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Anthem to cut back Obamacare plan offerings in California

Anthem to cut back Obamacare plan offerings in California

As a result, the insurer said it does not allow them to provide affordable plan choices for all California consumers. Roughly 551,510 people in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties purchase subsidized plans through Covered California.


Cost overruns halt building of 2 nuke power plants in US

Cost overruns halt building of 2 nuke power plants in US

Westinghouse managed the project , which was two years behind schedule and $4.2 billion over budget. For the time being, work continues on Vogtle and a cost analysis is underway that will be finished next month, he said. "The schedule delays increased the projected interest costs 143 percent over the original plan". "We simply can not ask our customers to pay for a project that has become uneconomical".


Ruling on minors' life sentences has little Kansas impact

Ruling on minors' life sentences has little Kansas impact

In past decades, when California was in thrall to the belief that being "tough on crime" always worked, it was not unusual for teenage children who committed serious crimes to receive life sentences without the possibility for parole. He adds that not all killers convicted as juveniles will be granted parole eligibility. On July 11, the court, in a 5-1 ruling, ordered a new sentencing hearing for Jason Carr, who got life in prison for the 1983 killing of his brother, stepmother and stepsister ...


Sen. Jeff Flake reflects on Republican Party in new book

Sen. Jeff Flake reflects on Republican Party in new book

No wonder there have been whispers about Trump working to primary Flake, who is up for re-election in 2018 . Flake's net approval rating is 6 points underwater, according to the new Morning Consult Senate Approval Rankings , with 36 percent of Arizonans approving of his job performance and 42 percent disapproving.


Manhunt Over: Mendota Heights Murder Suspect Arrested

Manhunt Over: Mendota Heights Murder Suspect Arrested

Just after 11 p.m. Monday, authorities apprehended Nguyen during a traffic stop near the intersection of Highway 65 and 117th Avenue Northeast in Blaine. While police were evacuating residents and setting up a perimeter, they received a report that blood was seeping out from under a door in the adjacent office building.