Comcast and Michael Kors skid; Barrick Gold and Concho rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: Comcast Corp., down $2.27 to $35.63 Comcast outbid Twenty-First Century Fox and will pay a...

Weight Watchers slims down name to WW

NEW YORK (AP) — Weight Watchers is trimming its name to just two letters: WW. The company says it is renaming itself to focus more on overall wellness and not just dieting. Its app, ...

Taiwanese scientists find secret of Pu'er tea to block fat and help stop weight gain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwanese scientists from National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) released their finding Wednesday that Pu'er tea can help stop gaining weight. Pu'...

AP source: First Nike Kaepernick ad to air during NFL opener

Nike has unveiled its first "Just Do It" ad narrated by Colin Kaepernick and a person familiar with the situation says the spot is scheduled to air during the NFL season opener on Thursday night and d...

Weight-loss drug Belviq seems safe for heart, study finds

For the first time, a drug has been shown to help people lose weight and keep it off for several years without raising their risk for heart problems — a safety milestone that may encourage wider use t...

Doctor facing state inquiry about Vegas shooter drug records

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A doctor accused of improperly looking up prescription records of the dead gunman after the Oct. 1 mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip will invoke his constitutional right against se...

When Ms. Franklin calls: Reporter reflects on Queen of Soul

NEW YORK (AP) — When I got the chance to interview Aretha Franklin for the first time in 2001, I was already a bundle of nerves: Even though it was just over the phone, I'd be talking to THE Queen of ...

Tesla and Hertz rally while Dentsply and Zillow fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Tesla Inc., up $37.58 to $379.57 CEO Elon Musk said he's considering taking the electr...

US stocks keep climbing; technology companies lead

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising again Tuesday as strong company earnings lift the market. The benchmark S&P 500 index is up for the fourth day in a row and fifth out of the last six. Techno...

New Phase 3 Data Show Investigational Subcutaneous Formulation of Vedolizumab Meets Primary Endpoint in Achieving Clinical Remission at Week 52 in Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis

OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited [TSE:4502] (“Takeda”) today announced top-line results from the VISIBLE 1 clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and ...

Nutrisystem, Inc. Launches Groundbreaking DNA Body Blueprint™ Nationwide

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--Nutrisystem, Inc. ( Nasdaq: NTRI ), a leading provider of health and wellness and weight management products and services including Nutrisystem® an...

U.S. FDA Approves XTANDI® (enzalutamide) for the Treatment of Men with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC)

TOKYO & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 13, 2018--Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Kenji Yasukawa, Ph.D., “Astellas”) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced the U.S. Food an...

Illinois, Iowa officials look into rise in parasitic illness

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Health officials in Illinois and Iowa are investigating an increase in people becoming sick from a parasite that causes intestinal illness. The Illinois Depa...

New ways to conquer sleep apnea compete for place in bedroom

Every night without fail, Paul Blumstein straps on a mask that prevents him from repeatedly waking up, gasping for air. It's been his routine since he was diagnosed with a condition ...

Adrenomyeloneuropathy| A Pipeline Analysis Report 2018| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2018--Technavio has announced its latest pipeline analysis report on the . The report includes a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation within ...