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Baggage in cellphone lot
Phoenix’s Sky Harbor airport is back online after a baggage screening system experienced a glitch that left more than 3,000 bags unscreened and not aboard their designated flight.
May. 13, 2016
Retired Air Force pilot and Tucson-area Congresswoman Martha McSally sponsored a bill that would reinstate burial access at Arlington National Cemetery for female pilots who served in World War II is headed to President Barack Obama's desk.
May. 13, 2016
World
Explorer Middle School student Ari Mehta will attend the National Geographic Bee in Washington, D.C., later this month.
May. 13, 2016
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Sen. Judy Burges proposed a bill that said, when the governor is at an event, the secretary of state, attorney general or treasurer cannot be there in case they need to take over due to a disaster.
May. 13, 2016
wild horses
The Bureau of Land Management says the administration can't afford to wage an increasingly uphill battle to protect the ecological health of federal rangeland across the West while at the same time properly managing tens of thousands of wild horses and caring for tens of thousands more rounded up in government corals.
May. 13, 2016
inhaler
The University of Arizona will lead a nationwide study to test a compound that could prevent children from developing asthma.
May. 13, 2016
Mexico is fast approaching a June deadline to complete a nationwide judicial reform. It replaces a closed system of written proceedings with one that opens up trials to the public and requires oral arguments before a judge. It also puts greater responsibility on police to come up with evidence that will stand up in court.
May. 13, 2016
Arizona DOT
The Arizona Department of Transportation and state Department of Public Safety have closed 62 miles of I-10 several times in recent weeks as dust has severely limited visibility near the New Mexico border and sent traffic on a 110-mile detour.
May. 13, 2016
Arizona's environmental regulatory agency has launched a recently extended and revamped state program for removing old and potentially leaking underground fuel storage tanks free of charge.
May. 13, 2016
Coffelt-Lamoreaux public housing development
We hear a lot about historic preservation in Phoenix these days, when it comes to historic skyscrapers and mansions, but not as often when it comes to dilapidated affordable housing projects.
May. 12, 2016
DNA representation
Melissa Wilson Sayres is a professor at ASU studying genetics. She participated in research that looked at Y chromosomes from more than 1,200 DNA samples taken from men around the world. Wilson Sayres says the data allows them to infer how and when early humans evolved and migrated across the globe.
May. 12, 2016
pH reading
Arizona researchers are continuing their study of the aftermath of last year’s massive mine spill into the Animas and San Juan rivers. They’re now looking for participants from three communities in the Navajo Nation.
May. 12, 2016
South Mountain Freeway map
Plans for the South Mountain Freeway had been in development for years, and the Arizona Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration are ready to move ahead with construction.
May. 12, 2016
health
Arizona has stepped up its participation in a national tool called BioSense. It helps health officials do surveillance on a variety of health conditions.
May. 12, 2016
Mesa Mayor John Giles
How can cities contribute to their residents’ health? A conference today in Phoenix is exploring that question, and looking at the connection between community design and public health.
May. 12, 2016
Baseball in Territorial Arizona
Major League Baseball has been a part of Arizona for many decades as an area that hosts spring training, and in 1998, the Arizona Diamondbacks played their first game.
May. 12, 2016
Many people stay in a relationship or an occupation because it’s part of a comfortable routine — or because we’re generally taught to stick with something, commit to it and persevere.
May. 12, 2016
superstitions painting
Sometimes you see this beautiful scene in real life, and when you snap a photo, it just doesn’t do it justice. It can be so frustrating. One Arizona artist, who goes by Xandriss, feels the same way.
May. 12, 2016
Theranos borchures
Theranos has announced its president is retiring, its board will expand and it will new divisions.
May. 12, 2016
musical shadows
Listen to the sounds of David Crummey and Shannon Fairbanks interacting with the Musical Shadows installation outside the Mesa Arts Center.
May. 12, 2016

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