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Trump recently told Fox News he was considering a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio. But such an overt act of executive power is extremely rare.
Aug. 21, 2017
Opponents of Arizona's sweeping new school voucher law took a big step toward blocking it until voters can weigh in next year, after state officials determined that 97 percent of the 111,000 signatures collected by a grassroots group passed an initial certification.
Aug. 21, 2017

KJZZ News

Road closures will go into effect around the convention center in the afternoon, at Monroe Street from Second to Seventh street. Third and Fifth street on that block will be closed as well.
Aug. 21, 2017
BBC Look-ahead
President Trump will be addressing the nation tonight about the future of American involvement in Afghanistan, and in Iraq government forces are on the second day of an offensive to retake the city of Tal Afar from Islamic State militants.
Aug. 21, 2017
Boy playing video games
If you’ve got a kid headed toward those tween or teen years, you may intimately know the “Let’s Play” phenomenon, where viewers — like your kids — watch people play video games online. Chester King, the CEO of the British eSports Association, is behind a push to get eSports into the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Aug. 21, 2017
Anne Makepeace
The first iteration of tribal courts in the U.S. came late in the 19th century when they were established by the Interior Department. But the greater progress emerged in 1934 with the implementation of the Indian Reorganization Act. A documentary called "Tribal Justice" focuses on a pair of tribal court Chief Judges currently serving in California.
Aug. 21, 2017
There were more than a hundred empty big box stores in the Valley during the second quarter of this year — with a combined size of more than 4 million square feet. At the same time, organizations moved into nearly half a million square feet of big box space.
Aug. 21, 2017

NPR News

A recent presidential tweet called Flake "WEAK" and "toxic." Flake says Trump and his supporters "have given into the politics of anger."
Aug. 22, 2017
Testing President Trump's promise to get tough on trade, two U.S. solar panel manufacturers are seeking to impose a tariff on panels made overseas. But many in the industry warn it could cost jobs.
Aug. 22, 2017
The president went against what he called his own instincts by agreeing to deploy about 4,000 more troops in an open-ended extension of America's longest war.
Aug. 22, 2017
After 16 years in Afghanistan, the U.S. can neither declare victory nor disengage. So the president calls for more troops, more time, more sacrifice — with no way of knowing how much might be enough.
Aug. 22, 2017
If you heeded all the warnings, you're likely fine. But spots or blurred vision that shows up 12 hours later or the next day might be a sign the sun's direct rays permanently hurt some retinal cells.
Aug. 21, 2017