Gun Background-Check Plan Defeated in Senate

April 17 (Bloomberg) -- The Senate defeated a plan to expand background checks for firearm purchasers, imperiling President Barack Obama’s bid for new gun-control measures four months after 20 schoolchildren were shot to death in Newtown, Connecticut. Megan Hughes reports on Bloomberg Television's "Taking Stock." (Source: Bloomberg)
Is Virtual Reality the Next Mega-Trend in Tech?
10:35 - Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster and Canaan Partners' Maha Ibrahim discuss the future of virtual reality with Bloomberg Businessweek's Brad Stone on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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