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CVS To Open 1,500 Stores Focused On Health Care

(CNN) - CVS is changing the look about 1,500 of its stores. By the end of 2021, CVS will transfer those stores into "health-hubs." Those stores will devote more than 20% of their floor space to health care services…

Government Approves CVS, Aetna $69B Merger

Hartford-New Haven, CT (WTNH) - Government officials approved CVS's bid to acquire Aetna for $69 billion, paving the way for the largest health insurance deal in history. The landmark merger would be a game-changer for the health care industry.…

Lawsuit: CVS Revealed HIV Status of 6,000 Patients

(CNN) - CVS health is being sued for allegedly revealing the HIV status of six thousand patients in Ohio. The complaint was filed in federal court on March 21st. The patients in question were part of Ohio's HIV drug assistance…

CVS Plans to Boost Minimum Wage

(CNN) - CVS is raising its minimum wage for employees to compete with other retailers. USA Today reports the company is boosting starting salaries to $11.00 an hour, which equals salaries at WalMart and Target. The drug store chain also…

CVS Bans Photo Manipulation in Store Beauty Brands

(CNN) - CVS is taking photoshopping out of the picture in its beauty products ads. The pharmacy chain says it wants to eliminate any images that have been materially altered with touch-ups. That includes changing the models' size, skin, wrinkles…

CVS to Buy Aetna In $69 Billion Deal

(CNN) - A multi-billion dollar deal is in the works that could drastically change the U.S. health care industry. Drugstore chain CVS says it plans to buy health insurance giant Aetna for $69 billion. Experts say such a deal could…

CVS to Offer Next-Day Drug Delivery

(CNN) - E-Commerce giant Amazon has threatened the business models of retailers and grocery stores alike. Now pharmacy giant CVS is apparently moving to protect it's market share from Amazon's ubiquity. The drugstore chain announced Monday that it plans to…

CVS & AETNA'S mega merger could set record

(CNN) - If CVS buys Aetna, it wouldn't only be the largest U.S. merger of the year; it would be the largest American health insurance deal of all time. The Wall Street Journal reports CVS is considering buying Aetna for…

Report: CVS in Talks To Buy Aetna

(CNN) - CVS is reportedly in talks to buy the insurance company Aetna. According to the Wall Street Journal, Aetna could sell for $66-billion. Both companies declined to comment on what's being called market "rumors," but that didn't stop investors.…

CVS Gives Millions to Tobacco-Free Colleges

(CNN) - CVS is on a million-dollar mission to reduce smoking tobacco among young Americans. CVS's charitable foundation announced on Tuesday that it has teamed up with the American Cancer Society and truth initiative to provide grants to 126 colleges…