Anthem says it may trim Obamacare participation in 2018

(Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc on Wednesday raised the prospect of smaller participation in the individual Obamacare exchanges in 2018, saying it would have a market-by-market strategy that hinges on 2017 profitability.
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FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick government says a battle over cross-border beer sales threatens to end Canadian federalism as it was originally conceived. In its arguments submitted to the Supreme Co
EDMONTON - Alberta's police watchdog says two RCMP officers were justified when they shot and killed a central Alberta man after he went on a rampage with a front-end loader. The ...
Four homicides in roughly five days, two on Monday morning within an hour. Chief Vance talks to reporters about the violence.              
CALGARY - A leadership candidate for Alberta's new conservative party says he hopes organizers of the Calgary Pride parade will have a change of heart and allow the party to ......
QUEBEC - Federal Health Minister Jane Philpott says Canada's doctors have a major role to play in promoting the health of the country's most vulnerable populations. Philpott made her comments Monday
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were mostly flat in early afternoon trading on Monday amid concerns over the recent turmoil in the White House and simmering tensions between the United States and North Korea.
TORONTO - An Ontario judge will decide by next week if a fitness assessment is required for a Toronto-area woman facing terror charges in an alleged attack at a Canadian ...
W-2 SCAM The IRS is warning businesses about a sharp increase in email phishing scams involving employees’ W-2 forms — scams that can put staffers’ Social Security numbers and other criti
Rapper, actor Chris Bridges (a.k.a. Ludacris) met with Jackson mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba Friday night              
MARKHAM, Ont. - Police say they're investigating anti-Semitic and race-related graffiti that was found on walls, windows and playground equipment at three Ontario schools over the weekend. York regio
Builder's trials have been completed on the future Freedom-class Littoral Combat Ship USS Little Rock in Lake Michigan by a team from Lockheed Martin.
Gut microbes have been in the news lately. Recent studies show they can influence human health, behavior, and certain neurological disorders, such as autism. But just how do they communicate with the
TORONTO - Lawyers for an entertainment company and an engineer accused in a deadly 2012 stage collapse at an outdoor Radiohead concert in Toronto are asking an Ontario court to ......
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Fast food chain McDonald's said on Monday it planned to shut all 169 of its restaurants in India's northern and eastern regions, escalating a dispute with its local partner and
Handy and Harman fine silver quotations in Canadian dollars: Monday $22.310 oz., $717.27 kg.; Friday $22.382 oz., $719.58 kg.
LONDON - The London Stock Exchange index closed on Monday at 7,318.88, down 5.10 points.
After a recent Supreme Court decision, the question now is how much evidence the government needs to prove charges against those who receive tips.
Keon L. GIbson is in Casper Mountain, Wyoming, because it will experience a total eclipse for slightly more than two minutes.              
NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co said on Monday it will contribute up to $2 million to fight racism and support human rights in light of a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia
In a clever (or shameless) bit of marketing, Nissan chooses the total solar eclipse as the moment to introduce menacing, blacked-out Midnight Editions of its Titan, Titan XD and Frontier pickup trucks
HALIFAX - Irving Oil has donated $2.2 million to Dalhousie University to support a $64 million revamp of the school's engineering and architecture campus. A joint release from Dalhousie and the .....
KLAIPEDA, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has taken delivery of its first shipment of liquefied natural gas from the United States, a milestone that the Baltic state hopes will further reduce its reliance
A possible sale of High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems to Romania through the U.S. Foreign Military Sales program has been approved by the State Department.
MONTREAL - Shares of Transat A.T. surged 10 per cent on Monday to the highest level since early 2015 after the travel company signalled that it is having a significantly ...
Toronto has unveiled an interim safe injection site that is scheduled to open this afternoon after receiving approval from Health Canada. The city's medical officer of health, Dr. Eileen de Villa, ..
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market fell slightly this morning, but held onto its value better than the major American indexes. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 2.38 points to 14,949.95, ...
File this under “any excuse for a stock market crash.” In addition to watching the eclipse through a pinhole or safe glasses today, I’ll be watching the stock market for impact on local companies, and
(Reuters) - Wall Street edged lower in late morning trading on Monday, led by technology and financial stocks, with caution prevailing amid concerns over the recent turmoil in the White House and simm
TALLAHASSEE — Expect little change in direction of the state's business-recruitment agency under its new management. Pete Antonacci, a former general counsel for Gov. Rick Scott who was appointed last
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - Several large wildfires have combined into what the BC Wildfire Service says is the largest blaze burning in the province. The wildfire service says at least six fires ...
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's opposition parties are calling on the Liberal government to delay its promised expansion of pre-primary classes for four-year-olds until next fall. The Progressive Conservativ
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Katherine G. Johnson and other "human computers" help astronauts get to the moon, and Mississippi Freedom Democrats reject offer of at-large seats.             
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