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Britain’s departure from the European Union could increase Russia’s influence in the region.
Mar. 31, 2017
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Entomologists Lois and Charlie O’Brien spent their entire careers collecting and classifying insects from all over the world — weevils, to be exact. They’ve gathered more than 1 million of them over the years and meticulously classified them in a collection that’s estimated to be worth $12 million. And now, they’re donating their life’s work to ASU.
Mar. 31, 2017
Major sporting events like Major League Baseball games and the Final Four tournament, which gets underway tomorrow at University of Phoenix Stadium, will keep the alcohol flowing. For centuries, humans have had a complicated relationship with alcohol.
Mar. 31, 2017
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While stadium issues have dominated the D-Backs offseason “off” the playing field, there remain plenty of questions “on” the field that need to be answered.
Mar. 31, 2017
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Suicide on college campuses is a problem that’s difficult to tackle. As with mental-health issues in general, it’s not something most college students want to talk about. Tomorrow, more than 300 people will march on ASU’s campus as part of the annual Out of the Darkness Campus Walk.
Mar. 31, 2017
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Though North Carolina lawmakers voted to repeal the state's controversial HB2 "bathroom bill," LGBTQ advocates say the replacement bill still allows for discrimination.
Mar. 31, 2017
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Attorney General Mark Brnovich is making a last-ditch effort to let Gov. Doug Ducey deny driver’s licenses to those covered by DACA. Brnovich is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the 9th Circuit’s ruling on this. Here for more details on this is Evelyn Cruz, a clinical law professor at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at ASU.
Mar. 31, 2017
There’s talk in Washington of lawmakers and the Trump Administration taking another shot at repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. To talk about the prognosis for another repeal and replace effort is Republican Congressman David Schweikert.
Mar. 31, 2017
Opponents of HB 2404, which Gov. Doug Ducey signed into law last week, have filed paperwork to try to refer the measure to the ballot. But, not all critics of the new law are on board with this effort — at least not now. Democratic State Rep. Ken Clark is one of them.
Mar. 31, 2017
Arizona voters could still get the last word on whether they want to ban paying petition circulators on a per name basis. Opponents of House Bill 2404 will need to start gathering signatures.
Mar. 31, 2017
Some Arizona lawmakers voted to block a measure that would stop people from buying smart guns.
Mar. 31, 2017
A court ruling Thursday said Arizona does not have a legal duty to protect property from wildfires. The ruling upheld a dismissal of lawsuits filed by homeowners whose property was destroyed by the 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire.
Mar. 31, 2017
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Work begins again Friday at Peru’s Cerro Verde mine. The country’s largest copper mine, owned by Phoenix-based Freeport McMoRan, has been on strike for three weeks.
Mar. 31, 2017
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A sea of Cub-blue nearly blanketed the stands when the defending World Series champions played the Arizona Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields.
Mar. 31, 2017
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If you’re in a fender-bender on Valley freeways, Arizona Department of Transportation can now come to the rescue.
Mar. 31, 2017
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The Governors Highway Safety Association issued its latest report on Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities. The number of nationwide deaths increased by 11 percent.
Mar. 31, 2017
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A wet winter means fire season is expected to start later than usual in Arizona’s mountains. But southern Arizona is a different story.
Mar. 30, 2017
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Prosecutors are opposing former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's bid to prohibit comments he made about immigration on the campaign trail from being mentioned at his upcoming criminal trial
Mar. 30, 2017
The Center for Biological Diversity says there are fewer than 50 cactus pygmy owls left in Arizona due to development in their habitats, and they are still declining in the Sonoran Desert.
Mar. 30, 2017
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Listen to the sounds of Jose Rivera learning to skateboard through Skate After School.
Mar. 30, 2017

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