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January 30, 2018 10:45 PM Bellicum's cancer drug trials on clinical hold, shares tumble

(Reuters) - Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had placed a clinical hold on U.S. trials of the company’s experimental cancer drug after three cases of brain disease linked to head trauma. Shares of the Houston-based drug developer fell 48 percent to $5.26 in after-hours trading on Tuesday. The company said the FDA had deemed 104

January 30, 2018 7:59 PM Stock market on track to have worst day since August as Dow drops more than 300 points

The 364-point dive was the worst one-day point drop since a 610-point drop on June 24, 2016, when markets were shaken by Britain's vote to exit the European Union. The U.S. stock market on Tuesday was heading for its worst day since August, and its first two-day losing streak in more than a month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had plunged more than 300 points 63

January 30, 2018 7:48 PM Google Rivals Ask EU to Toughen Measures in Antitrust Case

After being ordered to treat comparison-shopping services equally, in Germany, Google is winning 98% of ad spots it auctions off Google continues to stymie competition in online shopping, despite a record fine from European authorities and an order to modify its behavior, rivals say. The European Union in June fined Google parent Alphabet Inc. €2.4 billion 74

January 30, 2018 6:41 PM Europe’s Economic Growth, Aided by France, Outpaces U.S

Firms and investors says President Emmanuel Macron’s policies are unleashing pent-up demand An economic recovery in France, formerly one of Europe’s chief laggards, has helped a resurgent eurozone power to its strongest growth in a decade and outpace the U.S. last year. The European Union’s statistics agency Tuesday said gross domestic product—the broadest 52

January 30, 2018 5:59 PM Israel condemns Irish bill banning goods from occupied lands

JERUSALEM – Israel is condemning an Irish bill that would outlaw the import of goods from West Bank settlements and plans to summon the Irish ambassador over the legislation. If passed, Ireland would become the first European country to ban settlement products, though several countries already label them. The European Union in 2015 approved guidelines 45

January 30, 2018 5:53 PM VW Suspends Chief Lobbyist Over Diesel Tests on Monkeys and Humans

Thomas Steg suspended as auto company faces public relations crisis BERLIN—Volkswagen AG Tuesday suspended a senior executive amid mounting outrage over revelations this week that the car maker had conducted experiments on animal and humans in an effort to disprove links between diesel fumes and respiratory illnesses. The experiments were carried out in 2013 by a laboratory 69

January 30, 2018 11:44 AM Europe's economy grew faster than the U.S. last year

Sure, the United States is growing at a nice clip. But Europe's economy is expanding at an even faster rate. Economic growth in the 19 countries that use the euro currency surged by 2.5% in 2017, according to official data published Tuesday. Growth in the 28-member European Union was also up 2.5% last year. It's the best period of growth for both groupings 72

January 30, 2018 2:43 AM Keurig to Acquire Dr Pepper Snapple in Largest Soft-Drink Deal Ever

European investment fund JAB Holding to become controlling shareholder in combined company The maker of Keurig coffee machines is taking over Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc., a marriage that combines popular brands that have struggled with increased competition and shifting consumer tastes. The transaction, which would pay nearly $19 billion in cash to Dr Pepper 50

January 29, 2018 4:08 PM Beverage bonanza: Dr Pepper Snapple merging with Keurig Green Mountain

It's a caffeine lover's dream: Dr Pepper Snapple is merging with Keurig. The new company will be called Keurig Dr Pepper. It will combine Dr Pepper, 7UP, Snapple, A&W and Sunkist with Keurig's franchise of single-serve coffee pods, which includes the Green Mountain Coffee Roasters and The Original Donut Shop brands. It's the latest big merger in the food and beverage 56

January 29, 2018 1:24 PM Spain: Children and women among 329 migrants rescued at sea

MADRID – Spanish officials say more than 300 people including newborns have been rescued from a wooden boat off Libya's coast and taken to an Italian port. The Defense Ministry said water was flooding the boat when rescuers reached it Saturday northeast of the Libyan town of Misrata. The ministry said a Spanish frigate working on a European border patrol 42