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1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

Scammers still finding victims locally

In spite of a spate of warnings about scams committed against all sorts of area residents in all sorts of ways, some people still fall prey.


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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Alabama Live

South Huntsville Walgreens manager says robbery suspect shoved past her to escape

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Huntsville police are looking for a woman who stole merchandise from the Walgreen at 11399 South Memorial Parkway.


Related Topix: Retail, Huntsville, AL

The Atlantic

The Tax Dodge That Has Plagued the U.S. for More Than a Decade

A little more than a decade ago, a company called Stanley Works was considering moving to Bermuda in order to save some money.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, US Politics, Tax, Retail, Illinois, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sander Levin

Seeking Alpha

Walgreen Might Be Our Best Shot At A Lower Tax Rate

As everyone knows, Walgreen will not be relocating to Switzerland after it acquires the remaining 55% stake of Alliance Boots ; it will stay in Chicago.


Related Topix: Retail, Internet, Science / Technology

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Walgreen Company Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Walgreen Company has been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the twenty-six analysts that are currently covering the company, AnalystRatings.NET reports .


Related Topix: Retail

Seeking Alpha

Rite Aid: Unlikely To Stay At This Level For Much Longer

The market tends to view stocks through a myopic lens. Negative short-term vagaries often lead to an excessive discount in share prices.


Related Topix: Retail, Rite Aid, Financial Markets, CVS

Seeking Alpha

RiteAid: Ready To Soar

RiteAid moving from $6.33 now to $7.50 in September and $9.20 in early 2015 before likely reaching $12 later in 2015.


Related Topix: Retail, Financial Markets

Denver Post

Will: In a stew over tax inversions

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill. speaks during a news conference outside a Walgreen's drugstore Aug. 6 in Chicago.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Barack Obama, Democrat, Retail, Illinois, Illinois Government, South Carolina, Opinion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Walgreen Company Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts

Shares of Walgreen Company have earned an average rating of "Hold" from the twenty-six ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Analyst Ratings.Net reports .


Related Topix: Retail

Medical News

State highlights: Mass. hospitals see 70% jump in mistakes; changes...

The Boston Globe : Mass. Hospitals' Mistakes List Widens Massachusetts acute-care hospitals reported 753 serious medical errors and other patient injuries last year, a 70 percent annual jump that health officials attributed mostly to expanded definitions of what constitutes medical harm.


Related Topix: Medicine, Retail, Health

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Durbin urges another local company not to flee U.S.

Sen. Dick Durbin has a new target in his bid to halt U.S. firms from moving corporate headquarters overseas to cut their tax bills: Hospira Inc., a Lake Forest-based company that makes injectable drugs and infusion products.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Hispanic Broadcasting, Television, Lake Forest, IL, Barack Obama, Democrat, Retail, Deerfield, IL

Business Journal

Absent Walgreens, Cardinal Health reduces reliance on big-bulk customers

Cardinal Health Inc. depends slightly more on its largest customer, CVS Caremark Corp., than others, but losing Walgreen Co.


Related Topix: Retail, Biotech, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Cardinal Health, Allegiance, CVS, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Retailing Today

Walgreens proses new operational leadership structure following acquisition

Following Walgreens' announcement last week about taking the next step in acquiring Alliance Boots, Alex Gourlay, EVP Walgreens Boots Alliance and president of Walgreens, unveiled a proposed operational organization structure in a letter to Walgreens employees.


Related Topix: Retail, Marketing

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Weekly Analysts' Ratings Changes for Walgreen Company

Walgreen Company had its price target lowered by analysts at ISI Group from $74.50 to $67.00.


Related Topix: Retail, Healthcare

Candy Industry


You have to give Ben Franklin his due - he had a knack of saying clever things. That's probably why he's on a C-note.


Related Topix: Retail, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Richard Durbin, Democrat, Barack Obama

Lincolnshire Review

Students SHINE, land jobs through local pharmacy program

Joshua Jackson of Waukegan graduated from the SHINE Pharmacy Program last year and now works at a Walgreens as a pharmacy technician.


Related Topix: Waukegan, IL, Retail, Lake County, IL, Beach Park, IL, Zion, IL, Lake Villa, IL

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Employers report they a... Surf Air Places Order for Largest Pilatus PC-12 Fleet with 65 New Aircraft, Raises $73 Million in New Funding )--Surf Air, the nation's first all-you-can-fly membership airline, orders 65 new Pilatus aircraft, raises $73 Million in new funding )--Celanese Adds Auto Industry Leadership in Asia; Stefan Kutta, global ... (more)


Related Topix: Retail, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Tinley Park, IL, Energy, Emera

The Las Vegas Sun

Long-abandoned corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara getting Walgreens

It's paving over some colorful history, but a retail plaza with Walgreens is under construction on the north Strip and poised to bring more business to the struggling area.


Related Topix: Retail, Las Vegas, NV

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Walgreen Company PT Lowered to $69.00

Deutsche Bank's target price would indicate a potential upside of 11.31% from the company's current price.


Related Topix: Retail

The Washington Post

If Congress won't, Obama may have to address inversion

No, I'm not talking about Wall Street yoga - although the term does refer to a method for companies to twist and contort themselves in order to evade taxes.


Related Topix: US News, Retail, US Senate, US Politics, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Opinion


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