- Conn. agency head: decision near on marijuana firm Updated: Mar-06-14 5:28 pm
- Mass. summit aimed at protecting customer data Updated: Mar-04-14 2:19 am
- Sands: Some customer data stolen by hackers Updated: Feb-28-14 7:10 pm
- Cuomo proposing out-of-network health coverage Updated: Feb-27-14 5:48 pm
- Feds file suit against for-profit college chain Updated: Feb-26-14 3:54 pm
- Minn. lawmakers object to data-breach bill Updated: Feb-25-14 9:41 pm
- Highmark looks to expand into northeastern Pa. Updated: Feb-18-14 8:17 pm
- Texas cities find loophole in health training rule Updated: Feb-17-14 1:46 pm
- Pa. prosecutor eyes gas royalty check complaints Updated: Feb-15-14 3:56 pm
- New billing standards to help patients with debt Updated: Feb-13-14 3:15 pm
- GAO recommends changes for student debit cards Updated: Feb-13-14 3:14 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut's consumer protection commissioner said Thursday he remains confident in how his agency has vetted the state's newly selected medical marijuana producers, despite recently learning an employee at one firm had previously lost his license to run a marijuana facility in Colorado.
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority will host a summit on customer data theft prevention to discuss trends affecting the efforts of businesses to protect the credit cards and data of their customers.
LAS VEGAS - Computer hackers stole the personal information of tens of thousands of Las Vegas Sands customers during a data breach earlier this month, the casino company said Friday.
ALBANY, New York - The Cuomo administration has proposed extending out-of-network coverage requirements for emergencies and specialists to all health insurers in New York in what it says is an effort to protect consumers from big surprise medical bills.
WASHINGTON - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed suit Wednesday against a large, for-profit college chain alleging that it pushed students into high-cost private student loans knowing they would likely end in default.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Objections to a bill that would expand the victim-notification process after a retail or wholesale business data breach were strident and frequent during a hearing Tuesday afternoon of the Minnesota House commerce committee.
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania's health insurance giant, Highmark, says it hopes to grow by adding Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania and the 13 counties it covers at a time the health care industry is consolidating and adjusting to the 2010 federal health care law.
HOUSTON - The Houston Health Department likely won't have to pay for additional training for most of the "navigators" who are helping city residents enroll in the new federal health insurance marketplace. All it needs to do is tweak their title.
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Following a request by a state senator from northern Pennsylvania, state Attorney General Kathleen Kane is reviewing whether her office has jurisdiction to investigate complaints into the costs that natural gas exploration giant Chesapeake Energy Corp. deducts before it pays royalties to the owners of land where it drills.
The last thing anyone wants to deal with after a serious illness or injury is a mountain of debt and repeated calls from bill collectors. Yet that's the scenario in which many patients find themselves.
WASHINGTON - Small fees add up for college students using college-issued debit and prepaid cards, which are often used to draw financial aid, and congressional investigators on Thursday urged greater oversight of their use.