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Investigation Of Phoenix VA Fails To Find Link Between Deaths, Delayed Care
An investigation into charges by a whistleblower that delays in care at the Phoenix VA Hospital led to patient deaths, failed to find that link.
Sep. 10, 2014
Clean Elections Director: Horne Should Repay $300K For Using State Offices, Staff In Re-Election
The executive director of the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission says Attorney General Tom Horne should repay the state for using his offices and executive staff to work on his re-election campaign.
Sep. 10, 2014
Arizona Motor Vehicle Division Deals With Flooded Offices
Arizona’s Motor Vehicle Division has been dealing with flooded offices, after this week’s heavy rains in the valley.
Sep. 10, 2014
Officials Urge People To Keep Emergency Alerts Active On Phones
The Maricopa Department of Emergency Management is urging people to keep the alerts active on their phones.
Sep. 10, 2014
South Phoenix Still Reeling From Two Floods
It has been two days since record rainfall in the Valley flooded freeways, prompted evacuations and closed schools. But for some communities, the clean up is just beginning.
Sep. 10, 2014
Phoenix To Open Recovery Information Centers
The City of Phoenix will open two recovery information centers Thursday to help residents affected by Monday’s record-setting rainfall and damaging floods.
Sep. 9, 2014
Navajo Presidential Candidate Doesn
The Navajo Nation requires its presidential candidates to speak fluent Navajo. One of the two candidates who won last month’s primary admits that he doesn't.
Sep. 9, 2014
Mesa Cleans Up From Floods
More than 400 homes are still without power in Mesa and streets and retention ponds are filled with water. Emergency services hopes to get power restored this afternoon.
Sep. 9, 2014
Mosquito Infestations Possible After Recent Flooding
Arizona health officials are preparing for a potential mosquito infestation after this week’s heavy rainfall. A lot of standing water encourages the pests to breed and that’s raising concerns about spread of West Nile Virus.
Sep. 9, 2014
SBA Approves Loans For Last Month
Governor Jan Brewer said the U.S. Small Business Administration has approved her request for a Physical Disaster Declaration after last month’s storms.
Sep. 9, 2014
Ahwatukee Church Repairs Could Total Millions
A Phoenix church is cleaning up after yesterday’s storm. Its worship room was flooded and almost everything inside was destroyed.
Sep. 9, 2014
Valley Oncologist Leads American Society for Radiation Oncology
Oncology research has a strong presence here in the Valley, and a local doctor has been elected to lead a national oncology organization.
Sep. 9, 2014
Green Valley Man Fights For Marriage Recognition As Surviving Spouse
A lawyer for the state of Arizona told a federal judge on Monday it’s too bad, but not illegal, that the state will not recognize a Green Valley man as the survivor of the man he legally married in California.
Sep. 9, 2014
SRP Cancels Water Deliveries Due To Storm
For the first time since the early 1990s, Salt River Project has canceled all the water orders for its customers through Wednesday.
Sep. 9, 2014
Floodwaters Kill Two In Pima, Pinal Counties
At least two people were killed in the rushing floodwaters from Monday's storms.
Sep. 9, 2014
Only 27 Percent Of Arizona Voters Turned Out For Primary Election
The latest figures show only about one in four Arizona voters cast a ballot in the primary election.
Sep. 9, 2014
Medical Flight That Crashed In New Mexico Was Filled With Jet Fuel
Federal safety investigators say an air ambulance that crashed, killing four people last month, got the wrong fuel when it filled up at a New Mexico airport.
Sep. 9, 2014
Officials Assess Valley Flood Control After Record-Breaking Rainfall
Severe flooding shut down interstates, stranded motorists and caused huge traffic backups around the Valley on Monday. But despite the problems, the Maricopa County Flood Control District’s 140 structures and 22 dams were operating normally.
Sep. 8, 2014
Ninth Circuit Hears Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage Bans
A federal appeals court in San Francisco heard oral arguments Monday on same-sex marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii. The court’s decision is likely to impact other state laws as well, including Arizona’s ban on same-sex marriage.
Sep. 8, 2014
Nevada Transportation Board Says I-11 Corridor Vital For Tesla Factory
The proposed Interstate 11 freeway that would connect Phoenix and Las Vegas has cleared another important hurdle. Nevada’s Transportation Board has passed a final feasibility study for the project and mapped out the direction the route would take between Vegas and Reno.
Sep. 8, 2014

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