Jury delivers $25.5 million ‘statement’ to Aetna to change its ways

(CNN)An Oklahoma jury has awarded $25.5 million to the family of a cancer patient denied coverage by Aetna, with jurors saying that the insurer acted “recklessly” and that the verdict was meant as a message for Aetna to change its ways. The case revolved around the 2014 denial of coverage…

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For 10 years, a chemical not EPA approved was in their drinking water

(CNN)For 10 years, some residents in Denmark, South Carolina, have been suspicious of the rust-colored water coming from their taps. They’ve been collecting samples in jars and using bottled or spring water, even though the local and state government assured them it was safe. The state government was adding a…

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10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, AMZN, GOOGL, FB, BRK.B)

Here is what you need to know.  Trump says his administration is ‘looking at’ whether Amazon, Facebook and Google are violating antitrust laws. President Donald Trump told the news site Axios in an interview that aired on HBO Sunday night that the European Union’s $5 billion fine against Google made him…

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Your brand is ignoring its most captive audience — here’s why podcasts should be the go-to channel for your next ad campaign (KRW)

This is a preview of The Podcast Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. The number of US podcast consumers has more than doubled in the past decade — and there’s still a long runway for growth. And the podcast listenership base continues to grow in…

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Ariana Grande Has The BEST Response To An Article About Engagement Rings!

Ariana Grande is speaking from experience! On Thursday, The Zoe Report — a publication founded by stylist Rachel Zoe — released an article about engagement ring shopping. Related: Ariana Grande Knew Pete Davidson Would Mention Her On ‘SNL’! After they shared the story on Instagram, the No Tears Left To Cry…

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Andre Ward excited for ‘Creed II’ movie, future of boxing | Stephen A. Smith Show

Stephen A. Smith talks with boxer Andre Ward about his excitement for the upcoming ‘Creed 2’ movie and how the sport of boxing keeps defying the notion that the sport is dying. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC ✔ Subscribe to…

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Ladies and gentlemen, the worst (and the best) of the midterm election campaign ads

(CNN)If Election Day is the Super Bowl of American politics, then the campaign ads deserve at least as much celebration and scrutiny as halftime commercials do. New ad questions Ted Cruz’s Texas ‘toughness’ Continuing with the movie metaphor, there’s another Texas ad on the good list — but this one’s…

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What Happens When NASAs Engineers Have A Pumpkin-Carving Contest (30+ Pics)

Yes, for the past seven years during the Halloween season these brainiacs have competed in an ‘unofficial’ pumpkin carving contest, which NASA mechanical engineer Mike Meacham said gives them a chance to let out some creativity and bond. “I don’t think, even at the time, they appreciated just how seriously…

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