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UA Sociology Students Study Poverty In Tucson
For the past several months, University Of Arizona students have been taking a survey of low-income households across Tucson.
May 28, 2015
Sounds Of The City: Society For Creative Anachronism Battle In Phoenix
Listen to members of the Society for Creative Anachronism practice their medieval fighting skills at in Encanto Park in Phoenix.
May 28, 2015
Arizona Awaits Supreme Courts Decision On Congressional Districts
As the clock ticks toward the end of the U.S. Supreme Court’s latest term, lawmakers, candidates and potential candidates are waiting for the decision on Arizona’s Independent Redistricting Commission and whether the current congressional districts will stay in effect.
May 28, 2015
Paradise Valley Considers Banning Drones
The town of Paradise Valley is holding their first public discussions about banning drones in town limits.
May 28, 2015
Records: Ex-MCSO Deputy Suspected In Multiple Phoenix-Area Robberies
The man who reportedly committed seven Valley robberies in fewer than 12 hours has been arrested.
May 28, 2015
As Colorado River Shortage Looms, Arizona Water Managers Look Elsewhere
The possibility of a shortage on the Colorado River is forcing some tough decisions about how to keep agriculture viable as the drought deepens.
May 28, 2015
Arizona Secretary of State Reagan: Attack Ad Law Out Of Date
Secretary of State Michele Reagan will no longer enforce a law designed to give targets of last-minute political “attack ads” time to respond.
May 28, 2015
Lawyers For Arizona Want Action Against Day Laborers
Lawyers for the state are taking legal steps designed to eventually allow Arizona police officers to arrest day laborers who step in to traffic to solicit work.
May 28, 2015
Prescott Post Office To Be Renamed To Honor Barry Goldwater
The main post office in Prescott is being renamed to honor former Sen. Barry Goldwater.
May 28, 2015
Advocates Say Rescue Calls Shouldnt Go To Border Patrol
The ACLU and faith leaders are calling on two southern Arizona counties to end the practice of sending some rescue calls to the U.S. Border Patrol while responding to others.
May 28, 2015
Climate Change Makes Parts Of The Navajo Nation Uninhabitable
A third of the Navajo Nation is now covered with sand dunes — the result of climate change. Roads, corrals, entire homes have been buried in sand, creating what President Obama calls “climate change refugees.”
May 28, 2015
Arizona Foster Care System Hopes To Find More Parents
Arizona is trying to get more people to become foster care parents. A commission has been formed to address some of the most pressing needs.
May 27, 2015
Grand Canyon University Inks Sponsorship Deal With Nike
Grand Canyon University athletes and coaches will be decked out in Nike gear starting next school year through a new five-year sponsorship deal.
May 27, 2015
Arizona Leaders Ask FBI, DOJ To Help Stop Auction Of Hopi Artifacts
Arizona’s Congressional delegation is asking the FBI and the U.S. Department of Justice to join the effort to stop the sale of Hopi artifacts at a Paris auction house next month.
May 27, 2015
 Fugitive Ex-Cop Arrested Across The Mexican Border
An ex-Los Angeles police officer wanted for murder is being held in an El Paso County jail after being arrested across the border in Mexico. His arrest was a result of a months-long bi-national investigation.
May 27, 2015
County Not Asking For Judges Recusal In Arpaio Case
Maricopa County is not asking for the federal judge in charge of Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s civil contempt case to remove himself.
May 27, 2015
Tucson Meat Company Recalls Ground Beef Due To E-Coli Concerns
Ground beef from a Tucson company is being recalled. The Arizona Department of Agriculture said the ground beef could be contaminated with E-coli. The recall is limited to customers in Tucson.
May 27, 2015
AZ Supreme Court To Hear Case On How DUI Laws Apply To Medical Marijuana Users
The Arizona Supreme Court will hear a case about how driving under the influence laws apply to medical marijuana users. Under current law, card holders can be charged with a DUI if any amount of the drug is present in his or her system.
May 27, 2015
Gov. Duceys Classrooms First Initiative Council Focuses On Funding For K-12 Education
Governor Doug Ducey has announced the members of the Classrooms First Initiative Council, which Ducey will co-chair with Jim Swanson, president and CEO of Kitchell Corporation.
May 27, 2015
Arizona Dad Challenges Common Perceptions Of Living With HIV
Valley resident Andrew Pulsipher, who is HIV positive, attracted worldwide attention earlier this month when he posted a photo featuring himself, his wife and their three kids.
May 27, 2015

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