Procter & Gamble pays $4.2 bln for unit of Germany's Merck

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German pharmaceutical and chemical company Merck says it has agreed to sell its global consumer health business to Procter & Gamble for 3.4 billion euros ($4.2 billion) in cash.

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Man convicted of killing Ohio student gets death sentence

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted nearly three decades ago of abducting a woman riding her bicycle was sentenced to death Wednesday in the 2016 abduction and killing of a college student who was bicycling alone near her home.

  • Written by By JOHN SEEWER , Associated Press