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Weight Watchers shares jump 15% as first-quarter earnings aren’t as bad as feared

Weight Watchers International Inc. food products. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Shares of Weight Watchers rose 15% after the markets closed Wednesday as the company posted first-quarter results that weren’t as bad as feared and boosted its forecast for the year. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting,… Read More »

Viewpoints: Healthy Ideas On Trimming Medicare Costs Need Democrats’ Support; As Sandy Hook Tragedy Continues, Prayers Aren’t Solving The Problem

Editorial writers focus on these health topics and others. The New York Times: Not All Medicare Cuts Are Bad Senate Democrats, including several of the party’s presidential candidates, have savaged President Trump for proposing to reduce Medicare spending by several hundred billion dollars over the next decade. Senator Kamala Harris of California said the proposed… Read More »