North Dakota Blue Cross fires top executive
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The company that does business as Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota fired its president and chief executive officer on Monday, days after the state's dominate insurer reported nearly $80 million in financial losses in 2013.
Paul von Ebers had been the Blues' top executive since 2009. He succeeded former CEO Mike Unhjem, who was fired amid criticism over a Caribbean retreat for the insurer's employees.
The bulk of the company's financial woes stem from a sub...