A prominent GOP campaign donor has issued an ultimatum to Republican leaders: Introduce gun control legislation, or lose his support, the New York Times reported on Saturday. Al Hoffman Jr., a leading donor to former President George W. Bush and Congressional Republicans, has vowed to halt all donations to the party unless leaders pass legislation…
The Latest on Syria related developments (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Syria's Deputy Foreign Minister says allegations that Syria is using chemical weapons are an attempt to "justify hostile acts." Faisal Mekdad denied Wednesday in comments published on the state news agency that his country possesses any chemical weapons. He said current campaigns against Syria…
The Trump administration released the full text of its infrastructure proposal to Congress on Monday. The plan includes $200 billion in federal funds that are intended to stimulate more than $1.5 trillion in spending mostly from local and state governments and private entities over a decade. In a letter addressed to Congress at the beginning…
U.S. stocks are lower Tuesday morning as health care companies slump. Distributors of prescription drugs and medical suppliers are falling after The Wall Street Journal reported that drugstore chain Walgreens wants to buy the rest of AmerisourcerBergen, a drug distributor, and that Amazon is preparing a bigger push into medical supply distribution. The Standard &…
With one of its most popular products the focus of this week's tumultuous stock market sell-offs, Cboe Global Market's own stock is under pressure. Shares of the Cboe fell more than 7 percent on Friday and are down 17 percent for the week. The exchange, which last year merged with Bats Global Markets, narrowly missed…
Broadcom on Tuesday cut the number of board seats it was trying to win at Qualcomm to six from 11, and reiterated that its offer for the company was only good until the conclusion of a March 6 shareholder meeting at the chipmaker. Broadcom's move comes a day ahead of planned talks between the semiconductor…
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When financial advisor Neal Van Zutphen recently met with new prospective clients, a married couple, the meeting did not go as planned. The process of going through their financial records prompted the husband to reveal a secret he had been keeping from his wife: $60,000 in credit-card debt. The debts had ballooned during a job…
The maker of the powerful painkiller OxyContin said it will stop marketing opioid drugs to doctors, a surprise reversal following lawsuits that blamed the company for helping trigger the current drug abuse epidemic. OxyContin has long been the world's top-selling opioid painkiller. It generated billions in sales for privately-held Purdue. The pill, a time-release version…
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