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Author: 0 Mylan CEO set to defend EpiPen prices amid public outcry

Mylan has raised the price of EpiPens from $100 for one pen in 2007 to $608 for a set of two pens , leaving many Americans struggling to afford the life-saving medication. Critics have accused Mylan of price gouging because it controls most of the market for a lifesaving product for people who are at risk of a potentially deadly allergic reaction known as anaphylaxis.

Money GM workers vote on tentative agreement today
Author: 0 GM workers vote on tentative agreement today

The GM logo is seen at the General Motors Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant in Lansing, Michigan October 26, 2015. "We ultimately need some commitment". There's also a signing bonus of $6,000. GM also will continue to build an updated version of the Cadillac XTS in Oshawa and will extend production of the Chevrolet Impala at the plant.

Money Wells Fargo scandal reignites debate about big bank culture
Author: 0 Wells Fargo scandal reignites debate about big bank culture

Federal and local authorities said Wells Fargo & Co. employees trying to meet those targets opened bank and credit card accounts, moved money between those accounts and even created fake email addresses to sign customers up for online banking - all without customer authorization.

Money Prince George hilariously refuses high-five, low-five from Canada's Justin Trudeau
Author: 0 Prince George hilariously refuses high-five, low-five from Canada's Justin Trudeau

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George of Cambridge arrive at 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron near Victoria global airport on September 24, 2016 in Victoria , Canada. All eyes were on the young prince and princess when they emerged from the Royal Canadian Air Force jet the Cambridges had flown in . In true toddler fashion , George didn't just diss Trudeau once - it happened three times and we're half-cringing, half-laughing.

Money Justin Timberlake's Netflix Concert Trailer Released
Author: 0 Justin Timberlake's Netflix Concert Trailer Released

Though the concert is part of his 20/20 Experience World Tour, Timberlake will play some of his older hits, including "Cry My a River", but hopefully there are some other surprises in store. You can actually stream the soundtrack at Spotify and some other places right now. Now, the pop king is teaming up with Netflix and director Jonathan Demme to give his live show the cinematic treatment with Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids .

Money The Extra-Special Reason Why MTV Is Reviving TRL
Author: 0 The Extra-Special Reason Why MTV Is Reviving TRL

The post MTV is bringing back "TRL" for ONE DAY ONLY for this important reason appeared first on HelloGiggles. MTV's classic video countdown show TRL is back. MTV's Nessa will host the special, with assistance from MTV News' senior political correspondent Ana Marie Cox and senior national correspondent Jamil Smith .

Money Kaine to campaign in Northern Virginia
Author: 0 Kaine to campaign in Northern Virginia

Holt is the anchor of NBC Nightly News and is registered as a Republican in NY. "We don't want Donald Trump's lies, distortions to be a distraction", he said. Update: We can tell you now Kaine went to ... Speaking Monday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe, Conway said "people are just amazed" that Clinton outlined her strategy against IS on her website".

Money Disney Kicking The Tires On Twitter
Author: 0 Disney Kicking The Tires On Twitter

It's a lot of fun, but we often forget that social media platforms are businesses as well. The company is only working with a financial adviser to evaluate a possible bid, according to Bloomberg . If this deal goes through, Twitter will have the backing of a large, influential media company, and could increase its deals with network television to live stream events within its platform, as well as boost stagnant user growth.

Money Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business
Author: 0 Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business

Since 2010, Pfizer received 20 new drug approvals and launched multiple products to address patients unmet medical needs, including Ibrance, Xalkori, Bosulif, Inlyta, Eliquis, Prevnar Adult and Trumenba. Ultimately, PFE chose to remain whole, a choice that was made easier by a USA tax decision that effectively prevented Pfizer's attempted merger with Allergan Plc.

Author: 0 French President Vows to Shut Down Unacceptable Calais Camp

Plans to relocate the Calais migrants have sparked controversy and protests, with local residents in some parts of France earmarked for new asylum centres vehemently opposed to the move. Mr Hollande said that the camp was "not acceptable" and "extremely difficult" for refugees fleeing war zones and his government meant to shut it down by the end of the year.

Money Cummings: Drug Pricing Bills Won't Move This Year
Author: 0 Cummings: Drug Pricing Bills Won't Move This Year

EpiPen's CEO says the lifesaving drug isn't as profitable as people think. Bresch testified that her company only takes $274 in profit of the $600 they charge for an EpiPen pack. The goal for the new version is 24 months. "I personally believe that Mylan held the summits to gain blogger trust and then used those bloggers to spread word about their initiatives".

Money Spain: Political wrangling continues after regional votes
Author: 0 Spain: Political wrangling continues after regional votes

In Galicia, the Popular Party won a majority of seats, with 41, while the Basque Nationalist Party won 29. MADRID, Sept 26 The head of Spain's Socialists, Pedro Sanchez, said on Monday he would call for a leadership race on October 23 to review the party's position on whether to allow a minority government of the ruling Conservatives or force a third national election.

Money Julia downgraded to tropical depression
Author: 0 Julia downgraded to tropical depression

Julia, located about 255 miles south-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina, has maximum sustained winds at 40 mph and is moving in a southerly direction at 3 mph. Coastal communities will see 2-4 inches of rain the next few days. Maximum sustained winds are near 50 miles per hour with higher gusts. The hurricane center put the chances of a depression forming at 70 percent over five days, and said environmental conditions near the system, called Invest 96L , would be conducive for it to ...

Money Company Aims To Restart Gasoline Pipeline Wednesday Evening
Author: 0 Company Aims To Restart Gasoline Pipeline Wednesday Evening

Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia also saw prices climb since Monday, AAA reported Tuesday. "I didn't think it would get worse overnight, but it just did", Parks said while waiting in a line to refuel on Monday.

Money Twitter begins discussions to explore a sale
Author: 0 Twitter begins discussions to explore a sale

Twitter shares were up more than 18% on Friday after news of a possible deal was reported. Twitter shares caught fire today as reports circulated claiming that the mico-blogging site is set to be subject to a takeover attempt from Google, Salesforce, or another firm.

Author: 0 Atlanta Advisor: Fed Could Raise Interest Rates in December

Some expected that a rate hike would be announced this month, but today's meeting confirms that the reserve bank is likely to wait until December to officially change pace. Reaction to the Fed decision will continue to be watched very closely on Thursday with a notable focus on the dissenters. The 10-year U.S. Treasuries yield dropped to as low as 1.608 percent, down sharply from Wednesday's high of 1.738 percent and hitting its lowest level in nearly two weeks.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo's unit to sell fund administration business

The bank has tightened compliance procedures, including sending customers an e-mail to verify an account has been established within one hour of a deposit account being opened, according to Wells Fargo's presentation. As public questions and criticism of the bank's conduct mounted this week, many investors sold. Wells Fargo "faced or settled four key areas of litigation as of the end of 2015", the newspaper found, including Federal Housing Administration insurance claims, Visa and ...

Author: 0 Toddler, eight wounded in Baltimore shooting

Authorities say the men had earlier Friday robbed a bank about four miles away in Pikesville. Baltimore police commissioner Ken Davis did not elaborate on how the two shootings were linked. But, Davis said the assailants "need not to just be in jail, but underneath a jail". He and Smith said police were already getting leads from the public to aid the investigation.

Money Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton take the lead in conflicting polls
Author: 0 Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton take the lead in conflicting polls

What's more, the Trump campaign's populist - conservative coalition of outsiders seemed to be the very embodiment of her 1964 classic A Choice Not An Echo , committed as they are to breaking the power of the kingmakers, as Phyllis called the Wall Street - Washington - Silicon Valley Axis.

Author: 0 OPEC may hold formal meeting in bid to cut production, boost prices

Meanwhile, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro also said that a deal could be imminent between members of the Organisation for Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC countries. The price for Brent crude oil was down 1.65 percent to open at $45.19 per barrel. The OPEC producers' group and Russian Federation will meet in Algeria next week to discuss ways to stabilise prices, which may include a deal to freeze or cut output, although there are conflicting signals such an agreement can ...

Author: 0 Assault arrest for man who hit Sacramento mayor with pie

He was arrested on felony charges for assaulting a public official. UFC fighter Urijah Faber, who attended the dinner, said Johnson fought back against his attacker. He added, "At the advisement of my legal team, I can't discuss the details of the incident , but I'd like to thank my fellow comrades, activists, veterans, and friends for their continued support".

Money BBC stars earning more than £150k to be named under new reforms
Author: 0 BBC stars earning more than £150k to be named under new reforms

Those seven are likely to include Graham Norton, Chris Evans and Gary Lineker. The white paper called for a continuation of BBC funding via a license fee of £145.50 ($192) that taxpayers pay every year and that will increase with inflation starting in 2017 after having been frozen in recent years.

Author: 0 Snapchat changes name to Snap Inc., debuts 'Spectacles'

The video it records is circular, more like human vision. They record ten-second clips on a tiny camera, which are sent to the Snapchat app via wifi or Bluetooth. Smart glasses have yet to really take off. Google went back to the drawing board with Glass, and expects to target its second-gen specs at the enterprise.

Author: 0 Relief Rally in Asia after Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged'

The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 163.74 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 18,293.7, the S&P 500 gained to finish 23.36 points, or 1.09 per cent higher, to 2,163.12, while the Nasdaq Composite ended up 53.83 points, or 1.03 per cent, to close at 5,295.18, a record high.

Author: 0 A Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Begins Smoking Fire Mid-Flight

A spokesman for India's Directorate General of Civil Aviation said it would send out an advisory to airlines warning passengers to keep all Samsung Note smartphones switched off during the flight or avoid carrying the phones on commercial jets altogether.

Author: 0 More Iowa cities mobilizing for flooding along Cedar River

The village of about 500 people sits on the Kickapoo River. Authorities in several Iowa cities were mobilizing resources. Vernon County sheriff's officials said Friday that floodwaters filled 79-year-old Joseph Menne's pickup truck when the trailer he was pulling got stuck in 6 feet of water.

Money Netflix Inc (NFLX) CEO Reed Hastings Sold $8.3 million of Shares
Author: 0 Netflix Inc (NFLX) CEO Reed Hastings Sold $8.3 million of Shares

CEO Reed Hastings sold 84,665 shares of NFLX stock on 09/20/2016 at the average price of $98.47. Also, Director Richard N. Barton sold 700 shares of Netflix stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 21st. The firm earned $2.11 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.11 billion. Netflix had a net margin of 1.85% and a return on equity of 5.59%.

Money WTO says European Union failed to rein in Airbus subsidies
Author: 0 WTO says European Union failed to rein in Airbus subsidies

The ruling is part of a series of tit-for-tat transatlantic complaints about aircraft subsidies that together make up the world's largest trade dispute, still raging after 12 years of bitter arguments. The ruling was only the most recent step in a years-long fight between the two sides over support and subsidies given their respective aircraft builders.

Author: 0 Tesla Update Halts Automatic Steering if Driver Inattentive

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the update also will allow customers to set a maximum temperature control system to help keep children and pets safe if they're left in the auto. The name itself suggests full autonomy, while the company insists that it should not be treated as full automation, but rather a driver-assist feature.

Money Jobless claims slide to lowest level since July
Author: 0 Jobless claims slide to lowest level since July

The number of jobs increased by 300, or 0.7 percent, to 40,700. The uptick shown by the U.S. initial jobless claims data came just a day after the United States central bank decided against an interest rate raise but showed strong signs that it could increase borrowing costs before the end of the year, as they cited the progressive growth in the labor market and a strong rally in economic growth.

Author: 0 Cortez rally planned to support Standing Rock protest

The goal of the pipeline is to enable domestically produced crude oil in a safer and more efficient manner and will cross 18 Iowa counties. TORONTO-About 100 demonstrators blocked traffic as they marched through downtown Toronto on September 13 to protest construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota.

Author: 0 Apple, McLaren have been discussing a potential acquisition for months

And yeah, even though hearing the brand name may make you feel like the company is large, McLaren Automotive is not as very big. According to FT, Apple isn't just eyeing the automotive division of McLaren, it wants to own McLaren Technology Group , the parent company of all things McLaren.

Author: 0 Israeli police: 2 Palestinian attackers killed in West Bank

The attack happened by the Herod's Gate entrance to the Old City in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem, a short distance from the Damascus Gate where a Jordanian was shot dead on Friday after trying to stab a police officer. On Friday, two Palestinians rammed a vehicle into a bus stop used by Israelis near the adjacent Kiryat Arba settlement, causing injuries before troops killed one of the assailants.

Money Australia's busiest container port leased for $7.3 billion
Author: 0 Australia's busiest container port leased for $7.3 billion

Premier Daniel Andrews said the bid from the Lonsdale consortium, which includes the Future Fund, QIC and global investors, had passed competition and foreign investment checks. "Leveraging our global port and regulated asset experience, QIC is focused on delivering long-term stewardship and improvements to the port and for its users", he added.

Author: 0 Bombing suspect's wife left US days before NY area attacks

Though FBI Assistant Director William F. Sweeney Jr., said there is "no indication" of an active operating terror cell in the NY area, evidence suggests Rahami was not acting alone, sources told CNN . The backpack was found outside a neighborhood pub and located about 500 feet from a train trestle, said the city's mayor Chris Bollwage. "Was he making trial runs at this, where was he doing that?" Further, only one of the pipe bombs detonated.