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Vanilla is arguably one of the world’s most popular spices. It flavors everything from ice cream and cakes, to coffee and chocolate. It even appears in home scents and body products. However, you might have heard there’s a global vanilla shortage.
Apr. 13, 2018
Arjan Bhullar, an undefeated heavyweight champion in the UFC, is entering the cage tomorrow night at Gila Arena in Glendale, and he’s taking the opportunity to make a statement about a little more than his quest for domination.
Apr. 13, 2018
The U.S. government is rushing through a border wall project in New Mexico that it says completes one of the cornerstone promises of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. A Fronteras Desk examination of border wall projects shows that what the government is delivering is not a new wall, but the same border wall that’s been going up for the past decade.
Apr. 13, 2018
The legal battle over Backpage.com has gone on for years and investigators claim that the site allowed prostitution to happen covertly, including with minors and victims of human trafficking. S
Apr. 13, 2018
And now it’s time for our Friday NewsCap.
Apr. 13, 2018
For author Stephen Kuusisto — who is legally blind — the connection between he and his first guide dog Corky made a huge difference in his life and opened up many aspects of the world for him.
Apr. 13, 2018
Many Arizona teachers would like to know more about those details before they commit to supporting Ducey’s pay increase proposal.
Apr. 13, 2018
Ray Anderson has hired several coaches, and has overseen a massive renovation project at Sun Devil Stadium.
Apr. 12, 2018
In an effort to stem homelessness in Phoenix, state and county officials are directing funds into permanent housing solutions instead of temporary overflow shelters.
Apr. 12, 2018
Some businesses are supporting the #RedForEd movement with signs in shop windows, custom red products and discounts for educators.
Apr. 12, 2018
A squirrel at the Phoenix Zoo is showing signs of pregnancy, exciting scientists because there are only about 35 Mount Graham red squirrels left in the world. As Arizona heads into wildfire season, concerns remain due to the vulnerability of the endangered animal.
Apr. 12, 2018
This is not a great time to be a Valley sports fan. But Phoenix is in the center of the sports universe in a different sense starting Thursday, as ASU's Global Sport Institute hosts its inaugural Global Sport Summit.
Apr. 12, 2018
In her new book, Porous Borders, Arizona State University Assistant Professor Julian Lim looks at how the early part of the 20th century in El Paso, Texas, helped frame some of the debate that is occurring today.
Apr. 12, 2018
The plan would increase the average salary to $58,130 by fiscial year 2021, according to Ducey. The announcement comes on a week when teachers that have been protesting at the Capitol for weeks promised to set a date for a walkout.
Teachers — Some Working Multiple Jobs — Contemplate Next Steps →
Apr. 12, 2018
Between 2002 and 2016, bioscience jobs grew in Arizona by nearly 60 percent, and the state has outpaced the rest of the country since 2009. But not everything is headed in a positive direction.
Apr. 12, 2018
The Phoenix Suns wrapped up an otherwise forgettable season on a positive note with a win in Dallas on Tuesday.
Apr. 12, 2018
The Takeaway: Trump Set To Announce Response To Syrian Gas Attack, Weighing Missile Strike
President Donald Trump told reporters he would announce plans to potentially strike Syria within a few days of the chemical gas attack that killed more than 40 civilians.
Apr. 12, 2018
Podcast Playlist: Reasonably Sound
If you really enjoy a concert or performance....do you give a standing ovation? Well, it turns out applause is a generational thing. From our partners at Podcast Playlist, this podcast Reasonably Sound, host Mike Rugnetta points out that for much of western history, people just cheered whenever — not even necessarily at the end of a performance.
Apr. 12, 2018
Banner Health has agreed to a multi-million dollar settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over allegations that it submitted false claims to Medicare.
Apr. 12, 2018
In a unanimous vote, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved spending almost $4 million on new election equipment.
Apr. 12, 2018

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