With Boston out, can L.A. revive a US Olympic bid?

...state. There was no firm plan for a media center, considered one of the biggest projects at any games. Even though complex insurance policies were in place, claims that the public wouldn't be on the hook for the multibillion-dollar sports event never...
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My Turn: Medicaid expansion is a good thing

...small business owner, I have had to purchase my own health insurance most of my adult life. Before the passage of the Affordable...with huge deductibles. I know what it's like to not have insurance and not be able to go to a doctor when you think you need...
Pot legal, but finances remain in black market

...laundering."The biggest snag is federal insurance, which puts banks and credit unions...are insured with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., which was created by U.S...could be engineered by foregoing federal insurance, said Emmett. Without federal insurance...
Today In Sports History for July 24 and July 25

...while playing for the Phoenix Mercury.2009 - Ron Hornaday Jr. holds off a late challenge from Mike Skinner to win the AAA Insurance 200, making him the first driver in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series to win four consecutive races.2010 - Fourteen-year-old...
SEARHC offers marketplace information sessions

...people with questions about marketplace insurance under the Affordable Care Act from July...individuals may be eligible to obtain insurance during a "special enrollment" period...qualifying changes include losing your insurance, being denied Medicaid or recently relocating...
Bartlett, SEARHC optimistic about Medicaid expansion's effects

...about half of those people sign up for insurance through the program, Jim Strader's bottom line. When people without insurance have a medical problem, they often turn...young adults skipping out on health insurance."Medicaid expansion is going to cover...
Hoonah, Skagway, Haines among mobile mammography van visits

...tests and cardiovascular screenings for all women ages 30 to 64, and mammograms for women age 40 to 64 who meet income and insurance guidelines.For more information contact your local clinic, call the SEARHC WISEWOMAN Women's Health Program in Sitka...
Probe: Bogus enrollees kept getting 'Obamacare'

...even bigger taxpayer subsidies for their insurance premiums, a congressional probe has...of individual enrollees. But health insurance is a valuable product in and of itself...GAO to improve safeguards for health insurance sign-ups. It noted that the online...
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Wal-Mart accused of same-sex bias in class-action lawsuit

...Wal-Mart repeatedly denied medical insurance for her wife before 2014, when the retail...Wal-Mart employees who weren't offered insurance for their same-sex spouses. It asks...denied benefits before Wal-Mart offered insurance for same-sex spouses in 2014."Wal-Mart's...
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Volunteers build new homes for Sockeye Fire victims

...the homeowner."Most of them are not uninsured because they just didn't have insurance, they are uninsured because insurance companies denied them insurance or they just couldn't afford it," Fee said.Fee said the project has also received...


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