Apple Reshapes Holiday Shopping With Bigger Smartphones

Holiday shoppers aren’t just abandoning crowded stores in favor of shopping online. They’re also putting aside tablets in favor of pushing the buy button on bigger smartphones such as Apple Inc.’s iPhone 6 Plus.

Obama: COP21 Paris Climate Talks a Test of Global Resolve

President Barack Obama told world leaders that the climate talks that opened Monday in Paris mark a turning point for collective action on global warming and stand as a rejection of the terrorists who struck the French capital a little more than two weeks ago.

Rand Weakens to Record as South African Trade Deficit Widens

The rand weakened to an all-time low and bonds tumbled as South Africa’s trade deficit widened more than expected in October to the biggest shortfall in nine months, before credit-rating reviews this week that may bring the country closer to junk.


Is Texas in Trouble?

Bloomberg's Joe Weisenthal talks about what he's following ahead of today's ‘What’d You Miss?’ Watch the show with Joe, Alix Steel and Scarlet Fu every weekday at 4 p.m. ET on Bloomberg. (Source: Bloomberg)