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Goodwin Fire
It’s already been an active fire season in Arizona. Many fires were started naturally by lightning. But, blazes like the Goodwin Fire that burned more than 28,000 acres near Prescott, were expected to be human caused.
Jul. 4, 2017
Downtown Phoenix
Phoenix reached a deal with Competitor Group, Inc. to produce the Rock-N-Roll Marathon and Half Marathon through 2021.
Jul. 4, 2017
A new study out of the University of Arizona and two other national institutions recommends abolishing the gas tax.
Jul. 4, 2017
For the second time in as many weeks, an elderly couple was found dead in their home from what appeared to be heat exhaustion.
Jul. 4, 2017
Goodwin Fire
More families displaced by the Goodwin Fire are returning home as all evacuation orders have been lifted for affected areas.
Jul. 4, 2017
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan issued a written statement late Monday rejecting a request for voter registration data from the Trump administration as part of the president’s investigation into potential voter fraud.
Jul. 4, 2017
Obesity now kills more people worldwide than car crashes, terror attacks and Alzheimer’s combined. Researchers say the main culprit is not lack of exercise, but changes in the way food is now made with calorie-dense, high-sugar ingredients.
Jul. 4, 2017
brown eye
The study says 36 percent of Southwestern Hispanic families, including in Arizona, have a dominant version of the disease retinitis pigmentosa.
Jul. 4, 2017
Arizona Game and Fish Department logo
Arizona’s anglers are celebrating this Fourth of July with hundreds of thousands of new fish thriving in the state’s bursting lakes.
Jul. 4, 2017
The second set of weekly data on the opioid epidemic in Arizona shows a spike in the number of suspected overdoses and deaths, though officials warn it’s too early to tell if the state is experiencing a real increase.
Jul. 3, 2017
Goodwin Fire near Mayer
Forecasters say the Southwest may sweat out more big blazes than first thought this summer. A new forecast calls for greater risk of significant wildfires in the region.
Jul. 3, 2017
baseball
Listen to the sounds of Abel Gallardo playing baseball in Coronado Park.
Jul. 3, 2017
kendon victor
The booms and bursts of fireworks will be heard around the Valley this weekend to celebrate the Fourth of July. Maybe you’re already plotting out how to get the best view. Well, there are some people who don’t get to watch the show, because they’re lighting it.
Jul. 3, 2017
It’s almost the Fourth, and a great pairing for all the American history and fireworks is, of course, some booze. But we don’t just break out the bottles on holidays, you'll find it at weddings and funerals, in churches and bars alike In Sin City and even Vatican City, you’ll find some kind of alcohol.
Jul. 3, 2017
Immigration Visa application
The long-running debate over what to do about undocumented immigrants currently in the U.S. has been taken up at least a notch or two by the Trump administration’s proposed enforcement changes.
Jul. 3, 2017
On Friday, the fourth anniversary of the Yarnell Fire passed. You’ll remember that in 2013, the nation — especially Arizonans — were shocked by the deaths of 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots. The firefighters were caught in the fast-moving fire. They deployed their fire-proof emergency shelters, but that did not save their lives. What went wrong?
Jul. 3, 2017
We hear a lot about the federal poverty level, especially surrounding the health-care debate. You can qualify for a subsidy if you make up to 400 percent of the poverty level, or you qualify for Medicaid if you’re income is below 138 percent of the poverty level. But what does any of this really mean?
Jul. 3, 2017
BBC Look Ahead
While most of us here in America are busy celebrating our country’s history this week, the international stage is set for one of the biggest meetings of the year: the G-20 summit. For more on this and other international events coming up this week, we’re joined by our colleague at the BBC, Rich Preston.
Jul. 3, 2017
Bob Boze Bell
It’s not only since Arizona became a state that it has been part of stories that seem unbelievable — and may or may not be true.
Jul. 3, 2017
Army National Guard
In May. President Donald Trump recently signed into law a bill that includes a 2.1 percent pay raise for members of the military.
Jul. 3, 2017

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