| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:16 AM
"The whole place started spinning around us. I was in a daze. I don't know what's happening," Sarah Muscella said of her first night in France on a high school music tour.
"I think we were all running on adrenalin" after staying up all night on their...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
BARRETT TOWNSHIP, Monroe County — Combing the dense, hilly woods on the Monroe-Pike county border, state police say they have found one of the two rifles Eric Frein had with him when he allegedly opened fire on two Pennsylvania state troopers,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Walgreen Co. is exploring the sale of a majority stake in its infusion services business in a deal that could value that division at about $1.5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
The Deerfield-based company has hired Bank of...
| Sep 8, 2014
Next time you walk into a CVS, look behind the checkout counter. Do you notice anything missing? Here's a hint: You don't see signs begging you to "come to where the flavor is" by venturing into Marlboro Country. You also won't see R.J. Reynolds' new...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Smoke out at CVS
This week, all CVS pharmacies stopped selling cigarettes and other tobacco products. It was a brave, moral decision that may cost the company financially — but may gain it a lot of customer trust. Other drugstore chains ought to...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:41 PM
When undercover detectives approached a security guard at Beach Place in Fort Lauderdale, she told them they were in the "right place" to buy drugs and ultimately sold to them, according to detectives.
Security guard Leslie Geffard, 28, is one of four...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:09 PM
A long time ago Dennis Myers learned a valuable lesson while working for Jack Welch at General Electric: You can't drive forward while looking in the rearview mirror.
Unfortunately, Myers, 75, could never apply that lesson while he was volunteering...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:56 AM
The following items were taken from Orland Park police reports:
A 27-year-old Tinley Park man was charged with possession of cannabis when parked near a restaurant on the 14100 block of LaGrange Road Aug. 31.
A 28-year-old Orland Park man was...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:34 PM
This week, all CVS pharmacies stopped selling cigarettes and other tobacco products. It was a brave, moral decision that may cost the company financially — but may gain it a lot of customer trust. Other drugstore chains ought to follow suit and make...
| Sep 4, 2014
Lizeth Perez, 33, has lived in Pacoima all her life, but the only businesses she remembers patronizing there are a Jack in the Box and a tattoo shop that's no longer open.
She spends her money instead in neighboring Arleta, which boasts a CVS, or...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 3:55 PM
It is commendable that CVS is dropping the sale of tobacco products, but it also a charade. Tobacco has been a failing product line for years. CVS is simply going to replace it with a more profitable product.
If CVS leaders truly cared about their...