Minn. Hospital Among Those Paying $28M To Settle Allegations Involving MedicareThe U.S. Justice Department says 32 hospitals in 15 states have agreed to pay $28 million to settle allegations they admitted patients for certain procedures that could have been done on an outpatient basis, resulting in higher Medicare bills.
For-Profit School Students In Wis. Will See Loans ForgivenThe state board that oversees for-profit colleges says hundreds of students who enrolled at four Wisconsin schools can get some of their loans forgiven.
4 Things To Know For Nov. 22, 2015Here's a look at the four things you need to know for Nov. 22, 2015.
4 Things To Know: Timberwolves Honor Saunders, MN High In Student Loan Debt & MoreFrom a federal investigation into a police officer's behavior at a South Carolina school to the Minnesota Timberwolves' memorial to coach Flip Saunders, here is a look at the top four stories for Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015.
Dakotas Tribal Leaders Pitching Pot As Economic OpportunityMarijuana companies in California and Colorado have tabbed prominent American Indian leaders from the Dakotas to help prod tribes across the nation into the pot business.
Medtronic Settles Off-Label Promotion AllegationsMedical device maker Medtronic will pay $2.8 million to the U.S. Justice Department to settle allegations that it paid doctors to push an unapproved use of one of its products.
Groups In 13 States Want US To Block Internet Bets Family-centric groups in 13 states are calling on Congress to block states across the nation from legalizing Internet gambling, saying the societal costs will far outweigh the benefit to tax coffers.
Medtronic To Pay $23.5M To Settle Kickback Claims Medtronic Inc., the world's largest maker of medical devices, has agreed to pay $23.5 million to settle allegations that it paid kickbacks to doctors to implant its pacemakers and defibrillators, the U.S. Justice Department said Monday.