US sends warning letters to e-cigarette companies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is lighting a fire under the electronic cigarette industry to work with the agency to legally mark..
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Gulf oil dilemma: accept payout from BP or sue?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

MIAMI (AP) — Alabama seafood market owner David Scott faces a difficult decision as he tries to rejuvenate his business after the Gulf oil spill: He can acce..
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Gulf oil dilemma: accept payout from BP or sue

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

MIAMI (AP) — Alabama seafood market owner David Scott faces a difficult decision as he tries to rejuvenate his business after the Gulf oil spill: He can acce..
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FDA sends warning letters to e-cigarette companies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Thursday to makers of electronic cigarettes, saying some make unproven health claims, ..
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FDA warns of deadly side effect with imaging drugs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators are warning that a class of injectable drugs used in medical imaging scans such as MRIs can cause a rare and some..
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Burger King buyer names future CEO

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) — 3G Capital, the investment firm buying Burger King, has named Bernardo Hees, a former Latin American railroad executive, to be CEO of the com..
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Trade deficit narrows to $42.8 billion in July

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The trade deficit narrowed significantly in July as exports climbed to the highest level in nearly two years, reflecting big gains in sales..
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Hopes rise as jobless claims fall, trade gap eases

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people signing up for unemployment benefits dropped to the lowest level in two months, an encouraging sign that companies are..
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A whole different Playboy channel _ for the blind

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

HOUSTON (AP) — Suzi Hanks reads Playboy magazine for the articles. And the jokes. And the letters and cartoons. And yes, for the pictures. ..
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Regret, apology not part of BP's oil spill report

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP's long-awaited internal report on what it believes went wrong when a rig exploded and started the massive Gulf oil spill never mentions..
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Gov't: Spending to rise under health care overhaul

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's health care tab will go up — not down — as a result of President Barack Obama's sweeping overhaul. That's the co..
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Laura Bush to speak at 9/11 memorial fundraiser

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Former first lady Laura Bush will speak at a National Park Service fundraiser in Pittsburgh on Friday, a day before joining Michelle ..
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Questions, worries, arguments preceded Gulf blast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Something was wrong. BP was preparing to plug its well 50 miles off the Louisiana coast, and longtime technical adviser Jesse Gagliano was running co..
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Goldman seen paying $30 million British fine

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Goldman Sachs & Co. is expected to be fined around $30 million by British authorities following an investigation of the big Wall Street bank's activities in Lon..
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J&J giving $200 million for health of women, kids

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

TRENTON, New Jersey (AP) — Health giant Johnson & Johnson is donating about $200 million in cash and medicine to a sweeping United Nations program create..
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Appeals court allows stem cell funding for now

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court is permitting federal funding of stem cell research to proceed temporarily until the court rules on the merits of t..
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Consumers cut back on credit card use once again

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer borrowing fell again in July as households cut back on their credit card use for a 23rd consecutive month, adding more drag on an ..
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Salazar: New inspectors headed to drilling agency

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Wednesday it will spend $29 million to increase the number and training of offshore drilling inspectors, upgr..
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Panel examining recession's causes meets in Vegas

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada had unrealistic growth expectations before the nation's financial meltdown battered the state's tourism industry and erased billions ..
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Grassley seeks answers to USDA's role at egg farms

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Sen. Charles Grassley has asked Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to address accusations that federal workers ignored complaints abou..
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