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The Navajo Nation is suing Wells Fargo for allegedly engaging in predatory and unlawful banking practices that have harmed its tribal members.
Dec. 12, 2017
“If someone is going to be having their dog on a tether in their home in their house we’d rather they use a safe procedure to tether the dog, not just tie a dog to a rope and have the dog risk being choked,” said Councilwoman Lauren Kuby who helped develop the proposal after a town hall on animal protection.
Dec. 12, 2017
Mount Graham Red Squirrel
An endangered species native to Arizona is in trouble. This summer’s Frye Fire burned more than 48,000 acres around Mt. Graham in southeastern Arizona, and that has led to a dramatic decrease in the number of red squirrels found there.
Dec. 12, 2017
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Current Arizona law requiring state lawmakers wanting to run for Congress to vacate their local seats before entering the race threatens to create a string of political vacancies.
Dec. 12, 2017
How many times have you made the decision to do something, and the result makes you wonder about whether it was a coincidence? Dr. Bernard Beitman has studied coincidences for decades and is the first psychiatrist since Carl Jung to attempt to categorize and even explain them.
Dec. 12, 2017
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The Mesa Fire Department will now charge $100 for every false alarm call they respond to. The first false alarm and calls canceled while first responders are on the way will not cost anything.
Dec. 12, 2017
Time magazine’s 2017 Person of the Year is the women who have spoken out about sexual misconduct. In some cases, a common theme seems to be a lot of people heard about the allegations, but never did anything — often described as an “open secret.” But one philosophy professor has another word for the behavior.
Dec. 12, 2017
This year has seen a handful of high-profile shootings, from Las Vegas to Sutherland Springs, Texas, and it’s also seen calls to end gun violence. But some experts say doing that would require research.
Dec. 12, 2017
A perigee full moon or "supermoon" is seen on Aug. 10, 2014, in Washington. (Photo courtesy of Bill Ingalls - NASA)
There has been a space battle raging above our heads and it has nothing to do with the new Star Wars.
Dec. 12, 2017
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The U.S. Agriculture Department has given Arizona the OK to test out a program the state said is aimed at reducing fraud and illegal trafficking in food stamp cards.
Dec. 12, 2017
Thunderbird School of Global Management
Arizona State University announced Tuesday morning it was moving the Thunderbird School of Global Management to a new building in downtown Phoenix.
Dec. 12, 2017
DCS Director Greg McKay said the agency is working on a tool to spot red flags and identifiers to determine when an investigation is not needed. This comes after a record number of children have gone into the foster care system.
Dec. 12, 2017
Thomas Fire
The Thomas Fire continues to burn through areas of Ventura and Santa Barbara counties in California.
Dec. 12, 2017
internet
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has said he wants the commission to repeal net neutrality rules, and that could come as soon as Thursday when he and his four fellow commissioners meet.
Dec. 12, 2017
U.S. Postal Service
Options for shipping off holiday gifts on time are quickly dwindling depending on where and when you hope the package will arrive.
Dec. 12, 2017
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A conversation with Republican Governor Bill Haslam of Tennessee, the chair of the Republican Governors Association.
Dec. 12, 2017
Chewy
Goodyear is welcoming pet products company Chewy.
Dec. 12, 2017
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When someone floated the idea of tiny homes for teachers, there were chuckles. But then there was talk that, hey, maybe that wasn’t such a bad idea.
Dec. 12, 2017
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals cleared the way for valley transportation planners by voting, 'No' to repealing the South Mountain Freeway project.
Dec. 12, 2017
Tiny House
The tiny house movement is getting bigger in northern Arizona where the median price for a single family home is higher than metro Phoenix.
Dec. 12, 2017

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