MIKE ARMSTRONG: Coming up: Talk of a merger between USAirways and United is heating up. We’ll why the two airlines may become one and what it means for
MIKE ARMSTONG: It’s been widely reported that United Airlines and USAirways are talking about a merger. Why now and what does it mean for
Merck had high hopes for Cordaptive, its new cholesterol-lowering pill, but late Monday, the FDA said the drug was not approvable. The FDA didn’t even like the name Cordaptive. Analysts had projected the pill could generate $600 million in sales for Merck by 2011. The news isn’t all bad for Merck. European Union regulators last week approved Cordaptive for sale in
Metrologic Instruments is being acquired by Honeywell International for about $720 million. The deal comes 18 months after a
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