Benzodiazepines like Xanax and Valium are among the most widely prescribed drugs in the U.S. Patients and addicts often mix them with prescription painkillers — sometimes to deadly effect.
April 15, 2014

KJZZ News

The city of Flagstaff is preparing to implement fire restrictions following an unusually dry winter that has contributed to wildfires in the area.
April 15, 2014
Kansas and Arizona will get more time to respond to the request by federal election officials for a stay in his ruling requiring them to enforce state laws requiring new voters to document their U.S. citizenship.
April 15, 2014
Firefighters from the Coronado National Forest are battling a blaze in the Huachuca Mountains, near Sierra Vista, that has burned more than 300 acres.
April 15, 2014
A judge ruled Monday that Arizona’s Republican attorney general did not violate campaign finance rules.
April 14, 2014
Arizonans trying to sign up for mandatory health care coverage have one day left or face fines.
April 14, 2014

NPR News

Sample questions for the new version of the college-entrance test were released on Wednesday. The College Board announced last month the test will include real-world applications and more analysis.
April 16, 2014
A year after the Boston Marathon bombing, Heather Abbott has adapted to life with her prostheses, including a blade for running and one that allows her to wear her favorite shoes.
April 16, 2014
General Motors revealed in court filings late Tuesday that it will soon ask a federal bankruptcy judge to shield the company from legal claims for conduct that occurred before its 2009 bankruptcy.
April 15, 2014
Dozens of boats, helicopters and divers scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast.
April 15, 2014
The New York Police Department's Demographics Unit reportedly carried out systematic surveillance of Muslim neighborhoods to root out terrorist threats, but it never produced a single usable lead.
April 15, 2014