Arizona teachers are paid less than their counterparts in neighboring states. That makes holding on to good teachers difficult, especially when that difference is only a quick drive away.
May 4, 2016

KJZZ News

Predictable weather, a different time zone and nearby colleges are among the reasons why a car loan company decided to open its newest customer service center in the East Valley.
May 4, 2016
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
A proposed copper mine near Tucson isn't likely to jeopardize the continued existence of more than a dozen endangered and threatened species and their habitats, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
May 4, 2016
A civil rights group says the Tucson Police Department is holding people at traffic stops longer than it should in order to check their immigration status. The complaints stem from the city’s enforcing a slice of Arizona’s immigration law, SB 1070.
May 3, 2016
The FBI said Tuesday they have arrested a 27-year-old man in connection with the kidnapping of an 11-year-old Navajo girl whose body was found south of Shiprock, New Mexico, on Tuesday morning.
May 3, 2016
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As more companies and government agencies find themselves dealing with data breaches, the importance of qualified workers in the cybersecurity field becomes more clear. But are American colleges and universities producing enough of them?
May 3, 2016

NPR News

Rachel Martin speaks with the CBC's Marion Warnica about the wildfires in Alberta, Canada, where authorities have issued a mandatory evacuation order for the 80,000 residents of Fort McMurray.
May 4, 2016
Sixteen-year-old Mohammed Abu Khdeir was kidnapped, beaten, doused in gasoline and burned to death in 2014. It escalated tensions during the lead-up to that summer's Gaza war.
May 4, 2016
Explaining his veto, Gov. Nathan Deal cites Antonin Scalia — as well as a college rules meeting attended by Thomas Jefferson back in 1824.
May 4, 2016
He's there to check in on federal efforts to help the Michigan city's residents after dangerous levels of lead in tap water were discovered last year.
May 4, 2016
Republican Ted Cruz has ended his candidacy, after Donald Trump won Indiana to all but clinch victory. Bernie Sanders also won, with 52 percent of the vote to Hillary Clinton's 47 percent.
May 4, 2016