Timeline: How two feuding Indian brothers squandered their pharma empire

Timeline: How two feuding Indian brothers squandered their pharma empire

India’s famed Singh brothers are embroiled in a fresh feud. The elder of the duo, Malvinder Singh, has reportedly filed a criminal complaint against his brother Shivinder, with whom he once ran the pharmaceutical giant Ranbaxy Laboratories. In the complaint...
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NJ edges closer to legalizing recreational cannabis after breakthrough on taxing

NJ edges closer to legalizing recreational cannabis after breakthrough on taxing

New Jersey is poised to legalize adult-use marijuana within weeks, after Gov. Phil Murphy and state legislative leaders reportedly reached a tentative agreement on how to regulate and tax the program. Murphy and state Senate President Steve Sweeney, both Democ...
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A China trade deal 'fails' if Washington can't enforce it: US Chamber of Commerce

A China trade deal 'fails' if Washington can't enforce it: US Chamber of Commerce

Any trade deal between the U.S. and China will need an enforcement mechanism, an American business association official said on Tuesday. Source link
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The Quartz Alternative Oscars (because the real ones will suck this year)

The Quartz Alternative Oscars (because the real ones will suck this year)

In a desperate effort to appeal to the masses, the Oscars have totally alienated the few loyal viewers the show still has left. First there was the misguided “Popular Film” award, which was immediately abandoned after unanimous backlash. Then, of.....
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Medical marijuana sales in Pennsylvania exceed $132M in first year

Medical marijuana sales in Pennsylvania exceed $132M in first year

Pennsylvania’s medical cannabis businesses made at least 600,000 transactions during the program’s first year and their sales totaled $132 million, according to state officials. That marks a strong start for medical marijuana businesses in the Keys...
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Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says arrest of CFO Meng Wanzhou is politically motivated

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says arrest of CFO Meng Wanzhou is politically motivated

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says "I object to what the U.S. has done" in arresting his daughter, the company's CFO Meng Wanzhou. Source link
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Nigeria’s election delay only builds the lack of trust in its ability to hold fair elections

Nigeria’s election delay only builds the lack of trust in its ability to hold fair elections

Nigeria has postponed its 2019 presidential elections. The presidential and parliamentary votes have been rescheduled for February 23rd and the gubernatorial, state assembly and federal area council elections have been rescheduled for March 9th. The Independen...
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UPS sues California cannabis delivery companies for infringing on trademark

UPS sues California cannabis delivery companies for infringing on trademark

United Parcel Service sued a group of California-based marijuana delivery businesses for federal trademark infringement, deceptive advertising and other claims. The complaint was filed Feb. 13 in federal court in the central district of California, according ...
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Wisconsin Gov. Evers proposes decriminalizing marijuana, legalizing medical use

Wisconsin Gov. Evers proposes decriminalizing marijuana, legalizing medical use

"People shouldn't be treated as criminals for accessing a desperately needed medication that can alleviate their suffering," Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says. Source link
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How to watch the 2019 Oscars on TV and online

How to watch the 2019 Oscars on TV and online

The 91st Academy Awards are this Sunday (Feb. 24) at 8pm US Eastern time. Like last year, there is no clear favorite for best picture: Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma is forecasted by several sources to be taking a slight lead, especially...
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