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Saddled with huge sports and entertainment bills, Glendale once considered selling a library. Now the city could decide to slash a handful of different library fees.
Mar. 14, 2017
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Glendale may raise the price to use Dial-a-Ride for the first time in decades, but officials will first host public meetings to get feedback.
Mar. 13, 2017
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President Donald Trump’s immigration policies have spurred “Know Your Rights” training sessions across the country. Here in Arizona, the immigrant advocacy organization Promise Arizona is holding its own seminars.
Mar. 13, 2017
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base
Changes are coming to a decade old Air Force training exercise in Tucson. Air Force crews use parts of Arizona and neighboring states to practice rescues. It’s called Operation Angel Thunder and was first run in 2006 at Davis Mothan Air Force base in Tucson.
Mar. 13, 2017
A trial got underway Monday for a Spanish man charged with killing a Phoenix woman while she was walking a world-renowned pilgrimage route in Spain.
Mar. 13, 2017
Governor Doug Ducey is ordering flags to fly at half-staff in honor of a Navajo Nation police officer who was killed over the weekend in the line of duty.
Mar. 13, 2017
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Tens of thousands of immigrants detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement were forced to work for $1 a day, or for nothing at all, according to a new class action lawsuit.
Mar. 13, 2017
Diane Maxine Richards
The city of Kingman is suing its former auditor for negligence, alleging the firm should have caught warning signs when a former city employee allegedly stole about $1.1 million.
Mar. 13, 2017
Refugees
Trump Administration policies related to refugees, travelers from certain majority-Muslim nations and undocumented immigrants have renewed tensions related to how the U.S. views people who weren’t born in this country.
Mar. 13, 2017
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It seems like there have been a bunch of high-profile mistakes recently – from typos in presidential tweets to perhaps the most widely seen of all. So, what’s behind these slip-ups?
Mar. 13, 2017
Maureen Dowd
The drama related to the current administration has been consistent since the day President Donald Trump moved into the White House. And Maureen Dowd has written about a lot of it in her role as an Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times.
Mar. 13, 2017
BBC Look Ahead
We had our usual weekly conversation with the BBC to preview what’s coming up in international news.
Mar. 13, 2017
The group that oversees high school sports in Arizona recently decided to allow year-round training — meaning sports aren’t just for one season anymore. We talk to Dr. Javier Cardenas is director of the Barrow Concussion and Brain Injury Center at Barrow Neurological Institute and chair of the Sport Medical Advisory Committee to the Arizona Interscholastic Association.
Mar. 13, 2017
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On Saturday, Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney in the Southern District of New York, said he had been fired after refusing to resign from his post along with 45 other U.S. attorneys.
Mar. 13, 2017
One of the issues that could be holding up the budget is a proposal from Gov. Ducey that would allow universities to keep some of the money they’d ordinarily pay in taxes. We talk to Hank Stephenson of the Arizona Capitol Times about this.
Mar. 13, 2017
It’s back to work at the Capitol today for state lawmakers, and, while there aren’t a whole lot of high-profile bills on the agenda, at least so far, there’s still plenty for legislators to do. With me to talk about some of it is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Mar. 13, 2017
SXSW
SXSW festival kicked off this last weekend in Austin Texas, and one Phoenix teen made a more unusual debut.
Mar. 13, 2017
Arizona Office Of Economic Opportunity
The Phoenix metro area is expected to significantly outpace the rest of Arizona when it comes to job growth for the two year period ending in mid-2018.
Mar. 13, 2017
Agrupación Cariño
The giant music, film, and tech festival South by Southwest is underway in Austin, and KJZZ’s Sarah Ventre is heading out there to cover the music portion.
Mar. 13, 2017
resting in the shade
Heat wave arrives early and sticking around through the weekend.
Mar. 13, 2017

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