News Editor Poppie Mphuthing brings you the top stories that are trending on LinkedIn.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to buy payments start-up WePay, in its first major acquisition of a fintech firm. It's valued at about $220 million, according to The Wall Street Journal. The move marks the bank's further expansion into e-commerce and digital banking.
Two officers involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger have been fired, reports the Chicago Tribune. Cellphone footage captured aviation security officials dragging David Dao down the aisle after he refused to deplane the sold-out flight.
The high cost of a new class of cancer drugs is posing an ethical dilemma for the healthcare system. The CAR T-cell therapies are a major breakthrough in cancer care, but their costs could surpass $1 million per patient, according to experts interviewed by Kaiser Health News.
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