Monthly Archive: March 2013

Business news : Washington Dysfunction Having Huge Impact on Business: John Paul DeJoria 0

Business news : Washington Dysfunction Having Huge Impact on Business: John Paul DeJoria

The debate over whether or not to prevent sequestration cuts is over. As of last Friday, $85 billion in spending cuts will take effect this year and another $1 trillion in cuts will impact...

Business news : The World’s Billionaires 0

Business news : The World’s Billionaires

This year Forbes has uncovered a record 1,426 billionaires. That is 200 more than we found in 2012, another record breaking year. It’s also nearly ten times as many as Forbes pinned down in...

Business news : China property curbs may trigger short-term home buying rush 0

Business news : China property curbs may trigger short-term home buying rush

HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s property-related shares fell by the most in nearly five years on Monday on plans to tighten curbs on the housing market, though some economists predict a near-term spike in...

Business news : Sorry Bears, The Expected Pullback Will Be Modest: Stovall 0

Business news : Sorry Bears, The Expected Pullback Will Be Modest: Stovall

Stocks continue to defy logic and widespread expectations for an overdue washout, despite the fact that the list of headwinds seems to grow longer by the day. A sluggish economy, political gridlock, tepid earnings,...

Health news : Arkansas bans most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy 0

Health news : Arkansas bans most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy

Arkansas joined seven other U.S. states on Thursday in banning most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy as the Republican-controlled state Senate voted to override a veto of the legislation by Democratic Governor Mike...

Health news : South Dakota extends abortion wait period for weekends, holidays 0

Health news : South Dakota extends abortion wait period for weekends, holidays

The South Dakota Senate on Thursday passed a bill affecting abortion waiting times that could potentially make them the longest in the country. The bill, passed by a 24-9 vote in the Republican-controlled Senate,...

Health news : Diabetes drugs tied to pancreatitis: study 0

Health news : Diabetes drugs tied to pancreatitis: study

People who take a certain type of diabetes drug to lower blood sugar levels may be at an increased risk of developing an inflamed pancreas, according to a new study. Glucagonlike peptide 1(GLP-1) therapies...

Health news : Trade group identifies medical device makers passing on federal tax 0

Health news : Trade group identifies medical device makers passing on federal tax

Some medical device manufacturers are trying to pass on the cost of the new federal tax on medical devices to hospitals, and a trade group on Thursday said it has launched a website to...

Health news : WHO, Islamic leaders summit to stop polio worker attacks 0

Health news : WHO, Islamic leaders summit to stop polio worker attacks

Top World Health Organisation officials and Islamic leaders will meet in Egypt next week in an effort to stop attacks on polio workers, which are hampering the eradication of the virus in some countries...

Health news : EU approves Novartis drug for gout 0

Health news : EU approves Novartis drug for gout

The European Commission has approved Novartis’ drug Ilaris for patients with an often painful form of inflammatory arthritis, the drugmaker said on Friday. Novartis said the EU had approved the drug also known as...