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Jul. 1, 2016
NASA crew at the Yuma Proving Ground
Scientists and technicians from NASA gathered in the desert near Yuma early Thursday morning. They were hoping to test a parachute for the Orion Mars mission capsule — but things didn’t quite go as planned.
Jul. 1, 2016
"Every day we're waiting for something exciting to happen," said ASU Center for Meteorite Studies curator Laurence Garvie. And on June 2, something exciting did happen.
Jul. 1, 2016
warm fire
A new law passed during this year’s legislative session requires the state and its cities and towns to provide first-responders access to licensed counseling services, under certain circumstances.
Jul. 1, 2016
The Phoenix City Council voted 5-4 Friday to raise the property tax so it could cover the budget it passed two months ago.
Jul. 1, 2016
dog hiking
The Arizona Humane Society is not taking a position on Phoenix's policy to ban dogs on trails once the temperature hits 100 degrees, but a spokesperson said more education is a good step.
Jul. 1, 2016
Officials with the Arizona Department of Transportation are gearing up for the heavy traffic expected this holiday weekend.
Jul. 1, 2016
Former Arizona state Senator Alfredo Gutierrez is an immigration activist, author and president of the Governing Board of the Maricopa Community College District.
Jul. 1, 2016
Arizona DOT
Texas Canyon Rest Area along Interstate 10 between Benson and Willcox is the ninth of 17 rest areas that have been improved since 2013.
Jul. 1, 2016
Planned Parenthood office
Planned Parenthood says it will work with its abortion-rights allies in eight states to repeal laws that may be vulnerable following the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down tough abortion restrictions in Texas.
Jul. 1, 2016
The owners of the kennel where 21 dogs died of heat exhaustion will serve less than a month in jail.
Jul. 1, 2016
New Mexico was one of 16 states that didn't require worker's compensation for farm and ranch laborers. State Supreme Court justices ruled 4-1 that denying those workers such protection was unconstitutional.
Jul. 1, 2016
All week we've been hearing stories about the people who are with us after we've taken our last breath. In the final installment of The Business of Dying series, we shift gears slightly to talk about how death can sometimes mean a new chance at life.
Jul. 1, 2016
Phoenix City Councilman Daniel Valenzuela
Maryvale residents gathered Thursday night to remember five victims killed in a string of shootings Phoenix police think may be related.
Jun. 30, 2016
Goodyear has set aside land for three fire stations, but it doesn’t have money budgeted for a new one until fiscal year 2022.
Jun. 30, 2016
meeting about Phoenix trails
The city of Phoenix will not close off its trails during extremely high temperatures — at least not yet. The city’s parks and recreation board voted Thursday night to further study banning people on trails when the temperature hits 110 degrees.
Jun. 30, 2016
Tucson
The city of Tucson is replacing its street lighting this year with LED bulbs and will dim the lights at certain times.
Jun. 30, 2016
downtown phoenix
Sustainability and the Valley would seem like an obvious fit, but maybe less so for those who don't live here. Bob Graves wrote about how the city is turning its sustainability reputation around.
Jun. 30, 2016
election vote campaign
The typical Electoral College map may get upended this November, as Donald Trump’s expected presence at the top of the Republican ticket has analysts wondering what’s to come.
Jun. 30, 2016
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
It's the first time the agency has made public the results of its internal investigations into agent-involved shootings.
Jun. 30, 2016

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