Musk, Bezos and the Race of Galactic Billionaires

Sept. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Jeff Bezos' and Elon Musk's startup space companies have hired prominent former U.S. lawmakers to lobby Congress as they battle for control over a launch pad at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Adam Johnson reports that Bezos and Musk have plenty of company when it comes to billionaires chasing the next frontier.
Japan Consumer Spending Stalls: Is This a Warning Signal?
56:05 - Japan’s retail sales fell in March the most since 1998, cutting against central bank chief Haruhiko Kuroda’s view that cheaper energy will give a boost to the world’s third-biggest economy. Bloomberg's Shery Ahn reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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