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More than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease. There is extensive Alzheimer’s-related research going on in Arizona, and a number of advances have been made, including in the realm of diet and nutrition.
Feb. 2, 2018
Arizona State Capitol
Even though Rep. Shooter is now out of office as a result of his behavior, it went on for a long time before this vote happened. And some recent reporting raises the question: will this change anything at the state Capitol? We spoke with Rachel Leingang with the Arizona Capitol Times and Yvonne Wingett Sanchez of The Arizona Republic.
Feb. 2, 2018
Don Shooter
And, for more on Thursday’s expulsion vote of Republican Rep. Don Shooter after allegations of sexual harassment, we’re joined by Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Feb. 2, 2018
the takeaway logo
After getting the go-ahead from President Trump, House Republicans made the GOP memo public on Friday.
Feb. 2, 2018
The Arizona Court of Appeals is prolonging an injunction preventing a construction company from demolishing the exterior of Phoenix's Chinese Cultural Center.
Feb. 2, 2018
money
Payday lenders across the country are making deals with Native American tribes to circumvent consumer protection laws, according to a new study.
Feb. 2, 2018
Border Patrol agents say a 14-year-old Nogales boy was at the wheel of a van concealing a dozen Mexican citizens that crashed during a pursuit.
Feb. 2, 2018
Joe Arpaio
The parties in a lawsuit over workplace raids by former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have reached a settlement.
Feb. 2, 2018
Dominique Yellowhair practices drilling a cavity
“There’s a question of representation,” said fourth year dental student Sarah Yankton Hill. The Society of American Indian Dentists found there are fewer than 300 American Indian dentists to serve a population of 5.2 million Native Americans.
Feb. 2, 2018
A new pop up shop opens Friday in downtown Phoenix providing unique opportunities for the community.
Feb. 2, 2018
Woman with cold
Over 19,000 cases have been reported, the most since the H1N1 epidemic.
Feb. 2, 2018
Michelle Ugenti-Rita
The Arizona Capitol is a place to create policies for living in a civil society. But a comprehensive report found, in one case, those policies were bent and words disguised as humor became disturbing.
Feb. 2, 2018
Boundary Fire
As a wildfire near Coolidge, dubbed the “River Fire” passes the one-hundred-acre mark, officials are concerned about weather conditions that fuel flames.
Feb. 2, 2018
The National Weather Service offices in Arizona's two major desert cities say January was the warmest on record for Tucson and the third warmest for Phoenix.
Feb. 1, 2018
texting and driving
Starting today drivers in the city of Tucson could be stopped for using their cell phone.
Feb. 1, 2018
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson began a weeklong tour of the Americas with a stop in Mexico City on Thursday and today, as Mexican diplomats are pushing to preserve NAFTA.
Feb. 1, 2018
After a Kansas law prohibiting state contractors from participating in a boycott against Israel was struck down this week, a similar Arizona law could face the same result.
Feb. 1, 2018
german shepherd pulls on toy
Listen to the sounds of Danae Smith leading a puppy party at the Arizona Humane Society.
Feb. 1, 2018
Laura Ingalls Wilder is an archetype of the American frontier. But the real Wilder’s life was much darker and more difficult than the fictionalized version of her childhood self in her novels. That’s what Caroline Fraser depicts in her new biography of the author, "Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder."
Feb. 1, 2018
Scottsdale officials are embarking on a new branding campaign for part of the city, and have started referring to it as Old Town Scottsdale rather than Downtown Scottsdale or just Old Town. Here to talk about this is Karen Churchard, director of Scottsdale’s Tourism and Events Department.
Feb. 1, 2018

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