District to restart class amid court case, statehouse debate

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Salt Lake City students are expected to resume in-person learning for…

Navajo Nation reports 94 new COVID-19 cases, 11 more deaths

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) – Navajo Nation health officials on Wednesday reported 94 new COVID-19 cases…

Alaska reports 24 COVID-19 deaths, 1 described as recent

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – The state health department Wednesday announced 24 deaths of Alaskans related to…

Ovechkin on COVID list, Caps fined $100K; Canes games off

WASHINGTON (AP) – Alex Ovechkin and three other Washington Capitals players were added to the NHL’s…

Health officials urge Ivey to extend Alabama’s mask order

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Health officials want Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey to extend a state mask…

Where Biden stood, reminders of a failed insurrection

WASHINGTON (AP) – The reminders of the siege were everywhere. Read more…

Brady, talented Buccaneers playmakers developing chemistry

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – When Tom Brady drops back in the pocket he has a bunch…

Missouri Republicans move to limit health officials’ power

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Republican senators in Missouri on Wednesday debated ways to check health…

Louisiana police chief recovering, fire chief dies of COVID

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – A Louisiana police chief is recovering from COVID-19 while a longtime…

Pence returns to Indiana hometown as vice presidency ends

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) – Former Vice President Mike Pence returned Wednesday to his Indiana hometown, where…

SC adds some parents to vaccine list amid high demand

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – South Carolina health officials have slightly expanded the pool of people eligible…

Fla Surgeon General on vaccine wait: ‘We will get to you’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida’s surgeon general urged the federal government on Wednesday to increase allotments…

United Airlines posts $1.9 billion loss in pandemic-laden 4Q

United Airlines said Wednesday that it finished one of the worst years in its history by…

Electric aviation company moves headquarters to Everett

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) – An aviation startup has announced it is consolidating its operations at a…

No. 3 UConn women add game at No. 15 Arkansas on Jan. 28

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – UConn’s 3rd-ranked women’s basketball team agreed Wednesday to play at No. 15…

Biden repudiates white supremacy, calls for racial justice

After taking the oath of office Wednesday, President Joe Biden issued a rare repudiation of white…

Grizzlies-Blazers called off; NBA stresses new protocols

Contact tracing issues for the Memphis Grizzlies meant they would not have enough players eligible to…

Ohio pharmacy suspended after 890 vaccine doses wasted

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A pharmacy responsible for distributing the coronavirus vaccine to Ohio nursing homes…

Health officials describe ‘tricky’ vaccine delivery process

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – As South Dakota attempts to continue the fast pace of its COVID-19…

Colorado closing COVID-19 overflow site at convention center

DENVER (AP) – Emergency management officials have decided to decommission a temporary medical facility set up…