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House Republicans sue over Obama's healthcare law

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WASHINGTON - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday filed a long-anticipated lawsuit challenging the implementation of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law over employer-based coverage and payments to insurers, according to court documents.

Italy arrests doctors suspected of taking bribes to discourage breast feeding

ROME - Italian police put 12 pediatricians under house arrest on Friday for allegedly accepting extravagant gifts from makers of baby milk formula to promote it in place of breastfeeding.

Health, Italy 21 Nov 2014

Global M&A deals cross $3 trillion for first time since 2007

- Mergers and acquisition deals announced so far this year have topped $3 trillion, the highest since 2007, helped by mega deals in the healthcare, energy and power sectors.

21 Nov 2014

Seventh Sierra Leone doctor killed by Ebola: source

FREETOWN - A Sierra Leonean doctor died of Ebola on Tuesday, a medical source said, bringing to seven the number of doctors killed by the virus savaging the nation's healthcare system. | Video

19 Nov 2014

S&P 500, Dow end at record highs, boosted by healthcare

NEW YORK - The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs on Tuesday, lifted by further gains in healthcare shares and hopes for a stronger global economy. | Video

18 Nov 2014

S&P 500, Dow end at record highs, boosted by healthcare

NEW YORK - The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs on Tuesday, lifted by further gains in healthcare shares and hopes for a stronger global economy.

18 Nov 2014

Seventh Sierra Leone doctor killed by Ebola: source

FREETOWN - A Sierra Leonean doctor died of Ebola on Tuesday, a medical source said, bringing to seven the number of doctors killed by the virus savaging the nation's healthcare system.

18 Nov 2014

Obama defends healthcare law after adviser criticism

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama on Sunday defended the transparency of his signature healthcare law, after one of the White House's advisers on the reform said the law passed, in part, because of the "stupidity" of American voters.

U.S., Politics 16 Nov 2014

Siemens CEO says healthcare unit to remain within the company

FRANKFURT - Siemens' CEO said its healthcare unit would remain within the company for the foreseeable future, dismissing speculation about a disposal, which emerged after Siemens announced the legal separation of the business this month.

Wall Street posts gains for fourth week; ends flat for day

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks posted a fourth straight week of increases but ended Friday little changed as losses in healthcare shares offset gains in energy. | Video

14 Nov 2014

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