Monthly Archives: June 2015

U.S. Doctors, Hospitals Reap $6.5 Billion From Drug and Device Makers: Report by REUTERS


By REUTERS

U.S. doctors and research hospitals collected nearly $6.5 billion in payments for services rendered to pharmaceutical and medical device companies in 2014, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Open Payments report…

Published: June 30, 2015 at 02:41PM

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U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Pushes Debt Relief for Corinthian Students by REUTERS


By REUTERS

The U.S. government and former students of Corinthian Colleges, which closed in April, need to promote the government’s loan relief program before asking for a stay on all student debt collections, a U.S. Bankruptcy judge said on Tuesday.

Published: June 30, 2015 at 01:29PM

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After ‘Gratifying’ Week, Obama Sees Long To-Do List in Time Left by REUTERS


By REUTERS

It did not match the week of his wedding or the weeks his daughters were born, but President Barack Obama acknowledged on Tuesday that last week was a particularly momentous one for him.

Published: June 30, 2015 at 01:11PM

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Judge Blocks New Florida Law That Delays Abortions 1 Day by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

A Florida judge is blocking a new state law that requires women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.

Published: June 30, 2015 at 11:02AM

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GE Capital CEO Sees Asset Sale Pace Speeding Up in Third Quarter by REUTERS


By REUTERS

The head of General Electric Co’s finance unit said Tuesday he expects the pace of GE Capital asset sales will accelerate in the third quarter as the U.S. conglomerate eyes unloading an even bigger chunk of assets.

Published: June 30, 2015 at 08:29AM

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Report Shows Widespread Mistreatment by Health Workers During Childbirth by DENISE GRADY


By DENISE GRADY

The abuses inflicted on women around the world as their babies are born are forcing some to stay at home instead of going to a hospital.

Published: June 30, 2015 at 08:00PM

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Factbox: Republican 2016 Presidential Field Swells to 14 With Christie by REUTERS


By REUTERS

The race for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination now includes 14 official candidates for the White House with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s bid launched on Tuesday. At least two others are still likely to announce bids.

Published: June 30, 2015 at 10:05AM

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