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The Phoenix City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to take steps to promote equal pay among men and women.
March 24, 2015
Arizona Representative Martha McSally has introduced a bill in Congress to deter look-outs who work to help cartels. The Congresswoman said it’s part of her pledge to tighten border security.
March 24, 2015
The Department of Veterans Affairs is expanding its eligibility requirements for the Veterans Choice Program.
March 24, 2015
In light of several recent animal hoarding cases in Arizona, the state senate approved House Bill 2150 on Tuesday.
March 24, 2015
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge is restricting video coverage of the trial of an Arizona woman in the 2011 disappearance of her 5-year-old daughter.
March 24, 2015
Hotel occupancy in Scottsdale remains strong. February had an 82 percent occupancy rate, about the same compared to last year. One thing that has risen is the average price of a hotel room. Compared to February 2014, hotel room rates are up by almost 14 percent to an average of $240 a night.
March 24, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill repealing a law allowing homeowners to recover attorney and expert fees when suing a homebuilder.
March 24, 2015
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced the appointment of Wanda Wright to be the director of the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services.
March 24, 2015
Do you sing in the car or in the shower? How about on stage? It can be frightening or exhilarating. Commentator Amy Silverman says it’s about your perspective.
March 24, 2015
On Monday, the Park Service released its fiscal 2014 deferred maintenance statistics that showed a total of $11.5 billion in work to be done. That’s up from $11.3 billion the previous year.
March 24, 2015
Texas Senator Ted Cruz announced he was running for president on Monday morning, which drove people to look for him online at TedCruz.com. But what they found wasn’t his campaign website.
March 23, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey has signed a bill allowing property tax breaks for buildings leased by churches.
March 23, 2015
The lawyers who prevailed in a racial profiling lawsuit against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have a chance to grill the sheriff on Wednesday. Arpaio is scheduled to be deposed for seven hours behind closed doors about how he committed contempt of court by violating a federal judge’s orders.
March 23, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey announced Monday that Arizona should keep using the national education standards known as Common Core.
March 23, 2015
When Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed the budget passed by lawmakers earlier this month, he implemented a plan that would cut nearly $100 million from the state’s three public universities.
March 23, 2015
Earlier this year the Actors Theater in Phoenix brought down its curtain for the last time. That gave the Valley’s professional actors even less of opportunity to ply their on-stage trade.
March 23, 2015
Recession knocked out a lot of big-box stores and “mom and pops,” leaving strip malls around the Valley with huge vacancies.
March 23, 2015
You’ve heard of telemedicine – but what about teledentistry? A bill going through the Arizona Legislature would make it easier for dentists to reach patients who have never been treated.
March 23, 2015
Friday's meeting in court was the first one since Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his second in command admitted they committed civil contempt by violating a judge's orders on multiple occasions.
March 20, 2015
It was another busy week at the state capitol.
March 20, 2015

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