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Mega-merger would bolster Blue Cross in Georgia

...combined company would have "the scale to drive greater efficiency and affordability for our customers," the Wall Street Journal reported.It's expected that Georgia insurance regulators will scrutinize both insurer deals for their potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/mega-merger-would-bolster-
Court decision foreshadows more problems

...victims. While this overall subject has been mentioned by others (see William McGurn's June 30 column in The Wall Street Journal) it bears repeating. THIS IS NOT all. Justice Kennedy, in his majority opinion, stated a need to provide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-26/court-decision-f
Today's box office pales to 'Gone With the Wind'

...dollar amounts sound pretty staggering.But it costs a lot more to go to the movies these days, which is why, The Wall Street Journal reports, if you take the movie box office gross receipts and adjust them for inflation, the numbers aren't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-20/todays-box-office-pales-gone-
Technical difficulties upend service at United Airlines, NYSE and WSJ on bad day for tech

...Then at 11:32 a "technical problem" at the New York Stock Exchange halted trading. In the midst of that, the Wall Street Journal's Web site, WSJ.com, had "technical difficulties" that sent readers to a temporary site while the paper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-08/technical-difficulties-upe
Health insurance merger spree leaves uncertainty for consumers

...biggest insurer, UnitedHealth Group, also has kicked the tires on making an offer to Aetna, according to The Wall Street Journal.The impact on the average consumer can't be boiled down to dollars and cents. Here are some answers to questions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-03/health-insurance-merger-sp
Socialism creeping in

...untold damage to our free-enterprise system. Productive investments are the lowest is 24 years, according to The Wall Street Journal.Income inequality rose by 28 percent during this administration, where truth and transparency are empty words...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-28/socialism-creeping
Dixie Outfitters sees surge in business as Confederate flag controversy continues

...shootings at Emanuel, as he held the flag in white supremacist rants.Barber said he had talked to Time magazine, the Wall Street Journal, CNBC and others Wednesday, explaining his stand that his use of the flag is a defense of personal liberties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-25/dixie-outfitters-sees-surg
Murdoch puts sons in place to lead 21st Century Fox

...and he's widely seen as paying too much with his $5 billion acquisition of Dow Jones and its flagship, The Wall Street Journal. Under pressure from investors, he split the original News Corp. into print and entertainment companies in 2013...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-11/murdoch-puts-sons-place-le
Kirby: California logs most time exercising

...leads the nation, Geor gia leads the South and Wash ing ton, D.C., limps in last.That is according to a Wall Street Journal report last week that cited results from MapMyFitness, a popular workout training app. Running, walking, cycling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-01/kirby-california-logs-most-ti
Can Iran be trusted?

...from acquiring nuclear weapons ? or walk away," U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said in a recent Wall Street Journal guest column. "If he instead commits to a plan that will lead to a nuclear Iran, Congress must stop it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-24/can-iran-be-trusted