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Another law school is following the University of Arizona’s lead to expand its standardized entrance exam options. St. John’s University School of Law in Queens New York has announced it will accept the Graduate Record Exam, or GRE, in addition to the Law School Admission Test, or LSAT.
Nov. 9, 2017
Earthquake damage in Tabasco, Mexico
The American government wants to help Mexico assess the damage of the devastating earthquake that hit the country almost two months ago.
Nov. 9, 2017
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Listen to the sounds of Mark Mau working on light-rail train cars at their hub in Phoenix.
Nov. 9, 2017
Michael Somsan
The IMAZ, as it’s called by competitors, is a grueling 2.4 mile swim in Tempe Town Lake, followed by a 112-mile bike ride that extends into the Sonoran Desert and finishes up with a marathon around the lake and Papago Park.
Nov. 9, 2017
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Caring for an aging parent at home has become a more routine occurrence across the United States. But it’s not as common for the child to be in their 20s while the parent is in their 80s or 90s. For first-time filmmaker, Victoria Negri, this was her reality.
Nov. 9, 2017
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This week, we get a perspective from Imran Siddiqi, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Arizona.
Nov. 9, 2017
Arizona State Capitol
More allegations of sexual harassment within the Arizona Legislature are coming out — and there are more allegations against state Rep. Don Shooter.
Nov. 9, 2017
Tom Pawlak works on a grave marker at Greenwood Memory Lawn.
A Phoenix man who never served in the military himself found a unique way to say thanks to those vets who are no longer with us.
Nov. 9, 2017
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Arizona State University is in the midst of its Salute to Service, and the university has been working to integrate veterans into its community.
Nov. 9, 2017
Hurriane Harvey rescue efforts
The debate about climate change has partially been focused on its economic consequences. But what about national security?
Nov. 9, 2017
"The Entombment of Christ" in liquid chocolate
The photographer Vik Muniz has become known for the double meanings in his photos. He has shaped cotton to look like clouds. Or stenciled chocolate to look like famous paintings.
Nov. 9, 2017
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The former chief financial officer of a Phoenix-based real estate company was sentenced to 18 months in prison on Wednesday after being found guilty of deceiving investors.
Nov. 9, 2017
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Alice Cooper is getting ready to host his 16th annual Christmas Pudding concert, with proceeds benefit his Solid Rock Teen Center, which offers kids free music, dance and vocational programs.
Nov. 9, 2017
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The Pentagon is supposed to report felonies to the federal gun database, but the Air Force has admitted that an oversight lapse made it easier for gunman Devin Kelley to buy his weapons.
Nov. 9, 2017
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Mexico's ambassador to the United States says those concerned about deteriorating relations between the two neighbors need to speak up.
Nov. 9, 2017
Scott Raymond Dozier
A judge said Wednesday she may cut a paralytic from the state's previously untried lethal injection plan, after hearing that it could mask movements reflecting awareness and pain by a death-row inmate who volunteered to become the first person executed in Nevada in 11 years.
Nov. 9, 2017
JD Mesnard
The Arizona House is investigating allegations of sexual harassment at the Legislature, including a Scottsdale lawmaker's assertion that another member of the chamber told her he wanted to have a romantic relationship with her.
Nov. 9, 2017
Gabriel Navarrete
DHS grants TPS for three reasons: safety concerns due to an ongoing armed conflict, an environmental disaster or other extraordinary conditions. TPS can last for periods of 6, 12 or 18 months. Salvadorans, who make up the largest number of TPS recipients, will learn their fate in January.
Nov. 9, 2017
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey says he supports an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment in the state Legislature.
Nov. 9, 2017
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates bought almost 20,000 acres of West Valley real estate, spending around $80 million.
Nov. 8, 2017

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