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The state Board of Regents is expected to OK a merger agreement between Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Network next week.
Jan. 21, 2015
In last night’s State of the Union speech, President Obama presented several ambitious ideas designed to help middle- and working-class families.
Jan. 21, 2015
Funding for the Department of Homeland Security, the parent agency of Customs and Border Protection, expires Feb. 27. The agency's independent watchdog says the $62 million cost of the border drone program is not justified.
Jan. 21, 2015
Tiny Boonville, in Northern California, is known for a few things. Its wineries, its tight-knit community — and its very own language. Boontling was created long ago as a way to gossip covertly. Now, it’s still alive, but barely.
Jan. 20, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey recently proposed using more than $900,000 meant to help veterans and their families to pay for three veterans cemeteries. Tuesday, he withdrew that proposal.
Jan. 20, 2015
A Democratic lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require lobbyists in Arizona to disclose to the public how much their clients are paying them.
Jan. 20, 2015
Police departments across the Valley are making last-minute preparations in advance of the Super Bowl. Security will be very tight and that means a lot of officers will be working overtime on their days off.
Jan. 20, 2015
A camera operated by the University of Arizona spotted a Mars lander lost over a decade ago on the red planet. Now that landing has been confirmed, can anything be salvaged of the failed mission?
Jan. 20, 2015
Phoenix, Flagstaff and Tucson have texting while driving bans for motorists of all ages.
Jan. 20, 2015
Officials with a Phoenix bus driver's union have agreed on a new contract with service provider First Transit. Negotiators worked through the night to settle on the tentative agreement.
Jan. 20, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey wants to take more money from a fund to help living vets to instead operate state-run cemeteries.
Jan. 20, 2015
The Flagstaff City Council could throw its support behind a new National Conservation Area for northern Arizona during its meeting Tuesday.
Jan. 20, 2015
Temperatures at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix have been known to hit 120 degrees, sometimes higher. Warmer days due climate change may affect how airplanes take off, and raise ticket prices.
Jan. 20, 2015
The City of Phoenix is starting the process to hire a new police chief after Daniel Garcia was fired from the position last month. The search is expected to escalate after the Valley hosts the Super Bowl on Feb. 1.
Jan. 19, 2015
Local and federal authorities are increasing patrols in search of counterfeit merchandise connected to the Super Bowl. They’re warning consumers to be aware of fake NFL souvenirs and sportswear.
Jan. 19, 2015
A nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico is facing more delays in the effort to repair a radiation leak. Officials estimate the work could take until 2018 to complete.
Jan. 19, 2015
Arizona has statewide records of 12 million controlled substance prescriptions that were written and filled last year.
Jan. 19, 2015
The number of Tempe 8th grade students consuming alcohol has decreased in the past four years. This is according to a survey by the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission.
Jan. 19, 2015
Deported youth in Mexico feel angry and forgotten. A group of them wants to be included in the United States debate on immigration reform.
Jan. 19, 2015
Gas prices continue to drop. The latest report from AAA shows the prices have hit a new low.
Jan. 19, 2015

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