CVS Health

A CVS Pharmacist Denied A Transgender Woman's Hormone Prescription & He Just Got Fired For It

In April, a transgender woman was so excited to start hormone replacement therapy that she went directly from her doctor's office to a CVS pharmacy …

Pharma

Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. Walgreens Boots Alliance

Which big pharmacy stock wins in a head-to-head matchup?<p>It hasn't been a good year so far for big pharmacy chains. The share prices of <b>CVS Health</b> …

Pharma

These Are the Stocks America’s Billionaires Are Betting Big on in 2018

When hedge fund billionaires like Warren Buffett make financial moves, investors watch closely. People hurry to buy and sell stocks after just a few …

Investing

Driver injured after car strikes Seaford CVS building, police say

A driver had minor injuries after striking the side of a CVS building in Seaford on Saturday morning, Nassau County police said.

Nassau County

38 Health Care Job Openings Around Crofton

New Jobs Listed in Crofton - check out the Patch Job Board<p>CROFTON, MD — Are you or somebody you know looking for work? Patch is here to help. We …

Health Care

The Most Dangerous Sunscreens For Kids (and They're Probably Hiding in Your Beach Bag)

Along with wearing sunglasses and hats, sunscreen should always be a part of your family's Summer routine — but is the sunscreen in your beach bag right now actually safe? The EWG released its annual list of the sunscreens with the worst ratings for 2018 to alert parents.<p>The sunscreens that made …

Kids

Analysts Expect Drug Supplier Whiplash To Endure on Rebate Changes

Analysts agree Trump’s prescription drug plans look ugly -- but they are divided on the real financial impact of the changes on the pharmaceutical …

Pharma

Expect Less, Get More From AT&T

Not so fast: That’s the message from the U.S. Department of Justice to the merger-manic communications and media business.<p>Last week, DOJ announced it would file an appeal of U.S. Circuit Court Judge Richard Leon’s ruling that allowed <b>AT&T</b> to merge with Time Warner. This week, it made good on the …

Time Warner

The Massapequa Crime Report

See what police say happened in your community this week.<p>A FDNY shield was stolen from an unlocked car parked on North Central Drive in North …

Crime

Who’s Sorry This Week? Elon Musk, CVS and other public apologies

Another week, another deluge of apologies.<p>In Who’s Sorry This Week? <i>Mic</i> tracks down the most prominent mea culpas from celebrities, companies and …

Women of Color

The Real Reason This Man Gave Away $2 Million Before Dying at the Age of 99

There are secret millionaires all around us. You could be living next to one right now. One unassuming millionaire was 99-year-old Russ Gremel. He …

General Electric

We shopped at CVS and Rite Aid to see which was a better drugstore, and the winner was clear

Business

Winning numbers drawn in $433M 'Mega Millions' game

SACRAMENTO (KRON) - The winning numbers for Friday night's $433 million Mega Millions jackpot have been released.<p>Get your tickets ready!<p>Here they …

San Francisco

Stocks Steady As Netflix, Trump Offset Amazon Prime Day, Microsoft, ASML, CSX, United Airlines: Weekly Review

The Dow Jones, S&P 500 index and Nasdaq composite were little changed for the week amid mixed earnings and President Donald Trump's headlines and …

Investing

Albertsons and Rite Aid have a message for investors: Size still matters

As Albertsons Cos. and Rite Aid head to an August vote over their planned merger, the message to investors is simple: size still matters.<p>The deal, …

Rite Aid

More than $9 million in goods stolen from Home Depot, CVS, others sold at flea markets; 3 charged

Two men and a woman are accused of fencing millions of dollars’ worth of goods stolen from Upstate stores for resale at flea markets.<p>Anderson County …

Home Depot

Trump's Drug-Price Push Butts Into Two Megadeals

Donald Trump’s drug-price push is steering right into health megadeals.<p>The Trump administration’s budget office was sent a proposal by the Health and Human Services Department late Wednesday that seems to target pharmacy benefit managers — the middlemen in the pricing process — as part of efforts …

Profit

My Dividend Growth Portfolio - Q2 2018 Summary

Introduction<p>It's time to summarize another quarter. This quarter came after a mediocre quarter for me. The first month was a direct continuation of …

Investing

Fletcher police ID suspect killed in armed standoff in CVS

FLETCHER — Police have released the name of the man whom officers fatally shot inside a CVS store Wednesday.<p>Wesley Shelton, 33, died on scene after …

Law Enforcement

Four Arrested For String Of Pharmacy Robberies: Police

Police say the four robbed at least three CVS stores, stealing thousands of dollars of medication.<p>Police in Nassau arrested four Queens men on …

Crime

Announcing the Aspen Institute’s Health Innovators Fellowship 2018 Class

<i>Innovators from across the US are mobilized to improve US health care.</i><p>Contact: Rima Cohen<br>Managing Director<br>Health Innovators Fellowship<br>(202) 736-3555 …

Health Care

Risks Just Rose for Drug Middlemen

Proposed new rule could reshape how prescription drugs are priced and sold<p>A new mystery unfolding in Washington doesn’t sound good for drug supply-chain investors.<p>The Department of Health and Human Services sent the White House Office of Management and Budget a new proposed regulation Wednesday …

FDA

Trump administration proposes altering rule on drug rebates

(Reuters) - The Trump administration has proposed a rule that would scale back protections currently in place that allow rebates between drug manufacturers and insurers and pharmacy benefits managers, according to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) website.<p>Bloomberg first reported the …

Trump Administration

San Bernardino County Sues More Than A Dozen Drug Companies, Retailers For Opioid Crisis

<b>STUDIO CITY (CBSLA) —</b> The County of San Bernardino is suing over a dozen pharmaceutical companies and drug retailers, alleging they have contributed …

Pharma

Merck says its prices fell in 2017

Releasing its second annual Pricing Transparency Report, Merck (NYSE:MRK) says net prices across its U.S. product portfolio slid 1.9% last year.<p>The …

Business

Business groups raise alarm over bills to bolster community hospitals

Business and health care industry groups warn that proposals by state lawmakers to raise millions of dollars for struggling community hospitals would …

Health Care

MARKETS: Dollar surges as stocks, yuan and commodities drop—except crude oil

Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action after the Philadelphia Fed Business Survey beats analyst …

Investing

Bank stocks weaken, but small-company stocks hold up well

Banks and other large U.S. stocks fell Thursday, but smaller companies climbed, making for a mixed finish on Wall Street. Trade issues again weighed on the market as representatives of the auto industry told Congress they opposed tariffs on imported cars and car parts being proposed by the Trump …

Stock Markets

Witness to CVS coupon incident says there's more to this viral story

A CVS customer snub initially characterized as a racial incident now appears to be more complicated than that.<p>An Edgewater resident who was at CVS …

Chicago

CVS sued for deceiving consumers in sale of homeopathic remedies

A lawsuit claiming pharmacy chain giant CVS fraudulently deceives consumers in the sale of worthless homeopathic remedies was filed in late June by …

Pharma