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The Department of Homeland Security has received increasing scrutiny of its immigrant detention centers, including several in Arizona operated by different DHS agencies.
Aug. 14, 2015
The Arizona State Board of Education has certified the results of this year’s new AZ Merit exams.
Aug. 14, 2015
The State Board of Education has authorized its executive director to fill two vacant staff positions. This despite the strong objections of state schools Chief Diane Douglas.
Aug. 14, 2015
A series of wrong-way driving incidents and crashes last year led to transportation and law enforcement officials in Arizona to team up to try to figure out ways of putting the brakes on the confused motorists.
Aug. 14, 2015
To figure out how significant that is for the U.S. and Arizona, we got in touch with Erik Lee, executive director of the North American Research Partnership.
Aug. 14, 2015
Customers of two of Arizona’s biggest utility companies used more power Thursday than any other day so far this year, and the businesses expected to set another usage record Friday.
Aug. 14, 2015
A lot of us complain about little ailments — a tight back or a headache — that cut back on our workout or just lead to us spending a couple of hours bingeing on some Netflix.
Aug. 14, 2015
A mysterious fungus has been killing rattlesnakes on the east coast - it’s been ID’d in at least nine eastern states.
Aug. 14, 2015
New research from ASU shows parts of the Valley are sinking by up to two centimeters year — that’s a little less than an inch — because of the pumping of groundwater.
Aug. 14, 2015
A federal judge this week ruled Phoenix can prevent pet stores from selling animals raised in so-called “puppy mills.”
Aug. 14, 2015
There are some songs that evoke such strong memories that when we hear them, we’re immediately transported to a different place and time.
Aug. 14, 2015
There’s no other place like it in Arizona. Its mission is saving birds, but not just any bird.
Aug. 14, 2015
A federal appeals court dismissed Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s challenge to President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration on Friday. The three-judge panel found the sheriff didn’t have standing to sue.
Aug. 14, 2015
Companies will now be able to advertise at Deer Valley Unified schools. Earlier this week, the governing board changed policy to allow some organizations to market on campuses.
Aug. 14, 2015
Advocacy groups claim there may be as many as 15,000 transgender members of the military currently serving.
Aug. 14, 2015
An unmanned U.S. Customs and Border Protection Service drone helped save the lives of three immigrants who were entering the country illegally when they got lost crossing the southern Arizona desert this week.
Aug. 14, 2015
Navajo farmers met with EPA emergency responders Wednesday to air their frustrations. Last week the EPA unintentionally spilled 3 million gallons of yellow mine waste into the Animas and San Juan Rivers, a main water source for the Navajo.
Aug. 14, 2015
The Arizona Cardinals made history this summer by hiring the league’s first female coach as an intern during training camp. And Dr. Jen Welter is already making a big impression on the players.
Aug. 14, 2015
The U.S. government started a program last year that enables children in some Central American countries to be admitted to the U.S. as refugees. It’s a response to the drastic spike in the number of unaccompanied child migrants last year. A new report shows the program is not likely to significantly reduce unauthorized migration.
Aug. 14, 2015
An outpouring of donations is keeping the Cochise County Democratic Headquarters from moving into a trailer due to funding constraints.
Aug. 14, 2015

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