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Consumer goods giant Unilever plc (UN, ULVR.L, UL) Monday said it has agreed to acquire Carver Korea, a Seoul-based maker of toners and moisturizers, for 2.27 billion euros from Bain Capital Private Equity and Goldman Sachs. The company expects the acquisition...


German business sentiment dropped for the second straight month in September as companies were less satisfied with their current business situation and their short-term outlook, survey data from the Ifo Institute showed Monday. The business confidence...


US President Donald Trump has issued a new order to impose travel restrictions on citizens from eight countries on the basis of evaluation that they pose threat to America's security. Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela, Somalia and Yemen...


The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a modestly lower opening on Monday, with the Dow futures down by 19 points. After ending the previous session modestly lower, stocks turned in a lackluster performance during trading on Friday. The major...


Linda Hamilton will return after a gap of 25 years as Sarah Connor in the next installment of the science-fiction franchise "Terminator". This was announced by Terminator series creator and her former husband James Cameron at a private event, the Hollywood...

The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a higher opening on Monday, with stocks poised to extend the upward move seen last week. Following the mixed performance seen in the previous session, stocks moved modestly higher over the course of the...
Harvey-Irma-Insurance-091517.jpg Hurricane Irma has left a path of destruction in its wake and resulted in a major headache for insurance companies as they grapple with a severe scarcity of insurance adjusters in Florida. Many of Florida's insurance adjusters are currently working on claims made as a result of Hurricane Harvey, which hit Texas just two weeks before Irma hit Florida.
NAHB-091817.jpg Reflecting concerns about the recent hurricanes, the National Association of Home Builders released a report on Monday showing a bigger than expected drop in U.S. homebuilder confidence in the month of September. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo...
wallstreet1-121214_18Sep17.jpg Extending the upward move seen last week, stocks have moved mostly higher in morning trading on Monday. With the continued advance, all three of the major averages have climbed to new record intraday highs. Currently, the major averages are hovering...
BetsyDeVos-092217.jpg Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced Friday the decision to withdraw Obama-era guidance on how to investigate and adjudicate allegations of campus sexual misconduct. The move by DeVos comes as she previously argued the guidelines instituted under former President Barack Obama denied proper due process to those accused.
JohnMcCain-092217.jpg Dealing a potentially fatal blow to a last-ditch effort by Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare, Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., on Friday announced his opposition to a healthcare bill drafted by Senators Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Bill Cassidy, R-La.
Vitamin World, a retailer of vitamins and health supplements, filed for bankruptcy protection and said it has identified 51 stores for closure during the bankruptcy process. The company filed for Chapter 11 reorganization in Delaware Bankruptcy Court on Tuesday. It has listed liabilities of more than $43.6 million and estimated assets in a range of $50 million to $100 million.
Indian shares ended sharply lower for a second consecutive session Monday on concerns over fiscal deficit after reports emerged that the government is thinking of spending Rs. 50,000 crore to boost the country's slowing economy. Muted global cues also weighed on markets as geopolitical tensions persisted...
Dealing a potentially fatal blow to a last-ditch effort by Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare, Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., on Friday announced his opposition to a healthcare bill drafted by Senators Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Bill Cassidy, R-La.
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about FDA approval of Bristol-Myers' Opdivo and Merck's Keytruda for additional indications; Allergan's disappointment over its antipsychotic medicine VRAYLAR and Auris' progress with its phase III clinical trial of Keyzilen. More
Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (SVA), a provider of vaccines in China, announced Monday preliminary top-line data from its Phase III clinical trial assessing the efficacy, immunogenicity and safety of the Company's proprietary Varicella vaccine against Chickenpox. The... More
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been re-elected for a fourth term while nationalists have made a historic surge in federal elections. Her conservative CDU/CSU bloc has seen its worst result in almost 70 years but will remain the largest in parliament. Its...
burger-flipping-robot-091917.jpg Burger flipping robot "Flippy" is the new attraction at Caliburger restaurant at its Pasadena location. Basically Flippy is an industrial robotic arm replacing clasping claw with a spinning spatula.
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12/03/17MYLMYL-1401O (BLA)FDA decision on MYL-1401O as a proposed biosimilar to Roche's Herceptin
11/29/17KITEAxicabtagene ciloleucel (KTE-C19) (BLA)FDA decision on KTE-C19 for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
11/16/17RARERecombinant human beta-glucuronidase (BLA)FDA decision on rhGUS for the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis VII
11/10/17DVAXHEPLISAV-B (NDA resubmission)FDA decision on HEPLISAV-B for treatment of hepatitis B
11/09/17BMYSprycel (sNDA)FDA decision on Sprycel to treat children with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic phase chronic myeloid leukemia
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