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Icahn Mocks Ackman's 'Obsession' After Raising Herbalife Stake
Herbalife Ltd. backer Carl Icahn waited until after Friday's market close to contradict fellow billionaire Bill Ackman, spending the day adding 2.3 million shares to his stake in the nutrition company as its stock tumbled.
CARL ICAHN: Bill Ackman is a liar  Business Insider
Icahn denies attempt to sell Herbalife stock, buys more shares  Reuters
USA TODAY  
Painted as EpiPen Villain, Mylan's Chief Says She's No Such Thing
Heather Bresch, chief of Mylan, which has a reputation for bare-knuckled tactics that have angered competitors and investors. Credit Andrew Hetherington/Redux.
Drug companies spend millions to keep charging high prices  Los Angeles Times
Dear EpiPen Customers . . .  Wall Street Journal
Fed's Yellen sees stronger case for interest rate hike
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. The Federal Reserve is getting closer to raising interest rates again, the head of the U.S. central bankand other policymakers said on Friday in comments that left the door open for a hike as early as next month.
Summer's ending, Fed's back in play and September volatility looms ...  CNBC
U.S. Stocks Slip as Investors Ramp Bets for Rate Hike This Year  Bloomberg
St. Jude Denies Report Its Heart Devices Are Vulnerable to Cyberattacks
St. Jude Medical Inc. STJ 0.24 % on Friday denied allegations made by a research firm that its pacemakers and other heart devices were vulnerable to hacking and other cybersecurity threats.
Whiplashed investors stay skittish about St. Jude  Reuters
St. Jude Denies Short Seller's Claims; Abbott Remains Committed  Bloomberg
More companies commit to equal pay pledge on Women's Equality Day
Facebook, Apple, and CVS are among 29 companies that on Friday promised to work toward erasing the gender pay gap by signing onto the White House's Equal Pay Pledge, the Obama administration announced Friday.
Apple, Facebook, IBM, and Microsoft Promise to Pay Women as Much as Men  Fortune
Fact Sheet: White House Announces New Commitments to the Equal Pay Pledge  Whitehouse.gov (press release)
Lotte Executive Found Dead Amid South Korean Corruption Inquiry
Inspectors in Yangpyeong, South Korea, on Friday examined the car owned by Lee In-won, the vice chairman of the Lotte Group. Mr. Lee's body was found on Friday and a note was recovered from inside the car.
Lotte vice chairman found dead amid probe; suicide suspected  Reuters
Top South Korean exec found dead hours before prosecutor questioning  CNNMoney
Politics|Amtrak's Answer for Aging Acela Fleet: 160 MPH Trains
Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., left, and Anthony R. Coscia, Amtrak's chairman, at a news conference to announce the loan for the new trains, in Wilmington, Del.
Biden announces $2.45 billion for Amtrak upgrades  USA TODAY
Biden announces $2.45 billion federal loan to Amtrak  CNN
Succumbing to Amazonian cloud rivals, Rackspace goes private
Low online prices and convenience offered by Amazon.com usually hammers rival retailers. Now it's happening in the world of corporate IT services.
By going private, Rackspace looks to fuel its cloud evolution  Computerworld
Small Cloud Computing Firm Turns to Helping Others Work With Giants  New York Times
Declining inventories crimp US second-quarter growth, consumer spending ...
WASHINGTON U.S. economic growth was slightly more tepid than initially thought in the second quarter as businesses aggressively ran down inventories, offsetting a spurt in consumer spending.
The Fed Can't Really Grow US Economy  Huffington Post
US Corporate Profits Climb as GDP Ticks Down to 1.1%  Wall Street Journal
DealBook|Abbott's No Good, Very Bad M&A Week
Abbott Laboratories has announced two large acquisitions over the last year. In recent days, both deals have become major land mines.
Alere sues to force Abbott to complete $5.8 billion takeover  The Boston Globe
Abbott's Acquisitions in Question as Issues Arise About Alere, St. Jude  TheStreet.com