‘More is possible’: A bunch of states are taking on high drug prices, and it could start hitting drugmaker profits

U.S, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) expresses his support for Proposition 61 downtown Los Angeles, Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. The ballot measure, which was about prescription drug prices, didn’t pass.AP A number of states have proposed bills that take on the rising cost of drug pricing. And, unlike in the past, many are on track to becoming law. The legislation at the ...

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CNN host calls Trump a 'piece of s—' over response to London attack

Reza Aslan speaks in California. Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Turner CNN host Reza Aslan faced backlash on Saturday after calling President Donald Trump a “piece of s—” after a terrorist attack in London left seven dead and dozens wounded. In a tweet on Saturday that was later deleted, the University of California, Riverside professor and host of “Believer” quoted the president’s use of several ...

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US embassy in London directly contradicts Trump's Twitter attack on London's mayor

US President Donald Trump, speaks as he attends a meeting with EU leaders at the European Council, in Brussels, Belgium on Thursday May 25, 2017. Pool/Stephanie Lecocq via Associated Press The acting US ambassador to the United Kingdom sent out a series of tweets on Sunday in response to Saturday’s terrorist attacks, one of which appeared to challenge President Donald Trump’s criticism of ...

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ISIS has claimed responsibility for the London Bridge and Borough Market terror attacks

One of the attackers lies mortally wounded on the road at Borough Market last night. BBC / screengrab LONDON — The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the string of terrorist attacks at London Bridge and Borough Market Saturday evening. According to a statement posted to its “Amaq” propaganda outlet, ISIS said a “detachment” of its fighters had carried out ...

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Steve Kerr will coach the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals

Golden State warriors head coach Steve Kerr will coach in Game 2. Eric Risberg/AP Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr addressed the media prior to Game 2 of the NBA Finals and announced that he will be on the bench for the first time in more than six weeks. “The intention is to coach the rest of the series,” Kerr ...

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A man fleeing the London terror attack with a pint of beer is a symbol of the city's defiant spirit

He’s a tongue-in-cheek symbol of the city’s defiance. Sky news via AP The INSIDER Summary: A terrorist attack in London on Saturday killed seven and injured 48 more people. London’s spirit remains defiant after the attack. A man fleeing the scene with a pint of beer in hand is a symbol of the city’s spirit. A man walking away from London’s ...

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EPA chief Scott Pruitt's climate change denial refuted by scientific paper

In a sign of growing tensions between scientists and the Trump administration, researchers have published a scientific paper that was conceived and written as an explicit refutation to an assertion by Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt about climate change. The study, in the journal Nature Scientific Reports, sets up a direct test of a claim by Pruitt, made in ...

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Jose Mourinho refuses to talk Antoine Griezmann as he reveals he's given Ed Woodward his list of summer targets

Jose Mourinho refused to be drawn on Manchester United‘s interest in Antoine Griezmann but revealed he has given Ed Woodward his list of transfer targets for this summer. United secured all-important qualification for the Champions League with the win in the Europa League final, Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan scoring the goals to see off Ajax in Stockholm. United are ...

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It was naive to praise Melania and Ivanka Trump for refusing the headscarf in Saudi then covering up at the Vatican

The Trumps are on tour. And the only thing scarier than the political allegiances forged between the US President and some of the Middle East’s most war-hungry men has been the spilling of commentary on the First Lady’s wardrobe choices. Because while Donald was signing a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia – the first port of call of ...

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After Game of Thrones, Kit Harington is looking forward to doing nothing

Just as Jon Snow is a reticent king, you sense there’s a reluctance on Kit Harrington’s part to be a celebrity, to be a Big Deal. He comes across slightly shy and seems disorientated by the hype surrounding Game of Thrones, and consequently is looking forward to “relative obscurity” once the show comes to a close next year. “Maybe I ...

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