Aetna Inc.

  • News

    January 30, 2014

    The Politely Evil Empire

    How the U.S. Chamber of Commerce became the greatest (bumbling) enemy of America.

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2012

    Two Dallas County Men Are Suing Blue Cross, Claim Its Market Share Lets It Screw Texans

    If you live in Texas and have health insurance, chances are your coverage is through either Aetna or Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, and it's about twice as likely to be the latter. The insurance giant covers 7.7 million Texans, controlling roughly 40 percent of the market. Some might argue th ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2012

    The Dallas Police and Fire Pension's Big Real Estate Gamble

    Museum Tower isn't the only troubled real-estate deal that the pension fund has gone all in on. But so far, only its investment advisers are winning big.

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Deep Ellum Urban Gardens Could be Hours Away from a Big Donation

    Dallas girl Lindsey Cook is in a tight race with Mary Edwards from California as the fan favorite in the Aetna Healthy Food Fight -- a fight that could mean a nice influx of cash for the Deep Ellum Urban Gardens. In case you missed it, through a contest at the State Fair, Cook was chosen to go to N ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2011

    Deep Ellum Urban Gardens Could Get a Major Boost from a Local Woman's Stuffed Peppers

    ​As an avid runner and cook, Lindsey Cook of Dallas loves to create healthy dishes, like her quinoa and turkey stuffed bell peppers. Easy, versatile and full of deliciousness, Cook was so smitten with the recipe that she entered it in the Aetna Healthy Food Fight contest. From there, the dish ... More >>

  • News

    January 22, 2004

    Return of the Black Widow

    Death and rumors have followed Sandra Bridewell for decades. But no one could predict the strange turn her life has taken today.

  • News

    February 13, 2003

    Slave Wages

    The fight for slavery reparations takes on a local twist

  • Culture

    October 19, 2000

    The Power and No Story

    The DMA's Mexican masters exhibit schleps around the world in service to...Aetna?

  • News

    February 11, 1999

    The Fugitive

    Child psychiatrist Robert Gross claims malicious federal prosecutors unfairly charged him with fraud and forced him to flee to England. Is it the doctor or the judicial system that is out of touch with reality?

  • News

    March 19, 1998

    Dr. Bombastic

    Dallas oncologist Dennis Birenbaum claims he's been given a bad rap by the state and media. Now he's going to make them pay.

  • News

    August 24, 1995

    Couldn't Medicare less

    Shady goings-on in the fight over health care