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Citing the risks posed by physical commodity activities, the Federal Reserve has proposed new regulations to strengthen existing requirements and limitations on the commodity activities of financial holding companies.


Eurozone private sector grew at the slowest pace in 20 months in September as services activity expanded the least since the end of 2014, while manufacturing gained strength. The flash composite output index slid to 52.6 in September from 52.9 in...


After initially refusing to endorse Donald Trump, Senate Ted Cruz, R-Tex., announced Friday that he will vote for the Republican presidential nominee. In a statement posted on Facebook, Cruz said he decided to support Trump after many months of careful...


Following the rally seen over the course of the two previous sessions, stocks gave back some ground during trading on Friday. With the drop on the day, the tech-heavy Nasdaq pulled back off yesterday's record closing high.


Alexis Arquette passed away this past September 11. The immediate cause of death was cardiac arrest, however, Arquette's death certificate noted that HIV was the underlying cause of her passing. Arquette had appeared in more than 50 films during...

Asian-Markets1_18Sep16.jpg Asian stock markets, with the exception of Australia, are in positive territory on Monday despite the modest losses on Wall Street Friday, as a rebound in the price of crude oil in Asian trades boosted risk appetite. Nevertheless, investors are cautious ahead of monetary policy meetings by the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan this week. The Japanese market is closed for a public holiday.
Asian-Markets1_19Sep16.jpg European stocks look set to open higher on Monday as investors gear up for crucial meetings of the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan. The Fed may not announce any policy changes after its two-day policy meeting on Wednesday, but speculation...
Asian-Market-100912_19Sep16.jpg Asian stocks rose broadly on Monday, as hopes of BOJ easing, positive home price data from China and rallying oil prices helped investors shrug off news related to possible terrorist attacks in the United States. The U.S. Federal Open Market Committee's...
Wellness-tourism-091916.jpg According to Global Wellness Tourism Market Research Report-2016, the wellness tourism market is expected to reach $1018.5 billion by 2020, attaining a CAGR of 10.89 percent from 2016 to 2020. The wellness tourism market reached $494 billion in 2013....
hillaryclinton-092316.jpg With the first presidential debate looming, the results of a new McClatchy-Marist poll show that Hillary Clinton's lead over Donald Trump has narrowed significantly. The poll showed Clinton with a 48 percent to 41 percent lead over Trump among likely voters nationwide.
TedCruz-092316.jpg After initially refusing to endorse Donald Trump, Senate Ted Cruz, R-Tex., announced Friday that he will vote for the Republican presidential nominee. In a statement posted on Facebook, Cruz said he decided to support Trump after many months of careful consideration, prayer and searching his own conscience.
The FDA has issued up a warning that some forms of ovarian cancer tests may not be reliable. In a statement the agency has explained that several of the most reliable forms of screening are blood tests, but they may actually create spikes in the very biomarkers they are seeking. "Despite extensive research and published studies, there are currently no screening tests for ovarian cancer . . ."
The Swiss stock market ended the last day of the trading week with a significant decrease. Investors took advantage of the opportunity to lock in some profits, after Thursday's strong gains. Thursday's rally was in response to the Federal Reserve decision to keep interest rates at current levels. There...
The U.S. has issued a warning to its citizens to avoid Starbucks coffee shops and other such chains that are frequently used by Westerners in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, near the border with Syria. The U.S. Embassy has warned that Turkish police were investigating a "terror cell" in Gaziantep,...
The performance of Biotech stocks in August is nothing to write home about, if we were to look at it from the standpoint of the movement of the NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index. A peek at what transpired on the FDA front in August and a preview of what September holds in store for us look pertinent. More
Public health officials in Colorado are warning consumers not to consume raw milk and raw milk products from Larga Vista Ranch in Pueblo County as it may pose severe health risks like Campylobacter infections. 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...
upsdrone-092316.jpg United Parcel Service, Inc. has started to test the use of drones to make commercial deliveries of packages to remote or difficult-to-access locations. On Thursday, the package delivery giant and drone-maker CyPhy Works staged a mock delivery of urgently needed medicine from Beverly, Massachusetts to Children's Island, which is about three miles off the Atlantic coast.
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12/24/16MRKKEYTRUDA (sBLA)FDA decision on KEYTRUDA for 1st line treatment treatment of patients with advanced NSCLC
12/15/16DVAXHEPLISAV-B (BLA)FDA decision on HEPLISAV-B for immunization of adults against hepatitis B infection
12/11/16SPPIEOquin, now Qapzola (NDA)FDA decision on Qapzola for the treatment of non-invasive bladder cancer
11/30/16LXRXTelotristat Etiprate (NDA)FDA decision on Telotristat Etiprate for the treatment of carcinoid syndrome
11/16/16VRX, VRX.TOBrodalumab (BLA)FDA decision on Brodalumab for treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.
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