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Of the nearly 4,000 African-American adults who participated in a long-term study of heart disease risk factors, discrimination was a strong determinant of short sleep duration and poor sleep quality.
Jul. 5, 2017
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto
The top two security officials from the U.S. visited Mexico City on Wednesday and met with President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss how to address transnational organized crime, regional security and economic cooperation.
Jul. 5, 2017
Goodwin Fire
The Goodwin Fire has burned more than 28,000 acres near Payson. The fire is more than 90 percent contained — but there’s another danger for those in the area even after the fire is out.
Jul. 5, 2017
mexico flag
A new report suggests Mexican government officials should push for an ambitious upgrade of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Jul. 5, 2017
Migrant worker
Experts say total dependency on employers — which provide food, shelter and transportation — leads to isolation, making workers vulnerable to abuse. Demand for migrant farmworkers has grown in recent years and stretched government resources to oversee the H-2A program.
Jul. 5, 2017
Arizona Sen. John McCain
Arizona Sen. John McCain will recommend to President Donald Trump that the United States station more troops in Afghanistan.
Jul. 5, 2017
photo of suspected arsonist, gunman
Arizona law enforcement continued to scour a region about 75 miles southeast of Flagstaff for an arsonist and gunman.
Jul. 5, 2017
A national campaign called “Independents Week” is drawing attention to the local impact of independently owned retailers.
Jul. 5, 2017
Pinal County Sheriff's Office helicopter
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office has a new way to communicate — a mobile app for tablets and smartphones.
Jul. 5, 2017
Palo Verde golf course
Phoenix leaders are scheduled to vote this week on a plan to pay back money taken from a parks fund to bail out the city’s golf courses.
Jul. 4, 2017
boxer being held
As the temperatures have soared in the Valley, so have the number of calls to the Arizona Humane Society. The organization responded to 18 percent more cases of animal neglect and injured animals than the same time last year.
Jul. 4, 2017
Goodwin Fire
It’s already been an active fire season in Arizona. Many fires were started naturally by lightning. But, blazes like the Goodwin Fire that burned more than 28,000 acres near Prescott, were expected to be human caused.
Jul. 4, 2017
Downtown Phoenix
Phoenix reached a deal with Competitor Group, Inc. to produce the Rock-N-Roll Marathon and Half Marathon through 2021.
Jul. 4, 2017
A new study out of the University of Arizona and two other national institutions recommends abolishing the gas tax.
Jul. 4, 2017
For the second time in as many weeks, an elderly couple was found dead in their home from what appeared to be heat exhaustion.
Jul. 4, 2017
Goodwin Fire
More families displaced by the Goodwin Fire are returning home as all evacuation orders have been lifted for affected areas.
Jul. 4, 2017
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan issued a written statement late Monday rejecting a request for voter registration data from the Trump administration as part of the president’s investigation into potential voter fraud.
Jul. 4, 2017
Obesity now kills more people worldwide than car crashes, terror attacks and Alzheimer’s combined. Researchers say the main culprit is not lack of exercise, but changes in the way food is now made with calorie-dense, high-sugar ingredients.
Jul. 4, 2017
brown eye
The study says 36 percent of Southwestern Hispanic families, including in Arizona, have a dominant version of the disease retinitis pigmentosa.
Jul. 4, 2017
Arizona Game and Fish Department logo
Arizona’s anglers are celebrating this Fourth of July with hundreds of thousands of new fish thriving in the state’s bursting lakes.
Jul. 4, 2017

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