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Investors Bet on Opioid Fallout Sinking Drug Stocks

Companies in the pharmaceutical supply chain are facing some 2,000 lawsuits related to the opioid crisis, leading some investors to wager that potential settlements from that litigation will drag down shares....

Investors Bet on Opioid Fallout Sinking Drug Stocks

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Microbiome Startup Seeks to Reassure Investors on Ethics UBiome Inc. sent a letter to investors seeking to reassure them that the company is taking steps to restore its credibility, including a new code of e...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Foreign Investors are Checking Out of the Chinese Stock Market The past month has seen the largest outflows from China’s mainland-listed stocks on record, confounding expectations that their inclusion in indexes w...
17:48, 05/15/2019

Asian shares dip as investors await China data, Fed Shares in Asia fell on Tuesday despite another record high close for the S&P 500, as investors await a U.S. Federal Reserve policy decision for clues ...
04:00, 04/30/2019

Investors brace portfolios for longer U.S.-China trade war Investors are losing faith that a U.S.-China trade deal could happen soon and are bracing their portfolios for a more prolonged battle that could hamp...
02:16, 05/14/2019

Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investors that backed out of the event A dispute over the future of the Woodstock 50 festival has spiraled into a court fight, with organizers suing and at least temporarily silencing a for...
14:48, 05/10/2019

For Investors, a Balanced Diet Beats Food Fads Beyond Meat’s first week as a listed company shows how famished investors are for healthy-eating options. Judging by the performance of earlier food f...
17:48, 05/10/2019

US-China trade talks: investors hopeful of breakthrough Negotiators working to avoid escalation in tariffs that could result in full-scale trade warInvestors were hopeful of a breakthrough in talks between ...
01:48, 05/10/2019

Musk makes $500B autonomy pitch to investors Elon Musk described autonomous-driving technology as “transformative” to Tesla in a call aimed at ginning up interest in the EV maker’s debt and stock...
06:00, 05/03/2019

Investors Are The Main Lenders To U.S. Businesses, And They May Not Understand The Risks Businesses offset a decline in bank lending by flooding the marekt with bonds. This is a transfer of lending risk from banks to bondholders, especiall...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Cboe Launches New Volatility Product Microsite for ETP Investors CHICAGO – January 2, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, has la...
20:48, 05/01/2019

Escalating Tariffs Test Investors' Faith in U.S. Growth Economic growth remains solid, but some analysts and investors said the escalation of trade tensions stokes concern that this year’s stock rally could...
19:16, 05/14/2019

Futures bounce as investors cheer Apple results U.S. stock index futures jumped on Wednesday, pointing to a strong open for Wall Street as Apple Inc's stellar results and forecast allayed concerns a...
14:00, 05/01/2019

Is It Time To Sell? 4 Questions Fund Investors Should Answer Getting better at selling funds can help you keep your investments in shape and may even improve your results. These four questions can help you know ...
14:09, 05/01/2019

'Unsophisticated' investors overreact to Dem calls for 'Medicare for All' — ex-Aetna CEO Health-care stocks are underperforming the market because of investor alarm over political "slogans" from Democrats, says former Aetna CEO Ronald Will...
15:32, 05/07/2019

Erdogan says Turkey ready to support international investors Turkey is ready to provide its full support to international investors, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday, adding that while attacks on the ec...
16:00, 05/04/2019

BlackRock, Other Big Investors Spoil Uber's Coming-Out Party Uber Technologies grew to be the nation’s most valuable startup thanks to support from some of the biggest investors around, but that support became a...
22:48, 05/19/2019

Berkshire Hathaway investors ponder life after Warren Buffett Berkshire Hathaway investors come to the annual meeting to learn from Warren Buffett. But they worry how much longer the 88-year-old will be in place....
02:32, 05/05/2019

Wall St. falls as investors cautious on trade; Intel slides The benchmark S&P 500 fell on Wednesday for the third day in a row as investors remained cautious about the latest developments on U.S.-China trade ta...
23:32, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Shares dive as Trump tweets rattle investors BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on reaction to President Donald Trump’s threat to raise tariffs on imports from China to 25% as of this coming Friday ...
12:00, 05/06/2019

Wall St. slips as energy drops, investors digest Fed comments U.S. stocks eased further from recent record highs on Thursday as energy shares dropped along with oil prices and investors continued to digest commen...
01:00, 05/03/2019

3 ways to select smart investors and avoid toxic partnerships I recently came to the rescue of a startup in crisis. The idea was solid: The company wanted to develop heavy-duty drones that could assist firefighte...
11:16, 05/07/2019

Dollar Aloft Near Multiyear Highs as Investors Parse Data, Fed The dollar backed off from a two-year high this past week after a Fed meeting and several key data releases presented investors with conflicting signa...
15:32, 05/05/2019

Struggling junior miners woo investors to fund exploration projects Junior miners, struggling to fund exploration as institutions seek lower risk and better returns from larger rivals and newer industries, sought to se...
00:16, 05/03/2019

Cramer: Why investors must time the big funds, not the business cycle, to win in this market "If you wait for a particular cycle to turn, you'll be too late — by the time there's clear evidence, you've already missed the move," ...
02:00, 05/04/2019

Investors Await Clues on Fed's Rate Pause, Policy Outlook Federal Reserve officials are poised to leave interest rates unchanged at their two-day meeting ending Wednesday, and the debate could center on what ...
16:32, 05/01/2019

Uber, Lyft Get Creative, but Investors Aren't Blind to Losses Uber, Lyft and other big startups have touted their new business models that disrupt old industries but lose historic amounts of money. To try to win ...
21:00, 05/14/2019

Cramer: Investors who bought Apple ahead the quarter got the call right "Not only did Apple deliver a nice top- and bottom-line beat, but China, the major source of weakness last quarter, is turning around," Jim Cramer say...
01:48, 05/01/2019

Logitech shares fall as investors pocket recent gains Logitech International SA shares fell nearly 9 percent on Tuesday as investors cashed in on the computer peripheral maker's gains this year and succes...
13:32, 04/30/2019

Asia markets mixed as investors grapple with rising oil prices Shares in Asia were mixed on Tuesday as investors grappled with the recent spike in oil prices after the U.S. announced that its sanctions waivers on ...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Investors Search for Opportunity in Unloved Corner of Stock Market European stocks have been among the least liked investments for fund managers in recent months. Yet some investors, sensing Europe’s economic gloom li...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Some investors are living in a parallel universe and forget what happened 20 years ago The City of London, Wall Street and others are all looking for the next big thing, the next Amazon everyone can get behind and pump billions into the ...
07:48, 04/30/2019

Woodstock 50 festival canceled, investors say, but organizers dispute report The Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair has been canceled, according to investor Dentsu Aegis Network. However, organizers say the August event is still ...
21:32, 04/29/2019

SEC Chair Jay Clayton wants to level the playing field for retail investors There is a rush of initial public offerings expected this year, but SEC Chair Jay Clayton has a message for those looking to enter the public stock ma...
18:16, 04/28/2019

Neuberger urges Verint investors to back its board nominees Asset manager Neuberger Berman on Monday urged shareholders of Verint Systems to vote for its three director nominees and asked the data analytics com...
05:16, 05/14/2019

Kazakhs, foreign investors puzzled by power-sharing leaders The new Kazakh president, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, flies a modest Airbus A321 jet. His predecessor and patron Nursultan Nazarbayev moves around on a muc...
11:32, 04/29/2019

Alphabet Investors Search for Clues Inside Tech Giant Google parent Alphabet is scheduled to announce earnings after the market closes. Even if this isn’t the quarter when Google finally discloses YouTube...
12:16, 04/29/2019

Rapid bitcoin rally cheers crypto market investors, others wary Bitcoin hit its highest level in 10 months on Tuesday, raising hopes among cryptocurrency enthusiasts of greater mainstream acceptance as an escalatin...
19:16, 05/14/2019

Companies Make Room for Investors Pushing Climate, Social Issues The largest U.S. companies are beginning to pay heed to the demands of investors focused on environmental and social issues, a shift for shareholders ...
16:32, 05/01/2019

Real estate firms names the top cities for risk-seeking investors In its Resilient Cities Index report, Savills highlighted several cities that were still relatively untapped, despite being the most likely to see eco...
16:16, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 1-XPO investors back exec pay, reject call for independent chair XPO Logistics Inc on Wednesday said investors ratified the company's executive compensation plan and rejected shareholder proposals calling for an ind...
01:32, 05/16/2019

Stock futures flat as investors parse latest round of earnings U.S. stock index futures were muted on Tuesday, a day after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq set intraday records, with investors going through the latest batch...
14:32, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Logitech shares fall as investors pocket recent gains Logitech International SA shares fell nearly 9 percent on Tuesday as investors cashed in on the computer peripheral maker's gains this year and succes...
11:25, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Neuberger urges Verint investors to back its board nominees Asset manager Neuberger Berman on Monday urged shareholders of Verint Systems to vote for its three director nominees and asked the data analytics com...
06:00, 05/14/2019

Investors shun equities, pile into bonds in past week: BAML Investors are neither extremely bullish nor bearish, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch's gauge of market sentiment, as they weigh the impact ...
18:32, 05/17/2019

Asian shares trade sideways as investors await fresh cues Asian markets marked time on Thursday with two major centers - Japan and China - shut for holidays while the dollar held on to overnight gains after t...
07:32, 05/02/2019

Wall St. dips as investors await outcome of U.S.-China trade talks Wall Street's main indexes fell on Thursday ahead of critical trade negotiations between the United States and China, though they pared losses signifi...
23:48, 05/09/2019

For investors, bloom is off Europe amid Brexit, yellow vest worries Europe, long a major destination of investor capital, is losing luster, say prominent bankers and asset managers, who are reducing exposure to the are...
04:00, 05/01/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares dip as investors await China data, Fed Shares in Asia fell on Tuesday despite another record high close for the S&P 500, as investors await a U.S. Federal Reserve policy decision for clues ...
03:32, 04/30/2019

Investors sell shares, shelter in bonds before make-or-break trade talks World shares tumbled towards five-week lows on Wednesday as renewed trade tensions and concern over the strength of the global economy drove investors...
14:32, 05/08/2019

Ford's earnings proved the automaker's risky bets are paying off — and investors are buying in Despite a steep decline in first-quarter profits, investors are turning upbeat on the second-largest domestic automaker, sending Ford shares soaring p...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Firm urges JPMorgan investors to reject Jamie Dimon’s compensation package Jamie Dimon earns too much money, according to one of Wall Street’s most powerful watchdogs. An influential advisory firm recommended that JPMorgan Ch...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Facebook investors brace for an update from Zuckerberg on the company's planned pivot to privacy With Facebook set to release quarterly results Wednesday afternoon, Wall Street wants to know how well the company is preparing to make money beyond a...
19:00, 04/28/2019

METALS-Copper rebounds as investors seek bargains, but trade tensions weigh Copper rebounded on Tuesday as investors emboldened by solid supply-demand fundamentals sought bargains after tit-for-tat trade tariffs resumed betwee...
13:16, 05/14/2019

Ford CEO reassures investors of EV plans as it pours money into electric F-150, Mustang-inspired car As millions of Americans begin to signal interest in electric vehicles, Ford Motor says innovating in the EV industry is one of the automaker's t...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Trump loves coal, hates climate action but investors are fighting back President Donald Trump may believe climate science is junk science, but forward-thinking impact investors love portfolios of companies and funds pursu...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Turkish lira hits lowest point this year as new election jolts investors The Turkish lira hit a seven-month low on Tuesday after the country announced a fresh election for the city of Istanbul, deepening market uncertainty....
21:16, 05/07/2019

Wall Street drops as investors await outcome of critical trade talks Wall Street's main indexes were lower on Thursday, as tensions flared up ahead of a high-stakes U.S.-China trade meeting, potentially prolonging a dis...
20:00, 05/09/2019

CBOE Holdings To Present at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference On March 5 CHICAGO, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, President and Chief Operating Officer...
16:32, 05/02/2019

Drug Prices Will Soon Appear in Many TV Ads A Trump administration change will require TV ads for prescription drugs covered by Medicare or Medicaid to include the list price if it is over $35....
15:32, 05/08/2019

Investors take 'Spring Break' from risk assets, pulling cash from junk-bond funds Investors took a break from their buying binge of risk assets in the week ended Wednesday, as U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds posted $520 millio...
18:16, 04/28/2019

America's wealthy investors say Fed-induced stock rally has plenty of life left — maybe years Millionaire investors began 2019 worried about the market, but as the Fed's about-face on interest rates takes hold as the new normal in monetary...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Here's why Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and other investors are pouring billions into clean-tech ventures Billionaire investors Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Jack Ma and others are pouring billions into clean-tech ventures as renewable-energy technology advances...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Vice Media Raises $250 Million in Debt From Group of Investors Including George Soros Vice Media said it has raised $250 million in debt from a group of investors including George Soros, a move intended to help the struggling new media ...
03:16, 05/04/2019

CBOE Holdings to Present at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Tuesday, March 4 CHICAGO, IL - February 25, 2014 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will present at t...
13:00, 05/02/2019

CBOE Holdings to Present at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Monday, March 7 CHICAGO, IL -- March 3, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the ...
09:48, 05/02/2019

Wall Street tumbles as investors shun risk ahead of critical trade talks Wall Street fell more than 1 percent on Thursday, as tensions heated up ahead of a make-or-break U.S.-China trade meeting, which could lead to a prolo...
17:48, 05/09/2019

CBOE Holdings to Present at Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Monday, March 2, 2015 CHICAGO, IL - February 24, 2015 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will present at th...
11:48, 05/02/2019

CBOE Holdings, Inc. to Present at Raymond James 33rd Annual Institutional Investors Conference on March 5 CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced that Edward T. Tilly, President and Chief Operating Officer,...
01:32, 05/03/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets hit as trade fears make investors dial back on risk Latin American stock markets fell on Tuesday, broadly pressured by worries over U.S.-China trade ties, while currencies in Latin America softened agai...
23:16, 05/07/2019

The Uber strike should worry investors and the company because it points to a fundamental problem with its business model (LYFT) Uber and Lyft and their investors should be worried about the strike Wednesday by the app-based taxi companies' drivers. The labor action highlights a...
00:16, 05/12/2019

Drug ads on TV will soon have to include price TV pitches for prescription drugs will soon include the price, giving consumers more information upfront as they make medication choices. (May 8) ...
03:48, 05/09/2019

Elizabeth Warren Knows What It Will Take to End the Drug War Earlier this week, Senator Elizabeth Warren released an updated version of the Comprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency (CARE) Act, a bill she fir...
15:32, 05/11/2019

Drug-sniffing dog graduates TUCSON – Diesel, an 18-month-old Labrador retriever graduated from an eight-week basic service dog training course Wednesday. Diesel works at th...
14:32, 05/02/2019

A $2 Million Drug Is About to Hit the Market A new treatment for an infant muscle-wasting disease is about to go on sale at a potential cost of $2 million, a record price tag likely to fuel the c...
15:16, 05/07/2019

GHB: The new old drug taking over Berlin It's cheap, easy to make, and incredibly dangerous, and Berlin's night clubs may be complicit its trade and use. But targeting the clubs would also de...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Treasurys rise, sending yields lower as investors seek safety amid Trump's tariff threat U.S. government debt prices were higher on Monday morning, as investors digested news that the White House will impose higher tariffs on Chinese goods...
23:48, 05/06/2019

CBOE Holdings, Inc. to Present at Raymond James 32nd Annual Institutional Investors Conference Monday, March 7 CHICAGO, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced that Executive Vice Chairman Edward T. Tilly will present at...
01:32, 05/03/2019

2 officers, dog given Narcan after possible drug exposure Two St. Louis-area police officers and a police dog had to be administered the opioid overdose reversal medication Narcan after they were exposed to w...
22:32, 05/07/2019

The Danger Of Drugs: This Man Has Become Annoying After Doing A Drug We all grow up listening to warnings from parents and teachers about the dangers of drug use, but nothing is scarier than seeing someone you know beco...
21:32, 05/13/2019

Novartis buys Takeda's dry eye drug for $3.4 bln Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG said on Wednesday it agreed to acquire Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd's dry eye drug Xiidra for an upfront payment of $...
02:16, 05/09/2019

Trump needs help from Pelosi to notch a big drug pricing win As the president looks ahead to his reelection effort, achieving something as major as direct negotiations between Medicare and drug companies could b...
14:48, 04/29/2019

Pfizer gets U.S. approval for $225,000 a year heart drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved Pfizer Inc's oral drug, tafamidis, to treat a rare and fatal heart disease called transthyret...
17:48, 05/07/2019

Novartis buys Takeda's dry eye drug for $3.4 billion Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG said on Wednesday it agreed to acquire Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd's dry eye drug Xiidra for $3.4 billion, as well a...
03:16, 05/09/2019

Takeda sells dry eye drug to Novartis to help cut debt Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd agreed to sell its dry eye drug to Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG for $3.4 billion and potential milestone payments of up to...
05:00, 05/09/2019

Canelo Alvarez has come a long way since 2018 drug ban LAS VEGAS — What a difference a year makes. It seems like a distant memory that the annual Cinco de Mayo fight weekend in Sin City was basically cance...
12:32, 05/02/2019

GSK's HIV drug wins European panel thumbs-up GlaxoSmithKline Plc's two-drug treatment for HIV infections won marketing approval from a European Medicines Agency (EMA) panel on Friday, after the B...
23:32, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Novartis buys Takeda's dry eye drug for $3.4 bln Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG said on Wednesday it agreed to acquire Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd's dry eye drug Xiidra for $3.4 billion, as well a...
02:16, 05/09/2019

Trial over Arkansas’ use of execution drug nearing end LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal trial over Arkansas’ use of a sedative in lethal injections is wrapping up in Little Rock following testimony...
17:48, 05/02/2019

Pharma ads will soon be required to include drug prices Pharmaceutical companies will soon be required to include their products’ prices in TV ads, under a new rule that the Trump administration hopes...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Novartis buys dry eye drug from Takeda for up to $5.3 billion Novartis is buying dry-eye drug Xiidra from Takeda Pharmaceutical Co for up to $5.3 billion as the Swiss drugmaker refreshes its ophthalmic medicines ...
14:16, 05/09/2019

A generic HIV prevention drug should arrive in 2021 Pharmaceutical giant Gilead has agreed to release its exclusive patent to manufacture and sell the HIV-prevention drug Truvada. This means we could se...
23:48, 05/08/2019

'A Viagra-like drug could reverse heart failure' Research in sheep finds that a drug that doctors prescribe for the treatment of erectile dysfunction can effectively treat the effects of heart failur...
23:32, 05/01/2019

Olivia Laing: ‘I was hooked and my drug was Twitter’ In a period of loneliness, Olivia Laing turned to Twitter. But then it trapped her…I was a late adopter of technology. In the 1990s, I lived off-grid....
12:16, 05/05/2019

Researchers eye brain implant for drug addiction Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch. China is emerging ...
06:16, 05/08/2019

In Canada, a little-known drug regulator shows its teeth A tiny, little-known government agency is ramping up regulation of Canada's pharmaceutical industry, seeking to rein in prices for patented drugs that...
07:16, 05/08/2019

Yaba: The cheap synthetic drug convulsing a nation Yaba, a mix of methamphetamine and caffeine, is wreaking havoc in Bangladesh, and hundreds of people have died in "crossfire" incidents involving poli...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Former NFL, LSU football player rebounds from drug addiction, homelessness to help others Former speedster and wide receiver Eric Smith played at LSU and Scottish Claymores before the Chicago Bears. In recovery, he's giving to others. ...
17:49, 05/17/2019

AOC Guillotines Pharma Exec Over Insane Drug Prices C-SPAN has a reputation for being boring, but when New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is testifying, she makes it her own personal highlight reel,...
17:48, 05/17/2019

Gilead experimental NASH drug fails another study Gilead Sciences Inc's experimental drug aimed at treating a type of fatty liver disease known as NASH failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage stu...
23:32, 04/28/2019

U.S. indicts operators of 'dark web' drug referral service U.S. prosecutors have filed money laundering charges against two Israelis who allegedly made millions of dollars operating a website connecting custom...
22:16, 05/08/2019

Generic version of HIV prevention drug on way after activist campaign Gilead Sciences, makers of HIV prevention drug Truvada, have announced that a generic version will be available as early as September 2020. Truvada, a...
22:16, 05/09/2019

Generic HIV prevention drug coming in 2020, Gilead says Following a campaign by activists, Gilead announced a generic version of Truvada, or PrEP, will be available next September, a year earlier than expec...
22:16, 05/08/2019

900-pound drug suspect had hole cut in home to get to court A 900-pound man was set to be literally cut out of his house in Virginia on Monday afternoon in a huge operation to bring him to court to face drug ch...
02:16, 05/14/2019

INSIGHT-In Canada, a little-known drug regulator shows its teeth A tiny, little-known government agency is ramping up regulation of Canada's pharmaceutical industry, seeking to rein in prices for patented drugs that...
07:48, 05/08/2019

New HHS rule to force drug companies to list prices in TV ads Heath and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced Wednesday a new rule to require pharmaceutical companies to reveal the prices of drugs they adv...
21:00, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Man in Wisconsin shooting faced drug charges The Latest on a Wisconsin shooting that killed a firefighter in Appleton and left another man dead (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Authorities in Wiscons...
07:16, 05/18/2019

K-pop star held on drug charges in latest scandal K-pop and drama star Park Yu-chun was arrested on Friday on charges of buying and using illegal drugs, a court said, the latest in a series of scandal...
18:16, 04/28/2019

1,000-Year-Old Psychedelic Drug Kit Contains Traces of Cocaine and Ayahuasca Archaeologists in the Bolivian Andes have discovered a 1,000-year-old ritual bundle—basically a stash of drug paraphernalia—containing traces five dif...
22:00, 05/07/2019

PTSD may one day be treated with a common blood pressure drug Preliminary experiments suggest that a type of blood pressure drug can make it easier to un-learn fear memories, hinting at a possible treatment for P...
18:16, 04/28/2019

Police arrest more than 100 in central Florida drug bust Florida police arrested over 100 members of a suspected criminal drug origination and seized 75 firearms and over 500,000 lethal doses of fentanyl, au...
13:48, 05/02/2019

Albania court jails drug trafficker for 10 years TIRANA, Albania (AP) — An Albanian drug trafficker who went on the run for three years has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Tirana’s Seriou...
18:16, 05/07/2019

Tyreke Evans Kicked Out Of NBA For Drug Policy Violation This afternoon, the NBA announced that Pacers guard and former rookie of the year Tyreke Evans has been “dismissed and disqualified from the league fo...
04:16, 05/18/2019

Many Readers Say No to Idea of Life-Extending Drug, but Yes for Their Dogs “You can’t cheat death,” wrote a reader who echoed many responses to an article about drug tests on dogs to try to slow aging. But others said the goa...
20:32, 04/28/2019

Drug-releasing coil in stomach could provide better treatment for TB Some people have to take several tablets each day to treat tuberculosis – a coil threaded with pills and inserted in the stomach offers an alternative...
18:16, 04/28/2019

GSK's 3-in-1 inhalable drug shows promise in asthma study British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Thursday that its three-in-one drug Trelegy met the main goal of a late-stage asthma study, signalling a...
20:32, 05/02/2019

Second Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling A Canadian citizen has been sentenced to death in China for producing and trafficking a large amount of methamphetamine, a Chinese court announced Tue...
12:32, 04/30/2019

Lawmakers target spouses who drug, rape their partners COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Efforts to end exemptions in state laws for rape by a spouse are gaining renewed attention in the #MeToo era. Vestiges of the so...
15:00, 05/04/2019

China sentences Canadian to death for drug offences A Chinese court sentenced a Canadian national to death on Tuesday for producing and trafficking methamphetamine, amid heightened tension between Beiji...
10:00, 04/30/2019

Autopsy: Man killed in drug raid had 9 gunshot wounds HOUSTON (AP) — An autopsy report for a man who along with his wife was fatally shot by Houston police during a drug raid of their home says he suffere...
01:48, 05/04/2019

Cardinals star Patrick Peterson hit with six-game drug ban Cardinals star cornerback Patrick Peterson is suspended the first six games of the season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug pol...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Lab Owner Arrested for Falsifying Results of Drug Tests Investigators are scrambling to determine how many parents may have lost jobs, custody of their children and more after the owner of an Alabama labora...
05:48, 05/15/2019

Maryland Takes Step Toward Capping Drug Prices Maryland is poised to become the first state to create a panel to review expensive prescription drugs and cap what public agencies will pay for them....
14:32, 04/30/2019

The Latest: Drug company founder disappointed in conviction BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the conviction of a drug company and four executives in a scheme to bribe doctors across the U.S. to prescribe a powerful ...
05:48, 05/03/2019

TCU RB Sewo Olonilua arrested on drug possession charges HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — TCU running back Sewo Olonilua, who set a school bowl record with 194 yards rushing in a victory over California last season,...
01:00, 05/17/2019

PhRMA: Drug advertising rules would confuse patients Pharmaceutical ads mandate also would ignore First Amendment and give short shrift to FDA, says the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of Ameri...
04:00, 05/17/2019

Patients' drug costs surge for some neurologic conditions (Reuters Health) - Many patients with neurologic disorders like multiple sclerosis, epilepsy and Parkinson's disease have seen steep increases in thei...
01:00, 05/02/2019

Most health care industry profits go to drug companies Big Pharma eats up a lion’s share of health care industry profits, according to new first-quarter financial reports — and its dominance has implicatio...
00:16, 05/14/2019

Mexican cartel drug trafficker sentenced in Atlanta ATLANTA (AP) — The head of the U.S. arm of the cocaine transportation and distribution network of Edgar Valdez-Villareal, also known as La Barbie, has...
03:16, 05/17/2019

Giants prospect suspended for performance-enhancing drug San Francisco Giants pitching prospect Logan Webb suspended 80 games for testing positive for performance-enhancing substance     ...
19:16, 05/01/2019

Alex Hales drug ban prompts review of ECB guidelines The fallout from Alex Hales's 21-day recreational drugs ban will see the ECB and PCA review the regulations around the issue – even though they were o...
17:32, 05/01/2019

Watch: Mom in labor's positive drug test blamed on bagel A New York state mother was temporarily separated from her newborn son after a bagel caused a false positive on a drug test administered while she was...
19:32, 05/15/2019

Mallinckrodt shares drop after U.S. joins cases over expensive drug The U.S. Justice Department has joined a pair of whistleblower lawsuits alleging a drugmaker now owned by Mallinckrodt Plc improperly promoted an expe...
19:48, 04/30/2019

Archaeologists found 1,000-year-old cocaine in an ancient drug stash Humans who lived 1,000 years ago could never have imagined the incredible advancements the subsequent centuries would bring. What we consider to be ou...
22:00, 05/07/2019

U.S. states sue Teva, 19 other drug companies in price-fixing complaint Forty-four U.S. states have filed a lawsuit accusing 20 drug companies including Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc of a sweeping scheme to inflate drug pri...
16:00, 05/11/2019

Erection drug is an ‘effective’ heart failure treatment: study A drug used to pump up men’s sex lives has been found to be good for the heart. Scientists say the erectile-dysfunction (ED) drug, Tadalafil, was foun...
14:32, 05/02/2019

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat drug addicts SHANGHAI (AP) — Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a swi...
05:16, 05/08/2019

Indivior signs deal to sell schizophrenia drug in Canada British drugmaker Indivior Plc on Thursday signed a licensing agreement with HLS Therapeutics Inc for the sale of its schizophrenia drug Perseris in C...
14:00, 05/09/2019

| Elderly Aussie couple sign for drug shipment after delivery mix-up An elderly couple in Australia were the surprise recipients of an illegal drug shipment after signing for a wrongly delivered parcel containing millio...
09:32, 05/03/2019

Nottinghamshire confirm Alex Hales will return on Friday after drug ban • Opening batsman set to feature against Durham• Hales was removed from England’s provisional World Cup squadAlex Hales will return to cricket with No...
00:00, 05/02/2019

Hospital Drug-Making Venture Picks Antibiotics as First Products Civica Rx, the nonprofit drugmaking venture established by a group of hospitals, plans to begin distributing vancomycin hydrochloride and daptomycin b...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Dozens of States Sue 20 Drug Companies for Price Fixing and Obstruction Forty-four states, led by the Connecticut attorney general’s office, have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against 20 generic pharmaceutical man...
02:48, 05/12/2019

Connecticut police arrest 52 drug suspects in massive sting The Waterbury Police Department launched "Operation: Raw Deal" last September, which netted 52 arrests, in response to an uptick in heroin overdoses a...
03:32, 05/19/2019

John Jay College plans to fire professors over sex and drug scandal John Jay College of Criminal Justice revealed Tuesday that it’s moving to fire three professors over a sex and drugs scandal first exposed by Th...
23:16, 05/14/2019

AbbVie, Boehringer Settle U.S. Patent Dispute Over Drug Humira AbbVie and Boehringer Ingelheim said they have resolved their U.S. patent dispute over a biosimilar to Abbvie’s Humira, the world’s biggest-selling dr...
21:00, 05/14/2019

New drug for multiple sclerosis patients after maker drops price Hope for sufferers of rare form of disease as manufacturers of Ocrevus cave in to NHS EnglandPeople with a rare form of multiple sclerosis will finall...
06:16, 05/09/2019

Jury convicts man of Illinois drug-case informant’s death CHICAGO (AP) — Jurors in Chicago have convicted a man in the 2012 murder of an informant who cooperated with a federal investigation into a central Il...
19:00, 05/06/2019

No prison for mom after baby dies from drug-laced breast milk CHALFONT, Pa. — A Pennsylvania mother who prosecutors say killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breast milk is not going to pri...
09:16, 05/10/2019

U.S. imposes drug-related sanctions on Mexican judge, former governor The United States imposed sanctions on Friday on 11 Mexicans, including a judge and a former governor, over their involvement with drug trafficking or...
19:16, 05/17/2019

Gilead donates anti-HIV drug for 200,000 people to help Trump initiative Pharmaceutical giant Gilead Sciences will donate the anti-HIV drug Truvada to the federal government so it can move toward its goal to eliminate HIV t...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Indiana sheriff's office encourages drug dealers to rat out their competition An Indiana sheriff's office is offering drug dealers the opportunity to snitch on their fellow drug dealers as a way to "take care of" their competito...
03:48, 05/07/2019

Fibromyalgia sufferers given hope after diabetes drug 'eradicates pain' RESEARCHERS believe they've found the 'missing link' to understanding the mysterious condition and trials of a new treatment have had amazing results....
20:16, 05/09/2019

The obscure advisory committees at the heart of the U.S. drug pricing debate Expectations were high last year for three new migraine drugs hitting the market from Amgen Inc, Eli Lilly and Co and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries....
17:00, 04/29/2019

Romance writer arrested on drug charges in West Virginia BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia have arrested a popular self-published romance writer on drug charges following a traffic stop. The E...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Drug laws must be amended to ‘combat racial discrimination’, UN experts say At every stage of the criminal justice system, people of African descent around the world are discriminated against, including death sentencing for dr...
21:48, 04/28/2019

Ex-Franklin Officer Accused Of Tipping Off Doctor To Drug Investigation SIMPSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A former Simpson County police officer has been charged with conspiring to obstruct a drug investigation against ...
18:32, 05/12/2019

Berlin park’s drug dealer solution panned by authorities BERLIN (AP) — A creative attempt by a downtown Berlin park manager to keep drug dealers away from families and joggers has been met with an emphatic &...
16:48, 05/09/2019

'Bring it on' - Philippines' drug war commander invites probes into killings The top enforcer of a brutal war on drugs in the Philippines on Friday dared prosecutors to go after him for the deaths of thousands of people, after ...
09:48, 05/17/2019

Indiana Pacers’ Tyreke Evans banned from NBA due to drug violation Evans, a 10-year NBA veteran who played last season for the Indiana Pacers and was set to become an unrestricted free agent, is eligible to apply for ...
06:48, 05/18/2019

Gilead, HHS chief announce donation of HIV prevention drug Truvada Health and Human Services Secretary Alex M. Azar announced a deal this week for drugmaker Gilead Sciences to donate billions of dollars in HIV prevent...
23:32, 05/10/2019

Trump administration wants to shame Big Pharma into lowering drug prices The Trump administration will require pharmaceutical companies to disclose drug prices, which HHS Secretary Alex Azar hopes will push companies to low...
16:16, 05/09/2019

FDA approves expanded label for Regeneron/Sanofi's cholesterol drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc's cholesterol drug Praluent as a treatment to cut the risk of h...
23:32, 04/28/2019

FDA grants Jacobus Pharma approval for rare disease drug Jacobus Pharmaceutical Co Inc on Monday won U.S. approval for the first drug to treat children with Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome, a rare autoimmu...
17:48, 05/07/2019

Woman lost hair and became suicidal after taking MS drug: suit A mom with multiple sclerosis says she lost her hair, became covered in lesions and even became suicidal — all because of a greedy doctor who was cash...
06:32, 05/06/2019

Honduras president’s brother admits knowing drug lords NEW YORK (AP) — Recently unsealed testimony shows that a brother of the Honduran president admitted to U.S. federal agents that he’d accepted pr...
22:32, 05/16/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 7 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 19 points lower at 7,361 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * VECTURA: British drugmaker...
08:16, 05/07/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 14 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up about 0.2% or 16 points on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * VODAFONE: Vodafone Grou...
10:00, 05/14/2019

Pot Stocks: Ready to Grow Up? Companies capitalizing on the cannabis boom are beginning to generate profits and expand rapidly through M&As. They are also starting to get accepted ...
17:16, 05/01/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 33 points lower at 7,238 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * STAGECOACH: Stagecoach Group s...
10:32, 05/09/2019

Why Foreigners Will Buy Saudi Stocks, Like It or Not Four years after Saudi Arabia first let foreigners into its stock market, many overseas investors will soon have little choice. That’s because MSCI In...
01:32, 05/10/2019

U.S. Stocks Weighed Down by Alphabet Falling shares of Alphabet pulled the S&P 500 lower after the internet giant reported its slowest revenue growth in years, inciting a modest retreat f...
16:48, 04/30/2019

U.S. Stocks Edge Higher U.S. stocks swung between small gains and losses as investors weighed downbeat economic data points and a report that President Trump plans to delay t...
17:48, 05/15/2019

Try these 2 stocks that will cut you a check every month Monthly dividend stocks have gotten increasingly popular with investors who need to live off the income their portfolios generate.    ...
04:00, 05/07/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian markets calm as investors await U.S. jobs report Asian share markets were subdued on Friday amid thin holiday trade although the dollar found support as investors pared expectations for a U.S. rate c...
08:00, 05/03/2019

Investors renew calls for Deutsche Bank to trim investment bank Deutsche Bank investors are renewing calls for it to scale back its investment bank division ahead of what promises to be a challenging annual shareho...
23:16, 05/16/2019

How the Trump prescription for drug prices transparency could make health care well again Requiring pharmaceutical manufacturers to disclose drug costs in television ads might stimulate debate on who pays for what: Our view   ...
04:00, 05/17/2019

Centre for Cancer Drug Discovery to focus on anti-evolution treatments Most people who die of cancer are killed by drug-resistant tumours. Can a new research centre focussing on developing anti-evolution treatments change...
02:00, 05/16/2019

NHS England, Biogen reach deal on pricey drug for deadly disorder England's National Health Service said it had reached a deal to pay for U.S. drugmaker Biogen Inc's expensive spinal muscle atrophy treatment Spinraza...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Gene-modified viruses rescue patient from drug-resistant 'superbug' Doctors normally resort to bacteriophages (bacteria-killing viruses) to kill antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" only when they've run out of option...
18:00, 05/12/2019

Houston police finish criminal probe of deadly drug raid Houston police Chief Art Acevedo says his department has finished its criminal investigation into a deadly January drug raid that killed a couple and ...
04:16, 05/16/2019

NHS to fund drug that prolongs lives of children with muscle-wasting disease Spinraza to be made available to spinal muscular atrophy patientsA drug that could prolong the lives of children with a rare muscle-wasting disease ha...
17:00, 05/15/2019

States bring price fixing suit against generic drug makers BOSTON (AP) — Attorneys general from more than 40 states are alleging the nation’s largest generic drug manufacturers conspired to artificially ...
20:00, 05/11/2019

Apparent drug sale scam leads to 2 deaths in Mexico City MEXICO CITY (AP) — An apparent dispute over a fake drug sale led to the death of two men in the tony Mexico City neighborhood of Condesa. The men were...
18:48, 05/15/2019

This Park in Germany Has Designated ‘Pink Zone’ Areas for Drug Dealers A park in Berlin has designated areas for drug dealers to do business. The manager of Görlitzer Park in the Kreuzburg area of Berlin spray painte...
09:16, 05/10/2019

Many Marijuana Users Turn to the Drug for a Surprising Reason: Workout Fuel Most Americans don’t get anywhere near enough exercise — for all kinds of reasons. Some researchers have wondered whether a rise in the us...
22:48, 05/07/2019

Intriguing New Drug Therapies May Boost Social Skills in People with Autism New research seems to show encouraging progress in helping treat the complex neurodevelopmental disorder autism. Two unrelated clinical trials, involv...
20:48, 05/01/2019

First FDA-approved drug for postpartum depression hits market in June — but with a $34,000 price tag In June, Zulresso — the first medicine approved by the FDA to specifically treat postpartum depression — will hit the market. Sage Therapeutics, the m...
18:00, 04/29/2019

"Mom, Police", Yelled Parrot As Cops Chased Drug Dealers. Now In Custody A parrot was taken into custody Monday after nearly spoiling a raid while playing lookout for two crack-dealing suspects by repeatedly yelling, "Mamae...
18:16, 04/28/2019

GSK expects shingles drug sales to exceed $1.3 billion after 'fantastic' quarter GlaxoSmithKline forecast 2019 sales of its fast-growing shingles vaccine Shingrix to be "significantly" more than 1 billion pounds ($1.31 billion) on ...
16:48, 05/01/2019

HIV-suppressing drug can stop virus being sexually transmitted, study finds Scientists say an end to the "HIV pandemic" could be in sight after a study found that effective treatment can prevent sexual transmission of the viru...
11:32, 05/03/2019

Trump administration will make drug companies post prices in commercials The Trump administration will require prescription drug companies to post prices in TV commercials, a move that is expected to trigger lawsuits over f...
15:32, 05/08/2019

The 6 craziest quotes from that Anjelica Huston interview, from drug use to her Oprah beef In a wide-ranging interview "Addams Family" star Angelica Huston, 67, opened up about her past drug use and her relationships with Jack Nicholson and ...
22:32, 05/01/2019

Trump, Democratic leaders to meet on drug prices soon: White House U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with congressional Democratic leaders soon to discuss drug prices, the White House said on Tuesday following inf...
21:32, 04/30/2019

Cancer-Drug Giant Roche Loses Edge as Rivals Grow Switzerland’s Roche Holding has enjoyed years as an unrivaled force in oncology. Now, with more companies piling into the space and its top-selling dr...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Budget office: $177B in added costs from Trump drug plan WASHINGTON (AP) — Budget experts for Congress say the Trump administration’s plan to reduce out-of-pocket drug costs for Medicare beneficiaries ...
23:48, 05/02/2019

Health Canada’s drug safety warnings not consistent with other countries’: report Health Canada issued warnings for only half of drug-safety issues identified in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, a new report find...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Philippines voters back Duterte and his drug war as he closes in on midterms victory Unofficial results show president’s allies have won nine key upper house seats, traditionally a bulwark against his controversial policiesPhilippine P...
08:16, 05/14/2019

Ness Wadia's Sentencing In Drug Case May Lead To IPL Team's Suspension As per the Operational Rules of IPL, no team official can act in a manner which brings disrepute to the team, the league, the BCCI or the game on or o...
11:16, 05/01/2019

Drugmakers will have to reveal prices in TV ads, as step to reduce prescription drug costs Health Secretary Alex Azar says the Trump administration has finalized rules making drug companies disclose prescription prices on TV commercials. &#...
22:00, 05/08/2019

CORRECTED-Mallinckrodt shares drop after U.S. joins cases over expensive drug The U.S. Justice Department has joined a pair of whistleblower lawsuits alleging a drugmaker now owned by Mallinckrodt Plc improperly promoted an expe...
00:00, 05/01/2019

HHS Secretary Azar: Drug makers must start listing prices in TV commercials Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced on Wednesday that prescription drug makers must begin disclosing their list prices in televisi...
22:32, 05/08/2019

U.N. Issues Urgent Warning on the Growing Peril of Drug-Resistant Infections A new report says the overuse of antimicrobial drugs in humans, animals and plants is fueling resistant pathogens that could kill 10 million people an...
02:32, 04/30/2019

For Stocks, the Line in the Sand Has been Drawn You've probably heard of support and resistance levels. The price of this particular global index "has met a support shelf area for the third time sin...
20:48, 05/01/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Standoff ** S&P 500 drops 0.8% on the week as China's aggressive stance in trade war with U.S. weighs ** At first support came under fire, but then overso...
23:48, 05/17/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Saddle up ** S&P 500 edges up 0.2% on the week. Strong jobs report spurs broad-based rally on Fri ** Indeed, even though the SPX has finally set a new recor...
23:00, 05/03/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 29 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 11 points higher at 7,439 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. * SSE: British energy co...
09:39, 04/29/2019

You Are About To Roll the Dice on Chinese Stocks With a higher weighting for Chinese stocks on the benchmark MSCI Emerging Markets Index, investors are about to get better acquainted with a wild and ...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Stocks hit record again. Is Trump the reason? The market is at all-time highs and many say Trump is the reason. But stocks were rallying when investors thought Hillary Clinton would win. Janet Yel...
20:00, 04/28/2019

The Score: The Business Week in 7 Stocks In a busy stretch for earnings and economic reports, both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite posted two record closes during the week and ended Friday’s...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks are off to a mixed start NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are off to a mixed start on Wall Street as losses ...
17:48, 05/02/2019

Crude Oil and U.S. Stocks: No Longer in Sync? There was a time (not long ago) when market observers talked about a correlation between oil and stocks. Recently, however, oil seems to be doing its ...
21:48, 05/01/2019

U.S. Stocks Open Mixed After Fed Outlook U.S. stocks meandered around the flatline, while bank shares rose as companies that stand to benefit from a better economic-growth outlook reacted wel...
16:16, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 14 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up about 0.2% or 16 points on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.3% ahead of the c...
10:00, 05/14/2019

EU Stocks, Brexit & "Trade Wars" The August European Financial Forecast delivers all-new insights on Brexit, the German economy and more. Editor Brian Whitmer delivers distinct insigh...
14:48, 05/01/2019

Stocks’ Seasonal Tendencies: Why Context is Key "Sell in May and go away." "Santa Claus rally." These are just two sayings that have to do with the stock market's seasonal tendencies. But, investors...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Why This Stocks Indicator Should Grab Your Attention It's wise to put stock market data into context. EWI's Chief Market Analyst Steve Hochberg does just that with a sentiment measure that is flashing a ...
15:32, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 33 points lower at 7,238 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100 futures were down 0....
10:32, 05/09/2019

Teva, other drug companies accused in sweeping U.S. price-fixing scheme: lawsuit U.S. states filed a lawsuit accusing 20 drug companies including Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc of a sweeping scheme to inflate drug prices - sometimes ...
17:32, 05/11/2019

Eli Lilly misses estimates for diabetes drug Trulicity, cuts revenue forecast Eli Lilly and Co reported lower-than-expected sales for its top-selling diabetes drug Trulicity and cut its full-year revenue forecast as it sees furt...
14:32, 04/30/2019

To catch a drug thief, hospital secretly recorded births, women’s surgeries Enlarge / Not where you want a hidden camera. (credit: Getty | Brendan Hoffman) A California hospital faces a lawsuit from 81 women who allege they...
17:32, 05/02/2019

J&J analyst day tries to steer focus to drug business as talc baby powder comes under fire Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical business will take the spotlight Wednesday at the company's analyst day as the company shares its plans f...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Court reverses couple’s drug convictions after prosecutor mocks patron saint Luis Morales-Montanez and Jessica Acosta were convicted of selling $20,000 worth of methamphetamine by Chief District Judge Karen Caldwell in Lexingto...
23:32, 05/17/2019

Eli Lilly misses estimates for top-selling diabetes drug Trulicity, shares slip Eli Lilly and Co reported lower-than-expected sales for its top-selling diabetes drug Trulicity on Tuesday and said it expects further hits from price...
16:48, 04/30/2019

House Democrats pass bill to lower drug prices and shore up Obamacare The House of Representatives approved a three-part bill Thursday to lower prescription drug prices, along with measures to reverse Trump administratio...
09:32, 05/17/2019

Lilly's new migraine drug pulls ahead of Amgen in fierce battle for new prescriptions Eli Lilly and Co has pulled ahead in a three-way race with Amgen Inc and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd in attracting new patients to a new class ...
23:00, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 1-NHS England, Biogen reach deal on pricey drug for deadly disorder England's National Health Service said it had reached a deal to pay for U.S. drugmaker Biogen Inc's expensive spinal muscle atrophy treatment Spinraza...
08:00, 05/15/2019

House Passes Legislation Aiming to Shore Up Health Law and Lower Drug Costs Democrats tied several bills together, trying to hold Republicans to promises to protect coverage of pre-existing conditions and rein in drug costs, b...
02:32, 05/17/2019

McKesson, Drug Distribution Giant, Settles Lawsuit Over Opioids in West Virginia The state accused the nation’s largest drug distributor of flooding rural counties with opioids. McKesson denied the allegations in a $37 million sett...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Gilead posts higher first-quarter profit; drug sales in line with expectations Gilead Sciences Inc on Thursday reported a higher first-quarter profit as sales of its important HIV and hepatitis C drugs were largely in line with W...
23:16, 05/02/2019

Rodrigo Duterte's drug war front and centre as 61 million vote in Philippines midterms Election seen as referendum on president’s policies, with many watching to see how candidates in his family fareFilipinos vote on Monday in midterm po...
05:48, 05/13/2019

Watch: Ocasio-Cortez's Beautiful Takedown of CEO Charging Nearly $2,000 for HIV Drug That Costs $8 in Australia Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) was last seen sitting on her dragon inside King’s Landing. It was a moment of reflection. She could fly back to...
03:32, 05/18/2019

Duterte administration hits back at claims president is involved in drug syndicate Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's administration has strongly denied he has links to a drug syndicate, dismissing explosive allegations made by ...
07:00, 05/08/2019

NBA player Tyreke Evans banned 2 years for violating league’s drug policy INDIANAPOLIS — The NBA has banned Indiana Pacers guard Tyreke Evans at least two years for violating the league’s anti-drug policy. The league announc...
03:48, 05/18/2019

GW Pharma's epilepsy drug meets main goal in late-stage trial GW Pharmaceuticals Plc said on Monday its drug Epidiolex was successful in treating seizures in patients with a rare form of childhood epilepsy called...
23:00, 05/06/2019

'A grand experiment': how 'shrooms made Denver America's most drug-friendly city With the decriminalization of psilocybin, the Colorado city has cemented its pioneering drug-friendly statusM held up the jarful of mushroom caps and ...
13:16, 05/19/2019

Florida Lottery winner of $1M among suspects rounded up in major drug bust: reports A little more than a year ago, Karlee Harbst was the smiling winner of a $1 million prize in the Florida Lottery. Last week, she was among suspects ap...
13:48, 05/19/2019

Indiana Pacers guard Tyreke Evans dismissed from NBA for two years for drug violation Guard Tyreke Evans has been "dismissed and disqualified" from the NBA for two years for violating the league's anti-drug program.   &#...
20:48, 05/18/2019

U.S. Government Bonds Fall as Stocks Rebound U.S. government-bond prices fell as stock prices rebounded and investors embraced the potential for progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China...
19:16, 05/14/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks erase early losses NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 12:00 p.m. Stocks erased an early morning loss on Friday, the lates...
18:16, 05/17/2019

These stocks are the biggest winners from earnings season so far Bespoke found that Twitter has had the most positive reaction to earnings out of all the other companies that have reported. The stock surged 15.6% on...
23:00, 04/28/2019

Trump Tariffs: Are They Really Killing Chinese Stocks? The hot topic everyone is talking about this week is the new round of trade tariffs in the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China. ElliottWaveTV...
20:48, 05/01/2019

Strategies: A Quirk of the Calendar Is Messing With Stocks Erasing the 2007-2009 bear market from 10-year stock returns has made ‘long-term’ performance look stellar, even though recent returns are unexception...
11:48, 05/09/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks sink as trade war escalates NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street Monday aft...
16:00, 05/13/2019

Stocks climb for 3rd day in a row, erasing Monday’s plunge Stocks are marching higher on Wall Street for the third straight day, erasing the big plunge they took at the start of the week on worries about the w...
21:48, 05/16/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Trade barbs ** S&P 500 falters 2.2% as U.S.-China trade tensions escalate ** Indeed, an evil twin may have struck, leading to trench warfare on the charts ...
03:16, 05/11/2019

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 29 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 11 points higher at 7,439 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100 futures were up 0.1...
09:39, 04/29/2019

U.S. Stocks Rise on Strong Jobs Data Stocks rallied, flipping the S&P 500 positive for the week and leaving it a hair below its record, after data showed the U.S. labor market added more ...
04:16, 05/04/2019

Stocks in Asia rise following overnight Dow bounce Shares in Asia were higher in Friday morning trade following overnight gains on Wall Street as investors stateside cheered strong earnings and economi...
03:32, 05/17/2019

Stocks' Climb Continues as Inflation Remains Just Right U.S. stocks are hitting records again after a monthslong drought, powered by fresh signs that the domestic economy is perking up without spurring a ju...
19:48, 04/28/2019

The Popular Bonds That Could Turn Into Unpopular Stocks Banks are leading a double life in financial markets, as investors scoff at their equity but can’t get enough of their debt. This should spell caution...
17:16, 05/09/2019

What Bank Stocks Are Telling You About Stock Market (Again) Stock prices in this prominent business sector are experiencing more turbulence than the general market. We discuss what this may mean for the main st...
17:16, 05/01/2019

U.S. Stocks Little Changed on Auto Tariff Delay Stocks pared losses as concerns over trade negotiations between Washington and Beijing were offset by a delay in an expected U.S. decision on whether ...
18:16, 05/17/2019

For Stocks, the Good Times Came Back. But for How Long? In early 2019, the stock market soared. We provide detailed analysis, along with a dollop of humor and a glimpse of a new thing: climate-change funds....
20:32, 04/28/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures dip as trade war escalates Futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Friday, tracking global markets which were impacted by tough words on trade from C...
15:16, 05/17/2019

Global Stocks, Bond Yields Slip European stocks edged down after a mixed session in Asia while government bond yields dipped, as fears of a protracted trade dispute between the U.S. ...
11:48, 05/16/2019

Have FinTech Stocks Hit a Low...or Will the Train Wreck Get Worse? In this excerpt from the just-published Global Market Perspective, European analyst Brian Whitmer follows up on his forecast for the global financial ...
14:48, 05/01/2019

Stocks drop on threat of new China tariffs The Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 each tumbled by nearly 2 percent at the open Monday as investors braced for further dec...
17:16, 05/06/2019

How Homebuilding Stocks Signal Big-Time Trouble Houses have been subject to price fluctuations like the stock market for one reason: They're considered an investment as much as a place to hang your ...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Pennsylvania mom avoids jail time after son dies from drinking drug-laced breast milk A Pennsylvania mother whose 10-month-old son was killed by drugs in her breast milk will not serve jail time after agreeing to a plea deal, according ...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Melania Trump announces expansion of her 'Be Best' initiative with focus on child welfare and drug abuse First Lady Melania Trump marked the anniversary of her "Be Best" campaign on Tuesday by announcing the expansion of the initiative and another interna...
20:32, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Teva, other drug companies accused in sweeping U.S. price-fixing scheme -lawsuit U.S. states filed a lawsuit accusing 20 drug companies including Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc of a sweeping scheme to inflate drug prices - sometimes ...
17:00, 05/11/2019

Tennessee House Speaker's Chief of Staff Resigns After He's Outed for Harassment, Drug Use, Racism Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada’s chief of staff Cade Cothren has resigned after allegations that he sent sexually explicit text messages to forme...
15:16, 05/07/2019

Teva drops 16% after states accuse drugmaker of conspiring to hike generic drug prices Forty-four U.S. states, led Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, claim 20 drug companies, including Teva, "systematically" divided up the market...
19:48, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 2-Eli Lilly misses estimates for diabetes drug Trulicity, cuts revenue forecast Eli Lilly and Co reported lower-than-expected sales for its top-selling diabetes drug Trulicity and cut its full-year revenue forecast as it sees furt...
14:48, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 5-Eli Lilly misses estimates for top-selling diabetes drug Trulicity, shares slip Eli Lilly and Co on Tuesday reported lower-than-expected first-quarter sales for its top-selling diabetes drug Trulicity, and the U.S. drugmaker said ...
00:00, 05/01/2019

Mockney accents and drug-smuggling bunnies: rare David Bowie songs to be auctioned Reel-to-reel tape featuring three unreleased songs expected to sell for more than £10,000A reel-to-reel tape featuring three esoteric and previously u...
17:16, 05/07/2019

States allege generic drug executives obstructed justice in price cartel probe The allegations are part of a sweeping, multiyear probe into a pervasive system of alleged price-fixing by virtually all of the major companies that s...
04:00, 05/11/2019

A prosecutor ridiculed a couple's patron saint. So a court reversed their drug convictions A prosecutor lambasted defendants for worshiping the patron saint of narcotraffickers, "Jesús Malverde." Saint also is known as angel of the po...
20:48, 05/17/2019

Exclusive: U.S. drug czar to travel to China to press government to stop fentanyl trafficking U.S. drug czar James Carroll says he will be traveling to China by year's end to inspect their efforts to crack down on fentanyl manufacturers and pre...
17:49, 05/17/2019

Mexican cartels using border migrant crisis to distract agents from drug smuggling, Carroll says Mexican cartels are using the migrant crisis at the southern border to overwhelm U.S. agents stationed there so they can smuggle drugs here with great...
05:00, 05/16/2019

Police seize over $600K in cash, Bitcoin, and Monero in worldwide dark web drug bust Police have busted two prolific dark web drug markets in a global sting, seizing six-figure amounts of Bitcoin and Monero cryptocurrency, as well as l...
18:16, 05/03/2019

'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli moved from prison after claim he ran drug firm with banned cellphone Notorious drug-company fraudster Martin Shkreli has been removed from a federal prison in Fort Dix, New Jersey, after claims that he was running his p...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Ex-NBA star Lamar Odom admits to using prosthetic penis to cheat Olympic drug test NBA champion Lamar Odom revealed in his upcoming memoir, "Darkness to Light," that he cheated a drug test in order to play for USA Basketball.  ...
20:48, 05/18/2019

Lamar Odom reveals he used prosthetic penis to pass drug test so he could play at the Olympics An upcoming memoir by two time NBA champion Lamar Odom shed light on some of his past transgressions during his basketball career, with one excerpt sa...
19:32, 05/18/2019

US STOCKS-Futures steady after Monday's drastic selloff U.S. stock index futures indicated gains at the open on Tuesday, as optimistic comments from Washington and Beijing took the edge off market concerns ...
14:48, 05/14/2019

Global Stocks Stabilize After Wall Street’s Slump Asian shares were broadly but modestly lower, while European markets opened largely flat one day after trade tensions with China shook U.S. investors....
14:16, 05/08/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, buoyed by Walmart, Cisco NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising early on Wall Street, with investors bu...
16:32, 05/16/2019

Sierra Leone's fishing ban to replenish stocks yields little Sierra Leone is nearing the end of a one-month ban on industrial fishing that local fishermen hoped would replenish stocks but whose impact has been l...
18:48, 04/29/2019

European stocks dip as U.S. sanctions on Huawei add to trade anxiety European shares retreated on Thursday after Washington blacklisted Chinese telecoms giant Huawei, adding another confrontational element to the U.S.-C...
10:16, 05/16/2019