Premium cigar makers could catch a break from the FDA as White House applies pressure

Handrolled cigar-makers and importers are facing a May deadline that requires all new tobacco products to obtain regulatory clearance from the FDA. But the mom-and-pop shops that dominate the premium cigar industry say compliance costs would effectively put them out … Read more…

Federal prosecutors open criminal probe of opioid makers and distributors, report says

Companies including Teva, McKesson, Mallinckrodt, AmerisourceBergen, Johnson & Johnson and Amneal have received subpoenas, The Wall Street Journal reported. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

‘Vikings’ Star Erik Madsen Leads Cast For Eco-Crime Drama ‘Maritime’ From Makers Of Netflix Series ‘Dark’

EXCLUSIVE: Vikings star Erik Madsen has been cast in the lead role in eco-crime drama Maritime from Wiedemann & Berg, the makers of Netflix’s first German-language series Dark. Madsen will play troubled marine biologist Morten Solheim, who is fighting to … Read more…