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Higher Wages Coming To Chase Employees In Arizona
Raises are on the way for about 1,060 Arizonans who work for banking giant JPMorgan Chase. It’s part of the company’s five-year plan to invest in employees and support local economic growth.
Jan. 24, 2018
Study: Hospital Cardiac Death Rates Higher At Night
Hospital patients who suffer cardiac arrest may be more likely to die if it happens in the middle of the night or on a weekend than if it occurs on a weekday.
Jan. 24, 2018
 Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Motel 6
A Latino civil rights group has filed a federal lawsuit accusing Motel 6 of breaking multiple laws when two Phoenix locations shared guest information with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Jan. 23, 2018
Private Promoter Keeps Bullhead City Regatta Afloat
Bullhead City shut down the event after complaints of major trash and bodily fluids in the river after 30,000 people showed up to the 2016 regatta.
Jan. 23, 2018
Candidate Removed From Ballot For AZ08
A judge ruled to remove a Democratic candidate from the ballot to replace Trent Franks in the 8th Congressional District. Gene Scharer didn’t file enough signatures to qualify. That came to light after a supporter of Democratic rival Hiral Tipirneni challenged the signatures.
Jan. 23, 2018
Homeland Security Replacing Vehicle Barrier With New Walls in New Mexico
The Homeland Security Department announced this week it is waiving environmental rules in order to tear down about 20 miles of vehicle barrier along the New Mexico border and replace it with a higher wall.
Jan. 23, 2018
Management Researcher Looks At Sexism In The Boardroom
In the age of the #MeToo movement, the spotlight is on sexism in the workplace. But does this apply even to women who have made it into the corner office?
Jan. 23, 2018
Harassment Allegations Affecting CEO Searches
The past few months have seen an increase in the number of allegations of sexual misconduct in several fields, including entertainment, the media, politics and business.
Jan. 23, 2018
Researchers Explore New Way To Save Endangered Languages
A recently released study indicates there could be a new way to preserve a language — and it’s similar to how researchers explore how to save certain species.
Jan. 23, 2018
Arizona Republic Film Critic Discusses Oscar Nominations
The Oscar nominations came out Tuesday morning, and everyone has something to say.
Jan. 23, 2018
What Is Maricopa County
Arizona is developing broader protocol on the handling of sexual assaults.
Jan. 23, 2018
ACLU Of Arizona Files Petition Regarding Parole Eligibility
Hundreds of people who were given life sentences are about to find themselves facing a complicated question: Whether or not they are eligible for parole.
Jan. 23, 2018
New UA Study Works To Solve Nursing Burnout
Burnout is a condition that affects people in all sorts of careers.
Jan. 23, 2018
The Winners And Losers Of The Government Shutdown
The federal government shutdown ended Monday. Questions abound as to whether Democrats or Republicans emerged as victors — or whether both parties were ultimately losers in the eyes of voters.
Jan. 23, 2018
In Rural Arizona, Some Doctors Worry Tighter Opioid Regulations Could Backfire
Doctors in Mohave County, who practice in some of the state’s most vulnerable communities, are wrestling with the fallout of the opioid epidemic and want assurance that new regulations won’t have unintended consequences.
Jan. 23, 2018
Diane Douglas Calls For New Funding Sources For Arizona Public Education
Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas gave her annual State of Education speech at the state legislature Monday.
Jan. 23, 2018
The Takeaway: Inside The Fight To Roll Back Roe V. Wade
For more than three decades, Clarke Forsythe has worked with Americans United for Life to restrict abortion, always with an eye on the ultimate win: Overturning Roe V. Wade.
Jan. 23, 2018
Arizona Aid Worker Arrested, Accused Of Harboring Immigrants
An Arizona State University instructor, known for his work with humanitarian aid groups along the Arizona-Mexico border, was arrested by Border Patrol agents last week on a felony charge of harboring undocumented immigrants.
Jan. 23, 2018
The Pulse: How Animals Adapt (And Maybe Even Evolve) To Live In Cities
We share our parks and buildings with mice, rats, mosquitoes — all kinds of creatures. They're adapting and in some cases, even evolving, to live in human environments.
Jan. 23, 2018
Ad Campaign Counters
Some Arizona businesses and their lobbying groups are spending money this week in a bid to convince voters that the state's education situation is not as bad as it’s perceived.
Jan. 23, 2018

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