The repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act has moved on to the U.S. Senate, and the debate is heating up in red states like Arizona. More than half a million people got coverage under the law, yet it’s also often held up as the poster child for the law's failures.
May 26, 2017
Joe Arpaio
Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to consider his request to have a jury, rather than a judge, decide whether he should be convicted of criminal contempt-of-court charge for defying a court order in a racial profiling case.
May 26, 2017

KJZZ News

A view of I-17 traffic, from inside a car
The Arizona Department of Transportation has a message for drivers north of Phoenix on I-17 this weekend: slow down.
May 26, 2017
proposed pedestrian processing facility
The federal government would pay to overhaul the port of entry in San Luis under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for next year.
May 26, 2017
John McCain
The U.S. Senate is still looking at the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which was approved by the House almost a month ago.
May 26, 2017
Phoenix Comicon
Police are adding extra security at the Phoenix Comicon following the arrest of a man armed with guns and ammunition who allegedly posted online threats against officers.
May 26, 2017
Global Water Resources logo
Phoenix-based Global Water Resources has a plan to consolidate small water utilities across the state. The water utility closed on its first purchase this week.
May 25, 2017

NPR News

He and his daughter Rebekah have quietly emerged as powerful donors to Republican candidates and causes, including President Trump.
May 26, 2017
Evacuations are underway, with helicopters and boats trying to reach stranded communities. More than 100 more people are missing, the country's disaster management center says.
May 26, 2017
Friday's deadly assault was the latest attack against the Coptic Christian minority. A 70-year-old woman who was stripped and dragged through the streets last year is pursuing justice in court.
May 26, 2017
Courtney Pieters' death this month made headlines and sparked an outcry. The country is only now beginning to address its high rate of child murder.
May 26, 2017
"Uh oh My ANNUAL Memorial Day long weekend starts NOW," the Fox News pundit tweeted, predicting "breathless" speculation about his departure after he drew backlash for pushing a baseless story.
May 26, 2017