| 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...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:20 AM
Express Scripts, which handles prescription-drug benefits for millions of people nationwide, is dropping coverage for 66 brand-name drugs in January in an effort to keep costs down. Rival CVS Health is dropping 95 drugs from its own list of covered drugs....
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:16 PM
CVS Health announced Monday that it plans to make Gilead Sciences' hepatitis C drugs the exclusive option for most of its consumers starting Wednesday.
The announcement comes two weeks after Express Scripts, the nation's largest manager of prescription...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:18 PM
Mundelein attracted all three businesses that were given licenses to sell medical marijuana in Lake County.
That will not be the final outcome, however, because state officials want the dispensaries to be geographically spread out, which means the...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 2:41 PM
Brian Castro of Aurora was riding his bicycle Sunday morning in downtown Geneva heading back home after a full morning of cycling with two friends.
Castro, 55, was on a specialized mountain bike equipped with extra-wide tires that...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 7:48 PM
Brian Castro of Aurora was riding his bicycle in downtown Geneva Sunday morning heading back home after a full morning of cycling with two friends.
Castro, 55, was on a specialized mountain bike equipped with extra wide tires that handle even the...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 2:06 PM
In the craft beer version of Ali-Frazier, Lagunitas Brewing sued Sierra Nevada Brewing this week, claiming copyright infringement for a beer label prominently featuring the letters "IPA" in serif, block letters, an image Lagunitas said has been...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:03 PM
Geof Glass, a Ph.D. student at Simon Frasier University, makes an interesting point in a blog post that's been circulating for the last two days among people online fascinated by the economics of parking: The purchases you make at a store surrounded by...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:54 PM
A man with a mask over his mouth walked up to the drive-thru window of a CVS Pharmacy just outside Lansdale early Thursday and pointed a silver pistol at the pharmacist, police said.
The pharmacist ducked and dialed 911.
No one was injured and nothing...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:29 AM
Walgreens, which not long ago seemed determined to open stores at every major intersection in America, is suddenly closing locations in the Southland.
In mid-January, Walgreens closed its store at 159th and Wood streets in Harvey, and this week the...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 4:08 PM
An Orlando man was recently sentenced to 17 years in federal prison for his roles in two armed drug-store attacks in Orange County.
Joe E. Clinton Jr., 23, pleaded guilty on March 24 to an attempted armed robbery at a Walgreens on South Kirkman Road on...