In Arizona, a retirement mecca, researchers are exploring healthy brain aging as doctors better manage heart disease and other chronic ailments. At the University of Arizona, neuroscience is a research priority.
The shuttering of the immigration court in Eloy and the restrictions at the neighboring detention center after an ongoing measles outbreak, is creating a backlog of cases. That's impacting the more than 1,200 immigrant detainees inside.
Health officials confirmed a person has died from rabbit fever in Coconino County. This is the first case of tularemia, or rabbit fever, in the county this year and the first death in more than a decade.
The Arizona Diamondbacks may have been the big winner in Major League Baseball’s off season, but after the off-season hype, the Diamondbacks find themselves tied for last place in the National League West.