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  • Revenue at the company's IT unit, which serves the Department of Defense, surged 91 percent to $2.17 billion. Shares of the Falls Church, Virginia- based company rose 2.8 percent to $187.49 in premarket trading, extending a 3 percent rally on Tuesday. Net earnings fell to $745 million, or $2.56 per share, in the quarter, from $799 million, or $2.65 per share, a year...

  • A Wing drone delivers a package to a home during a demonstration in Blacksburg, Virginia, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018.

    Wing has already launched a commercial drone delivery service in Australia.

  • Project Wing drone from Google

    Alphabet's Wing Aviation unit got the okay to start delivering goods by drone in Virginia later this year.

  • This means Wing can begin a commercial service delivering goods from local businesses to homes, which includes flights beyond visual line of site and over people, the FAA and Wing said. The certification is good for two years, the FAA said. The FAA said Wing demonstrated that its operations met the agency's safety requirements, based on extensive data and...

  • *U.S. trade deficit drops, China's GDP better than expected. NEW YORK, April 17- Plunging healthcare stocks dragged Wall Street lower on Wednesday, offsetting a spate of upbeat corporate earnings and encouraging economic data from the United States and China. "The fear among healthcare stock owners is some move to' Medicare for all,"' said Peter Tuz, president of Chase...

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    "There's a vast discrepancy between the 5-percenters in one state as compared with some others," and with the nation's capital.

  • The official, who asked for anonymity when discussing the case, said U.S. authorities had already sent Britain a provisional arrest warrant regarding Assange's extradition to the United States. The U.S. indictment filed in March 2018 said Assange, in March 2010, engaged in a conspiracy to help Manning crack a password stored on Defense Department computers...

  • LEESBURG, Va./ WASHINGTON, April 11- Democratic leaders in Congress said on Thursday they would seek President Donald Trump's support in coming weeks for legislation to invest up to $2 trillion to rebuild U.S. infrastructure, including roads, bridges and schools. The White House said Trump had spoken recently with Pelosi and "agreed to meet soon to discuss working...

  • LEESBURG, Va./ WASHINGTON, April 11- Democratic leaders in Congress said they will seek President Donald Trump's support in coming weeks for legislation to invest up to $2 trillion to rebuild U.S. infrastructure, including roads, bridges and schools. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said at separate news...

  • BOSTON/ HOUSTON, April 11- Chevron Corp will put a focus on human rights in Myanmar under an agreement with an investor group that had urged it to pay more attention to violence in the Asian nation where the U.S. oil company has operations. Joshua Brockwell, investment communications director at Virginia- based Azzad, which describes itself as "a faith-based...

  • *Indivior charged in the United States with conspiracy, fraud. In an indictment https://www.justice.gov/opa/press-release/file/1153066/download in federal court in Abingdon, Virginia, a grand jury said Indivior made billions of dollars by deceiving doctors and healthcare benefit programs into believing its Suboxone Film version was safer and less...

  • April 10- Indivior Plc lost nearly three-quarters of its stock market value on Wednesday and former parent Reckitt Benckiser also fell after the U.S. Justice Department accused the British drugmaker of illegally boosting prescriptions for its blockbuster opioid addiction treatment Suboxone. An indictment...

  • April 10- Indivior Plc lost three-quarters of its stock market value on Wednesday and former parent Reckitt Benckiser also fell after the U.S. Justice Department accused the British drugmaker of illegally boosting prescriptions for its blockbuster opioid addiction treatment. An indictment...

  • April 10- Indivior Plc lost 75 percent of its stock market value on Wednesday and former parent Reckitt Benckiser also fell after the U.S. Justice Department accused the British drugmaker of illegally boosting prescriptions for its blockbuster opioid addiction treatment. An indictment filed in federal court in Abingdon, Virginia, alleged Indivior made...

  • April 10- Indivior Plc lost 75 percent of its stock market value on Wednesday and former parent Reckitt Benckiser shed 7 percent after the U.S. Justice Department accused the British drugmaker of illegally boosting prescriptions for its blockbuster opioid addiction treatment. An indictment filed in federal court in Abingdon, Virginia, alleged Indivior...

  • April 9- The U.S. Justice Department announced on Tuesday the indictment of Indivior Plc and a subsidiary on charges they engaged in an illegal scheme to boost prescriptions of the film version of its opioid addiction treatment Suboxone. An indictment filed in federal court in Abingdon, Virginia, alleged Indivior made billions of dollars by deceiving doctors...

  • April 9- The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday announced the indictment of Indivior Plc on charges it engaged in an illegal scheme to increase prescriptions of its opioid addiction treatment Suboxone to make billions of dollars. An indictment filed in federal court in Abingdon, Virginia, alleged Indivior deceived health care providers and health care...

  • WASHINGTON, April 9- A federal grand jury in Virginia indicted Indivior Inc on Tuesday for engaging in an alleged scheme to increase prescriptions of opioid treatment Suboxone Film by deceiving healthcare providers about the drug's safety, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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  • April 5- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and several other U.S. agencies are investigating an E.coli outbreak in five states, the CDC said https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2019/o103-04-19/map. html on Friday. The CDC, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and several states are...