Pot Legalization Group Turns in Additional 95,572 Signatures

Backers of a proposed marijuana legalization amendment filed 95,572 additional signatures with the state this afternoon, likely enough to qualify the issue for the Nov. 3 ballot.



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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Seeks Path to Legalization

Medical marijuana has not had an easy time in Pennsylvania. When the Senate passed Senate Bill 3, a bill legalizing medical marijuana, by a vote of 40-7, many thought that the bill would be a slam dunk in the … Read the article

Kineta Wins $4 Million Contract With National Institutes of Health

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Seattle biotech company Kineta just won a $4 million contract with the National Institutes of Health to develop an immunotherapy treatment targeting infectious diseases like dengue fever, Ebola, and the flu.

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Oncologist Brings the Debate Over Increasing Drug Prices Back to Patients

Dr. Andrew Pecora, an oncologist and chief innovation officer at the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, suggests that the debate over rising cancer drug prices isn’t paying enough attention to their payoff for patients.

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Dundee Precious Metals on Track to Meet 2015 Guidance

Dundee Precious Metals Inc. (TSX:DPM) announced its results for the second quarter of 2015, commenting that it put out 32,699 ounces of gold and 10.6 million pounds of copper.

Other financial and operating highlights include:

  • All-in sustaining cost per ounce
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Eldorado Reports Q2 Gold Production of 181,160 Ounces

Eldorado Gold Corp. (TSX:ELD,NYSE:EGO) announced Q2 2015 production of 181,160 ounces of gold, down from 200,551 ounces in the year-ago quarter. Average cash costs were $569 per ounce, again down from Q2 2014, when they came in at $489.

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Teranga Announces 24-percent Rise in Gold Production for Q2

Teranga Gold Corp. (TSX:TGZ,ASX:TGZ) announced its financial and operating results for Q2 2015, commenting that it put out 49,392 ounces of gold, up 24 percent from the year-ago period. Meanwhile, net profit came to $6.7 million compared to a loss … Read the article

High Drug Sales Drive Strong Second Quarter for Bristol-Myers

Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY) experienced a stronger than anticipated second quarter, with strong sales for new heart, hepatitis C, and cancer medicines increasing revenues.

According to an article on Pharmaceutical Processing:

Bristol-Myers’ recent purchase of startup Flexus Biosciences Inc. resulted in

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Newmarket’s Q2 Gold Production at 55,998 Ounces

Newmarket Gold Inc. (TSX:NMI) announced its financial results for Q2 and H1 2015, commenting that during Q2 it put out 55,998 ounces of gold. That’s up 3.7 percent from the year-ago period.

Other Q2 highlights include:

  • Record low operating cash
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New App Allows Users to Create Personalized Emojis

YourMoji, a custom emoji keyboard app, was launched today. The app, a wholly-owned application created by Fotobom Media, allows users to create and share personalized emojis within messaging platforms.

According to the press release:

YourMoji is the only application that

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