The new law makes it a felony to collect and turn in someone else’s vote-by-mail ballot, but makes exceptions for family members, caregivers and those who live together.
Aug. 29, 2016
Downtown Phoenix
A municipal ID card in Phoenix is just one step away from becoming a reality. The Phoenix City Council will cast its final vote on the issue on Wednesday. The move has drawn harsh criticism from some state lawmakers who are vowing to reverse the policy in the state legislature.
Aug. 30, 2016

KJZZ News

For the third time in a month, Scottsdale Fire Department has had to remove snakes from residents' backyards. All three have been found around the same area of 75th Street and Osborn Road.
Aug. 30, 2016
Willis Towers Watson opened its technology hub and service center on Tuesday.The 92,000 square foot center will house customer service representatives handling insurance accounts, benefit advisors and software engineers.
Aug. 30, 2016
As floods in Baton Rouge remind us, weather and climate can have devastating impacts on our cities. To try to mitigate those effects, a group of scientists from 17 institutions around the U.S. and Latin America are trying to figure out ways to build more resilient infrastructure.
Aug. 30, 2016
Every year for the past 25 years, "The Princeton Review" has been putting out a book ranking what the company says are the country’s best colleges in a wide variety of categories – from “Great Financial Aid” to “Happiest Students” to, yes, “Party Schools.” But, one way you will not see them rank colleges is from the best to the worst.
Aug. 30, 2016
America’s opiate epidemic has been well documented, and Arizona is not immune from that. Public health officials are working on ways to combat the problem, and some of the underlying issues, as well.
Aug. 30, 2016

NPR News

Incumbent Sen. Marco Rubio easily dispatched his primary opponent and now faces Democratic Rep. Patrick Murphy in what will be one of the most closely watched contests of the year.
Aug. 30, 2016
The World Health Organization released new treatment guidelines that acknowledge an entire class of antibiotics is now all but useless against the sexually transmitted disease.
Aug. 30, 2016
State sexual assault law is tightened in the wake of the six-month sentence imposed on former Stanford student Brock Turner. He was convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman.
Aug. 30, 2016
California lawmakers just passed a landmark bill that would make farmworkers eligible for overtime if they work more than eight hours a day or 40 hours a week. Some farmers say they can't afford that.
Aug. 30, 2016
For the last four years, the American government has engaged in an ambitious campaign for LGBT rights around the world. But American support can be a double-edged sword.
Aug. 30, 2016