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The opioid crisis has gained a lot of attention in the 2018 session of the Arizona Legislature. Lawmakers pushed through a host of new laws and regulations at the beginning of the session aimed at curbing the rising number of overdoses, limiting the supply of pills and giving those who are addicted access to treatment.
Feb. 26, 2018
Debate over gun control and gun rights has been front and center since the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School earlier this month.
Feb. 26, 2018
Another Court Injunction Sought To Protect DACA Recipients
With no movement in Congress, supporters of undocumented immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are continuing their fight in the courts.
Feb. 26, 2018
Saturday’s men’s basketball game between the University of Arizona and Oregon was about much more than what happened on the court.
Feb. 26, 2018
If you’ve ever been to an aquarium, you know how beautiful it can be to see the colorful tropical fish up close and personal. But, have you ever thought about how those fish get to that aquarium?
Feb. 26, 2018
Some high schools in Arizona has a new way of getting announcements in front of their students. Digital billboards. Provided by California-based “Skool-Live” they don’t come with a price tag but there is a cost.
Feb. 26, 2018
The college basketball scandal that’s reached schools including Duke, North Carolina and Michigan State has reached the University of Arizona.
Feb. 26, 2018
California Democrats held their convention in San Diego over the weekend. The big news out of the convention is longtime Sen. Dianne Feinstein didn’t receive the party’s endorsement.
Feb. 26, 2018
Urban Waterfronts Conference In Yuma A Nod To Conservation Efforts
The Waterfront Center, based in Washington, D.C., honored Yuma with an Excellence on the Waterfront award in 2014. An official said this is one of the reasons the center chose to hold their annual Urban Waterfronts Conference in Yuma.
Feb. 26, 2018
Mesa Mayor John Giles has been working to get a branch of Arizona State University built in his city’s downtown for years.
Feb. 26, 2018
Monday is back to work for state lawmakers, a week after some, at times, heated debate about guns and school safety.
Feb. 26, 2018
More high school students are taking — and excelling — in college courses than ever before. Recently-released data from the College Board shows the class of 2017 took twice as many advanced-placement courses as students in the class of 2007.
Feb. 26, 2018
The U.S. Supreme Court Monday morning rejected a Tucson woman's bid to say that gay marriages are not legally the same as others, at least when it comes to divorce.
Feb. 26, 2018
For a large number of Arizona’s lower-income students, tickets to Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning musical "Hamilton" are out of the question.
Feb. 26, 2018
Maricopa County recorder moves ahead, despite Department of Homeland Security's failure to share voting vulnerability details.
Feb. 26, 2018
The Takeaway: Democrats Release Rebuttal To Nunes Memo
After being blocked by President Trump, Democrats released their version of the Nunes memo over the weekend.
Feb. 26, 2018
Two southern Arizona lawmakers are trying to salvage legislation that would help teachers pay for classroom supplies.
Feb. 26, 2018
Recently, a video posted to social media over Martin Luther King Day weekend showed junior high students singing racist lyrics. The district said it has not punished the students involved because it happened outside of school.
Feb. 26, 2018
Border Water Summit To Be Held In El Paso
Cities along the U.S.-Mexico border have a water problem, mostly in keeping enough fresh water available for the region. A conference to be held in late February is intended to address the issue.
Feb. 26, 2018
Arizona State University broke ground last Wednesday on a new senior living project located in the heart of campus — Mirabella at ASU.
Feb. 26, 2018

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