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Health Care

  • Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

    | 07/24/14 01:39 PM

    MIAMI (AP) — Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan,...
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  • Swiss drug maker Roche posts 7 percent profit drop

    | 07/24/14 12:16 PM

    GENEVA (AP) — Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG on Thursday posted a net profit drop of 7 percent compared with a year ago, weighed down by a strong Swiss franc and charges from one of its...
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  • Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VA

    | 07/24/14 11:18 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With Congress scheduled to recess in a week, the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee's chairman has offered to scale back a Senate-passed bill to improve health care services for...
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