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The Orion project is planned to take humans to Mars, but before that can happen, NASA wants to send astronauts to the moon for the first time in decades. The space agency recently came to Yuma Proving Ground to test the parachute system for that capsule.
Mar. 29, 2017
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The department was outfitting the falcon nesting box atop a Maricopa County building at Third Avenue and Washington Street with an air-conditioning unit.
Mar. 29, 2017
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Wells Fargo agreed Tuesday to pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit by customers. The settlement covers named plaintiffs in Arizona and California.
Mar. 29, 2017
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An Arizona man was among three storm chasers killed on their way to cover tornadoes tearing through west Texas.
Mar. 29, 2017
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Arizona’s Republican lawmakers in the Senate Appropriations Committee advanced a House bill Tuesday that would allow stricter guidelines to get citizens’ initiatives on the ballot.
Mar. 29, 2017
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Ryan Kitchell is a Navy vet and founder of Kitchell Creative print services in Tempe.
Mar. 29, 2017
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Gov. Doug Ducey has signed legislation that bans license plate covers typically used to prevent photo enforcement cameras from capturing an image of the plate.
Mar. 29, 2017
Phoenix City Hall
On Tuesday night, the city of Phoenix will officially open a trade office in Mexico designed to benefit Arizona manufacturers.
Mar. 29, 2017
Navajo Generating Station
Despite President Trump’s efforts to bring back coal, a coal fired power plant and coal mine on the Navajo Nation face closures. Hundreds of Navajo people who have worked in the coal industry for generations are worried about their futures.
Mar. 29, 2017
While business leaders in Arizona say the K-12 public school system isn’t necessarily a selling point for Arizona when wooing new businesses to the state, officials are hoping a new partnership could make Arizona’s community colleges catch the eye of prospective companies.
Mar. 29, 2017
Peoria Unified School District
The school district is proposing new school boundaries to move students from at-capacity elementary schools to other, nearby schools.
Mar. 29, 2017
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A partnership between the city of Tempe and the Phoenix Veterans Administration has brought healthcare to the homes of almost 70 veterans there in its first year.
Mar. 29, 2017
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An Arizona tribe is suing the largest supplier of water in the state. The Ak-Chin Community says the Central Arizona Water Conservation District, which delivers water from Lake Mead, is planning to shortchange them.
Mar. 28, 2017
It turns out that Austen's devoted base of followers is expanding. In a recent article published in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Professor Nicole Wright documents the expanding alt-right, or white nationalist, segment of Janeites.
Mar. 28, 2017
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The American Bar Association, which accredits law schools, has put a local, for-profit law school on probation.
Mar. 28, 2017
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The annual NFL owners meetings are underway in Phoenix at the Arizona Biltmore. As the league continues to adjust rules to protect players from brain trauma, they are focusing on improving the helmet as a means to lower concussion rates.
Mar. 28, 2017
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Inside of the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, Jennifer Sontchi stares approvingly at a scene frozen in time behind a pane of glass.
Mar. 28, 2017
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake
President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, which reimburses state and county agencies for incarcerating criminal immigrants.
Mar. 28, 2017
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Britain's plan to exit the E.U. becomes official this week when the government triggers Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. It's never been done before. What potential pitfalls lie ahead?
Mar. 28, 2017
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Sunday marks the two-year anniversary of Saudi Arabia’s engagement inside Yemen. The U.S. is also involved there. It’s been conducting airstrikes as it tries to go after Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula.
Mar. 28, 2017

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