A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled
the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, was
unconstitutional based on its mandate requiring that people buy
health insurance, a decision in a case that could reach the U.S.
China's new home prices rose 0.9
percent in November from a month earlier, slower than a 1.0
percent increase in the previous month, Reuters calculated from
data published on Saturday by the National Bureau of Statistics.
CVS Health Corp
defended on Friday an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department
which allowed it to purchase health insurer Aetna for $69
billion, a settlement that a federal judge is still assessing.