Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has agreed to a list of proposed remedies after a federal judge found him and three of his aides in contempt of court. Meanwhile, lawyers for the plaintiffs in the case are asking the judge to refer the case to a prosecutor to pursue criminal charges.
May 27, 2016

KJZZ News

bored teen
Phoenix has one of the highest rates of disconnected youth in the country. It’s a term you might have heard recently because it’s become a problem nationwide. It describes 16- to 24-year-olds who are not in school and not working.
May 27, 2016
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Propositions 123 and 124 have been officially approved in Arizona.
May 27, 2016
Arizona Job Creation Progress Meter
As competition grows stiffer to create jobs in Arizona and with big data becoming increasingly more important, the Center for the Future of Arizona and the Arizona Commerce Authority have responded by launching the Arizona Job Creation Progress Meter.
May 27, 2016
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The cover story of the latest edition of the Phoenix Business Journal takes a closer look at how many job openings in Arizona are being filled by residents and which hires are from out of state.
May 27, 2016
Football field
This month, the Washington Post published the results of a survey it conducted, finding nine out of 10 Native Americans are not offended by the Washington Redskins name.
May 27, 2016

NPR News

Ailsa Chang talks to Associated Press reporter Scott Mayerowitz about the shortage of Transportation Security Administration screeners and resulting airport wait times.
May 30, 2016
Fallout continues from the standoff between the Republican governor and Democrats — focused heavily on the future of unions. And Tuesday is a key deadline to see if a resolution can be reached.
May 30, 2016
Around the country, houses, schools and shopping centers are built on old oil and gas fields — but hidden underground are millions of abandoned wells that are not monitored for leaks.
May 30, 2016
Many women and even doctors underestimate a woman's heart attack risk, research shows, as they focus on weight and breast health instead. Tiny damaged arteries in the heart may not show up in scans.
May 30, 2016
President Obama may use his executive authority to declare the site of the Stonewall riots in New York City as the first national monument dedicated to the struggle for LGBT rights.
May 30, 2016