Local

Insurance Scam Targets Iowans

Photo: clipart.com

Insurance Scam Targets Iowans

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller is warning that scammers are targeting uninsured Iowans who will use the state’s “Insurance Exchange” this fall to shop for coverage.

Earlier this spring Miller’s office received tips about criminals posing as federal employees implementing the Affordable Care Act, seeking personal information from Iowans. Now, Miller’s office is investigating radio advertisements in central Iowa.

Miller encourages Iowans who believe they may have had contact with a scammer to contact his office in Des Moines.

Recent Headlines

in National

Making headlines this week

AP141543910901_5

A look back at some of the big stories and the headlines you may have missed.

in National

Hundreds seek safety as historic floods ravage Texas

mailboxes

Thunderstorms continue to pelt large parts of the region as emergency responders are still working to rescue stranded residents.

in National

Visitors to NYC’s World Trade Center can ‘see forever’

worldtradeobservatory

The center's new observatory opens today, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.

in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, May 29

flooding

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

in Local

Plenty of Jobs in Agriculture

farming1

A report recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows there are plenty of jobs in ag-related fields.