Sep 2, 2013 The number of first-time heroin users in the U.S. is on the rise, and overall, heroin use went up 66 percent in 2011.
Oct 9, 2013 Amgen and AstraZeneca have both snapped up smaller firms that make cancer drugs.
Aug 12, 2013 Attorney General Eric Holder seeks to scale back the use of mandatory minimum prison sentences for certain drug-related crimes.
Aug 9, 2013 The Apple-Samsung patent case in front of an appeals court on Friday differs from the Apple-Samsung patent dispute before the U.S. International Trade Commission.
Aug 2, 2013 Texas and other states face shortages of drugs used in execution. But that demand isn't yielding a new supply.
Aug 1, 2013 Apple and Samsung have been locked in a series of bitter patent disputes. A ruling on one of those battles is expected from the U.S. International Trade Commission today.
Jul 23, 2013 The Milwaukee Brewers are losing their star outfielder Ryan Braun for the rest of the season. He's agreed to a suspension without pay for unspecified violations"of baseball's drug program and his contract.
Oct 9, 2013 Makers of patented drugs sometimes pay generic drug makers not to copy their drugs when they go off patent, allowing them to keep charging high prices. The U.S. Supreme Court says the FTC can challenge such deals.
Jun 5, 2013 Major League Baseball is reportedly on the verge of slapping long suspensions on some start players. How would that impact the finances of America's pastime?