Being prepared for a large-scale disaster is not a new notion. In the days of the Cold War, many Americans built bomb shelters. While the threat of nuclear war may have diminished, the “prepper” culture remains.
October 30, 2014

KJZZ News

As voters are set to return politicians to office or elect new ones next week, an exhibit at ASU looks at some of Arizona’s political firsts.
October 30, 2014
Nurse Kaci Hickox of Maine went out for a bike ride Thursday, defying the state’s voluntary quarantine of medical workers who have treated patients with Ebola.
October 30, 2014
All eyes are on the Nov. 4 election, but it’s really Jan. 12, 2015, that matters the most.
October 30, 2014
The city of Chandler says bus ridership has increased by more than 20 percent over the last five years.The city is upgrading facilities to accommodate riders.
October 30, 2014
Mesa is updating its sign rules 25 years after they were written.
October 30, 2014

NPR News

Over the past century, midterm elections have been pretty rough on the party that holds the White House.
October 30, 2014
Police say Frein opened fire on two state troopers at the Pocono Mountains more than a month ago. He was described as a survivalist.
October 30, 2014
Gary Morse developed a mega retirement community called The Villages. His Florida haven for retirees grew to become the largest master-planned community in the country. Morse died Wednesday at 77.
October 30, 2014
An NPR investigation revealed how the emergency organization funneled its resources away from storm victims to create an "illusion of mass care." The Red Cross tells PBS NewsHour that's not true.
October 30, 2014
Quarantines have been imposed on the sick and contagious for thousands of years. We look at the use — and abuse — of this strategy to stop the spread of disease.
October 30, 2014