In 2015, America spent $3.2 trillion on health care, nearly $10,000 per person. But, we live shorter, sicker lives than people in most other wealthy countries. That’s according to a new two-year study from the RAND Corporation that found that counties that spend more money on social safety-net programs have better health outcomes.
Have you ever thought of a friend you haven't seen in a long time only to run into her the same day? Have you ever thought of a historical figure and had that same person be a clue in The New York Times crossword puzzle?
Researchers have been working on ways to make treating diseases more efficient and successful. Now, an invention from ASU scientists is helping that effort by allowing for the potential of discovering what ailments patients have before they start showing symptoms.
Arizona Supreme Court Justices heard arguments Tuesday over how far charter cities can go in enacting their own ordinances. Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services was in the courtroom Tuesday, and joins me today.
Upon taking office in January, Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone laid out a long list of priorities. One of those was to restore confidence among communities of color that they could trust the agency.
The Arizona State Retirement System reduced the number of shares of Wells Fargo Bank stock it holds, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the agency that enforces federal securities laws.
President Donald Trump said he’ll renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada. That has a lot of businesses that do cross-border trade concerned. That includes some U.S. energy executives, though energy was excluded from NAFTA.
Military deployment has increased violence since the beginning of Mexico’s war on drug trafficking. That’s according to Froylan Enciso, the lead author of a new report from the International Crisis Group.