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This photo provided by Gilead Sciences shows Truvada. Federal drug regulators on Tuesday affirmed landmark study results showing that a popular HIV-fighting pill can also help healthy people avoid contracting the virus that causes AIDS in the first place. While the pill appears safe and effective for...
BURLINGTON, Vt. It's a sign of warmer weather approaching; farmers market season begins. Saturday was the first day of the Burlington Farmers Market in its new location on Pine Street. Fresh produce, baked goods, and homemade crafts, are just a small part of what you might see at the...
JibJab's StoryBots puppets, which is now a show on Netflix.Jeniece Pettitt | CNBCNetflix has agreed to acquire StoryBots, the company behind the original Netflix children's series "Ask the StoryBots."StoryBots was founded by Gregg and Evan Spiridellis, the creators of JibJab. The price of the acquisition will be...
Tariffs in the U.S. have increased to 25% from 10% on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, including on things most American shoppers buy for their homes, like furniture and electronics.And that's expected to leave retailers, many of which are already planning for the 2019 holiday season, in...
RANCHO CUCAMONGA (CBSLA)  — A 19-year-old woman and two men in their twenties were arrested at their Rancho Cucamonga apartment after being accused of running an Instagram scam where they promised to double people’s money in the stock exchange. According to detectives, Zoe Ramirez used an Instagram account under...
U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the plenary session at the G20 Summit on July 7, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.Mikhail Svetlov | Getty ImagesSmall cap stock benchmark the Russell 2000 dropped back into correction territory Thursday, down 10% from its intra-day all-time high reached last year,...
Uber dropped 7.6% on its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange Friday. The IPO, which was the most highly anticipated debut so far this year, began trading at $42 per share after pricing its IPO at $45 Thursday night. The stock closed below $42...
Brynn Anderson/Associated PressA slew of talented cornerbacks are seeing dollar signs after Xavien Howard and the Miami Dolphins agreed to a five-year, $76.5 million contract extension Thursday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The new deal resets the market with Howard as the highest-paid cornerback in NFL history."X wanted to...
Bob IgerStephen Desaulniers | CNBCThis week, several large traditional media companies provided us with data points that nicely illustrate today's confusing media world:Let's start with Disney, which announced its quarterly earnings on May 8. This week, Sinclair acquired Disney's 21 regional sports networks (which it got when it...
The erectile dysfunction market isn't as lucrative as it once was, but that hasn't mattered much to Pfizer.The New York-based pharmaceutical giant is holding a strong share in the ED drug marketplace even as competition from generic drugmakers consumes sales of its once-blockbuster male libido treatment, Viagra.The medication,...

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