Month – March 2014

Poor Coordination Led to Flawed Jet Search - Wall Street Journal

Financial Express Poor Coordination Led to Flawed Jet SearchWall Street JournalRelatives of missing Malaysia Airlines’ passengers await a briefing in Beijing on Monday, days after the search shifted 700 miles northeast. Associated Press. Lapses in coordination among countries and companies trying to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 …Beijing tells families to show dignity and accept […]

New Mexico governor urges calm after violent protests - Reuters

Washington Post New Mexico governor urges calm after violent protestsReutersALBUQUERQUE (Reuters) – New Mexico’s governor urged calm on Monday after violent weekend protests over the police shooting of a mentally ill homeless man ended with shots of tear gas into the crowd. Four people were charged with disorderly conduct …Albuquerque chief vows reforms after violent […]

Students hunting with BB guns cause lockdown at Maryland university - Reuters

International Business Times Students hunting with BB guns cause lockdown at Maryland universityReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two students hunting with BB rifles in a wooded area near Maryland’s Stevenson University caused the school to be put on lockdown on Monday after reports of a gunman on campus, the university’s president said. Students and …UPDATED: No Shooter […]

Chairman Of Tax Panel Won't Run This Year - New York Times

Washington Post Chairman Of Tax Panel Won’t Run This YearNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Representative Dave Camp, the Michigan Republican who is the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, announced Monday that he would not run for re-election. “This decision was reached after much consideration and …GOP Michigan Rep. Camp to retireKansas City StarTax […]

Senate backs one-year doc fix patch - Politico

Politico Senate backs one-year doc fix patchPoliticoThe Senate on Monday approved a Medicare physician payment bill that would prevent a cut in payments for one year, after lawmakers in both chambers failed to find a permanent solution to the long-simmering problem. The bill passed on a bipartisan 64-35 …MedAssets Announces Response to ICD-10 Transition DelayMarketWatchICD-10 […]

Senate backs one-year 'doc fix' patch - Politico

Politico Senate backs one-year ‘doc fix’ patchPoliticoThe Senate on Monday approved a Medicare physician payment bill that would prevent a cut in payments for one year, after lawmakers in both chambers failed to find a permanent solution to the long-simmering problem. The bill passed on a bipartisan 64-35 …Congress approves bill to avert Medicare pay […]

Carl Levin: Caterpillar used Swiss unit to skirt US taxes - Politico

Politico Carl Levin: Caterpillar used Swiss unit to skirt US taxesPoliticoHeavy equipment manufacturer Caterpillar used complicated corporate maneuvers to avoid $2.4 billion in U.S. taxes by parking profits in a unit in Switzerland, Sen. Carl Levin charged in a report released on Monday. The report is the latest in a series of …Report: Caterpillar avoided […]

Brewers Beat Braves 2-0 in Braun's 1st Game Back - ABC News

SFGate Brewers Beat Braves 2-0 in Braun’s 1st Game BackABC NewsRyan Braun stepped into the batter’s box, admittedly a bit anxious. The sellout crowd at Miller Park quickly put him at ease, showering him with a standing ovation. First day back on the job after a drug suspension was already a day to remember for […]

Surge in interest, glitches mark health care deadline - USA TODAY

Washington Post Surge in interest, glitches mark health care deadlineUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — A surge of interest and last-minute technical glitches marked the final day of enrollment in health insurance through federal and state websites Monday, as a target once thought out of reach — 7 million enrollees — actually seemed possible.Obamacare website stalls a bit […]