• Buffett, Dimon say quarterly profit forecasts harming economy
Buffett, Dimon say quarterly profit forecasts harming economy

Dimon credited him with doing the "heavy lifting" for the search. Companies often hold back spending on technology, hiring and research and development to meet quarterly earnings guidance that may be affected by factors outside the company's control, they wrote.

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  • Salmonella illnesses linked to pre-cut melons sold in North Carolina
Salmonella illnesses linked to pre-cut melons sold in North Carolina

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recalling pre-cut melon and pre-made fruit salads with melon distributed to stores in eight states-Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio-because of potential salmonella bacteria contamination.

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  • Chemotherapy is not needed in 70% of cases of breast cancer
Chemotherapy is not needed in 70% of cases of breast cancer

They are going to change treatment and remove uncertainty for women making decisions, ' Allison Kurian, an oncologist at Stanford University who was not involved in the trial said. "By stratifying these breast cancer patients [by risk] and finding that only those with the highest risk of recurrence need to have chemotherapy based on their tumor ...

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