All but a few very small areas of the Apache Sitgreaves forest are open for camping in time for Labor Day weekend.
August 29, 2014

KJZZ News

We brought back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions.
August 29, 2014
The annual burning of Zozobra will be held in northern New Mexico tonight. This is the 90th straight year the 50 foot marionette, also known as Old Man Gloom, will be set on fire in Santa Fe.
August 29, 2014
Officials at the Arizona Game and Fish Department are investigating the shooting of a desert tortoise, a protected species.
August 29, 2014
This week we hear from Strange Lot, a three-piece psychedelic band with a hint of garage rock based in Phoenix.
August 29, 2014
The Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity has filed a petition to protect the insect under the Endangered Species Act as a threatened species.
August 29, 2014

NPR News

Russian and Ukrainian officials are meeting today with Russia-backed separatists and international monitors, but the sides remain far apart and the fighting continues in the eastern part of Ukraine.
September 01, 2014
An oft-repeated bit of campaign advice held that, "It's the economy, stupid." But maybe in this mid-term election cycle, that's not quite right.
September 01, 2014
The law requires doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges to a nearby hospital. The judge's ruling allows the law to take effect, but doctors who break it won't be penalized.
September 01, 2014
Some earlier research hinted that Ritalin and Adderall can hamper a child's growth. But a study of adults who took the drugs as kids now suggests any such effect is only temporary.
September 01, 2014
The medical students were in Iquitos. They could provide much-needed surgery for the residents of this remote Peruvian town. Just one problem: They didn't have enough patients.
September 01, 2014