In a London hotel that featured in an early Sherlock Holmes story, Turkey’s finance minister is preparing to tell investors that the graft scandal roiling his country’s financial markets is a case of mistaken identity.
A consortium created by Apple Inc., Microsoft Corp. and other technology companies to acquire $4.5 billion of patents from Nortel Networks Corp. agreed to sell Spherix Inc. a portfolio of more than 100 patents and patent applications, Spherix said.
In the 1960s, the British Invasion brought bowl haircuts and rock-n-roll to U.S. shores with The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Fifty years on, a new assault is coming, led by iconic U.K. characters featured on TV shows.
Unnecessary cancer screenings, risky procedures and an estimated $800 billion in annual “overtreatment” costs take a thrashing in filmmaker Roger Weisberg’s provoking new PBS documentary “Money & Medicine.”