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Major League Baseball is talking expansion for the first time in a few decades. Owners stand to make a pretty penny from expansion fees and subsequent television rights. The possibility of a more balanced schedule is also enticing. Strong expansion...

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Reflecting weakening expectations for future growth, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday showing that U.S. consumer sentiment deteriorated by more than previously estimated in April. The report said the final reading on the consumer...

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Indiana Governor Mike Pence announced his support for Senator Ted Cruz, R-Tex., on Friday, just days before the potentially pivotal Republican presidential primary in the Hoosier State. In a radio interview on WIBC in Indianapolis, Pence praised Cruz...

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After moving sharply lower earlier in the session, stocks regained some ground going into the close of trading on Friday but remained mostly in the red. With the drop on the day, the markets extended the sell-off seen in the previous session.

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Ariel Winter's mother has opened up about her decision to undergo breast reduction surgery. Speaking with Inside Edition, the 18-year-old's estranged mother Crystal Workman has revealed that she would have advised against the procedure. "I don't think...

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Children from lower income families suffering from allergies may suffer worse from their symptoms than those from higher income families, according to a new study from researchers at the Program for Maternal and Child Health at Northwestern Feinberg School...

Asian-Markets1_24Apr16.jpg Asian stock markets are lower on Monday, following the mixed cues from Wall Street on Friday as some disappointing corporate earnings results were tempered by an increase in the price of crude oil. Investors are also treading cautiously ahead of central bank meetings in the U.S. and Japan this week.
Asian-Markets2_25Apr16.jpg European stocks may open narrowly mixed on Monday as oil prices fell over 1 percent in Asian deals after three weeks of gains and caution crept in ahead of central bank meetings in the United States and Japan. Brent crude futures for June delivery...
Frozenpeas-042516.jpg Frozen fruit and vegetable producer CRF Frozen Foods is voluntarily recalling fifteen frozen vegetable items because of possible contamination with the deadly bacterium Listeria monocytogenes.
FDA-Recall-042516.jpg CVS Pharmacy has voluntarily recalled select cases of Gold Emblem Abound Organic Spiced Herbal Tea due to potential contamination with the deadly Salmonella bacteria.
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govpence-042916.jpg Indiana Governor Mike Pence announced his support for Senator Ted Cruz, R-Tex., on Friday, just days before the potentially pivotal Republican presidential primary in the Hoosier State. Pence praised Cruz for his dedication to advocating for the agenda of former President Ronald Reagan.
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femalemarine-042916.jpg In an unexpected move, members of the House Armed Services Committee have narrowly approved a measure that would require women to register for the military draft. The committee voted 32 to 30 in favor of the provision, which was included in a broader defense policy bill.
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JoblessClaims-042816.jpgAfter reporting U.S. initial jobless claims at their lowest level in over forty years in the previous week, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing that jobless claims rebounded in the week ended April 23rd. The report said initial jobless claims rose to 257,000.
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Children from lower income families suffering from allergies may suffer worse from their symptoms than those from higher income families, according to a new study from researchers at the Program for Maternal and Child Health at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. For the study the researchers reviewed data collected from 1,200 parents of food allergies.
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The Swiss stock market ended Friday's trading session with a significant loss. The market got off to a slow start and accelerated to the downside in the afternoon. This resulted in the first loss for the trading week in the month of April. Investors remained in a negative mood following yesterday's...
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British drug maker AstraZeneca Plc reported Friday higher profit in its first quarter, reflecting lower charges and higher revenues. US and emerging markets performed well. Looking ahead, for fiscal 2016, the company continues to expect both revenue and earnings per share to decline a low to mid single-digit percentage at constant exchange rates.
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Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) said Friday that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use or CHMP, the scientific committee of the European Medicines Agency or EMA, has adopted a positive opinion on the company's Marketing Authorization Application... More
nytimes-vrviewer-042916.jpg The New York Times is teaming up with Google again to give away Google Cardboard, the virtual reality headsets, but this time only to its "most loyal" digital subscribers. The company said that the digital-only subscribers selected for this distribution were chosen based on the duration of their subscriptions.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
04/29/16 13:0Baker Hughes - Rig Count APR 29 United States
04/29/16 10:0Univ. of Mich. Consumer Confidence IndexAPR United States
04/29/16 9:45Chicago PMIAPR United States
04/29/16 9:0GDP (Q-o-Q)Q1 Belgium
04/29/16 9:0GDP (Y-o-Y)Q1 Belgium
04/29/16 8:30Employment Cost IndexQ1 United States
Complete Economic Calendar
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
07/24/16OCULDEXTENZA (NDA)FDA decision on DEXTENZA for the treatment of ocular pain following ophthalmic surgery
07/23/16MRKBezlotoxumab (BLA)FDA decision on Bezlotoxumab for prevention of C. difficile infection recurrence
07/22/16SHPG, SHP.LLifitegrast (NDA Resubmission)FDA decision on Lifitegrast for dry eye disease in adults
07/21/16ADMARI-002 (BLA)FDA decision on RI-002 for the primary immunodeficiency population
07/21/16NICXF.PKVESNEO (NDA)FDA decision on VESNEO for treatment of glaucoma
Complete FDA Calendar