Category: National News

Amazon Considers Offering Home Insurance

Jun 8, 2018 has contemplated offering home insurance as an offshoot of its development work on robots and other connected devices for the home, according to a person familiar with the discussions. The idea is that robots and other smart devices can …

US provides $277M for hurricane-damaged public transit

Jun 4, 2018

The U.S. Department of Transportation will provide more than $277 million to help hurricane-damaged public transportation in Texas, Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin islands. The funding announced Thursday is earmarked for response and rebuilding projects related to …

Updated hurricane season forecast calls for fewer storms

Jun 1, 2018

A closely watched hurricane forecast provided some good news on a stormy Thursday, despite last week’s premature start to hurricane season. Colorado State University announced a slight reduction in its initial forecast for hurricane season and now calls for six …

NAIC Holds Public Hearing on Covered Agreement

Feb 20, 2018

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners held a public hearing today, February 20, 2018, to address the reinsurance collateral provisions of the Bilateral Agreement Between the United States of America and the European Union on Prudential Measures Regarding Insurance and Reinsurance