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The package is designed to address the fact that the obligations of the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System exceed its assets by more than $6 billion.
Feb. 12, 2016
Rep. Jay Lawrence believes some cities are not complying with a provision requiring police to determine the immigration status of anyone they stop.
Feb. 12, 2016
Customers with the Salt River Project are getting more of their power from the sun. One of the largest solar plants in central Arizona just turned on as part of a push by state utilities to use renewable energy.
Feb. 12, 2016
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Glendale police believe two fifteen year old girls died in a murder-suicide at Independence High School Friday morning. Authorities have identified them as 10th graders, but will not release their names.
Feb. 12, 2016
elderly couple
New research from Northern Arizona University found signs of increased aging in the cells of married people who say they don’t receive emotional support from their spouse.
Feb. 12, 2016
DNA representation
The emotion felt from the loss of a loved one or stress caused from a traumatic event can take a toll on heart tissue. Now, Arizona researchers have uncovered specific genes that may make some more susceptible to a broken heart.
Feb. 12, 2016
collision of two black holes
Scientists have announced the detection of gravitational waves, only theorized until now. Arizona astronomers say the finding opens up a new way to observe the universe.
Feb. 12, 2016
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A federal judge mandated the use of cameras after ruling in 2013 the sheriff’s office had discriminated against Latino motorists.
Feb. 11, 2016
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Arizona is full of ghost towns. Spots that were once kept alive by mining or the railroad, that have pretty much blown away in the desert wind.
Feb. 11, 2016
William Shakespeare died 400 years ago, but based on films, tv and school plays his influence is still being felt.
Feb. 11, 2016
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There’s a dusty stretch of rural houses in central Scottsdale about a mile from Scottsdale Fashion Square that may not seem to fit with the general perception of the city.
Feb. 11, 2016
Arizona Autism Charter School
For children diagnosed with autism, school can be a difficult place. They are often isolated and bullied.
Feb. 11, 2016
Tempe is moving the water out of its town lake and into SRP’s canal system.
Feb. 11, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
The state Senate was expected Thursday to approve a bill to restore $28 million to high school career and technical education programs.
Feb. 11, 2016
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Rabbi Adele Plotkin of Chino Valley was taken out of a town council meeting Tuesday night after she stood in protest.
Feb. 11, 2016
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ASU Libraries this week released 4,500 photos taken in and around Phoenix between 1884 and 1947 by two brothers from Scotland.
Feb. 11, 2016
school classroom
A report from the Arizona education department said a “severe shortage of effective teachers continues to lead the list of critical issues impacting their work.”
Feb. 11, 2016
bbq ribs
Listen to the sounds of Jody McPhearson take a cooking class at Phoenix BBQ and Grilling School.
Feb. 11, 2016
The mayor of Hildale, Utah testified on Wednesday that the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints does not determine who serves in government positions, rebutting earlier testimony.
Feb. 11, 2016
The 105 year old Nogales home of former Arizona Governor Raúl Castro was donated to the University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Feb. 11, 2016

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