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Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

When the mergers were announced previous year, Republicans argued that pressures from ObamaCare were forcing the consolidation. Anthem says that by combining with Cigna it can produce $2.4 billion in savings by lowering reimbursements paid to doctors and hospitals.



White House press secretary unsure about 401(k) future

Tax experts said that might not matter much for lower- and many middle-income New York State residents. Under current tax rules, your heirs must pay 40 percent in taxes on any assets they inherit in excess of $5.49 million ($10.98 million for married couples).


Chance of thunderstorms, strong winds today across southeast MI

Chance of thunderstorms, strong winds today across southeast MI

The high today is forecast to be 81 degrees but feel more like 86, according to AccuWeather . A slight chance showers are also possible during the day. Unfortunately for the warm weather fans the temperatures become much more seasonable by Sunday . Low around 61. There is a 20 percent chance of precipitation.


India look to put best foot forward at Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

India look to put best foot forward at Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

The Black Sticks were third previous year, beating Malaysia in a shootout, as Australia went on to snare a ninth title. Coming into this tournament, Roelant Oltmans-coached India had a 40-day long national camp where the players were put through a tough regime involving almost five-six hours of intense training.



Southwest misses Street 1Q forecasts, shares drop early

Shares fell almost 5 percent in premarket trading. American Airlines Group Inc., which reports earnings Thursday, fell nearly 4 percent. The Philadelphia company said Thursday that it had net income of 53 cents per share. Southwest Airlines' first-quarter earnings fell 32 percent as it flew more passengers but took in less revenue on average from each one. The union employees have been complaining loudly that they are paid less than their counterparts at Delta and United.


GoPro's Stock Jumps After Results, Outlook Beat Expectations

GoPro's Stock Jumps After Results, Outlook Beat Expectations

Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Vetr upgraded GoPro from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $9.67 price target for the company in a research note on Friday, April 14th. Essex Investment Management Co. Norges Bank acquired a new stake in GoPro during the fourth quarter worth $492,000. The number of shares now owned by investors are 140.69 mln.