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Entertainment giant Walt Disney Co. (DIS) Tuesday reported an increase in first-quarter profit that also trumped Wall Street expectations, as revenues jumped 14 percent on stupendous performance of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Burbank, California-based...

The total number of new home sales spiked 6.0 percent on month in December, the Housing Industry Association said on Wednesday - rising for the first time in four months. New home sales had fallen 2.7 percent in November. Among the individual components,...

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President Barack Obama submitted his last budget proposal to Congress on Tuesday, and the plan got an unsurprisingly cold reception from Republicans. Obama's budget proposal would spend a record $4.1 trillion in the fiscal year beginning October 1st...

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European shares are seen opening lower on Wednesday, although a rebound in oil prices in Asian deals may help rein in losses to some extent. While U.S. stocks ended a volatile session marginally lower overnight after steep losses in the previous two...

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Gwyneth Paltrow has testified against Dante Michael Soiu, a man accused of stalking her for 17 years, and sending her dozens of letters, clothing, a cookbook and other items. Paltrow read aloud some of the letters to a jury, noting that she found the...

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Those who experience routine concussions could be at a higher risk of suicide, according to a new study from researchers at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and a physician at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center in Toronto. For the study...

BostonScientificEP-020316.jpg Medical devices maker Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX) has been consistently delivering on and exceeding financial goals, propelled by innovative new product launches. However, the fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results are expected to reflect FX headwinds.
ABB-020316.jpg Swiss engineering firm ABB Ltd. Wednesday reported a sharp decline in its fourth-quarter net income, hurt mainly be restructuring charges as well as weak revenues amid negative currency impact and poor demand. However, the company raised its dividend, and said it sees some positive signs in US and China.
stock-market-down_03Feb16.jpg Asian shares fell across the board on Wednesday after Wall Street stocks fell sharply overnight and oil extended declines for a third day on concerns about the pace of global economic recovery. The major U.S. averages fell about 2 percent overnight...
Here is a quick summary of the earnings reported after the bell on Feb. 2. Ultimate Software (ULTI) Q4 GAAP net income was $9.0 million, or $0.30 per share, as compared with $11.8 million, or $0.40 per share a year ago. Non-GAAP net income...
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Bernie-Sanders-020516.jpg This time, the polls were correct as Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump cruised to easy victories Tuesday in their respective New Hampshire primaries. Sanders, the socialist Vermont Senator, was expected to dominate the Democratic race in New Hampshire...
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ryanweekly-020916.jpg President Barack Obama submitted his last budget proposal to Congress on Tuesday, and the plan got an unsurprisingly cold reception from Republicans. Obama's budget proposal would spend a record $4.1 trillion in the fiscal year beginning October 1st and raise taxes by $2.6 trillion over the next decade.
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Those who experience routine concussions could be at a higher risk of suicide, according to a new study from researchers at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and a physician at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center in Toronto. For the study the researchers pulled health records for everyone that was diagnosed but didn't need surgery or hospitalization in the province of Ontario.
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Indian shares may see further downside on Wednesday as concerns about European banks' profitability and capital strength as well as weaker crude oil prices added to worries over global growth. The benchmark indexes in Australia, Japan and Singapore were down over 2 percent each, as the yen continued...
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Transmission utility ITC Holdings Corp. announced Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement and plan of merger to be acquired by Canadian electric and gas utility company Fortis Inc. in a deal valued at approximately $11.3 billion. ITC shareholders will receive $22.57 in cash and 0.7520 Fortis shares per ITC share.
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Chicago, Illinois-based Vosges Ltd. is recalling about 135 pounds of Uncured Bacon Ganache chocolate products as they contain coconut, a known allergen, which is not declared on the products. More
Japan's Economy and Fiscal Policy Minister Akira Amari on Thursday announced his resignation over graft allegations. The minister decided to step down after it was revealed that he received cash from a construction company. Amari's resignation...
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Nintendo has put its "Quality of Life" (QOL) program on hold, as the video-game console maker does not have confidence to release the sleep tracker without further polishing. Nintendo's "Quality of Life" products were meant to have launched by the...
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02/10/16 Monetary Policy Meeting- Iceland
02/10/16 OPEC Oil Market Report - United States
02/10/16 Monetary Policy Meeting- Sweden
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05/01/16ACADNUPLAZID (NDA)FDA decision on NUPLAZID for for the treatment of psychosis associated with Parkinson’s disease
04/30/16FLMLUnapproved Marketed Drug (NDA)FDA decision on Unapproved Marketed Drug
04/16/16CELGREVLIMID (sNDA)FDA decision on REVLIMID for the treatment of non-del 5q lower risk myelodysplastic syndromes
04/16/16VRX, VRX.TOOral Relistor (NDA)FDA decision on Oral Relistor for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) in adult patients with chronic non-cancer painT
04/15/16CHMAMycapssa (NDA)FDA decision on Mycapssa for treatment of acromegaly
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