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Cancer drug industry sees $10 billion merger

Looking to get a stronger footing in the cancer drug market, Amgen, the world's largest biopharmaceutical company, has struck a deal to buy Onyx Pharmaceuticals for $10.4 billion.

'Lunch With Les' starts today, will discuss opening game against TCU

“Lunch with Les”, LSU’s weekly football press luncheon featuring head coach Les Miles, starts on Monday at 12:10 p.m. Miles will preview the season-opening contest against TCU.

Facebook friends could change your credit score

Choose your Facebook friends wisely; they could help you get approved -- or rejected -- for a loan.

Second suspect arrested in WWII vet's death

Police in Spokane, Washington, have arrested a second suspect in last week's beating death of a World World II veteran. Kenan Adams-Kinard was arrested about 3 a.m., according to police.

Trump defends his school, prosecutor calls it 'a scam'

Donald Trump's real estate school is under attack by New York's top prosecutor, and both sides took to the airwaves Monday to elaborate on the upcoming legal battle.

Yosemite wildfire burns area the size of Chicago, threatens homes

A northern California wildfire grew to historic proportions early Monday, becoming the 14th largest in state history.

Roger Federer 'is vulnerable' at U.S. Open, says Nick Bollettieri

He's the greatest player in the modern tennis era, perhaps even of all time, but is Roger Federer's stellar career fading to twilight?

Get ready for 'Septaper'

Investors will have several pieces of economic data to chew on in the usually-quiet final week in August.

Jindal 'rejects' Obama impeachment calls from fellow Republicans

Republican lawmakers who suggest there are grounds to impeach President Barack Obama are focusing their energy in the wrong direction, Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana said on Sunday.

March on Washington: Throngs mark 'I Have a Dream' anniversary

Standing on the spot where 50 years earlier the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. made "I have a dream" the clarion call of the civil rights movement, a broader call for equality rang out Saturday.