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The Justice Department has initiated a probe to find out if airlines are colluding to limit seating capacity in order to benefit from higher airfares.

The service sector in Australia swung to expansion in June, the latest survey from the Australian Industry Group showed on Friday, with a Performance of Service Index score of 51.2. That's up from 49.6 in May, and it moves back above the boom-or-bust...

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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has seen a significant jump in support in the Iowa Democratic Caucus, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University poll, although he continues to trail front-runner Hillary Clinton.

The winning streak has reached three sessions now for the Taiwan stock market, which has advanced more than 140 points or 1.5 percent along the way. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just below the 9,380-point plateau, and now the market figures to...

reid-070215.jpg Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., touted Thursday's monthly jobs report as a sign of economic progress but said his Republican colleagues could be doing more to help American workers.
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GreeceFlag-070115.jpgConfusion refuses to die down in Europe even after crucial deadlines were missed and hapless Greeks stare into an uncertain future for their country, while other Europeans try to preserve the sanctity of the union and the euro.
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A new survey shows that nearly four out of ten children and teens in the United States have been exposed to violence within the last year. The new report, released in JAMA Pediatrics, relied on phone interviews conducted by researchers using The National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV). Information was obtained from 4,000 children, ages 0 to 17.
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Healthcare plan provider Centene Corp. Thursday said it agreed to acquire managed health care company Health Net, Inc. in a cash and stock deal valued at about $6.8 billion, including assumed debt of about $500 million. The deal will add to earnings in the first year and will enable Centene to extend its competitiveness as one of the largest plans covering government-sponsored programs in the U.S.
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About one-quarter of adults aged 65 years and older used mobility devices—such as canes, walkers, and wheelchairs—in 2011, and about a third of these reported using multiple devices, according to the findings of a Journal of the American Geriatrics Society study. The use of such devices was not linked...
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VRTX) said Thursday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Orkambi, the first medicine to treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis in people ages 12 and older with two copies of the F508del mutation.... More
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressed the nation on television on Wednesday and said that the July 5 referendum on whether to accept or reject creditors' proposals was not about the country's euro membership and asserted that a 'no' vote did not...
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Google's new Photo app has misidentified images of black people as gorillas. Google was alerted to the issue via Twitter by computer programmer Jacky Alcine, whose images were given the offensive tag. The company has apologized for the error and...
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
07/02/15 19:30AiG Performance of Service IndexJUN Australia
07/02/15 17:0Official Foreign ReservesJUN South Korea
07/02/15 10:30EIA Natural Gas Inventory (Cubic Feet)JUN 26 United States
07/02/15 10:0Factory Orders (M-o-M)MAY United States
07/02/15 10:0Factory Orders Ex. Defense (M-o-M)MAY United States
07/02/15 10:0Factory Orders Ex. Transportation M-o-MMAY United States
Complete Economic Calendar
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
09/08/2015GEVAKanuma (BLA)FDA decision on Kanuma for the treatment of lysosomal acid lipase deficiency
09/05/2015TSROOral Rolapitant (NDA)FDA decision on oral Rolapitant for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
09/05/2015TSROOral Rolapitant (NDA)FDA decision on Oral Rolapitant for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (C
08/27/2015AMGNEvolocumab (BLA)FDA decision on Evolocumab for the treatment of high cholesterol
08/27/2015BMYOpdivo (sBLA)FDA decision on Opdivo for expanded use in treating previously untreated patients with unresectable or metastatic melanoma.
Complete FDA Calendar