| Jan 1, 2015
| 10:49 AM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — State health officials are warning of a possible measles exposure this week at Philadelphia's Please Touch Museum and a suburban pharmacy.
Officials say a person showing symptoms of the virus visited the hands-on learning museum...
| 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 12, 2015
| 2:30 AM
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Build a high-yield ETF portfolio. Start with three shares of junk-bond fund iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond (symbol HYG, $90, 5.2-percent yield). Add 10 shares of iShares US Preferred...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Progressive Insurance has struck a deal with General Motors' OnStar unit in which participating drivers may get feedback on their motoring habits and might qualify for discounts on their coverage.
The partnership is the latest example of how car...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Elmhurst City Council members Monday approved conditional use and zoning variations for the six-story 192-apartment Hahn Street/North District Development to be built at the north end of the city's downtown, despite objections from one alderman that the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:28 PM
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $15,000 for information that will lead them to a man believed to have robbed several pharmacies in Virginia in recent months, including three on the Peninsula.
The most recent of those happened on Nov. 17 at a...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Express Scripts, which handles prescription-drug benefits for millions or people nationwide, is dropping coverage for 66 brand-name drugs next month in an effort to keep costs down. Rival CVS Health is dropping 95 drugs from its own list of covered drugs....
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:45 AM
It's Freebie Friday!
If you're holiday shopping, I've got a sleigh full of oupons and ways to save on holiday preparation.
Save $10 on a MasterCard gift card with grocery purchase at Publix, get a free $10 iTunes, Macy's or CVS gift card with...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 2:58 PM
An Easton woman was reunited Saturday with her service dog “Mister” less than a day after he was stolen from outside a Wilson drug store.
Wilson police arrested Raul Marin Jr., 24, of Wilson in the dog’s theft.
Helene Harris, 52,...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Ronnie Lewis was a long-time educator in Chicago Public Schools who later in life moved to south suburban Dolton and became the first African-American local government official, rising ultimately to the office of mayor.
Lewis, who died Wednesday, Dec. 3,...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 10:25 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed a victory to employers over worker compensation, ruling that companies do not have to pay employees for the time they spend undergoing security checks at the end of their shifts in a case involving an Amazon.com...