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Growing up, Regan Causey Tuder heard something that a lot of young women hear.
Nov. 3, 2017
Women Also Know Stuff
If you were paying close attention during the 2016 election cycle and watching the national networks or listening to radio coverage, the pundits and former politicians you were seeing and hearing tended to lean heavily toward men.
Nov. 3, 2017
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President Trump’s pick to head the Department of Agriculture, Sam Clovis, withdrew his nomination on Wednesday, after being linked to Robert Mueller’s ongoing Russia investigation
Nov. 3, 2017
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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said he has a plan to help students with vision and hearing disabilities get a jump start on their reading skills.
Nov. 3, 2017
School Bonds and Overrides
As election day gets closer, many school districts have their fingers crossed that area voters will say yes to a variety of local property tax initiatives next Tuesday. Those initiatives typically take the form of a bond or an override to give schools extra funding for a variety of things.
Nov. 3, 2017
As we’ve looked at the shifting landscape of the post-Recession Valley in our “New Neighbors” project a lot of what we’ve heard has focused around the question of displacement. As prices go up are people being pushed out? Are we sacrificing diversity in the name of development? In short, are we gentrifying?
Nov. 3, 2017
Throughout our “New Neighbors” series on the ways in which communities are shifting in the Valley, we’ve taken a look at many of the areas that have changed most in the years since the recession hit.
Nov. 3, 2017
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Researchers are developing a class of painkillers that could offer an alternative to opioids, or at least way to taper down their dosage.
Nov. 2, 2017
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A district court judge dismissed a lawsuit against Mesa-based charter school Heritage Academy, but the plaintiff’s attorney says the legal battle isn’t over yet.
Nov. 2, 2017
The city council approved a one year lease agreement for $675,000 with an option to terminate after nine months.
Nov. 2, 2017
Scottsdale International Film Festival
The 17th-annual Scottsdale International Film Festival begins Thursday morning with the Colombian movie, "Bad Lucky Goat." The festival began in 2001 in the wake of the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Its founder and executive director is Amy Ettinger, who is with me.
Nov. 2, 2017
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Listen to the sounds of Perry Yastrov playing guitar with the Valley Acoustic Group in Mesa.
Nov. 2, 2017
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Phoenix Towers on Central Avenue turned 60 this year, and the people who live inside celebrated that birthday like you would your own good friend.
Nov. 2, 2017
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The Federal Communications Commission later this month is expected to change the rules limiting ownership of newspapers and TV stations in the same market; some of those regulations date back to the 1970s.
Nov. 2, 2017
Phoenix was one of more than 200 communities that put in a bid to attract Amazon’s HQ2.
Nov. 2, 2017
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
The issue of undocumented immigration and how to modify federal law is constantly up for discussion in the halls of the nation’s capital.
Nov. 2, 2017
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A new survey from the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds less than 30 percent of Americans use things like Siri, or Alexa, which is from Amazon.
Nov. 2, 2017
Late last month, an Ak-Chin Indian Community tribal court ruled same-sex couples have the right to get married.
Nov. 2, 2017
American Islamic Forum For Democracy
This week’s attack in New York was called an “act of terror” by Mayor Bill de Blasio. One person who has been very outspoken about events that are often called “acts of terror” or “terrorist attacks” is Zuhdi Jasser. Jasser is the president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy. He’s also a medical doctor and lives here in Phoenix.
Nov. 2, 2017
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The way we like to get clean is changing.
Nov. 2, 2017

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