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July 20, 2018 10:43 AM GE quarterly profit drops 28 percent

(Reuters) - U.S. industrial conglomerate General Electric Co reported a 28 percent drop in quarterly profit on Friday, as weakness in its power business offset gains in aviation and healthcare businesses. Earnings from continuing operations attributable to GE shareholders fell to $736 million in the second quarter ended June 30, from $1.03 billion a year earlier 58

July 18, 2018 10:04 PM UnitedHealth Is Among Suitors Circling Tenet’s Conifer Business

Conifer, which Tenet has flagged for possible sale, could be worth $2 billion or more UnitedHealth Group Inc. is among suitors exploring an acquisition of Tenet Healthcare Corp.’s health-care-management subsidiary, according to people familiar with the matter, as the industry giant pursues further expansion. Tenet, one of the largest U.S. hospital companies 77

July 16, 2018 8:32 AM GE Aviation CEO says changes at GE no constraint for his business

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - The overhaul at U.S. industrial giant General Electric Co (GE.N) is not a constraint for its aviation arm, “in fact I feel it’s the very opposite,” the head of GE Aviation said on Monday. Following a year-long strategic review, GE said last month it would spin off its healthcare business and divest its stake in oil-services 39

July 6, 2018 6:07 AM Hitting cancer early: AstraZeneca's bid to outmaneuver rivals

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca (AZN.L) suffered its biggest daily share price drop a year ago after a key cancer drug trial failed amid feverish speculation the chief executive might quit. Yet today two-thirds of analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters recommend the stock, making it one of the sector’s biggest consensus buys, and CEO Pascal Soriot says he is “absolutely 100

July 2, 2018 9:38 PM Rob Delaney's Wife Pregnant Months After Their 2-Year-Old Son Dies Of Brain Cancer

Five months following the death of the couple's two-year-old son, Rob Delaney casually revealed that his wife Leah is pregnant in a post about healthcare. You may remember the Catastrophe star announced his son Henry had died after battling a brain tumor back in January. Over the weekend, the comedian tweeted out a video that featured him talking about 67

July 2, 2018 9:15 PM Hawaii to ban sale of sunscreen containing chemicals damaging to coral reefs

Hawaii will become the first state to restrict the sale and distribution of sunscreen containing chemicals that can damage the coral reef after Governor David Ige signs legislation later this week. (iStock) Hawaii will become the first state to restrict the sale and distribution of sunscreen containing chemicals that can damage the coral reefs after 89

June 27, 2018 7:49 PM Schumer: Senate should reject any Supreme Court pick who would vote to overturn Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer said on Wednesday the Senate should reject any Supreme Court nominee put forth by President Donald Trump who would vote to overturn the Roe v. Wade abortion decision or “undermine” key healthcare protections. In a speech on the Senate floor shortly after Supreme Court Justice Anthony 71

June 26, 2018 9:00 PM Texas hospital blast, collapse reported amid construction expansion

An explosion and a partial building collapse were reported at Coryell Memorial Healthcare System in Gatesville, Texas, on Monday afternoon. (Google View) Emergency crews were responding to a hospital in Gatesville, Texas, Tuesday following reports of an explosion and a partial building collapse. The explosion took place at a construction site of Coryell 87

June 26, 2018 12:41 PM Home care agency investigated following 2 deaths

Home care agency investigated following 2 deaths Police have seized records from a Brooklyn Park home care agency as they investigate the deaths of two patients whose ventilator machines stopped working. Investigators collected potential evidence from Plateau Healthcare following the deaths of 41-year-old Taurus Grantham last October and 49-year-old 64

June 16, 2018 1:24 PM Spain rescues more than 900 boat migrants, finds four bodies

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain’s coast guard rescued 933 migrants and found four dead bodies in the Mediterranean Friday and Saturday, as the country prepared for the arrival of a charity rescue ship that was denied a port by Italy and Malta. The number of people fleeing poverty and conflict by boat to Spain doubled last year and is likely to rise again in 2018, according 63