A whole festival devoted to bacon might seem excessive. That is, until you talk with festival organizer Evan Weinstein about the test run they did in Baltimore.
February 27, 2015
All U.S. states have a nickname. Arizona also has one, sort of. Arizona has been known as The Grand Canyon State — but it took decades to make it official.
February 27, 2015

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The House gave preliminary approval to a bill that would give Arizona first responders access to a lifesaving medicine.
February 27, 2015
This week, a Valley private school welcomed visitors for an open house of sorts. But not to check out the classrooms and curriculum — they were there for an art exhibit.
February 27, 2015
A sudden spike in buyer activity in February may signal a turnaround for the Valley's housing market, which has been experiencing a cooling off period for more than a year, according to a special report by Arizona State University.
February 27, 2015
It was another busy week at Arizona's state capitol. Joining us to break it down is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
February 27, 2015
A longtime Valley institution could be making a comeback, but in a different form.
February 27, 2015

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Roberta Jacobson, the American diplomat leading the talks, said the talks were "productive and encouraging" and a U.S. embassy could open in Havana by April.
February 27, 2015
Data from the 2010 Census show that the number is rising fastest in Southern states, and among toddlers.
February 27, 2015
On Friday, gunmen shot to death the prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. Nemtsov was a longtime Russian opposition leader and a sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin.
February 27, 2015
Murillo Karam ran the investigation when 43 college students disappeared. He's now stepping down.
February 27, 2015
A New Orleans attorney has turned an antebellum plantation into a new museum. You won't find hoop skirts and mint juleps, but stark relics at a site devoted entirely to a realistic look at slavery.
February 27, 2015