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People in Houston and the surrounding area in Texas woke up to a third day of devastation today, that is, if they slept at all.
Aug. 28, 2017
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The National Weather Service issued a dire warning about Hurricane Harvey. Louis Uccellini, director of the NWS, explains why the agency is calling this an unprecedented event.
Aug. 28, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive
Matt Thorn of Outserve-SLDN talks about legal action that will be taken this week against President Trump's ban on transgender people in the armed forces.
Aug. 28, 2017
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Thousands in Texas are facing catastrophic flooding, heavy rains, and power outages from the wrath of Hurricane Harvey. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo weighs in on the response here.
Aug. 28, 2017
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The fallout continues from President Trump’s Friday night pardon of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Aug. 28, 2017
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A lawsuit charging a chain of Arizona charter schools of illegally using tax payer dollars to fund lessons on Godliness could be in jeopardy.
Aug. 28, 2017
Dr. Daniel Caruso
A doctor known for his work with burn and trauma victims here in the Valley, and around the country, has died from cancer related complications.
Aug. 28, 2017
Sal DiCiccio
Four of Phoenix’s eight City Council members are up for re-election Tuesday.
Aug. 28, 2017
Thunderstorms are a regular occurrence on the prairie, but when they roll through oil country, they can wreak havoc hitting wastewater disposal sites.
Aug. 28, 2017
Arpaio
Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is planning a book tour. He said he’s considering legal action against media and elected officials that have accused him of racial profiling.
Aug. 28, 2017
Under a new initiative, Customs and Border Protection will prioritize the hiring of more inspectors specifically for Arizona.
Aug. 28, 2017
Stewart Building
After a public fight over a partial demolition, construction is now underway at the site of a former Studebaker car dealership at Central Avenue and McKinley Street in Phoenix.
Aug. 28, 2017
The mortgage interest deduction is a popular tax benefit for homeowners and those in Maricopa County collect the most in Arizona.
Aug. 28, 2017
health
Older Hispanics are facing language and cultural barriers when interacting with their health care providers, according to a poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research which came out last week.
Aug. 28, 2017
McDonalds is looking to hire about 2,000 people across Arizona, including nearly 900 in Maricopa County. The company designated Wednesday as "Hiring Day" with walk-in interview opportunities across the state.
Aug. 28, 2017
Dark sky
The recent solar eclipse plunged a swath of the U.S. into two minutes of gloom, but it’s nothing compared to the years-long night that almost wiped out life on Earth 66 million years ago.
Aug. 26, 2017
Jack KIrby
Monday marks what would have been Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday. And to celebrate, my next guest is hosting a couple of events this weekend, including a roast of one of Kirby’s most famous creations: Captain America. Russ Kazmierczak self-publishes Amazing Arizona Comics, and he’s with me.
Aug. 25, 2017
Joe Arpaio
President Donald Trump has granted former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio a pardon. The announcement came Friday evening after hinting at a pardon earlier in the month and essentially promising one when he visited the Valley on Tuesday.
Aug. 25, 2017
 Tennil Reed-Beurelein
A lot of us like to exercise, but what motivates someone to turn it into their livelihood? That’s what Tennil Reed-Beurelein has done. She’s a professional Crossfit athlete, and she just competed in the international Crossfit Games. She got 6th in those games. And she placed No. 1 in the U.S.
Aug. 25, 2017
Over the next three months, the Arizona Department of Transportation will be installing traffic cameras along Interstate 17 to detect wrong-way drivers.
Aug. 25, 2017

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