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Apple Inc. is working on a self-driving shuttle service to ferry employees within its sprawling campus, the New York Times reported. The move comes after the tech giant decided to abandon the idea of building an entire self-driving car by itself.

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New home sales in the U.S. unexpectedly saw a substantial decrease in the month of July, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Wednesday. The report said new home sales plunged by 9.4 percent to an annual rate of 571,000 in July...

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After a tumultuous week described by some as among the worst of his presidency, President Donald Trump returned to familiar territory for a rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on Tuesday. Trump attacked several of his favorite targets during his remarks, including...

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After an early move to the downside, stocks have regained some ground over the course of the trading session on Wednesday. The major averages have climbed well off their worst levels of the day but remain in the red.

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The huge gender pay gap between Hollywood's highest-paid actors and actresses has been laid bare in new estimates of their pay packets by Forbes. The world's 10 best-paid actors earned a total of $488.5 million in the past year, almost three times...

USDA-Sodatax-081417.jpg The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has warned Chicago over its sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) tax that took effect in the metropolitan area on August 2. According to the agency, the law violates the federal Food and Nutrition Act, which puts the...
TacoBell-081617.jpg Taco Bell is launching a new menu item-- the Naked Egg Taco, which is made with a fried egg taco shells. The taco shell is made with a fried egg and then stuffed with potatoes, cheese, bacon and sausages. The item is available across Taco Bell outlets...
Aug16-081617.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of August 16, 2017.
Asian-Markets2_16Aug17.jpg Asian stock markets are mostly higher with modest gains on Thursday, tracking the positive lead overnight from Wall Street after minutes of the Federal Reserve's latest monetary policy meeting showed the central bank is in no hurry to raise interest rates. The U.S. dollar weakened following political turmoil in Washington DC.
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Trump1-082317.jpg After a tumultuous week described by some as among the worst of his presidency, President Donald Trump returned to familiar territory for a rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on Tuesday. Trump attacked several of his favorite targets during his remarks, including the media and Democratic lawmakers, and even lashed out at some members his own party.
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UScapitol-82217.jpg Leaders of the Senate Health Committee have announced scheduled hearings on healthcare when lawmakers return to Washington after Labor Day. Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Ranking Member Patty Murray, D-Wash., announced Tuesday the...
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Eurozonepmi-082317.jpgEurozone private sector retained its solid growth momentum in August, led by manufacturing that expanded at the fastest pace in over six years on the back of strong demand for exports. The flash Composite Output Index of the Purchasing Managers' survey climbed to a two-month high of 55.8 from July's 55.7, study results from IHS Markit showed Wednesday. Economists had forecast a 55.4 reading.
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Hahn Brothers, Inc., a ham manufacturer, is recalling about 115,773 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products as they contained malted barley, a known allergen, which was not declared on the final product label. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service or FSIS said that the recall was due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.
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Eric Daniels, the former chief executive of Lloyds Banking Group, is suing the bank for hundreds of thousands of pounds in disputed bonuses, The Times reported. He was at the top job when the lender was bailed out with 20 billion pounds of taxpayer money during the 2008 financial crisis.
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Today's Daily Dose brings you news about InspireMD's listing deficiency; MabVax's exploration of strategic alternatives; Novogen's progress in developing GDC-008 in glioblastoma; Psychemedics' launch of Synthetic Cannabinoids test and disappointing results from Ultragenyx's GNE Myopathy trial. More
SunOpta Inc. (STKL) announced that its subsidiary, Sunrise Growers Inc., is recalling certain frozen organic dark sweet pitted cherry products due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. No illnesses related to the consumption of these products have been reported. More
walmart-Google-082317.jpg Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Google are joining hands to allow shoppers to order products by voice, taking on the mutual threat the two companies face from Amazon.com Inc. and its voice-enabled network Alexa. Wal-Mart said it will soon offer its customers the ability to order hundreds of thousands of its products for voice shopping through Google Assistant.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
08/23/17 13:0EIA Crude Oil PriceAUG 18 United States
08/23/17 10:30EIA Crude Oil Inventory (Barrels)AUG 18 United States
08/23/17 10:0New Home Sales - Median PricesJUL United States
08/23/17 10:0New Home Sales - UnitsJUL United States
08/23/17 10:0Consumer Confidence IndexAUG P Eurozone
08/23/17 9:45PMI ManufacturingAUG P United States
Complete Economic Calendar
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
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
10/30/17EGRXPemetrexed Injection (NDA)FDA decision on Pemetrexed for the treatment of Locally Advanced or Metastatic Nonsquamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, and Mesothelioma
10/28/17JNJXARELTO (sNDA)FDA decision for a 10 mg dose to reduce the risk of recurrent venous thromboembolism
Complete FDA Calendar