Features by Gigi Douban
Posted In: biotech, merger, prescription drugs
Alexion, which has one drug on the market, is purchasing Synageva, which has none.
Posted In: Marvel, disney, movie theaters, The Avengers
Exploring the relationship between studios and theater owners.
Posted In: McDonald's, corporate profits
The company's huge size and long history complicate its efforts to keep up
Posted In: NFL draft, Chicago, NFL, New York
The city hosts the event with much fanfare but at what cost?
Posted In: surgery, hip replacement, orthopaedics
Companies are negotiating with select hospitals to keep surgery costs under control.
Posted In: car insurance, maine, North Carolina
States with lots of lawsuits tend to have higher insurance rates.
Posted In: Puerto Rico, government, shutdown
The economy crashed when corporations moved out, but the government kept spending.
Posted In: recycling, glass, plastic, waste
Plastic proved more convenient than glass. Now it's easier to recycle, too.
Posted In: NBA, cuba, basketball
The NBA plans a basketball clinic in Cuba for later this month.
Posted In: oil industry, Unemployment, texas
Unemployment claims have doubled in Texas as the oil industry sheds workers.