When President Donald Trump called for a military presence at the border last month, state leaders rallied around the plan. National Guard units from across the country were deployed to the Mexican border, an executive mandate adopted by the last three U.S. presidents. This time, the mission's very different.
May. 24, 2018

KJZZ News

A self-driving Uber vehicle that hit and killed a pedestrian in Tempe earlier this year detected the victim six seconds before impact. However, the Uber system did not register a need for emergency braking until 1.3 seconds before impact and the system was not designed to alert the driver of a possible collision.
May. 24, 2018
Nearly four years after the Federal Aviation Administration changed the flight paths around Sky Harbor Airport, relief for many of the residents is finally here. The FAA has implemented nine new departure procedures for aircraft taking off from the west.
May. 24, 2018
A bill signed by Governor Doug Ducey will allow young people charged with a crime to stay in the juvenile court system longer.
May. 24, 2018
The city of Phoenix has been betting on technology industries to fuel its economy. And a local organization wants to take advantage of that trend, as well as the city’s close relationship with Mexico, to make Phoenix competitive in the global market.
May. 24, 2018
Listen to the sounds of Stacey Hettmansperger at a Phoenix Transfer Station, monitoring the sorting of recyclables, trash and compost.
May. 24, 2018

NPR News

Police in Ontario say two men walked into an Indian restaurant near Toronto Thursday night and set off an improvised explosive device, then fled. Three people had "critical blast injuries."
May. 25, 2018
Federal and state authorities are investigating the shooting death of a young immigrant along the U.S.-Mexico border. Few details about the incident have been released.
May. 24, 2018
The Hollywood mogul is expected to hand himself over to police at 8 a.m. Friday in Manhattan, a source tells NPR. He's expected pay a million-dollar bail and surrender his passport.
May. 24, 2018
The National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report said that sensors saw the victim. But Uber says it's the driver, not its system, that was supposed to intervene to avoid the collision.
May. 24, 2018
The cat caught clinging to the roof of a minivan barreling down an Omaha, Neb., highway is aptly named Rebel and sustained no injuries as a result of the harrowing ride.
May. 24, 2018