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Arizona is one of two states that has a Medicaid waiver pending before the Federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Dec. 4, 2015
Department of Labor
The U.S. Labor Department said the country added 211,000 jobs last month, and the national unemployment rate held at 5 percent.
Dec. 4, 2015
capuchin
Keeping primates, like baboons and other monkeys, as pets will be illegal in Arizona starting Saturday. The regulation was recently passed by the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.
Dec. 4, 2015
drone
The town of Paradise Valley adopted an ordinance this week that would regulate the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), also know as drones.
Dec. 4, 2015
Eisendrath Center for Water Conservation
It was designed as a winter retreat in the early 1930s. Its owners among the wealthy elites, until it was abandoned. Today, the property is among the most unique structures in the area, and it has been restored for the public.
Dec. 4, 2015
More and more aircraft are being hit by ground lasers. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, more than 6,000 aircraft across the country have been targeted by the blinding beam of light.
Dec. 4, 2015
Carondelet Health Network logo
Carondelet Health Network will furlough about 100 people in its Southern Arizona Catholic hospital chain.
Dec. 4, 2015
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell met with French officials this week to discuss the sale of sacred tribal objects at Paris auction houses.
Dec. 4, 2015
Max Domi
The Arizona Coyotes have one of the NHL’s hottest young players as they try and establish a foothold among hockey fans in the Valley. His story of facing off against a chronic disease and his special relationship with man’s best friend is serving as an inspiration.
Dec. 4, 2015
Jeff DeWit
State lawmakers approved an explanation of Prop 123 despite objections from state Treasurer Jeff DeWit.
Dec. 4, 2015
McDonald's Happy Meal
A University of Arizona researchers says he has found a way to reduce overeating when dining out. Marketing professor Martin Reimann said adults and children may choose smaller meal portions if offered a non-edible bonus.
Dec. 4, 2015
solar panels on a roof
Arizona earns one of the top spots in rooftop solar energy because of its sunny skies and incentives offered by utility companies. That’s according to Karin Wadsack, energy expert at Northern Arizona University.
Dec. 4, 2015
Maricopa Community Colleges
The Maricopa County Community Colleges plan to launch a new program to help military veterans and their families transition from active duty to civilian life.
Dec. 4, 2015
Fresh animal tracks
Highways in Arizona traverse open and urban areas, connecting people across the state. But roadways often create dangerous habitat divides for wildlife. Now, unlikely partners are developing what they hope will become a model for safe wildlife travel, even amidst a development boom.
Dec. 4, 2015
The CEO of Valley Metro has resigned and been placed on administrative leave. Last Tuesday, Stephen Banta announced his departure from the Valley’s public transit agency. The details of his separation are still being worked out.
Dec. 3, 2015
tempe police car
A group is calling for the Tempe Police Department to fire an officers who they claim racially profiled Latino drivers.
Dec. 3, 2015
Pemex
Mexico’s state-owned oil company is headed to the States. Pemex will soon open five gas stations on this side of the border.
Dec. 3, 2015
Code Clubs
Code clubs are showing people that they can code a computer program, which could help fill the more than 10,000 open computing jobs in Arizona.
Dec. 3, 2015
guitar player
New research concluded that having a hobby can make a person more effective and inspired at the office.
Dec. 3, 2015
Footgolf
Listen to the sounds of Tatum Montgomery playing footgolf with her family at Shalimar Golf Course.
Dec. 3, 2015

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