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October 26, 2017 - 12:34 pm
(PHOENIX) -- The billionaire who stepped down as head of opioid manufacturer Insys Therapeutics earlier this year has been arrested for his alleged role in a nationwide conspiracy to bribe doctors and others into unnecessarily prescribing the company's fentanyl-based pain medication to patients...
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October 26, 2017 - 12:29 pm
(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Marvel Comics writer Saladin Ahmed affected social and corporate change via Twitter this week when he contacted the Kellogg Co., citing artwork on cereal boxes he said teaches “kids racism.” "Hey @KelloggsUS why is literally the only brown corn pop on the whole cereal box the...
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October 26, 2017 - 8:57 am
"Amazon Key" requires members install special lock and interior and exterior cameras that allow live surveillance of delivery into a member's home.
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October 26, 2017 - 4:12 am
(SAN JUAN) -- A children's hospital in Puerto Rico that was forced to run off generators and ration diesel fuel in the wake of Hurricane Maria now has a solar power system that will supply all of its electricity needs. Tesla and Puerto Rico's governor touted the project Wednesday, sending out...
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October 25, 2017 - 8:08 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, defended the First Amendment in remarks made at an Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on Wednesday, urging for separation between the government and the media. "I have said again and again and again that the First...
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October 25, 2017 - 3:35 pm
(NEW YORK) -- She’s Uber’s newest board member, was the first African-American woman to run a Fortune 500 company, and led President Barack Obama’s White House national program on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education. So what does the Former Xerox CEO and Chair Ursula Burns...
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October 25, 2017 - 3:10 pm
(NEW YORK) -- After a run of recent gains, Wall Street fell back to earth slightly Wednesday as the market suffered its worst losses in over a month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 112.3 points, closing the day at 23,329.46. The Nasdaq dropped half a percent, finishing trading at 6,563.89...
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