Pfizer loses court battle against drug copays for the elderly

Pfizer loses court battle against drug copays for the elderly

A federal appeals court has dismissed Pfizer’s claims against the government in a case with major ramifications for drug prices, Medicare spending and government fraud enforcement efforts. Pfizer’s lawsuit against the US Department of Health and Human Services, first filed in 2020, sought a legal green light for a proposed program that would help cover … Read more

Apple worries about iPhone supply, but it could depend on demand

Apple worries about iPhone supply, but it could depend on demand

Throughout the pandemic, Apple Inc.’s biggest challenge has been maintaining an adequate supply of its devices, but as the company heads toward the launch of a new iPhone, could the equation to toggle ? AppleAAPL, -1.22% benefited from resilient demand in the first two years of the COVID-19 crisis, as governments pumped in stimulus funds … Read more

Israeli museum discovers hidden sketches in Modigliani’s painting

Israeli museum discovers hidden sketches in Modigliani’s painting

HAIFA, Israel — Curators at an Israeli museum have discovered three previously unknown sketches by famous 20th-century artist Amedeo Modigliani hidden beneath the surface of one of his paintings. The unfinished works of Modigliani, an Italian-born artist who worked in Paris before his death in 1920, have come to light after the canvas of “Nude … Read more

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

HONG KONG– Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese people from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the world’s biggest data breaches. ‘story. In a post on online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to … Read more

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

HONG KONG– Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese people from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the world’s biggest data breaches ‘story. In a post on online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to … Read more

Why Apple’s BNPL efforts could mark a ‘tipping point’ in lending

Why Apple’s BNPL efforts could mark a ‘tipping point’ in lending

Apple Inc.’s expansion into buy-it-now, pay-later financing could be just the start of an attempt to shake up the traditional payment system. The consumer electronics giant has already dabbled in other financial services businesses, including through its Apple Pay payment technology and a co-branded credit card made with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. GS, -2.09%. However, … Read more

Greece receives European aid to fight forest fires

Greece receives European aid to fight forest fires

Athens, Greece — The first of more than 200 firefighters from six European countries who will help their Greek colleagues to fight the forest fires have arrived in Athens. The 28 Romanian firefighters were welcomed on Saturday by the Minister for Climate Crisis and Civil Protection Christos Stylianides and the management of GreeceFire Department. ‚ÄúRomania … Read more

Sudanese doctors: 4 people killed during mass rallies against the coup

Sudanese doctors: 4 people killed during mass rallies against the coup

CAIRO — Sudanese security forces shot and killed four people during anti-coup protests on Thursday, a medical group said as thousands marched to denounce the country’s military rulers and demand an immediate transfer of power to civilians . The Sudan Doctors Committee said in a tweet that the four people were shot and killed when … Read more

The sad truth about online pharmacies

The sad truth about online pharmacies

Are you tired of spending so much money on prescription drugs and you are browsing very professional online pharmacy websites. The premises, and the promises, are enticing. Save Money, Free Shipping, No Prescriptions Needed, No Doctor Visits Needed. Except, if you don’t know what to look for, you could very well be buying fake fentanyl … Read more

The sad truth about online pharmacies

The sad truth about online pharmacies

Are you tired of spending so much money on prescription drugs and you are browsing very professional online pharmacy websites. The premises, and the promises, are enticing. Save Money, Free Shipping, No Prescriptions Needed, No Doctor Visits Needed. Except, if you don’t know what to look for, you could very well be buying fake fentanyl … Read more