September 14, 2014Daily News
Where is the Ebola outbreak going? Nowhere good, experts increasingly warn
TORONTO – The unprecedented spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa may be pushing the world toward a viral disaster, a commentary published in Friday's New York Times suggests.
Sep 12, 2014 4:42PM
Unlimited personal injury protection drives up auto insurance premiums in Detroit: Online quote service
Drivers in Detroit pay 165% more than the United States average in insurance premiums, due in part to the state of Michigan's unlimited personal injury protection, says Bankrate Inc.'s insuranceQuotes.com service.
Sep 12, 2014 3:55PM
Lloyd's of London chairman concerned about rising trade barriers, independence referendum in Scotland
Cyber insurance, trade barriers and the Scottish independence referendum scheduled Sept. 18 were among the concerns recently cited by John Nelson, Chairman of Lloyd's, during a dinner speech.
Sep 12, 2014 1:13PM
Edmonton needs $2.4 billion to upgrade sewers to handle more frequent storms: Report
EDMONTON — A City of Edmonton report shows Alberta's capital is facing a reality confronting many other Canadian cities — aging sewer systems that can't handle more turbulent storms resulting from climate change.
Sep 12, 2014 12:24PM
B.C. judge rules in favour of commercial property insurers over pollution arising from fire
A British Columbia court dismissed this week a civil claim against eight commercial property insurers by a policyholder that sought coverage for pollution cleanup arising from a fire.
Sep 12, 2014 12:04PM
U.S. government agency cancels contracts with contractor hit by cyber attack
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WASHINGTON - The United States Office of Personnel Management plans to terminate its massive contracts with U.S. Investigations Services LLC (USIS), the major security clearance contractor that was targeted last month by a cyber attack, agency,...
Sep 12, 2014 11:00AM