A new method of paving has been successfully tested in other states and now Arizona is ready to try it to save drivers and the state money and fuel.
October 22, 2014

KJZZ News

Last Friday, same-sex marriage became a legal reality in Arizona. So what goes into bringing about major social change? And what's still left to do in the realm of same-sex marriage?
October 22, 2014
Shanesha Taylor is the Phoenix single mom who was charged by prosecutors for leaving her children in the car while she attended a job interview. Her situation brings into focus the difficulties homeless people—especially those with children—have in searching for a job.
October 22, 2014
The term “science fiction” doesn’t always make sense because the fiction may not stay that way.
October 22, 2014
In recent weeks, Mary Coyle’s ice cream shop and Baker’s Nursery decided to go out of business. Are those developments part of Phoenix losing its authenticity?
October 22, 2014
Arizona’s budget deficit is growing even as the major party gubernatorial nominees Fred DuVal and Doug Ducey tout big fiscal plans. So what kind of shape are we really in?
October 22, 2014

NPR News

Latinos make up 9 percent of the state's population and 2 percent of registered voters, and a new poll shows many are undecided. In Charlotte, Michel Martin learns more about their growing influence.
October 23, 2014
An independent investigation found that the school's Afro and Afro-American Studies Department used the "paper classes" to inflate grades for more than 3,000 students, nearly half of them athletes.
October 23, 2014
Most of those killed — 464 — were fighters with the Islamic State. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also counted 32 civilians among the dead.
October 23, 2014
It turns out that green coffee extract isn't a "miracle pill that can burn fat fast," even though Dr. Oz said so. But there are plenty more "miracle" cures out there. Here's how to sell your own.
October 23, 2014
Working as a porter in the mountains is a way out of poverty. But it's a job with great risk. After this month's killer storm, the government is calling for regulations to protect visitors and locals.
October 23, 2014