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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Glenn Chin, supervisory pharmacist at the now-closed New England Compounding Center, leaves  federal court after attending the first day of his trial in Boston. Closing arguments are expected Thursday, Oct. 19. Chin is charged with second-degree murder and other crimes under federal racketeering law for his role in the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people and sickened hundreds of others. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Jurors to begin deliberating in meningitis outbreak caseJury deliberations are set to begin in the case of a Massachusetts pharmacist charged with murder in the 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Trial to begin against Philip Morris in smoker's deathA trial is set to begin in a lawsuit against Philip Morris in connection with the lung cancer death of a Connecticut woman who smoked the company's Marlboro cigarettes
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Fidelity has staff meeting on sex harassment after 2 leaveUS fund giant Fidelity holds emergency meeting on sex harassment after two departures
The Associated Press11 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, file photo, workers install a #VegasStrong banner on the Mandalay Bay hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Stephen Paddock opened fire from the hotel on an outdoor country music concert, killing 58 and injuring hundreds. Las Vegas' efforts to rebrand itself since the shooting show just how difficult it can be for organizations to hit the right tone after a deeply tragic event. The city put its famous "What happens here, stays here" slogan on hold, and its initial ad campaign after the attack won praise for its sensitivity. But a national TV commercial that features real social media posts from after the shooting is getting more mixed reviews, with some calling it tacky.(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Vegas rebranding shows difficulty of messaging after tragedyAs volunteers streamed in to donate blood, doctors tended to the wounded and investigators scoured the scene of the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history, Las Vegas officials moved to protect their valuable franchise
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this April 15, 2011, file photo, a bottle of Johnson's baby powder is displayed in San Francisco. A judge on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Maren Nelson granted the company's request for a new trial, saying there were errors and jury misconduct in the previous trial that ended with the award two months ago. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & JohnsonA Los Angeles judge has tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson baby powder for feminine hygiene
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this Oct. 19, 2017, photo, Yip Wing-keung, a trading manager at local brokerage Christfund Securities, wearing his red trading jacket, poses for a photo at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders are taking their final orders as the exchange prepares to shut its trading hall, joining other world exchanges in going fully automated. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
End of an era as Hong Kong stock trading floor set to closeEnd of an era for Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders as exchange prepares to shut its trading hall, joining other world exchanges in going fully automated
The Associated Press2 days ago
This undated photo provided by Project Loon shows a stratospheric balloon launch site and crane at the former Roosevelt Roads Naval Station in Ceiba, Puerto Rico. Google's parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria. Two of the search giant's "Project Loon" balloons are already over the country enabling texts, emails and basic web access to AT&T customers with handsets that use its 4G LTE network.  (Project Loon via AP)
Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto RicoGoogle says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria.
The Associated Press2 days ago
Yellen says Fed's extraordinary policies may be needed againFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen defends the central bank's extraordinary efforts to fight the Great Recession and says they might be needed again
The Associated Press2 days ago
This image provided by GlaxoSmithKline shows the company's Shingrix vaccine. On Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration approved the vaccine to prevent painful shingles in people aged 50 or older. Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline said the approval came Friday from the Food and Drug Administration. It will be the second vaccine for shingles, which is caused by the chickenpox virus. Merck has sold a shingles vaccine for about a decade. (GlaxoSmithKline via AP)
FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virusUS regulators approve a new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles caused by the chickenpox virus
The Associated Press2 days ago
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