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Saturday, July 25, 2015 – 09:00 a.m.

Really! Another larges-scale merger, this time in the healthcare industry, and it’s supposed to be a good thing.

This time it’s Anthem Blue Cross buying Cigna. If approved, the combination would surpass Kaiser Permanente in size as the largest in California.

The purchase still must obtain regulatory approval. But it’s doubtful this is good for consumers.

To read an expanded story in the Los Angeles Times, click here.