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Jonathan Stempel

New York City can ban ads inside Ubers, Lyfts: U.S. appeals court

16 Jul 2019

NEW YORK A federal appeals court on Tuesday said New York City can ban advertising inside vehicles driven for companies such as Uber and Lyft, handing a victory to the millions of passengers who it said find such ads "extremely annoying."

U.S. judge slashes Roundup jury award to $25.3 million; Bayer still plans to appeal

16 Jul 2019

A federal judge on Monday slashed a damages award Bayer AG owed a California man who blamed Roundup weed killer for his cancer, to $25.27 million from $80.27 million, while rejecting the company's bid for a new trial.

Nomura pays $26.5 million to settle U.S. charges over traders' lies about bond prices

15 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Nomura Holdings Inc will pay $26.5 million to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges that it failed to properly supervise five former traders who lied to customers about mortgage bond prices.

Nomura pays $26.5 mln to settle U.S. charges over traders' lies about bond prices

15 Jul 2019

NEW YORK, July 15 Nomura Holdings Inc will pay $26.5 million to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges that it failed to properly supervise five former traders who lied to customers about mortgage bond prices.

Indivior loses appeal to block generic Suboxone opioid treatments

13 Jul 2019

A divided federal appeals court on Friday ruled against Indivior Plc in its bid to stop Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd and Alvogen from selling generic versions of its opioid addiction treatment Suboxone film that infringed its patents.

Sandy Hook parents lose state court appeal against Newtown over school shooting

13 Jul 2019

A Connecticut state appeals court has rejected an appeal by the parents of two shooting victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre to hold the town of Newtown and its school district liable.

Indivior loses appeal to block generic Suboxone opioid treatments

13 Jul 2019

July 12 A divided federal appeals court on Friday ruled against Indivior Plc in its bid to stop Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd and Alvogen from selling generic versions of its opioid addiction treatment Suboxone film that infringed its patents.

Trump abortion referral 'gag rule' survives demands for emergency halt

12 Jul 2019

A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected emergency bids to temporarily set aside its recent decision allowing the Trump administration to enforce a "gag rule" that could strip Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers of federal funding for family planning.

U.S. wants 'El Chapo' in prison for life, after he hears from murder plot victim

12 Jul 2019

NEW YORK U.S. prosecutors said they want the Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to spend the rest of his life - plus 30 years - in prison, after he hears from a victim who survived one of his murder plots.

Trump abortion referral 'gag rule' survives demand for emergency halt

12 Jul 2019

July 11 A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected emergency bids to temporarily set aside its recent decision allowing the Trump administration to enforce a "gag rule" that could strip Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers of federal funding for family planning.

World News

Iran denies its missile programme is up for negotiation

Iran denied on Tuesday that it was willing to negotiate over its ballistic missile programme, contradicting the chief U.S. diplomat and appearing to undercut President Donald Trump's statement that Washington had made progress on its disputes with Tehran.