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Feds Refusing Key Parts Of ACA
Twenty attorneys general around the country — including Mark Brnovich here in Arizona — sued the government over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.
Jun. 11, 2018
ASU Researches Football Concussions
The National Football League is facing serious questions about how the game is played and what changes it may have to make to have a sustainable future.
Jun. 11, 2018
Running Rim To Rim, And Back Again, At The Grand Canyon
After hiking to the bottom of the Grand Canyon, most people are ready for a big meal and a deep sleep. But for an elite few, that’s just a warm up. Increasingly, the canyon is becoming a destination for trail runners wanting to push their limits. Tackling the ultimate trail run, despite warnings, in the final installment of "Below The Rim."
Hear The Entire Series: Below The Rim
Jun. 11, 2018
Supreme Court Rules For Purging Voter Rolls
In a 5-4 decision, with Justice Samuel Alito writing the majority opinion, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled names can be purged from Ohio’s voter registration system if those people have not voted within two years.
Jun. 11, 2018
Arizona Senate Candidate Submitted Forged Signatures
The deadline for Arizona candidates to send in nomination petitions was May 30, and now The Arizona Republic is reporting one candidate appears to have submitted dozens of forged signatures.
Jun. 11, 2018
Boas On Phoenix
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Jun. 11, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: Trump, Kim Summit
The world is eagerly awaiting the meeting, scheduled for later today Arizona time, between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un.
Jun. 11, 2018
Are We Using More Dehumanizing Language?
Roseanne Barr’s recent tweet calling former White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett the child of an ape is just the latest example of so-called dehumanizing language.
Jun. 11, 2018
How ICE Has Evolved
Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, has come under criticism recently for implementing the Trump Administration’s policy of separating parents from their kids when they cross the border illegally.
Jun. 11, 2018
Maricopa County Reduces Rate Of Opportunity Youth
Damonte Johnson spent much of his childhood with more than 10 family members in a three-bedroom house. He bounced around a bit, and his family eventually became the subject of national news. His brother was the main eyewitness in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014.
Jun. 11, 2018
EPA Approves Douglas Clean Air Plan For Toxic Gas
On Friday, the EPA approved Arizona’s 10 year maintenance plan for Douglas to keep the level of sulfur dioxide, a toxic gas, low. The levels in the Southern Arizona city were deemed unsafe in 1978
Jun. 11, 2018
Pilot Program Allowing Hospice Patients To Continue Curative Care
Under Medicare’s current rules, a person who goes on hospice has to stop any curative care they might be receiving, like dialysis or chemotherapy. But now, a nationwide pilot program is looking to see if the old way of doing things really works.
Jun. 11, 2018
Organizations Ask AZ High Court To Void Ballot Measure Law
Several organizations are asking the Arizona Supreme Court to void a law they say will make it more difficult for groups like theirs to put initiatives on the ballot.
Jun. 11, 2018
Seligman Open For Business Despite ADOT Project
Starting Monday, the Arizona Department of Transportation is set to repair three bridges along Interstate 40 leading into a historic Route 66 community. the town of Seligman will remain open for business, despite the temporary closure of one key freeway exit.
Jun. 11, 2018
DPS Takes Tire Treads On Interstates Very Seriously
Watch out for "alligators" on Arizona's hot interstates. The so-called tire shreds are dangerous and littering road trip routes throughout the state. Car experts routinely warn the triple-digit temperatures are murder on tires, especially at freeway speeds.
Jun. 11, 2018
The Takeaway: Ahead Of North Korea Summit, President Trump Spurns U.S. Allies
On Tuesday, one of the most widely anticipated diplomatic events in recent history will be carried out at an island resort in Singapore.
Jun. 11, 2018
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive: Facebook Gave Select Companies Access To User Data, Even After It Was Supposed To Have Been Cut Off
Fridays are a strange news day, governments and businesses offload announcements they don't want much press coverage for. These are called "news dumps." Journalist Yael Grauer takes a topic that was supposed to be buried and brings it to you fresh. Here’s her latest Monday Morning Dumpster Dive on a business in the news a lot lately: Facebook.
Jun. 11, 2018
Arizona Study Links HPV, Cancer To Vaginal Microbes
HPV causes more than 500,000 cases of cervical cancer globally each year, but why do some women clear the virus while others develop cancer? A new study finds a promising link.
Jun. 11, 2018
McCain To Allies:
Arizona Senator John McCain is once again publicly disagreeing with one of President Donald Trump’s decisions. McCain pushed back Saturday night against Trump’s reversal of an agreement to sign onto a statement by the G7 countries.
Jun. 10, 2018
Arizona Expands Electronic Search Warrant System
Law enforcement agencies across Arizona will soon have a way to get search warrants electronically. They’ll be able to use a system to obtain blood samples in cases involving suspected drunken-drivers, vehicle-related homicide and aggravated assault.
Jun. 10, 2018

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