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Bisbee Will Drop Plastic Bag Ban
Bisbee will drop its mandatory plastic bag ban following a report from the Arizona Attorney General that the ordinance violates state law. Mayor David Smith estimated Bisbee would have lost $2 million a year in state-shared funding if it defied the state.
Oct. 31, 2017
Congress Appears To Find Compromise On State, Local Tax Deductions In Tax Reform Bill
Congressional Republicans are expected to unveil their tax reform bill in the coming days, and it appears one area of disagreement has been resolved.
Oct. 31, 2017
Phoenix Cab Stories: Carrie
There are stories on every street corner of the city.
Oct. 31, 2017
 New Director Excited To Make ASU Art Museum A Bigger Part Of Community
Art museums around the country are having to rethink their roles these days. And many in the art world here in Phoenix are doing the same.
Oct. 31, 2017
New Report On Air Quality Has Good, Bad News For Phoenix Area
The American Lung Association’s State of the Air 2017 report finds both good and bad news.
Oct. 31, 2017
Venting About Boss? Research Says Choose Co-Workers Carefully
The next time you complain about work, you may want to pay more attention to your co-workers reactions. A new study finds their responses can impact your performance.
Oct. 31, 2017
 Since January, Trump Administration Finding Itself On Losing End Of Court Battles
Since taking over the White House in January, the Trump Administration has found itself, at least temporarily, on the losing end of a number of court battles.
Oct. 31, 2017
The Takeaway: Who Is George Papadopoulos?
A look at the man who could break the Russia investigation wide open.
Oct. 31, 2017
For Some Phoenix Communities, Rising Home Values Spell Larger Neighborhood Changes
Home prices are on the rise across Arizona. Since 2011 property values have increased by roughly 83 percent in Maricopa County alone. On the surface, these numbers may seem like simple averages. But rising prices can often spell changes in a community.
Oct. 31, 2017
Does Downtown Phoenix Need More Workforce Housing?
An area covering less than two square miles in downtown Phoenix has been attracting major money. According to the Downtown Phoenix Partnership Inc., more than $5 billion in public and private dollars has poured into downtown since 2005, much of it going to new housing.
Oct. 31, 2017
SEC Fines Software Startup Nearly $1M
San Francisco-based Zenefits, a health insurance broker that makes human resources software for other startups, settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission for almost $1 million late last week.
Oct. 31, 2017
Pew Report: Mexico
The number of Americans with a favorable view of Mexico has grown, while the number of Mexicans with a favorable view of the United States has rapidly declined, according to data from the Pew Research Center.
Oct. 30, 2017
ASU Report Looks At Criminal Justice Reform
The Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University has just published a report called Reforming Criminal Justice. One hundred twenty legal scholars got together to compile the publication.
Oct. 30, 2017
CDC: Costume Eyewear A Health Risk At Halloween
Just in time for Halloween trick or treating, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is out with new numbers to guide some final costume choices. And it has nothing to do with the outfit but the accessories.
Oct. 30, 2017
Sun City Posse Will Leave County Sheriff Program
Tuesday is the final day Sun City's Posse will be an official part of the Maricopa County Sheriff's Posse Program. After that, it will still share information with the Sheriff's Office but be an independent service organization.
Oct. 30, 2017
Ex-Bookkeeper Indicted On 40 Felony Counts
Grand jury indicted a former bookkeeper from the Pine-Strawberry Water Improvement District and Sunny Mountain Realty.
Oct. 30, 2017
 Hearing To Assess If Death Row Inmate Was Given Adequate Trial
A Tucson courtroom is the scene of an evidentiary hearing that begins Monday to assess whether Barry Jones, who’s been on death row in Arizona for more than two decades, was given an adequate trial.
Oct. 30, 2017
Boas Weighs In On Sen. Flake
Each week The Show checks in with the Editorial Board at The Arizona Republic. The segment focuses on the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Oct. 30, 2017
Orange Juice And Wine Prices Expected To Rise
Wine and orange juice prices are expected to rise after multiple hurricanes slammed the East Coast and wildfires scorched northern California.
Oct. 30, 2017
Keeping Northern Arizona Tourist Attraction In The Family
Arizona is known for a lot of things — one of them being a big hole in the ground. But the Grand Canyon is not the only big hole in the ground that’s become a tourist destination in northern Arizona.
Oct. 30, 2017

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