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  • Overhaul Plan at a Glance Monday, 31 Mar 2008 | 4:18 AM ET

    The Bush administration's plan to overhaul financial regulation, as outlined in a summary obtained by The Associated Press.

  • Financial Overhaul Plan Draws Fierce Criticism Monday, 31 Mar 2008 | 4:03 AM ET
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    The Bush administration is proposing the biggest overhaul of financial regulation since the Great Depression. The sweeping plan is already drawing intense criticism -- a debate unlikely to be settled until a new president takes office.

  • Treasury’s Plan Would Give Fed Wide New Power Monday, 31 Mar 2008 | 3:53 AM ET
    Henry Paulson

    The Treasury Department will propose on Monday that Congress give the Federal Reserve broad new authority to oversee financial markets, which would be the largest financial regulatory overhaul in decades.

  • Wall Street Raises Eye Over Treasury Plan Sunday, 30 Mar 2008 | 2:18 PM ET
    United States Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson

    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.

  • Merck's Singulair Scrutinized for Safety by FDA Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 11:35 AM ET

    U.S. regulators on Thursday said they are probing a possible connection between Merck's Singulair asthma drug and suicidal behavior.

  • FSA to Get Tougher after Northern Rock Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 5:01 AM ET

    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.

  • Fidelity anti-money laundering unit probed? Friday, 14 Mar 2008 | 9:56 AM ET

    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.

  • Amgen, J&J Drug Benefits Upheld by FDA Panel Thursday, 13 Mar 2008 | 4:51 PM ET
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    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.

  • Spitzer's Successor Is NY's First Black Governor Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 12:24 PM ET
    David Paterson

    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.

  • Spitzer's Successor Would Be NY's First Black Governor Tuesday, 11 Mar 2008 | 4:52 PM ET
    David Paterson

    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.

  • XM-Sirius: Rep. Gene Green Responds Friday, 29 Feb 2008 | 7:14 PM ET
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    He’s been the merger’s staunchest opponent. Now the Democrat from Texas explains his position to Cramer.

  • 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.