After Maricopa County Sheriff's Office leaders were caught mischaracterizing a federal judge’s order in the racial profiling lawsuit against the agency, the judge required attorneys on both sides to craft a summary of his order. They turned in a draft last week, but now the Sheriff's office says it should be changed.
April 16, 2014

KJZZ News

State lawmakers have approved a bill putting extra requirements into place for so-called health insurance navigators.
April 16, 2014
About 100 people gathered in Steele Indian School Park on Wednesday in response to a recent congressional announcement alleging that about 40 veterans in Arizona died as a result of a delay in care at the Phoenix VA health care system.
April 16, 2014
The Valley’s second-largest city made a change in leadership Wednesday. Mesa will hold an election this summer to replace outgoing Mayor Scott Smith.
April 16, 2014
Some people who get food assistance in the Valley will soon see fresh meat on their tables. The St. Mary’s Food Bank is getting beef donations from the Arizona Cattlemen’s Association.
April 16, 2014
The 13th annual Phoenix Improv Festival kicks off Thursday at the Herberger Theater Center.
April 16, 2014

NPR News

Most often, when married business owners divorce, both relationships sour. But that's not always the case. Some couples have figured out a way to make their companies succeed even after they've split.
April 17, 2014
Once status symbols for newly minted millionaires, horses are now the voiceless victims in Spain's economic crash. Two sisters are adopting horses that might otherwise end up in the food supply.
April 17, 2014
It's the first polio cases in Equatorial Guinea since 1999. The virus spread from neighboring Cameroon. When polio is on the move in Central Africa, the toll can be tragic.
April 17, 2014
Scientists and food activists are launching a campaign to promote seeds that can be freely shared, rather than protected through patents and licenses. They call it the Open Source Seed Initiative.
April 17, 2014
The Sichuan peppercorn that makes our mouths tingle activates the same neurons as when our foot falls asleep. Scientists are hoping the connection unlocks clues for how to turn those neurons off.
April 17, 2014