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Arizona Capitol
The race for Arizona’s first Congressional district has gotten a bit more crowded.
Oct. 6, 2015
baby Sonoran desert tortoise
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Monday that the Sonoran desert tortoise will not be added to the Endangered Species list.
Oct. 6, 2015
Something is happening in the dusty corners of the video game world. People are picking up old video games, wiping off the cobwebs and playing them again.
Oct. 6, 2015
The report from the Trust for America’s Health says four of every five adult Native Americans in the state were obese or overweight in 2013. That’s the highest rate of any state in the country.
Oct. 6, 2015
ALMA telescope in Chile
Dwarf galaxies create new stars just like bigger galaxies do — but for decades researchers haven’t been able to find the same star-forming ingredients inside of them. An astronomer at Lowell Observatory helped explain the mystery.
Oct. 6, 2015
Arizona Corporation Commission logo
One of Arizona’s top regulators will not recuse himself from voting on how the state’s largest utility charges customers with rooftop solar.
Oct. 6, 2015
dog hiking
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Board is considering banning dogs on Cholla Trail.
Oct. 6, 2015
breastfeeding support group
The introduction of formula led many women to stop breastfeeding in the 1950s and '60s. It’s taken decades, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says breastfeeding rates are on the rise.
Oct. 6, 2015
El Nino, Diagram, Storms
While the monsoon season in Arizona is officially over, residents may have noticed the rain hasn’t got the memo.
Oct. 6, 2015
arizona Congressional Districts map
As the Republican primary for Arizona's 1st congressional district grows closer, voters will have to weigh how important it is for candidates to live in the district.
Oct. 6, 2015
Central Arizona Project canal
Governor Doug Ducey is launching a new initiative to help solve Arizona’s long-term water challenges.
Oct. 6, 2015
Aspen leaf rust
Aspen tree rust is causing the normally golden leaves to turn brown and fall off earlier than normal.
Oct. 6, 2015
Bank customers in the Phoenix metro are paying some of the highest fees in the country.
Oct. 5, 2015
desert tortoise
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Monday the Morafka’s desert tortoise will not be given protections under the Endangered Species Act.
Oct. 5, 2015
APS
A utility trade group says Arizona Public Service should not be forced to disclose if it’s responsible for millions in campaign contributions in the last Corporation Commission election.
Oct. 5, 2015
Helicopter rescue
Three different agencies sent helicopters to help a Boy Scout troop on a hike in Cochise County on Saturday after the group’s leader suffered a heart attack. All three attempts at an air rescue failed because of strong winds.
Oct. 5, 2015
Glendale seal
The Glendale city council could take another step toward adopting an anti-discrimination ordinance during a city council workshop Tuesday.
Oct. 5, 2015
A coalition of immigrant rights groups is asking a federal appeals court to overturn a judge’s ruling that upheld one of the most controversial provisions of SB 1070.
Oct. 5, 2015
The 87 flags flew over Capitol, then were carefully folded and displayed at a memorial in Maryland, where they will remain until they are handed Sunday to survivors of 87 firefighters who died in the line of duty.
Oct. 5, 2015
american airlines plane
A flight from Phoenix to Boston had to be diverted Monday morning after authorities said a pilot became ill and later died.
Oct. 5, 2015

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