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Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Enjoy yourself -- Then remember it’s still Lent
One St. Patrick’s Day morning when I was in the third grade, as Shillue family legend has it, I barged into the kitchen wearing my green sweater and paper leprechaun hat.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 2:00 PM
Charlize Theron says teachers arming themselves is an 'outrageous' solution to gun violence
Actress Charlize Theron has called the idea of U.S. teachers arming themselves as a gun violence solution following recent U.S. school shootings, "so outrageous."

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 1:50 PM
FIU: Engineers met to discuss bridge crack on morning of collapse, determined 'no safety concerns'
Florida International University announced the two firms responsible for building the school’s “instant bridge” met to “discuss a crack that appeared on the structure” but determined there were no safety concerns on the day of the collapse.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 1:45 PM
Hamas shuts Qatari cell provider in Gaza after convoy attack
Gaza's Hamas rulers have shut the offices of a Qatari-Palestinian cellular provider in connection with its investigation into an explosion that targeted the visiting Palestinian prime minister.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 1:37 PM
'Batman' who ate Chipotle for 500 days straight says he's ready for something new
An Ohio man who ate Chipotle every day for the past 500 days says he is finally ready to eat something new.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 1:30 PM
'Bachelor' Arie Luyendyk Jr. enjoys $25K vacation with fiancée Lauren Burnham
Arie Luyendyk Jr. and fiancée Lauren Burnham weren’t kidding when they said they planned to leave the country following “The Bachelor’s” controversial two-day finale.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 1:25 PM
Vladimir Putin's power: From mean streets to Kremlin
As a kid in a dismal Soviet communal apartment, Vladimir Putin was a scrapper who dreamed of being an operator — diligently training in martial arts and boldly walking into a KGB office to inquire about how to become a spy.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 12:49 PM
Pensioners protest across Spain demanding payout hike
Thousands of elderly Spaniards are rallying in protests across the country to ask for an increase in public pension payouts for retirees.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 12:29 PM
Some Democrats want Pelosi out now, win or lose House in midterms
Some House Democrats wanted Nancy Pelosi out as their leader after they failed to win a string of 2017 special elections. And now some want the House minority leader out because they appear to have won a special election.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 12:29 PM
The Latest: Russia says 30,000 flea besieged east Ghouta
The Latest on developments related to the war in Syria (all times local): 2:15 p.m.

POSTED MARCH 17, 2018 12:21 PM

Business Insurance

Blockchain could ‘revolutionize’ insurance
Efforts by insurers to implement blockchain technology could create significant efficiencies in the insurance purchasing and claims processes.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 2:08 PM
Brit recruits property executive
Brit Ltd. has named Neil Walker as head of UK property, effective Feb. 12, the company said in a statement Friday.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 2:06 PM
Millions of bottles of fake wine on the wall
Drinking wine is a core part of the French identity, but the country has been besieged by major wine scams in recent years.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 1:01 PM
Missouri bill would exempt nonprofit boards from comp cover
A Missouri House of Representatives committee on Tuesday approved a bill that excludes members of nonprofit boards from receiving workers compensation coverage.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 12:51 PM
JLT reports on gender pay differences in UK
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group P.L.C. has a median gender pay gap of 35% and a mean pay gap of 44.1%, reflecting the difference between the average pay for men compared with women within the organization.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 12:13 PM
Toyobo to pay $66 million in bullet-proof vest fraud case

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 11:24 AM
Legal battle over Credit Suisse ‘volatility’ product expands to second firm

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 11:17 AM
Whistleblower says Wal-Mart cheated on e-commerce
(Reuters) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. was sued Thursday by a former executive who accused the world's largest retailer of issuing misleading e-commerce results, amid growing pressure from Inc., and firing him for complaining about it.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 11:09 AM
US blames Russia for cyber attacks on energy grid

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 10:37 AM
Australia's competition watchdog sues Equifax for misleading consumers
(Reuters) — Australia's competition regulator said Friday it was suing credit reporting company Equifax Pty Ltd., owned by U.S.-based Equifax Inc., alleging it misled consumers and used unfair tactics with people in financial hardship.

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 10:29 AM

News – Insurance Journal

Rideshare Drivers Flocking to On-Demand Economy, Poll Shows
First there was the sharing economy, and then the gig economy. Now the buzz phrase to pay attention to may be “on-demand.” The on-demand economy, according to, is defined as the economic activity created by digital marketplaces that fulfill …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 9:43 PM
Rescue Efforts Continue After Florida University Pedestrian Bridge Collapse
A new pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway at a Miami-area college Thursday, crushing at least five vehicles under massive slabs. Several people were seen being loaded into ambulances and authorities launched search and rescue missions. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue tweeted …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 7:40 PM
Chubb’s Darling Honored for Industry Leadership, Cystic Fibrosis Work
Compassion and helping others were the key takeaways from a message that Jim Darling delivered to a group of several hundred insurance professionals gathered to honor him in Los Angeles, Calif. on Thursday night. Darling, regional executive officer for Chubb’s …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 7:17 PM
3rd Wrongful Death Suit Filed Over Oklahoma Gas Rig Explosion
A third wrongful death lawsuit has been filed over a natural gas rig explosion in Oklahoma that killed five workers. Julie Smith of McAlester, widow of Matthew Smith, filed the lawsuit Wednesday. The widows of Roger Cunningham and Parker Waldridge, …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 4:30 PM
Wildfires Bring Disaster Declaration in Kansas, Burn Ban in Nebraska
Gov. Jeff Colyer issued a disaster declaration for three wildfires currently burning in central Kansas. State officials announced that Rice County officials have asked for help from the Kansas National Guard to fight the fires. Colyer says the Guard will …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 4:21 PM
Fire Damages, Destroys 5 Texas School Buses, Foul Play Not Suspected
Investigators are trying to determine what sparked a fire that damaged or destroyed five Texas school buses parked in a transportation lot during spring break. A statement from the Coldspring-Oakhurst Independent School District says authorities do not suspect foul play …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 4:18 PM
Survivor of South Dakota Building Collapse Sues Developer, Construction Company
A woman who survived beneath the rubble of a collapsed building in Sioux Falls is suing its developer and construction company. Emily Fodness was sleeping in an apartment above the Copper Lounge in December 2016 when Hultgren Construction removed a …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 4:17 PM
Proposal to Arm Alabama Teachers Draws Support, Fire
A proposal to let trained teachers carry firearms in public schools drew support and criticism during a legislative public hearing Wednesday as a committee grappled with the first action on a gun-related bill introduced in the wake of the fatal …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 4:03 PM
Harper Lee Estate Sues Over ‘Mockingbird’ Broadway Version
The estate of “To Kill a Mockingbird” author Harper Lee has filed suit over an upcoming Broadway adaptation of the novel, arguing that screenwriter Aaron Sorkin’s script wrongly alters Atticus Finch and other characters from the book. The suit, which …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 3:57 PM
Microsoft Internal Findings Say Gender Bias at Washington Tech Giant Rarely Founded
Microsoft Corp.’s investigators concluded that fewer than 1 percent of gender-discrimination complaints made internally were “founded,” according to data unsealed in an ongoing class-action lawsuit. The disclosure covers almost 120 complaints made from 2010 to 2016 by U.S. female employees …

POSTED MARCH 16, 2018 3:47 PM

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