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 death chamber
A ruling by a federal judge Wednesday night kept in play a temporary ban on executions in Arizona, but it also allows condemned prisoners to press forward with a lawsuit protesting the way the state has carried out the death penalty.
May. 18, 2016
Phoenix police hold a press conference
A Phoenix police officer is hospitalized in extremely critical condition after a shooting that left a burglary suspect dead.
May. 18, 2016
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Arizona’s Supreme Court will soon have two additional judges, after Gov. Doug Ducey signed the change into law Wednesday – despite criticism from the high court’s top judge.
May. 18, 2016
city of phoenix
People with low incomes in Phoenix will have a chance to apply for a housing voucher for the first time in 11 years. The city initially planned to open the waiting list in May.
May. 18, 2016
stock market
What makes it move from day to day? How much influence can TV hosts and personalities have?
May. 18, 2016
When You Wish: The Story of Walt Disney poster
The PBS series "American Masters" recently dug deeply into Disney and what made him tick, and now, in a world premiere musical called "When You Wish," Phoenix Theatre presents its take on Disney.
May. 18, 2016
There Is Life After College book cover
In his new book, "There Is Life after College," Jeffrey Selingo, a professor of practice at Arizona State University, writes about moving away from the traditional four-year degree.
May. 18, 2016
"Money Monster" movie poster
Occasionally, films focus on the stock market and investing. The most recent examples are "Money Monster" and "The Big Short."
May. 18, 2016
proposition 123 sign
The ballots for Proposition 123 are still being counted Wednesday. Early and provisional ballots are the last to be tallied in a very close race.
May. 18, 2016
Ballot
Proposition 123 is still too close to call. We spoke with Barrett Marson of Marson Media about the factors that led to such an evenly-split vote.
May. 18, 2016
Mel Begay, a Navajo Nation lawmaker
Mel Begay was convicted in a scheme to divert nearly $34,000 in tribal funds to his children has been sentenced to three years in jail.
May. 18, 2016
backpack with antlers
Right now, outdoorsy people all across the country are on the hunt. For antlers shed by deer and elk every winter. For some, shed hunting is a hobby. For others, it's big business.
May. 18, 2016
Phoenix crafter Kathy Cano-Murillo talks about her two month sprint to lose weight in order to fit into a bridesmaid dress.
May. 18, 2016
mosquito
Arizona Representatives Ann Kirkpatrick and Raul Grijalva are urging House leaders to take immediate action on supplemental funding to address a potential Zika virus health crisis in the US.
May. 18, 2016
Andy Tobin
The bill clarifies that Andy Tobin can vote on issues involving a rooftop solar company that employs his son-in-law.
May. 18, 2016
About an hour outside of Phoenix, a lot of people think of the White Tank Mountains as the middle of nowhere. But, that’s not going to be the case in the near future, according to Ian Dowdy with the White Tank Mountains Conservancy.
May. 17, 2016
A recent study published in the journal Obesity has been generating a lot of buzz. It looked at contestants on a season of the TV show "The Biggest Loser" and found some startling results.
May. 17, 2016
Interstate 10 sign
On Tuesday, the Arizona Department of Transportation closed a 60 mile stretch of the freeway again. That was the seventh closure in the last few weeks due to blowing dust picked up from a plowed field near San Simon.
May. 17, 2016
Topock Fire
After 2015 went down as the worst year on record for fires, the nation’s top agricultural and forest officials met today to discuss what may be in store this year. They feel the fire season is already off to a troubling start.
May. 17, 2016
Mexico's flag
President Enrique Pena Nieto proposed to legalize same-sex marriage in Mexico on Tuesday, a move that would enshrine on a national level a Supreme Court ruling last year that it was unconstitutional for states to bar such couples from wedding.
May. 17, 2016

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