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Verizon Communications' FiOS TV service has modified its programming bundles and will now offer new packages so that users can subscribe only for channels they prefer to watch.

New Zealand will on Monday release producer price figures for the first quarter of 2015, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. Producer prices are expected to add 0.2 percent on year and dip 0.2 percent on quarter. That follows...

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Leaders of the tax-writing committees in both the House and Senate announced an agreement Thursday on legislation that would help clear the way for President Barack Obama to complete an historic multi-national trade agreement.

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Stocks moved sharply lower over the course of the trading day on Friday, adding to the modest losses posted in the previous session. With the sell-off on the day, the markets partly offset the upward move seen over the past two weeks.

Lincoln-Chafee-041615.jpg After launching an exploratory committee just last week, former Senator and Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee appeared to jump into the race for president in remarks on Thursday.
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USCapitol-Trade-041715.jpg Leaders of the tax-writing committees in both the House and Senate announced an agreement Thursday on legislation that would help clear the way for President Barack Obama to complete an historic multi-national trade agreement.
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It is possible for children to develop food allergies after receiving blood transfusions, according to a new reported case. The case, reported on in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, researches an eight-year-old Canadian boy who developed an allergy to fish and peanuts after receiving a transfusion from a donor with severe allergies to these foods.
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It is a universally accepted fact that no tobacco product is safe, and this warning message is made mandatory on all tobacco products. But Swedish Match AB, the largest manufacturer of chewing tobacco, which claims that its "Snus" presents substantially lower risks to health than cigarettes, has been seeking to revise the warning label on the product.
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Merck (MRK) announced results from the randomized, pivotal Phase 3 study, KEYNOTE-006, in the treatment of unresectable advanced melanoma. In the study, KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab) was statistically superior to ipilimumab for progression-free survival, overall... More
The treasurer of Brazil's ruling party has offered to resign after he was arrested over his involvement in the massive corruption scandal at state energy company Petrobras. Worker's Party Treasurer Joao Vaccari Neto was among several people charged...
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Facebook Inc. (FB)-owned messenger application WhatsApp now has 800 million monthly active users, according to WhatsApp founder Jan Koum. In a Facebook post on Friday, Kuom said, "WhatsApp - now serving 800,000,000 monthly active users. Reminder for...
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
04/19/15 18:45CPI (Q-o-Q)Q1 New Zealand
04/19/15 18:45CPI (Y-o-Y)Q1 New Zealand
04/19/15 17:0PPI (M-o-M)MAR South Korea
04/19/15 17:0PPI (Y-o-Y)MAR South Korea
04/17/15 10:0Leading IndexMAR United States
04/17/15 10:0Lagging IndexMAR United States
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
07/05/2015VRTXLumacaftor / Ivacaftor comboFDA decision on Lumacaftor / Ivacaftor combo in people with CF ages 12 and older who have two copies of the F508del mutation
06/22/2015BMYOpdivo (BLA)FDA decision on Opdivo for the treatment of patients with advanced squamous non-small cell lung cancer after prior therapy
05/27/2015SLXPXIFAXAN 550 mg tablets (sNDA)FDA decision on XIFAXAN for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea
05/27/2015AMGNCorlanor (NDA)FDA decision on Corlanor to treat heart failure
05/27/2015SLXPXIFAXAN (sNDA)FDA decision on XIFAXAN he treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea or IBS-D
Complete FDA Calendar