Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society – The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday announced it has cleared the first magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) device intended to be used on newborns in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs).
Forbes – A House subcommittee approved critical legislation that would give companies developing driverless car technology the national framework they want, but also raise questions over who is best-suited to ensure this cutting-edge technology is safe.
The New York Times – The judge overseeing the N.F.L. concussion settlement said on Wednesday that the plaintiffs’ lawyers could look into whether lenders, claims service providers and other companies are duping former players into signing contracts for unneeded services.
The Washington Post – Stem cell clinics offering unapproved treatments increasingly are using a federal clinical-trials database as a marketing tool — a strategy that confuses patients and exposes them to “unjustifiable” safety risks and high costs.
Reuters – A U.S. House panel on Wednesday approved a sweeping proposal by voice vote to allow automakers to deploy up to 100,000 self-driving vehicles without meeting existing auto safety standards and bar states from imposing driverless car rules.
The Spokesman-Review – A group of Democratic Senators, including Patty Murray, D-Wash., accused the Trump administration of delaying much-needed action to fight opioid addiction in a letter signed Tuesday.
The Washington Post – Glioblastoma, the cancer with which Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has been diagnosed, is a highly lethal malignancy that killed Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) and Beau Biden, the son of former vice president Joseph Biden. Here is what you need to know.
CNN – As the Trump administration yanks the U.S. out of the Paris climate change agreement, claiming it will hurt the American economy, Beijing isinvesting hundreds of billions of dollars and creating millions of jobs in clean power.