California Eyes Health Care For Immigrants In US IllegallyCalifornia lawmakers are considering proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally.
Risk Pool Considered As California Struggles With Wildfire CostsCalifornia officials are struggling to find ways for homeowners to afford insurance in fire-prone areas and for utilities to survive devastating wildfires.
Silicon Valley Online Insurance Company 'Gabi' Launches NationwideMegan Lookabaugh, Head of Growth for online insurance broker 'Gabi' talks to BAF about the company's nationwide launch.
California May Seek Insurance Policy To Cover Unexpected Disaster CostsState Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced a bill Thursday that would authorize state officials to enter into an insurance policy that pays out when California has unexpected costs for disaster response.
California's Camp Fire 'The World's Costliest Natural Disaster Of 2018'Northern California's historic wildfire that destroyed the town of Paradise and threatens to bankrupt PG&E, has been deemed the world’s costliest single natural disaster of 2018.
Fire-Weary California Homeowners Face Long Road To RecoveryCalifornians who lost a home to the state's wildfires could face a nightmarish recovery as they try to rebuild.
Unethical Drug Rehab 'Body Brokering' Leads To Tragic DeathIt has been dubbed "the Florida Shuffle." Drug addicts from across the country get lured to the sunshine state for decades with the promise of treatment, only to be traded from one unscrupulous drug rehab to another.
Rebuilding Is A Struggle After Wine Country WildfiresAs of late August, only nine of nearly 2,700 single-family homes lost here had been rebuilt, according to figures from the city's permitting office.
California Fires May Make Homeowners Insurance Harder To GetCalifornia homeowners may find themselves facing insurance headaches even if their houses weren't affected by this year's blazes.
California Launches Aetna Investigation After Medical Director's Stunning AdmissionCalifornia's insurance commissioner launches into Aetna after a former medical director for the insurer admitted under oath he never looked at patients' records when deciding whether to approve or deny care.
Staggering Losses Of Nearly $12 Billion In California Wildfires Nearly 45,000 insurance claims totaling a staggering $11.79 billion in losses have been filed in California in the wake of devastating wildfires in wine country and Southern California.
FBI Coming To Aid Of Wine Country Wildfire VictimsThe FBI has launched a task force of federal, state and local agencies in an attempt to stem the growing tide of fraudulent fire claims being filed in the wake of the deadly and devastating wine country wildfires.
Fire Losses From Recent California Wildfires Top $1 BillionCalifornia's insurance commissioner says preliminary estimates of losses from the state's recent siege of wildfires exceed $1 billion and that the figure is expected to rise.
State Farm Releases New Home, Auto Insurance Claim Numbers From FiresAlmost 1,900 homeowner insurance claims and more than 700 auto insurance claims have been made by residents to State Farm because of the Northern California wildfires, company officials said Thursday.
250,000 Overcharged State Farm Policyholders To Get RefundsCalifornia consumers with homeowners’ and renters’ policies will receive $13.3 million in refunds from State Farm Insurance Co.