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New Mexican President Meets With Business Groups
Investors and business groups on both sides of the border are eager to hear details on what will be the business environment during the administration of Mexico's president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.
Jul. 7, 2018
Judge Wants List Of Migrant Kids Under 5 Still Separated
A federal judge in California has given President Donald Trump’s administration until 5 p.m. Saturday to come up with a list of all children under age five who still need to be reunited with their migrant parents.
Jul. 7, 2018
Stolen DPS Vehicle Recovered But Weapons Inside Still Missing
A state police vehicle that was stolen in Glendale has been recovered – but the guns that were inside are still missing.
Jul. 6, 2018
Gilbert Approves More Repairs For Closed Baseball Park
Gilbert closed Elliot District Park, formerly known as Big League Dreams, one year ago this week. The town council recently approved another round of repairs—$2.6 million will fund fixes for the park’s ball fields, restaurants, dugouts and batting cages.
Jul. 6, 2018
Highest Low Temperature On Record For July 6
The low temperature in Phoenix this morning was 94 degrees. Mark O'Malley with the National Weather Service said if that holds through midnight, it will set a record for the warmest low temperature on record for July 6.
Jul. 6, 2018
Falling Vaccination Coverage Worries Public Health Officials
For the second year in a row, the number of Arizona children claiming vaccination exemptions rose.
Jul. 6, 2018
Exhibit Celebrating Female Artists Opens At Phoenix Art Museum
The Phoenix Art Museum has a new exhibition opening Friday, but it’s not bringing in a new collection or artist.
Jul. 6, 2018
ASU Student Interns In D.C. With Program
Though debate has swelled in recent years over unpaid internships for college students, a lot of opportunities for students looking to get some experience on Capitol Hill still fall squarely in that category.
Jul. 6, 2018
Birth Rates Plunge In Arizona
The birth rate in Arizona has taken a plunge over the past decade or so. Last year, there were nearly 81,000 births here while in 2007, there were about 103,000.
Jul. 6, 2018
KJZZ
Former Tempe Mayor Hugh Hallman and Karl Gentles, partner at Goode Wright Gentles, joined The Show to talk about the petition signatures being turned in for a number of Arizona ballot measures, as well as the U.S. Senate race in the state.
Jul. 6, 2018
Black Lives Matter Leader Concerned About Police Approach To Community
Thursday night, in its final meeting before a summer break, the Phoenix City Council approved new funding related to the police department.
Jul. 6, 2018
Arizona Elections 2018: Kyrsten Sinema - U.S. Senate
As we head toward Arizona’s August primary elections, we’re inviting in the candidates running in contested races to talk about why they’re running and some of the key issues in their contests.
Jul. 6, 2018
Which AZ Ballot Measures Made The Deadline?
On Thursday Arizona saw a string of press conferences and watched as box after box full of petitions were unloaded at the state Capitol.
Jul. 6, 2018
Marijuana Legalization Doesn
Arizonans aren't going to get a chance to decide whether they want to legalize recreational use of marijuana, at least not this year.
Jul. 6, 2018
Goddard
Organizers of the "Outlaw Dirty Money" campaign, lead by former Attorney General Terry Goddard, submitted more than 285,000 signatures Thursday to put the issue to voters. That's only about 25,000 more than need to be found valid to have the constitutional amendment on the Nov. 6 ballot.
Jul. 6, 2018
The Takeaway: As Distrust Grows, Who
100 years after America entered onto the world stage in World War I, our global prominence, and our domestic leadership, is being increasingly questioned.
Jul. 6, 2018
Corp Comm Director Quits Over Conflict Of Interest Concerns
The executive director of the Arizona Corporation Commission is out after utility regulators found out that his wife is working, at least indirectly, for Arizona Public Service. Ted Vogt quit Thursday ahead of a meeting to discuss possible conflict of interest.
Jul. 6, 2018
An Obstacle Of Recycled Water: Ick Factor
Communities in some very dry states have had to get creative, sometimes purifying sewage into drinking water. More western cities are beginning to get on board, too. But there’s a problem.
Jul. 6, 2018
Phoenix OKs Study Into Officer-Involved Shootings
On Thursday, the Phoenix City Council approved entering into an agreement with the National Police Foundation to study officer-involved shootings. There have been 28 officer-involved shootings in Phoenix so far this year.
Jul. 6, 2018
Phoenix Approves Dockless Bike-Share Program
Starting July 30, Phoenix will launch a dockless bike share program, generally allowing users to leave bikes anywhere after they’re done riding them, but Phoenix has also set limits.
Jul. 6, 2018

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