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Arizona National Guard soldiers
Lots of companies, organizations and government agencies are trying to make themselves more environmentally sustainable — and that includes the U.S. Military.
Nov. 10, 2016
supermoon in 2014
An unusually bright “supermoon” will appear in the sky Sunday night and Monday morning. There are usually several supermoons each year. This one is special.
Nov. 10, 2016
syria flag
The civil war in Syria has pushed millions of people out of their homes and, in some cases, to other nations.
Nov. 10, 2016
Mesa voters on Tuesday defeated Question 1, which would have added four-tenths of a percent to the city’s sales tax; the money would have gone to police and fire departments, as well as to help bring a five-acre ASU campus to downtown Mesa.
Nov. 10, 2016
After Tuesday’s election, state lawmakers have been meeting this week for smaller contests, to elect new leaders in both the Arizona House and Senate.
Nov. 10, 2016
Andy Tobin
One of Arizona’s newly elected regulators will be working double time this year, raising concerns among some about a possible conflict of interest.
Nov. 10, 2016
The finalists will present to the city council and public at a meeting tonight. Earlier this year, the council rejected three other finalists.
Nov. 10, 2016
early ballot for Maricopa County
Peoria Proposition 400 would have permanently raised Peoria’s sales tax by four tenths of a cent, bringing in about $17 million more a year. Surprise’s $63 million bond would have funded nine different public service projects over the next five years.
Nov. 10, 2016
concrete girder collapsed
The Industrial Commission of Arizona has levied a total of $13,000 in fines against three companies involved in a construction accident that occurred in June on the Bell Road overpass of Grand Avenue in Surprise.
Nov. 10, 2016
minimum wage
Thousands of Arizona workers will soon see bigger paychecks. Since voters approved raising the state’s minimum wage, many employers now need to boost their payrolls.
Nov. 10, 2016
Bazta Arpaio Campaign
The Bazta Arpaio campaign unfurled a giant “Eviction Notice” in front of Arpaio's office.
Nov. 10, 2016
early ballot for Maricopa County
Several national and local races in Maricopa County are still too close to call. Much of the uncertainty stems from the fact that officials still have more than 400,000 mail in ballots to count.
Nov. 10, 2016
Proposition 205 on ballot
Recreational marijuana legislation was victorious in several states this week, including Maine, Massachusetts, California and Nevada. But Arizona's Proposition 205, the recreational marijuana bill, has not been decided.
Nov. 10, 2016
News Stand
Mexico watched the elections perhaps more closely than any other country, and many reacted emotionally.
Nov. 10, 2016
Fernando Garcia
While Latino voters helped defeat Republican Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Arizona, conservative Latino voters in Florida helped Donald Trump win the White House.
Nov. 10, 2016
Garden
A water well site near Sun City is living a double life as a community garden. And that’s not the only way gardeners there are making creative use of their resources.
Nov. 10, 2016
Students Protest
Students from several Phoenix high schools staged walk outs Wednesday to protest Donald Trump’s presidential win. Students marched to the state Capitol and held signs saying “Trump is not our president” and “Stand against racism, hate & homophobia.”
Nov. 10, 2016
A few weeks ago, we heard how teens were handling the complicated politics of the 2016 election.
Nov. 10, 2016
Downtown Prescott
The City of Prescott has made short-term home rentals legal in residential areas, and has added rules and fees for those who rent out their properties on sites like Airbnb.
Nov. 9, 2016
american flag
Political satirist Brian Nissen joined us to talk about how humor could bring together a divided nation.
Nov. 9, 2016

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