Archive For October 2012

National Guard arrives in flooded Hoboken, NJ, to help evacuate residents …

on October 31, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

Hoboken was hard hit by Superstorm Sandy, which flooded roughly half the town of 50,000 people.Mayor Dawn Zimmer had asked for the Guard’s help late Monday, saying thousands of residents […]

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Hurricane Sandy could cost insurance industry as much as $10B

on October 30, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Hurricane Sandy has the potential to be one of the most expensive storms in modern memory, according to estimates. The storm, which ripped into the mid-Atlantic coast on Monday, […]

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Raiders Beat Chiefs 26-16: Carson Palmer Leads Oakland To 6th Straight Win …

on October 29, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Carson Palmer threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and the Oakland Raiders stuffed the struggling Kansas City Chiefs 26-16 on Sunday for their sixth […]

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Health insurance industry dislikes ‘Obamacare,’ but finds the prospect of its …

on October 28, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Were Romney elected, insurers would be in for months of uncertainty as his administration gets used to Washington and tries to make good on his promise repeal Obama’s law. Simultaneously, […]

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USC’s national title dreams die at Arizona

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TUCSON, Ariz. — The Arizona defender had fallen down, and USC receiver Robert Woods was all alone running down the sideline. Quarterback Matt Barkley leaned back and heaved the […]

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Effect of an Issue 2 ballot win in Ohio debated at City Club

on October 26, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

By James Ewinger, The Plain Dealer The Plain Dealer on October 26, 2012 at 6:47 PM, updated October 26, 2012 at 7:12 PM Brought to you by CLEVELAND, Ohio […]

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Governor Patrick says state will monitor storm response by utilities; National …

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By Noah Bierman, Brian Ballou and John R. Ellement, Globe Staff Governor Deval Patrick and top state officials today said they have made it clear to the leaders of […]

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Insurance Industry-Backed Proposition on California Ballot

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Proposition 33, a ballot measure designed to allow consumers who have been with a car insurance company for five years to switch insurance companies while keeping their “loyalty discounts,” […]

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Nassib honored as national scholar-athlete

on October 25, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib was selected a 2012 National Football Foundation National Scholar-Athlete on Wednesday, and will be honored at a dinner in December in New York.Nassib was one […]

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Insurance industry woes could hit consumers

on October 24, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

By Linda Stern WASHINGTON | Wed Oct 24, 2012 3:15pm EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Nobody wants to feel sorry for life insurance companies. They’re just the annoying folk who […]

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