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Naturalization applications in Arizona jumped to more than 19,000 last year. That’s an increase of 48 percent from the previous year.
Dec. 7, 2017
Lake Powell
Washington County, Utah, just across the Arizona border, wants more water from Lake Powell. To get it, officials there are proposing to build a pipeline, move the water 2,000 feet uphill with five pumps and then deposit the water into a reservoir outside St. George, about 140 miles away.
Dec. 7, 2017
Members of the conference committee that’ll now take up the House and Senate versions of the tax bill have been named. GOP leaders are aiming to take final votes on a compromise measure in the next couple of weeks.
Dec. 7, 2017
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Listen to the sounds of Jennifer Free with her son, Angelo Free, grooming horses at Wild Horse Ranch Rescue in Gilbert.
Dec. 7, 2017
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Public health, school officials and politicians from different regions of the U.S.-Mexico border said Wednesday that immigrants in their communities have been adversely affected by immigration policies implemented by President Donald Trump’s administration.
Dec. 7, 2017
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We hear on a regular basis how Americans are becoming increasingly polarized when it comes to our politics.
Dec. 7, 2017
Customs and Border Protection has been mandated hire 5,000 employees, with the emphasis on border patrol agents.
Dec. 7, 2017
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On Monday, President Trump announced he’d downsize a pair of national monuments in Utah. That’s led to lawsuits and reactions from some retailers.
Dec. 7, 2017
Aaron Saucedo
Prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty against a former Phoenix bus driver charged in a string of deadly nighttime shootings that led some people to stay inside after dark.
Dec. 7, 2017
The 10th annual National Immigrant Integration Conference, or NIIC, starts Sunday in downtown Phoenix.
Dec. 7, 2017
Trent Franks
Republican U.S. Rep. Trent Franks says he’s resigning because he’s the subject of a House Ethics Committee review. In a statement, Franks acknowledges he talked about surrogacy with two women who’d worked in his office, “making each feel uncomfortable.”
Dec. 7, 2017
U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.
President Donald Trump warned Wednesday that a government shutdown was possible this weekend.
Dec. 7, 2017
Thomas Fire
Firefighters continue to battle several wildfires in and around Los Angeles. Jill Replogle is a reporter with KPCC and has been covering the fires.
Dec. 7, 2017
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Why is it taking so long for the case against alleged 9/11 “mastermind” Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his co-defendants to come to trial? Correspondent Arun Rath has covered many of the pretrial hearings for this case at Guantanamo Bay and is reporting on the current one.
Dec. 7, 2017
A shooting at a New Mexico high school left two students and the suspect dead Thursday, authorities said as schools throughout the small town shut down for the day.
Dec. 7, 2017
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In the 1960s and 70s, a movement emerged — that insisted owning a firearm was the right of each and every American. So began a constitutional debate that only the Supreme Court could solve.
Dec. 7, 2017
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Though the Republican Party is in control of the White House and Congress, anti-establishment conservatives say the GOP is not in a position of power, and is actually an empty vessel.
Dec. 7, 2017
University of Guadalajara
The University of Guadalajara, the second largest public university in Mexico, will open an office on the campus of Arizona State University to help develop existing academic collaborations and foster outreach to Hispanic communities off campus.
Dec. 7, 2017
Tempe firefighters
As wildfires continue to burn in California, Arizona could also face an aggressive wildfire season.
Dec. 7, 2017
Thomas Fire
As wildfires continue to spread across Southern California, Arizona firefighters are once again heading west to help.
Dec. 7, 2017

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