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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
State’s health insurance co-op predicts profit in 2017lost money every year. It reported a $27 million loss for 2015 in its Annual He
State’s health insurance co-op predicts profit in 2017
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 10 hours ago
lost money every year. It reported a $27 million loss for 2015 in its Annual Health Statement filed with the Connecticut Department of Insurance. The trend nationally has been similar with most co-ops reporting losses. But Lalime said that like... Read more
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The News-Times
State’s health insurance co-op predicts profit in 2017lost money every year. It reported a $27 million loss for 2015 in its Annual He
State’s health insurance co-op predicts profit in 2017
The News-Times / Posted 10 hours ago
lost money every year. It reported a $27 million loss for 2015 in its Annual Health Statement filed with the Connecticut Department of Insurance. The trend nationally has been similar with most co-ops reporting losses. But Lalime said that like... Read more
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KTVB Boise
State seeks guidelines for 3rd party insurance paymentsFund. “Stopping those payments would make my out-of-pocket costs astronomical,
State seeks guidelines for 3rd party insurance payments
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
Fund. “Stopping those payments would make my out-of-pocket costs astronomical,” said Carter. A new proposal by the Idaho Department of Insurance seeks to set new guidelines when it comes to third parties, like the American Kidney Fund, from... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Houston insurance agent sentenced to 20 years in prison for fraudHOUSTON - The Harris County District Attorney’s Office sentenced Celia Castillo
Houston insurance agent sentenced to 20 years in prison for fraud
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
HOUSTON - The Harris County District Attorney’s Office sentenced Celia Castillo to 20 years in prison after a Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) investigation uncovered she scammed almost a dozen elderly clients out of more than $3 million. The TDI... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Investigation: Ohio not tracking insurance death benefitsfrom insurance companies since the national probe was launched, but has made no
Investigation: Ohio not tracking insurance death benefits
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
from insurance companies since the national probe was launched, but has made no effort to identify how much insurers have paid directly to Ohioans. An Ohio Department of Insurance spokesman says department files indicate no notices to beneficiar... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Investigation: Ohio not tracking insurance death benefitsnational probe was launched, but has made no effort to identify how much insure
Investigation: Ohio not tracking insurance death benefits
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted yesterday
national probe was launched, but has made no effort to identify how much insurers have paid directly to Ohioans. An Ohio Department of Insurance spokesman says department files indicate no notices to beneficiaries. Information from: Dayton Daily... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Investigation: Ohio not tracking insurance death benefitsnational probe was launched, but has made no effort to identify how much insure
Investigation: Ohio not tracking insurance death benefits
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
national probe was launched, but has made no effort to identify how much insurers have paid directly to Ohioans. An Ohio Department of Insurance spokesman says department files indicate no notices to beneficiaries. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scamthem regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scam
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
them regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account and no annuities were bought. Texas Department of Insurance investigators say Castillo singled out clients who were older and had no nearby relatives. Her... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scamthem regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scam
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
them regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account and no annuities were bought. Texas Department of Insurance investigators say Castillo singled out clients who were older and had no nearby relatives. Her... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scamthem regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scam
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
them regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account and no annuities were bought. Texas Department of Insurance investigators say Castillo singled out clients who were older and had no nearby relatives. Her... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scamthem regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account
Houston insurance agent takes plea deal in annuity scam
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
them regular annual payments. Instead, the money went to Castillo's own account and no annuities were bought. Texas Department of Insurance investigators say Castillo singled out clients who were older and had no nearby relatives. Her... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Allstate insurance rate hike goes into effectwith state departments of insurance whenever we adjust our rates, and look forw
Allstate insurance rate hike goes into effect
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
with state departments of insurance whenever we adjust our rates, and look forward to a continued dialogue with the Georgia Department of Insurance. As is industry standard, changes in market conditions require that we set rates that are adequate... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Mom, friend grieve after fatal carnival rideby an engineering firm hired by the insurance company working for Playtime Amus
Mom, friend grieve after fatal carnival ride
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
by an engineering firm hired by the insurance company working for Playtime Amusements, said Ben Gonzalez with the Texas Department of Insurance. The department regulates carnival rides. The Sizzler was in compliance with Texas mandates, which... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Allstate insurance rate hike goes into effect Sundaywith state departments of insurance whenever we adjust our rates, and look forw
Allstate insurance rate hike goes into effect Sunday
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
with state departments of insurance whenever we adjust our rates, and look forward to a continued dialogue with the Georgia Department of Insurance. As is industry standard, changes in market conditions require that we set rates that are adequate... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New law allows Mississippi to regulate companies like Ubernew law isn't sitting too well with some Uber drivers mainly because it require
New law allows Mississippi to regulate companies like Uber
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
new law isn't sitting too well with some Uber drivers mainly because it requires drivers to pay for a license from the Department of Insurance. The annual license fee is $5,000 dollars. It also requires drivers to show proof of primary... Read more
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FOX News
Evidence scant California's licensed illegal immigrant drivers getting insuranceinsurance. If licensed illegal immigrants want to buy auto insurance, the stat
Evidence scant California's licensed illegal immigrant drivers getting insurance
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
insurance. If licensed illegal immigrants want to buy auto insurance, the state provides a low-cost option. The California Department of Insurance markets the state-sponsored, Low Cost Auto Insurance Program for low income earners through... Read more
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FOX News
Evidence scant California's licensed illegal immigrant drivers getting insuranceinsurance. If licensed illegal immigrants want to buy auto insurance, the stat
Evidence scant California's licensed illegal immigrant drivers getting insurance
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
insurance. If licensed illegal immigrants want to buy auto insurance, the state provides a low-cost option. The California Department of Insurance markets the state-sponsored, Low Cost Auto Insurance Program for low income earners through... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New law allows Mississippi to regulate companies like Ubernew law isn't sitting too well with some Uber drivers mainly because it require
New law allows Mississippi to regulate companies like Uber
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
new law isn't sitting too well with some Uber drivers mainly because it requires drivers to pay for a license from the Department of Insurance. The annual license fee is $5,000 dollars. It also requires drivers to show proof of primary... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
New law allows Mississippi to regulate companies like Ubernew law isn't sitting too well with some Uber drivers mainly because it require
New law allows Mississippi to regulate companies like Uber
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
new law isn't sitting too well with some Uber drivers mainly because it requires drivers to pay for a license from the Department of Insurance. The annual license fee is $5,000 dollars. It also requires drivers to show proof of primary... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Two years after fire, VFD still closed despite new buildingsigned a new fire protection contract on March 21, 2016. The Office of the Stat
Two years after fire, VFD still closed despite new building
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
signed a new fire protection contract on March 21, 2016. The Office of the State Fire Marshal, which operates under the Department of Insurance, said they were notified of the contract approval on March 23. OSFM officials inspected the fire... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama officials tout agreement expected to bring coastal insurance reliefrebuilt, following a major storm. "People will be getting better coverage," sa
Alabama officials tout agreement expected to bring coastal insurance relief
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
rebuilt, following a major storm. "People will be getting better coverage," said Jim Ridling, commissioner of the Alabama Department of Insurance. "My (concern) is if we have a lot of people on the coast with Actual Cash Value (policies) and high... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Blue Cross parent loses members in individual marketlosses expected in its 2016 ACA business, according to first-quarter financial
Blue Cross parent loses members in individual market
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
losses expected in its 2016 ACA business, according to first-quarter financial statements filed this week with the Illinois Department of Insurance. The downward enrollment trend is significant because HCSC is an industry leader in the public... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Salinas pain doctor arrestedDean Flippo said the investigation -- conducted jointly by the Monterey County
Salinas pain doctor arrested
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 7 days ago
Dean Flippo said the investigation -- conducted jointly by the Monterey County District Attorney's Office, the California Department of Insurance, and the California Medical Board -- took about two years to complete. "Multi-faceted insurance... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Communities need to look into public storm shelters, insurance commissioner saysWHOLE ANTICIPATE. IT IS AN ADD-ON COVERAGE NOT INSTITUTION. ERIELLE: YOU HAVE A
Communities need to look into public storm shelters, insurance commissioner says
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 8 days ago
WHOLE ANTICIPATE. IT IS AN ADD-ON COVERAGE NOT INSTITUTION. ERIELLE: YOU HAVE A UNIQUE VENUE QUESTIONS. >> ONE 800, 522, 0071. ARE STANDING BY RIGHT HOW AT THE DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE TO CONTINUE TO ASK THESE QUESTIONS. WE CAN MEET IN PERSON WHER... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Couple Contacts NBC 5 Responds with Balance Billing Issuebalance of $1,135 dollars for each. Jeff said he was told there was no in-netw
Couple Contacts NBC 5 Responds with Balance Billing Issue
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
balance of $1,135 dollars for each. Jeff said he was told there was no in-network ambulance at the time of care. The Texas Department of Insurance told us BCBS does not have ambulance providers in their provider lists for 2015. But Blue Cross Blue... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obamacare insurers dwindle as Humana, UnitedHealthcare exit ArizonaOnly one health insurer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, has filed paperwork
Obamacare insurers dwindle as Humana, UnitedHealthcare exit Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
Only one health insurer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, has filed paperwork with federal regulators and the state Department of Insurance to sell Affordable Care Act plans in every county of the state next year. The Department of Insurance said... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Local lawmakers sponsor bills on education, refugeesboard after that debt is completely paid off. The bottom line, McGrady said, i
Local lawmakers sponsor bills on education, refugees
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
board after that debt is completely paid off. The bottom line, McGrady said, is that the plan review will be done by the Department of Insurance rather than DPI, and there is no need for the State Board of Community Colleges to approve the land... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Walton County Deputy Chief turns in resignation, will run for Franklin County Sheriffhas held many posts in his law enforcement career and previously worked for the
Walton County Deputy Chief turns in resignation, will run for Franklin County Sheriff
WJHG Panama City / Posted 10 days ago
has held many posts in his law enforcement career and previously worked for the Leon County Sheriff's Office, The Florida Department of Insurance, Division of State Fire Marshal, Tallahassee, The Florida Department of Business and Professional... Read more
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First Coast News
I owe how much? Surprise medical bills a growing headache for consumersbills: This January, Ohioans gained more protection from surprise medical bill
I owe how much? Surprise medical bills a growing headache for consumers
First Coast News / Posted 10 days ago
bills: This January, Ohioans gained more protection from surprise medical bills. The rule, put in place by the Ohio Department of Insurance, requires health insurance companies to update their directories of health care providers at least... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Walton County Deputy Chief resigns, will run for Franklin County Sheriffhas held many posts in his law enforcement career and previously worked for the
Walton County Deputy Chief resigns, will run for Franklin County Sheriff
WJHG Panama City / Posted 10 days ago
has held many posts in his law enforcement career and previously worked for the Leon County Sheriff's Office, The Florida Department of Insurance, Division of State Fire Marshal, Tallahassee, The Florida Department of Business and Professional... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Investigation: 41% of Georgians report surprise medical billsCombine that with the shift to high deductible plans and more people are giving
Investigation: 41% of Georgians report surprise medical bills
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
Combine that with the shift to high deductible plans and more people are giving these statements a close look. Georgia’s Department of Insurance recommends patients researching an upcoming procedure take a photo of their directory, showing that... Read more
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The Advocate
Three health insurers to offer Obamacare coverage in 2017insurers submitted rate filings for plans to be offered through the federal mar
Three health insurers to offer Obamacare coverage in 2017
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
insurers submitted rate filings for plans to be offered through the federal marketplace in 2017, according to the state Department of Insurance. Health plans will be offered through Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana; Humana Health Benefit... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
State Finds Mentally Ill Improperly Denied Coverage for Treatmentand in 2013 levied a $4 million penalty against Kaiser Foundation Health Plan.
State Finds Mentally Ill Improperly Denied Coverage for Treatment
NBC Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
and in 2013 levied a $4 million penalty against Kaiser Foundation Health Plan. While DMHC regulates health plans, the Department of Insurance regulates health insurers in the state. Insurance commissioner Dave Jones says the department is... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESand other health insurance services to people covered by Medicare and their car
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
and other health insurance services to people covered by Medicare and their caregivers. OSHIIP is a service of the Ohio Department of Insurance. A representative will discuss and answer questions about Medicare coverage, Medicare Advantage... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Davidson County man accused of insurance fraudA Lexington has been arrested and charged with insurance fraud, according to a
Davidson County man accused of insurance fraud
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
A Lexington has been arrested and charged with insurance fraud, according to a press release from the N.C. Department of Insurance. Department of Insurance criminal investigators accuse Marcus Deshaun McClelland, 36, of 605 Kildee Drive, of claiming... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Buyer Beware: Surprise medical bills a burden for patientsyour insurance, everybody in the facility has to abide by that contract,’” Park
Buyer Beware: Surprise medical bills a burden for patients
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 12 days ago
your insurance, everybody in the facility has to abide by that contract,’” Parker said. “It only makes sense.” The Texas Department of Insurance offers help to consumers with insurance billing problems. Since 2012, they have helped return more... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESand other health insurance services to people covered by Medicare and their car
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 12 days ago
and other health insurance services to people covered by Medicare and their caregivers. OSHIIP is a service of the Ohio Department of Insurance. A representative will discuss and answer questions about Medicare coverage, Medicare Advantage... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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The Times Leader
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
‘Medigap’ insurance covers what Medicare doesn’tof supplemental plans. Or call the Texas Health Information Counseling and Advo
‘Medigap’ insurance covers what Medicare doesn’t
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
of supplemental plans. Or call the Texas Health Information Counseling and Advocacy Program at 1-800-252-9240 or the Texas Department of Insurance at 1-800-252-3439. Then, do some research on the insurers that interest you. Besides comparing... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
ATF: Blaze in West ‘a criminal act’session at the time,” the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Blaze in West ‘a criminal act’
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
session at the time,” the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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The Marietta Times
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Officials: Fertilizer plant explosion a 'criminal act'loss of life had the school been in session at the time," the report noted. Tha
Officials: Fertilizer plant explosion a 'criminal act'
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 12 days ago
loss of life had the school been in session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 12 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time,” the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
Savannah Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
session at the time,” the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 13 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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Deseret News
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
WGEM Quincy / Posted 13 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plantsession at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 millio
ATF: Intentional fire caused fatal blast at Texas plant
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 13 days ago
session at the time," the report noted. That explosion caused about $100 million in property damage, according to the Texas Department of Insurance, and insurance-related losses were approximately $230 million. After the blast, a West paramedic was... Read more
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