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Telecom giant AT&T (T) has upgraded the former Alltel retail locations in South Carolina and opened them under the AT&T brand. The company also upgraded the former Alltel network in Georgia to combine the strength of Alltel's local coverage with AT&T's 4G LTE network. In early 2015, over 70,000...

Radius Health, Inc. (RDUS) reported positive top-line 18-month fracture results from the company's Phase 3 clinical trial, dubbed ACTIVE, evaluating the investigational drug abaloparatide-SC for potential use in the reduction of fractures in postmenopausal osteoporosis. On the primary endpoint, abaloparatide-SC...

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) late Sunday said the company's majority-owned subsidiary, Sands China Ltd., has received the Macao government approvals needed to complete the construction of its $2.7 billion Paris-themed integrated resort. The completion of The Parisian Macao will bring Las Vegas Sands'...

Radius Health Inc. (RDUS) announced positive top-line 18-month fracture results from the Company's Phase 3 clinical trial or ACTIVE evaluating the investigational drug abaloparatide-SC for potential use in the reduction of fractures in postmenopausal osteoporosis. On the primary endpoint, the investigational...

American Apparel, Inc. (APP) announced that its board has adopted a new, one-year stockholder rights plan that is designed to strengthen the ability of the Board of Directors to protect the Company's stockholders. Although certain standstill restrictions and voting limitations are in place through...

TAL Education Group (XRS), a leading K-12 after-school tutoring services provider in China, announced that it has invested approximately US$15 million in Guokr Inc., a popular mobile and web-based community for science and technology education in China, for Guokr's minority equity interest. "With...

21st Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA, FOX) blocked DISH customer access to Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, as the media conglomerate introduced other channels into negotiations despite those channels not being included in the contract up for renewal, Dish said in a statement early Sunday morning. Dish...

Iron Mountain Inc. (IRM) said Friday that it has reached a settlement agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to resolve a civil complaint regarding pricing issues associated with Records Management, Data Management and Secure Shredding services that the company provided under U.S. General Services...

British drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC (AZN, AZN.L) said Friday that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved Lynparza capsules, 400mg twice daily, as the first monotherapy for patients with deleterious or suspected deleterious germline BRCA-mutated advanced ovarian cancer, who have been treated with...

AbbVie Inc (ABBV) on Friday said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Viekira Pak (ombitasvir, paritaprevir and ritonavir tablets co-packaged with dasabuvir tablets) to treat patients with chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection, including those with a type of advanced liver disease...

Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CBST) said Friday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Zerbaxa for the treatment of adults with complicated urinary tract infections and complicated intra-abdominal infections caused by designated susceptible Gram-negative bacteria. The approval of...

Scotiabank (BNS, BNS.TO) on Friday said its subsidiary has agreed to buy the retail and commercial banking operations of Citibank (C) in Peru, subject to regulatory approval. Scotiabank said the deal is not material to it, and its common equity tier one capital ratio will be impacted by less than...

Diversified manufacturer United Technologies Corp. (UTX) said Friday that it has received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Corp. to buy up to 1 million shares, or about 0.11%, of the company's outstanding common stock at a price of $108.85 per share in cash. The offering...

Overseas Shipholding Group Inc (OSGB) on Friday appointed Douglas Wheat as Chairman. Also it named Rick Oricchio as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, efffective January 12, 2015. The management changes, the company said, comes even as it continues with the strategy following its emergence...

Ryerson Holding Corp. (RYI) said Friday that President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Arnold has informed the company's Board of Directors of his intent to retire next year. Arnold has served as Ryerson's president and CEO since January 2011. Prior to joining Ryerson, he spent over 31 years...