Patients facing higher ER costs as insurance companies make budget cuts

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As more insurance companies are refusing to pay for specific emergency room visits, a new investigation from consumer reports finds many patients are getting stuck with some big bills. | read more:
Patients facing higher ER costs as insurance companies make budget cuts

Patients facing higher ER costs as insurance companies make budget cuts
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Cape planning to use more energy-efficient technology to save taxpayer dollars

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The city said it’s already saved 28 percent from what they spent a decade ago, but the goal is to save 40 percent by 2025. | read more:
Cape planning to use more energy-efficient technology to save taxpayer dollars

Cape planning to use more energy-efficient technology to save taxpayer dollars
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Cape Coral High School freshman becoming a 'trailblazer' on the baseball diamond

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Cape Coral freshman Sophie Matthewson is the first female baseball player in Southwest Florida. | read more:
Cape Coral High School freshman becoming a ‘trailblazer’ on the baseball diamond

Cape Coral High School freshman becoming a ‘trailblazer’ on the baseball diamond
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$500K bond for shooting suspect’s brother in school trespass

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A judge set an unusually high $500,000 bond on Tuesday and imposed a host of other restrictions for the brother of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz. | read more:
0K bond for shooting suspect’s brother in school trespass

0K bond for shooting suspect’s brother in school trespass
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Survivor of school shooting to use 'white privilege'

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One of the students who survived last month’s shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead says he must use “white privilege” to offset racial disparity in the way the shooting is covered by the media. | read more:
Survivor of school shooting to use ‘white privilege’

Survivor of school shooting to use ‘white privilege’
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Florida mom sentenced to 3 years in son's car accident death

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A Florida judge sentenced a woman to three years in prison, saying her negligence led to the death of her 2-year-old son who wandered into the path of a sports utility vehicle. | read more:
Florida mom sentenced to 3 years in son’s car accident death

Florida mom sentenced to 3 years in son’s car accident death
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