A Valley attorney is seeking the ouster of Arizona Corporation Commissioner Susan Bitter Smith, arguing her ties to the telecommunications industry represent a conflict of interest.
Sep. 2, 2015

KJZZ News

Analysts have highly ranked Arizona State University and University of Arizona football teams. Grantland reporter Michael Weinreb discusses the teams' coaches.
Sep. 2, 2015
Politician Chris Herstam discusses why he has left the Republican party and has registered as a Democrat.
Sep. 2, 2015
The term "roller coaster" has been applied to the United States stock market over the years; we talked with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio about stock market issues.
Sep. 2, 2015
On Wednesday, attorney Tom Ryan filed a complaint related to conflict of interest charges involving Arizona Corporation Commission Chair Susan Bitter Smith.
Sep. 2, 2015
The Scottsdale City Council voted this week to move forward with a law protecting members of the LGBT community. It reversed a previous decision in April that called for only a non-binding pledge.
Sep. 2, 2015

NPR News

An assessment of police response to the demonstrations there calls into question strategies like the overwatch tactic, with officers using rifle sights to survey the crowd from atop tactical vehicles.
Sep. 2, 2015
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner partially vetoed the Heroin Crisis Act, which would have cleared the way for Medicaid to fund addiction treatments.
Sep. 2, 2015
Actor Dean Jones, who starred in The Love Bug, That Darn Cat! and other classic Walt Disney movies, also played the role of Bobby in the original Broadway cast of Stephen Sondheim's Company.
Sep. 2, 2015
More than two years after accusations arose that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's 2004 death was the result of polonium-210 poisoning, French judges say there isn't enough evidence.
Sep. 2, 2015
Baltimore clothing shop Flawless Damsels is one of the more than 400 businesses damaged in last spring's riots. The shop recently reopened and was bustling, though that's not the case everywhere.
Sep. 2, 2015