Health

Marsh Seeks OK to Sell Stores to Kroger, Fresh Encounter Cos

Marsh Seeks OK to Sell Stores to Kroger, Fresh Encounter Cos

According to documents filed Tuesday in bankruptcy court in DE, 26 of the 44 Marsh stores that were put up for auction following the in company bankruptcy proceeding filings were sold. CVS acquired the Marsh pharmacy accounts and inventory for $38 million. A subsidiary of Kroger , Topvalco Inc.is the apparent successful bidder to purchase 11 stores at a cost of $16 million.


Eagles sign Jason Peters to one-year extension

Eagles sign Jason Peters to one-year extension

Peters has been named to the Pro Bowl seven times in the last eight seasons. "This is reassurance that I'm going to retire here and don't have to go year to year", Peters said. So, Pederson said Wednesday the Eagles might consider shifting Peters to left guard in the future to extend his career. At 35, Peters' career seems to be winding down, and he's already one of the oldest offensive tackles to make a Pro Bowl.



More charges expected in Flint water crisis investigation

The investigation is looking into "what, if any, MI laws were violated in the process that resulted in the contamination crisis now forcing Flint residents to rely on bottled water for drinking, cooking and bathing as they fear for their health ".



Israel & Palestinians fail to prosecute war crimes

A day after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the electricity crisis in Gaza an internal Palestinian matter , a Palestinian Authority official rejected his claim. The secretary-general of the Red Crescent Society of the United Arab Emirates accused the Gaza-based terrorist organization Hamas on Monday of provoking Israeli forces by firing rockets from a field hospital during Operation Protective Edge in 2014, a war crime under global law, Ynet reported .



Congressman Ron DeSantis on field when gunman opened fire

The congressman added, "It was just a little odd and then he kind of walked toward the area where all this happened". Congressman Steve Scalise of Louisiana, the Republican House Majority Whip, was hit and badly injured , but "will fully recover", President Donald Trump said in a Tweet.


Cancer drug price increases within allowable limits, says Aspen

Cancer drug price increases within allowable limits, says Aspen

The Competition Commission is investigating three large pharmaceutical companies for suspected excessive pricing of their drugs, Business Day reported on Wednesday . Price indication has also been observed, with high prices being charged in private sector and lower prices reserved for public sector. Aspen is reportedly being investigating for allegations that it has abused its market dominance to charge excessive prices for medications used to treat leukaemia, bone marrow cancer and lymphoma.