DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Wednesday approved a $626 million deal to settle lawsuits filed by Flint residents who found their tap water contaminated by lead following disastrous decisions to switch the city's water source and a failure to swiftly acknowledge the problem.
Drugmaker Merck just shared stunning data on molnupiravir, an oral antiviral it developed to combat COVID-19. In molnupiravir’s phase three clinical trial, it cut COVID-19 patients’ risk of being hospitalized or dying by 50%.
Spanx CEO Sara Blakely wowed employees with two first-class plane tickets and $10,000 each to toast the company's $1.2 billion deal with an equity firm.
A recent document from Dominion Energy in the ongoing review of its finances highlighted Virginia’s weak law when it comes to public disclosure of how much lobbyists are paid.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have become “impact partners” with ethical financial services company Ethic.
The Sullivan Baby Doe plaintiffs' lead attorney and his law firm are preparing to file lawsuits for about 40 more babies who were born with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) due to their mothers’ struggles with opioid addiction.
UPDATE: Endo, the last drug company left in the Sullivan Baby Doe lawsuit, has offered $35 million to settle the suit, according to a Thursday…
This region’s lone licensed cannabis products processor has a new owner. Chicago-based Green Thumb Industries announced Thursday its acquisition of Dharma Pharmaceuticals, its production facilities and dispensary on Watauga Road in Abingdon. The local firm, which initially operated in the former Bristol Mall, moved to its current location in May.
After a global pandemic-induced staycation summer last year, people are ready to hit the road for a return to summer vacation.
For many people, a fear of heights or a phobia of spiders is not a cause for panic. Even dying is not at the top of their list of fears.
Four different gubernatorial hopefuls claimed wins across Southwest Virginia’s sharply divided 10 counties and two cities in the early rounds of the Republican Party’s unassembled convention.
The FBI attributed an earlier Colonial Pipeline attack to DarkSide ransomware, which is produced by an eponymous criminal organization that U.…
Project still on track for 2023 completion
Michael Bolton wants you to dump Robinhood.
GameStop traders sent the stock on a wild ride Thursday, and it looks set for another manic session Friday.
Pete Snyder, an entrepreneur from Charlottesville, on Tuesday formally launched his campaign for governor, seeking the GOP nomination by presenting himself as a “political outsider.”
CLAIM: AT&T got a contract to do a forensic audit of Dominion Voting Systems machines and those machines were recently moved to Nashville, Tennessee — to the same AT&T building that was damaged in a Christmas morning explosion.
Hackers broke into the networks of federal agencies including the Treasury and Commerce departments as U.S. government officials said they were working to identify the scope of the breach and to fix the problem.