Friday, August 22 2014 1:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:37:37 GMT
Malaysia is preparing to receive the bodies and ashes of 20 of its citizens killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July.More >>
The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history.More >>
Friday, August 22 2014 12:32 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:32:27 GMT
The founder of a Montgomery boot camp billed as a military style training program for at risk students is under arrested and charged with two counts of sexual abuse of a child.More >>
He uses tough love and a military style approach to keep kids in Montgomery out of trouble but now, the founder of a local discipline academy has found himself in trouble with the law. Glenn Veasy is facing sexual abuse allegations involving one of the teens in his boot camp. More >>
Thursday, August 21 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:48:02 GMT
Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System Director James Talton and Chief of Staff Dr. Cliff Robinson have been placed on administrative leave, VA Southeast Network Director Charles Sepich announcedMore >>
Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System Director James Talton and Chief of Staff Dr. Cliff Robinson have been placed on administrative leave, VA Southeast Network Director Charles Sepich announced Thursday.More >>
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -
With the new Affordable Care Act health exchanges opening Oct. 1, many consumers still have questions about the exchanges and how the new law will affect them.
To help answer some of those questions, FOX6 is teaming up with BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama, St. Vincent's, the Alabama Association of Health Underwriters and Balch & Bingham law firm.
If you still have questions you would like answered, there are several resources available:
-Healthcare Hotline (24/7) 1-800-318-2596
-Visit www.healthcare.gov to learn which plans you may qualify for. You can purchase a plan through the health exchange, which open for enrollment Oct. 1.
-Online chat available at www.healthcare.gov. Click "See Your Options." Once the page loads, click "Live Chat" in the bottom right corner. A new window will open to chat.
-BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama has created a special website dedicated to explaining and exploring the Affordable Care Act. Visit http://www.hcralabamablue.com/ for more information or call 1-855-890-7416.