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Fast-casual restaurant chain Cosi Inc. and its units have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and plans to sell itself to lenders. The move comes after the company failed to find a buyer or raise capital.

The manufacturing sector in China moved barely to expansion territory in September, the latest survey from Caixin revealed on Friday with a manufacturing PMI score of 50.1. That's up from stagnation at 50.0 in August, and it moves above that boom-or-bust...

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With Election Day a little over a month away, lawmakers are headed home to campaign after narrowly averting another government shutdown. The House and Senate adjourned late Wednesday night after passing a short-term government funding bill that sets...

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Asian stock markets are in negative territory on Friday, tracking the negative cues overnight from Wall Street as rising worries about the financial health of German lender Deutsche Bank dented investor sentiment. Bloomberg reported Thursday that...

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"Saturday Night Live" recently cast Alec Baldwin to play the role of Donald Trump, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The actor, who has hosted and served as a guest on the late night comedy show several times, will make his debut as the GOP presidential...

Pharma-092316.jpg Aradigm Corp.'s (ARDM) two phase III studies of its investigational drug Pulmaquin in patients with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis are proceeding as planned. The top-line data from the two trials are expected to be available in the fourth quarter of this year.
Asian-Markets2_23Sep16.jpg European stocks are seen opening flat to slightly lower on Friday as investors pause for breath after sharp gains in the previous session. While U.S. stocks rose for a third straight session overnight, most Asian stocks edged lower in cautious trade. The...
Asianmarkets-011415_23Sep16.jpg Most Asian stocks drifted lower on Friday despite encouraging data from China and Japan, and renewed hopes that the era of cheap money will continue for some more time. While the yen fluctuated despite repeated intervention warnings from Japanese...
Wallstreet2-092316.jpg The major U.S. index futures point to a lower opening on Friday, after a higher close in the previous day. Crude oil prices slipped more than 1 percent in Asian trading ahead of next week's meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. A slew of U.S. data are awaited, including Markit's flash PMI for September.
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DonaldTrump-2016-092916.jpg Donald Trump has a slim lead over Hillary Clinton in South Carolina, according to a Winthrop University poll, although the real estate tycoon is underperforming previous Republican presidential candidates in the Palmetto State. The poll found that 42 percent of likely South Carolina voters support Trump, while 38 percent prefer Clinton.
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United-States-Capitol-Building-092916.jpg With Election Day a little over a month away, lawmakers are headed home to campaign after narrowly averting another government shutdown. The House and Senate adjourned late Wednesday night after passing a short-term government funding bill that sets up another potential fight over spending in the lame-duck session.
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Even a slight weight gain can hurt employment chances of a job seeker, especially women, according to a new study from the journal Plos One. In the study, it was found that people are less likely to select overweight women in a customer-facing job than an overweight man.
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Indian shares look set to extend the previous session's losses on Friday, as investors brace for retaliation from Pakistan following surgical strikes on terror launch pads at the LoC on Wednesday night. Weak global cues may also dent investor sentiment. On the positive side, the government has decided...
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Can a washing machine explode just like a bomb? A lawsuit filed in the federal court in New Jersey alleged that there was loud noise and damage to garage wall as the washing machine went off with a violent boom. Samsung is facing federal class action lawsuit from customers. There were similar reports...
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Shares of Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. (THLD) were down 64% in extended trading on Thursday as the overall results from two phase II proof-of-concept clinical trials of its drug candidate Tarloxotinib didn't warrant further development of the compound. More
AstraZeneca (AZN.L) announced the US FDA has approved a blood-based companion diagnostic for TAGRISSO. The companion diagnostic, cobas EGFR Mutation Test v2, was developed by Roche Molecular Systems. The company said the approval provides a new, non-invasive... More
Bringing the budget deficit below the 3 percent target set in the Maastricht treaty must be the top priority for France, Bank of France Governor and European Central Bank policymaker Francois Villeroy de Galhau said Tuesday. In an interview to the...
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apple-imessage-092916.jpg Apple Inc. has repeatedly assured customers of its commitment to privacy and said that iMessage conversations are safe. However, Apple's iMessage logs the phone numbers typed by users for a text conversation and shares this information with law enforcement when compelled by court order, according to news site "The Intercept."
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12/28/16RHHBYOCREVUS (BLA)FDA decision on OCREVUS for the treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis and primary progressive multiple sclerosis
12/28/16AAAPLutathera (NDA)FDA decision on Lutathera for the treatment of gastro entero pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
12/28/16CEMPSolithera IV (NDA)FDA decision on Solithera as a treatment for community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
12/27/16CEMPSolithera oral (NDA)FDA decision on Solithera as a treatment for community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
12/24/16MRKKEYTRUDA (sBLA)FDA decision on KEYTRUDA for 1st line treatment treatment of patients with advanced NSCLC
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