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What happens to the vast majority of young players who will never get signed to a pro contract from baseball academies across Latin America? In Colombia, many aspire to get a good education.
Mar. 8, 2016
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The U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs is partnering with the Pascua Yaqui tribe in southern Arizona this week to administer training for tribes working to strengthen their foster care programs. The session will focus on how tribal court systems handle child welfare cases.
Mar. 8, 2016
Linda Alvarado Colorado Rockies Owner
Before Linda Alvarado became part of the Colorado Rockies ownership group, she built her own construction company.
Mar. 7, 2016
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Now the public can find out if their drinking water is safe with the help of an app.
Mar. 7, 2016
desert tortise
Marine Corps is planning a $50 million rescue effort in Southern California, but not for people. The mission is to airlift nearly 1,200 desert tortoises out of a hot zone.
Mar. 7, 2016
A 22 percent jump in population will translate into millions more in state dollars for Buckeye.
Mar. 7, 2016
 tree rings
What do tree rings and Spanish shipwrecks have to do with one another? Plenty, from a climate science viewpoint.
Mar. 7, 2016
Tempe residents head to the polls Tuesday. They’ll be voting for new council members and a proposed amendment to the city’s charter.
Mar. 7, 2016
Scott Strobel worked as a deputy for 14 years. He's accused of having sexual contact with a 15 year old male in 2005.
Mar. 7, 2016
Arizona Snowbowl
There may be a possible settlement on a long-standing dispute over the use of reclaimed wastewater at Arizona Snowbowl for snowmaking.
Mar. 7, 2016
fire training
Several agencies including the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service are gearing up for fire season which has already started in some parts of the state.
Mar. 7, 2016
bighorn sheep
The bighorn sheep is one of the few prized animals for hunters. In Arizona, getting chosen for a chance to hunt one is rare.
Mar. 7, 2016
The realization that Donald Trump could be the Republican nominee for President is resonating loudly here in the reliably-red Grand Canyon State.
Mar. 5, 2016
Bill Montgomery
A Mesa police officer has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting of a Texas man at hotel on Martin Luther King Day, according to the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office.
Mar. 4, 2016
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Plans to massively develop a tiny town near the Grand Canyon are on hold after a decision Friday by the U.S. Forest Service.
Mar. 4, 2016
Arizona Fisher House
Arizona’s first Fisher House opened in Tucson last month.
Mar. 4, 2016
trunk space
Phoenix music venue The Trunk Space announced they’re planning on moving in May.
Mar. 4, 2016
Courtroom
Picture a courtroom. We think of a judge, a lawyer, the defendant. What about a foreign language interpreter?
Mar. 4, 2016
baseball
Hitting a baseball has been called the most difficult thing to do in sports.
Mar. 4, 2016
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Arizona is the 27th most religious state in the country, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center.
Mar. 4, 2016

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