An Arizona inmate is dead after a controversial execution that lasted almost two hours.
July 23, 2014

KJZZ News

As the next few days bring near-record heat to the Valley, most residents know to drink water and stay inside when possible. But if you have to be outside, be aware of the surfaces you surround yourself with.
July 23, 2014
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will list a fish found along the Arizona-New Mexico border under the Endangered Species Act.
July 23, 2014
The Arizona Department of Economic Security said it recovered more than $2 million in the last fiscal year in fines, fees and restitution.
July 23, 2014
The Valley is under an excessive heat warning from 10 this morning until 8 p.m. tomorrow. This can make things difficult for summer camps across the Phoenix area.
July 23, 2014
Flags are flying at half staff on the Navajo Nation in honor of a Code Talker.
July 23, 2014

NPR News

Officials who were attempting to put inmate Joseph Wood to death today instead watched him gasp and snort for more than an hour, Wood's attorney says.
July 23, 2014
The latest version of the DISCLOSE Act, which would force donor disclosure on outside organizations that engage in election politics, is facing now-familiar opposition from Republican lawmakers.
July 23, 2014
The legislation would require any politically active group that spends more than $10,000 to list its donors.
July 23, 2014
A new book claims the organic label can't be trusted, especially on food that's imported. Yet there is a global system for verifying the authenticity of organic food, and it mostly seems to work.
July 23, 2014
Fire crews have been battling several major fires in central and eastern Washington, including one that has stretched over 250,000 acres.
July 23, 2014