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pharma-daily-052218.jpg Avinger Inc.'s (AVGR) next generation Pantheris Lumivascular atherectomy system with extended nosecone has been granted clearance by the FDA.

Four in 10 adults, if faced with an unexpected expense of $400, would either not be able to cover it or would cover it by selling something or borrowing money, according to the Federal Reserve's Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households in 2017. However, this is an improvement from half...

wallstreet1-121214_23may18.jpg Stocks showed a notable turnaround over the course of the trading day on Wednesday after coming under pressure early in the session. The major averages climbed into positive territory following the release of the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting.

ronald-d-vitiello-052318.jpg Three leading Republican Senators sent a letter to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein expressing interest in attending a meeting related to claims a government informant was implanted within President Donald Trump's campaign. The letter was sent Tuesday...

There is no pill or capsule that can replace sunscreen, the Food and Drug Administration warned in a statement. FDA said that the so-called sunscreen-in-a-pill supplements are fake and consumers should not fall for this scam. The FDA has issued warning letters to companies marketing pills and capsules...

amy-klobuchar-roy-blunt-052316.jpg Leaders of the Senate Rules Committee have released bipartisan legislation intended to reform the process to pursue claims of sexual harassment or other workplace discrimination experienced on Capitol Hill. A statement from Committee Chairman Roy Blunt, R-Mo., and Ranking Member Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.,...

donaldtrump-052318.jpg After expressing dissatisfaction with trade talks with China on Tuesday, President Donald Trump continued to downplay expectations for a trade deal in a post on Twitter on Wednesday. "Our Trade Deal with China is moving along nicely, but in the end we will probably have to use a different structure...

E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) has started banning shoppers from its website for returning too many items, according to WSJ. Some customers are not even told what they did wrong, the report says. Amazon has created an image of being customer-friendly retailer using its easy return policy,...

wallstreet4-103112_23may18.jpg Stocks have climbed off their worst levels of the session but remain mostly negative in mid-day trading on Wednesday. With the drop on the day, the major averages are adding to the losses posted in the previous session.

vegas-casino-strike-052318.jpg Tens of thousands of casino workers in Las Vegas voted Tuesday to authorize a city-wide strike anytime after June 1 if labor contract agreements are not reached before they expire at the end of May. This would be the first strike in more than three decades in Las Vegas and could cripple the city's famed hospitality industry.

wallstreet-112014_23may18.jpg After an initial move to the downside, stocks have regained some ground over the course of morning trading on Wednesday but remain mostly lower. The major averages are adding to the losses posted in the previous session.

john-mcafee-crypto-052318.jpg Internet security expert and cryptocurrency enthusiast John McAfee has come back with yet another bullish prediction on the crypto market. "Institutional investors are preparing to enter the cryptocurrency market with a vengeance. They are generally long term investors and will be pumping billions into the market", McAfee, the founder of the computer anti-virus company named after him, tweeted.

mcdonalds-052318.jpg Ten former and current employees of McDonald's Corp. have filed sexual harassment complaints with the federal government against the fast food giant. The women filed the complaints with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or EEOC and are receiving support from Fight for $15, which is organizing the effort. The TIME's UP Legal Defense Fund is covering legal fees for the women.

cryptos-may23.jpg Bitcoin and its peers drifted lower for a third day as market sentiment remained damped due to regulatory concerns and gloomy predictions dwarfed the boost from positive remarks. Here is wrap of the main news from the cryptocurrency and blockchain space over the past 24 hours.

robert-shiller-broken-bitcoin-0523189.jpg Robert Shiller, a Nobel laureate, said cryptocurrencies could turn out to be just another failed currency experiment. "As in the past, the public's fascination with cryptocurrencies is tied to a sort of mystery, like the mystery of the value of money itself, consisting in the new money's connection to advanced science," Shiller wrote in a blog on the Project Syndicate website.

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