Trent Franks
Arizona Rep. Trent Franks announces he is resigning immediately after wife is admitted to hospital. Franks first announced his resignation Thursday because he’s the subject of a House Ethics Committee review.
Ex-Aide: Franks Offered $5M To Carry His Child
Dec. 8, 2017
Hopi Elementary School
Change is coming to Scottsdale’s public schools. Voters in the district approved a $229 million overhaul in 2016. But as the district has rolled out their plans, some of the same members of the community who supported the project began raising objections.
Dec. 8, 2017

KJZZ News

Arizona DES
This two-year waiver gives the Arizona Department of Economic Security power to require contact after a SNAP recipient asks for a replacement card more than twice in a year.
Dec. 10, 2017
Bicycles
Fifty new bike racks are being added to downtown Phoenix, and local artists are invited to help design them. Two winners will be chosen and each will receive a $4,000 prize. The winners’ designs will be showcased in the downtown area.
Dec. 9, 2017
health
This is the last weekend to enroll in Affordable Care Act coverage before the deadline on Dec. 15. Arizona health care specialists are helping others enroll before time runs out.
Dec. 9, 2017
Martha McSally
Congresswoman Martha McSally says she’s not commenting on allegation of sexual harassment against politicians like Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore.
Dec. 8, 2017
police
The police chief who lost his handgun last month has been suspended for two days. According to the Prescott Daily Courier, Prescott Valley’s town manager issued the punishment, which also requires Chief Bryan Jarrell to complete a certified firearm safety course and pay the cost to replace the handgun.
Dec. 8, 2017

NPR News

Robert Mugabe is gone as Zimbabwe's leader, but Evan Mawarire warns that abuses have yet to end. "The citizens of our nation are not enemies to our government," he says. "They should be listened to."
Dec. 10, 2017
NPR's Michel Martin spoke with actor Terry Crews about sexual assault, how he joined the #MeToo movement and why he is fighting to hold people in Hollywood accountable.
Dec. 10, 2017
In Miami Beach, visitors were lying down in freshly-dug graves 10 at a time. It was part of Tania El Khoury's interactive artwork, which tells the tales of people killed in Syria's civil war.
Dec. 10, 2017
This season, a tightened tree supply dates back eight to 10 years ago, when fewer trees were planted. Due also in part to an exodus of tree farmers in the industry, prices have more than doubled.
Dec. 10, 2017
More than half of Myanmar's Rohingya have fled the country since 1978 because of periodic military crackdowns. Activist Adbul Rasheed is working for the safe repatriation of his people.
Dec. 10, 2017