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October 24, 2018 5:53 PM FDA approves first new flu drug in almost two decades

(Reuters) - Japan’s Shionogi & Co Ltd and Swiss drugmaker Roche won U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for their flu treatment, the first new flu drug approved by the agency in nearly 20 years. Xofluza was approved to treat acute uncomplicated influenza, a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses, in patients 12 years 124

October 24, 2018 4:13 PM The Latest: Fears for kids motivate many migrants in caravan

Central American migrants traveling with a caravan to the U.S. walk holding national flags from Mexico and Honduras, as they make their way to Mapastepec, Mexico, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018. After a day of rest to honor a fellow traveler who died on the road on Monday, the march continues through Mexico. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo) Central American migrants 53

October 23, 2018 5:45 AM Britain's AstraZeneca to buy 9.8 percent stake in France's Innate Pharma

PARIS (Reuters) - British drugmaker AstraZeneca will buy a newly issued equity stake of 9.8 percent in smaller French peer Innate Pharma, as consolidation intensifies in the healthcare sector. AstraZeneca will buy the stake via around 6.26 million new shares being issued to it at a price of 10 euros per share, the companies said on Tuesday. Innate Pharma 114

October 21, 2018 3:06 AM Utah officials: DUI suspected in head-on crash, 6 dead

This Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 photo provided by the Utah Highway Patrol shows the scene of a head-on collision of a dump truck and a pickup on a state highway near Heber, Utah. State troopers say the dump truck crossed a highway median and collided with the pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction, killing all six men in the pickup in an accident 79

October 18, 2018 2:53 PM Bobbi Kristina's Friend Who Found Her in Tub Died from Fentanyl Overdose

Max Lomas -- the friend who discovered Bobbi Kristina submerged in a bathtub with a toxic mix of drugs in her system -- died from a fentanyl overdose himself ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us Lomas' official cause of death was "fentanyl toxicity," and his death was ruled accidental. We broke the story ... Lomas died of an overdose 77

October 18, 2018 1:37 PM Novartis to Buy Cancer-Drug Maker Endocyte for $2.1 Billion

Deal is latest by new chief executive to reshape Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis AG on Thursday said it would pay $2.1 billion for Endocyte Inc., a U.S. company developing a new treatment for prostate cancer, the Swiss pharmaceutical giant’s latest move to double down on high-value prescription drugs. Endocyte specializes in so-called radiopharmaceuticals 66

October 18, 2018 12:54 PM Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border on Thursday if Mexico did not move to halt large groups of migrants headed for the United States from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador. “I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught - and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military 101

October 17, 2018 10:21 PM New accusers emerge in case of California surgeon, girlfriend accused of drugging, sexually assaulting women

California orthopedic surgeon who once appeared on a Bravo reality TV show and his girlfriend are accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women. California prosecutors on Wednesday revealed that five more accusers have emerged in the rape case of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were initially charged in September. The bail for Grant Robicheaux 77

October 17, 2018 9:27 PM Police net drugs in worldwide swoop: Interpol

PARIS (Reuters) - Coordinated police raids in 93 countries have netted more than 55 tons of drugs including a cocaine, heroin and millions of synthetic drug pills, the Interpol police organization said on Wednesday. The swoops included cocaine stashed in a steamroller on a ship about to leave Brazil for Ivory Coast, an ecstasy lab in a Dutch house and, in the Middle 52

October 15, 2018 10:34 AM Novo Nordisk picks AstraZeneca executive to head biopharma business

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Novo Nordisk (NOVOb.CO) has hired AstraZeneca’s (AZN.L) head of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases to head its biopharma business, which has been struggling with declining sales and a failed acquisition. Ludovic Helfgott will replace Jesper Brandgaard, who resigned as CFO earlier this year, when he retires in April next year after 71