Polar Blast Plunges Chicago Temperatures Below Zero

Jan. 6 (Bloomberg) -- The coldest air in almost 20 years is sweeping over the central U.S. toward the East Coast, threatening to topple temperature records, ignite energy demand and damage Great Plains winter wheat. The high in Chicago today was expected to be minus 10 with a wind chill in the minus 35- to minus 50-range, according to National Weather Service. (Source: Bloomberg)
Ev Williams’ Obvious Ventures Raises $123,456,789
36:12 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is $123,456,789, for the amount of money Twitter co-founder Ev Williams and his team at Obvious Ventures raised for their first fund. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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