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Hopi Tribe
The chairman of the Hopi Tribe and Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a compact allowing the Arizona tribe to operate gaming machines. After signing the agreement, the tribe now has the opportunity to operate or lease up to 900 gaming machines, such as slot machines.
Dec. 1, 2017
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality says we could have more days like today, where the air quality is so bad the agency had to declare a high pollution advisory.
Dec. 1, 2017
The Trump administration has still not named an Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency in Arizona. USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue said he hopes to name the person soon.
Dec. 1, 2017
In recent years more faith-themed movies have been showing up at the box office. Ben Sampson is a lecturer at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. The Show’s Marcus Charleston asked him why we’re seeing more of these movies.
Dec. 1, 2017
Doug Ducey
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey met with his Sonora counterpart Friday at an annual Arizona Mexico commission summit in Mexico. The governors signed two major agreements in education and in transportation.
Dec. 1, 2017
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Prescott advertises itself as Arizona’s Christmas City. Every year, the Christmas Parade and Courthouse Lighting event is a big draw. But recent tragedies like the Las Vegas shooting and New York truck attack are causing even small-town gatherings to amp up security.
Dec. 1, 2017
Gray wolf
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has released a recovery plan for the Mexican gray wolf. It sets guidelines for de-listing the wolf from the Endangered Species Act, and where the recovery should happen. The issue has been a controversial one over the years, and we hear from two people who’ve been involved in it.
Dec. 1, 2017
The Senate is moving ahead with tax reform, as Republicans including John McCain and Jeff Flake have decided to support the GOP plan. What are the tax implications for companies with intellectual property that they’ve moved offshore? Kimberly Clausing, Professor of Economics at Reed College is here to talk about it.
Dec. 1, 2017
The Spanish-speaking population in the United States is an attractive market for many broadcasters, including Mexican company TV Azteca. And this week, they closed a deal with an American firm in an attempt to grow in the U.S.
Dec. 1, 2017
Bears Ears
Newly leaked documents show President Donald Trump plans to shrink two large Utah monuments by nearly two-thirds. The president plans to visit Utah on Dec. 4 to make the announcement.
Dec. 1, 2017
Jeff Flake
Cable TV, YouTube and other outlets have gotten an early start on all of those political ads we’ll be swamped by in 2018.
Dec. 1, 2017
Sky Harbor
The FAA and the city of Phoenix and some of its neighborhoods have come up with a plan to address concerns about noise from new flight paths at Sky Harbor.
Dec. 1, 2017
After a city council vote Thursday night, Tempe is moving ahead with an ordinance that it hopes will limit the influence of so-called dark money on its municipal elections.
Dec. 1, 2017
Changes to rate plans have been on the table since a June 2016 request by APS, asking the Arizona Corporation Commission for a comprehensive rate review.
Dec. 1, 2017
It’s time for our Friday Newscap segment. Joining us to talk about efforts to limit dark money in Arizona, John McCain and Jeff Flake on tax reform and more are Chuck Coughlin, President of HighGround Public Affairs Consultants, and Karl Gentles, Partner at Goode Wright Gentles.
Dec. 1, 2017
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The direction of the Democratic Party is currently being litigated inside the party itself, by members of the Unity Reform Commission, who will meet for a final time next week.
Dec. 1, 2017
A first-term state lawmaker wants to curb the ability of those accused of sexual harassment or rape to buy the silence of their victims.
Dec. 1, 2017
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s efforts to impose a work requirement on Medicaid recipients was rejected last year, now he’s submitted a revised proposal.
Dec. 1, 2017
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Backers of Arizona's sweeping new universal school voucher law are set to face off in court with opponents who collected enough signatures to block it until the November 2018 election.
Dec. 1, 2017
A Texas sheriff who was among the first people to reach two badly injured U.S. Border Patrol agents said he thinks they may have been sideswiped accidentally by a tractor-trailer, not attacked, as President Donald Trump and some others have suggested.
Dec. 1, 2017

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