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The great architect Frank Lloyd Wright influenced the future of design in many ways — but one important one is in the legacy he left behind in his apprentices. Vern Swaback was one of them. He studied under Wright from 1957 until 1978 at Taliesen West, his Scottsdale home, studio and school.
Oct. 27, 2017
Downtown Phoenix
Starting on Monday, Phoenix will host a national conference on urbanism. The CEOs for Cities conference will include sessions and speeches, but also field trips around Phoenix.
Oct. 27, 2017
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Nearly 800,000 so-called DREAMers remain in limbo as Congress and President Trump continue to work on legislation that could provide them some sort of security and, potentially, a path to citizenship.
Oct. 27, 2017
On Thursday, President Trump declared the country’s opioid epidemic a public health emergency. Here to talk about what this means for Arizona is Will Humble, director of the Arizona Public Health Association and a former director of the state Department of Health Services.
Oct. 27, 2017
The New Neighbors project is a collaboration between KJZZ and the Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting that looks at how the Valley of the Sun has changed since the economic downturn a decade ago. Today, we’re in the middle of a real estate and rental market boom, our cities are centralizing, and it’s all changing the face of our communities Valley-wide. Here, you’ll find the people who tell the stories behind this change.
Oct. 27, 2017
The state Supreme Court heard arguments on Thursday about the fate of Arizona’s Medicaid expansion plan.
Oct. 27, 2017
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Cutting-edge technology that uses big data is changing the face of law enforcement, and in ways many Americans don’t know about.
Oct. 27, 2017
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About four years ago, Jeremy Hoffman, who was 30 at the time, told his wife Rebecca about some weird symptoms he was having — he felt a tingling on the left side of his body, he was getting headaches and he felt exhausted.
Oct. 27, 2017
A town hall meeting at the Pecos Community Center
More than 70 residents filled the Pecos Community Center for a town hall meeting with Councilman Sal DiCiccio and staff from the city’s Water Services Department. At least two people stormed from the room prompting the arrival of Phoenix Police officers.
Oct. 27, 2017
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In a television advertisement airing Thursday, a Navajo Nation lawmaker implores President Donald Trump to protect national monuments.
Oct. 27, 2017
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A group of Arizona State University students has a bone to pick with Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich.
Oct. 27, 2017
Joanne Romano and Larry
For many caregivers of people with dementia, grieving a loved one while they’re still alive is not only traumatic, but confusing. But many caregivers are learning to understand this ambiguous loss is changing how caregivers look at life and loss.
Oct. 27, 2017
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The U.S. solar industry is on edge - waiting to see whether the Trump administration will impose steep tariffs on foreign made solar panels. Unease over the looming decision is already affecting the market. Federal regulators are set to make their recommendations to the President next week
Oct. 27, 2017
Cemex bridge
Mexican construction materials maker Cemex posted a small increase in profits over the last three months, thanks to higher sales and lower financial costs that helped offset the impact of natural disasters in Mexico and the U.S.
Oct. 26, 2017
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A federal grand jury in Boston has brought a fraud and racketeering case against the founder of the Arizona-based opioid maker Insys.
Oct. 26, 2017
In places like India, where pest resistance management strategies aren't used, the bugs have evolved to be unaffected by crops bred to kill them.
Oct. 26, 2017
Edgar Milan places a pallet at the St. Mary's warehouse in Maryvale.
St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance has sent a message to its partner agencies that it will be reducing food disbursements over the next few weeks. The announcement is due to reduced donations and high trucking costs after recent natural disasters around the country.
Oct. 26, 2017
Helping Hands for Freedom
This Veterans Day, the Phoenix-based nonprofit Helping Hands for Freedom will hold a benefit concert for families of the fallen, wounded and deployed. It’s called Freedom to Rock, and it’s being billed as a tribute America’s Heroes featuring the music of the 1980s.
Oct. 26, 2017
The new center will be in Glendale and is funded by state-run group First Things First, which gives the district $200,000 yearly to help run both centers.
Oct. 26, 2017
The sexual harassment allegations against film executive Harvey Weinstein and the revelations that former Fox News Host Bill O’Reilly settled a series of complaints against him for more than $30 million have reignited concerns about what women face in many situations — including the workplace.
Oct. 26, 2017

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