Monday, January 27, 2020
Tags Massachusetts

Tag: massachusetts

Two charities to pay $6 million to resolve U.S. pharma kickback...

BOSTON (Reuters) - Two charities will pay $6 million to resolve claims they operated as pass-throughs for seven pharmaceutical companies to pay kickbacks to...

Massachusetts accuses Exxon in lawsuit of climate change deceit

BOSTON (Reuters) - The state of Massachusetts sued Exxon Mobil Corp () on Thursday, accusing the oil giant of misleading investors and consumers for...

Sacklers reaped up to $13 billion from OxyContin maker, U.S. states...

(Reuters) - OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP steered up to $13 billion in profits to the company's controlling Sackler family, according to U.S. states...

Breakthrough Mouse Research Shows Stem Cells Can Be Genetically Edited Inside...

For the first time, scientists have managed to genetically modify stem cells inside the bodies of mice, a feat which could eventually open up...

Historic Jewish Cemetery Defaced With Swastikas, Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Police are investigating after swastikas and anti-Semitic phrases were found scrawled in black marker on dozens of gravestones at a Jewish cemetery in Massachusetts...

‘My wife needs a liver’: Husband in search of donor for...

HAVERHILL, Mass. - A Massachusetts husband has come up with a creative way of asking strangers to help save his sick wife, who's...

Students Stun Teacher With Powerful Message Of Love Before He Marries...

A Massachusetts teacher became visibly emotional after dozens of students dropped by his wedding rehearsal for a powerful performance. A Jan. 11 video posted...

Church Puts Baby Jesus In Cage For Immigration-Themed Nativity Scene

A Massachusetts church is mixing faith and politics in its nativity display this year ― placing a baby Jesus figurine in a cage to...

Massachusetts mayor first in line as recreational marijuana sales begin

Massachusetts became the first state on the East Coast Tuesday to allow recreational marijuana sales, meaning tens of millions of adult consumers, including those...

Ayanna Pressley Wins, Becoming Massachusetts’ First Black Congresswoman

Democrat Ayanna Pressley won her House race in Massachusetts' 7th District on Tuesday, becoming the state's first black woman elected to Congress. Pressley,...