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'Pharma Bro' sentenced to 7 years prison
NEW YORK — Martin Shrkeli, the smirking "Pharma Bro" vilified for jacking up the price of a lifesaving drug, was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for defrauding investors in two failed hedge funds. The self-promoting pharmaceutical executive ...
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Toys R Us liquidation would leave a giant hole in the toy industry
Los Angeles Times
Toys R Us has been the place where up-and-coming products get discovered. (Gene J. Puskar / Associated Press). Toys R Us Inc. doesn't sell the most toys in the U.S. — that distinction goes to Walmart Inc. — but it has remained a key proving ground ...
US economy beats expectations, added 313000 jobs in February
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy added 313,000 jobs in February, according to Friday's employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, smashing analysts' expectations. But the strong growth, spurred by hiring in retail after layoffs last year and ...
Don't Count on an Intel Bid for Broadcom Just Yet
Intel is reportedly open to bidding for Broadcom should it look like Broadcom's bid for Qualcomm will succeed. But any such effort would face big hurdles. ByEric Jhonsa. Mar 9, 2018 9:02 PM EST. Don't Count on an Intel Bid for Broadcom Just Yet. In ...
AT&T drops political bias defense in Time Warner deal suit
AT&T indicated Friday that it no longer intends to make allegations of political bias as part of its defense against the Justice Department's lawsuit to block its purchase of Time Warner, CNN's parent company. When the DOJ filed the lawsuit in November ...
Waymo self-driving rigs to haul Google cargo
Google-owned Waymo on Friday said that its self-driving trucks will haul cargo bound for the internet giant's data centers in Georgia. Rival Uber made a similar announcement on Tuesday, saying it is using self-driving semi trucks to augment human ...
This Waffle House Server's Heartwarming Deed Scored Her a $16000 Scholarship
After a photo of Evoni Williams helping an elderly customer cut up his food at the Texas restaurant went viral, the 18-year-old server was rewarded for her act of kindness with a significant bump to her college fund as well as her own day in the city ...
Elon Musk opts for pedestrians over cars in new Boring Company video
Elon Musk's tunnel project has is moving forward. The Boring Company intends to build an underground hyperloop between New York and Washington, DC. Buzz60. 4w2a6857_large.jpg. Boring Company CEO Elon Musk just revealed that his underground ...
“A Shakespearean Tragedy”: Lloyd Blankfein Runs Over Gary Cohn's Dreams, Backs Up, and Runs Over Them Again
Imagine, for a moment, that your name is Gary Cohn. It's December 2016 and you've been toiling away as the president of Goldman Sachs for 11 years. It's a big job, and it's made you incredibly wealthy, but you've got an itch. You want more. You want to ...
California's largest steel company worried it could be harmed by Trump's tariffs
California's largest steel company is worried it could be harmed by President Trump's move to impose 25 percent tariffs on steel imports. California Steel Industries relies largely on imported semi-finished steel, or so-called slabs, for their products ...