CVS Pharmacy

CVS Has Fired The Two Managers Who Called Police On A Black Woman Trying To Use A Coupon

The pharmacy chain "sincerely apologized" to Camilla Hudson and said "the two colleagues who were involved are no longer employed by CVS Health."<p>Two CVS pharmacy employees who called police on a black woman in Chicago, accusing her of trying to use a fake coupon, have been fired after video of the …

Women of Color

'Coupon Carl' calls police on black woman trying to use a coupon

Social media has captured yet another display of alleged racism in a public space, this time coming from a CVS pharmacy in Chicago over the weekend. …

LGBTQI

CVS Fires Workers Who Called Police On Customer Using Coupon

<b>CHICAGO (CBS)</b> — CVS Pharmacy has fired two store workers, who called police and kicked out a customer who was trying to use a coupon.<p>“We have …

CVS Health

CVS Fires 2 for Calling Police on Black Woman Over Coupon

CVS Health fired two employees at a Chicago-area store on Monday, just days after a black woman posted a video that she said showed one of them — a white man — calling the police after she tried to use a coupon they believed to be fraudulent.<p>The drugstore company also said it had apologized to the …

U.S. Politics

‘Coupon Carl’ Calls Cops On Black Woman At CVS Because He Believed Her Coupon Was Fake

Source: Joe Raedle / Getty<p>Another day, another example of white people calling the police on Black people for the stupidest and absurd reasons.<p>This …

Hair Care

Black woman says CVS manager called police because she had wrong coupon

Camilla Hudson wanted to use a manufacturer’s coupon at CVS on North Broadway on Friday night, but a manager who said he’d never seen a coupon like …

News

Watch a white CVS manager call the police on a black woman after accusing her of trying to use a fake coupon

In a video and commentary uploaded to Facebook, a Chicago black woman claims she was attempting to use a manufacturer’s coupon at a local CVS store …

Liberal View

Petty displays of prejudice show the more things change, the more they stay the same

CLOSE<p>Video captures a dispute between a River Crossing tenant, a property manager and an off-duty IMPD officer.<p><i>Well, they passed a law in ‘64</i><p><i>To give</i> …

Mississippi

WATCH: 118-year-old quarry hoist revved up for first time in decades

A quarry hoist that operated for 80 years in different Slate Belt quarries saw its first action in nearly three decades.<p>Mike Piersa, a historian and …

Lehigh Valley

30

The following are excerpts from the Concord police log for Sunday, June 17, through Saturday, June 30. The log is public record and available for …

Crime

Comedian Jermaine Fowler Will Eat Black-Cherry Anything

<i>Comedian and actor Jermaine Fowler is having the biggest week of his professional life. On Monday, New Line</i> <i>purchased</i> <i>his comedy pitch,</i> the Come Up<i>,</i> …

Breakfast

Windows Smashed In 5 Cars, 1 Business; Safe Burglarized: Blotter

Northbrook Police Blotter: July 6 - July 12<p>NORTHBROOK, IL — The following information comes from the Northbrook Police Department as a record of …

Crime

Architecture critic Mark Lamster on the manipulative design of CVS Pharmacy stores

<i></i>[T]hough in practice CVS is context agnostic: A CVS looks like a CVS no matter where it is. It is a structure without character or distinction, and …

CVS Health

Sex Crime In CVS Pharmacy Leads To Arrest In Bolingbrook: Cops

Bismark Opare of Bolingbrook was arrested by Bolingbrook Police on Sunday.<p>BOLINGBROOK, IL - A 24-year-old man from Bolingbrook has spent his entire …

Crime

Suspects in Holland armed robbery at large

HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, MI -- Two suspects involved in an armed robbery of a Holland Township pharmacy are still at large, according to the Ottawa County …

Armed Robbery

CMS proposes change in the drug payment amount under Medicare Part B

(Reuters) - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Thursday proposed a change in the payment amount for new drugs under its Part B program, amid the Trump administration's attempts to tackle escalating prices of drugs.<p>Medicare Part B covers medicines patients receive in a doctor's office, …

Law

U.S. DoJ will not challenge Aetna-CVS deal: report

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Stock Markets

Recreational marijuana store proposed in Ware

The store would be on the southerly portion of Vernon Street where the Towne & Country Gardens landscaping business operates.

Western Massachusetts

CVS Health Expands Initiatives to Help Combat Opioid Abuse in Maryland

WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of CVS Health's (NYSE: CVS) national commitment to address and prevent opioid abuse and misuse, the company announced today it has installed 19 safe medication disposal units in CVS Pharmacy locations across Maryland and the CVS Health …

Pharma

Research and Collaboration Put a Tobacco-Free Generation Within Reach (Blog)

By Eileen Howard BooneLessons from CVS Health’s decision to stop selling tobacco in its stores.

Public Health

Another Starbucks or CVS? Not without city’s OK under new proposal

They’re sprinkled throughout the city, often on prime pieces of real estate: CVS Pharmacy, Metro PCS, Petco, and, inevitably, Starbucks.<p>But a new …

Urban Design

Police

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Police are investigating a double shooting in Baltimore Tuesday night.<p>Baltimore City Police say a man was killed and a woman was …

Justice

Analyst: Express Scripts will grow alongside Amazon, even after purchase of PillPack - Portland Business Journal

By Brian Robbins <br>– Reporter, St. Louis Business Journal<p>Jul 10, 2018, 1:06pm PDT<p>Express Scripts will grow alongside Amazon, even after the e-retail …

Portland, OR

Judge orders woman's release after DA admits to 'error'

A judge ordered the release of a woman convicted of assaulting police officers after learning prosecutors failed to disclose that a key police …

Corruption

Billings' gig economy grows by one more service: grocery shopping

The gig economy is in full swing in Billings.Magic City residents can rent out their homes to vacationers using Airbnb, taxi people around town as …

eCommerce

ICYMI: CVS To Pay $1.5M For Violating Controlled Substances Act

Check out this story reported last week on West Islip Patch.<p><i>In</i> <i>case you missed it, here's a story that appeared last week in West Islip Patch:</i><p>LONG …

CVS Health

Gas Leak On River Road Prompts Business Evacuations

The incident occurred around 8 a.m. Saturday.<p>SHOREWOOD, IL - If you were driving along U.S. 52 and River Road on Saturday morning, you saw the …

CVS Pharmacy

Colorado wildfire smoke creates unhealthy air quality conditions statewide

The Colorado Department of Health and Environment warns smoke from wildfires burning across the state is creating unhealthy air quality conditions …

Wildfires

After intense pressure, Starbucks withdraws North End plans

After receiving intense pressure from both North End community members and even Boston City Hall, a developer has pulled plans to open a Starbucks at …

City Halls

2 Parked Cars Reported Stolen In Princeton: Police

Princeton police release their weekly activity report.<p>PRINCETON, NJ — Two cars were recently stolen while they were parked in Princeton, police said …

Crime