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The burgeoning startup community in metro Phoenix is getting a lot of attention these days. And now, it’s in the national spotlight as tech pioneer Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest tour comes to town.
Oct. 7, 2016
The State Bar of Arizona is encouraging you to look beyond the big races and vote on whether or not to retain judges.
Oct. 7, 2016
phoenix fire department
In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, a 70-member crew is on standby to assist in everything from water rescues to pulling victims out of collapsed buildings and evacuations.
Oct. 7, 2016
Actress Lupita de la Mora
An unconventional form of theater that took its audience away from the stage and into neighborhoods stigmatized by drugs and violence became an unexpected hit during its nearly two month run in the Mexican border city of Juárez.
Oct. 7, 2016
influenza virus
Planning on putting off getting the flu shot for a few more weeks? The head of the Arizona Department of Health says, don't wait.
Oct. 7, 2016
A new challenge has been mounted contesting the legality of Arizona laws which allow police and prosecutors to seize property without proving to a judge it was used for a criminal purpose.
Oct. 7, 2016
citi logo
Citi, one of the largest banks and financial institutions in the United States, announced a major plan for its holdings in Mexico.
Oct. 7, 2016
GoDaddy logo
Scottsdale-based GoDaddy has fired its international marketing agency after less than a year — on the same day it hit an international growth milestone.
Oct. 7, 2016
NAU's campus
Oct. 9 marks one year since four students were shot, one fatally, on Northern Arizona University’s Flagstaff campus. Now researchers are using the shooting as a case study to see if Twitter can reveal how communities respond to traumatic events.
Oct. 7, 2016
Maricopa County Recorder's Office press conference
Voting rights groups are criticizing Maricopa County Recorder Helen Purcell over confusion surrounding a polling location in Tempe. But a spokeswoman for the Purcell’s office said county election officials have been trying to be responsive to constituents’ concerns.
Oct. 7, 2016
The Stephan's riffle beetle lived in two springs in Madera Canyon. The last one was seen in 1993.
Oct. 6, 2016
water storage bucket
Colonias, high-poverty, mostly Hispanic settlements, are one region in Arizona the loans are meant to help develop.
Oct. 6, 2016
A Phoenix-based company called Somatic Labs has come up with what they consider to be an evolution of that kind of technology.
Oct. 6, 2016
Tucson
A two-mile stretch in Tucson is considered one of the most endangered historic places in the country.
Oct. 6, 2016
Chuck Wullenjohn and Wayne Schilders
To send something into space, the modern technique is to launch it with a rocket. In the 1960s, however, a Canadian visionary proposed the radical idea to simply shoot through the atmosphere — with a giant space gun. One of those guns is still in Yuma, Arizona
Oct. 6, 2016
Friday, historians, archivists and researchers will gather in the Valley to highlight Arizona women’s history.
Oct. 6, 2016
The state’s been receiving this grant since 2003, but this year’s amount is the most it’s ever gotten; officials say since they started getting this money, the number of tests it’s helped pay for has risen from less than a thousand to more than 16,000.
Oct. 6, 2016
Artist rendering of Tempe facility for low-income female veterans
Affordable housing for female veterans and their families are scarce in the Valley and Tempe hopes to open a development to meet more of those needs.
Oct. 6, 2016
arizona science standards website
For the first time in a dozen years, the Arizona Department of Education is looking to update the state's science standards.
Oct. 6, 2016
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump
A pair of new polls suggest that Arizona in back in play for the presidential race. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump appear to be in a dead heat with a little more than a month to go before the election.
Oct. 6, 2016

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