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The Bush Administration's plan to dramatically overhaul financial regulations -- which will be announced Monday -- is already raising questions as to whether it will give too much power to the Federal Reserve.
U.S. regulators on Thursday said they are probing a possible connection between Merck's Singulair asthma drug and suicidal behavior.
Britain's financial watchdog will boost its supervision of top banks after admitting on Wednesday that its supervision of Northern Rock was unacceptable and failed to highlight the mortgage lender's vulnerability.
A federal grand jury and the Securities and Exchange Commission have been investigating the anti-money laundering practices of Fidelity Investments, according to a report in the Boston Business Journal.
Scientists advising the Food and Drug Administration said anemia drugs sold by Amgen and Johnson & Johnson should be allowed to stay on the market for chemotherapy patients.
With the resignation of Eliot Spitzer, Lt. Governor David A. Paterson will become New York's first African-American governor and the first-ever legally blind governor in U.S. history.
If Eliot Spitzer resigns, he would be succeeded by Lt. Governor David A. Paterson, who would become New York's first African-American governor and the first who is legally blind.
He’s been the merger’s staunchest opponent. Now the Democrat from Texas explains his position to Cramer.
U.S. regulators have rejected a long-acting injectable form of Eli Lilly and Co's blockbuster schizophrenia drug Zyprexa, the company said Thursday, sending its shares down almost 2 percent.
The Mad Money host calls out the members of Congress who are blocking the XM-Sirius merger from going through.
The head of the organization that insures the nation's commercial banks says there's a need for more transparency in reporting the fortunes and misfortunes of the home mortgage market.
Brewers Anheuser-Busch and Miller Brewing said on Wednesday that several U.S. state Attorneys General have demanded information on how they market and sell caffeinated alcoholic drinks.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday made it harder for consumers to sue manufacturers of federally approved medical devices.
Australia and the United States have agreed to drop restrictions on lucrative trans-Pacific flight routes between the two countries, Australia's government said on Friday.
Regulators said they're reviewing the safety of Allergan's Botox and a competing product after reports of deaths and serious reactions in some patients.
The U.S. is looking into stock sales by a member of French bank Societe Generale's board shortly before the bank announced billions of dollars in losses by a single trader.
The Government of Singapore Investment Corp is prepared to adjust the terms of its deal to buy 9 percent of UBS to help the Swiss bank win shareholder approval, its deputy chairman was quoted as saying on Monday.
Google Inc fired back Sunday at Microsoft's $44.6 billion bid to acquire Yahoo, accusing Microsoft of seeking to extend its computer software monopoly deeper into the Internet realm.
U.S. government prosecutors are investigating whether Swiss banking giant UBS misled investors by reporting inflated prices of mortgage-backed securities it held despite knowing those valuations had eroded, the Wall Street Journal said Saturday.
The top securities regulator in Massachusetts said he has filed civil charges against Merrill Lynch, accusing the brokerage of selling unsuitable subprime mortgage-related securities to the city of Springfield.