Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Felonies Over OxyContin Sales

Purdue Pharma LP pleaded guilty to three federal felonies related to the marketing and distribution of its powerful opioid painkiller

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Merck to Buy OncoImmune Amid Covid-19 Vaccine Development

The drugmaker is buying biopharmaceutical company OncoImmune, which has reported positive results from a late-stage study of a coronavirus vaccine

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AstraZeneca, Oxford Covid-19 Vaccine Up to 90% Effective in Late-Stage Trials

LONDON—The Covid-19 vaccine being developed by the University of Oxford and AstraZeneca PLC was found to be as much as

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Nevada Imposes New Pandemic Restrictions on Casinos, Entertainment

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak further restricted public gathering in Las Vegas casinos and other areas of life Sunday in response

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These 5 stocks will profit from the dollar’s continuing decline

Things look mighty bleak for the dollar given the damage to the U.S. economy from the world’s worst coronavirus outbreak

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FDA Authorizes Regeneron’s Covid-19 Antibody Cocktail Drug

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s Covid-19 antibody drug was authorized Saturday by U.S. health regulators, the second cleared this month to treat

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Suffering Emerging Markets Can Bounce Back From the Depths

Asia’s emerging-market stocks are on track to outperform peers elsewhere in the world by the greatest margin in a quarter

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WHO Recommends Against Use of Gilead Covid-19 Drug Remdesivir

The World Health Organization said Thursday it recommends against the use of remdesivir, the antiviral drug for Covid-19 made by

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