News

Award-winning journalist Jessica Bruder went on the road to write her latest book "Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century." She chronicles the lives of older Americans living in campers and vans, trying to stay afloat after job loss, health problems and a deteriorating American Dream. Bruder is a pro at writing about the dark underbelly of the nation’s economy and the subcultures of people affected. "Nomadland" is the focus of this month’s Southwest Book Review by Mary Sojourner.


Mistrial Declared for Border Agent Charged with Killing Teen

Apr 24, 2018
Ron Medvescek/Arizona Daily Star via AP, File

A mistrial was declared Monday in the case of a U.S. Border Patrol agent after an Arizona jury acquitted him of a second-degree murder charge in the killing of a teen from Mexico but deadlocked on lesser counts of manslaughter.

AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File

A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to confound the Japanese in World War II has died.

Authorities are evacuating residents of a small northern Arizona community because of a wildfire.

AP-NORC Poll: Amid Strikes, Americans Back Teacher Raises

Apr 23, 2018
Matt York/AP

Americans overwhelmingly believe teachers don't make enough money, and half say they'd support paying higher taxes to give educators a raise.

Pages