AbbVie to buy leukemia drugmaker Pharmacyclics for $21B

...Pharmacyclics in a bid to add another major revenue producer to a product portfolio that already includes the world's top-selling...drugmakers, as opposed to raising prices or expanding the use of products they've developed, said Steve Brozak, president of WBB...

Pipeline plan draws protests

...true," Morgan said.About 25,000 barrels a day of the products, which will be batched in one pipeline, are destined for...Sierra Club Coastal Group chair Steve Willis speculated that the product was likely to be exported and wouldn't benefit Georgians...

Shopgirl: Cucina 503 is a great addition to Augusta's food scene

...one-on-one advice on how to best care for your skin. In addition, the app gives you a detailed three-day local forecast with product recommendations based on the forecast (sunscreen, moisturizer, etc.). The app is free for iPhones in the App Store.

Snuggie seller settles charges that it deceived customers

NEW YORK - The company behind Snuggie, Perfect Bacon Bowl and other "As Seen on TV" products has agreed to pay $8 million to settle charges that it deceived customers.The Federal Trade Commission says Allstar Marketing...

Huntsman closing four color plants, keeping Augusta in restructuring plans

...Color Pigments and Timber Treatment business.Huntsman is due to complete the $115 million Augusta facility in the summer. Products at the soon-to-be shuttered facilities will be made at the Augusta plant at 1895 Doug Barnard Parkway, the company said...

How much sugar is in that? A look at soup, salad dressing and other foods with sugar

...the meantime, though, companies don't currently disclose how much of the sugar listed in the nutrition panels of their products are from added sugars rather than naturally occurring ones.Here are seven examples of foods that might have added sugar or...

Cheap oil, low interest rates brighten outlook for global economy

...has also hurt exporting countries from Latin America to Australia that had long benefited from China's appetite for farm products, copper, iron ore and other commodities. China's growth decelerated last year to its slowest pace in a quarter-century...

Augusta State University | The Augusta Chronicle

...Georgia Board of Regents gave final approval on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 to the creation of Georgia Regents University, a product of the merger of the former Augusta State and Georgia Health Sciences universities, one of four mergers it voted to begin in...

Hearing set on proposed pipeline

...Department of Transportation and Palmetto Products Pipe Line LLC are hosting the public information...major pipeline source of refined petroleum products for Savannah and Jacksonville. Currently these products are shipped or trucked into these cities...

Tips for handling medical expenses that hit before patients pay insurance deductibles

...copayment-assistance-organizations.Drugmakers frequently help cover out-of-pocket expenses for some of their priciest products. Contact the company that makes your medication or check out the Partnership for Prescription Assistance at pparx.org...