Business News Archive - March 16, 2006
U.S. communications regulators on Wednesday proposed $3.9 million in fines against scores of television broadcasters for violating federal decency limits, including a record $3.6 million for stations that aired a show depicting group sex.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Chiron Corp. on Thursday said it is recalling and withdrawing its measles, mumps and rubella vaccine, MORUPAR, from Italian and developing world markets because it may be associated with a higher rate of adverse side effects than other such vaccines.
By Kim Dixon CHICAGO (Reuters) - More big U.S. employers are building high deductibles into their workers' health plan options, but many of these companies do not see such programs as a silver bullet to the medical cost crisis.
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