Category: Yahoo News

  • Split up Amazon, Prime and AWS? If Biden’s FTC breaks up Bezos’ company, consumers lose

    Split up Amazon, Prime and AWS? If Biden’s FTC breaks up Bezos’ company, consumers lose

    FTC and Lina Khan think consumers need to take one for the team when it comes to sacrificing their savings, in both time and money, that Amazon creates. Lina Khan is not tired of losing. Fresh off her latest defeat in court in pursuit of antitrust enforcement against Microsoft, President Joe Biden’s Federal Trade Commission…

  • Harm Reduction Takes a U-Turn on Vaping

    Harm Reduction Takes a U-Turn on Vaping

    Public health officials and those with significant sway in setting health policy were joyous last month when the Food and Drug Administration denied the ability of Juul Labs to continue selling its vaping device. Handed down as a Marketing Denial Order, the decision forces gas stations, retailers and vape shops to pull Juul devices off the shelves, depriving…

  • The FDA is waging an irrational war against nicotine, vaping

    The FDA is waging an irrational war against nicotine, vaping

    Last week, the Food and Drug Administration handed down a consequential decision affecting millions of consumers: a marketing denial order for the pod-based Juul vaping company. This forced gas stations, convenience stores, and vape shops to immediately stop selling them to customers. Now, the FDA’s actions have been temporarily halted by the D.C. Appeals Court,…