Most Dangerous Day of Life Is Birth in Africa

Aug. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Last year, 289,000 women worldwide died giving life and about 1 million newborns didn't survive their first day amid a dearth of high-quality, skilled maternity care. Their plight is gaining attention with only 500 days to go before the world is scheduled to meet the United Nations' eight Millennium Development Goals for improving the health and well-being of the world's most vulnerable people. Bloomberg's Jason Gale reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

QuickTake: Why the Swiss Love Referendums
39:32 - In today’s “QuickTake,” Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn takes a look at the political process in Switzerland. She speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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