Tag: Arizona

Arizona Passes 1 Million COVID-19 Cases

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona surpassed 1 million COVID-19 cases Friday, becoming...

GOP Governors, School Districts Battle Over Mask Mandates

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Students, some wearing protective masks, arrive for the first day of...

Idaho Governor Signs Onto Major Abortion-Rights Challenge

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Thursday signed onto an amicus brief in a case before the U.S. Supreme Court that could...

Recent Cyberattack Disrupted Cancer Care Throughout US

Cyberhacking of healthcare organizations are on the increase, and a recent cyberattack affected oncology care across the United States when hackers disrupted the software for...

Redistricting Will Always Be Contentious. Ask Arizona.

Some of the written public comments flowing into Arizona’s independent redistricting commission during its April 27 meeting struck similar notes: Arizonans describing themselves as transplants...

Google Hit With Antitrust Lawsuit Brought By 36 States and Washington, D.C.

Photo: JOSH EDELSON / Stringer (Getty Images) Google’s Android app store is the subject of an antitrust lawsuit brought by 36 states and Washington, D.C....

Arizona’s Shady Recount Hit With Reported Accusations Of Sexual Harassment

Managers of the GOP partisan audit of the Arizona presidential vote ignored complaints about sexual harassment at the operation for weeks, a Phoenix TV station...

Arizona Med Student Allegedly Threatens to Bomb Campus

A 29-year-old medical student at Midwestern University, in Glendale, Arizona, was arrested for allegedly threatening to bomb the campus and for making death threats to...

Driver rams cyclists in Arizona race, critically injuring 6

Police say a driver in a pickup truck has plowed into bicyclists competing in a community road race in Arizona, critically injuring several riders ByThe...

US deaths from heart disease and diabetes climbed amid COVID

The US saw remarkable increases in the death rates for heart disease, diabetes and some other common killers in 2020, and experts believe a big...

I’m sick of the Arizona heat. I want to move to a place with low humidity and a low cost of living — and I don’t want to move to a blue state

I am 52.5 years old, live in Scottsdale, Ariz., and currently make approximately $72,500 per year. I pay rent on a home of $1,600 a month,...

US COVID-19 Cases Drop as Spring Wave Slows

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. COVID-19 cases continue to decline in the U.S. as the spring...

Arizona Governor Signs Abortion Ban for Genetic Issues

Arizona Republican Gov. Doug Ducey speaks during a bill signing in Phoenix. PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday signed a sweeping antiabortion...

Language Barriers Hinder Vaccine Access

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. In January, the Virginia Department of Health website reassured English-speaking readers...

Marijuana Activists Offer #JointsforJabs to Back COVID Vaccination

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Marijuana legalization activists based in Washington, DC, set up tables at...

Coronavirus Deaths Rising in 30 US States Amid Winter Surge

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. NEW YORK (AP) — Coronavirus deaths are rising in nearly two-thirds...

ED Doc Fired for COVID Tweets Talks to Biden, Returns to Job

Cleavon Gilman, MD, 41, has had a speech impediment since he was young. He has trouble with certain sounds, such the “st” in “stutter.” That’s...

US Presidential polls: Donald Trump’s election challenges falling flat in courts

While President Donald Trump vows to press ahead with efforts to overturn the election, judges across the country have consistently swatted down his legal challenges....

‘Don the Con’ trumped by his own administration which says election was the ‘most secure in American history’

(This story originally appeared in on Nov 13, 2020) WASHINGTON: The Trump administration’s own federal agencies tasked with overseeing election security asserted on Thursday that...

Can Donald Trump still win the 2020 race for the White House?

By Reid J. Epstein Five days after television networks and other major news organizations called the presidential election for Joe Biden, President Donald Trump continues...

Colleges Testing Wastewater to Find COVID Outbreaks Early

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. More than 65 colleges or universities in the United States are...

Trump and Biden Face Off Over COVID-19, ACA in Final Debate

The COVID-19 pandemic figured prominently in the final debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden when they met on stage for...

‘We Are Not NY in April,’ But Docs In New Hot Spots Face Fatigue

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. When people in Houston find out that Hilary Fairbrother, MD, works...

Taiwan’s TSMC to build Arizona chip plant as U.S.-China tech rivalry escalates

(Reuters) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd, the biggest contract chipmaker, said it plans to build a $12 billion factory in Arizona in an apparent...

Robots to the rescue! Arizona students in lockdown will still get their graduation day

(Reuters) – Juili Kale’s dreams to receive her master’s degree diploma in a ceremony cheered on by her family were dashed by the coronavirus –...