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Steven Shepard
Steven Shepard, editor for the Politico Caucus and chief polling analyst for Politico, joined us on Tuesday morning for on-the-ground perspective ahead of the Senate vote on health-care reform.
Jul. 25, 2017
Regina Revazova
One producer drives a cab around the Valley and records some of the backseat confessions she hears.
Jul. 25, 2017
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Just six months into the new administration, the relationship between President Trump and Attorney General Sessions is frayed. What does it mean for both the special prosecutor’s investigation into the president, and for the integrity of the Justice Department?
Jul. 25, 2017
doctor
Arizona health care providers are concerned that Congress is considering health care reform that would have devastating impacts on the state’s most vulnerable populations.
Jul. 25, 2017
blood donation
The American Red Cross came up about 61,000 blood donations short for the months of May and June and it is putting the word out that it needs make up for the shortage.
Jul. 25, 2017
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The Navajo Nation is considering buying Colorado ranchland that contains two mountains the tribe believes to be sacred.
Jul. 25, 2017
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The investigation into a hazing incident involving student athletes at Hamilton High School has expanded, and Chandler police have submitted felony charges against the school’s principal and former football coach.
Jul. 25, 2017
Perscription pills
State health officials continue to gather real-time data on Arizona’s opioid epidemic, and the numbers keep getting worse.
Jul. 25, 2017
Jeff Flake
The U.S. Senate is likely to vote as soon as today on whether to debate a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act — or to just repeal it outright.
Jul. 25, 2017
Big League Dreams complex
“Everything that we treasure in our business and our reputation right now is being damaged, and we need to get it corrected so we can try to move on and get our parks back open,” said John Giambi, one of Big League Dreams owners.
Jul. 25, 2017
Aljojuca lagoon
Eight students from Northern Arizona University and the National Autonomous University of Mexico are studying volcanoes in central Mexico to better understand the "plumbing" of monogenetic volcanoes.
Jul. 25, 2017
Senator John McCain
Less than one week after announcing he has brain cancer, Arizona Sen. John McCain is headed back to Washington, D.C.
Jul. 24, 2017
Inmates in Arizona prisons say the state retaliated against them for testifying about poor health care conditions.
Jul. 24, 2017
Space
And next we bring you a story about the challenges of baking bread — in space, which turns out to be harder than you might initially think. A German company called Bake in Space has spent the last year tackling the rather complex problem of how to bake and eat bread in space.
Jul. 24, 2017
"The Sum of Small Things: A Theory of the Aspirational Class" book
For most observers over the decades, the so-called “elite” were people who were extremely wealthy and had access to essentially anything they wanted. But a new book, "The Sum of Small Things: A Theory of the Aspirational Class," argues that the elite are defined less by how much money they have and more on what is labeled "cultural capital."
Jul. 24, 2017
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The Department of Homeland Security recently announced that they’ll essentially double the cap on this year’s quota for these H-2B non-agricultural visas with an increase of 15,000 a year. But many think that increase is too little, too late. So what is the Department of Homeland Security’s motivation here?
Jul. 24, 2017
The most extreme monsoon storms are growing more intense in central and southwestern Arizona, according to a study by the University of Arizona and the National Autonomous University of Mexico.
Jul. 24, 2017
Border wall
Since President Trump took office, illegal immigration has gone down on our southern border. But over the weekend, nine migrants died in the back of a tractor-trailer in San Antonio, Texas, in an incident that will be tried as a human-trafficking crime.
Jul. 24, 2017
BBC Look Ahead
Protests, presidential visits and a major HIV conference are among the top stories on the international stage coming up this week. With me for our weekly look-ahead is the BBC’s Rich Preston.
Jul. 24, 2017
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There are services for razors, makeup samples, Japanese import snacks and socks, all delivered to doorsteps across the country. But which will last?
Jul. 24, 2017

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