Fresenius Kabi Acquires U.S. Blood-Transfusion Company Fenwal
German health-care company Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA (FRE.XE, FSNUY) late Friday said its Fresenius Kabi unit will acquire Fenwal Holdings Inc., a blood-transfusion-technology company, as part of the company's strategy to expand in the medical-devices/transfusion-technology segment.
Isner, Roddick advance to semis at Atlanta
Americans John Isner and Andy Roddick were both quarterfinal winners on Friday at the Atlanta Open tennis event.The top-seeded Isner had to wait out a lengthy rain delay during the first set, but after play resumed he took a 7-6 (9-7), 6-4 victory over compatriot Jack Sock on the hardcourts at
Person of interest detained in LA homeless stabbings
Police on late Friday detained a person of interest in the stabbings of three Los Angeles-area homeless people in recent weeks, a man they say goes by a name signed on "death warrants" found with the wounded victims.
Bartoli tops McHale to reach semifinals
Top-seeded Frenchwoman Marion Bartoli was pushed to three sets before downing fifth-seeded American Christina McHale, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 in the quarterfinals Friday at the $740,000 Mercury Insurance Open tennis event.The former Wimbledon runner-up Bartoli overcame 11 double faults to advance to take on
Diamondbacks down Astros
Justin Upton hit a two-run home run and drove in three as Arizona downed Houston, 13-8, in the opener of a three-game series.