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For the first time in 2018, we could experience triple digit highs in the Valley this week.
Apr. 8, 2018
The Centers for Disease Control says a dangerous “nightmare bacteria” has been found in every state in the country.
Apr. 8, 2018
Easley’s Fun Shop has served the Phoenix area for 72 years, but the business will close its doors for the last time at the end of this year.
Apr. 7, 2018
The Arizona Department of Transportation will reopen three state highways to lakes in the White Mountains this week.
Apr. 7, 2018
Glendale’s Westgate Entertainment District is up for sale. The shopping and entertainment center has an asking price of $142 million.
Apr. 7, 2018
Fewer fans attended Cactus League baseball games this year, but the average attendance per game increased.
Apr. 7, 2018
Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered a zero-tolerance policy Friday, aimed at first-time offenders entering the United States illegally from Mexico. Sessions wants federal prosecutors in border districts, like Arizona, to emphasize charging people with illegal entry.
Apr. 7, 2018
New federal court filings in the Parsons v. Ryan prison health care settlement contain emails from a former Corizon employee who claims to have resigned over health care and safety issues in Arizona prisons. Emails show the former employee had been raising alarm bells for months.
Apr. 6, 2018
A notice on Backpage.com — a classifieds website — says it is being seized as part of an enforcement action by the FBI, U.S. Postal Inspection Service and the Internal Revenue Service.
Apr. 6, 2018
The Scottsdale Unified School District will pay Superintendent Denise Birdwell $150,000 to end her contract early. “Attorneys care about justice, but what we really care about is giving good return on investment for legal dollars,” Attorney Joel Sannes. “It’s really hard to see an economic resolution that’s better than these settlements.”
Apr. 6, 2018
Arizona will deploy about 150 members of the state National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border next week. They will join an expected several thousand troops called to the border by President Donald Trump.
Apr. 6, 2018
And now it’s time for our Friday NewsCap.
Apr. 6, 2018
Veterans with traumatic brain injuries and some kinds of post-traumatic stress disorder will now be able to receive hyperbaric oxygenation therapy in Arizona. For more on this, The Show's Lauren Gilger is joined by Dr. Audrey Erman, director of the Head and Neck Oncology Program at the University of Arizona’s College of Medicine in Tucson.
Apr. 6, 2018
When we talk about walkable, sustainable cities, Phoenix is usually not the first city to come to mind. But one man believes that cities — even cities like Phoenix — can be friendlier to pedestrians and commuters alike.
Apr. 6, 2018
One Phoenix high school has had to hire six new teachers recently to meet the demand of its robust art program.
Apr. 6, 2018
When the omnibus spending bill cleared Congress last month, federal employees felt a sigh of relief — at least they avoided a government shutdown and could return to their jobs. Except in Las Vegas.
Apr. 6, 2018
Sinclair Broadcasting owns the largest network of local television news stations in the country. Plans are currently underway for them to increase their reach through the purchase of stations currently owned by Tribune Media.
Apr. 6, 2018
This weekend is Phoenix Pride — a time to promote unity, visibility, and self-esteem among those who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans or queer. But celebrations across the country and around the world have been criticized for not being inclusive enough.
Apr. 6, 2018
There hasn’t been much movement — at least publicly — on the issue of water in the three months lawmakers have been in session.
Apr. 6, 2018
On Thursday, Arizona Gov. Ducey signed legislation preventing cities from requiring so-called "dark-money" disclosures. That came on the heels of Tempe voters deciding by a 91-9 percent margin that they wanted exactly that.
Apr. 6, 2018

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