Category: News

The Coming Government Takeover of Drug Pricing

The coming government takeover of drug pricing comes on the heels of the democratic led effort in congress to demonize drug-company profits and pushes the federal control over how drugs are priced. The Coming Government... read more

70,000 Ways to Classify Ailments

Doctors, hospitals and insurers are braced for a possible interruption after the U.S> healthcare system switched to a massive new set of codes for describing illnesses and injuries. Under the new system, health care providers... read more

Railroads Lose Challenge of Oil-Train Rules

Railroads lost an agency appeal with the U.S. Department of Transportation in a battle over new crude-by-rail rules that require the installation of expensive new brakes on trains hauling hazardous flammable materials.  The Association of... read more...

New Mexico Firm Recalls Beef Jerky Products

A New Mexico firm has recalled their beef product that was incorrectly produced and shipped with the mark of inspection. The problem was discovered after a friend of an FSIS (U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food... read more

Dow Jones Discloses Customer Data Breach

The Wall Street Journal owner says financial data from 3,500 individuals may have been accessed.  Dow Jones, a unit of News Corp, has sent letters to individuals whose financial information was potentially accessed and says... read more...