(Adds company news items) March 23 Britain's FTSE 100 futures were flat ahead of the cash market open on Thursday. * NEXT: British clothing retailer Next is "extremely cautious" ab..
March 23 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 12 points at 7,337 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * GLAXOSMITHKLINE: Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and U.S.-based ..
Emeryville Vice-Mayor John Bauters gestures in front of a neglected property in Emeryville, California, United States March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Noah Berger Joy Ashe gestures to a bui..
The rusty patched bumble bee became the first wild bee in the continental United States to gain federal protection on Tuesday when it was added to the government's list of endanger..
Newron Pharmaceuticals SpA said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its Parkinson's disease treatment Xadago as an add-on therapy to levodopa, a drug widely u..
(Reuters Health) - - Men who see more ads for low testosterone or "low T" on local television channels may be more likely to seek tests or treatments to boost their levels of the h..
NEW YORK Long-running children's television show "Sesame Street" is welcoming a new kid to the block - a Muppet with autism called Julia. A redhead who loves to sing and remembers ..
(Reuters Health) - - The retail pharmacy company CVS Health helped its customers quit smoking by pulling cigarettes off the shelves two years ago, a new study suggests. Smokers who..
(Reuters Health) - - Patients may be less likely to die in U.S. hospitals during weeks when accreditation inspectors show up unannounced than during other times of the year, a rece..
RIO DE JANEIRO The World Health Organization on Monday recommended that travelers to rural areas in the states of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo get yellow fever vaccinations, as Bra..
(Adds company news items) March 20 Britain's FTSE 100 futures were flat ahead of the cash market open on Monday. * HANSTEEN: Britain's Hansteen Holdings has agreed to sell its Germ..
March 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 1 point higher at 7,426 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip FTSE 100 index ended 0.1 percent higher a..
WASHINGTON A newer class of type 2 diabetes drugs significantly cut the risk of death and hospitalization for heart failure compared with other medicines for the disease, according..
WASHINGTON Amgen Inc's (AMGN.O) $14,000 cholesterol drug Repatha cut the risk of heart attack and stroke by over 20 percent in patients with heart disease, but results from a highl..
CHICAGO Burried in the cuts to science and public health in President Trump's newly released budget blueprint is a longtime conservative proposal to award lump sums of money to sta..
CHICAGO U.S. trading partners on Friday limited shipments of poultry from Alabama, a top producer of chickens for meat, over bird flu concerns as the state's wait for federal confi..
WASHINGTON Amgen Inc's Repatha drug cut the risk of heart attacks and strokes by over 20 percent in patients with heart disease, demonstrating a clinical benefit beyond its ability..
LONDON Britain's Circassia has secured the U.S. rights from AstraZeneca for two drugs to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a progressive lung condition affecting ..
LONDON AstraZeneca said on Friday that U.S. regulators had rejected the British company's new drug for high potassium levels, in the latest setback to the product. AstraZeneca said..
(Adds Exxon, KKR, Ant Financial, Estácio; Updates Panmure, M1 Ltd, Sinopec, Enel) March 17 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1300 GMT on Frid..
WASHINGTON Amgen Inc's Repatha drug cut the risk of heart attacks and strokes by over 20 percent in patients with heart disease, demonstrating a clear clinical benefit beyond its a..
FILE PHOTO: LeEco's new Le Pro3 phone is on display during a press event in San Francisco, California, U.S. October 19, 2016. RETUERS/Beck Diefenbach/File Photo FILE PHOTO: The LeS..