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Pharma-FDA-083116.jpg Shares of Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. (KPTI) soared over 36% on Tuesday after the company said it will provide an overview of top-line results from its Phase 2b study for oral Selinexor in multiple myeloma, dubbed STORM, on September 6, 2016.

Markets-111714_31Aug16.jpg European stocks are seen opening slightly lower on Wednesday as investors ponder when the Federal Reserve might hike U.S. interest rates again. Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said in a television interview on Tuesday that the U.S. job market is "very close to full employment" and that an interest...

wallstreet4-103112_30Aug16.jpg Following the upward move seen over the course of the previous session, treasuries gave back some ground during trading on Tuesday. Selling pressure was relatively subdued, however, limiting the downside for the markets.

joel-benenson-083016.jpg Hillary Clinton's chief strategist Joel Benenson has accused Donald Trump of trying to use the separation of top Clinton aide Huma Abedin and former Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., to score political points.

Chipotle-083016.jpg Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) is giving away free food and drinks this September as the restaurant chain still struggles to boost its sales that has been sluggish after outbreaks of E.coli, salmonella and norovirus at its restaurants. The chain is offering free kids meals every Sunday in September...

senate-democrats-083016.jpg Citing mounting evidence of a direct connection between the Russian government and Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., has asked the FBI to investigate Russian tampering with the upcoming election.

Whirlpool-microwaves-Recall-083016.jpg Whirlpool Corp. (WHR) is recalling 15,200 microwave ovens due to a potential risk to catch fire. "Internal arcing during use can ignite an internal plastic component, posing a fire hazard," according to Whirlpool. Whirlpool has received five reports of such incidents, while no injuries were reported. The...

wallstreet-111614_30Aug16.jpg While selling pressure has remained somewhat subdued, stocks are seeing moderate weakness in mid-day trading on Tuesday. The losses on the day have partly offset the strength that was seen in the previous session.

KFC-SecretRecipe-083016.jpg It seems that Colonel Sanders' nephew unknowingly disclosed the secret blend of 11 herbs and spices behind KFC's fried chicken, which the food chain touts as the most heavily-guarder food recipe in the world. However, KFC executives refutes the report and insist that its 11-spice "Original Recipe"...

QSR-IPO-083016.jpg QSR Brands, Malaysia's largest fast food operator, is planning for an initial public offering worth more than $400 million, according to the Wall Street Journal.

DonaldTrumpCampaignRally-083016.jpg Most recent polls show Donald Trump trailing Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, but the results of a new NBC News/SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking Poll suggest the Republican presidential nominee has narrowed the gap against his Democratic rival.

SearsHolding-083016.jpg Sears Holdings Corp. said Tuesday it is bringing paint back to its stores after a four-year hiatus, citing rising home improvement projects due to a strong housing market.The retailer will be reintroducing paint in 23 stores across the country before rolling the offering out to all of its retail locations.

Wallstreet-013013_30Aug16.jpg Stocks have moved mostly lower over the course of morning trading on Tuesday, partly offsetting the strength seen in the previous session. The major averages have all moved to the downside, although selling pressure has remained somewhat subdued.

Nintendo3ds-083016.jpg Nintendo has launched a new handheld gaming system Galaxy 3DS XL. The new game will combine portable gaming along with 3D technology. Priced at $199.99, it will be available on stores from this week.

ConsumerConfidence-083016.jpg After reporting a marginal decline in U.S. consumer confidence in the previous month, the Conference Board released a report on Tuesday showing that consumer confidence rebounded strongly in the month of August.

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