California lawmakers send Gavin Newsom COVID stimulus deal

California Gov. Gavin Newsom, right, takes questions from the media after a visit to Ramona Gardens Recreation Center in Los Angeles to discuss the state’s efforts to vaccinate hard-to-reach and disproportionately impacted communities, Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021. California’s new system of delivering and scheduling coronavirus vaccines is being rolled out […]

COVID leaning robot at Key West airport has a name

Meet R2Key2, the nearly six-foot ultraviolet light-emitting robot that disinfects Key West International Airport. Yes, the 300-pound cleaner now has a name. The Star Wars-inspired name comes from an online contest sponsored by the Monroe County Tourist Development Council. The TDC, which announced the winner last week, said it received […]

Concierge Medicine Has Boomed During Covid. Here’s How to Tell if It’s Right for You.

Joykid9940/Dreamstime Text size As many medical centers postponed elective procedures and routine examinations during the early days of the pandemic, there was one group of patients who mostly kept seeing their doctors as usual: those who are members of concierge practices. Concierge medicine—where patients pay what amounts to a retainer […]