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Fees are going up by $5 at the Grand Canyon — and at all national parks that charge to visitors to enter. But the increase is much less than originally proposed by the Interior Department.
Apr. 12, 2018
In an effort to stem homelessness in Phoenix, state and county officials are directing funds into permanent housing solutions instead of temporary overflow shelters.
Apr. 12, 2018
Some businesses are supporting the #RedForEd movement with signs in shop windows, custom red products and discounts for educators.
Apr. 12, 2018
A squirrel at the Phoenix Zoo is showing signs of pregnancy, exciting scientists because there are only about 35 Mount Graham red squirrels left in the world. As Arizona heads into wildfire season, concerns remain due to the vulnerability of the endangered animal.
Apr. 12, 2018
This is not a great time to be a Valley sports fan. But Phoenix is in the center of the sports universe in a different sense starting Thursday, as ASU's Global Sport Institute hosts its inaugural Global Sport Summit.
Apr. 12, 2018
In her new book, Porous Borders, Arizona State University Assistant Professor Julian Lim looks at how the early part of the 20th century in El Paso, Texas, helped frame some of the debate that is occurring today.
Apr. 12, 2018
The plan would increase the average salary to $58,130 by fiscial year 2021, according to Ducey. The announcement comes on a week when teachers that have been protesting at the Capitol for weeks promised to set a date for a walkout.
Teachers — Some Working Multiple Jobs — Contemplate Next Steps →
Apr. 12, 2018
Between 2002 and 2016, bioscience jobs grew in Arizona by nearly 60 percent, and the state has outpaced the rest of the country since 2009. But not everything is headed in a positive direction.
Apr. 12, 2018
Arizona teachers who are threatening a walkout unless they see a 20 percent pay raise and increases in overall school funding could get large pay boosts under a proposal that emerged Thursday in the Arizona House.
Apr. 12, 2018
The Phoenix Suns wrapped up an otherwise forgettable season on a positive note with a win in Dallas on Tuesday.
Apr. 12, 2018
The Takeaway: Trump Set To Announce Response To Syrian Gas Attack, Weighing Missile Strike
President Donald Trump told reporters he would announce plans to potentially strike Syria within a few days of the chemical gas attack that killed more than 40 civilians.
Apr. 12, 2018
Podcast Playlist: Reasonably Sound
If you really enjoy a concert or performance....do you give a standing ovation? Well, it turns out applause is a generational thing. From our partners at Podcast Playlist, this podcast Reasonably Sound, host Mike Rugnetta points out that for much of western history, people just cheered whenever — not even necessarily at the end of a performance.
Apr. 12, 2018
Banner Health has agreed to a multi-million dollar settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over allegations that it submitted false claims to Medicare.
Apr. 12, 2018
In a unanimous vote, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved spending almost $4 million on new election equipment.
Apr. 12, 2018
As Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg faces hours of questioning from Congress this week over how the social media platform handles its users’ data, the question of internet privacy and the spread of "fake news" has been hard to escape.
Apr. 12, 2018
For the immigrants who were unlawfully detained by former Sheriff Joe Arpiao, they have until the end of the year to apply for restitution through the county.
Apr. 12, 2018
The Navajo Nation is the latest to sue pharmaceutical companies and drug distributors for their role in a surge of opioid-related deaths. The tribe filed its lawsuit in U.S. District Court in New Mexico.
Apr. 12, 2018
Bioscience companies are exploring the scientific and life-saving potential of something that is usually seen as medical waste
Apr. 12, 2018
Listen to the sounds of Michael McClanathan teaching his grandson, Colton Wagner, how to play the bagpipes at his Scottish import store.
Apr. 12, 2018
Current tensions around the U.S. and Mexico border are nothing new and can be traced back to the period between 1890 and 1930. It was near the end of this era that the border relations grew increasingly complex.
Apr. 12, 2018

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