California Sues Companies Over Insulin Prices, Joining Other States

A recent analysis by GoodRx of U.S. pharmacy and insurer data reported that the average insulin retail price rose 54 percent between 2014 and 2019, but noted a slight dip…

Seattle public schools sue social media companies for allegedly harming students’ mental health

CNN  —  Seattle’s public school system on Friday filed a lawsuit against several Big Tech companies alleging their platforms have a negative impact on students’ mental health and claiming that…

SEC Charges Crypto Companies With Offering Unregistered Securities

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday charged the cryptocurrency lender Genesis Global Capital and the cryptocurrency exchange Gemini Trust with offering unregistered securities through a program that promised investors…

US Cracks Down on Chinese Companies for Security Concerns

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Thursday stepped up its efforts to impede China’s development of advanced semiconductors, restricting another 36 companies and organizations from getting access to American technology.…

THE CORDISH COMPANIES UNVEILS DETAILS FOR $1.4 BILLION TRANSFORMATIVE MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT IN PETERSBURG, VA

Live! Gaming & Entertainment District, anchored by Live! Casino & Hotel Virginia, will set a new standard for development in the Commonwealth and will serve as a new world-class attraction…

How Colleges and Sports-Betting Companies ‘Caesarized’ Campuses

Charlie, a 22-year-old student who spoke on the condition that only his first name be used, started gambling during his freshman year at Syracuse University. He soon ran into trouble.…

Amazon, Lyft and Other Tech Companies Announce Job Cuts and Hiring Freezes

SAN FRANCISCO — The technology industry’s slowdown came into even sharper relief on Thursday as Amazon publicly said it had paused hiring for its corporate work force and several other…

California bars tech companies from complying with other states’ abortion-related warrants

Washington CNN Business  —  California is attempting to stymie abortion prosecutions in other states by making it illegal for Silicon Valley giants and other businesses based in the Golden State…

Here’s why tech companies keep paying millions to settle lawsuits in Illinois

CNN Business  —  Regulators have spent years trying to make big tech companies pay for the ways they harvest and, at times, abuse users’ data. One state, meanwhile, is literally…

These companies are looking at using rockets to shuttle military cargo

The companies so far tapped to join the military in exploring ways to bring that idea to fruition include Elon Musk’s SpaceX, Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, and, most recently, Rocket…