No sooner than the CEO of the maker of the EpiPen allergy medication aggressively defends the price of the drug than the company announces that it will have available in just a few weeks a generic version of the drug at half the price.
Consumers lashed out at the makers of the allergy shot EpiPen when company executives announced that the cost of the lifesaving medication jumped to more than $600 for a two-pack or reportedly about a 600 percent increase over the last decade.
Johnson & Johnson, the world's largest maker of health care products, was slammed with a $72 million verdict by a Missouri jury for the death of an Alabama woman who died from ovarian cancer caused by the company's well-known baby powder and other products containing talcum.
A popular gift for the upcoming holidays is the much-touted "hoverboard," a self-balancing scooter that many young people like to use as a method of simple transportation.
It's estimated that as many as one million drones will be given as holiday gifts in the next few weeks, according to an article in Popular Mechanics.