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As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.CVS Caremark will now be known as CVS Health. The signs on it ...more

AP News - 43 mins ago

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.CVS Caremark said it will now be known as CVS Health, effecti ...more

AP News - 45 mins ago

Today is Wednesday, September 3, the 246th day of 2014. There are 119 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On September 3, 1939, Britain, France, Australia and New Zealand declared war on Germany, two days after the N ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina authorities say a gunman killed two security guards and his stepfather and wounded a police officer before fatally shooting himself in the head.Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis says 23-year-old Evan C ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation.Th ...more

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Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent is being allowed to return to the NFL, though he won't play right away.The NFL on Tuesday outlined a series of conditions Brent must meet to be eligible to play when the Cowboys return from their ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt couldn't sleep on Monday night after agreeing to a six-year contract extension with the Houston Texans.The star defensive end arrived at NRG Stadium about 3:30 a.m. and found the security code on the door had changed, ke ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — The son of a former aide to President George W. Bush has pleaded guilty to killing a friend with a hatchet and will be committed to a state psychiatric facility.The Washington Post reports (http://wapo.st/1ts0YFO) that 21-y ...more

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A U.S. doctor who survived after contracting Ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia is "very close" to the doctor most recently diagnosed with the disease and has spent time in "tearful prayer" for him, according to an inte ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twenty-one species of fish made the leap Tuesday off a watch list of seafood to avoid as unsustainably overfished, leaving conservationists and many fishermen and chefs celebrating the turnaround of a West Coast fishing ground decl ...more