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  • CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden provides insight to the spread of Ebola, and announces an individual traveling from Liberia to the United States has been diagnosed with Ebola in Texas.

  • Awaiting CDC news conference     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee reports pharmaceutical companies with potential Ebola treatments are on the move after hours, as well as airline stocks.

  • Sarepta CEO ready with Ebola drug if requested     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:29 PM ET

    Sarepta President and CEO Chris Garabedian says his company has enough clinical trial quality drug on hand to treat a couple dozen Ebola patients if requested.

  • CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports Texas health officials have confirmed the Ebola patient is in Texas, and had a recent history of travel to West Africa.

  • Ebola stocks surge after first US case diagnosed Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    The Centers for Disease Control sign is seen at its main facility in Atlanta, Georgia.

    Shares of pharmaceutical companies working on a drug to treat Ebola spiked after the CDC confirmed the first case diagnosed in the U.S.

  • Pharma companies spike ahead of CDC newser     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:03 PM ET

    The CDC has confirmed the first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.S. The "Fast Money" traders discuss the companies spiking on the news.

  • First Ebola case confirmed in US     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    The CDC has confirmed the first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.S. and will hold a news conference at 5:30PM E.T. Tuesday. CNBC's Meg Tirrell has the details.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 30- A federal judge said Novartis AG must face a U.S. government lawsuit accusing the Swiss drugmaker of paying multimillion-dollar kickbacks, including a $9,750 dinner for three at a Japanese restaurant, to induce doctors to prescribe its drugs.

  • Sept 30- U.S. drugstore chain Walgreen Co said lower insurer payments for prescriptions amid increased competition, and a rise in generic drug prices would continue to hurt margins in the current quarter, pressing its shares. Pharmacy chains such as Walgreen are contracted with health insurers and others that operate Medicare Part D drug plans.

  • Regeneron, Sanofi say sinusitis drug met goals Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Drugmakers Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Sanofi said Tuesday that an experimental drug reduced symptoms of chronic sinusitis in a clinical trial. Shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose $5.26 to $306.22 in morning trading. Sanofi stock added $1 to $56.71.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10:48 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch lower in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 US consumer confidence falls in September after 4 months of gains Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women After Bill Gross' resignation, Pimco turns to insider to keep firm going US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10:37 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch lower in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 US consumer confidence falls in September after 4 months of gains Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10:26 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch lower in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 US consumer confidence falls in September after 4 months of gains Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10:17 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch higher in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 US consumer confidence falls in September after 4 months of gains Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion

  • Viagra ads target women for the first time Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    Pfizer will begin to target women in its television commercials for the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10:12 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:12 AM ET

    In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch higher in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion Ukrainians rush to prepare for a cold winter without Russian gas if talks fail

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 10 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:56 AM ET

    In a reversal, EBay plans to split off PayPal business in 2015, CEO Donahoe to leave EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch higher in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion Ukrainians rush to prepare for a cold winter without Russian gas if talks fail

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 9:53 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:53 AM ET

    PayPal and eBay reach a fork in the road, announce 2015 split following pressure from Icahn EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch higher in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion Ukrainians rush to prepare for a cold winter without Russian gas if talks fail

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 9:38 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:38 AM ET

    PayPal and eBay reach a fork in the road, announce 2015 split following pressure from Icahn US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate US stock inch higher in early trading; eBay jumps on news that it will spin off PayPal China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts Masco spinning off its installation and other services unit; starting repurchase program Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 9:27 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:27 AM ET

    PayPal and eBay reach a fork in the road, announce 2015 split following pressure from Icahn US home prices rise in July at slowest pace since November 2012 amid slowing sales EU targets Apple's overseas tax model, says Ireland appears to grant firm illegal rebate Global stocks mostly higher as traders monitor Hong Kong protests, economic data China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 News Corp. to buy online real estate business Move for $950 million in cash Johnson& Johnson buying Alios BioPharma for $1.75 billion Walgreen matches 4 Q profit expectations, tops revenue forecasts Masco spinning off its installation and other services unit; starting repurchase program Drugmaker Pfizer, aiming to raise sales of its Viagra, starts new ad campaign targeting women