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Pedro Gomez
The Arizona Diamondbacks clinched a playoff spot on Sunday for the first time since 2011 with their victory over the Florida Marlins. Midseason acquisition J.D. Martinez got the game-winning hit and talked about it in the clubhouse.
Sep. 25, 2017
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That cool air might signal the end of our beloved monsoon. The official end of the monsoon is Sept. 30, but I got a hold of Ken Waters at the National Weather Service here in Phoenix to find out why we have to say goodbye to the monsoons so early this year.
Sep. 25, 2017
Ricardo Cano
A tiny school at the bottom of the Grand Canyon is at the heart of two lawsuits. One was filed by a former teacher — who only lasted a short time at Havasupai Elementary.
Sep. 25, 2017
Vanessa Grigoriadis
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced on Friday that the Trump administration is officially rescinding Obama-era guidelines that were aimed at helping victims of sexual assaults on college campuses. But the issue of how to address sexual assaults on campus goes beyond the aftermath? One author thinks that universities can do more to stop sexual assaults before they happen.
Sep. 25, 2017
Phil Boas
We did our regular check-in with the Editorial Board at The Arizona Republic. Our focus was on the future of the proposed health care legislation known as Graham-Cassidy — and U.S. Sen. John McCain’s impact on it.
Sep. 25, 2017
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Fans combined with Monday commutes mean the City of Glendale is preparing for more traffic than usual.
Sep. 25, 2017
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Environmentalists wonder how to put dead bodies to good use.
Sep. 25, 2017
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#TakeAKnee was trending Sunday as athletes, coaches, team owners and even a National Anthem singer responded in protest to comments made by President Donald Trump.
Sep. 25, 2017
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On Sunday, the Trump administration updated its travel ban, just hours before it was set to expire.
Sep. 25, 2017
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In Puerto Rico, The Situation Is 'Dire' After Hurricane Maria The island's delegate to Congress says the storm has set Puerto Rico back 20 to 30 years.
Sep. 25, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive
Alesha Durfee is an Associate Professor at Arizona State University's School of Social Transformation. She discusses Education Secretary Betsy DeVos's new guidelines for sexual assault on college campuses.
Sep. 25, 2017
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Forest Melton grew up in South Phoenix. He said it wasn’t a great neighborhood. Melton's parents didn’t like him and his siblings going outside alone because of gang activity.
Sep. 25, 2017
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Arizona Sen. John McCain has been a spoiler for the Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Sep. 25, 2017
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The Diamondbacks are in the postseason for the first time in six years.
Sep. 25, 2017
Monday night's football game is in Glendale as the Cardinals host the Dallas Cowboys. But the controversy surrounding President Trump comments about some NFL players taking a knee for the national anthem isn’t going away.
Sep. 25, 2017
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There’s a high prevalence of depression among people with dementia. Now researchers at the University of Arizona and Banner Alzheimer’s Institute have received a grant to study older adults with both conditions.
Sep. 25, 2017
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Officials in Arizona are launching another program to convince qualified public school teachers to stay in the state.
Sep. 25, 2017
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Arizona public schools will be receiving their first grades under the state’s updated A-F accountability system this week.
Sep. 25, 2017
The federal government said hackers targeted election systems in 21 states last year, including Arizona.
Sep. 25, 2017
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The University of Arizona in Tucson tops a list of colleges where it’s cheaper to buy a condo than live in a dorm.
Sep. 25, 2017

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