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Senators ask Justice Department to investigate EpiPen maker

WASHINGTON — Senators are asking the Justice Department to investigate whether pharmaceutical company Mylan acted illegally when it classified its life-saving EpiPen as a generic ...
Trib announces expansion in some markets, going all-digital in Pittsburgh
Trib Total Media announced Wednesday a broad-based restructuring plan that will re-emphasize local news in its key markets while moving toward the future with its ...
Pa. Supreme Court blocks pro-industry provisions of gas drilling law
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania's highest court is blocking industry-friendly provisions of a major 2012 state law designed to modernize natural gas drilling regulations. It's the ...
Yellen says economy likely ready for rate hike later in 2016
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the central bank has no "fixed timetable" for raising interest rates but she believes the ...
Energy stocks surge on oil deal hopes, sending market higher
NEW YORK — Energy companies powered to big gains Wednesday, leading the broader stock market higher, on reports that OPEC nations were moving closer to ...
Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potential
DETROIT — Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the ...
Tie-up of world's biggest beer makers clears final hurdle
LONDON — A deal worth over $100 billion to combine the world's two biggest beer companies cleared its last major hurdle Wednesday when the shareholders ...
HP promises fix for printer software that barred outside ink
SAN JOSE, Calif. — HP Inc. has apologized to customers for a software update that made some of its printers stop working with ink cartridges ...
Wells Fargo CEO to face lawmakers with better defense
WASHINGTON — Wells Fargo's CEO, newly stripped of tens of millions in compensation in a scandal over sales practices, will face lawmakers with more defenses ...
Consumer confidence lifts stocks
NEW YORK — Stocks rebounded Tuesday and climbed after a survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high, a sign Americans will keep spending ...