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Michael Babich, CEO of Insys Therapeutics, which is subject to several state and federal inquiries about its painkiller Subsys, is out.
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.
While the U.S. is the world's biggest food exporter to China, it is not alone in vying to help feed the world's most populous nation.
A global oil glut has the supply-and-demand balance out of wack. Here are the main factors worrying economists about the future.
As China's middle class grows, rising food demand is influencing food production and water consumption in the American West, including California.
Ivan Szpakowski, commodities strategist at Citi, says oil prices are stuck in a range due to oversupply, with a market rebalance not expected until 2017.
When law enforcement uses social media to catch a criminal before they act, are they crossing the privacy line?
China's pledged $260 billion to shore up its navy and military by 2020. The US concern: maintaining free-trade flows in the South China Sea.
Russian warplanes pounded Syrian rebels on Sunday, insurgents said, helping Moscow's ally Bashar al-Assad reclaim territory.
Building walls has long been the process for keeping others out. Do they really work as instruments of border control in the 21st century?
Scott Smith, FBI special agent in charge, provides insight to the FBI recruiting teens to help with cyber crime.
The greatest global risk is running out of water for our 7.3 billion inhabitants. Already, some countries are reeling from this catastrophe.
Daniel Hynes, senior commodity strategist at ANZ, discusses the outlook of oil commodities on the back of multiple supply risks.
Russia says it's in Syria to help fight ISIS but the real reason can be summed up in one word, says this former State Department advisor.
Iraq is turning a blind eye to Russia's move into Syria despite US objections, says David Phillips.
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