Business Desk

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The lawsuit says Glendale should re-pay all lost wages and benefits, and reinstate the National Guard member to her job.
August 15, 2017
solar panel
A controversial effort to impose trade penalties on solar panels made overseas has many in the industry sounding the alarm.
August 15, 2017
Amid declining use, Tucson's City Council is considering new uses for five of its 15 public golf courses.
August 14, 2017
Mesa Police Department
The city contracted their jail services with private prison company Core Civic. More than a month into the contract, it appears Mesa is saving money on jail costs.
August 14, 2017
Pecan
If you're looking for locally-grown pecans, you can find them in eastern and central Arizona. Farmers are looking forward to a good harvest this year.
August 14, 2017
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The parent company of Applebee’s said Thursday it would close more than 100 locations after a disappointing second quarter.
August 14, 2017
"Woman-Ochre" by Willem de Kooning
A painting by famed artist Willem de Kooning stolen over three decades ago turned up in a New Mexico antique store.
August 11, 2017
Woman-Ochre
A priceless painting stolen during an art jeist at the University of Arizona more than 30 years ago has been recovered.
August 11, 2017
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Share price of GoDaddy Inc. hit a 52-week high on Wednesday, after it posted strong second-quarter results.
August 10, 2017
NCAA logo
The numbers are in. And according to a new economic study, Arizona’s first NCAA Final Four basketball championship generated more than $324 million in economic impact for the state.
August 10, 2017
Sheraton Grand Phoenix
Earlier this week on The Show, Arizona Republic columnist Laurie Roberts told us why she doesn’t think the city of Phoenix is getting a good deal in its sale of the downtown Sheraton Hotel. David Krietor, president of Downtown Phoenix Inc., heard our conversation and wanted the chance to clarify some details.
August 10, 2017
Chris Bianco
If you're a pizza lover in Phoenix, then you probably already know about chef Chris Bianco. Bianco has released a cookbook called "Bianco: Pizza, Pasta, and Other Food I Like."
August 10, 2017
Three skimmers were discovered in the last week, bringing the total to 40 skimmers found in the state this year.
August 10, 2017
APS
Arizona Public Service plans to bring battery storage to parts of rural Arizona. The public utility says it is one of the first in the country to do so.
August 10, 2017
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The USGS is upgrading out-of-date earthquake monitoring sites from analog to digital broadband. The USGS has about 400 earthquake monitoring sites extending from central California into Arizona.
August 10, 2017
United Food Bank Freezer
A faulty freezer compressor has cost United Food Bank more than 21,000 pounds of food. The compressor went out on Sunday and an alarm meant to alert staff to problems did not activate. The lost food was mostly frozen fruits, vegetables and cheese.
August 09, 2017
Varsity Tutors
What do Adam Levine, lead singer of the pop group Maroon 5, and Tempe’s tech scene have in common? The answer is a company called Varsity Tutors, a startup that offers live, online tutoring. Levine happens to be one of their financial backers.
August 09, 2017
Phoenix FBI building
A former Honeywell International Inc. employee has been charged with computer fraud after he allegedly met with FBI agents pretending to be Mexican cartel members interested in buying access to a Honeywell location-tracking system.
August 09, 2017
Vector Space Systems
Tucson-based Vector Space Systems had its first successful rocket launch last week. The company's long-term plan is to build a rocket factory in Pima County.
August 09, 2017
Heritage Corner master plan
The Sossaman Family wants to transform the farm’s original homestead into place where people could go to eat and drink, hold special events and learn about how wheat becomes flour, pizza and even tortillas.
August 09, 2017

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