Rita Stuckey
Some doctors are operating on hands in a new way: with the patient wide awake. It eliminates the risks and side effects of general anesthesia.
March 23, 2017

KJZZ News

Carl Hayden High School students
Officials at Phoenix Union High School District are allowing students at five of its schools to have a say in how part of their capital improvements budget is spent. The kids were asked to think up and vote for the projects they’d like to see tackled on campus.
March 23, 2017
Visitors to Oak Creek Canyon will soon have much needed cellphone coverage. The vote was controversial becuase despite strong opposition from residents, the Coconino County Board of supervisors unanimously voted to in favor of building the cell tower.
March 23, 2017
Cecile Richards
As the GOP tries to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the head of Planned Parenthood has a message for Arizona’s members of Congress: slash funding and you'll hear from the tens of thousands of people who depend on their services in the state.
March 23, 2017
Sister Clare Dunn
Sister Clare Dunn was the first Catholic nun to be elected to public office in 1975 when she entered the Arizona Legislature as a representative from Tucson. Now, more than 35 years after her death, Sister Clare is being inducted into the Arizona Women’s Hall of Fame.
March 23, 2017
Pinal County leaders have plans in the works for 20 years of transportation projects, but first they’ll need voters to approve a half-cent sales tax increase in the fall.
March 23, 2017

NPR News

The decision, confirmed to NPR by a U.S. official, will set the stage for President Trump to reverse a decision by then-President Barack Obama to reject the project.
March 23, 2017
The General Services Administration says while the contract bars elected officials, the Trump Organization may lease the Old Post Office because President Trump moved his businesses into a trust.
March 23, 2017
The conflict has created chronic mental pain in a country with few mental health specialists. Dr. Hassum Jefee-Bahloul, a Syrian psychiatrist who now lives in the U.S., has a plan to help.
March 23, 2017
Dr. Hussam Jefee-Bahloul writes poems to capture his longing for his troubled homeland.
March 23, 2017
Participants in the British show Eden spent a year in the remote Scottish highlands, living off their will and wits with cameras rolling. The only problem? No episodes have aired since August.
March 23, 2017