Washington, DC–The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Rybelsus (semaglutide) oral tablets to improve control of blood sugar in adult patients with type 2 diabetes, along with diet and exercise. Rybelsus is the first glucagon-like peptide (GLP-1) receptor protein treatment approved for use in the United States that does not need to be injected.
SHANGHAI, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bosideng, the leading Chinese down jacket brand, made a spectacular debut at Milan Fashion Week on September 19 with supermodel Kendall Jenner on the runway and a host of star names in the audience. The show marked a new step in the emergence of Chinese fashion brands on an
Santa Ana, CA–A Chinese national pleaded guilty today to federal criminal charges for running an Orange County-based “birth tourism” business that catered to wealthy pregnant clients and Chinese government officials, charging them tens of thousands of dollars to help them give birth in the United States so their children would get U.S. citizenship. Dongyuan Li
Boston–Spanish authorities arrested a Chinese woman last night in connection with her role in using bribery and other forms of fraud to facilitate her son’s admission to the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) as a purported soccer recruit. Xiaoning Sui, 48, of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, was arrested in Spain and charged in
New York–ZHONGSAN LIU was arrested today for his involvement in a conspiracy to fraudulently obtain U.S. visas for Chinese government employees. LIU, 57, of Fort Lee, New Jersey, is charged with one count of conspiracy to commit visa fraud, which carries a maximum sentence of five years in prison. The maximum potential sentence in this
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A former Dublin, Ohio couple has been charged with crimes connected to stealing exosome-related trade secrets concerning the research, identification and treatment of a range of pediatric medical conditions. According to the indictment, Yu Zhou, 49, and Li Chen, 46, currently of San Diego, Calif., conspired to, attempted to and did steal
Boston, MA–Felicity Huffman was sentenced today to 14 days in federal prison for her involvement in the college admissions case. She must report to the Bureau of Prison on Oct. 25, 2019. Huffman, 56, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Indira Talwani to 14 days in prison, one year of supervised release and ordered to pay