As baby boomers age, retiring to the Southwest has become a popular option, making Arizona home to one of the largest Alzheimers populations in the country. That makes it a desirable place for Alzheimers research, but will patients be willing to participate in new studies?
March 05, 2015

KJZZ News

An undocumented immigrant left sanctuary after being granted a temporary stay of removal. This gives his attorneys six months to move forward in his case.
March 05, 2015
Scientists in Tucson are asking the public to help fund a valley fever vaccine. Researchers are creating the vaccine from the same fungus that causes the disease.
March 05, 2015
You’ve probably seen colorful portraits and surreal landscapes popping up on Phoenix walls and buildings over the past several years. Street artists have turned a once rebellious act into a medium that Phoenix has come to celebrate and local businesses pay for.
March 05, 2015
For decades, Woodsy the Owl has been encouraging us to give a hoot and not pollute. But, officials seem to be still working on the message.
March 05, 2015
Though a lot of people, male and female, dream about working in sports, the reality is that many pro organizations are up-and-down on and off the field and aren’t especially focused on employee satisfaction.
March 05, 2015

NPR News

Sandra Arroyo Salgado, Alberto Nisman's ex wife, commissioned an independent forensic investigation she says dismisses the possibility that his death was a suicide or an accident.
March 05, 2015
The 70-year-old actor is said to have suffered moderate trauma, when he crash-landed a vintage plane in a Los Angeles golf course. He was taken to a hospital and he was reported to be conscious.
March 05, 2015
The Edmund Pettus Bridge is a sacred place in America's civil rights history. It also was named after a Grand Dragon of the state Ku Klux Klan. There's a strong generational divide on renaming it.
March 05, 2015
A new poll shows that fewer young people see gender as limited to female and male. Youth Radio reporter Nanette Thompson talks with two students about their experiences at school.
March 05, 2015
A Colorado program has allowed more than 30,000 women to get long-term contraception for free, lowering teen birth and abortion rates. Now lawmakers have to decide if it can qualify for state funding.
March 05, 2015