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The atrocity of indentured servitude is the world's fastest-growing crime. Will a new bill passed by Obama signal the world to take notice?
A lawsuit filed by a Florida company against a billion-dollar drug firm strikes at the heart of the nationwide painkiller epidemic.
A former sales manager at Insys Therapeutics pleads guilty to charges of fraud and accepting kickbacks. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky reports.
A former sales rep for Insys Pharmaceuticals, which is under investigation in multiple US states, has pleaded guilty to federal charges of fraud.
America's addiction to painkillers is taking a toll on the workplace. Is enough being done by companies to get it under control?
The financial and socioeconomic costs of prescription painkiller abuse are showing up in the workplace.
Fighters from the former Soviet Union are joining ISIS in record numbers, according to a new report.
Nader Mousavizadeh, partner and co-founder at Macro Advisory Partners, discusses the conflict in Syria and Russian and U.S. interests.
Foreign investment funds took control of four of the country's largest banks, diluting state-owned ownership.
Greek bank stocks are being diluted as foreign vulture funds drive down stock prices. Can Greek regulators stop the hemorrhaging?
The oceans, which comprise 70% of the planet and support 2 million species, are dying. Here's 5 of the biggest challenges facing our waters.
CNBC's Dina Gusovsky provides insight to the investigation into Insys Therapeutics and its business and marketing practices. The company sells an opiate called Subsys Fentanyl Sublingual Spray.
Michael Babich, CEO of Insys Therapeutics, which is subject to several state and federal inquiries about its painkiller Subsys, is out.
How can you check how much money your doctors get from drug companies?
A famous coach wants to bring soccer to North Korea. While sports can play a diplomacy role, markets in the nation may have bigger impact.
One drug company has swept into the painkiller market, pushing a deadly opioid beyond its medical purpose. But it's now under investigation.
The sale of dangerously addictive painkillers willfully prescribed by our physicians has quadrupled in the past decade, and one pharmaceutical company in particular is accused of helping to fuel America's opiate addiction by putting profits before patients. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky investigates.
Prescription drug overdose is a growing epidemic in America, according to the CDC. With the help of physicians across the country, one company is accused of excessively pushing its highly addictive painkiller onto patients. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky reports on the allegations and how you can protect yourself.
More start-ups and multinationals are investing in tech-based agricultural solutions to produce more food as the world gets more crowded and hotter.
Lord Adair Turner, chairman of the Institute for New Economic Thinking, says Greek debt must undergo a much larger write-down.
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