Glendale police believe two fifteen year old girls died in a murder-suicide at Independence High School Friday morning. Authorities have identified them as 10th graders, but will not release their names.
Feb. 12, 2016

KJZZ News

The signing of SB 1070 by then-Gov. Jan Brewer highlighted Arizona as a state that was determined to pass legislation that was meant to be tough on undocumented immigrants.
Feb. 12, 2016
It’s possible you haven’t seen a dried gourd since Thanksgiving, when they’re used in abundance as centerpieces, but in Casa Grande gourds are a big deal right now thanks to an annual gourd festival held there.
Feb. 12, 2016
Arizona lawmakers are debating whether to allow electronic billboards through most of La Paz and Mohave Counties. Current law only allows them along a corridor from Phoenix towards California along I-10 and I-8.
Feb. 12, 2016
The Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival is celebrating its 20th year. It starts on Sunday. This year, organizers are touting a trio of Holocaust-related movies that are appropriate for younger viewers.
Feb. 12, 2016
For the past few years, the Metro Light Rail has connected downtown Phoenix to Valley cities. For local travelers this has been a new mode of transportation for the Valley. Well, it isn’t.
Feb. 12, 2016

NPR News

Since September, Florida has been fighting an infestation of the Oriental fruit fly, an invasive pest that threatened more than 400 crops. The state declared the insect eradicated as of Saturday.
Feb. 13, 2016
Embedding musicians in a low-income elementary school has brought gains in math and reading. But is this a boutique approach, or could it be scaled?
Feb. 13, 2016
The California Air Resources Board was recording with an infrared camera as the methane leak on the outskirts of LA was finally controlled Thursday. The leak still needs to be permanently capped.
Feb. 13, 2016
"You can have a really good time in the Peace Corps when you're old," says Alice Carter, who at age 87 is the oldest volunteer in the Peace Corps.
Feb. 13, 2016
On Saturday, 220,000 soldiers across Brazil are going door to door to raise awareness about the Zika virus, and promote mosquito control efforts that could slow the disease's spread.
Feb. 13, 2016