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December 17, 2018 3:42 PM Evofem shares surge as contraceptive gel meets late-stage trial goal

(Reuters) - Shares of Evofem Biosciences Inc jumped as much as 38 percent on Monday after its birth control gel showed effectiveness in a late-stage study, bringing the first hormone-free contraceptive close to approval. Male condoms and oral pills dominate the $5.5 billion contraceptive market in the United States. However, oral pills cause side effects 126

December 17, 2018 3:09 PM Google announces $1B New York campus

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2017, file photo, people walk by Google offices in New York. Google is spending more than $1 billion to expand operations in New York City. Ruth Porat, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Google and Alphabet, said in a blog post Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, that Google is creating a more than 1.7 million square-foot 172

December 17, 2018 12:48 PM Google Is Spending $1 Billion on a Massive New York City Expansion

NEW YORK — Google is spending more than $1 billion to expand operations in New York City. Ruth Porat, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Google and Alphabet, said in a blog post Monday that Google is creating a more than 1.7 million square-foot campus that includes lease agreements along the Hudson River in lower Manhattan. Google Hudson 94

December 16, 2018 6:38 PM California is first state to mandate zero-emission bus fleet

California moved Friday to eliminate climate-changing fossil fuels from its fleet of 12,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase the number of electric buses on the road. The California Air Resources Board voted unanimously to require that all new buses be carbon-free by 2029. Environmental advocates project 90

December 15, 2018 11:39 AM West Ham deepen struggling Fulham's problems with victory at Craven Cottage

West Ham won their fourth successive Premier League game to add to Fulham's woes at Craven Cottage on Saturday, beating their London rivals 2-0 thanks to goals from Robert Snodgrass and Michail Antonio. Fulham, yet to keep a clean sheet this season, remain rooted to the bottom of the table with nine points from 17 games, while the Hammers rose to ninth 80

December 13, 2018 6:02 PM Whataburger fan paints pastoral landscapes featuring iconic burger chain

If Thomas Kinkade only painted fast-food chains, the result would be this Texas-based artist Michael Esparza’s Etsy store. Esparza, of San Antonio, had just moved back to his hometown in 2012 after studying art in Italy, he told Texas Monthly. The first thing Esparza did once he was back in the Lone Star State? Go to Whataburger. “Then right after that, I went to Bill Miller’s 136

December 13, 2018 5:41 PM Chick-fil-A knockoff? Walmart's new 'Chicken Dipping Sauce' likened to fast-food fave

Chick-fil-A's signature dipping sauce is a favorite among the fast food restaurant's customers. (Reuters/Rashid Umar Abbasi) Chick-fil-A aficionados devoted to the fast-food chain’s signature dipping sauce may have another way to satisfy that craving. Walmart’s Great Value brand of chicken dipping sauce has drawn stark comparisons to Chick-fil-A’s classic 122

December 13, 2018 9:01 AM 21 Islamic State militants escape Iraqi jail, most recaptured

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Twenty one prisoners, most of them members of Islamic State jailed on terrorism charges, broke out of a prison in northern Iraq but 15 of them have been recaptured, Kurdish security officials said on Thursday. The fortified jail of Sosa is located near the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaimaniya and include mainly militants of the hardline 78

November 25, 2018 3:18 PM Legal battle over giant avocados may be coming to an end

Two avocado growers fighting over the right to produce giant versions of the fruits may finally see an end to their legal woes. The Carla avocado variety, weighing two pounds and five inches long, was patented in 2004 by the Dominican produce company Aiosa, according to a Buzzfeed news report. The unique fruit was apparently found on an Aiosa farm in 1994. In addition 126

November 17, 2018 7:21 PM Florida sues Walgreens, CVS in connection with opioid crisis

Florida filed a lawsuit against Walgreens and CVS on Friday for allegedly adding to the state and national opioid crisis. Florida is accusing Walgreens and CVS in a lawsuit with contributing to the opioid crisis in the state and nationally. Attorney General Pam Bondi announced late Friday that she has added the nation's two largest drugstore chains to a state-court 72