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A southern Arizona tribe has released a video reiterating its opposition to the border wall being proposed by President Donald Trump. The Tohono O’odham nation includes 75 miles of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Feb. 22, 2017
Michelle Thompson
Michelle Thompson earned her doctorate in planetary science at the University of Arizona studying how materials weather on the surface of airless bodies such as the moon and asteroids.
Feb. 22, 2017
Arizona lawmakers voted Tuesday to once again try and tell cities when they can hold elections. The move sets the stage for a legal fight with at least some of them.
Feb. 22, 2017
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Wells Fargo fired four senior managers Tuesday as part of an ongoing nationwide investigation into the bank's sales practices. An Arizona executive is among them.
Feb. 22, 2017
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Federal authorities’ plans to execute the president’s orders for stricter immigration enforcement do not apply to so-called "DREAMers," who were illegally brought to the United States as minors.
Feb. 22, 2017
Agriculture groups are warning farmers to prepare for more ICE worksite raids, while continuing asking for better visa reform instead.
Feb. 22, 2017
The Homeland Security Department cast a wide net Tuesday for determining which immigrants living in the country illegally should be deported.
Feb. 22, 2017
Faced with the likelihood of big crowds and demonstrations, an Arizona congressman has dropped plans to hear from constituents in-person.
Feb. 22, 2017
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What makes this study different is the researchers separated out the impacts of temperature on Colorado River flows from the impacts of precipitation.
Feb. 21, 2017
The Arizona Coyotes put their fans on the edge of their seats last night against the Anaheim Ducks. The team raced to a fast start, leading 3-0 in the 2nd period, but the Ducks scored two goals in the 3rd period.
Feb. 21, 2017
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American Girls are adding a boy. This month, Mattel, the company that owns the American Girl Doll brand, announced it’s adding two new characters: Tenney Grant, a Nashville singer, and Logan Everett, her drummer.
Feb. 21, 2017
papago encampment
Last spring, a few Tempe residents decided Papago Park needed to be cleaned up — badly. But a cleanup wasn’t enough because the trash was mostly brought in by people setting up encampments in the park, so it kept reappearing and regenerating. The conditions at Papago eventually spurred a plan to tackle homelessness citywide.
Feb. 21, 2017
Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion
Recent thought pieces in a few national publications have suggested that Americans have become too empathetic. We spoke with Paul Bloom, a Yale psychology professor and author of the book, "Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion."
Feb. 21, 2017
You might have seen an ad on TV lately here in Arizona questioning whether U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake is really willing to work with President Donald Trump on immigration.
Feb. 21, 2017
Citizen initiatives, and how they get on the ballot, has been a big topic of debate at the state Legislature this year. Tomorrow, a House committee will hear another bill dealing with this. Joining me to talk about what’s in that measure and its prospects is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Feb. 21, 2017
Buyer beware: consider medical testing before getting a Cockapoo or Bullypit. It's hard to know exactly what you'll get, so some breeders seek out genetic testing before creating the next generation.
Feb. 21, 2017
The next time you hail an Uber in the Valley you just might get picked up by an autonomous car.
Feb. 21, 2017
Refugees
The United Nations Refugee Agency reported last year that more than 65 million people have been forcibly displaced around the world. That’s the highest figure in recorded history. And the rhetoric surrounding these refugees continues to become more and more contentious.
Feb. 21, 2017
Gen. McMaster is a West Point graduate who earned a Silver Star for duty during the 1991 Gulf War and is well regarded for his innovative military strategies.
Feb. 21, 2017
40 Under 40
The Greater Phoenix Urban League Young Professionals will be honoring a group of diverse Valley leaders tonight at its YP 40 Under 40 Awards.
Feb. 21, 2017

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