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For three decades many Hopi have adopted reggae as their music of choice. It’s difficult to travel the three mesas that make up the reservation without seeing several gold, red and green bumper stickers, not to mention someone in a Bob Marley T-shirt.
February 03, 2015
Two child advocacy groups and a Phoenix-based law firm filed a lawsuit in federal court today against the leaders of the Arizona Department of Child Safety and the Department of Health Services.
February 03, 2015
An area in Tempe once used to cover an interstate gas pipeline is being converted into a community transportation pathway.
February 03, 2015
The state of Arizona will get $21.5 million from a settlement between Standard & Poor's and the federal government, 19 states and the District of Columbia.
February 03, 2015
Any day now a federal judge is expected to order an April hearing to decide whether Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio should be held in contempt for violating court orders. Plaintiffs say they will sit down with the sheriff in a proposed settlement meeting, but are skeptical if they can reach an agreement.
February 03, 2015
Unvaccinated people are being urged to get their measles shots after the disease has sickened at least seven in Arizona and put another 1,000 at risk.
February 02, 2015
The Mesa Police Department has appointed an interim police chief.
February 02, 2015
Four months after Apple's former sapphire glass supplier went bankrupt, Gov. Ducey announced on Monday the tech giant will turn its Mesa facility into a $2 billion global command center. But the facility will create fewer permanent jobs and it's unclear what tax incentives might be involved.
February 02, 2015
Some emergency responders have access to a medicine that can reverse opiate overdoses.
February 02, 2015
The day after Super Bowl 49 has the Arizona Host Committee all smiles. On Monday the Host Committee said NFL’s big event in the Valley was a success.
February 02, 2015
Arizona parents would have more information about the percentage of immunization at their kids’ schools under legislation being proposed in the state House.
February 02, 2015
Arizona Sen. John McCain says he’s a little surprised former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is not running for president next year.
February 02, 2015
A Phoenix man has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges in connection to two cold case killings from the early 1990s.
February 02, 2015
It’s a busy day at Phoenix Sky Harbor. Airport officials say the heavy traffic began Sunday night and is expected through 2 p.m.
February 02, 2015
As desert landscapes are modified by development and climate change, original residents often have to be moved. However, common animal relocation efforts often don’t succeed and a new report offers a possible solution.
February 02, 2015
Snowmobile enthusiasts will probably notice some new rules soon in Arizona’s high country. The U.S. Forest Service has made a policy change after it lost a lawsuit.
February 02, 2015
Kindergartners in Yavapai County are at higher risk for contracting measles compared to those living in other counties. That’s according to a 2013-2014 Department of Health report on Arizona’s school immunization coverage levels.
February 02, 2015
There's a medicine that can reverse opiate overdoses. There's a movement to make it available without prescription in all states, but until that happens in Arizona, one man is distributing naloxone to save opiate users.
February 02, 2015
The two major sporting events in the Valley this weekend, the Super Bowl and the Waste Management Phoenix Open, have a lot of people celebrating tourism and enjoying the excitement. For commentator Troy Pottgen, the influx of fans reminded him of the summer weather phenomenon known as the haboob.
January 30, 2015
While the Superbowl may be getting most of the attention this weekend, Phoenix is also hosting a major event for the golf world.
January 30, 2015

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