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Oracle sues Oregon officials in healthcare website dispute

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb 27 - Oracle America Inc , the software giant in charge of developing Oregon's failed health exchange website, has filed suit against five former staff and campaign advisers to the state's former governor, saying they worked behind the scenes to kill the site for political reasons, court documents showed.

27 Feb 2015

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Feb 27 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:

M&A, Regulatory News 27 Feb 2015

Three infected with measles at Las Vegas seafood restaurant

Feb 27 - Three new cases of measles have been confirmed in Las Vegas, in people believed infected by a contagious worker at an upscale MGM Grand Hotel and Casino seafood restaurant, Nevada public health officials said on Friday.

27 Feb 2015

Study on biology of chronic fatigue illness stirs debate

LONDON, Feb 27 - A team of scientists said on Friday they had found "robust evidence" that a condition called Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a biological as opposed to a psychological disorder, but some experts questioned the findings.

27 Feb 2015

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Actavis hormonal contraceptive device wins FDA approval

Feb 27 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a hormonal contraceptive device on Friday that gives American women another reversible contraceptive choice as effective as sterilization.

27 Feb 2015
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