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Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Prosecutors are opposing former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's bid to prohibit comments he made about immigration on the campaign trail from being mentioned at his upcoming criminal trial
Mar. 30, 2017
The Center for Biological Diversity says there are fewer than 50 cactus pygmy owls left in Arizona due to development in their habitats, and they are still declining in the Sonoran Desert.
Mar. 30, 2017
skating on the ramp
Listen to the sounds of Jose Rivera learning to skateboard through Skate After School.
Mar. 30, 2017
Phoenix Pride Parade logo
The Phoenix Pride Parade and festival is this weekend. More than 2,000 people from the LGBTQ community and allies will be marching down Third Street on Sunday, celebrating how far their community has come.
Mar. 30, 2017
Arizona LGBT + History project logo
A new project to document the history of Arizona’s LGBT community is getting off the ground. It’s called the Arizona LGBT+ History Project and is a collaboration between Phoenix Pride, ASU Libraries and the man known as the Hip Historian, Marshall Shore.
Mar. 30, 2017
John McCain
U.S. Sen. John McCain has reintroduced the Currency Optimization, Innovation and National Savings, or COINS Act. Among other provisions, the bill would move to a $1 coin and stop minting the penny.
Mar. 30, 2017
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On Tuesday, a federal judge approved a settlement that allocates $87 million to the city of Flint, Michigan, for the purpose of replacing roughly 18,000 contaminated water lines by 2020.
Mar. 30, 2017
Basketball
Even though two of the four schools still alive in the tournament are Final Four newcomers, they all are either traditionally strong basketball programs or come from one of the bigger conferences in the country. But for the smaller schools that make the tournament, going deep into March Madness can turn into a pricey proposition.
Mar. 30, 2017
The battle over citizen initiatives is continuing at the state Capitol today. Ever since voters approved a minimum-wage increase in November, Republican lawmakers have been pushing changes to the initiative process.
Mar. 30, 2017
Military vehicles
The U.S. has engaged in a number of wars over the past several decades — including in Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan. Scott Silverstone is a professor of international relations at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and author of the book "Preventive War and American Democracy."
Mar. 30, 2017
Chemical Safety Board logo
President Trump’s budget proposal eliminates a lot of federal spending, including the Chemical Safety Board. Now, you usually don’t hear about the Chemical Safety Board until after a catastrophic explosion, like the one in west Texas back in 2015 that killed 15 people.
Mar. 30, 2017
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Today, the Senate Intelligence Committee holds its first open hearing on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Mar. 30, 2017
 border fence
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said this week that geographic and physical challenges will make it difficult to build the proposed border wall in the manner envisioned by President Donald Trump.
Mar. 30, 2017
Camelback Family Planning
A bill that would require doctors to do everything possible to save the life of a baby born alive after an abortion is on the governor’s desk.
Mar. 30, 2017
NCAA logo
The Final Four tournament brings in approximately 90 percent of the NCAA’s annual revenue, but with many as 11 percent of its student athletes from foreign countries, the NCAA President said schools are concerned about President Trump’s travel ban.
Mar. 30, 2017
Lenders will not be given the chance to lend money to Arizonans at an effective rate of 164 percent a year.
Mar. 30, 2017
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Arizona doctors who perform abortions are waiting to hear whether Gov. Doug Ducey will sign the live-birth abortion bill now on his desk.
Mar. 30, 2017
Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Ducey toughens Arizona law against terrorism threats and attacks following an alleged terrorist plot on state and private businesses in Tucson last year.
Mar. 30, 2017
In 2015, a federal judge mandated DOC comply with 103 health care performance measures.
Mar. 30, 2017
Mark Brnovich
Attorney General Mark Brnovich is defending the state’s stance on issuing driver’s licenses to dreamers. The case could be going to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mar. 30, 2017

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