| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:14 PM
Did Imperial Irrigation District give away its energy control area (on a recent) Friday in a hastily called 3:15 meeting by approving specific agreements under the protection of a supposedly non-binding umbrella memo of understanding agreement? The fact...
| May 22, 2012
How to file an insurance claim
Try to call your insurance agent immediately.
Begin making temporary repairs to prevent further damage.
Save all receipts. Do not attempt to make permanent repairs until an insurance adjuster has inspected the home.
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:23 AM
NASA's space shuttle Atlantis descended back to Earth from it's final mission to the International Space Station last week, bringing the 30-year government-run shuttle program to an end.
NASA and the government will now rely upon private industry to...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:53 AM
Long before the current rash of fungal meningitis, the compounding pharmacy suspected in the outbreak settled a lawsuit alleging it produced a tainted shot that caused a man's death in 2004.
Earlier this summer, a separate pharmaceutical firm with common...
| Oct 12, 2012
Layaway is illogical. Almost nobody should use it for holiday gift purchases this year.
That stark stance is sure to rile fans of layaway. However, taking a critical look at layaway might get you thinking differently about your money and shopping...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Hurricane Sandy didn't serve up sustained hurricane-force winds in Connecticut, despite the storm's name, and that means that homeowners filing insurance claims will save thousands or more in lower deductibles.
Those savings are the direct result of a...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Regulators nationwide are pushing life insurers to do a better job of tracking when policyholders die and locating the beneficiaries — an effort that could reap billions of dollars for consumers.
Insurers regularly monitor Social Security's Death...
| May 8, 2012
| 1:38 AM
(KTLA) -- Humans are able to purchase life insurance for themselves and their family members but what about buying a policy for their fine, four-legged friends?
These days, animal health care professionals offer more medical treatments and surgeries...
| May 14, 2012
Did you know that state treasurers and other agencies are holding an estimated $50 billion worth of unclaimed funds that belong to millions of consumers nationwide?
If you or family members are entitled to receive missing money or an unclaimed asset...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Despite financing more than $140 million city contracts in the past 12 years, donating tens of thousands of dollars to Democratic candidates and being a member of Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's inner circle, J.P. Grant III has largely avoided the...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Therese M. Goldsmith spent most of last week preparing to deal with Cyclone Sandy's second wave: thousands of Maryland residents who filed insurance claims and began working with contractors and mechanics to repair damage to their homes and cars. As the...