The Arizona Department of Health Services is legally required to post the materials as part of a new state law that requires doctors to tell patients there is a possibility of reversing a medication abortion.
Every time the various players in Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s contempt of court case show up in court, it costs Maricopa County taxpayers close to $2,000 an hour in legal fees to private law firms, according to estimates based on county records.
Scientists and amateurs in southern Arizona will join forces to concentrate on the moon, the brightest natural light in the night sky. The organizations will take part in International Observe the Moon Night Friday, Sept. 18 and will hold daily events until the finale - a lunar eclipse - on Sept. 27.
The El Niño weather pattern is continuing to strengthen. Meteorologists in Arizona said the warming waters in the Pacific Ocean will likely result in more hurricane activity as the fall season sets in.
Postpartum depression affects between 10 and 20 percent of new mothers. It’s something most doctors and nurses are trained to identify. But often, those same feelings plague women throughout their pregnancy. It’s called Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder or PMAD.
While held up by politics and economics, the nation’s largest forest thinning project is founded on partnerships and sound science. Even though it is well behind schedule, restoration of southwestern forests may be one of the region's smartest investments.