| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:41 PM
More than 1,800 Northampton County workers had their prescription drug benefits accidentally cut off Jan. 1, but this time they don't have County Executive John Brown to blame.
Turns out, an error by insurance underwriter Capital BlueCross inadvertently...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:07 PM
North Chicago-based AbbVie issued a strong outlook for 2015 on Thursday after the markets closed.
The biopharmaceutical company that was spun off from Abbott Laboratories expects earnings per share between $3.99 and $4.19 in 2015.
The company said...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:40 AM
Walgreens will be able to sell alcohol in nine Naperville stores, but not downtown.
Councilmen on Tuesday approved a new type of liquor license for pharmacies, but decided not allow any business to start selling packaged liquor in the downtown due to...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:50 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. James Lathrop used to look forward to getting text messages until Uber got his cell phone number. The San Francisco-based ride-sharing company has allegedly bombarded him with at least 19 texts in the past two months, urging him to sign...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Making payments using Google Wallet is pretty streamlined but slightly more involved than Apple Pay. And when it comes to competing with the simplicity of swiping a credit card, every bit of extra work counts.
For each transaction, you have to enter...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The year had more than its share of headline-grabbing stories in health care. Here are just a few to look back on and reflect. It's also an opportunity to assess what worked and what didn't, and what goals to set in 2015.
•The Affordable Care and...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:45 PM
The cover boy was trying his best to uncover as many copies as possible of a national sports magazine.
Kings defenseman Alec Martinez wanted to get Sports Illustrated as a keepsake for family members and friends, something he could give out later when...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Another health care company is being acquired in South Florida.
Health insurance giant Anthem of Indianapolis said Monday it agreed to buy South Florida's Simply Healthcare Holdings, which provides managed-care plans for Floridians, mainly in...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:56 AM
The following items were collected from reports released by the Oak Park Police Department.
Two men ages 20 to 30 and of medium build approached an Oak Park resident on the 600 block of Harrison Street at 1:30 a.m. Dec. 14 and one man struck the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:48 PM
The following items were collected from reports released police.
Someone broke a basement window of a home on the 400 block of North Humphrey Avenue, forced open the inner basement door and poured orange juice on the television set and coffee...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:16 PM
The small office/warehouse of Natural Product Solutions in Timonium hardly suggests the national reach of the dietary supplement company, or the bigger things to come in 2015: agreements that could double its range, and a new spokeswoman who is a national...