Generic drugmaker Mylan is making official its $32 billion-plus offer for over-the-counter medicines maker Perrigo despite opposition from a larger rival that wants to buy Mylan.
A former shop teacher has sued the high school where he used to work, saying he was fired after pointing out safety violations in its woodshop.
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General Motors CEO Mary Barra's compensation more than tripled in 2014 to $15.8 million in her tumultuous first year in the automaker's top job.
Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 10 a.m.: AT&T Inc. fell $.17 or .5 percent, to $34.06.
Shares of some top supermarkets companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Kroger rose $.54 or .8 percent, to $71.47.
Shares of some top leisure companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Carnival fell $.01 or percent, to $46.28.
Amazon’s shares are soaring Friday after reporting strong 1Q results and disclosing Amazon Web Services unit’s results for the first time.
PepsiCo said it would replace its current Diet Pepsi offerings in the United States with those free of aspartame, an artificial sweetener that has come under scrutiny from health-conscious consumers.
Mylan N.V. upped the ante Friday in its quest for Perrigo Co. with a $33 billion bid for the generic drug maker.
Generic drugmaker Mylan NV said on Friday it would commence a formal offer to acquire Perrigo Co Plc, three days after Perrigo rejected its unsolicited offer.
Stock indexes edged higher Friday, helped by gains in big technology companies including Google, Amazon and Microsoft.
PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.