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Boots to close 200 stores in UK

Boots has announced plans to close 200 stores in the United Kingdom, making it the latest big retailer to take the knife to costs.

Changes go in effect for filling prescriptions for painkillers

New rule says patients need paper prescription for each refill

Under new Drug Enforcement Agency rules, every time a patient refills a painkiller prescription containing hydrocodone, like Vicodin, they will have to go back to their doctor to get a written prescription.

Armed pharmacy robber tries to get away on bike

Police: Man demands medication, threatens staff with knife

An Evansville man robbed a pharmacy and tried to get away on a bicycle Monday morning, according to a release from Mount Horeb police.