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Amazon buying online pharmacy with nationwide reach; drug store stocks dive

Amazon buying online pharmacy with nationwide reach; drug store stocks dive

The online retail giant reportedly put up about $1 billion for the deal.

Amazon’s latest pharmacy push just wiped out $24 billion in market cap for healthcare giants

Amazon’s plan to push deeper into healthcare by acquiring PillPack, a prescription-management startup, has rattled the markets. Shares of major US healthcare companies went into…

Walgreens investigating pharmacist’s refusal to give woman abortion drug for ethical reasons

A Walgreens pharmacist in Arizona refused to provide a pregnant woman with an abortion drug prescribed to her, allegedly because the drug went against his…

We Need to Listen to the Echoes of Domestic Abuse Amidst the Red Hen Fallout

Who's to say that the people who oppose Trump oppose him too vigorously?
The internet is livid after Walgreens pharmacist denies a pregnant woman medicine

The internet is livid after Walgreens pharmacist denies a pregnant woman medicine

'This is something I have zero control over.' The post The internet is livid after Walgreens pharmacist denies a pregnant woman medicine appeared first on The Daily Dot.
The Dow dumped General Electric, its last original index member

The Dow dumped General Electric, its last original index member

In 1896, Charles Dow created what came to be known as the Dow Jones Industrial Average—an index consisting of just 12 companies at the time,…

Kentucky AG Sues Walgreens Over Massive Opioid Sales

Reuters: Kentucky’s attorney general on Thursday sued Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O), accusing the company of playing a dual role in propagating an opioid epidemic in the state as both a
Honey Smacks Cereal Added to the Growing List of Shit That Might Give You Salmonella Poisoning

Honey Smacks Cereal Added to the Growing List of Shit That Might Give You Salmonella Poisoning

The Kellogg Company has announced that it’s recalling Honey Smacks cereal with “use by” dates between June 14, 2018 and June 14, 2019. The cereal has been linked to America’s current salmonella
Why Kentucky Is Suing Walgreens Over the Opioid Crisis

Why Kentucky Is Suing Walgreens Over the Opioid Crisis

The lawsuit claims that the crisis was "man-made."

Kentucky attorney general sues Walgreens, alleges company is adding to state’s opioid crisis

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear filed a lawsuit Thursday against Walgreens, claiming the company allegedly failed to properly monitor large shipments and sales of opioids…
Black Women Accuse Walgreens of Racial Profiling After Being Followed Around Store, Stopped by Officers After Paying for Items

Black Women Accuse Walgreens of Racial Profiling After Being Followed Around Store, Stopped by Officers After Paying for Items

Is there anywhere black people can go where they won’t be harassed? Wakanda doesn’t count because technically it’s fictional.Read more...
How major retailers are using AI to keep brick-and-mortar alive

How major retailers are using AI to keep brick-and-mortar alive

GUEST: In 2017, 7,000 retail businesses ceased operations, and 3,800 retail stores have already announced plans to close in 2018. To survive, retailers must have the right technology to derive the
Get Mom An 11x14" Metal Photo Print For Just $16

Get Mom An 11x14" Metal Photo Print For Just $16

A metal photo print would make a great Mother’s Day gift, and at just $16 each, you can buy a bunch of them. Read more...
The Heirs to Music Superstar Prince’s Estate Are Suing Walgreens Over His Death

The Heirs to Music Superstar Prince’s Estate Are Suing Walgreens Over His Death

Prince died from an opioid painkiller overdose in 2016.
If You Watched This Elizabeth Holmes TED Talk From 2014, It Was Clear She Was a Fraud From Day One
From DIY to AAA, here’s how to take a passport photo in five different ways

From DIY to AAA, here’s how to take a passport photo in five different ways

If you're applying for a passport or renewing one, you need to submit a photo in your official application. There are strict guidelines, but fortunately, it's something you can do at home. Here's how

Businesses tap Google's RCS for more useful text messages

Google has supported Rich Communication Services (RCS) for a while now, hoping to bring features like group chat, high-res photo sharing and read receipts to all Android users. The company made a big
What Is AmerisourceBergen and Why Does Walgreens Want to Buy It?

What Is AmerisourceBergen and Why Does Walgreens Want to Buy It?

Amazon and CVS are putting on the pressure.
Walgreens ensures trans people will always be welcome in their stores

Walgreens ensures trans people will always be welcome in their stores

Walgreens has instituted a new policy that protects its employees and customers from discrimination on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression/presentation. The
Walgreens to pay $2M to settle suit over expired baby food

Walgreens to pay $2M to settle suit over expired baby food

Authorities say Walgreens has agreed to pay more than $2 million to three Northern California counties to settle a lawsuit alleging the Illi…