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San Antonio Express-News
Will Anthem Raise Its Dividend in 2016?Since instituting a dividend in 2011, health benefits company Anthem has consis
Will Anthem Raise Its Dividend in 2016?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
Since instituting a dividend in 2011, health benefits company Anthem has consistently increased its payout once annually in the first quarter. Now, at $0.625 per quarter, the dividend is more than double that initial $0.25 quarterly payout.. The key... Read more
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USA Today
Narrow marketplace plans in Texas pose problems for autistic childrenAUSTIN, Texas -- When Jennifer Nechetsky Maupin’s son was diagnosed with autism
Narrow marketplace plans in Texas pose problems for autistic children
USA Today / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas -- When Jennifer Nechetsky Maupin’s son was diagnosed with autism in May 2014, she and her husband quickly started looking into early intervention therapies for him. Their employers’ insurance plans offered limited coverage, so for... Read more
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Computer Weekly
Jive aims to 'program' best practice into businessJive Software is aiming to ''program in' best practice into business -- the fir
Jive aims to 'program' best practice into business
Computer Weekly / Posted yesterday
Jive Software is aiming to ''program in' best practice into business -- the firm has released new packaged solutions for key industries and groups. New products include: Jive for Healthcare Collaboration, Jive for Employee Engagement and Jive for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week aheadA daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be gra
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week ahead
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead. China markets closed all week for a holiday Monday February 8 Japan releases current account surplus. India releases... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
U.S. judge strikes down Hardin County right-to-work law A federal judge in Louisville has ruled that counties don’t have the power to
U.S. judge strikes down Hardin County right-to-work law
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
A federal judge in Louisville has ruled that counties don’t have the power to pass “right-to-work” laws prohibiting businesses from... Read more
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MedCity News
In ACA backlash, some large insurers induce brokers to avoid high-cost membersStung by losses under the federal health law, major insurers are seeking to sha
In ACA backlash, some large insurers induce brokers to avoid high-cost members
MedCity News / Posted 3 days ago
Stung by losses under the federal health law, major insurers are seeking to sharply limit how policies are sold to individuals in ways that consumer advocates say seem to discriminate against the sickest and could hold down future enrollment. In... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Vickie Yates Brown Glisson remains U of L Foundation employee while leading state health cabinet Vickie Yates Brown Glisson (U of L photo) Vickie Yates...
Vickie Yates Brown Glisson remains U of L Foundation employee while leading state health cabinet
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
Vickie Yates Brown Glisson (U of L photo) Vickie Yates... Read more
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redOrbit
Early humans frequently dined on tortoises, roasted them in-shell, study findsFebruary 2, 2016 by Brett Smith The tortoise may be able to best a hare, but
Early humans frequently dined on tortoises, roasted them in-shell, study finds
redOrbit / Posted 4 days ago
February 2, 2016 by Brett Smith The tortoise may be able to best a hare, but the slow-moving reptiles were apparently no match for a hungry prehistoric human. A new... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Developers plan Homewood Suites hotel in downtown Louisville Rendering of Homewood Suites planned at 7th and Market streets in downtown Lo
Developers plan Homewood Suites hotel in downtown Louisville
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
Rendering of Homewood Suites planned at 7th and Market streets in downtown Louisville Local investors plan to break ground this... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why health juggernaut Aetna is a 'must-buy' nowThe company is also in its last stages of acquiring health insurance company Hu
Why health juggernaut Aetna is a 'must-buy' now
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 days ago
The company is also in its last stages of acquiring health insurance company Humana and has already forecasted the acquisition will push its EPS to $11 by 2018. Analysts project an EPS growth of 3%-to-10% for the December 2016, 2017 years. Over the... Read more
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Morningstar
Wall Street Set For A Struggle To Recover From Oil-driven PlungeLater in day, a report on the labor market in January and data on the services
Wall Street Set For A Struggle To Recover From Oil-driven Plunge
Morningstar / Posted 4 days ago
Later in day, a report on the labor market in January and data on the services sector will also be watched for hints to the strength of the U.S. economy. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 10 points, or 0.1% to 16,081, while those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Aetna Crushes Q4 EPS EstimatesWhat happened?Aetna is the latest big insurance company to report its Q4 and fi
Aetna Crushes Q4 EPS Estimates
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
What happened?Aetna is the latest big insurance company to report its Q4 and fiscal year 2015. For the quarter, revenue totaled slightly over $15 billion, a 2% improvement over the same period the previous year. Net income was much higher, by 38% to... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
WAVE 3 News Editorial – February 2, 2016: Managing the BudgetLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Money certainly impacts everyone in some form and this
WAVE 3 News Editorial – February 2, 2016: Managing the Budget
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Money certainly impacts everyone in some form and this past week it dominated dialogue. It was very encouraging to hear Aetna's chief executive Mark Bertoloni say up to 10,000 people at Humana in Louisville should receive... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Passport Health Plan, Evolent deal could mean hundreds of Louisville jobs Frank Williams, CEO of Evolent Health Passport Health Plan, the nonprofit th
Passport Health Plan, Evolent deal could mean hundreds of Louisville jobs
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
Frank Williams, CEO of Evolent Health Passport Health Plan, the nonprofit that provides Medicaid... Read more
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Science Daily
Turtle soup, perchance? Prehistoric humans had a penchant for tortoises: New discovery at excavation of Qesem Cave reveals tortoises played a supplementary role in the diets of early humans 400,000 years agoAccording to a new discovery at Qesem Cave near Tel Aviv, the site of many majo
Turtle soup, perchance? Prehistoric humans had a penchant for tortoises: New discovery at excavation of Qesem Cave reveals tortoises played a supplementary role in the diets of early humans 400,000 years ago
Science Daily / Posted 5 days ago
According to a new discovery at Qesem Cave near Tel Aviv, the site of many major findings from the late Lower Paleolithic period, they are not alone in their penchant for tortoise. Tel Aviv University researchers, in collaboration with scholars from... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Aetna (AET) Stock Soars Ahead of Monday’s Earnings ResultsAnalysts are expecting Aetna to post a slight decline in its earnings per share
Aetna (AET) Stock Soars Ahead of Monday’s Earnings Results
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 days ago
Analysts are expecting Aetna to post a slight decline in its earnings per share year over year. Revenue, however, is expected to rise slightly for the most recent quarter. Thomson Reuters analysts have forecast for earnings of $1.21 per share on... Read more
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International Business Times
Roasted tortoise was favoured food of Palaeolithic people who occupied Qesem Cave in Tel Aviv Roast tortoise was on the menu for early humans living at a 400,000-year-old si
Roasted tortoise was favoured food of Palaeolithic people who occupied Qesem Cave in Tel Aviv
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Roast tortoise was on the menu for early humans living at a 400,000-year-old site near Tel Aviv, Israel, archaeologists have discovered. Researchers found evidence that turtle formed a staple part of the diets of Palaeolithic people living at the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Aetna Looking to Headquarter Humana in Louisville, KentuckyAetna isn’t going anywhere and will remain headquartered here in Hartford, but
Aetna Looking to Headquarter Humana in Louisville, Kentucky
NBC Connecticut / Posted 5 days ago
Aetna isn’t going anywhere and will remain headquartered here in Hartford, but the company's CEO said the insurance company is looking to make commitment to Louisville, Kentucky, according to the Hartford Courant. This is related to the company’s... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Aetna Says Kentucky Is Only Area Where It's Made A Real Estate CommitmentHARTFORD — Fears that another major employer will send jobs out of state are sp
Aetna Says Kentucky Is Only Area Where It's Made A Real Estate Commitment
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
HARTFORD — Fears that another major employer will send jobs out of state are sparking debate over Connecticut's tax and spending policies just days before the legislature begins its annual session. The pledge by the chief executive of Aetna Inc.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Turtle soup, perchance? Prehistoric man had a penchant for tortoisesCut marks on tortoise bone from Qesem Cave. Courtesy Prof. Ran Barkai Grilled,
Turtle soup, perchance? Prehistoric man had a penchant for tortoises
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Cut marks on tortoise bone from Qesem Cave. Courtesy Prof. Ran Barkai Grilled, boiled or salted? Turtles, or tortoises, are rarely consumed today, but a select few cultures, primarily those in East Asia, still consider turtle soup, made from the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Glen Ellyn grandmother training to walk her 17th marathonGlen Ellyn resident Vaughan Nesslar remembers seeing the participants in the fi
Glen Ellyn grandmother training to walk her 17th marathon
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Glen Ellyn resident Vaughan Nesslar remembers seeing the participants in the first Walt Disney World Marathon finishing the race near Orlando, Florida, and thinking they must be out of their minds. A 26.2-mile race! Little did Nesslar know that at... Read more
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Business Insurance
Aetna profit up despite public health exchange lossesAetna Inc. said Monday that its public health insurance exchange business remai
Aetna profit up despite public health exchange losses
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
Aetna Inc. said Monday that its public health insurance exchange business remained unprofitable in 2015 despite narrowing its losses and, for its overall business, improving its underwriting margins. Despite its exchange business losses, Aetna... Read more
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Business Insurance
Aetna profit up despite public health exchange lossesAetna Inc. said Monday that its public health insurance exchange business remai
Aetna profit up despite public health exchange losses
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
Aetna Inc. said Monday that its public health insurance exchange business remained unprofitable in 2015 despite narrowing its losses and, for its overall business, improving its underwriting margins. Despite its exchange business losses, Aetna... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Evolent Health plans Louisville office with 600 high-paying jobsLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A fast-growing healthcare consulting company called E
Evolent Health plans Louisville office with 600 high-paying jobs
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A fast-growing healthcare consulting company called Evolent Health will open a Louisville office and create more than 600 high-paying professional jobs, Mayor Greg Fischer is expected to announce on Tuesday. The Arlington,... Read more
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Business Insurance
The health insurance industry's identity crisisAs lawmakers and policy groups debated the mechanics of what would become the A
The health insurance industry's identity crisis
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
As lawmakers and policy groups debated the mechanics of what would become the Affordable Care Act, health insurers saw the writing on the wall. The public viewed as intolerable insurance strategies that denied coverage to people with pre-existing... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Aetna CEO: Serious Concerns about ObamacareMark Bertolini said during an earnings call that the enforcement of the special
Aetna CEO: Serious Concerns about Obamacare
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
Mark Bertolini said during an earnings call that the enforcement of the special enrollment period is creating problems, and called the changes that the government recently announced to tighten up those rules "necessary but not sufficient." He said... Read more
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Business Insurance
The health insurance industry's identity crisisAs lawmakers and policy groups debated the mechanics of what would become the A
The health insurance industry's identity crisis
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
As lawmakers and policy groups debated the mechanics of what would become the Affordable Care Act, health insurers saw the writing on the wall. The public viewed as intolerable insurance strategies that denied coverage to people with pre-existing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aetna says individual exchange business improved; shares gainREUTERS: Health insurer Aetna Inc, which is in the process of buying smaller ri
Aetna says individual exchange business improved; shares gain
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
REUTERS: Health insurer Aetna Inc, which is in the process of buying smaller rival Humana Inc, said on Monday its Obamacare insurance business improved at the end of year, providing a stronger starting point for 2016. Aetna said its individual... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Aetna tops 4Q expectations, but 2016 outlook falls shortAetna wrapped up 2015 with a 38-percent surge in fourth quarter earnings but ch
Aetna tops 4Q expectations, but 2016 outlook falls short
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Aetna wrapped up 2015 with a 38-percent surge in fourth quarter earnings but chased that better-than-expected performance with 2016 guidance that misses Wall Street forecasts.The nation's third largest health insurer said Monday it expects adjusted... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Aetna tops 4Q expectations as 2016 outlook falls shortAetna wrapped up 2015 with a 38-percent surge in fourth quarter earnings but ch
Aetna tops 4Q expectations as 2016 outlook falls short
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
Aetna wrapped up 2015 with a 38-percent surge in fourth quarter earnings but chased that better-than-expected performance with 2016 guidance that misses Wall Street forecasts. The nation’s third largest health insurer said Monday it expects adjusted... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aetna profit beats on strength in government businessREUTERS: Health insurer Aetna Inc, which is in the process of buying smaller ri
Aetna profit beats on strength in government business
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
REUTERS: Health insurer Aetna Inc, which is in the process of buying smaller rival Humana Inc, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on strong performance in its government business that sells Medicare and Medicaid plans. The company also... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Aetna 4Q Earnings UpHARTFORD -- Aetna Inc.'s profits grew 38 percent in the last three months of 20
Aetna 4Q Earnings Up
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD -- Aetna Inc.'s profits grew 38 percent in the last three months of 2015 as compared with the same period a year ago, as the proportion of premiums spent on medical claims fell in both commercial and government products, such as Medicare... Read more
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Market Watch
Aetna profit climbs 38% as costs fallAetna Inc. reported its profit leapt 38% in the final quarter of the year as a
Aetna profit climbs 38% as costs fall
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Aetna Inc. reported its profit leapt 38% in the final quarter of the year as a key measure of the company's medical costs fell, but gave tepid guidance for the current year. "Our government business saw strong growth in membership and premiums, as... Read more
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FOX Business
Aetna Profit Jumps More Than Forecast In Fourth QuarterHealthcare insurance company Aetna Inc. on Monday reported better-than-expected
Aetna Profit Jumps More Than Forecast In Fourth Quarter
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Healthcare insurance company Aetna Inc. on Monday reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings, partly thanks to higher underwriting margins and higher fees. Net profit for the quarter jumped 38% to $320.8 million, or 91 cents a share, from... Read more
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FOX Business
Aetna's 4Q Profit RisesHealth insurer Aetna, which is in the process of buying smaller rival Humana In
Aetna's 4Q Profit Rises
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Health insurer Aetna, which is in the process of buying smaller rival Humana Inc, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on strong performance in its government business that sells Medicare and Medicaid plans. The company also said it had... Read more
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FOX Business
Aetna's 4Q Profit RisesHealth insurer Aetna, which is in the process of buying smaller rival Humana In
Aetna's 4Q Profit Rises
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Health insurer Aetna, which is in the process of buying smaller rival Humana Inc, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on strong performance in its government business that sells Medicare and Medicaid plans. Continue Reading Below The... Read more
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FOX Business
Aetna Profit Jumps More Than Forecast In Fourth QuarterHealthcare insurance company Aetna Inc. on Monday reported better-than-expected
Aetna Profit Jumps More Than Forecast In Fourth Quarter
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Healthcare insurance company Aetna Inc. on Monday reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings, partly thanks to higher underwriting margins and higher fees. Net profit for the quarter jumped 38% to $320.8 million, or 91 cents a share, from... Read more
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Market Watch
Aetna profit jumps more than forecast in fourth quarterHealthcare insurance company Aetna Inc. AET, +3.09% on Monday reported better-t
Aetna profit jumps more than forecast in fourth quarter
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Healthcare insurance company Aetna Inc. AET, +3.09% on Monday reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings, partly thanks to higher underwriting margins and higher fees. Net profit for the quarter jumped 38% to $320.8 million, or 91 cents a... Read more
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Business Wire
Aetna Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2015 ResultsHARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aetna (NYSE: AET) announced fourth-quarter 20
Aetna Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Results
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aetna (NYSE: AET) announced fourth-quarter 2015 operating earnings (1) of $482.1 million, or $1.37 per share, a per-share increase of 12 percent over the fourth quarter of 2014. Full-year 2015 operating earnings were... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
FedMed gains access to Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring tests and serviceTrovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV), a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics,
FedMed gains access to Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring tests and service
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV), a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with FedMed, Inc. (FedMed) establishing health benefit access to Trovagene's full line of Precision Cancer... Read more
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Vavel
Pablo Marini: "Estoy muy conforme y agradecido con el plantel"31-01-2016 El técnico del Puebla reconoció a su equipo por el esfuerzo y el fut
Pablo Marini: "Estoy muy conforme y agradecido con el plantel"
Vavel / Posted 7 days ago
31-01-2016 El técnico del Puebla reconoció a su equipo por el esfuerzo y el futbol que les permitió salir de 'La Bombonera' con un punto en la bolsa. El Puebla de Marini registra 5 puntos... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Will losses sink Obamacare co-op?With a $50 million net loss heading into last fall's enrollment period for Obam
Will losses sink Obamacare co-op?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
With a $50 million net loss heading into last fall's enrollment period for Obamacare, it wouldn't be surprising if Land of Lincoln Health experienced the same fate as peers that have folded across the country in the past year. The Chicago-based... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Aetna CEO Says Louisville 'Most Important Part' of New CompanyAs federal regulators consider the mega-merger of Aetna and Humana, Aetna CEO a
Aetna CEO Says Louisville 'Most Important Part' of New Company
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
As federal regulators consider the mega-merger of Aetna and Humana, Aetna CEO and Chairman Mark Bertolini assured business leaders in Louisville this week that their city will be at the heart of the new company. "Aetna will be looking at all of its... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Health insurance rates under ObamaCare likely to jump higher again next yearTennCare Director J.D. Hickey answers questions about TennCare cuts during a pr
Health insurance rates under ObamaCare likely to jump higher again next year
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
TennCare Director J.D. Hickey answers questions about TennCare cuts during a press conference at the Capitol Building on Monday. Tennessee's biggest health insurer is preparing to ask for additional rate increases next year comparable to the 36.3... Read more
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Kenosha News
Szymaszek to lead Johnson InsuranceJoanne Szymaszek has been named president of Johnson Insurance Services. Szyma
Szymaszek to lead Johnson Insurance
Kenosha News / Posted 10 days ago
Joanne Szymaszek has been named president of Johnson Insurance Services. Szymaszek’s industry experience spans three decades, having spent more than 14 years at Humana Inc. She most recently served as market leader for the health insurer’s... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Kentucky Wired broadband project faces financial shortfall, Bevin administration says Kentucky Wired broadband map Kentucky Wired, the ambitious statewide...
Kentucky Wired broadband project faces financial shortfall, Bevin administration says
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
Kentucky Wired broadband map Kentucky Wired, the ambitious statewide... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Consumers caught in the middle of insurers, hospital payment disputesSome Chicago area consumers were surprised to learn this month that insurance c
Consumers caught in the middle of insurers, hospital payment disputes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Some Chicago area consumers were surprised to learn this month that insurance companies can at any time limit their access to doctors and hospitals in health plans. Land of Lincoln Health announced last week on its website that it will drop the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Texas man arrested for confiscating daughter's cell phoneLMPD: Woman shoots man attempting to rob herLMPD: Woman shoots man attempting t
Texas man arrested for confiscating daughter's cell phone
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
LMPD: Woman shoots man attempting to rob herLMPD: Woman shoots man attempting to rob her Louisville Metro Police spokesperson Alicia Smiley said a woman was getting into her car at Fifth and Liberty when a man, who appeared to have a weapon,... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Clark Co. officials hoping to provide substance abuse treatment for eligible felony offendersLMPD: Woman shoots man attempting to rob herLMPD: Woman shoots man attempting t
Clark Co. officials hoping to provide substance abuse treatment for eligible felony offenders
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
LMPD: Woman shoots man attempting to rob herLMPD: Woman shoots man attempting to rob her Louisville Metro Police spokesperson Alicia Smiley said a woman was getting into her car at Fifth and Liberty when a man, who appeared to have a weapon,... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Bowler students raising funds for Red CrossStudents at Bowler Elementary are taking steps to benefit the American Red Cros
Bowler students raising funds for Red Cross
The Shawano Leader / Posted 10 days ago
Students at Bowler Elementary are taking steps to benefit the American Red Cross through a friendly competition. Grades are competing in a Change War, which began Jan. 8 and continues through Feb. 8. The event is being coordinated by the school’s Cub... Read more
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