Some residents in the border town of Arivaca, Ariz., have claimed a local Border Patrol checkpoint does not make the community safer, but subjects people, especially Latinos, to unnecessary harassment.
October 21, 2014

KJZZ News

Phoenix officials are launching a new initiative to protect the city's water supplies against drought.
October 21, 2014
Authorities say a suspect has been arrested on suspicion of arson after an early morning fire forced the evacuation of a 40-unit apartment complex in Mesa.
October 21, 2014
The Border Patrol says it rescued an undocumented immigrant from Mexico and one from Guatemala in the mountains west of Arivaca.
October 21, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer has fired the director of the state Department of Administration for unknown reasons.
October 21, 2014
The city of Phoenix is considering issuing municipal identification cards.
October 21, 2014

NPR News

The gynecological surgeon's Panzi Hospital in eastern DRC has treated thousands of women who were victims of rape.
October 22, 2014
The Pew Research Center's first study on online harassment shows it happens to most of us. But gender disparities are starkest in online gaming.
October 22, 2014
About 200 pro-democracy activists held signs and shouted slogans in front of the home of Leung Chun-ying, a day after student leaders met with government officials in an effort to defuse the crisis.
October 22, 2014
Just because the Food and Drug Administration recalls a supplement because it contains dangerous substances, doesn't mean the product disappears from the market.
October 22, 2014
Jeffrey Fowle, 56, who was arrested in North Korea in May after allegedly leaving a bible in a club for foreign sailors, arrived at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base this morning.
October 22, 2014