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  • Lily Shares Fall After FDA Rejects Long-Acting Zyprexa Thursday, 28 Feb 2008 | 10:13 AM ET
    Eli Lilly's drug Zyprexa.

    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.

  • XM-Sirius Merger: Cramer Names Names Monday, 25 Feb 2008 | 7:23 PM ET

    The Mad Money host calls out the members of Congress who are blocking the XM-Sirius merger from going through.

  • FDIC Chair:  More Mortgage Transparency Needed Monday, 25 Feb 2008 | 8:53 AM ET

    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.

  • Anheuser, Miller Face Caffeinated Drinks Probe Thursday, 21 Feb 2008 | 5:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Justices Make It Harder to Sue Medical Device Makers Wednesday, 20 Feb 2008 | 11:19 AM ET

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday made it harder for consumers to sue manufacturers of federally approved medical devices.

  • Australia, US Strike Open-Skies Pact Friday, 15 Feb 2008 | 12:21 AM ET

    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.

  • Allergan, Medicis Shares Drop on Botox Probe Friday, 8 Feb 2008 | 12:27 PM ET

    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.

  • U.S. Probes Stock Sales By SocGen Board Member Monday, 4 Feb 2008 | 2:13 PM ET
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    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.

  • Singapore GIC Prepared to Adjust UBS Terms: FT Monday, 4 Feb 2008 | 12:57 AM ET

    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.

  • Microsoft/Yahoo Deal Poses Antitrust Issues: Google Sunday, 3 Feb 2008 | 3:16 PM ET
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    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.

  • UBS Facing Subprime Banking Investigations: WSJ Sunday, 3 Feb 2008 | 2:15 PM ET

    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.

  • Merrill Lynch Sued by Massachusetts Over Subprime Friday, 1 Feb 2008 | 3:50 PM ET

    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.

  • FDA to Pfizer: Toughen Warning on Chantix Friday, 1 Feb 2008 | 3:44 PM ET

    U.S. regulators on Friday said Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix appears increasingly likely to be linked to serious psychiatric behavior, and called for stronger label warnings.

  • Justice 'Interested' in Microsoft-Yahoo Bid Review Friday, 1 Feb 2008 | 1:03 PM ET
    Microsoft

    The Justice Department on Friday said it is "interested" in reviewing antitrust issues associated with Microsoft nearly $45 billion unsolicited bid for Yahoo.

  • Cramer Gets Sirius Monday, 28 Jan 2008 | 11:36 AM ET

    Merger or no merger, Sirius will be the clear winner of the satellite radio wars, Cramer says. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Bush Pushes Congress on Stimulus Package Friday, 25 Jan 2008 | 5:19 PM ET
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    President Bush urged Congress on Friday to quickly pass an economic stimulus package void of extraneous spending, saying only quick action will kickstart the sputtering economy. "I strongly believe it would be a mistake to delay or derail this bill," Bush said.

  • China Says Price Controls Will Not Distort Market Wednesday, 16 Jan 2008 | 11:33 PM ET

    China's recently introduced price controls are aimed at stabilizing inflationary expectations and will not distort the market economy, planning officials said on Thursday.

  • Brocade Ex-CEO Gets 21 Months in Backdating Case Wednesday, 16 Jan 2008 | 2:05 PM ET

    The former chief executive of Brocade Communications Systems was sentenced to 21 months in prison for orchestrating a scheme to tamper with the company's records of stock option grants.

  • Supreme Court Upholds Limits on Investor Lawsuits Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | 2:41 PM ET

    The Supreme Court upheld a ruling that investors cannot sue third parties such as banks and accounts in cases of securities fraud.

  • Beijing Gives Final Nod to Telecoms Reshuffle: Report Thursday, 10 Jan 2008 | 9:25 PM ET

    Beijing has given the final green light to the long-awaited restructuring of China's telecommunications sector that will include a series of mergers to create three industry giants capable of providing a full range of services, the South China Morning Post reported on Friday.