Latest Medical devices News

Cracker Barrel, Joann fall; Thor Industries, HealthEquity rise

Jun. 06, 2023 16:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: GitLab Inc., up $11.04 to $46.44. The software development platform gave investors an encouraging earnings forecast update. HealthEquity Inc., up $6.83 to $65.67. ...

Cook scores twice and the Red Stars down Angel City 2-1

Jun. 06, 2023 00:25 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ava Cook scored a pair of first-half goals and the Chicago Red Stars defeated Angel City 2-1 in the National Women's Soccer League on Monday night. Cook scored on a header in the 16th minute and then added another goal in the 27th for Chicago, which had lost...

Pirates shortstop Oneil Cruz remains upbeat as rehab from broken left ankle nears midway point

Jun. 03, 2023 15:08 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Oneil Cruz slowly made his way on crutches across the Pittsburgh Pirates clubhouse on Saturday toward a locker replete with a massive walking boot that the towering shortstop still uses to protect the left ankle he broke during an awkward slide home in early April. ...

Audit finds National Highway Traffic Safety Administration auto safety defect probes take too long

Jun. 01, 2023 21:16 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government agency charged with keeping the roads safe is slow to investigate automobile safety defects, limiting its ability to handle rapidly changing or severe risks, an audit made public Thursday found. Problems at the National Highway Traffic Safety...

US opens probe into Freightliner trucks automatically braking without obstacle in road

May. 30, 2023 15:11 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s highway safety agency is investigating complaints that the automatic emergency braking on big Freightliner semis can stop the trucks unexpectedly for no apparent reason. It's at least the third recent investigation by the National Highway...

Medtronic: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot

May. 25, 2023 07:21 AM EDT

DUBLIN (AP) — DUBLIN (AP) — Medtronic PLC (MDT) on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $1.18 billion. The Dublin-based company said it had profit of 88 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and restructuring costs, came to $1.57 per share. ...

Britain unveils $1.2B strategy to boost computer chip industry

May. 19, 2023 06:16 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Britain's government unveiled its long-awaited semiconductor strategy Friday, catching up with similar efforts by Western allies seeking to reduce reliance on Asian production of the computer chips that are essential to modern life. Under U.K. plan, the country's...

Lawyer for Massachusetts US attorney Rachael Rollins says she is resigning after Justice Department watchdog probe

May. 16, 2023 15:40 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — Lawyer for Massachusetts US attorney Rachael Rollins says she is resigning after Justice Department watchdog probe.

Special prosecutor ends Trump-Russia investigation, saying FBI acted hastily

May. 16, 2023 06:03 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A special prosecutor found that the FBI rushed into its investigation of ties between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and relied too much on raw and unconfirmed intelligence as he concluded a four-year probe that fell far short of the former president's prediction that...

Retractable Technologies: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

May. 15, 2023 17:27 PM EDT

LITTLE ELM, Texas (AP) — LITTLE ELM, Texas (AP) — Retractable Technologies Inc. (RVP) on Monday reported earnings of $991,000 in its first quarter. The Little Elm, Texas-based company said it had profit of 3 cents per share. The syringe and medical products maker...