UPDATE 2-FDA says new test finds “unacceptable levels” of impurity in heartburn drugs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it found “unacceptable levels” of a cancer-causing impurity in limited testing using low-heat method of samples of heartburn medicines such as Zantac containing the ingredient ranitidine. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT…

Leaked Audio of Mark Zuckerberg Details Facebook’s Plan to Use Its TikTok Clone, Lasso, to Upend the Chinese Upstart

A leaked recording of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaking to employees in July has revealed the social networking giant’s potential strategy when dealing with competitors, specifically the popular TikTok app. In a transcript of the recorded meeting, which The Verge…

Bernie Sanders off campaign trail ‘until further notice’ after being treated for artery blockage

Sen. Bernie Sanders experienced “chest discomfort” on Tuesday night and will suspend campaigning “until further notice” after doctors treated a blockage in an artery, senior adviser Jeff Weaver said in a statement Wednesday morning. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics…

Four Democrats Report Third-Quarter Fundraising Numbers Ahead of FEC Filing Deadline

Several 2020 Presidential contenders—Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.), and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg—are reporting their fundraising numbers ahead of the Federal Election Commission’s October 15th deadline for third-quarter filings.  Sanders’ campaign…

US expected to announce approval of anti-tank missiles sale to Ukraine mentioned on Trump-Zelensky call

The Trump administration has informally notified Congress that it will soon announce the approval of an arms sale to Ukraine involving Javelin anti-tank missiles, a US official and congressional aide told CNN this week. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics…

US-EU tariffs could trigger snowball effect with further retaliation, UN labor agency chief says

The world may soon enter "very precarious waters" if we don't acknowledge the benefits that stem from international cooperation, Guy Ryder told CNBC. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription…

A chocolate-making robot is preparing to make world’s best sweets from your kitchen counter

CocoTerra, a California start-up, has developed the world's first kitchen countertop chocolate-making appliance, with design partner Ammunition. A companion app helps users tailor-make chocolate, right down to choosing the origin of the bean. Small Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: A way…

A cybersecurity chief’s 8 tips on how to protect yourself online as data breaches continue

Recent high-profile data breaches, including Thursday's DoorDash hack, continue. In many cases encryption either did nothing to prevent hackers from infiltrating systems or, worse, helped disguise cybercriminals. Here are 8 steps to protect yourself. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of…