| Jun 1, 2014
MinuteClinics are springing up in CVS retail stores at the rate of 150 a year across the country. The first one on the Peninsula opened in Hampton in mid-May and will be followed by additional locations in Newport News and Williamsburg within the month....
| Apr 10, 2014
| 7:51 AM
The fight between activist investor Carl Icahn and eBay Inc. has been settled as the two sides have quietly reached a truce, Ebay said Thursday.
The two had been embroiled in a public spat over accusations by Icahn that two members of eBay's board of...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Source: Cleveland Clinic
The eyes have it -- strain, that is. As our enthusiasm for using computers, tablets and phones grows, our eyes are paying the price.
Upwards of 90 percent of computer and device users experience a problem so...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Here's another chapter in the endless book about why you shouldn't believe everything your read or hear on product promotions. Lornamead Inc., whose "Lice Shield" products are sold at major chain stores including Walmart, CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Twenty-eight attorneys general from 24 states, three U.S. territories and Washington, D.C. are pressuring five retailers, including Walgreen Co. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc., to follow the move by CVS Caremark Corp. and end sales of tobacco.
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Walgreen Co., the nation’s largest drugstore chain, said it will close 76 unprofitable stores around the country in the second half of the fiscal year.
The Deerfield, Ill., company has 8,210 stores nationwide, or 138 more than a year ago. Of...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The creator of a pancake-catching game app says IHOP's parent company stole his idea and put a similar game on the chain's website.
Michael Levinson sued DineEquity Inc. this week, accusing the IHOP franchiser of creating its own version of his "Pancake...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Serge Azria, founder the popular women’s clothing lines Joie, Current/Elliott and Equipment, has purchased a two-building site near downtown Los Angeles that will permit him to grow his operations.
Azria bought two buildings for $7.75 million at...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Milk, bread and Obamacare.
Ahead of the March 31 enrollment deadline, the Covered California exchange said Friday that it reached a deal with pharmacy giant CVS Caremark Corp. and the Ralphs grocery chain to promote the healthcare law inside their...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:41 AM
After a wonderful coupon class at the Hampton Public Library’s main branch on Sunday, I realized it might be time for a more general refresher course.
Here is a reminder — and maybe some new information for beginning couponers —...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Two alleged burglars were arrested Thursday after leading police on a pursuit through Los Angeles that ended shortly after a hit-and-run crash in Glendale, authorities said.
At 12:20 p.m., police got a call about a man, 29-year-old Elvis Kazaryan, who...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
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