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A 'Jetsons' dream come true? Company unveils its 'flying car'
United to offer passengers up to $10,000 to surrender seats
Pentagon probes Trump's ex-adviser Flynn over foreign payments
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Asylum seekers fleeing U.S. finding cold comfort in Canadian courts
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Defense defines 2017 NFL Draft
Kolpack: A photo of Janis Thompson would be worth a million memories to her sister
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Lavon "Vonnie" Anderson
Edythe O. Jacobson
Marcella M. Stager
Marlys Selma Vilhauer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
December 20, 2013
Last-minute Obamacare exemption for those with canceled plans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration made a major last-minute policy shift on Thursday, saying the change would help Americans meet a looming deadline to replace insurance plans canceled because of new standards under Obamacare reforms.
December 20, 2013 - 7:56am
December 4, 2013
Obamacare uncertainty harming economic rebound, CEOs say
(Reuters) - Uncertain corporate costs for President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law and other regulations continue to stymie U.S. employment and capital spending, business leaders said on Wednesday.
December 4, 2013 - 1:34pm
December 3, 2013
One million new visits to Obamacare website Monday: White House
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's chief of staff said on Tuesday that more than 1 million new visitors had checked out the HealthCare.gov website on Monday, the first day after a major overhaul of the troubled site used to shop for health insurance required under new...
December 3, 2013 - 10:59am
With website improved, Obama to pitch health plan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will try to sell the American people on the relaunch of his troubled healthcare program on Tuesday in a bid to restore confidence in his signature domestic policy initiative and, more broadly, in his presidency.
December 3, 2013 - 6:36am
December 2, 2013
HealthCare.gov website faces new tests as traffic builds
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama and his HealthCare.gov website face another critical test starting this week, as Americans who have been unable to enroll in health coverage under Obamacare rush to a site that continues to face challenges.
December 2, 2013 - 7:27am
November 29, 2013
Letter: ObamaCare problems ongoing
We are now seeing with each passing minute just how disastrous ObamaCare is. Millions of Americans losing their health insurance that they liked and could afford are now finding that they are losing their plans and that they will be paying more and getting less under ObamaCare. What...
November 29, 2013 - 1:30am
November 26, 2013
Supreme Court agrees to hear Obamacare contraception cases
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Tuesday to consider religious objections made by corporations to a provision of the 2010 federal healthcare law requiring employers to provide health insurance that covers birth control. The so-called contraception mandate...
November 26, 2013 - 11:13am
November 20, 2013
Some cyber security experts recommend shutting Obamacare site
(Reuters) - President Barack Obama's HealthCare.gov site is riddled with security flaws that put user data of millions of people at risk and it should be shut down until fixed, several technology experts warned lawmakers on Tuesday.
November 20, 2013 - 7:59am
November 19, 2013
Health law helpers finding more luck on HealthCare.gov
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Healthcare workers assisting people to sign up for insurance on the HealthCare.gov marketplace on Monday told Reuters they had noticed improvement in the problem-plagued website.
November 19, 2013 - 7:49am
November 15, 2013
House passes Republican bill to let insurers offer old health plans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House of Representatives on Friday approved a Republican bill that would allow insurers to continue to offer for another year healthcare plans that do not comply with the higher standards of benefits under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law. The...
November 15, 2013 - 1:40pm
U.S. official in July feared HealthCare.gov 'crash'
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Almost three months before the botched launch of HealthCare.gov, a U.S. health official expressed frustration with a main contractor working on the website, fearing quality assurance issues could "crash the plane at take-off," according to government documents...
November 15, 2013 - 7:43am
November 14, 2013
Obama, under political pressure, allows renewals of canceled health plans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama bowed to political pressure from his fellow Democrats on Thursday and announced a plan to let insurers...
November 14, 2013 - 11:56am
November 13, 2013
Obama admin. posts low health care signups
WASHINGTON (AP) — The administration says fewer than 27,000 people managed to enroll for health insurance last month in the 36 states relying on the problem-filled federal website for President Barack Obama's overhaul. The dismal numbers released Wednesday by federal health...
November 13, 2013 - 2:48pm
White House tech chief says 'making progress' fixing HealthCare.gov
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top government information technology officials were set to testify to Congress on Wednesday that they were making headway...
November 13, 2013 - 9:52am
November 12, 2013
Initial Obamacare enrollment estimates far short of targets: reports
(Reuters) - Initial enrollment estimates for President Barack Obama's healthcare reform program show participation is falling far short of expectations, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal, raising pressure on the White House to get its rollout back on track.
November 12, 2013 - 6:48am