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Residents of Hawaii continue to feel the effects of Kilauea volcano, its lava still moving quickly on the big island. And now, health officials on Guam — 4,000 miles away — are warning residents about volcanic haze as a result of the eruption.
May. 30, 2018
As images of college graduates walking across that stage in their caps and gowns have dominated our social media feeds over the last few weeks, you might have noticed a trend that’s taking off — decorated mortarboards. What do these caps say about this generation of students?
May. 30, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey has certified the results of a March election in Tempe where voters approved a city charter change that will ban anonymous, large donations to political campaigns.
May. 30, 2018
government and border officials are holding a discussion about the opioid epidemic and the flow of illegal opioids that cross the border. They’re talking about the challenges the state faces in tracking substances, especially the deadly synthetic opioid known as fentanyl.
May. 30, 2018
A trio of Phoenix-area organizations on Wednesday is launching the Water Public Art Challenge, the third challenge the groups have issued over the past few years.
May. 30, 2018
Five new billboards are going up around Phoenix. Not a big number, especially if you’re comparing them to campaigns of the big brand names, but these billboards are definitely turning heads.
May. 30, 2018
Just over 200 law schools are accredited by the American Bar Association across the nation including two ran by a private, for-profit company called InfiLaw System, the operator of Arizona Summit Law School. But if the ABA has its way, there would be two fewer schools on that list.
May. 30, 2018
A record number of women are running for U.S. Senate seats this year, six of them here in Arizona.
May. 30, 2018
Studies of traumatic brain injury revealed links to dementia and memory loss among veterans and NFL players. But there’s one group that has been largely overlooked — survivors of domestic violence. A program in Phoenix is beginning to change that.
May. 30, 2018
The town of Gilbert broke ground on a 272-acre regional park Tuesday. “The size and scope of this is unlike anything you’ll see in the East Valley,” said Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels.
May. 29, 2018
Over Memorial Day weekend, the state education department asked the public for feedback on the draft of new science standards, but its website crashed.
May. 29, 2018
Mexico will elect a new president in a month, and some business people in the neighboring country want their employees to vote against a populist candidate.
May. 29, 2018
The Arizona Department of Agriculture Tuesday awarded a contract to a nonprofit group to manage the Salt River wild horses in the Tonto National Forest.
May. 29, 2018
The FBI has issued an alert warning users to reboot, update and secure their routers as a precaution against a widespread, foreign state-sponsored malware attack.
May. 29, 2018
The University of Arizona was recently awarded a $1.7 million grant to increase the amount of mental health nurse practitioners in rural Arizona.
May. 29, 2018
Lookouts reported a human-caused fire Monday outside Sedona, despite the fact that Arizona has closed more public land and issued more fire restrictions than any other state. The fire has grown to 230 acres and is 25 percent contained.
May. 29, 2018
Ireland’s vote to repeal its constitutional amendment banning abortion has been at the top of international news for the last several days. It’s being called a stinging rebuke of the Catholic Church there.
May. 29, 2018
Imagine there is a catastrophic earthquake — 7.8 magnitude — in Southern California. Over the course of the next four days, 400,000 Californians head to Arizona for refuge. What do we do?
May. 29, 2018
"John McCain: For Whom The Bell Tolls" is a profile of the 81-year-old McCain. It includes interviews with family, friends, political opponents and McCain himself.
May. 29, 2018
This Tuesday, Starbucks closed its more than 8,000 stores for a four hour anti-bias training course.
May. 29, 2018

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