4 Olde Town houses targeted for demolition

...said. "We would like to do this year-round and have a project every month."Keuroglian said the $600 monthly insurance policy the project pays to demolish homes has been paid for October."We have to get it done this month," he said of...

Anthony Kim explains his disappearance from the PGA Tour

...in nearly 18 months. Physical therapy occupies most of his time.He said he is getting monthly payments from an insurance policy he took out five years ago in case he was injured. But he denied speculation in a magazine story last fall that...

Augusta ranks 82nd among safest driving cities

...Jim Ledder, Allstate's vice president of auto claims.Allstate, which writes nearly one in 10 U.S. auto insurance policies, reviewed millions of records and factored in traffic volume, population and weather conditions to develop its...

Baseball ends with summer

...what was insured, and then we'll provide you with a new barn of similar worth."There was silence on the line and then the woman said, "If that's how it works, then I'd like to cancel the life insurance policy on my husband."

Boston drops bid for 2024 Olympics

...considered one of the biggest projects at any games. And claims ? backed by an intricate and confusing set of insurance policies ? that the public wouldn't be on the hook for the mutlibillion-dollar sports event never gained traction...

Phone meets red-hot ball of nickel

Today's expensive phones require expensive cases and expensive insurance policies to protect them in case of damage. But a few years ago, simpler phones stood up to the punishment of being dropped and mishandled...

A diplomacy defense shield

...repelling nearly any air force in the world?At the very least, the mobile missile-defense system is Iran's insurance policy if negotiations to finalize the framework agreement fail. And the chances of that happening increased exponentially...

Database shows 2016 price increases sought by insurers

...plans in Illinois and Florida, among other states, are asking for hikes of 20 percent or more.Individual health insurance policies are a relatively small slice of the overall market. Many people are insured through an employer. And it is not...

AmEx to roll out loyalty program Plenti on Monday

...can then be used for discounts at any participating vendor. Plenti points built up by buying gas or a Nationwide insurance policy, for example, could earn discounts on an electric bill from Direct Energy or milk from Rite Aid."It will really...

Small businesses hurt in Baltimore riots face recovery hurdles

...whether his policy would cover his losses. Although damage from civil unrest is covered under standard business insurance policies, many businesses lack adequate coverage.Insurance claims usually result in higher premiums, said Maryland Insurance...