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Sen. Jeff Flake Will Not Confirm Judicial Nominees Until GOP Vote On Mueller Legislation
Arizona’s retiring Republican Sen. Jeff Flake says he won’t vote to confirm any judicial nominees unless GOP leaders hold a vote on legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired.
Nov. 14, 2018
Former Thunderbird Campus To Be Taken Over By ACU
ASU plans to sell the remaining acres of the former Thunderbird location for development, as well as the 20 acres acquired in northeast Phoenix.
Nov. 14, 2018
Study: Urban
More than 80 percent of Americans live in urban areas, and the United Nations predicts that number to reach almost 90 percent by 2050. So what happens when the urban heat island meets global warming?
Nov. 14, 2018
Corporation Commission In Legal Battle Over Dark Money
Attorneys for members of the Arizona Corporation Commission told a judge Tuesday he should block a bid by one of the panel's members to investigate a potential conflict of interest.
Nov. 14, 2018
AZ Firefighters In California See Similarities To Slide Fire
Sedona firefighters find Woolsey Fire conditions very similar to the Slide Fire in 2014.
Nov. 14, 2018
Snowmaking Credited For Full Ski Season Beginning Friday
It's been a few weeks since measurable snow fell in the state, but that hasn't stopped ski season from starting in Arizona this coming Friday.
Nov. 14, 2018
Average Price Of Thanksgiving In Arizona Dinner Drops
A healthy supply of turkeys is going to make the cost of feeding the family Thanksgiving dinner a bit less expensive this year.
Nov. 14, 2018
Trump Considers Changes To
The Trump administration is proposing changes to what’s called the “public charge rule,” which affects legal immigrants to the United States who are using public benefits.
Nov. 14, 2018
Choosing The Best 100 Restaurants In Phoenix
How many restaurants do you think you’ve eaten at in the Valley? However many, it's probably not as much as Dominic Armato, the dining critic for The Arizona Republic. Now he's out with a new list — not of the top five or top 10 Phoenix restaurants — but of the top 100!
Nov. 14, 2018
What
Dan Buettner has been studying that topic for nearly 20 years and came to focus on five locations in the world where people live the longest and are feeling well. They’re dubbed “blue zones.”
Nov. 14, 2018
Do Consumers Still Think About
Sears announced earlier this month it was closing its store at the Paradise Valley Mall. That’s added to the roughly 40 Sears and Kmart stores that’ll be shutting their doors across the country.
Nov. 14, 2018
Could Prop 126 Have Unintended Consequences?
Arizona voters overwhelmingly approved proposition 126 last week. It amends the state Constitution to bar lawmakers and voters from implementing any new taxes on services.
Nov. 14, 2018
Conversation Changing Around Miscarriage, Infant Loss
It used to be that if a woman suffered a miscarriage, it just wasn’t something you talked about, especially not in a public way. But, today, that’s changing.
Nov. 14, 2018
Record Number Of Young People Vote In This Election
Votes are still being counted in Arizona and other states, but one takeaway from this year’s midterm elections so far is the number of younger voters who cast ballots.
Nov. 14, 2018
Secretary Of State, Corp Comm Races Still Too Close To Call
County Recorder Adrian Fontes said as of Tuesday night, there are still about 126,000 ballots left to count. The Secretary of State’s Office reports a little more than 147,000 ballots are still outstanding statewide in Maricopa, La Paz, Coconino and Pima counties.
Nov. 14, 2018
The Takeaway: The Trouble With Wildfire Evacuations
There are things that California residents can do to prepare for wildfires, from knowing county evacuation routes to having emergency supplies packed and ready to go. But what happens when you’ve done all that and it’s public infrastructure that fails you?
Nov. 14, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Why We Get It So Wrong When It Comes To Data
Humans are not rational beings, and when it comes to data this is blindingly evident. On this episode of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about data and the brain.
Nov. 14, 2018
The Takeaway: Amazon Comes To The Neighborhood
After year-long search competition that pitted cities and states to become home of Amazon's second headquarters, the retail giant selected Long Island City, New York, and Arlington, Virginia as the cite of their HQ2 locations. So what are the terms of the deal?
Nov. 14, 2018
Tucson-Based Space Company Eyes Kodiak Launch
Vector Launch Inc. is planning a commercial rocket launch at the Pacific Spaceport Complex, its first launch at the Alaska facility.
Nov. 14, 2018
Ducey Weighs In On Drought Plan
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has written an op-ed outlining some requirements he has for Arizona’s internal deal on drought. It came two days ahead of an important meeting of the board of the agency that runs the Central Arizona Project canal system.
Nov. 13, 2018

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