- More Michigan residents sign up for health plans Updated: Mar-11-14 7:02 pm
- NC health insurance sign-ups higher than predicted Updated: Mar-11-14 4:17 pm
- Tool to compare health plans tested with consumers Updated: Mar-07-14 12:40 pm
- State Farm raises Illinois insurance rates Updated: Mar-07-14 7:31 am
- LI man pleads guilty to theft of $1M Updated: Mar-06-14 7:28 am
- 2-year extension offered for canceled health plans Updated: Mar-05-14 6:28 pm
- 2 years later, Congress poised to undo flood law Updated: Mar-05-14 3:31 am
- Health care agency passes $1 trillion milestone Updated: Mar-04-14 5:37 pm
- Sandy victims seek Christie counsel at town hall Updated: Mar-04-14 3:42 pm
- Big or small, spending-cut efforts hit roadblocks Updated: Mar-03-14 3:54 am
- Correction: Republicans-Health Care story Updated: Mar-02-14 11:43 am
- Home health cuts to hit harder in rural Oregon Updated: Feb-28-14 7:04 pm
- JPMorgan Chase class-action settlement is approved Updated: Feb-28-14 5:07 pm
- Health insurer reaches milestone ahead of schedule Updated: Feb-25-14 6:52 pm
- Rural Kan. hospitals fear re-designation proposal Updated: Feb-23-14 6:44 pm
- Poor Floridians fall into Medical expansion gap Updated: Feb-23-14 2:02 pm
- Cuts may be in store for Medicare Advantage plans Updated: Feb-21-14 6:56 pm
- Car insurance plan has premium cut, medical cap Updated: Feb-20-14 8:16 pm
- Homeowners in flood zones fear insurance spike Updated: Feb-20-14 1:56 pm
- Seattle man to change plea in Medicare fraud case Updated: Feb-20-14 12:58 pm
- Price gouging reported for Ga. tree removal Updated: Feb-20-14 4:34 am
- August hearing for NC home insurance increase Updated: Feb-19-14 4:07 pm
- Jindal asks Congress to stop flood insurance hikes Updated: Feb-19-14 12:58 pm
- W.Va state senator introduces flood insurance bill Updated: Feb-17-14 4:04 pm
- House to vote to ease flood insurance rate hikes Updated: Feb-13-14 7:57 am
DETROIT - About 145,000 Michigan residents have selected private insurance plans under the federal health care law, according to figures released Tuesday by President Barack Obama's administration.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina health insurance consumers continued to enroll at a steady clip for private coverage sold on a federally run marketplace, a new report released Tuesday said.
CHICAGO - A website that offers Illinois consumers more information about insurance costs could help address widespread confusion about choosing a plan on the government sites that are a cornerstone of President Barack Obama's health care law.
BLOOMINGTON, Illinois - Several years of severe weather is costing Illinois homeowners more for insurance through one major carrier.
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, New York - A 55-year-old man has admitted stealing at total of $1 million from a Long Island couple, two insurance companies and the state labor department.
WASHINGTON - Warding off the specter of election-year health insurance cancellations, the Obama administration Wednesday announced a two-year extension for individual policies that don't meet requirements of the new health care law.
WASHINGTON - Less than two years after Congress approved a landmark bill to overhaul the federal flood insurance program, lawmakers are poised to undo many of the changes after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp increases in premiums.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's budget pushes the Health and Human Services budget over $1 trillion for the first time, reflecting an aging population adding to the Medicare rolls, as well as expanded coverage for younger people through the new health law.
TOMS RIVER, New Jersey - At the latest in a series of town halls, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie heard Tuesday from people who are still kept from their homes 16 months after being driven out by Superstorm Sandy and others frustrated with the pace and expense of storm recovery.
WASHINGTON - The budget gurus in Congress have failed for years to find a grand bargain to reduce the government's long-term debt, so this year they decided to go small. Just 1 percentage point would be shaved from the annual cost-of-living increase in military pensions for veterans under age 62.
WASHINGTON - In a story Feb. 28 about health care, The Associated Press incorrectly identified Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers as vice chairman of the Republican Conference. She is the chairman of the conference.
BEND, Oregon - Advocates for the home health care industry say the 14 percent cut in Medicare payments it will see over the next four years is unprecedented and could result in a loss of services for thousands of homebound seniors and disabled individuals in Oregon.
ALBANY, New York - A federal judge approved a settlement Friday of a class-action lawsuit against JPMorgan Chase for its force-placed insurance practices, an agreement that could pay more than $300 million to about 750,000 mortgage borrowers.
DES MOINES, Iowa - A West Des Moines nonprofit insurance provider set up to sell insurance under nation's new health care overhaul plan says it has surpassed 50,000 individual and group members, a milestone that wasn't expected for at least two years.
WICHITA, Kansas - Leaders at rural hospitals across Kansas are concerned about the future of their facilities in light of proposed changes by the federal government to critical access designations for hospitals within 35 miles of another hospital.
MIAMI - Roughly 1 million uninsured Floridians who repeatedly heard affordable health insurance was just around the corner for them thanks to President Barack Obama's new law are finding a harsh reality - they're too poor to qualify.
WASHINGTON - Cuts are on the table next year for Medicare Advantage plans, the Obama administration said Friday. The politically dicey move affecting a private insurance alternative highly popular with seniors immediately touched off an election-year fight.
LANSING, Michigan - House Republicans on Thursday pitched a revised overhaul of Michigan's auto insurance system that would cut premiums and curtail unlimited medical benefits for people catastrophically injured in crashes.
COLUMBUS, Indiana - Sunset Drive homeowner Wally Cantrell's finished basement was destroyed in the June 2008 flood in Columbus, but his flood insurance policy helped cover a good bit of the repairs.
FARGO, North Dakota - A Seattle doctor accused of turning in phony Medicare claims that included reports of nursing home visits to patients who were dead says he will plead guilty.
ATLANTA - State Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is warning of scammers targeting homeowners looking to remove tree limbs from their property after the last winter storm.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's top insurance regulator is scheduling an August hearing for insurance companies to explain their request to raise the cost of homeowners coverage by an average of 25 percent.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - After months largely silent on the issue, Gov. Bobby Jindal is urging congressional leaders to stop higher flood insurance premiums from hitting homeowners and businesses.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - A bill that would create a private flood insurance option was introduced in the West Virginia Senate on Monday.
WASHINGTON - The No. 2 House Republican says the GOP-controlled chamber will vote later this month to ease some of the flood insurance premium increases hitting both coastal homeowners and people in inland flood zone.