Health


Simpson Thacher, Weil Guide Walgreens' $17.2B Rite Aid Buy

Walgreens Boots Alliance , Inc. has announced in a press release that it will be acquiring Rite Aid Corporation in an all-cash transaction that is valued at approximately $17.2 billion, including acquired net debt. Rite Aid , based near Harrisburg in Camp Hill, had almost 4,600 drugstores in 31 states - including more than 100 in the Philadelphia region - as of the end of February.



Khloe Kardashian Selective About Who Can See Lamar Odom

Khloe , her mother Kris Jenner and sisters Kim Kardashian West, Kourtney Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner have all been visiting Lamar in the hospital where Khloe is said to be making his medical decisions. The 911 caller, Love Ranch media director Richard Hunter, claimed the 35-year-old, who remains in a "critical condition, had cocaine with him on Saturday when he arrived.


US Senate passes cybersecurity bill over privacy objections

US Senate passes cybersecurity bill over privacy objections

While the bill will still have to go through a joint committee of House and Senate, the show of majority support is already quite telling.  "We need both privacy protection and cybersecurity, and the Senate legislation is one step toward breaking the logjam on security" ("The Post's View", Washington Post , 10/22).


Hayes Grier eliminated from 'Dancing With the Stars'

Hayes Grier eliminated from 'Dancing With the Stars'

Boy, there's definitely ups and downs with being my age and whatnot so you discuss kind of find your advantages and use them and frankly, I think having Emma as my partner she used me and my age and my demographic to my advantage and had a great time on "Dancing with the stars" and made some really great memories.



Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Earnings Preview: Q3 2015 Marked By Universal Hot

The continued exodus highlights the challenges the entire sector faces as more consumers opt for cheaper video entertainment from Netflix Inc., Amazon.com Inc. Three analysts surveyed by Bloomberg had projected an average drop of 66,000 last quarter. The cable industry as a whole may have lost 340,000 video customers, which is an improvement from 470,000 a year earlier, according to Ryvicker.



ESPN Pulling Videos from YouTube due to Rights Issues!

That will include its recently launched Gaming app and a new YouTube Music app that will be available soon. It also targets YouTube fans who want to skip ads while giving them a chance to pass along a few cash to their favourite video creators, who will share in the new revenues.