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CVS Pharmacy on June 15, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Getty Images)

Lawsuit Accuses CVS Of Overcharging For Generic Drugs

CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in San Francisco.

17 hours ago

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Ban On Chain Stores Set For Sebastopol City Council Vote

The plan would restrict development of any business that has 25 or more locations across the country.

07/06/2015

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Berkeley ‘Hospitality Ambassador’ Caught On Camera Beating Up Homeless Man Who Was Later Arrested

A man employed as a hospitality ambassador by a Berkeley civic group was caught on camera beating a homeless man who was later arrested.

03/26/2015

Some of the Halloween items identified as having toxic chemicals. (HealthyStuff.org)

Environmental Group Warns Of Toxics In Halloween Costumes, Bags, Accessories

An environmental group has issued a warning about kids’ Halloween costumes and trick-or-treat bags found with what the group claims are elevated levels of toxic chemicals.

10/23/2014

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CVS To Pay $250K To 4 Norcal Counties After Claims Of Misleading Product Labels

Pharmacy giant CVS has reached a settlement over claims it was using fake size labels for some products.

10/05/2014

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CVS Changes Name, Announces Plan To Stop Selling Tobacco Products

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.

09/03/2014

View of counterfeit dollar notes seized by the Department of Criminology (Dirincri) during a presentation to the press in Lima on October 29, 2013. About four million dollars and 422 thousand Euros were seized by the Peruvian Police from a specialized criminal organization. AFP PHOTO/ERNESTO BENAVIDES (Photo credit should read ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Police Looking For Man Who Attempted To Use Counterfeit $100 Bill At Drug Store

Police in Santa Clara are searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video attempting to pass a counterfeit $100 bill while making a purchase at a drug store on July 15, a spokesman said.

07/23/2014

A bottle of influenza vaccine is seen in the MinuteClinic at the CVS/pharmacy on January 6, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The 2013-2014 influenza season is starting to take off in the United States, with more than half the country reporting widespread cases of flu activity, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bay Area Flu Deaths Reach 15; Pharmacies Get Vaccines Replenished

The number of flu-related deaths in the Bay Area increased again on Monday, with four more deaths reported, according to health officials.

01/13/2014

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As Bay Area Flu-Related Death Increase, Lines For Flu Shots Getting Longer

As the number of flu-related deaths increases in the Bay Area, the lines for flu shots are getting longer. Unfortunately, high demand has put the vaccine in short supply at some places.

01/12/2014

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CVS Requiring ID To Purchase Nail Polish Remover In California

Photo identification will now be required to buy nail polish remover at CVS stores and nail salons in California, as well as in other states.

08/13/2013

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