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A drug company previously headed by Martin Shkreli was sued for allegedly breaching a contract that let it sell Daraprim. USA Today reports.
The president and CEO of the National Puerto Rican Coalition believes Congress and creditors are at fault in Puerto Rico's debt crisis.
A judge partly dismissed a suit filed by Twitter that argued it should be allowed to disclose details about government requests for information.
The hedge fund manager says he aims to bring a "meaningful" turnaround and touted embattled drugmaker Valeant's new chief executive.
While you're busy lavishing praise on your mom on Mother's Day, give her the gift of knowledge. The Fiscal Times reports.
African-Americans were much less likely to undergo potentially life-saving surgery in Georgia if they lived in heavily segregated areas.
Start-ups that do this are primed to repeat the mistakes of the dotcom bubble, one entrepreneur told CNBC.
This entrepreneur created a product for adults who work at a standing desk. His next product? Upgrading your kid's school desk.
Three planets warm enough to hold liquid water and potentially support life have been found, and they are not too far away.
Despite climbing to a six-month high, gas prices remain at lowest levels since 2009, according to an AAA report.
A longtime resident of Martha's Vineyard saw an opportunity in filling a small niche on the island.
The black market for stolen data is putting a price on a surprising range of personal information, based on the laws of supply and demand.
Our top-heavy economy can risk an entire state's budget by putting it in the hands of a few top tax payers, the New York Times reports.
The long-acting implant Probuphine contains a medication that prevents withdrawal symptoms in addicts.
On Monday, Tesla Motors released the results of its tests of the Model X's air-filtering system, which demonstrated its efficacy.
In the next 10 to 20 years, artificial intelligence will be "extremely helpful" in managing our lives, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tells CNBC.
Atlantic City decided to make its $1.8 million bond payment Monday to avoid default, Mayor Don Guardian says.
It is the No. 1 barrier to entry for young, would-be homebuyers: credit.
With tech talent in vogue on Wall Street, an MBA may not be the best way to get on board at a big bank any longer.
The four-year old thoroughbred and Triple Crown champion has traded racing for reproduction at Coolmore Farms in Versailles, Kentucky.
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The swirling red eye on Jupiter's surface supply enough heat to warm the rest of the planet's upper atmosphere.
Forrest E. Mars Jr., a scion of the family that satisfied America's sweet tooth, died, the New York Times reports.
For Farmbox CEO and founder Ashley Tyrner, being on food stamps turned out to be a blessing in disguise.
President Barack Obama reminisces about the first time he addressed the crowd at the Democratic National Convention 12 years ago.
Former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg on Trump, "I'm a New Yorker and I know a con when I see one."
Our nation it is just too great to put it in the hands of a slick talking, empty promising, self-promoting, one man wrecking crew, says Tim Kaine.