| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Consumers, your social conscience deserves a day off. SocialPower.com, a website just emerging from beta, gives it to you: a platform to air out your consumer gripes and wishes, big or (mostly) small.
It reads, at times, like a parody from The Onion but...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian's Khroma beauty line is being renamed Kardashian Beauty after a legal challenge from Florida-based Kroma Makeup. The products should arrive in stores including Sears and CVS in two to three weeks. [The Cut]
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Wayne Winston has been in a four-year battle to wrestle leadership of the Bridgeport chapter of the NAACP, alleging financial improprieties on the part of its current president. Recently, he petitioned the state NAACP to take over the chapter. Coverage of...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 5:16 AM
Here's a blunt bandito that had some clear preferences.
On Thursday a suspect entered a CVS store in Jacksonville wearing a skeleton mask, pointed a gun at a store employee and demanded money -- along with Black and Mild cigars -- before fleeing the...
| Jun 11, 2013
Generic prescription drugs have to meet exacting standards for ingredients and quality, which you'd think would make them uniformly priced at pharmacies.
But that, of course, isn't the case. Generic drug prices can be all over the map, depending on...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Each day, we comb through pages upon pages of crime reports from the Wichita Police Department. Below is a quick glance at some bits and pieces from those sheets.
These reports are designed to give you an idea of what residents and police are...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:30 PM
LOS ANGELES-Prosecutors won't be filing charges of vandalism against "Curb Your Enthusiasm" actor Jeff Garlin after he was accused of smashing a car window in a dispute over a parking space.
Instead, the 51-year-old will receive a hearing at the Los...
| May 31, 2013
Consumers have been told by insurers again and again that if they want cheaper prices for prescription drugs, they need to order them in bulk from mail-order pharmacies. And typically, it works out that way.
Sometimes, however, the prices reveal how...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Two employees of the CVS pharmacy in Bedford are being honored for going the extra mile to save a customer's life.
The Bedford County Department of Fire and Rescue held its annual recognition and awards ceremony Thursday night.
| May 22, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Big picture, not much went right for the “Today Show's” planned broadcast from Chicago this week.
First, terrible, significant news happened in Oklahoma, meaning stars Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie would never make it to the live location...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:47 AM
While "patients" lined up outside Professional Pain Center, dropped their used needles in nearby parking lots and sold their prescription pills across the street, federal agents were watching and quietly building a case against the Longwood pain clinic....
| May 23, 2013
| 10:06 AM
An allergy lozenge company is moving its headquarters and distribution operations to Danville, which will create 150 new jobs.
AllergEase announced Thursday that it will invest $7.5 million over three years in its new Danville operation.