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WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials say the second-largest health insurer in the United States has agreed to pay a record $16 million to settle potential privacy violations in the biggest health care hack in the nation's history.

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This bistro classic is as refined as it is rich. We kept the filling onion-forward by cooking the strands in rendered bacon fat and stirring them into a light custard. Use yellow or white onions here; sweet onions will make the tart too sweet. Use a 9-inch tinned-steel tart pan.

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In our experience, most recipes for scalloped potatoes take hours of work yet still produce unevenly cooked potatoes in a heavy, curdled sauce. This version is faster than most and produces layer upon layer of thinly sliced, tender potatoes, creamy sauce, and nicely browned, cheesy crust.

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Perhaps the most famous holiday cake is the Yule Log, which, for good reason, gets trotted out every holiday season. There's much to be said for this classic, but we wanted to develop a unique variation for the holidays with a pumpkin jelly roll cake encasing a simple filling.

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A couple of years ago a neighbor of mine noticed that I called for gochujang, a Korean hot paste, in a recipe on my blog. She was excited that an ingredient she had grown up with was making its way into recipes in more mainstream American outlets, getting its deserved recognition in the spic…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Skipping your checkup but not grandma's? Caring for an older loved one is a balancing act, and a new poll shows that too often it's the caregivers' health that's neglected.

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LONDON (AP) — A baby born to Prince Harry and Meghan, the duchess of Sussex, would be seventh in line for the British throne when it is born next spring. Here is the current line of succession to the British throne upon of the death of 92-year-old Queen Elizabeth II:

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Low-income people in states that haven't expanded Medicaid are much more likely to forgo needed medical care than the poor in other states, according to a government report due out Monday amid election debates from Georgia to Utah over coverage for the needy.

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PHOENIX (AP) — In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: "I want to ask you a question about health care."

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PHOENIX (AP) — In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: "I want to ask you a question about health care."

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Guards and inmates at a Connecticut prison find themselves same side of a legal fight against the state, which they say did not do enough to prevent their exposure to radon.

Intrinsic in our criminal justice system is the understanding that if individuals commit a crime and serve out their sentences, they are given a clean slate. In the eyes of the state, that’s true. However, at home in our communities, that’s not always the case.

Vermont became a destination for top-notch classical music instrumentalists with the founding of Marlboro Music Festival in 1951, but most played and left. Not so anymore, as many fine musicians have made Vermont their home, while others grew up here and stayed or returned.

Tusk: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute brings its tasteful and spot-on reproductions of the original band’s hit recordings to the Barre Opera House for a Celebration Series concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19.

The power of destiny, of love, of grief. The big orchestral sound matching the big operatic voices and the big emotions. All of this and more can be heard at the Vermont Philharmonic’s annual Opera Gala conducted by Lou Kosma at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Cen…

“Frankenstein” has been made and remade and parodied since it was first written in 1818 and it’s still a classic. It’s a perfect Halloween story with its mix of camp and horror, and Shoot the Moon Theater Company is presenting “Frankenstein” Oct. 19-Nov. 2 for its annual Halloween Spectacular.

When mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča and tenor Roberto Alagna joined forces for a new production of “Carmen” at the Metropolitan Opera, the results were electrifying. Now this star duo reunites for another sensual French opera when they open the season in the title roles of Saint-Saëns’ biblical…

BARRE – Studio Place Arts (SPA) has selected local artist Tuyen My Nguyen to participate in its Studio Residency Program from Nov. 1, 2018 to Oct. 12, 2019.

Blanche Honegger Moyse, likely Vermont’s most influential musician and one of the world’s great Bach conductors, died in Brattleboro in 2011 at the age of 101. Since then, her Blanche Moyse Chorale and Brattleboro Music Center have remembered her annually with a Bach concert that brings toge…

Comprehensive listings of public art exhibits throughout the region.

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DENVER & MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 13, 2018--Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP; TSX: TPX) is saddened to announce that William (“Bill”) K. Coors, former chairman of the board of Adolph Coors Company and one of the truly great beer industry leaders, died peacefully at his home …