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Phoenix Wants
One of Phoenix’s most valuable downtown parcels hit the market Monday. The city is issuing a request for proposals for the Central Station transit site.
Jun. 25, 2018
Poll: Republican Voters Prefer Candidates Without Political Experience
About one-third of surveyed Republicans say they'll be less likely to vote for experienced candidates.
Jun. 25, 2018
ASU Study Raises Concerns Over San Andreas Fault
A new study suggests that a geologic “pressure release valve” in California’s San Andreas Fault might work more sporadically than previously thought.
Jun. 25, 2018
Flake Responds To Dem Blame For Separated Families
President Donald Trump has repeatedly blamed Democratic lawmakers for the lack of a solution to family separations at the border. Speaking on ABC’s This Week Sunday, Senator Jeff Flake said Trump’s comments aren’t helping.
Jun. 24, 2018
Chandler Volunteers Pack Supplies To Send Overseas For World Refugee Day
The Helping Hand for Relief and Development office in Chandler was full of volunteers on Saturday where people were packing large containers with resources needed to support refugees living in camps around the world.
Jun. 24, 2018
Arizona Teachers Collect 5,000 More Signatures For Investments In Education
Educators scattered across the Valley Saturday, carrying petitions to get the Invest in Education Act funding measure on the ballot in November. When they reconvened at the Capitol, they had collected over 5,500 signatures.
Jun. 24, 2018
Rare Jaguar Seen In Arizona Is Believed To Have Died
A rare jaguar spotted in Southern Arizona is believed to have died. Only seven of these animals have been seen in the U.S. in the past 25 years.
Jun. 24, 2018
Downtown Phoenix Parking Lot To Become Mixed-Use High Rise
Thirty-five years ago, Phoenix acquired a downtown parcel for redevelopment purposes. Now, it’s happening.
Jun. 24, 2018
Census Director Takes Part In NALEO Conference
The acting director of the U.S. Census Bureau visited the Valley Saturday to take part in the annual conference of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials.
Jun. 23, 2018
AZ Congressional Delegation On Immigration
Arizona’s congressional delegation is speaking out in anticipation of a vote on a second, so-called, "compromise bill."
Jun. 23, 2018
Cronkite Revamps Disability Style Guide
When it comes to talking about disabilities, language is everything. And that’s why the National Center on Disability and Journalism at ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism is revamping its current style guide.
Jun. 23, 2018
Burton Barr Library Shines On With Summer Solstice
The Burton Barr Central Library held its annual celebration of the summer solstice Thursday, welcoming spectators to see unique features of the top floor revealed by the sun only once a year.
Jun. 22, 2018
Police Report Faults Back-Up Driver In Deadly Autonomous Uber Crash
Tempe police have concluded the deadly crash between an autonomous Uber SUV and a pedestrian would not have occurred if the vehicle’s backup driver had been watching the road.
Jun. 22, 2018
Horse Race Betting Now Year-Round
Horse racing is returning to Prescott Valley, filling a summertime void. The newly named Arizona Downs will give the sport a year-round presence in the state.
Jun. 22, 2018
Arizona
Arizona’s drought is pushing the Salt River wild horses close to starvation. One organization is jumping in to bring food to those animals.
Jun. 22, 2018
ASU President Crow: Immigration Is Not An Existential Threat
68 percent of all jobs in Arizona will require at least a post-secondary educational certificate by 2020.
Jun. 22, 2018
USCIS Recalls More Than 9,300 Green Cards, Work Permits
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has recalled more than 9,300 green cards and work permits combined, in about a five-week span.
Jun. 22, 2018
Federal Judge Fines Arizona  $1.4 Million In Prison Health Case
A federal judge has fined Arizona $1.4 million for failing to meet health care standards in state prisons. In an order filed Friday, Magistrate Judge David Duncan wrote that the state had “turned to a private contractor which has been unable to meet the prisoner’s health care needs.”
On The Inside: The Chaos Of Arizona Prison Health Care
Jun. 22, 2018
Study: Alzheimer
Viruses acquired early in life could play a role in Alzheimer’s disease. That’s according to a new study, which came out Thursday. The findings could change how scientists look for ways to treat or prevent Alzheimer’s.
Jun. 22, 2018
Life As A Ghostbuster
Harold Ramis became one of the most recognized funny men in the country, via "Stripes" and the "Ghostbusters" movies. His daughter, Violet Ramis Stiel, remembers her dad and his career in the new book.
Jun. 22, 2018

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