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KELO Sioux Falls
Sightseers Enjoy The FallsIt's not uncommon to see the Falls full to the brim in the spring months but in
Sightseers Enjoy The Falls
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 3 hours ago
It's not uncommon to see the Falls full to the brim in the spring months but in August it's a sight to behold. "I think the water is really rushing. I think we got a great rain last night, some areas a little bit too much, but that's the way to be... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Friday Night ScoreboardHere are Friday's results from across KELOLAND. High School Football Aberdeen
Friday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 13 hours ago
Here are Friday's results from across KELOLAND. High School Football Aberdeen Roncalli 30, Redfield/Doland 0 Alcester-Hudson 42, Viborg-Hurley 16 Andes Central/Dakota Christian 44, Tripp-Delmont/Armour 20 Arlington/Lake Preston 42, Elkton-Lake... Read more
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Providence Business News
Is there a missing link in state job training?There are more than 300 state occupational-skills training programs in Rhode Is
Is there a missing link in state job training?
Providence Business News / Posted 14 hours ago
There are more than 300 state occupational-skills training programs in Rhode Island aimed at putting the unemployed back to work. Despite their number, however, those programs have not been enough to turn around the unemployment problem that has... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
HSFB Friday Night ScoreboardAberdeen Roncalli 30, Redfield/Doland 0 Alcester-Hudson 42, Viborg-Hurley 16
HSFB Friday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 14 hours ago
Aberdeen Roncalli 30, Redfield/Doland 0 Alcester-Hudson 42, Viborg-Hurley 16 Andes Central/Dakota Christian 44, Tripp-Delmont/Armour 20 Arlington/Lake Preston 42, Elkton-Lake Benton 6 Baltic 42, Howard 0 Bennett County 32, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Redox Potential Tester Source: Hanna Instruments, Inc. The HI 98201 ORP (Oxidation Reduction Potenti
Redox Potential Tester
PollutionOnline / Posted yesterday
Source: Hanna Instruments, Inc. The HI 98201 ORP (Oxidation Reduction Potential) hand-held tester was developed to determine the ORP value in a Hanna Instruments, Inc.1 ORP (Oxidation Reduction Potential) hand-held tester was... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
RIPTA announces new fall bus schedulesThe Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced Friday is will make
RIPTA announces new fall bus schedules
NBC 10 Providence / Posted yesterday
The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced Friday is will make seasonal changes to its Fall Service Schedule. RIPTA says the changes include selected fall services, trip time changes and some route enhancements. Fall services begin... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
RIPTA moving troublesome bus stop in WoonsocketBy News Staff news@abc6.com A bus stop notorious for causing traffic headache
RIPTA moving troublesome bus stop in Woonsocket
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
By News Staff news@abc6.com A bus stop notorious for causing traffic headaches and accidents is moving to a new location. The bus stop, nestled under the train trestle on Main Street in Woonsocket, is one of the most popular stops in the city.... Read more
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Providence Business News
CVS expands telehealth capabilities with three providersWOONSOCKET – CVS Health is expanding its approach to telehealth by working with
CVS expands telehealth capabilities with three providers
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
WOONSOCKET – CVS Health is expanding its approach to telehealth by working with three different telehealth providers, the company announced Wednesday. Telehealth is the use of electronic information and telecommunications to support long-distance... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
KELOLAND Sports/Yankton Press & Dakotan HSFB Polls: Aug. 26thHere are the 2015 Preseason rankings from KELOLAND Sports and Yankton Press & D
KELOLAND Sports/Yankton Press & Dakotan HSFB Polls: Aug. 26th
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
Here are the 2015 Preseason rankings from KELOLAND Sports and Yankton Press & Dakotan: 1. Roosevelt (5) 45 2. O’Gorman (2) 37 3. Lincoln (3) 36 4. Brandon Valley 16 5. Washington 13 Receiving Votes: Aberdeen Central 3 1. Yankton (8) 47 2.... Read more
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MedCity News
CVS teams with American Well, Teladoc, Doctor On DemandWoonsocket, R.I.-based CVS announced Wednesday that it would run several telehe
CVS teams with American Well, Teladoc, Doctor On Demand
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
Woonsocket, R.I.-based CVS announced Wednesday that it would run several telehealth pilots through its retail pharmacies and MinuteClinic walk-in clinics. The chain already offers telehealth services in some of its 7,800 pharmacies. Now, CVS will... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tuesday Night ScoreboardHere are Tuesday's results from across KELOLAND. College Volleyball DWU 3 vs.
Tuesday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 3 days ago
Here are Tuesday's results from across KELOLAND. College Volleyball DWU 3 vs. Presentation 0 High School VolleyballSouth Dakota Aberdeen Central def. Harrisburg, 25-21, 25-17, 19-25, 22-25, 15-11 Brandon Valley def. Yankton, 25-19, 25-19,... Read more
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Providence Business News
Studies: Providence one of worst housing markets in U.S., but one of best places in R.I. to sell a homePROVIDENCE – Providence may be one of the worst housing markets in the country,
Studies: Providence one of worst housing markets in U.S., but one of best places in R.I. to sell a home
Providence Business News / Posted 4 days ago
PROVIDENCE – Providence may be one of the worst housing markets in the country, but it’s also one of the best communities in Rhode Island to sell a home, according to separate studies. Providence has the ninth least healthy housing market in the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers evaluate use of pharmacy-based naloxone education and distribution to fight opioid overdosesIn response to the growing opioid crisis, several states, including Massachuset
Researchers evaluate use of pharmacy-based naloxone education and distribution to fight opioid overdoses
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
In response to the growing opioid crisis, several states, including Massachusetts and Rhode Island, have granted pharmacists the authority to provide naloxone rescue kits without a prescription to at-risk patients. This model of pharmacy-based... Read more
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Boston Herald
Specter of 38 Studios looms over PawSox stadium proposalPROVIDENCE, R.I. — As the owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox make their case for t
Specter of 38 Studios looms over PawSox stadium proposal
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — As the owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox make their case for their push to move the team to Providence, one name comes up over and over: 38 Studios. The shadow of the bad video game company deal has loomed over the stadium proposal... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Is Walgreens giving up this fight with CVS?For years, Walgreens and archrival CVS chased the ambition of expanding beyond
Is Walgreens giving up this fight with CVS?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
For years, Walgreens and archrival CVS chased the ambition of expanding beyond their conventional pharmacies to play a bigger role in Americans' day-to-day health care. Through professionally staffed in-store clinics, the two drugstore chains, as... Read more
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Providence Business News
CVS completes acquisition of OmnicareWOONSOCKET – CVS Health Corp. this week completed the acquisition of Omnicare,
CVS completes acquisition of Omnicare
Providence Business News / Posted 8 days ago
WOONSOCKET – CVS Health Corp. this week completed the acquisition of Omnicare, a provider of pharmacy services to long-term care facilities, for approximately $12.9 billion. CVS, the largest provider of prescription drugs in the United States,... Read more
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Providence Business News
CVS makes it onto Fortune ‘Change the World’ listWOONSOCKET – CVS Health Corp. has made it on to Fortune magazine’s new “Change
CVS makes it onto Fortune ‘Change the World’ list
Providence Business News / Posted 8 days ago
WOONSOCKET – CVS Health Corp. has made it on to Fortune magazine’s new “Change the World” list, which recognized 50 companies for doing good. Fortune said the companies have made a sizable impact on major global social or environmental problems as... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
History needs study, not editing So, the Department of Veterans Affairs has decided to force a local artist to
History needs study, not editing
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
So, the Department of Veterans Affairs has decided to force a local artist to paint over an image of the Confederate battle flag in a mural at our local veteran’s hospital, depicting a clash between Union and... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Woonsocket says investment in paver will save moneyWoonsocket city workers are now paving their own roads. The city spent $129,500
Woonsocket says investment in paver will save money
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 9 days ago
Woonsocket city workers are now paving their own roads. The city spent $129,500 for a commercial-grade paver that leaders say will save taxpayers about 30 to 35 percent in paving costs. "It's nice to see," said Brittany Grenier as she and her family... Read more
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The Platte County Record-Times
Platte County Record Times Raoul A. LaganiereFuneral liturgy for Raoul A. Laganiere, 81, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Friday,
Platte County Record Times Raoul A. Laganiere
The Platte County Record-Times / Posted 10 days ago
Funeral liturgy for Raoul A. Laganiere, 81, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Friday, August 14, 2015 at Saint Patrick�s Catholic Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Father Tom Kadera as the Celebrant. A Vigil for the Deceased will be held at 7:00 P.M.... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Release of Raymond 'Beaver' Tempest put on holdRaymond "Beaver" Tempest was just hours away from walking out of the ACI on Tue
Release of Raymond 'Beaver' Tempest put on hold
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
Raymond "Beaver" Tempest was just hours away from walking out of the ACI on Tuesday when a Supreme Court justice put a hold on his release. After 23 years behind bars, Tempest was supposed to be set free after a lower court judge vacated his murder... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Local foreclosure filings falling steadilyClark County had a third less foreclosure filings between 2013 and 2014, its lo
Local foreclosure filings falling steadily
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Clark County had a third less foreclosure filings between 2013 and 2014, its lowest point in about a decade, according to local experts. The number of foreclosure case filings fell more than 33 percent in Clark County and about 20 percent in... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Release on hold for man whose murder conviction was vacatedPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Supreme Court justice has put on hold the release of
Release on hold for man whose murder conviction was vacated
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Supreme Court justice has put on hold the release of a man whose murder conviction for a 1982 killing was overturned. Sixty-two-year-old Raymond Tempest was convicted in 1992 of second-degree murder in the death of a... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Providence officer pleads not guilty to gun chargeProvidence police officer Scott Logan pleaded not guilty Monday at his arraignm
Providence officer pleads not guilty to gun charge
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
Providence police officer Scott Logan pleaded not guilty Monday at his arraignment in Providence Superior Court. The 19-year veteran was charged with one count of possessing a gun with its manufacturer's serial number removed. Sources told the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
CVS photo website's credit card info possibly stolen in breachCVS' online photo service remained shut down Friday, a day after the company ac
CVS photo website's credit card info possibly stolen in breach
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
CVS' online photo service remained shut down Friday, a day after the company acknowledged that it may have been hacked and that credit card information may have been stolen from it. The nation's second-largest drugstore chain said the site was... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Officials: 2 firefighters injured while battling house fireWOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) - Two firefighters were injured battling a four-alarm bla
Officials: 2 firefighters injured while battling house fire
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 12 days ago
WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) - Two firefighters were injured battling a four-alarm blaze at a Woonsocket home. The flames started around 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Vine Street house. Deputy Fire Chief Timothy Walsh says two firefighters were treated for... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Officials: 2 firefighters injured while battling house fireBy The Associated Press news@abc6.com WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Two firefighter
Officials: 2 firefighters injured while battling house fire
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 12 days ago
By The Associated Press news@abc6.com WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Two firefighters were injured battling a four-alarm blaze at a Woonsocket home. The flames started around 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Vine Street house. Deputy Fire Chief Timothy Walsh... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Four alarm fire burns through Woonsocket homeShortly before 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, Woonsocket fire crews were called to a home
Four alarm fire burns through Woonsocket home
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 12 days ago
Shortly before 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, Woonsocket fire crews were called to a home on Vine Street for reports of a burning wood structure. The Woonsocket fire department tells NBC 10 all residents made it out of the home safely, although the cause and... Read more
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Providence Business News
Momentum to keep movingWith encouragement from corporate headquarters in Woonsocket, dozens of CVS Hea
Momentum to keep moving
Providence Business News / Posted 14 days ago
With encouragement from corporate headquarters in Woonsocket, dozens of CVS Health Corp.'s CVS/pharmacy store-setup workers across the country are stubbing out cigarettes, hitting treadmills and choosing water instead of soda for the benefit of their... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Judge agrees to release man after murder conviction vacatedPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island judge who vacated the murder conviction
Judge agrees to release man after murder conviction vacated
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 14 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island judge who vacated the murder conviction of a man who spent 23 years in prison has agreed to release him on bail. The Providence Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1TCGkvb ) that Judge Daniel Procaccini on Friday... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Tempest granted bail, could be released TuesdayBy News Staff news@abc6.com A man who had his 1982 murder conviction overturn
Tempest granted bail, could be released Tuesday
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com A man who had his 1982 murder conviction overturned last month has been granted bail and may soon be released. Raymond "Beaver" Tempest, Jr., had his bail set Friday at $100,000 and will be given home confinement. He'll... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
'Beaver' Tempest back for bail hearing FridayRaymond "Beaver" Tempest is due back in court for a bail hearing Friday. Last
'Beaver' Tempest back for bail hearing Friday
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
Raymond "Beaver" Tempest is due back in court for a bail hearing Friday. Last month Tempest's 1982 murder conviction was vacated. New DNA evidence in the case proved someone else murdered Doreen Picard of Woonsocket. Earlier this month, a judge... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Police seek suspect possibly connected to Woonsocket fireWoonsocket police are looking for help in an arson case. They sent NBC 10 News
Police seek suspect possibly connected to Woonsocket fire
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
Woonsocket police are looking for help in an arson case. They sent NBC 10 News a grainy surveillance photo of the person they hope to investigate. The alleged arson happened in the Blackstone Street area. Please contact Det. Tim Hammond at... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Free back-to-school supplies at annual Back to School CelebrationBy News Staff news@abc6.com The 2015 Back to School Celebration of RI is comi
Free back-to-school supplies at annual Back to School Celebration
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com The 2015 Back to School Celebration of RI is coming up this Saturday, August 15 across the state. The goal for 2015 is to provide free backpacks with school supplies for at least 14,000 students at the eleven pick-up... Read more
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Providence Business News
Joseph Luca, a Realtor with RE/MAX Preferred in North Providence, recently was named 2015
Joseph Luca
Providence Business News / Posted 16 days ago
, a Realtor with RE/MAX Preferred in North Providence, recently was named 2015 Realtor of the Year by the Northern Rhode Island Board of Realtors. He spoke recently with the Providence Business News about the market in northern Rhode... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. International Film Festival names award winnersPROVIDENCE – The Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival on Wednesda
R.I. International Film Festival names award winners
Providence Business News / Posted 17 days ago
PROVIDENCE – The Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival on Wednesday announced the award winners from its 19th festival. Winners were recognized on Aug. 9 at the annual awards ceremony at the Rhode Island School of Design Museum... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Kent Hospital performs first elective coronary angioplastyCare New England’s Kent Hospital successfully completed its first elective coro
Kent Hospital performs first elective coronary angioplasty
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 17 days ago
Care New England’s Kent Hospital successfully completed its first elective coronary angioplasty last week after receiving state approval earlier this year to move forward with both an elective and emergency angioplasty program. According to a press... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle disputePROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health will pay the United States government $450,0
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 17 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health will pay the United States government $450,000 to settle allegations that several Rhode Island pharmacy locations filled a number of forged and invalid painkiller prescriptions. U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bank awards $1.1M in housing grantsThe Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas said Monday that it has awarded more than
Bank awards $1.1M in housing grants
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas said Monday that it has awarded more than $1.1 million in Affordable Housing Program grants to create or rehabilitate 163 housing units in Arkansas. The grants include $500,000 for 75 rental units in Fort Smith,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Business and labor at a glanceHOWLAND - Avalon Holdings Corp. announced financial results for the second quar
Business and labor at a glance
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
HOWLAND - Avalon Holdings Corp. announced financial results for the second quarter of 2015. Net operating revenue in the second quarter of 2015 was $14 million, compared with $13 million in the second quarter of 2014. The company incurred a net... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
CVS Health to pay feds $450,000 to settle allegationsAssociated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to th
CVS Health to pay feds $450,000 to settle allegations
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 days ago
Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and invalid painkiller prescriptions. The agreement announced... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
CVS settles dispute over allegations of forgery Aug. 11, 2015 @ 12:01 AM PROVIDENCE, R.I. - CVS Health has agreed to pay $45
CVS settles dispute over allegations of forgery
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Aug. 11, 2015 @ 12:01 AM PROVIDENCE, R.I. - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Uxbridge police chief seeks pawn shop bylawUXBRIDGE - Police Chief Jeffrey Lourie told selectmen Monday he's working on a
Uxbridge police chief seeks pawn shop bylaw
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
UXBRIDGE - Police Chief Jeffrey Lourie told selectmen Monday he's working on a bylaw that would require pawn shops to hold merchandise for at least 30 days before selling or melting it, as a way to combat a rash of property thefts.To illustrate the... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle disputeCVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle alleg
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 18 days ago
CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and invalid painkiller prescriptions. The agreement announced Monday is the culmination a two-year... Read more
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News 4 Reno
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle disputePROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health will pay the United States government $450,0
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
News 4 Reno / Posted 18 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health will pay the United States government $450,000 to settle allegations that several Rhode Island pharmacy locations filled a number of forged and invalid painkiller prescriptions. U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle disputePROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health will pay the United States government $450,0
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 18 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health will pay the United States government $450,000 to settle allegations that several Rhode Island pharmacy locations filled a number of forged and invalid painkiller prescriptions. U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha... Read more
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KATU Portland
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
KATU Portland / Posted 19 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and invalid... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 19 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and invalid... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
KIMA Yakima / Posted 19 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and invalid... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal
CVS Health to pay government $450,000 to settle dispute
KVAL Eugene / Posted 19 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health has agreed to pay $450,000 to the federal government to settle allegations that several of its Rhode Island retail pharmacies filled forged and invalid... Read more
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