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A program to prepare university students in Arizona and across the country for science and tech careers would be eliminated under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget.
May. 24, 2017
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Data is great, but it can't tell you everything you need to know. So why do we love it so much?
May. 24, 2017
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After passing the House earlier this month, the American Health Care Act is on its way to the Senate. But first the Congressional Budget Office will review it once more. Today, the CBO releases their latest score of the legislation. It will provide updated estimates and projections of insurance over the next decade.
May. 24, 2017
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Teens and children were killed during the attack at the Ariana Grande concert this week. Terror groups are targeting the most vulnerable parts of the population to evoke widespread fear.
May. 24, 2017
A high-level official of the previous administration to govern the neighboring Mexican state of Sonora was arrested Monday in Tucson.
May. 24, 2017
Arizona law enforcement does not have the right to search someone simply because they're in or near a suspicious area or situation.
May. 24, 2017
Pinal Fire
People with respiratory issues should stay clear of the Globe-Miami area Wednesday.
May. 24, 2017
visually impaired people learn to use writing guides
What was it like to lose your sight? No two answers to that question are alike here at the Arizona Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
May. 24, 2017
GCU is still partnered with Phoenix police in a million-dollar, five-year effort to reduce crime in the west Phoenix neighborhood.
May. 24, 2017
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Mohave County Sheriff Deputy Todd Aaron guided his patrol vehicle down a bumpy, unpaved road in Golden Valley.
May. 23, 2017
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Phoenix-based PetSmart Inc. announced on Friday that it is looking to raise $1.35 billion through a private debt offering of senior first lien notes, due in 2025. The company is also anticipating another $1 billion in funds, provided as an equity contribution from an existing investor group.
May. 23, 2017
Advocates of the bill say it would have allowed students to write about more hot-button issues and give a good foundation for thoughtful reporting.
May. 23, 2017
Last week, the top U.S. trade official formally notified the Congress the intention to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). What the American government will do is still unclear, but Mexican and Canadian authorities say they’re ready.
May. 23, 2017
An employee of Banner Health is suing the hospital system for refusing to cover a form of treatment for autism.
May. 23, 2017
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A recent casting call at a local theater asked for energetic, patient and furry actors to apply. A real dog will be cast as Toto in Valley Youth Theatre’s "Wizard of Oz" production.
May. 23, 2017
Felicia Campbell
Food criticism is usually about reviews and lists. But Felicia Campbell wants to do things a little differently.
May. 23, 2017
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We’ve seen months of outrageous airline disasters taking over our news feeds. Afterward, there’s consumer outrage but when do consumers finally reach a breaking point?
May. 23, 2017
Textbooks, school, education
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has a long history of supporting school choice — including school vouchers and charter schools — stemming back to her time as chair of the American Federation for Children, a school choice advocacy organization.
May. 23, 2017
Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey has completed action on the remaining bills that were approved in the recently-finished legislative session. He signed 27 and vetoed 6. To learn more about a university funding measure that was approved and protection for student journalists that was vetoed, we spoke with Rachel Leingang of The Arizona Capitol Times.
May. 23, 2017
Phoenix City Hall
The city of Phoenix does a lot of business with private companies — from vending machines to police and fire gear, the contracts add up. And so do the lobbyists.
May. 23, 2017

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