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The Pinal County Board of Supervisors this month paved the way for a nearly 3,000 acre solar power plant by changing the land-use from residential to green energy production.
Nov. 23, 2017
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone
The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office and citizen posses will be out at area malls again this holiday season. Over 200 posse members will pitch in to deter potential crimes. It's a continuation of a program Joe Arpaio championed; Arpaio was ousted by new Sheriff Paul Penzone in last year's election.
Nov. 23, 2017
Arizona Department of Education
The Arizona Department of Education has spent more than $100,000 to fix errors that led to the misallocation of millions of dollars in federal funding, and the cost could rise.
Nov. 23, 2017
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Republican Gov. Doug Ducey says he would prefer that the GOP was running someone other than Roy Moore to fill a vacant U.S. Senate seat in Alabama after seven women accused Moore of sexual misconduct. Some of the women were underage at the time.
Nov. 23, 2017
Border wall
The Senate Appropriations Committee approved more than $1 billion in increase to border security, keeping alive President Donald Trump’s promise of new walls and more agents along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Nov. 22, 2017
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Last month, the National Park Service proposed a dramatic increase of entrance fees to 17 national parks, including the Grand Canyon.
Nov. 22, 2017
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On Thursday, after the Thanksgiving dinner has been eaten and the dishes have been washed, it’ll time to take part in that honored holiday tradition of ... Black Friday shopping.
Nov. 22, 2017
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Transitioning back to school after undergoing cancer treatment comes with its own set of challenges for students.
Nov. 22, 2017
Brent Chase
<i>From our archives:</i> For some Native Americans, Thanksgiving is not quite the same kind of celebration that it is for other Americans. After all, the Pilgrim arrival and settlement didn’t exactly work out well for the Natives.
Nov. 22, 2017
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When we think of bike share in the Valley so far, it’s always been about GR:D system. Those are the bright green bikes with the smiley face on the basket that calls itself the “official bike share” of Phoenix, Tempe and Mesa.
Nov. 22, 2017
Ryan Zinke
The Department of the Interior is outlining steps aimed at increasing energy production on federal lands. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says boosting production of resources like oil and gas creates jobs and enhances the nation’s energy security.
Nov. 22, 2017
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Mexican trade officials for the first time say they’re preparing for a future without the North American Free Trade Agreement, with the country’s top NAFTA negotiator saying that is the best way to approach current negotiations.
Nov. 22, 2017
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ASU recently added a new chief information officer. His name is Lev Gonick, and he has come to the Valley from Cleveland.
Nov. 22, 2017
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Here in Arizona, shade is a commodity. That’s why when visitors to downtown Phoenix’s Renaissance Square showed up recently, they were a bit miffed to find that the 8 large ficus trees that surrounded the square, had suddenly been removed.
Nov. 22, 2017
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Over the weekend, Border Patrol agent Rogelio Martinez was found dead in southwest Texas. There has been speculation that the agents were attacked by drug smugglers, while others say it may have been an accident. With me to explain more about what’s going on is Julian Aguilar, border and immigration affairs reporter for The Texas Tribune.
Nov. 22, 2017
The Poetry of Pop book
The counterculture of the late 60s, early 70s was marked, in part, by artists and bands who made their name in protest music.
Nov. 22, 2017
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The fight over the separation of church and state is playing out again before the U.S. Supreme Court this term.
Nov. 22, 2017
Las Vegas Shooting
Lawsuits related to the Las Vegas shooting massacre are piling up. This includes 14 lawsuits filed Wednesday and several more filed Monday.
Nov. 22, 2017
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For many of us, Thanksgiving means spending time with our families, carrying out traditions that we’ve practiced for years.
Nov. 22, 2017
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As the war in Yemen continues, and Yemeni people face starvation and a cholera epidemic, the American media is failing to report on the U.S. role in the conflict.
Nov. 22, 2017

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