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Markets Right Now: After wobbling, stocks post another gain
Stocks shook off an early wobble and ended modestly higher, giving the market its third gain in a row following a harrowing plunge over the previous two weeks.
Patterson and Cardinal Health slip; AmerisourceBergen jumps
Patterson and Cardinal Health tumble while AmerisourceBergen and GNC Holdings climb
Amerisource shares jump on Walgreens buyout report
Shares of AmerisourceBergen soared Tuesday on reports that Walgreens is pursuing a complete takeover of the huge drug distributor. The Wall Street Journal reported late Monday that Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. reached out to AmerisourceBergen Corp. about a potential deal several weeks ago. The
New school closings, deaths reported as flu epidemic intensifies
School closings in Florida and Oklahoma and the deaths of a 12-year-old Florida boy and 37-year-old Indiana woman, both reportedly from influenza, are the latest signs of a growing epidemic across the United States, experts say. Karlie Illg Slaven, a mother of two, died Jan. 22, three days after
Gearing up: Doomsday preppers stock up for disaster at popular expo
Disaster preppers, survivalists, hunting enthusiasts and organic gardeners have been gathering annually in Kansas City, Missouri, for the past three years for the RK Prepper Kansas City Survival Expo & Gun Show. It invites attendees to gain skills in emergency preparedness and offers a gun
Walgreens to offer drug naloxone that can reverse opioid overdoses
Walgreens will now carry a form of naloxone, a drug that can quickly reverse opioid overdoses, in its more than 8,000 pharmacies across the U.S., the company announced Tuesday. Known commercially as Narcan , the drug is administered through a nasal spray and is an FDA-approved form of naxolone.
How to avoid paying ATM fees
From transaction fees to overdraft charges, banks are charging consumers more money than ever before. For example, the fee for withdrawing money from an out-of-network ATM has increased 55 percent, according to Bankrate.com. "When you go outside the ATM network oftentimes it's two fees. It's a fee
Missouri police poke fun at 'jorts-wearing bandit' who robs Walgreens stores
Someone call the fashion police. Missouri police poked fun at a "jorts-wearing bandit" who has burglarized multiple Walgreens stores in the St. Louis County area. On Aug. 9, the St. Louis County Police Department tweeted a photo of the suspect, instructing the public to contact either them or the
The best Fourth of July deals: How to maximize your savings
Happy birthday America! While it's not our classic view of patriotism and celebrating, holiday weekends have become shopping weekends, so big retail chains are discounting merchandise to earn your business. Big ticket items like appliances and even cars may see discounts over the coming five days.