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Woman Sues Hospital in New Mexico for Resuscitating Her
A New Mexico woman who was brought back to life is suing the hospital for violating her rights. The Albuquerque Journal reports lawyers for Jamie Sams filed a lawsuit last week in New Mexico state district court against Santa Fe’s …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 4:14 PM
Latest Estimates of Insured Losses from California Wildfires at $9B to $13B
Insured losses from the Camp and Woolsey wildfires in California will be between $9 billion and $13 billion, according to the latest estimates from catastrophe modeler RMS. RMS’ latest estimates released on Monday show $7.5 billion to $10 billion for …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 4:04 PM
PG&E Says There Was Another Outage on Morning of California Wildfire
California utility PG&E Corp , facing investor concerns over its possible role in the deadly Camp Fire in Northern California, has reported another power-line outage that it experienced on the morning of Nov. 8 when the blaze started. The incident …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 3:43 PM
Willis Towers Watson Launches Cyber Solution for Airports
In response to cyber and digital risk being identified as the top concern facing airports today¹, Willis Towers Watson has introduced CyFly for Airports, an insurance solution specifically tailored to cover cyber exposures affecting airports around the globe. CyFly is …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 3:04 PM
Winter Storm Packs Snowy, Icy Punch in Pennsylvania, Making Roads a Mess
Pennsylvanians have dealt with their first taste of wintry weather this season, and the storm brought much more snow than predicted, making roads around the state icy and treacherous. A meteorologist told the Allentown Morning Call the storm was “an …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 2:38 PM
Thousands of Homes Still Lack Gas Service After Massachusetts Blasts
The company at the center of the natural gas explosions in Massachusetts in September says it has restored gas service to about 60 percent of affected homes, but nearly 1,760 families remain in temporary housing. The Sept. 13 blasts in …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 2:29 PM
Flood Insurance Program to Lapse Nov. 30 Unless Congress Acts
Once again the fate of the nation’s flood insurance program is coming down to the wire. Authorization for the program is set to expire Friday, Nov. 30 unless Congress acts. The most likely action will be another short-term extension. Sens. …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 2:11 PM
Head of Connecticut Crumbling Foundations Entity Concerned About Funding Delay
The superintendent of the new entity charged with distributing millions of dollars to Connecticut homeowners with crumbling foundations says he’s within weeks of shutting down if state bonding isn’t released. Michael Maglaras told members of several legislative committees on Friday …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 2:07 PM
Danske Bank Whistleblower Says U.S., European Banks Helped Launder Money
The whistleblower who revealed suspected money laundering involving Danske Bank said on Monday that two major U.S. and one European banks were among several which had helped process suspicious payments. Payments totaling 200 billion euros ($228.5 billion) made through Danske …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 1:39 PM
Explaining Danske Bank’s €200 Billion Money Laundering Scandal
Danske Bank has been caught up in one of the largest-ever money laundering scandals. Howard Wilkinson, the whistleblower who first alerted Denmark’s biggest bank to the problem, testified before the Danish parliament on Monday. HOW BIG A SCANDAL IS THIS? …

POSTED NOVEMBER 19, 2018 1:12 PM

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