CNBC update: $150k bag of cash The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid now estimate that spending grew slightly less than expected in 2014, but topped $3 trillion, and thieves made off with $150,000 in cash left behind by ATM employees, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
CNBC update: NFL upholds Tom Brady's suspension Representatives from 70 countries are meeting in Spain on counter-terrorism strategies, and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the 4 game suspension of Tom Brady, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
A path to conquering cancer: NantKwest CEO Immunotherapy biotech company NantKwest shares opened at $37 in their trading debut, 48% above their IPO price. Patrick Soon-Shiong ,NantKwest CEO, discusses the company and success toward fighting cancer with "natural killers"
Merck expanding cancer drug pipeline: CEO CNBC's Meg Tirrell talks with Merck CEO Ken Frazier about the company's lung cancer drug Keytruda, and other drugs in the pipeline. Also Frazier weighs in on M&A in the pharma space and pricing pressures.
Merck tops Street 2Q forecasts despite lower sales, profit Merck& Co.' s second-quarter profit plunged by two-thirds, hammered by the sale of its consumer business, unfavorable currency exchange rates, lower sales of some key drugs and hefty one-time charges. The world's fifth-biggest drugmaker by revenue beat modest Wall Street expectations and raised its full-year profit forecast by a dime per share, but shares...
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