Mich. mental health panel makes recommendations

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan should better unify health services for the mentally disabled, give priority to military veterans and children who need help, and erad……

State accuses Houston cancer doctor of false ads

HOUSTON (AP) — The state medical board is accusing a Houston doctor of falsely advertising his unlicensed cancer drug. The Texas Medical Board filed a formal complain……

Governor urges NM lawmakers to focus on economy

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez wants lawmakers to focus on economic development, including expanding programs that train health care professionals. In h……

Lawmakers hear support for legalizing marijuana

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Supporters of legalized marijuana made their long-shot pitch to Louisiana lawmakers Tuesday, saying it could generate dollars for the state t……

Text of Gov. Nixon’s State of State address

Text of Gov. Jay Nixon’s State of the State address as prepared for delivery Tuesday evening: Thank you, Lieutenant Governor Kinder, Speaker Jones, President……

Heat, Michelle Obama team up for video

MIAMI (AP) — Michelle Obama is a big proponent of fitness. The Miami Heat are big fans of the photobombing craze. Combining the two seems like a hit. The first lady and som……

Gov. Scott will vote against medical marijuana

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Gov. Rick Scott said Tuesday he will vote against a proposed constitutional amendment to allow the medical use of marijuana if it m……

BC-UT–Utah News Coverage Advisory, UT

Good afternoon! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Utah. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, a……