LAS VEGAS (AP) — Five Las Vegas-area high schools are being sanitized after norovirus broke out among people using the facilities last week for… More »
Biotech IPOs have gone from hot to cold.
Biotechnology stocks were among the most sought-after initial public offerings this year, with 38 through mid-November.… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines Water Works has decided to continue adding fluoride to the water it delivers to about 500,000 people… More »
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho will let insurance carriers reinstate coverage for thousands of people who were due to have policies canceled under President… More »
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia test center and goal kicker Christian Leali’ifano will have surgery on his oft-injured right ankle next week and the… More »
Recent editorials from Tennessee newspapers:
The Post-Intelligencer, Paris, Tenn., on texting while driving arrests come rarely:
Since 2010, it’s been illegal in… More »
CHICAGO (AP) — An appellate court on Tuesday questioned a lawyer for the state of Wisconsin about why lawmakers singled out abortion clinics in… More »
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers:
The Post and Courier, Charleston, S.C., on battling the bad-news bugs:
Public health menaces originating… More »
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two-time Mexican presidential challenger Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador suffered a heart attack Tuesday that required surgery, but he was reported… More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Recommendations by corrections consultants reviewing suicide-prevention measures in the Ohio prisons agency:
— Consider assigning a mental health professional to… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Genetic testing company 23andMe is facing a class action lawsuit alleging that the Silicon Valley startup misled customers with advertising for… More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State health officials are reporting North Carolina’s first three adult deaths from seasonal influenza.
The N.C. Department of Health and… More »
PARIS (AP) — Extensive reports by French scientists into Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat’s death have ruled out poisoning by radioactive polonium, his widow said… More »
PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities in Phoenix say tests indicate a passenger whose presence on a flight from Texas caused a tuberculosis scare doesn’t have… More »
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — About 150 nurses at a northeastern Pennsylvania hospital are picketing to protest their lack of a contract.
Members of the… More »