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Galtronics facility in Tempe
Smart cars, the internet of things, 5G — they are the exciting technology of the future. But before these technologies can become widespread, companies need to build and deploy a network of camouflaged antennas and cables in cities everywhere.
May. 23, 2017
Aaron Saucedo
Police have accused Aaron Saucedo of being the "Serial Street Shooter," but prosecutors have not filed charges against him. Prosecutors don’t have to rush because Saucedo is already in custody for a separate murder, said Scott Halverson, a trial attorney who is not involved in the case.
May. 22, 2017
While the president is overseas this week, Arizona’s congressional contingent is reacting to the latest news from Washington, D.C., surrounding investigations of the Trump administration’s ties to Russia.
May. 22, 2017
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Securities and Exchange Commission officials have charged a former Arizona employee with fraud for trades he made during his tenure at the agency.
May. 22, 2017
Chase Field
The Maricopa County Stadium District has unanimously approved a roughly $10.3 million tentative budget for the next fiscal year, and officials will vote on an official budget in June.
May. 22, 2017
Business people
It seems annual performance reviews just aren’t cutting it for many employers anymore. They’re moving to do more frequent evaluations — in some cases, every couple of weeks.
May. 22, 2017
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Arizona Theatre Company, the state’s high-profile professional troupe, has produced much-acclaimed work for decades. Now a nationwide search has yielded David Ira Goldstein’s successor. David Ivers comes from Utah, where he’s been serving as artistic director of the Utah Shakespeare Festival.
May. 22, 2017
National parks are a popular summer vacation destination. But not all visits are about seeing natural beauty. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have looked at the rates of suicide in national parks.
May. 22, 2017
asthma inhaler
Researchers at University of Arizona recently looked at why children growing up on the Mexican side of the border in southern Arizona, and children growing up just a few miles away on the U.S. side may have different chances of becoming asthmatic.
May. 22, 2017
Melissa Rukstelis
A recent 12 News investigation uncovered a concerning pattern at our state’s Department of Public Safety crime lab: A forensic scientist intentionally hid her backlog of cases for years, failing to test DNA evidence in dozens of cases and keeping evidence from those cases in her possession.
May. 22, 2017
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Americans have a growing number of media choices, and that has splintered where we get our news. We spoke with Noah Rothman, associate editor for Commentary magazine, about whether the actual news is the same regardless of what network you pay attention to — and the opinions are where the differences come in.
May. 22, 2017
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office
The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office has been allotted an operating budget of $103.5 million.
May. 22, 2017
Reporters
Mexico is considered the most dangerous country in the world for journalists. We checked in with the Editorial Board at The Arizona Republic to talk more about the issue and what the U.S. could be doing to help. We spoke with Phil Boas, director of the Republic’s Editorial Department.
May. 22, 2017
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West Valley officials are continuing their efforts to recruit businesses to the area. But it’s not just an economic development issue — they say it’s also a quality-of-life one. With me to talk about this is Sintra Hoffman, WESTMARC’s president and CEO.
May. 22, 2017
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Climate scientist Ben Horton came from England to work in the United States because of the strength of the science here. Now, he's leaving.
May. 22, 2017
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Itamar Rabinovich, former Israeli ambassador to the U.S., explains the big issues on the table during President Trump's visit to Israel, and how he's expected to be received.
May. 22, 2017
BBC Look Ahead
President Trump is on his first foreign trip as president. That’s just one of the big international stories playing out this week. With me to walk through some of the biggest is the BBC’s Rob Hugh-Jones.
May. 22, 2017
John McCain
Arizona’s senior senator is so far praising Donald Trump’s first foreign trip as president.
May. 22, 2017
CFC cycle
It’s been said that no single organism has affected the Earth’s atmosphere more than Thomas Midgley Jr., who invented the first of the CFC refrigerants known by the trade name Freon. These stable, nontoxic refrigerants changed the world, transforming food storage, expanding Sun Belt populations, even helping early movie theaters succeed. But they also wrecked the ozone layer — Earth’s shield against harmful ultraviolet radiation.
May. 22, 2017
Bears Ears
Time is running out for comment on the Bears Ears National Monument.
May. 22, 2017

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