In December, the U.S. House of Representatives voted along party lines to impeach President Donald Trump. He’s not the first president to go through this. And he will likely serve out the remainder of his term anyway. But why? And has anyone ever been both impeached and removed from office?
Five Democratic candidates running for Maricopa County attorney took part in a town hall Thursday night in Mesa. The event was sponsored by the Humanist Society of Greater Phoenix and the ACLU of Arizona.
Tesla is ramping up power production to put long-haul vehicles on the electric highway system by the end of the year. During the company's earnings call Wednesday, CEO Elon Musk announced plans to produce "limited volumes" of its electric semitruck in 2020 for long-haul trips.
Many African-American women use relaxers to straighten their hair. Reporter Micah Hazel never tried that, she always liked her hair natural. But in college she became obsessed with another hair attribute: length.
This year, Iowa Democrats are allowing what they’re calling satellite caucuses. They’re places for people to go to participate that aren’t their regular neighborhood precincts — including snowbirds who spend their winters in Arizona.
The Arizona Department of Corrections has moved 50 female inmates to a reopened unit at a men’s prison to deal with overcrowding at the Perryville women’s prison. A spokesman for Department of Corrections said the inmates were relocated to the recently reopened minimum custody Papago Unit at the Douglas prison this week.
The city of Phoenix is getting rid of some of its garbage trucks and earning a million dollars to do it. Mayor Kate Gallego announced the Cleaner Trucks initiative, a project partnered with the EPA to reduce pollutants in the air. Ten diesel garbage trucks in Phoenix are set to be permanently removed and replaced with ultra-low nitrogen oxide emission vehicles.
The Four Corners drought of 2017 and 2018 caused $3 billion in losses and led the Navajo Nation to issue an emergency drought declaration. Now, new research suggests a sizable portion of the drought’s impacts stemmed from human-induced climate change.
Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice experienced the deep disagreements of the civil rights and Vietnam eras as a child — and up close working in the Clinton and Obama administrations. Rice has written about her life and career in the new book, "Tough Love."
The wreckage of the helicopter crash that killed nine people including former NBA star Kobe Bryant in Calabasas, California, last Sunday has been transported to Arizona. The S-76 aircraft is currently under investigation by a full-go team consisting of more than 30 individuals who specialize in different factors such as maintenance, engines, airframe and meteorology.
A soon-to-be-released audit says Dallas-based Southwest Airlines failed to confirm maintenance records for planes carrying upwards of 17 million passengers. The report raises concerns about how the Federal Aviation Administration monitors airline safety.
BJ Fogg of Stanford University’s Behavior Design Lab has studied human behavior and data for years, and his new book "Tiny Habits" explains how improving our lives comes down to little, consistent changes rather than completely upending what we do.
At a meeting last year, lawmakers from both parties questioned officials from the Arizona Commerce Authority about what the state was getting for the hundreds of millions of dollars in tax credits it was awarding.
Jeanine Cummins' "American Dirt" tells the story of a Mexican woman and her son who become migrants fleeing to the U.S.-Mexico border. But, not long after it was released to critical acclaim and named to Oprah’s Book Club list, the criticism started to pour in.
Carolina Aranibar-Fernandez is an artist who believes in community. She was born in Bolivia and now is the resident artist for the Binational Arts Residency at Arizona State University. Her work centers around the idea of maps and power. She often actually traces the flows of commodities — metals, crops, oil, coca leaves and more.
The Department of Interior won’t use Chinese-made drones or drones with Chinese parts, except in emergency situations. The federal agency issued the new policy this week over concerns that drones can be used for Chinese espionage.
Nearly half of all Americans between the ages of 16 and 64 do not earn enough money to live on — about $18,000 per year. And the numbers for the Phoenix metro area mirror the national ones: about 44% of workers in that age range, or roughly 730,000 low-wage workers.
Pima County just rejected nearly $2 million in federal immigration funds, saying it allows local law enforcement to target immigrant communities. Why the county sheriff says that decision will hurt public safety.