Bayer Agrees to Buy Algeta for $2.9B

Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) –- Bloomberg's Mark Barton reports on the latest company news making headlines on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Is the Laptop Ban About Terrorism or Protectionism?
00:28 - The U.S. announced a ban of laptops and other large electronics in carry-on bags on nonstop flights originating from 10 Middle Eastern airports. QuickTake Q&A explains the extent of the ban and why some say protectionism could be at play. (Source: Bloomberg)
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