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Two thousand sixteen was, overall, a strong year for the U.S. housing market. So, what is the overall condition of the housing market early in 2017?
Jan. 26, 2017
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The Valley is full of midcentury buildings, generally described as those built between 1945-1975. And, a new book takes a look at those buildings, specifically in the East Valley.
Jan. 26, 2017
Tucson
The Arizona Supreme Court will hear oral arguments next month in a case pitting the state against one of its cities. We have two perspectives on that today: Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny and Lake Havasu City Mayor Mark Nexsen.
Jan. 26, 2017
Marchers gather in Phoenix
Movements to create social change have been going on in the U.S. since the nation got started. But how do we determine if a social movement has been impactful and whether it’s sustainable?
Jan. 26, 2017
As part of the preparation for the Frankenstein Bicentennial, ASU’s Center for Science and the Imagination is presenting a film series that will last through the end of 2017. It’s called Unexpected Frankensteins.
Jan. 26, 2017
ASU Campus
A bill aimed at capping state university tuition increases to 2% yearly was held after discussion in Arizona’s senate education committee Thursday. The bill’s sponsor, Republican Sylvia Allen, wants to hold a stakeholder meeting before proceeding.
Jan. 26, 2017
Pierson Place Historic District
Racial profiling by law enforcement is unconstitutional, but what about neighborhood profiling? Neighborhood profiling is now at the center of a case before the Arizona Supreme Court, State v. Primous.
Jan. 26, 2017
tackle football
Listen to the sounds of Jessica Gonzales at tackle football practice with the Phoenix Phantomz.
Jan. 26, 2017
Scottsdale officials held their third and final public meeting Wednesday night, to get input on the city’s Civic Center Mall master plan.
Jan. 26, 2017
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Another one of President Trump’s executive orders on immigration deals with so-called sanctuary cities - those that, at least to some degree, don’t necessarily work with federal immigration agents.
Jan. 26, 2017
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Looking for a geeky way to express your love this Valentine's Day? We've created printable cards based on Arizona Science Desk stories.
Jan. 26, 2017
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A new chapter is underway to revitalize a key corner in downtown Phoenix. It’s technically the base of the Regency Garage but most people know it as the former Matador Restaurant. It’s one of the first things people see when they walk out of the Convention Center at Adams and First Streets and it’s sat empty for five years.
Jan. 26, 2017
Arizona’s top elected officials are reacting to President Donald Trump’s announcement Wednesday that he plans a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico.
Jan. 26, 2017
Handgun
Arizona Republican lawmakers in the House Judiciary Committee narrowly passed a bill that would peel back “Shannon’s Law,” which protects communities from random gunfire.
Jan. 26, 2017
Under Arizona law, it’s still legal for businesses and individuals to discriminate against gay and transgender people. But at an event Wednesday promoting the upcoming NCAA Final Four Tournament, Gov. Doug Ducey said he doesn’t think that will prevent the state from hosting similar events in the future.
Jan. 26, 2017
Research
A new study from Johns Hopkins shows that previous U.S. death rates for women with cervical cancer were underestimated.
Jan. 26, 2017
Border Fence
President Donald Trump’s executive order to build a border wall that he signed Wednesday was vague on the details of how it would be built or if it would replace the massive border fences that already exist. One border project in Southern Arizona may offer a clue.
Jan. 26, 2017
The Sheriff's office is in compliance with just a fifth of the orders from a federal judge.
Jan. 26, 2017
Sky Harbor Airport
On Wednesday, council members approved the airport’s plan to amend current contracts so food and beverage companies that operate inside the terminals can also run food trucks.
Jan. 26, 2017
When the controversial disabilities-rights group AID sued thousands of Valley businesses last year, it argued that after 26 years, businesses should comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. One Arizona lawmaker agreed, so he introduced legislation that would give businesses time to fix violations. But disability advocates say a cure period is bad idea.
Jan. 26, 2017

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