Sep 24, 2016

Lawmakers call for speedier release of 2011 bin Laden raid documents

The House intelligence committee on Friday pressed the Obama administration to speed up the release of documents and other materials seized during the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in 2011. Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, a California Republican, said the 2014 ...

Congress blasts Mylan CEO over EpiPen price spike, $18 million salary

Sep 22, 2016

Congress blasts Mylan CEO over EpiPen price spike, $18 million salary

Outraged Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday grilled the head of pharmaceutical company Mylan about the significant cost increase of its life-saving EpiPens and the profits for a company with sales in excess of $11 billion. Defending the company’s business practices, Mylan CEO Heather ...

Wells Fargo faces customer suit over unauthorized accounts

Sep 17, 2016

Wells Fargo faces customer suit over unauthorized accounts

Wells Fargo & Co. was sued Friday by customers in what may be one of many lawsuits following disclosures that bank employees created unauthorized accounts to boost the bank’s fees. Three Utah customers sued in federal court, blaming the scandal on the bank’s push ...

Obama enlists Republican Gov. Kasich to push for TPP trade deal

Sep 17, 2016

Obama enlists Republican Gov. Kasich to push for TPP trade deal

Ohio’s Republican governor, John Kasich, took over the White House briefing lectern on Friday to praise the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership, an unusual move that shows how hard President Barack Obama will push for the trade deal’s approval. Obama, a Democrat who will leave office ...