A new poll shows 69% of California voters back Proposition 45, a November ballot measure giving the insurance commissioner the power to stop excessive health-insurance rate increases.
Health insurance giant Anthem Blue Cross faces another lawsuit over switching consumers to narrow-network health plans ? with limited selections of doctors ? during the rollout of Obamacare.
Health insurance giant WellPoint Inc. is changing its corporate name to Anthem, the well-known brand it uses in California and other states.
Yu Darvish will miss at least a couple of starts for the Texas Rangers because of right elbow inflammation. Texas placed its ace from Japan on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday night, a day before his scheduled start against Tampa Bay. He will have an MRI exam Thursday. The move was retroactive to Sunday, a day after Darvish gave up six runs and nine hits over four innings in a loss at Texas. The Rangers said he didn't have any issues during that game, but felt tightness when throwing on the side Monday and that feeling never went away. Darvish is the 14th player currently on the DL for the Rangers. That is the most in the majors, as are the team's 24 overall uses of the...