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Doctor: New Opioid Withdrawal Pill
The FDA has approved the first treatment to help people suffering withdrawal from opioids that is not, itself, an opioid.
May. 22, 2018
Phoenix Mayor Stanton
A temporary mayor will be needed until a new permanent one is elected and two sitting council members have expressed their intent to run for the position.
May. 22, 2018
Designer: Phoenix
Big changes are in the works for Margaret T. Hance Park.
May. 22, 2018
What If Parents Pulled Kids Out Of School Gun Reform Passed?
In the last several months, we’ve seen teachers walk out of schools demanding higher pay. And we’ve seen students walk out of class demanding stricter gun laws. But what about the parents in that equation?
May. 22, 2018
Douglas Wants
Diane Douglas, Arizona's superintendent of public instruction, is trying to limit the use of the word “evolution” in Arizona high schools.
May. 22, 2018
AZ Chosen For Super Bowl; Changes Made To Selection Process
Since University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale was built, the area has been a regular part of the rotation for hosting the big game. But there used to be a detailed bidding process put together by a local committee. The NFL recently changed that.
May. 22, 2018
Nest Watchers Safeguard A New Generation Of Arizona Bald Eagles
Arizona’s bald eagle population has continued to grow since the birds were removed from the endangered species list in 2007. Every year a dedicated group of biologists camp out and watch the next generation from egg to first flight.
May. 22, 2018
The Takeaway: How To Broach The Topic Of School Shootings With Your Children
In the wake of another tragedy, parents are trying to figure out how to have the gun talk with their kids. Conversations range from how to interact safely with firearms to a review of where to hide and how to protect yourself if a shooter enters your school.
May. 22, 2018
Worker Still Trapped Under Machine Near Sky Harbor
A construction worker remains trapped in a trench underneath a downed drill rig near Sky Harbor Airport Tuesday morning.
May. 22, 2018
Police Records And Video At Heart Of Montgomery Letter To Agencies
A letter to police departments and mayors sent from Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is raising questions from lawyers around the Valley.
May. 21, 2018
New AZ Cybersecurity Protections Target Banking System
A Washington D.C. think tank said cyberattacks are one of the greatest risks to the American financial sector.
May. 21, 2018
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton Resigning On May 29
Greg Stanton has announced his last day as Phoenix’s mayor will be May 29. He’ll leave to focus full-time on his congressional race. The move will trigger a big shake-up inside city hall after he leaves.
May. 21, 2018
Arizona Schools Superintendent Agrees With Limiting School Entrances
Arizona Schools Superintendent Diane Douglas agrees with Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick on limiting entrances to schools.
May. 21, 2018
Axon Uses AI To Augment Police Work
Law enforcement technology makers like Scottsdale-based Axon are using AI to make police officers more efficient by augmenting them.
May. 21, 2018
Glendale Reportedly Set To Host Super Bowl In 2023
NFL owners will vote this week and likely grant Glendale Super Bowl LVII in 2023.
May. 21, 2018
Plans Unveiled For Hance Park In Downtown Phoenix
Phoenicians got their first look at the $100 million project to revitalize Margaret T. Hance Park. New design concepts were unveiled Monday during an open house at the Irish Cultural Center.
May. 21, 2018
Below The Rim: Life Inside The Grand Canyon — Phantom Ranchers
For many, hiking into the humbling expanse of the Grand Canyon is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. But for a hearty few, it’s a commute. At Phantom Ranch, the bunkhouse and restaurant on the canyon floor, employees have been helping people feel at home between these ancient rock walls for nearly a century.
May. 21, 2018
How Strong Is Arizona
So how strong is Arizona’s fiscal condition now, and how much has changed in the past four decades?
May. 21, 2018
Why Canada Might Be Winning Battle To Bring In Tech Workers
There’s a lot of competition among American states for tech companies and tech workers — but right now, the winner of that competition may well be north of the border.
May. 21, 2018
Sections Of Tonto National Forest Closing For Fire Risk
Starting Wednesday, large sections of Arizona’s largest national forest will close due to “extremely high fire risk.”
May. 21, 2018

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