Obama Pressures Congress for Deal to Avert Cuts

Feb. 19 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama stepped up pressure on Congress to avert “brutal” automatic $1.2 trillion in budget cuts set to kick in March 1, saying it would harm the economy and curtail vital services. He reports on Bloomberg Television's "Bottom Line." (Source: Bloomberg)

Shipping Industry Sounding the Alarm on Global Growth
00:38 - If the Baltic Dry Index is any guide for the global economy, the picture is looking stormy. It's plunged to historic lows since the start of the year. Bloomberg looks at why, and what it could tell us about future growth.
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