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More Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies testified in federal court Thursday. The government and defense presented witnesses over the course of four days.
Jun. 29, 2017
Senator John McCain
In an op-ed in USA Today, Senator John McCain says that the Russia threat is “dead serious.” During a Facebook Live town hall, he says he’s discouraged by the lack of effort by legislators to retaliate against Russia for their efforts to interfere in the 2016 election.
Jun. 29, 2017
Immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program will continue to get in-state tuition at Arizona's public universities, at least for now. The Arizona Board of Regents voted 7-1 Thursday to wait for a state Supreme Court decision before making any changes to their current policy.
Jun. 29, 2017
prescott
The city of Prescott says one its largest annual events will go on as planned, despite the Goodwin Fire, which has burned 25,000 acres. The Frontier Days World’s Oldest Rodeo and other events will go on as planned this weekend, city officials and event organizers said.
Jun. 29, 2017
mini golf
Listen to the sounds of Carl Spackman and his son Ian playing glow-in-the-dark mini golf with their family at Glow Putt.
Jun. 29, 2017
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Do you know what other people think of you? How much do you care about that? Whether it’s in business or personal relationships, self-awareness is vital.
Jun. 29, 2017
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Nitrate is a naturally occurring nutrient, but when levels are too high can prevent blood from carrying oxygen. Newborns and pregnant women are most vulnerable to health problems.
Jun. 29, 2017
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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released its annual report on trends in health statistics. It looks at everything from life expectancy to smoking rates to access to care.
Jun. 29, 2017
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You’ve heard the saying, “walk a mile in someone else’s shoes.” But does that literally mean you have to put yourself in someone’s position in order to understand where they are coming from? According to a study published in The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, it just might.
Jun. 29, 2017
The Trump administration is quietly loosening many Obama-era rules on civil rights. The civil-rights rollbacks are being applied to other agencies, not just the Department of Education, including the Labor Department, the EPA, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development — just for starters.
Jun. 29, 2017
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Earlier this month, GuideStar, which provides information about charities, decided to remove flags it’d put on some nonprofits on its site. The labels said the organization was “flagged as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center.” On Wednesday, the group Liberty Council, which was one of the nonprofits flagged, sued GuideStar over it.
Jun. 29, 2017
The Phoenix City Council voted on Wednesday to approve a $1.5 million settlement with the family of Rumain Brisbon, an unarmed black man who was shot and killed by a Phoenix police officer in 2014. Joining us now to talk about this is William Terrill, professor in the School of Criminology & Criminal Justice at ASU.
Jun. 29, 2017
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Our eyes take in a lot but scientists say we process what we hear faster than what we see, and sound has a powerful effect on the nervous system.
Jun. 29, 2017
Foam house
If you huff and you puff, can you blow a foam house down? Turns out, you can build real houses out of foam and they won’t fall down.
Jun. 29, 2017
waymo car and fire truck
Wednesday night, Waymo conducted tests with emergency vehicles in Chandler to teach its cars one of the most basic lessons in driver’s ed: Pull over to let emergency vehicles pass.
Jun. 29, 2017
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Arizona has one of the worst rates of traffic deaths on rural roads in the country — that’s according to a new report from the nonprofit transportation research organization TRIP.
Jun. 29, 2017
What started as a vote to increase security along the light rail line in Phoenix veered into a deeper debate about the train’s costs and benefits.
Jun. 29, 2017
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A version of President Trump's travel ban takes effect today, after the Supreme Court upheld portions of the executive order on Monday.
Jun. 29, 2017
UA Dreamers
The Arizona Board of Regents is meeting Thursday to decide how much more dreamers attending the state's three universities, will have to pay in tuition this fall.
Jun. 29, 2017
Goodwin Fire
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has issued a state of emergency in Yavapai County due to the Goodwin Fire, which has burned nearly 25,000 acres since Saturday.
Jun. 29, 2017

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