Sources say Providence St. Joseph Health is exploring a merger with Ascension Health that would create a U.S. hospital network of unprecedented size.
French baby milk formula maker Lactalis has ordered a global product recall over fears of salmonella contamination. Health authorities in France said 26 infants in the country have become sick since early December.
Tesla Motors unveiled its electric semi truck last month -- and that's the only limited, after-dark glimpse most people have had of the big rig, save for Elon Musk's early customers who scored test drives.
Oil transfer pipes and storage silos which form part of the Abu Dhabi Crude Oil Pipeline, known as Adcop, are seen on the day of pipeline's inauguration at Fujairah port in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates.
SHANGHAI, Dec 11 (Reuters) - China and Hong Kong stocks rose on Monday, aided by strength in consumer and financial shares. ** As of 0422 GMT, the Shanghai Composite index was up 13.23 points or 0.4 percent at 3,303.22.