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EHealth jumps as co. reaches deal with government

EHealth's stock rose to its highest point in more than five years on Wednesday, as the online health insurance exchange reached a deal with the federal government that will help enroll tax-subsidy-eligible residents of 36 states in qualified health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act. Full story

News Summary: Aetna's 2Q profit rises 17 percent

PROFIT JUMP: Health insurer Aetna Inc. said Tuesday that its second-quarter earnings jumped 17 percent, and it raised its 2013 forecast as it reaped revenue and enrollment gains from its Coventry Health Care acquisition. Full story

Earnings Preview: Can Aetna beat on 2Q?

Investors want to see whether Aetna Inc. can turn in a strong second-quarter performance of its own Tuesday following good results from the country's other biggest health insurers. Full story

Colo. spending heavily to market health exchange

They're at festivals, libraries, churches and health fairs. They're on TV and radio, in English and Spanish. They're not trying to sell you health insurance. They're just trying to help you buy it. Full story

Sen. Al Franken on the 80/20 rule and publicizing the Affordable Care Act

   Senator Al Franken of Minnesota talks with Rachel Maddow about the plan to implement the Affordable Care Act and how the White House is getting the word out

New chief medical officer at Vermont Health Access

The Department of Vermont Health Access, which administers the state's publicly financed or subsidized health insurance programs, has named a new chief medical officer. Full story

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A woman runs in front of policemen during a protest asking for better pay and health benefits, on International Labour Day in Medellin May 1, 2013. REUTERS/Albeiro Lopera (COLOMBIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)