Get Ready for Health-Insurance Enrollment

By Brian Avery Johnson, Wall Street Journal Tue, 2014-09-02 “If you get health insurance through your workplace, you’ll probably have a chance this fall to make important decisions about your coverage and costs. Because many corporate health plans hold their annual open-enrollment periods in October and November, many employees can expect to get a packet […]

Continue Reading

Tax forms could pose challenge for HealthCare.gov

By Brian Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, The Associated Press Tue, 2014-09-02 http://news.yahoo.com/tax-forms-could-pose-challenge-healthcare-gov-072553531–finance.html;_ylt=AwrBJR4PpwRUjzIAiYbQtDMD?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+First+Edition&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=13982707&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9pHsOYMTijt3PTcJ3Z-qALzF1G2VmDsP67LGLRdhY6i_P0nSK5BdJWVzFJi6z_9speP_3pPF0rm3g4ax5uvO3BeQjZRQ&_hsmi=13982707 ” If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama’s law this year, you’ll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next spring. Some tax professionals are worried that federal and state insurance marketplaces won’t be able […]

Continue Reading

Consumers Will Owe Uncle Sam If They Got Health Insurance Subsidies Mistakenly

By Brian Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News Tue, 2014-09-02 http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2014/August/29/treasury-department-obamacare-insurance-subsidies.aspx?utm_campaign=KHN%3A+First+Edition&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=13982707&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8OLCHZO47XArW_2Z_AAw2Xf_C1EoYfVRqUWxqhp-OkW3M0SIWrlT1XHgKEpWxhQe0-uwzUlDK0PRN1jkUeTtHnFGomFQ&_hsmi=13982707 “Consumers getting government subsidies for health insurance who are later found ineligible for those payments will owe the government, but not necessarily the full amount, according to the Treasury Department. The clarified rule could affect some of the 300,000 people facing a Sept. 5 deadline […]

Continue Reading

Ohio Town Considers Paintball Guns for Nuisance Deer

By jlambert “I really don’t want to deal with phone calls of a polka-dot deer running around town because it’s gotten hit with 17 different colors of paint balls,” Westerfield told the Chronicle-Telegram. Hunters in the Ohio …Continue Reading ? The post Ohio Town Considers Paintball Guns for Nuisance Deer appeared first on Patriot Outdoor […]

Continue Reading

School founder sexually abused student

By -NO AUTHOR- (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER) — The Bucks County boarding school that publicly acknowledged its staff or faculty had sexually abused students in past decades disclosed Monday that the perpetrators include one of its founders. In a posting on its website, the Solebury School said Robert “Pop” Shaw had a sexual relationship with a student […]

Continue Reading

Bedbugs on rampage on NYC subways

By -NO AUTHOR- (NYDAILYNEWS) — Another day, another bedbug found in the subway. Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials have been very reluctant to talk about bedbugs in the transit system. It’s a story they wish would just go away. So we’ll rely on undercover transit sources to bring you the first-ever BugStat. There were at least […]

Continue Reading

Mom: Daughter attacked by fellow student

By -NO AUTHOR- (TIMES-PICAYUNE) — A Pascagoula, Miss., kindergartener is recovering from injuries her school said she suffered while playing on the playground, but her mother has insisted she was attacked by another student, according to a report on GulfLive.com. The girl’s mother, Lacey Harris, filed a police report last week, and has alleged another […]

Continue Reading

Feds spend millions studying lesbian obesity

By -NO AUTHOR- (FREEBEACON) — The federal government is still seeking answers as to why the majority of lesbians are obese and U.S. taxpayers are footing the bill, which now totals $2.87 million. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) study is now in its fourth year, receiving an additional $670,567 for fiscal year 2014. The […]

Continue Reading