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FCC
The Federal Communications Commission later this month is expected to change the rules limiting ownership of newspapers and TV stations in the same market; some of those regulations date back to the 1970s.
Nov. 2, 2017
Phoenix was one of more than 200 communities that put in a bid to attract Amazon’s HQ2.
Nov. 2, 2017
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
The issue of undocumented immigration and how to modify federal law is constantly up for discussion in the halls of the nation’s capital.
Nov. 2, 2017
cell phone
A new survey from the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds less than 30 percent of Americans use things like Siri, or Alexa, which is from Amazon.
Nov. 2, 2017
Late last month, an Ak-Chin Indian Community tribal court ruled same-sex couples have the right to get married.
Nov. 2, 2017
American Islamic Forum For Democracy
This week’s attack in New York was called an “act of terror” by Mayor Bill de Blasio. One person who has been very outspoken about events that are often called “acts of terror” or “terrorist attacks” is Zuhdi Jasser. Jasser is the president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy. He’s also a medical doctor and lives here in Phoenix.
Nov. 2, 2017
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The way we like to get clean is changing.
Nov. 2, 2017
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Brown v. Board of Education might be the most well-known Supreme Court decision, a major victory in the fight for civil rights. But the decision had complex implications.
Nov. 2, 2017
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It’s been just over a month since a mass shooting in Las Vegas left hundreds injured and 58 dead, and the nation is still waiting for details on the deadly attack.
Nov. 2, 2017
Adrian Fontes
Within hours after writing what he admitted was “rude and inappropriate” on his Facebook site, Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes posted again. Only this time, he wrote an apology.
Nov. 2, 2017
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The number of juveniles held in adult jails in Maricopa County has nearly doubled in the past year. MCSO Deputy Chief Brian Lee, who addressed a juvenile justice committee at the Arizona Legislature on Wednesday.
Nov. 2, 2017
Downtown Phoenix
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
Puppy
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
water
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

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