Carolyn Y. Johnson
This story has been updated.
Aetna chief executive Mark Bertolini said Wednesday that the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges — the marketplaces where consumers can buy individual health coverage under President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law — are in a “death spiral.” Bertolini’s remarks at the Wall Street Journal’s the Future of Healthcare event came a day after the official end of his company’s proposed merger with the health insurer Humana — a divorce that will cost Aetna a $1 billion breakup fee. Continue reading “Aetna chief executive says Obamacare is in a ‘death spiral’”
By Cody Derespina Published February 15, 2017 FoxNews.com
President Trump on Wednesday suggested the U.S. intelligence community may be “illegally” leaking sensitive information to hurt his administration, effectively ending a brief detente with agencies he previously accused of working against him.
Continue reading ““Just Like Russia””
President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on Venezuela to release opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, who was sentenced last year to nearly 14 years in prison on charges of inciting anti-government protests in 2014. Continue reading “Trump calls on Venezuela to release jailed opposition leader Lopez”
No-nudes were apparently not good news at Playboy magazine.
The 63-year-old legendary men’s magazine is bringing back nude models in its upcoming issue — one year after banning naked photos in an effort to boost circulation and attract more mainstream advertisers. Continue reading “Playboy is featuring naked women again”
WASHINGTON — Although there is plenty of anxiety in Washington about the shaky early performance of the Trump administration, don’t count Senator Mitch McConnell among the hand wringers. Continue reading “Mitch McConnell Sees ‘High Level of Satisfaction’ With Trump Administration”
“This was a group of agitators who were masked up, throwing rocks, commercial grade fireworks and Molotov cocktails at officers,” said UC Berkeley Police Chief Margo Bennet.
Bennet said police determined at that point they couldn’t guarantee security, canceled the event and evacuated Yiannopoulos from the building. Continue reading “Violent protesters block Berkeley talk by Breitbart editor”