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Adrian Fontes
Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes got into a Facebook spat with Nathan Schneider, a democrat who is running for the Arizona Legislature, after Schneider complained that he couldn’t find the election date on the ballot for Tuesday's local election.
Nov. 1, 2017
Mexico Earthquake
Relatives of two students killed on the campus of a prestigious university in Mexico City during last month’s earthquake are calling on local authorities to seek criminal charges against school administrators.
Nov. 1, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
The Navajo Nation Tribal Council rejected a project that called for building a tram to take visitors to the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
Nov. 1, 2017
Wednesday marks the beginning of open enrollment when people can purchase plans on the Affordable Care Act’s marketplace. With little federal funding, supporters of the law are trying to get the word out and cut through the confusion.
Nov. 1, 2017
Real Estate Series
Phoenix’s Housing Department is getting a $100,000 grant for a new bike sharing program in the Edison-Eastlake Community east of downtown.
Nov. 1, 2017
A food box
“By gaining those skills, vocational skills, financial skills, families will be able to better prevent crisis from happening in the future,” said Tempe Community Action Agency Executive Director Deborah Arteaga.
Nov. 1, 2017
Jeff Flake
According to the results of a new Republican ballot test, and with a little under a year left until primary election day, GOP voters are still uncertain about who they will be voting for.
Oct. 31, 2017
Arizona State Capitol
A new policy designed to counteract sexual harassment at the Arizona State House of Representatives does not explicitly mention protection from harassment because of sexual orientation.
Oct. 31, 2017
Tamyra Spendley
The city of Phoenix will soon hold the grand opening of an apartment complex for victims of human trafficking.
Oct. 31, 2017
Avondale logo
The original $62 million claim was brought against the city after officials scrapped a downtown commercial development plan.
Oct. 31, 2017
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Game developer Brianna Wu noticed a problem with sexism in video games. To counter that, she developed her own science-fiction adventure game with an all female cast, and started speaking out against sexism in the industry. Soon after, she became a target of “trolls” on social media.
Oct. 31, 2017
Virtual reality
Virtual reality is permeating multiple aspects of our lives — from science to medicine to sports to leisure time at home. And the technology is rapidly evolving to the point where a number of questions about how we use VR have emerged.
Oct. 31, 2017
Cyberbullying leads to adolescents feeling scared, threatened and unsure of their own value. Some young people may end up physically harming themselves as well. But a new form of aggression has emerged, which is directed toward oneself. The term is called “digital self-harm.”
Oct. 31, 2017
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Last April, Immigration and Customs Enforcement launched a hotline called the Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement, or VOICE, based on an executive order signed by President Trump in January.
Oct. 31, 2017
phoenix council budget vote
Phoenix council members will have to address two hot topics on Wednesday, thanks to citizen petitions. One deals with a specific gun accessory, the other with monuments related to the Confederacy.
Oct. 31, 2017
plastic bags
Bisbee will drop its mandatory plastic bag ban following a report from the Arizona Attorney General that the ordinance violates state law. Mayor David Smith estimated Bisbee would have lost $2 million a year in state-shared funding if it defied the state.
Oct. 31, 2017
1040 form
Congressional Republicans are expected to unveil their tax reform bill in the coming days, and it appears one area of disagreement has been resolved.
Oct. 31, 2017
Regina Revazova
There are stories on every street corner of the city.
Oct. 31, 2017
ASU Art Museum
Art museums around the country are having to rethink their roles these days. And many in the art world here in Phoenix are doing the same.
Oct. 31, 2017
Ozone sky
The American Lung Association’s State of the Air 2017 report finds both good and bad news.
Oct. 31, 2017

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