1. Thousands of doctors dropped from health plans

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    ... of Medicare Advantage plans for the elderly could not be fully offset by the company's other healthcare ... report said that doctors in at least 10 states were notified of being laid off the plans, some citing ... "significant changes and pressures in the healthcare environment." According to the notices, the terminations can be appealed within 30 days.

  2. 'You can keep your doctor' baloney too?

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    ... of Medicare Advantage plans for the elderly could not be fully offset by the company's other healthcare ... report said that doctors in at least 10 states were notified of being laid off the plans, some citing ... "significant changes and pressures in the healthcare environment." According to the notices, the terminations can be appealed within 30 days.

  3. 'Tennessee Underworld' reporters on Metcalf today

    ... , having worked for years as Mike Wallace’s producer at CBS’s 60 Minutes as well ... as being a founding producer of ABC’s 20/20. Hays’ 20-part series on drug ... on WorldNetDaily's streaming page -- TalkNetDaily -- from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Pacific time (7 p.m. to 10

  4. Call for Papa John's boycott

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    ... shareholders he would raise prices to offset the cost of Obamacare. Now, he expects franchise owners ... will reduce employees hours rather than provide costly, mandated insurance coverage to people working 30 hours per week.

  5. Score at financial halftime

    ... in may cases, due largely to the prevailing fact that the S&P 500 still sells at an astronomical ... the past year due to the declining value of the stock market, consumer credit expanded at a 10 percent ... , there's 30 percent more demand than supply. That was reflected recently in a gold auction by the Bank

  6. U.S. expected to impose sanctions on Russia

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    ... (NEW YORK TIMES) KIEV, Ukraine — In a demonstration of support for Ukraine’s fledgling ... on Tuesday. The purpose of the loan guarantee is to support Ukraine’s efforts to integrate ... with the West and to help offset the reduction of energy subsidies from Russia, which has challenged

  7. The Eurocrisis comes to America

    ... [A]s noted over a week ago, European banks scrambled to obtain cheap dollars by borrowing over $50 ... billion from the Fed, and plug dollar shortfalls. Yet as all band aid measures designed to offset ... bail out by the Fed of one or more banks in the aftermath of the November 30 global "bail out." Sure

  8. How to dismantle the IRS

    ... . "The prices of products and goods are about 20 to 30 percent larger than they would need to be," she ... explains. "When a corporation creates a product -- let's say it's 10 bucks -- they need to make a dollar ... profit to be competitive. They're going to charge $11 for that product. If it costs them $10

  9. Tennessee bus crash 'very suspicious'

    ... Vanderbilt’s count, but has now changed its numbers to “at least six.&rdquo ... as 10, and conflicting statements have snowballed across the state as the day has progressed ... . According to passenger Carly Rinearson, speaking to Nashville’s CBS affiliate WTVF via her cell

  10. The 'AFL-CIA'

    ... . But today, one of Harlem's main streets continues to honor his name. In the 1980's I also heard ... weapons from American companies. But most of those nations insisted on "offset" clauses ... in their procurement contracts. In short, the American company was required to "offset" the purchase price