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More than 70 years ago, contractors for the U.S Air Force started disposing of chemical waste and solvents near Tucson International Airport.
Mar. 26, 2018
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive: Trump Dumps Formal Trans Ban
Interview with Matt Thorn, executive director of OutServe Servicemembers Legal Defense Network.
Mar. 26, 2018
The Takeaway: Young Voices At Forefront Of March To End Gun Violence
From Parkland, Florida, to Queens, New York, to Newark New Jersey, young voices took center stage over the weekend in mass rallies calling on Congress to end their inaction on substantive gun reform.
Mar. 26, 2018
A proposed law making its way through the state Legislature would add opioid use disorder as one of the qualifying conditions for a medical marijuana card.
Mar. 26, 2018
A bill approved by Arizona Senate committee would remove the statute of limitations for organization that covered up the sexual abuse of a child.
Mar. 26, 2018
Enjoy the mild temperatures Monday and Tuesday in the Phoenix area, because the heat cranks up by mid-week.
Mar. 26, 2018
Earlier this week, the Alzheimer’s Association released its Alzheimer’s disease Facts and Figures report. This year’s edition contains the latest data for each state, and Arizona could be in the crosshairs.
Mar. 26, 2018
A lifetime of mourning for a 74-year-old member of the Gila River Indian Community has come to an end. Her father, Sgt. Johnson McAfee Jr., received full military honors at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona.
Mar. 26, 2018
Glendale Police Chief Rick St. John believes there have been a dozen threats in Glendale to the high schools since the Florida school shooting.
Mar. 26, 2018
In chapter four of The Weight Of The Gun, student walkouts and impassioned speeches in support of increased protection have captured the attention of Arizona policymakers and positioned young gun control advocates against those responsible for their safety.
Mar. 26, 2018
The Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS was recently awarded a contract from the Maricopa County Department of Public Health to conduct a statewide assessment of LGBTQ health needs and patterns.
Mar. 25, 2018
The special general election in Arizona's 8th Congressional district is almost here.
Mar. 25, 2018
Thousands of Arizona teens showed up to the March For Our Lives demonstration at the Arizona Capitol on Saturday, joining a series of marches nationwide. A group of conservatives also showed up to the Capitol on Saturday for a counter-protest called March For Our Second.
Watch Facebook Live Of The Protest
Mar. 24, 2018
A new study conducted by Arizona State University and the Translational Genomics Research Institute, or TGen, says exercise in the future could be customized for individuals based on their genes.
Mar. 24, 2018
In a debate on Friday, Republican Debbie Lesko and Democrat Hiral Tipirneni talked about a wide array of issues: school vouchers, health care, tax cuts. They agreed on little.
Mar. 23, 2018
President Trump Signs Spending Package With New Money For Old Style Border Walls
President Donald Trump signed the $1.3 trillion spending package that adds some money for border security and immigration enforcement.
Mar. 23, 2018
Young activists across the country will take part in March For Our Lives events on Saturday. Phoenix is no exception, with three different marches converging at the Arizona Capitol.
Mar. 23, 2018
And now it’s time for our Friday NewsCap.
Mar. 23, 2018
Last week, the team unveiled details about its proposed 21,000-seat stadium. Phoenix Rising was not selected to join Major League Soccer during its most recent expansion, but the league has said it may announce another expansion city or two by the end of this year. Here to talk about the club’s prospects to take that step is one of Phoenix Rising’s owners, Tim Riester.
Mar. 23, 2018
Silent movies are not always silent. In their heyday, a live orchestra would often play along with the film. And today, a local group called the RPM Orchestra is bringing that back.
Mar. 23, 2018

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