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World War II Memorial - 21
Nations, communities, even individuals will mark major events or historical figures — or just someone they cared about — with a memorial of some kind. It can be a huge monument or statue or something a lot more subtle.
Nov. 3, 2016
guayule plant
For decades, industries using rubber have looked for alternatives to supplement and back up their supply. Bridgestone Tires says a desert shrub could be the answer, and the company may grow and process the plants in southwest Arizona.
Nov. 3, 2016
Pierson Place Historic District
The Phoenix City Council has approved a new ordinance aimed at preserving historic buildings from demolition; a key component extends the amount of time between getting a demolition permit and wrecking balls hitting those buildings.
Nov. 3, 2016
Donald Trump Jr.
Donald Trump Jr. plans to visit the Southwest on Nov. 4. He’ll start the day in the Valley, then make two stops on the Navajo Nation — in Shiprock and Farmington, N.M.
Nov. 3, 2016
Kaine
Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine heads to Maryvale on Thursday afternoon on a mission to woo voters in Spanish.
Nov. 3, 2016
Deborah Fiorentino and Andrew Bracanovich
It's the second annual Grand Prix of Scottsdale, where dozens of open wheeled mini-racers will take the the streets as Old Town is transformed into a 1920s' "Great Gatsby"-esque road course.
Nov. 3, 2016
AZPM Homeless
A pilot program to provide day jobs to Tucson's homeless population will begin in December.
Nov. 3, 2016
Voting Line
A pending federal lawsuit and new guidance from the Arizona Secretary of State could help clarify a tricky line heading into Nov. 8.
Nov. 3, 2016
Cybersecurity issues have gained national attention recently, like the one in late October that caused Twitter outages. Now an email hack is making national news and this one started in Arizona.
Nov. 3, 2016
Cubs Fans
Despite being more than 1,700 miles from Clark and Addison, one East Valley bar looked a lot like Wrigleyville during Game 7 of the World Series.
Nov. 3, 2016
Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office
The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors approved a 10 percent raise for all certified positions in the sheriff’s office.
Nov. 3, 2016
Alley Activation Program
A city subcommittee approved a one-year pilot program Wednesday to allow what’s called “alley activation." It involves converting all or part of an alley into a clean, safe, more inviting space.
Nov. 3, 2016
Hillary Clinton Rally
Hillary Clinton spoke at Arizona State University’s campus last night and encouraged thousands of supporters to get out the vote. This is the first time a presidential candidate has visited Arizona during the general election since 2004.
Nov. 3, 2016
Hillary Clinton rally
The rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton at ASU on Wednesday night attracted thousands of people. The line to enter the event wrapped around the intramural fields twice and continued down Apache Boulevard.
Nov. 2, 2016
homeless man
A pilot program to provide day jobs to Tucson's homeless population will begin in December.
Nov. 2, 2016
Banner Health has acquired 32 urgent-care facilities in the Phoenix and Tucson metro areas. The state’s largest private employer plans to add even more urgent-care facilities by the end of 2017.
Nov. 2, 2016
Elections officials have been worried about long lines on Election Day. This after last March when the number of polling places was cut and voters waited hours in lines. But now voters trying to avoid those Election Day lines are finding themselves once again frustrated and waiting.
Nov. 2, 2016
Terranauts book
Biosphere 2 in the desert of Oracle was intended to provide a long list of scientific and environmental insights. A group of eight people — four men and four women — was put together for a two-year mission starting in 1991.
Nov. 2, 2016
Political Advertisement exhibit
Political ads are meant to evoke emotion, raise our hopes and increase our doubts, among other things. But how often, as a particular campaign message is tossed our way, do we consider the artistic level or influences of the ad?
Nov. 2, 2016
Whitewater Draw Wildlife Area
Sandhill cranes are making a repeat appearance this year thanks to a webcam managed by the Arizona Game and Fish Department.
Nov. 2, 2016

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