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Dickinson, North Dakota is a very different place than it was two years ago, when this oilfield town of less than 30,000 people was one of the fastest growing cities in the country. Since then, the price of oil has fallen by more than 50 percent. Nowhere are signs of the slowdown more visible than along Dickinson’s Highway 22. I decided to take a road trip to see what had changed along oil bust alley.
Jun. 1, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court
Tuesday's ruling sets a new precedent not only for cases that have not yet come to trial but also for others on death row who have not exhausted their appeals.
Jun. 1, 2016
When big retailers merge, remodel or file bankruptcy, they often turn to auction houses to sell their furniture, fixtures and equipment. Demand has become so strong that Surplus Asset Management is expanding to Canada and Mexico.
Jun. 1, 2016
Community paramedicine isn’t new-- Chandler, Buckeye and Mesa all have similar programs where paramedics make home visits to fill the gap between hospital and after-care instructions.
Jun. 1, 2016
Hayden Flour Mill 2
The Tempe City Council has approved a plan to redevelop the Hayden Flour Mill while protecting its historic value.
Jun. 1, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio protesters
The federal judge who found Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio in civil contempt of court for violating his orders in a racial profiling case said at a Tuesday hearing that he is still considering whether to refer the sheriff and others for a possible criminal contempt prosecution. A final ruling on civil remedies is not expected until later this summer.
May. 31, 2016
Kerry Wilcoxon
A lot of the canals winding their way through the Valley are not exactly what you would call friendly places. Phoenix hopes all of that is going to change soon.
May. 31, 2016
vaccine
It’s kind of like the holy grail of medicine — not just a cure for cancer, but a vaccine to stop people from getting it in the first place. And, not just for one or even a few types of cancer, but all of them.
May. 31, 2016
Black Footed Ferret
The Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity this year celebrated Endangered Species Day by highlighting 10 places saved by endangered species in them.
May. 31, 2016
Phoenix Zoo entrance
What would happen in Phoenix if there was a similar incident to the one in Cincinnati?
May. 31, 2016
home for sale
Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild talked about why are there so many empty homes around UA's campus.
May. 31, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio protesters
The judge in the racial profiling case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is getting details today about potential remedies in the case.
May. 31, 2016
Taurus  constellation
Three Flagstaff astronomers are part of a team that’s found a giant planet orbiting a surprisingly young star. Before this discovery, scientists believed big planets could only form around old stars.
May. 31, 2016
fenns searchers title
Since 2010 people have searched for a treasure chest rumored to be buried in the Rocky Mountains.
May. 31, 2016
measles virus particle
Arizona is facing its first major measles outbreak since early last year. This most recent outbreak originated at a federal detention facility in Eloy.
May. 31, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court
Jurors deciding whether to sentence someone to death are entitled to be told that in Arizona, the only alternative is life behind bars, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning
May. 31, 2016
After more than a century, the Army is sending home the remains of children buried at one of the first federally-run Indian boarding schools. From the 1870s to the 1960s the federal government forced more than 800,000 Native American children to leave their families and attend boarding school.
May. 31, 2016
Dr. Joseph Sirven
The next time you see your doctor, you may be greeted by a nurse practitioner instead. Our medical commentator, Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
May. 31, 2016
State transportation officials will be taking a closer look at the dirt and soil in the southwest valley. The analysis is the next step in the Loop 202 extension project.
May. 31, 2016
Supporters of a major overhaul of Hance Park in downtown Phoenix shared their final update during a city meeting last week. While some say it’s important for the city to stay focused on downtown development, not everyone is sold on the massive makeover.
May. 31, 2016

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