Two explosions ripped through the Brussels airport departure hall on Tuesday morning, causing deaths and injuries, according to initial Belgian news reports. Passengers said the bombs went off in rapid succession around 8 a.m., the peak check-in hour for morning flights within Europe. Belgian police said there was at least one dead, while VTM news put the toll at 11, citing a local fire department. Bloomberg’s Jones Hayden reports.
With All Due Respect,” Mark Halperin and John Heilemann discuss former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s decision not to pursue an independent bid for the White House. (Michael R. Bloomberg is the founder and majority owner of Bloomberg LP, the parent company of Bloomberg News.)