Health Care

CVS Health agrees to buy Omnicare in $12.7 billion deal

The deal is expected to extend CVS Health’s operations in dispensing prescription drugs to assisted-living and long-term care centers and to broaden its presence in the specialty pharmacy business as it seeks to capitalize on the aging U.S. population.

Business

Four cancer charities are accused in huge FTC fraud case

The Federal Trade Commission and all 50 states accused four cancer charities — the Cancer Fund of America, Cancer Support Services, Children’s Cancer Fund of America and the Breast Cancer Society — of being “sham charities,” charging that the groups had deceived donors and spent more than $187 million in donations on personal expenses.

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