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WASHINGTON | Energy regulators: No immediate threat to power grid

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are disputing the Trump administration’s claim that struggles facing the coal and nuclear industries threaten the reliability of the nation’s power grid. The Republican chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission told Congress on Tuesday that “there is no immediate calamity or threat” to the nation’s bulk power system. He … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Energy regulators: No immediate threat to power grid

TRENTON, N.J. | FDA approves 1st nonopioid drug to ease withdrawal symptoms

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Federal regulators have approved the first nonopioid treatment to ease withdrawal symptoms from quitting addictive opioids. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration expedited approval of Lucemyra (luc-eh-MEER’-eh) to help combat the U.S. opioid epidemic. The tablet was approved Wednesday to treat adults for up to two weeks for common withdrawal symptoms … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J. | FDA approves 1st nonopioid drug to ease withdrawal symptoms

WASHINGTON | Fargo profits up, but potential settlement may change that

WASHINGTON | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News  Wells Fargo’s profit jumped 6 percent during the first quarter, but that may be revised following an offer by federal regulators to settle a host of investigations into the consumer banking giant at a cost of $1 billion. Wells is navigating several investigations tied to the opening by employees … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Fargo profits up, but potential settlement may change that