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Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is looking into the marketing practices of a company that manufactures opioids.
Jun. 16, 2017
Ashton And Dennis Skinner
Dennis Skinner dreamed of the women his daughters would become and dancing with them at their weddings. But after they graduated high school, the twins made an announcement.
Jun. 16, 2017
Tank batteries and a pumpjack
Oil drilling and production in the many parts of the country is booming again. But in the Permian Basin of west Texas, the boom has a byproduct that producers are considerably less excited about: oil theft.
Jun. 16, 2017
Trader Joe’s Grainless Granola
Trader Joe's is alerting customers that some of its grainless granola products are potentially contaminated with listeria in 23 states, including Arizona.
Jun. 16, 2017
Ryan Winkle
The Mesa City Council is considering removing one of its own members. Councilman Ryan Winkle was arrested in May on suspicion of impaired driving. His blood alcohol level was almost three times the legal limit.
Jun. 15, 2017
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Joe Arpaio’s legal defense team has lost another attempt to exclude evidence from the former sheriff’s upcoming criminal contempt trial. At a court hearing in 2015, Arpaio admitted to being in civil contempt for violating the judge’s preliminary injunction.
Jun. 15, 2017
The plant, called Apache Solar, is estimated to eventually have 77,000 solar panels and is expected to go online in September.
Jun. 15, 2017
The Quiz Show
And now it’s time for The Quiz Show! That’s when we bring back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions.
Jun. 15, 2017
resting in the shade
Since President Trump pulled the U.S. out of the Paris Climate Agreement, many states and cities have pledged to follow the tenets of the agreement anyway.
Jun. 15, 2017
President-elect Donald Trump did something uncommon — though not unprecedented — when he asked all of President Obama’s appointed ambassadors to resign in January. To talk about that, we were joined by former U.S. ambassador to Romania Jim Rosapepe.
Jun. 15, 2017
Woman's hands
It’s estimated that 5 million people over the age of 60 each year are abused by a family member, a friend, maybe by a caregiver or by someone who works for them.
Jun. 15, 2017
Downtown Phoenix
The Hyatt Regency in downtown Phoenix sold last week for about $107 million. But, there’s another downtown hotel still on the market — the city is trying to sell the Sheraton, which it owns.
Jun. 15, 2017
Gov. Ducey on Wednesday took part in a conference in D.C. called “Building a Competitive U.S.-Mexico Border,” sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson Center.
Jun. 15, 2017
Following Wednesday’s attack on members of Congress and others practicing on a baseball field in a Virginia park, many are expressing concerns about gun-related violence in the U.S. The news was especially disheartening to Mark Kelly, husband of former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and co-founder of Americans for Responsible Solutions.
Jun. 15, 2017
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
American Airlines announced last year it was partnering with the Transportation Security Administration to install and test new state of the art CT scanners at one of the their security checkpoints at Phoenix Sky Harbor.
Jun. 15, 2017
Lyle Jeffs
Lyle Jeffs, brother of the imprisoned leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Warren Jeffs, was arrested last night in South Dakota. We speak with Nate Carlisle, the polygamy reporter for The Salt Lake Tribune.
Jun. 15, 2017
gilbert report
Gilbert Public Schools will appeal a state audit that found it miscalculated student enrollment and as a result owes the Arizona Department of Education close to $1 million.
Jun. 15, 2017
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In 2015, a jury sentenced Billy Ray Johnson, a defendant in California, to life without parole. The prosecution used results from TrueAllele, a software program that analyzed traces of DNA from crime scenes, to prove him guilty.
Jun. 15, 2017
Podcast Playlist logo
In 1996, Jennifer Ringley started Jennicam, a website that captured her every moment. She was viewed seven million times a day and was featured on David Letterman. Seven years later, nobody knew why she disappeared from the internet.
Jun. 15, 2017
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The special counsel's investigation into connections between Russia and the Trump campaign and administration has broadened to include an examination of President Trump himself.
Jun. 15, 2017

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