By Jimmie Jackson | Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018
PHOENIX – Federal research funds that could lead to the prevention, cure or treatment of Alzheimer’s disease has reached $1.9 billion annually but still lags far behind research money for cancer and HIV/AIDS, experts said.
By Stephanie Morse and Sam Ficarro | Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018
PHOENIX — Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes said the election system faced some hiccups during voting Tuesday, and some voters had to deal with long waits, technical snafus and closed polling locations.
By Story by Chris McCrory, Visuals by Nicole Neri | Monday, Oct. 29, 2018
TUCSON – More than 100 Central America migrants seeking asylum in the U.S. formed a temporary community at a Tucson motel in October. Their story is at the center of a national debate over immigration.
By Cami Clark | Friday, Oct. 26, 2018
The flow of undocumented migrants who are entering the United States and seeking asylum has prompted Immigration and Customs Enforcement to house many families in locations throughout the state.
By Vandana Ravikumar | Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018
WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court said the Havasupai tribe and environmental advocates can challenge an existing uranium mine on land near the Grand Canyon where mining was recently banned, a partial reversal from an earlier ruling that sided with the mining company.
By Sarah Farrell | Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018
PHOENIX – Proposition 305 would expand the state’s school voucher program. Proponents say it would mean more school choice. Opponents say it would redirect public education money to religious and other private schools.
‘Everyone’s got a story’: Portraits at André House show humanity, stories of people who are homeless
By Carly Henry | Monday, Oct. 8, 2018
PHOENIX – Amateur photographer Samuel MacDonald shoots formal portraits at André House to show people that being homeless does not diminish their value. “You are someone who is beautiful,” MacDonald said.
By Vandana Ravikumar | Friday, Sept. 14, 2018
WASHINGTON - The long-running fight over the Mexican gray wolf moved from southeast Arizona to a Washington conference room, where a National Academies of Sciences panel will try to determine if the Mexican gray wolf just another wolf, or is it a distinct - and endangered - breed of its own?
By Sharon McNary | Monday, Sept. 10, 2018
A California Institute of Technology scientist and his colleagues worked on an algorithm that enables a single self-guided drone to herd a flock of birds away from an airport.
By Bryan Pietsch | Friday, July 20, 2018
WASHINGTON - Trump administration plans to revamp the Endangered Species Act were hailed as "long overdue" by industry groups, even as environmentalists called the changes a "a massive attack on imperiled wildlife."
By Will Stone | Monday, July 16, 2018
PHOENIX – In 2017, the Phoenix area hit a new record: more than 155 heat fatalities and the final tally could be even higher. City leaders are taking notice. Earlier this year, former Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton deemed it “a public health crisis.”
By Jordan Kaye | Thursday, June 21, 2018
Within minutes of each other Thursday, Deandre Ayton and Marvin Bagley walked across the NBA Draft stage in Brooklyn and into the lives they have long imagined, the ones they have prepared for, the ones that have been expected by those around them.