European Stocks Rise on U.S. Budget Optimism

European stocks gained for a fourth day, extending an 18-month high, amid optimism U.S. lawmakers will agree a budget, and before the European Central Bank unveils 2014 forecasts. U.S. futures fell. Asian stocks rose.

Fitbit's First Decade in Focus
50:49 - Fitbit is turning 10 and the last decade has been anything but a walk in the park. Five years ago Bloomberg’s Cory Johnson took a walk with the then private startup’s CEO James Park. Now, five years, one IPO and over 60 million products sold later, the two took another walk on the streets of San Francisco. (Source: Bloomberg)
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