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  • Mayo Clinic faces new price of success

    Angie Carlson faced a tough choice when buying health insurance for her employees at DataIQ in Eden Prairie, Minn. last year: Keep her existing coverage, which allowed employees to use the Mayo Clinic, or exclude Mayo and instantly save 5 percent on...
  • Mayo seeks to dominate with data

    ROCHESTER, Minn. � Patients arrive at the Mayo Clinic from all over the world, thousands a day, each presenting a different medical challenge. Some have illnesses so rare that even medical journals don't offer a time-tested treatment plan....
  • Cautiously, Mayo builds an empire

    EDGEWOOD, Ky. � Jordan Hatfield's case puzzled the doctors. A champion javelin thrower and top student at Northern Kentucky University, Hatfield developed stomach pains and insomnia during his sophomore year. Then came headaches, vision problems...
  • Storm Sandy Insurers Battle Flood Claim Lawsuits

    Storm Sandy Insurers Battle Flood Claim Lawsuits
    The havoc storm Sandy wrought up and down the East Coast has for most people receded into the past. But not for everyone. A barrage of federal lawsuits accuse a number of insurance companies — including The Hartford Financial Services Group...
  • Families struggle to care for victims of violence

    Families struggle to care for victims of violence
    His mother remembers the way he used to be: a daredevil with an athletic build who drove a red Pontiac Firebird, listened to hard rock bands like Metallica and did handstands on his thumbs. But when a neighbor waving a gun shot Charles "Chuck" Ropka...
  • Amazon's cloud business a harder sell in post-Snowden era

    Amazon's cloud business a harder sell in post-Snowden era
    This spring, Taser International Inc won a small but high-profile contract to supply body cameras to the London police. But the deal nearly collapsed over one issue: where the video footage would be stored. In the end, the deal survived only after...
  • MetLife designated too big to fail

    MetLife designated too big to fail
    Federal regulators Friday designated MetLife Inc. for special oversight, saying the insurer is so big that its failure or other major problems would pose a threat to the U.S. financial system. In a 9-1 vote, the Financial Stability Oversight Council --...
  • Surprised U.S. lobbyists push quick 2015 terrorism insurance renewal

    Lobbyists for insurers, real estate financiers and businesses launched into action this week to urge quick renewal of a terrorism insurance program in 2015 after U.S. lawmakers left it to expire at the end of this year. Industry officials said they...
  • Paid family leave benefits employers as well

    Paid family leave benefits employers as well
    The holiday season can be a time of great joy. But for many working parents, the holidays are also a stark reminder of how tenuous their employment and benefits are. When you have paid time off, spending time with family is joyous, but what if you...
  • Risk modelers look to clarify cyber risk costs

    Even as the Sony Corp cyber attack laid bare the kinds of vulnerabilities that typically drive companies to buy insurance policies, the lack of a risk model for insurers means such protection is not always easy to get. Unlike earthquakes, tornadoes or...
  • Sony Could Lose $75 Million on 'The Interview' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Sony Pictures Entertainment could lose $75 million over the cancellation of its planned Christmas release "The Interview" after theater owners refused to play the picture amid threats of violence from cyber-terrorists who hacked the studio. That figure...