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The Department of Homeland Security announced the creation of a new office — the Victims of Immigration Crime Enforcement Office, or VOICE. The office is aimed at supporting victims of crimes that were committed by undocumented immigrants. But just how likely are immigrants to commit crimes? To find out, we turned to Doris Marie Provine, a professor in the School of Social Transformation at ASU.
Apr. 28, 2017
Sawmill Fire
The Sawmill Fire is still growing in Southern Arizona – and so is its price tag. So far, the blaze has burned through more than 70 square miles and $3 million.
Apr. 28, 2017
Aviators art piece
A contract worth a quarter-million dollars could lead to one of the best spots to take a selfie at Sky Harbor Airport. Part of Terminal 3’s modernization project will include a pricey pair of sunglasses.
Apr. 28, 2017
syringes
The Arizona Department of Health Services has released the latest immunization rates for kids in child care, kindergarten and 6th grade. The data allows DHS to assess its coverage rates statewide.
Apr. 28, 2017
Cactus Fire
Firefighters are continuing to reign in the Sawmill Fire, burning south of Tucson. The blaze is now 40 percent contained, after burning more than 70 square miles.
Apr. 28, 2017
Cactus Fire
That brush fire burning north east of the Valley has grown since Wednesday. Even though the fire grew to 500 acres by Thursday, fire crews are making progress.
Apr. 28, 2017
JD Mesnard
House Republican leaders outmaneuvered a bid by Democrats to get the legislature to vote to approve the 45-year-old federal Equal Rights Amendment.
Apr. 28, 2017
Boeing
Eight Arizona companies will be represented this week at the Mexico Aerospace Fair just outside Mexico City.
Apr. 28, 2017
The Border's New Boundaries
In part four of The Border’s New Boundaries series, the Trump Administration is running up against a blockade of its own at a national park on the border where the challenge isn’t only the dollars to build a wall, it’s the geography.
Apr. 28, 2017
Aunt Rita's Foundation
In the 1980s and 1990s, the scourge of HIV and AIDS cases was an epidemic in the country. But as awareness grew and treatment improved dramatically, the number of new cases slowed.
Apr. 27, 2017
A Scottsdale city councilwoman says Arizona’s largest charter-school organization must change its policy for transgender students to get her support for a new athletic facility.
Apr. 27, 2017
scraping a wall
Listen to the sounds of Laura Best preparing an exhibit space for new artwork at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art.
Apr. 27, 2017
Health & Wealth Raffle logo
The Health and Wealth Raffle started in 2003 to benefit the Barrow Neurological Foundation. So rather than a state-run lottery, it’s run by the nonprofit to raise funds. Well, it’s the same logic as the lottery. People want to win. So it’s a different way for Barrow to raise money by incentivizing people to donate.
Apr. 27, 2017
Sawmill Fire
Firefighters worked Thursday to contain more of the 40,000-acre Sawmill Fire near Sonoita before winds kick up again, something expected later in the day.
Apr. 27, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
When two hikers recently went missing at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, officials deployed drones to try to find them. With me to talk about this is Matt Vandzura, chief ranger at Grand Canyon National Park.
Apr. 27, 2017
 photo enforcement camera
Smile! If you’re driving in Chandler you’re most likely on camera. More photo enforcement for traffic offenses is on the way.
Apr. 27, 2017
A federal judge is recommending an outside expert to monitor the settlement terms of Parsons v Ryan.
Apr. 27, 2017
Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce
President Trump has agreed not to immediately withdraw the U.S. from the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, which he railed against during his campaign, but he wants to renegotiate it.
Apr. 27, 2017
ASU logo
When we look at a map, we assume it’s accurate, that it will show us where to go, how far away someplace is and where we are located in the world. But maps are products of their time. And that means they change. When you look at many of the maps in a new collection at ASU’s Hayden Library, you are supposed to be a little disoriented.
Apr. 27, 2017
Can Facebook help us age more gracefully? New research from the University of California-San Diego seems to say yes.
Apr. 27, 2017

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