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  • Top 25: What corporate America is reading, January 2015

    1. "Big Data-Driven Business: How to Use Big Data to Win Customers, Beat Competitors, and Boost Profits" By Sean Callahan, Russel Glass, Wiley 2. "Jim Cramer's Get Rich Carefully" By James J Cramer, Plume 3. "Job U: How to Find Wealth and Success by...
  • Huntington Beach repeals permit parking downtown

    With little discussion, the Huntington Beach City Council voted Monday to repeal a recently imposed parking-permit district in the downtown area. Council members voted 5 to 1 to remove permit-only parking on parts of Seventh, Eighth and Ninth streets...
  • Ramesh Ponnuru: Bobby Jindal shows how not to replace Obamacare

    It's no secret that Republicans are divided both about how to replace Obamacare and about the urgency of coming up with an alternative plan. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has just escalated that internal debate and shown why his side should lose it. None...
  • Reduce your drug costs instantly with these simple changes

    As health insurers shift more of the cost burden to consumers, the average U.S. worker with employer-provided coverage now pays $9,695 per year in premiums and out-of-pocket costs for a family of four -- a 118 percent increase over the past decade,...
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  • More states lean toward Medicaid expansion

    WASHINGTON The federal government last week approved Indiana's plan to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, increasing the number of expansion states to 28, and the District of Columbia. Indiana's plan could add an estimated 350,000 low-income...
  • Tennessee shows how Republicans are learning to love Obamacare

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Republican-led states that blocked Obamacare's Medicaid expansion have found a way to embrace it, under pressure from businesses to tap the flood of federal dollars it brings. Tennessee's Republican Gov. Bill Haslam called lawmakers...
  • Health insurer Aetna's 4th quarter profit drops but matches expectations, 2015 forecast climbs

    Aetna closed 2014 by matching Wall Street earnings expectations, and the insurer raised its forecast for 2015 thanks in part to a price break it got on some expensive hepatitis C treatments. The nation's third-largest health insurer said Tuesday that...
  • Viacom Chief Philippe Dauman paid $44 million in 2014

    Viacom Chief Philippe Dauman paid $44 million in 2014
    Media company Viacom's stock slipped last year -- but the company's chief executive, Philippe Dauman, saw his compensation soar 19% to $44 million. Dauman, 60, received a $20-million bonus in fiscal 2014, even though the company's stock declined 9%...
  • IBM redefines failure as 'success,' gives underachieving CEO huge raise

    The IBM board of directors did a huge favor for mediocre CEOs the world over on Friday by announcing (quietly) that it has granted Chairman and Chief Executive Virginia Rometty a $3.6-million bonus for 2014 and a $13.3-million stock incentive award...
  • UC regents table proposal to link coaches' bonuses to athletes' grades

    After spirited debate over how to improve student athletes' classroom performance, the University of California regents on Thursday blocked a proposed new policy that would have linked coaches' compensation to their teams' grades and graduation rates....