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October was unusually warm and dry. So dry in fact, the National Weather Service in Phoenix said last month was the fourth October without rain since 1896.
Nov. 2, 2017
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The City of Phoenix has rejected a citizen petition to ban bump stocks.
Nov. 2, 2017
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Humans have long fixated on which mental traits distinguish us from other animals. Now, University of Arizona researchers are asking what our canine companions can tell us about ourselves.
Nov. 2, 2017
Police departments around the country have increasingly been the target of community outcry after officer-involved shootings and use of force.
Nov. 2, 2017
A single zoning request in Phoenix is being framed as a case for Millennials. And, one councilman predicts it’s going to become a classic battle throughout the city.
Nov. 2, 2017
When Valley leaders talk about light rail, they often speak in glowing terms: how it spurs economic development and increases property values. But, the reception is less enthusiastic among some residents, especially in one part of Phoenix.
Nov. 2, 2017
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Two water management deals between the cities of Phoenix and Avondale got approval from Phoenix's City Council on Wednesday.
Nov. 2, 2017
Office of the Inspector General
The Office of Inspector General report is only about 20 pages but it offers a blistering critique of three different Homeland Security agencies: Customs and Borde
Nov. 1, 2017
Katie Lee
Iconic Glen Canyon activist Katie Lee died Wednesday morning. She was 98. Lee grew up in Tucson and moved to Hollywood to become an actress. But in the 1950s, when she took a rafting trip down the Colorado River, she abandoned her acting career for a life of exploring, singing about and fighting fiercely for Glen Canyon and the Colorado River.
Nov. 1, 2017
The Association of General Contractors of America asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions to step in on their side after it says several construction companies didn’t bid on the two border wall projects because their owners feared cities would retaliate.
Nov. 1, 2017
Arizona DOT
Trying to stay up to date with unexpected highway conditions? There’s now an app for that.
Nov. 1, 2017
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Federal authorities are proposing lifting the Obama-era ban on issuing new leases for mining uranium on public land outside Grand Canyon National Park.
Nov. 1, 2017
Kelli Ward has picked up the endorsement of Republican Sen. Rand Paul in her 2018 run for the U.S. Senate.
Nov. 1, 2017
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Barrow Neurological Institute has a new president and CEO, and he’s got some big scrubs to fill. Dr. Michael Lawton takes over for Dr. Robert Spetzler, who retired last year after three decades at Barrow. Lawton took over the top spot at Barrow earlier this summer, and he's here to talk about it.
Nov. 1, 2017
In Mexico City, authorities are looking into possible criminal charges in cases related to buildings collapsed in September’s deadly earthquake. Jorge Valencia is here from KJZZ’s Mexico City Bureau to tell us more about that.
Nov. 1, 2017
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Tech leaders who have faced criticism recently for not doing more to limit Russian interference in last November’s election went before a Senate panel on Tuesday.
Nov. 1, 2017
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Sky Harbor has raised indoor and outdoor parking rates by $1 to $3, depending on which terminal a traveler chooses.
Nov. 1, 2017
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On a recent Views and Brews at The Cactus Cafe, Dr. Art Markman, and Dr. Bob Duke talked about how to process tragedy through media in uncertain times.
Nov. 1, 2017
Later this year, the U.S. Supreme Court will consider the case of Masterpiece Cakeshops Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission.
Nov. 1, 2017
The following conversation involves an alleged former member of the Mafia, the witness protection program and a famous country singer.
Nov. 1, 2017

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