Archive For May 2012

Fitch: Insurance Industry Has Capacity to Meet Hurricane Coverage in 2012

on May 25, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Link to Fitch Ratings’ Report: 2012 Hurricane Season: A Desk Reference for Insurance Investorshttp://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=679588 Sufficient capacity remains available in the (re)insurance markets to meet the demand for […]

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Republican National Convention In Tampa Could Be Threatened By Hurricane, GOP …

on May 24, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Republican National Convention scheduled in Tampa for late August would be among the casualties if the area were threatened then by a hurricane, Florida […]

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Forest City Builds Communities From Within Through National Day of Service

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CLEVELAND, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Today, more than 1,200 Forest City associates nationwide will trade in their computers and office supplies for work gloves, paint brushes […]

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Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Launches Texas-Southeast Division

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The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) announced the expansion of its philanthropic efforts into the Texas and the Southeast. Presently operating in the Western United States, the New York-Northeast […]

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KC area, national home sales up in April

on May 23, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

The Kansas City housing market continued to improve in April with sales of new and existing homes up 11 percent from a year ago and the average sales price […]

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Lofton critical of Indians closer Perez

on May 22, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Instead of relishing their first-place standing, and relaxing on an off-day before hosting their first series with Central Division favorite Detroit, the Indians were sifting through […]

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PIP reform loophole cited

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TALLAHASSEE — A glitch in a new state law reforming no-fault car insurance could allow companies to deny claims, a lawmaker is alleging.Rep. Rick Kriseman, D-St. Petersburg, penned a […]

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New national registry lists exonerations from wrongful convictions

on May 21, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

WASHINGTON Obie Anthony served hard time in California prisons for a crime he didn’t commit./pp He’s not alone, and he’s not forgotten. Anthony is one of nearly 900 exonerated […]

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ARA and OATRA Decry the Cynical Attempts by the Insurance Industry to Diminish …

on May 20, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

MANASSAS, Va., May 18, 2012 — Family-Owned Recycling Businesses Providing Thousands of Jobs are Under Direct Attack by Proponents of a Misguided Ohio Bill That Would Open Up Salvage […]

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Ball, Cleveland narrowly hold off Lamar for first state championship

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JEFFERSON CITY • As runners in the 1,600 relay headed for the finish line Saturday, Tony Jeffery’s eyes were glued to the track. “I was holding my breath,” said […]

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