HomeNewsTelevisionRadioVideo on DemandAZPM OriginalsEducationAboutCommunitySupport

All Stories

jobs ad photo

Figures Show AZ Unemployment Rate Dropped in December

Seasonally adjusted number down to 7.6% from 7.8% in Nov; state has added more jobs in trade, transportation, utilities.

Economy Breakdown

AZ's Government Credit Rating One of Worst in Nation

Richard Stavneak with the Joint Legislative Budget Committee said despite the low rating state's credit has been improving.

This holiday shopping season, merchants expect to make about forty percent of their annual sales. Experts say visitors from Mexico will provide one third of those purchases.

NPR: New Poll Explores Diversity Among Latinos in U.S.

About 1,500 people from various backgrounds were surveyed on their finances, education, culture.

The border wall between Mexico and Arizona runs through rolling desert hills, separating a bustling Mexican city from the Arizona desert.

Secretary of Homeland Security Visiting AZ This Week

Jeh Johnson expected in Douglas, Tucson Weds. to receive briefing on efforts to secure the border.

Martin Luther Kink, jr

Tucsonans Prepare to Honor MLK Legacy by Serving Community

On Jan. 20 various local nonprofits will set up service projects to commemorate civil rights leader in national holiday.

Pima County Using Rehydrating Technique to Identify Bodies

Medical Examiner's Office one of few around U.S. using it on remains found in Southern Arizona desert.

Jeff Flake discusses immigration reform and how he, along with eight other senators, are currently working on a proposal that would require compromise from both sides of the aisle.

Flake Introduces Affordable Catastrophic Health Plan for All Bill

Act would pertain to everyone affected by Obamacare's individual health insurance mandate; such coverage should be available to everyone, AZ senator says.

HHS: About 28,000 Arizonans Signed Up for Obamacare Plans

Figures based on first three months of open enrollment, which kicked off Oct. 1; nationally, about 2.2M people have enrolled.

House Implements New Security Requirements for Obamacare

Most of AZ's congressional delegation voted for bill; Republicans say necessary to deal with potential security breaches online.

Economy Crash

Study Finds AZ Losing About $2.6M in Unemployment Benefits

Research finds failure to maintain these services is hurting 12,100 households in Arizona.

Site of the proposed Rosemont copper mine, looking west from Highway 83.

Formal Objections Begin for Rosemont Copper Project

Groups who participated in public comment can now file complaints on plan for the next 45 days.

Barber Mailer Draws Questions About Spending Source

Democrat got OK before sending brochure from his office; GOP says it should have been campaign expense.

A time lapse photograph of light pollution from Tucson reaching the Picacho Peak night sky.

Scientists: Darkness Harder to Find Due to Overpopulation

Use of artificial lights is increasing around the world; experts say tens of millions of people have never experiences truly dark skies.

More Than 1,000 Ignored CPS Cases Making Progress

Independent team overseeing the more than 6,500 child abuse reports has been assigned 1,400 cases, with 1,000 seeing movement.

Grijalva Votes Against House-Passed Budget Bill

Bipartisan budget bill approved with 332-94 vote; "I remain very skeptical," AZ Democrat says.

Environmental Agencies Collaborate to Manage Land

Fish & Wildlife, Nature Conservancy hope to make more efficient use of staff, resources, allowing more prescribed burns of land to happen.

Selected Categories

97 – 112 of 396

collection categories

click any filter to remove it

[U.S.]