An unincorporated community in New Mexico is struggling to improve dirt roads in a residential neighborhood that was irresponsibly developed decades ago.
June 29, 2016
Amnesty International has released a scathing report on the physical and psychological torture of women arrested by the Mexican Army and police. This reinforces the United Nations conclusion that torture is common in Mexico.
June 30, 2016

KJZZ News

Smokehouse Fire
Forest managers nationwide are starting to watch for wildfires with high-tech cameras, sometimes installed on mountaintops where human lookouts have historically kept watch. Arizona hasn’t yet adopted this technology. When it does, a fire lookout’s job could be made easier — or obsolete.
June 30, 2016
Thursday marks three years since 19 members of the elite firefighting team were killed battling one of the state's most devastating wildfires.
June 30, 2016
Federal health officials on Tuesday approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.
June 30, 2016
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona has announced it will stop offering Affordable Care Act plans in Maricopa and Pinal Counties in 2017.
June 30, 2016
The average funeral in this country costs about $7,000. There are hundreds of families who cannot afford that expense. And hundreds more who die each year without family, unclaimed. For both, the responsibility for burial falls to Maricopa County. In the latest installment of KJZZ’s series, The Business of Dying, officials here do their best to give those in that position a dignified farewell.
June 30, 2016

NPR News

Christie has insisted that his personal and government accounts were searched by investigators, but new court documents indicate that a personal account he shared with his wife was never searched.
June 30, 2016
Vashti Cunningham, 18, is on a roll. She set a world junior record and won the world indoor championship in March, while still in high school. She's now turned pro and has her eyes set on Rio.
June 30, 2016
Many people around the world rely on fish not just for protein but for critical micronutrients like iron and zinc. So declining fisheries pose major risks for global health, scientists warn.
June 30, 2016
A new survey finds that as the Obama presidency comes to a close, America is starkly divided on race.
June 30, 2016
The investigators were able to successfully download information from the flight data recorder, and hope it will shed some light on the mysterious crash.
June 30, 2016