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Federal Judge Fines Arizona  $1.4 Million In Prison Health Case
A federal judge has fined Arizona $1.4 million for failing to meet health care standards in state prisons. In an order filed Friday, Magistrate Judge David Duncan wrote that the state had “turned to a private contractor which has been unable to meet the prisoner’s health care needs.”
On The Inside: The Chaos Of Arizona Prison Health Care
Jun. 22, 2018
Study: Alzheimer
Viruses acquired early in life could play a role in Alzheimer’s disease. That’s according to a new study, which came out Thursday. The findings could change how scientists look for ways to treat or prevent Alzheimer’s.
Jun. 22, 2018
Life As A Ghostbuster
Harold Ramis became one of the most recognized funny men in the country, via "Stripes" and the "Ghostbusters" movies. His daughter, Violet Ramis Stiel, remembers her dad and his career in the new book.
Jun. 22, 2018
How Supreme Court Ruling On Online Sales Tax Will Impact AZ
In a five to four vote, the Supreme Court Thursday ruled to allow states to collect sales tax from online and out-of-state retailers.
Jun. 22, 2018
Media Turned Away From Shooter
According to TV news station KYMA, Don Shooter held an event with the local Tea Party at a Yuma church. It was advertised as open to the public, but a KYMA news crew was turned away at the door.
Jun. 22, 2018
Tempe Program Helps Children Grow In First Year
An analysis from the city shows the majority of kids enrolled improved their literacy, social and emotional skills.
Jun. 22, 2018
Cutting Down Some Of Arizona Universities
Hidden pools, secret gardens, spooky hauntings and statues that look suspiciously like a certain former president. These are just some of the urban legends surrounding Arizona’s three public universities.
Jun. 22, 2018
Arizona Narrows Down
A couple of months ago, Arizona submitted its initial nominations for so-called "Opportunity Zones." Those are specific census tracts that may be able to take advantage of capital gains in the recent tax reform package.
Jun. 22, 2018
Phoenix Suns Score Top Pick In NBA Draft
For an organization in its worst playoff drought and coming off a terrible season, the draft could provide a huge shot of optimism — or, in two years, everyone may be ruing the day as a failure.
Jun. 22, 2018
Arizona Elections: David Garcia - Governor
David Garcia is the Democratic gubernatorial primary against State Sen. Steve Farley and Kelly Fryer. The winner will face either Gov. Doug Ducey or former Secretary of State Ken Bennett in November's general election.
Jun. 22, 2018
The Takeaway: The Political Price Of Betting On Immigration
This week on The Takeaway Friday with Amy Walter, a big look at immigration from history and political strategies to consequences and the current state of immigration and the electorate.
Jun. 22, 2018
KJZZ
With The Show to talk about a recent GOP Senate poll, the political impact of U.S. border policy and more were Stan Barnes, president of Copperstate Consulting, and former legislative leader Art Hamilton.
Jun. 22, 2018
Phoenix Wright House Donation Called Off
The School of Architecture at Taliesin said it will no longer receive a Frank Lloyd Wright house in Phoenix that the famous architect designed for his son.
Jun. 22, 2018
Arizona And Sonora Work Together To Make Dangerous Roads Safer
During the Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit in Tucson earlier this month, leaders touted efforts to make highways safer for travelers heading to popular tourist destinations south of the border. Drivers to Sonora's Sea of Cortez are eager to see those improvements.
Jun. 22, 2018
Ducey Not Pulling National Guard From Border
He did not join eight other Governors around the country to leverage an end to the child detainment policy as pressure mounted against the Trump administration.
Jun. 21, 2018
Mexican Soccer Team Penalized After Controversial Slur
There’s a festive mood in Mexico since Sunday, when its national soccer team defeated world champion Germany at the World Cup in Russia. But a controversial chant is endangering Mexico’s presence in the tournament, while generating divisions and concerns among the fans.
Jun. 21, 2018
40,000 Signatures Needed For
Four years after dark money flowed into Arizona’s general election, the “Outlaw Dirty Money” measure is down to the wire gathering signatures needed to put it on the ballot.
Jun. 21, 2018
McCain Calls For Closer Look At VA Nursing Homes
Sen. John McCain is asking the Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs to address reports of poor quality at VA nursing homes in Arizona.
Jun. 21, 2018
Stormy Daniels
The attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels, who is President Donald Trump, has charged into the legal fight over the separation of undocumented immigrant families.
Jun. 21, 2018
Arizona Dems Want Ducey To Investigate Child Shelters
Arizona Democrats are calling for an inspection into the shelters throughout the state being used to house child immigrants separated from their families.
Jun. 21, 2018

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