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Travel Insurance: Do You Need It?

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Jul 19
Summer travel season is in full swing. As you ponder where to go and what to pack, you may also be considering travel insurance.

Met Life, Known for Life Insurance, May Part With Its Agents

Feb 25
MetLife is in talks to part ways with the life insurance agents who long defined one of the world's biggest life insurance companies.

Multiple Factors Cause High Prescription Drug Prices in US

By Linda A. Johnson | Sep 26
Sticker-shocked patients increasingly wonder why prices for prescription drugs continue to rise in the U.S.

Fraud Case Alleges Hundreds of Surgeries by Non-Doctor

By Brian Melley | Sep 26
The patient was unconscious and ready for surgery, but the doctor was not in.

Clinton Aims to Tackle Out-of-Pocket Health Care Costs

By Ken Thomas | Sep 24
Hillary Rodham Clinton proposed a series of steps on Wednesday to lessen the burden of out-of-pocket medical bills for Americans covered by President Barack Obama's health care law.

FCA Recalling 27,520 Dodge Darts for Safety Issue

Sep 17
Fiat Chrysler is recalling 27,520 Dodge Darts worldwide because the small cars' transmissions can unexpectedly shift into neutral.

Judge Clears Way for House Lawsuit Challenging Health Law

Sep 10
A federal judge cleared the way for a legal challenge by congressional Republicans to President Obama's health care law to proceed.

US Home Sales Soar in July to Fastest Pace Since Early 2007

By Josh Boak | Aug 22
Americans stepped up their home-buying for a third straight month in July, as sales accelerated to the strongest pace in eight years.

Average US Vehicle Age Hits Record 11.5 Years

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Aug 10
The average vehicle in the U.S. is now a record 11.5 years old, according to consulting firm IHS Automotive, a sign of the increased reliability of today's vehicles and the lingering impact of the sharp drop in new car sales during the recession.

IBM Makes $1B Buy to Boost Watson's Health Care Capabilities

Aug 8
IBM says it will pay $1 billion to acquire medical imaging and software company Merge Healthcare, part of an effort to boost the health care capabilities of Watson, its cognitive computing system.

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