Getting more cops on the streets has been a priority in Phoenix since the Great Recession forced a hiring freeze. The city’s goal is to have 3,125 sworn officers by next year, but the officers’ union argues that’s not enough.
Sept. 23, 2017

KJZZ News

solar panel
President Donald Trump is set to decide whether to place tariffs on solar panels made overseas. On Friday, federal regulators in Washington, D.C., ruled unanimously that a glut of global imports has hurt some U.S. manufacturers.
Sept. 23, 2017
bread
Researchers have found that consumption of certain gluten-free foods can increase the risk of diabetes.
Sept. 23, 2017
The latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is in peril now that Arizona Sen. John McCain has joined another Republican leader in rejecting GOP-sponsored legislation. Junior Sen. Jeff Flake says he will continue to support the measure, although he agreed with McCain that a long-term solution would have to be bipartisan.
Sept. 22, 2017
Hamilton High School
More fallout emerges from an investigation at Hamilton High school in Chandler. Police allege the school’s former football coach and principal did not report allegations of possible sexual assault involving members of the school’s football team. Now those two men and the athletic director are being reassigned to other duties away from the school.
Sept. 22, 2017
fishing pole
The Arizona Game and Fish Department and Arizona Department of Environmental Quality have launched a “green light” initiative to identify fish species that may be consumed without limits.
Sept. 22, 2017

NPR News

Researchers used an innovative method to come up with the data for the years from 2000 to 2015. What's behind the encouraging trend?
Sept. 23, 2017
Police found the bodies of Orouba Barakat and her daughter, Halla, a U.S. citizen, in their Istanbul apartment, Their deaths have left family and the wider Syrian diaspora fearing for their lives.
Sept. 23, 2017
Obamacare made it easier for people to leave jobs to start their own ventures and entice others to join, knowing they could buy insurance independently. Some entrepreneurs worry that could change.
Sept. 23, 2017
Those relying on the federal government's safety net are grandmothers, the kid next door, your supermarket cashier — maybe even you.
Sept. 23, 2017
On Sunday — the same day as the German national election — Berliners will vote on whether to keep their city airport when a new one opens just south. Tegel Airport has fierce defenders — and critics.
Sept. 23, 2017