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Election season is on the way, which means you'll be seeing and hearing a plethora of campaign ads for candidates. That also means the phrase “I approve this message” will be ubiquitous. Do those four words really mean anything, though, when it comes to believability of a candidate and his or her promises?
Mar. 12, 2018
Most states have their fair share of strange and outdated laws, and Arizona is no different. Of the 117 felony laws passed in Arizona since 2011, 74 have never been used to charge anyone; that’s 63 percent.
Mar. 12, 2018
State lawmakers are more than halfway to the goal of a 100-day session. Here to discuss what is on the agenda for this coming week is Ben Giles with the Arizona Capitol Times.
Mar. 12, 2018
The Maricopa Community College District Faculty Association has filed a lawsuit against the district’s governing board. The suit aims to overturn a decision the board made last month to do away with a bargaining process known as “meet and confer.”
Mar. 12, 2018
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is cracking down on copycats after Florida's deadly shooting has spawned more than a dozen different threats on Valley schools.
Mar. 12, 2018
Arizona realtors set out to permanently ban the state from passing sales taxes on services.
Mar. 12, 2018
The Arizona Diamondbacks played their first major league game 20 years ago this month. And the franchise is celebrating two decades in the Valley this year, with a little help from a man who's been with the team since the beginning.
Mar. 12, 2018
Arizona’s endangered Mount Graham red squirrels are dying at an unprecedented rate, and the increase in deaths is primarily due to predator bird attacks.
Mar. 12, 2018
A bill that could make it easier for people to work from home is making its way through the state legislature. And, that worries some people.
Mar. 12, 2018
The federal Bureau of Reclamation is funding a new database of water pipeline infrastructure. The goal is to give cities and utilities data they need when deciding how to spend money on repairs.
Mar. 12, 2018
A Denver-based company is setting up shop in Mesa’s Elliot Road technology corridor.
Mar. 12, 2018
The Orpheum, which holds 1,364 people, was filled almost to capacity, as fans of the Sanders and even a few supporters of President Donald Trump watched Sanders speak.
Watch Facebook Live Video From The Rally →
Mar. 11, 2018
The Arizona State Hospital in Phoenix houses 300 of the most vulnerable psychiatric patients in the state. Recent concerns about patient confidentiality prompted a legal review at the facility.
Mar. 11, 2018
Phoenix is planning to give developers millions of dollars to improve the area around the city's first shopping mall.
Mar. 10, 2018
Republican U.S. Senate candidates Kelli Ward and Joe Arpaio attended the Make America Great Again rally, at times speaking over shouting counter protesters.
Watch Facebook Live Video From The Rally
Mar. 10, 2018
Vegetable Harvest Brought Wave Of Guest Workers To Arizona
Arizona had the second-highest number of guest farmworkers in the country during the first quarter of the fiscal year that started in October.
Mar. 9, 2018
The community college board voted 4-3 last month to cut a faculty negotiation program called “meet and confer,” essentially calling it an outdated policy.
Mar. 9, 2018
Mining Companies Appeal Ban To Supreme Court
The mining industry filed two petitions Friday with the U.S. Supreme Court asking for review of a ban on uranium mining on land surrounding Grand Canyon National Park.
Mar. 9, 2018
Arizona’s GOP congressional contingent is giving President Trump’s tariff proposal mixed reviews.
Mar. 9, 2018
There are a handful of countries that dominate the world’s oil supply. But as more and more countries are moving to green, renewable energy, how does that shake up the energy market?
Mar. 9, 2018

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