With all the fibbers we've outed lately, Turney Duff takes a look at the top 10 lies told on Wall Street.» Read More
SALT LAKE CITY— Calling it a move for freedom and compassion, a state lawmaker this week unveiled a medical marijuana bill that would allow residents of conservative Utah who have chronic and debilitating diseases to use certain edible products containing THC, the chemical responsible for most of the drug's psychological effects. The government policy is...
Hosman is CEO of Assessments.com, a Utah company with about 100 contracts with state and county governments from Florida to California. An early advocate and true believer in the industry, Hosman has spoken at justice forums in Texas, Idaho and Washington state. He also has been a frequent visitor to county jails in his home state of Utah and other states in the...
BERLIN— Geneva prosecutors searched the premises of HSBC's Swiss subsidiary on Wednesday after launching a money-laundering investigation over a report that the bank helped hide millions of dollars for drug traffickers, arms dealers and celebrities. Prosecutors said they were investigating HSBC Private Bank SA and persons unknown for suspected...
LONDON, Feb 10- Global health charity Medecins du Monde launched a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European patent held by U.S. drugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc which it accused of charging "exorbitant" prices for a hepatitis C drug. According to World Health Organization data, as many as 150 million people worldwide live with chronic hepatitis C infection, most of...
Turney Duff, now five years sober, talks about how cocaine crushed his trading skills—and cost him and his firm millions.
Cocaine users seem to not to feel the losses associated with bad predictions, and this may mean their brains have more trouble learning from mistakes.
NEW YORK, Feb 3- A U.S. prosecutor sought on Tuesday to dissuade jurors from believing that the man who created the underground website Silk Road and is facing drug trafficking charges abandoned the venture long before it was shut down. Ross Ulbricht, who is on trial in Manhattan federal court, has acknowledged creating Silk Road, where drugs and other goods could...
Sanofi launched an inhalable insulin in the U.S. in a potential boost for its flagging diabetes drug sales and for patient quality of life.
Marvina is a premium cannabis provider that offers a monthly delivery service of marijuana to consumers in San Francisco.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals CEO Dr. Leonard Schleifer told CNBC on Tuesday that benefits companies should not try to practice medicine.
The Justice Department kept a secret database of incoming and outgoing U.S. international calls for more than a decade.
"Any event in life changes one. That was an event that probably changed me in many ways. I think I am a better person," biotech company founder Sam Waksal.
Rather than pay so much out-of-pocket, many skip checkups and scrimp on care, USA Today reports.
This flu season is ramping up earlier than last year's, NBC News reports.
Hallucinogenic mushrooms have been discovered on the grounds of Buckingham Palace in London, NBC News reports.
Dec 10- Philadelphia's transportation authority has filed a class action lawsuit accusing Gilead Sciences Inc of charging "exorbitant" prices for its blockbuster hepatitis C drug Sovaldi. The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in federal court in Philadelphia by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, seeks an unspecified amount of money damages.
Doctors who used Genentech's expensive eye drug Lucentis were also among the highest-paid consultants for the company, reports the New York Times.
Drug giant Merck said it will buy Cubist and its slate of medicines administered in hospitals, many for bacterial infections, for about $9.5 billion.
There is no escaping the fact that we’re all getting older, and investors are having to find new ways to make money from changes in the way we age.
Bob Marley heirs say they are creating a pot-focused brand dubbed Marley Natural, reports NBC News.