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  • Point of View: Big Pharma has to bet big on M&A. Investors don't.

    AbbVie's $63 billion purchase of Botox maker Allergan Inc. is the third super-sized drug deal announced in the past 14 months, and the second just this year after Bristol-Myers' Squibb Co.'s even bigger $74 billion purchase of Celgene Corp. These huge combinations are no fluke: In the last decade, the biopharmaceutical industry has pursued more $40 billion-plus transactions than any other sector, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.These big deals happen for a reason. Drug [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • It's a sure bet: States will keep legalizing sports gambling

    Just over a year ago, the United States Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), a federal law that prevented states from legalizing sports gambling. As a result, state lawmakers were released to decide whether sports betting would be legal in their respective states. Regardless of whether people support legal sports gaming, the Supreme Court’s decision was a clear victory for the principle of federalism.

    Washington Examiner
  • The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sports

    The World Cup champions' impact could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues.

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  • The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sport

    The lasting impact of the World Cup champions could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues.

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