| Mar 7, 2013
| 2:29 PM
California officials face mounting criticism from union leaders over plans to let retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. enroll shoppers in President Obama's healthcare expansion.
The state wants employees at Wal-Mart and other retailers to help consumers...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:36 PM
An off-duty Chicago firefighter was shot by police this afternoon after he jumped out of a car and appeared to point a weapon at officers in a store parking lot in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood, authorities said.
The firefighter was in a shooting...
| May 11, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Seeking to ensure his landmark healthcare law is successfully implemented, President Obama is reprising his 2012 election strategy in hopes of enrolling millions of uninsured Americans in health plans this fall. The new campaign, whose outcome could...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Fill a prescription at the pharmacy and you start to feel sick at the register.
My remedy for Rx sticker shock is to occasionally survey prices online or by phone on your name brand and generic drugs before you go to the store to ensure you’re not...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Rolling Stone editors have updated the publication's current article on alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with a statement explaining the reasoning behind using a cover photo of Tsarnaev that has drawn extensive criticism online and off. ...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:47 PM
The fact that the newest Rolling Stone magazine features an attractive photograph of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on its cover has sparked outrage in Boston and beyond.
Several retail chains, Stop & Shop and CVS among them, said...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:03 AM
We're all looking for fun outings with the kids during the summer and the Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, RI has new exhibits dedicated to development of imagination, active play and social interaction.
Phase Two of Hasbro's Our Big Backyard is...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:29 AM
August is going to be an exciting month for the new Storrs Center. Much of the second phase of the mixed-use development is set, while those that moved in last year are celebrating their first anniversary.
Phase two of Storrs Center, located feet from...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
A Cumberland Farms clerk in Shelton went beyond the call of duty when he was seriously injured trying to stop a man stealing cutouts of David Hasselhoff. The "Baywatch" star appears in the convenience store chain's summer advertising campaign. Stores have...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Health care giant CVS Caremark Corp. is set to open on Tuesday a $67 million pharmacy distribution center in Mount Prospect that will serve its growing mail-service business.
The 150,000 square-foot center is expected to employ about 400 by the end of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Since February, CVS Caremark has been pushing its pharmacists to enroll customers in a prescription-drug rewards program.
The benefit to customers is the opportunity to earn up to $50 a year in store credits that can be used to buy shampoo, toothpaste...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:43 PM
A lot of people are sick of the money-grubbing spat between Time Warner Cable and CBS, which has resulted in CBS, Showtime and other channels being unavailable to the cable company's subscribers since Aug. 2.
For Alan Ehrlich, this was the last straw....