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More states consider Medicaid expansion — is the tide beginning to turn?
Nebraska
With New Hampshire likely to pass its own version of the "private option" for Medicaid expansion this week, National Journal predicts that the dam is beginning to break and we may see a wave of holdout states finally accepting the federal money, available via the Affordable Care Act , to expand Medicaid. With 25 states and the District of Columbia opting in to Medicaid under the Affordable Care ...
April 17 2014
Natural Gas Boom Helps Fuel Region's Major Projects
Virginia
Major projects moved ahead throughout the mid-Atlantic states in 2013, thanks in large part to significant investment in heavy civil, power and industrial projects. The 20 Top Starts in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia, ranked by total project value, tallied a combined $8.44 billion in work.
April 12 2014
FBI says 1 of 'Ten Most Wanted' returned to NY; suspect accused in deaths of toddler and mo
District Of Columbia
MINEOLA, N.Y. — Only days after being added to the list of the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives," a suspect sought in the execution-style killings of his 19-year-old girlfriend and her toddler son has returned to the United States to face murder charges, authorities said Friday.
April 05 2014
FBI puts Long Island murder suspect on Top 10 most wanted
District Of Columbia
A man wanted for killing his 19-year-old girlfriend and her two year old on Long Island is now on the FBI's most wanted list.
April 03 2014
Two brothers murdered in DC
Washington
D.C. police say three fatal shootings in the past 24 hours have brought the District of Columbia's homicide total to 24 so far this year.
March 29 2014
Database for tracking Medicaid frauds falls short, auditor says
Pennsylvania
A federal data-sharing system meant to prevent healthcare providers banned from one state's Medicaid program from billing another state's program isn't working as intended, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General. Two years after its creation, the data-sharing system contained no records from 17 states or the District of Columbia of doctors ...
March 28 2014
Search for girl intensifies
District Of Columbia
A mystery surrounding the disappearance of a Washington girl intensified as police searched a park as part of an investigation centered on a man who is now wanted for his wife's murder.
March 28 2014
Long Island murder suspect on FBI list arrested in Nicaragua
District Of Columbia
Just one day after being added to the FBI's 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, police arrested a man suspected of killing a mother and her son on Long Island.
March 28 2014
Police search park, say Kahlil Tatum may have killed Relisha Rudd
District Of Columbia
A mystery surrounding the disappearance of a Washington girl intensified on Thursday as police searched a local park as part of an investigation centered on a man who may be with her and is now wanted for his wife's murder.
March 28 2014
Hotline to take tips on Stephan Adams case
District Of Columbia
District Attorney Brian Kuester announced Tuesday the creation of a hotline dedicated to information about the disappearance and suspected murder of Stephan Mitchell Adams. Adams disappeared in December 2004 after taking a test at Northeastern State University. Investigators from several agencies have spent the past nine years searching for Adams.
March 19 2014
25 charged in DC Medicaid fraud
Ronald, washington
WASHINGTON — Federal authorities say 25 people have been charged in a wide-ranging scheme to obtain millions of dollars in fraudulent Medicaid payments from the District of Columbia government. U.S. Attorney Ronald Machen calls it the largest health-care fraud case in the city's history. It involved bogus claims for home care services, a category of Medicaid claim that has grown dramatically in ...
March 15 2014
Kentucky's top Democrats divided by gay marriage
District Of Columbia
A Tennessee man has been charged with murder and kidnapping in the 2011 disappearance of nursing student Holly Bobo, but little else is known about the investigation.
March 11 2014
Ex-Gov. Christie aides to judge: Quash subpoenas
District Of Columbia
Lawyers for two key figures in a political payback scandal ensnaring Gov. Chris Christie's administration will go in court to try to persuade a judge not to force them to turn over text messages and other...
March 11 2014
Turkish PM backtracks on social media ban threat
District Of Columbia
Prosecutors at a New York terrorism trial will continue to question a British man who says he was supposed to use a shoe bomb in late 2001 to blow up a plane in a second wave of terrorism aimed at America.
March 11 2014
Friend: Pistorius shot gun out of car and at cafe
District Of Columbia
A friend of Oscar Pistorius testified in the Olympian's murder trial Tuesday that the athlete twice fired guns for which the double-amputee is charged with firearms violations.
March 11 2014
Highlights: Fla. restaurant's health law surcharge; Fla. faces ER Medicaid fines; early-electiv
Florida
A selection of health policy stories from Florida, California, the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
March 08 2014
Florida man found guilty of lesser charges in loud-music killing case
District Of Columbia
Michael Dunn, a Florida software developer accused of killing a 17-year-old in a dispute over loud music, was found guilty Saturday of attempted second-degree murder.
March 03 2014
Poth To Ask for New Trial: Man accused of stabbing fellow Marine requests new trial following mansl
District Of Columbia
News: The legal team for the former Marine convicted of stabbing a fellow Marine while uttering a homophobic epithet has been granted additional time to file a Rule 33 motion, a request for a new trial, after a jury in December found him guilty of voluntary manslaughter. Michael Poth, of Southeast D.C., was initially tried on a charge of second-degree murder while armed for stabbing Philip ...
February 24 2014
25 charged in fraud involving home care in DC
Oregon
Twenty-five people were charged Thursday with obtaining at least $75 million in fraudulent Medicaid payments from the District of Columbia government, a series of cases that federal prosecutors said added up to the largest...
February 22 2014
Father charged with killing his 3-year-old son -- Gazette.Net
District Of Columbia
A Damascus man is charged with murder for allegedly killing his 3-year-old adopted son. Brian Patrick O’Callaghan, 36, of the 25200 block of Conrad Court in Damascus, is charged with first-degree murder and child abuse resulting in the death of Hyunsu O’Callaghan, his adopted son.
February 18 2014
Damascus man charged with killing son held without bail Tuesday -- Gazette.Net
District Of Columbia
This story was updated at 1:45 p.m., Feb. 18, 2014. A Damascus man charged with murder for allegedly killing his 3-year-old son is being held without bail.
February 18 2014
Remembering Deoni Jones: Family, friends mark two-year anniversary of transgender woman's fatal
District Of Columbia
News: It's been two years since Deoni Jones, a 23-year old transgender woman, was stabbed in her face and killed while waiting at a Northeast D.C. bus stop. For family and friends of Jones, as well as for the District's transgender community and allies, the mourning continues. On Saturday, Feb. 8, a range of local political leaders, respected activists, representatives of various LGBT ...
February 15 2014
16 Democratic attorneys-general back contraception mandate at Supreme Court
Iowa
Officials from 15 states and the District of Columbia asked the Supreme Court on Wednesday to uphold a new rule that requires large employers to insure birth control as part of their health plans. Invalidating the rule, they said, would create a dangerous precedent that might allow corporations to flout ...
February 13 2014
Federal grants received by state-run exchanges
Oregon
The federal government operates the health insurance exchanges in 36 states but is financially supporting those being operated by 14 states and the District of Columbia. Those marketplaces are supposed ...
February 11 2014
Utah will expand Medicaid, likely using Arkansas-style "private option"
Arkansas
Via: The Advisory Board Company Utah Governor Gary Herbert announced yesterday that his state will expand Medicaid, becoming the twenty-sixth state (plus the District of Columbia) to do so via the Affordable Care Act . The state's legislative leaders are looking at options for just how to proceed, including exploring an approach similar to the so-called "private option" in Arkansas, which uses ...
January 26 2014
Albrecht Muth Convicted Of Killing Georgetown Socialite Viola Drath
District Of Columbia
Albrecht Muth, who was arrested in 2011 for killing his 91-year-old wife Viola Drath, was found guilty of first-degree murder. [ more › ]        
January 23 2014
Qualis Health Announces Contract with District of Columbia, Department of Health Care Finance
Nebraska
Qualis Health signs multi-year contract to provide utilization reviews and quality improvement activities to Medicaid participants. (PRWeb January 16, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/01/prweb11488827.htm
January 23 2014
Four Obamacare chiefs bolt jobs
Minnesota
Four out of the 15 chiefs of Obamacare exchanges run by states and the District of Columbia have quit or gone on leave.
January 10 2014
Abandon ship! Four Obamacare bosses bolt
Minnesota
Four out of the 15 chiefs of Obamacare exchanges run by states and the District of Columbia have either quit or gone on leave in recent weeks.
January 10 2014
Police Make Arrest In 1990 Murder of Shalonda Poole
District Of Columbia
It has taken 23 years but police in Greensboro said they may have solved the murder of a 7-year-old girl.  
January 09 2014
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