By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans will soon be able to test themselves in the privacy of their own homes for the virus that causes AIDS, now that the Food and Drug Administration has approved the first rapid, over-the-counter HIV test
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline will pay $3 billion in fines - the largest health care fraud settlement in U.S. history - for criminal and civil violations involving 10 drugs that are taken by millions of people
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Groupon Inc. took a hit on Monday after an analyst lowered his target price on the stock to reflect higher marketing expenses over the next few quarters. In addition, Groupon's co-founder and chairman, Eric Lefkofsky, said he is scaling back his
By JESSE J. HOLLANDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - GlaxoSmithKline LLC will pay $3 billion and plead guilty to promoting two popular drugs for unapproved uses and to failing to disclose important safety information on a third in the largest health care fraud settlement in U.S
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors rejoiced over Europe last week. On Monday, they got back to worrying about the United States.
Stocks struggled to stay out of the red in quiet holiday-week trading after a trade group said
NEW YORK (AP) - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. agreed to buy diabetes drug maker Amylin Pharmaceuticals for about $5 billion in cash, heating up the competition among drugmakers to develop diabetes treatments.
After the deal is complete, Bristol-Myers will enter into
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - A scruffy, young Steve Jobs worked at Atari before he founded Apple. "Pong," one of the world's first video games, was born there, as was "Centipede," a classic from the era of quarter-guzzling arcade machines. "Call of
By The Associated Press
ValueClick Inc.'s shares soared in trading Friday after the digital marketing company issued a positive second-quarter forecast and expanded its share buyback program.
THE SPARK: ValueClick announced Thursday that it expects its
By LEANNE ITALIEAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Amy Schultz Pearson is 31, married and has two young daughters. She just began training in anesthesiology and will be working 50 to 80 hours a week.
Pearson has a message for Anne-Marie Slaughter, the former
VICTOR, N.Y. (AP) - Constellation Brands is buying the remaining 50 percent stake of Crown Imports LLC that it doesn't already own from Anheuser-Busch for $1.85 billion, giving it more U.S. control over Corona beers and other breweries.