Biden to sign order to explore ways to lower prescription drug costs

Biden to sign order to explore ways to lower prescription drug costs

President Biden will sign an executive order on Friday to explore additional ways his administration can lower prescription drug costs. The order directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to examine how it can use its “Innovation Center” to lower drug costs, the White House said in a press release. The center, which …

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Mehmet Oz says he wouldn't talk to patients the way his campaign talked about Fetterman's health

Mehmet Oz says he wouldn’t talk to patients the way his campaign talked about Fetterman’s health

CNN — Pennsylvania Republican Senate nominee Mehmet Oz again tried to distance himself from the mocking tone his campaign has taken with his Democratic opponent John Fetterman’s recovery from a near fatal stroke, telling NBC in an interview Friday that he would not talk to his own patients the way his campaign talked about the …

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Here's the next phase of Biden's plan to fortify industry cyberdefenses

Here’s the next phase of Biden’s plan to fortify industry cyberdefenses

Welcome to The Cybersecurity 202! I promised sloth photos to the masses, so here are sloth photos. Below: A major hospital system confirms that it was hit with ransomware, and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said state-sponsored hackers may have been behind a hack of the church. First: Cybersecurity rules are coming …

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Raleigh shooting: 5 dead, including off-duty cop, others injured

Raleigh shooting: 5 dead, including off-duty cop, others injured

At least five people were killed, including an off-duty police officer, and two others were injured in a shooting along a North Carolina nature trail on Thursday evening, authorities said. The suspect, who local police described as a white male juvenile, was taken into custody with life-threatening injuries, according to a briefing memo issued by …

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Get inflation-proof bonds paying 9.62 percent while there is still time

Get inflation-proof bonds paying 9.62 percent while there is still time

With another painful inflation report showing rapidly increasing prices for rent, food, medical care, electricity and heating fuel in September, people are searching for a safe place for their savings. If you have money to spare — parked in a low-paying savings account — the Treasury Department’s Series I savings bond is paying 9.62 percent …

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75-year-old arrested for plotting to kidnap German health minister – POLITICO

75-year-old arrested for plotting to kidnap German health minister – POLITICO

German police in Rhineland-Palatinate on Thursday arrested a 75-year-old woman for plotting to kidnap Health Minister Karl Lauterbach and bring down the country’s power grid. According to reports by the German news outlet T-Online the woman is called Elisabeth R., a professor of theology from the University of Mainz who has worked as a Protestant …

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Exclusive: Musk's SpaceX says it can no longer pay for critical satellite services in Ukraine, asks Pentagon to pick up the tab

Exclusive: Musk’s SpaceX says it can no longer pay for critical satellite services in Ukraine, asks Pentagon to pick up the tab

Washington CNN — Since they first started arriving in Ukraine last spring, the Starlink satellite internet terminals made by Elon Musk’s SpaceX have been a vital source of communication for Ukraine’s military, allowing it to fight and stay connected even as cellular phone and internet networks have been destroyed in its war with Russia. So …

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Yeezy, owned by Ye, aka Kanye West, cut ties to JPMorgan before 'White Lives Matter,' antisemitism controversy

Yeezy, owned by Ye, aka Kanye West, cut ties to JPMorgan before ‘White Lives Matter,’ antisemitism controversy

‘Black Victim to Black Victor’ author Adam B. Coleman reacts to rapping Ye West’s claim that Hollywood ‘bullied’ him for being a Trump supporter on ‘Varney & Co.’ JPMorgan Chase is severing ties with Yeezy Brands, owned by Ye, the artist formerly known as Kanye West. The bank sent Ye a letter on Sept. 20, …

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