GlaxoSmithKline Plc, the U.K.’s largest drugmaker, will pay $105 million to settle claims from California, New York and more than 40 other states that it illegally promoted asthma and antidepressant drugs.
New York’s cities and towns shouldn’t be able to block hydraulic fracturing within their borders because such prohibitions are trumped by state law, opponents of the bans told the state’s highest court.
The head of the Cleveland Clinic is under consideration by the Obama administration to lead the delay and scandal-plagued Department of Veterans Affairs, according to a person familiar with the deliberations.
For almost five years, the head of a once obscure U.S. agency fought Wall Street to impose curbs on derivatives that helped ignite the 2008 financial crisis. His successor, Timothy Massad, must now decide how to finish the job.
“In order to be successful, you have to be totally focused on what’s going on around you,” Chad Pike says during a drive from the Colorado mountain town of Crested Butte to the nearby banks of the Taylor River.
Bloomberg BNA — Warning of catastrophic impacts to electricity reliability and the middle class, Republicans and coal-state Democrats vowed to fight the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed carbon pollution limits on power plants.