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Mesa officials are trying to work out a way to keep their unique emergency response system going.
May. 24, 2016
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Earlier this year, PayPal picked the North Carolina city over Chandler and Tampa, to house its new global operations center — but, the online payment firm then backed out of that deal, in the wake of North Carolina’s House Bill 2, the so-called bathroom law.
May. 24, 2016
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The Obama administration’s new rules on overtime have elicited swift reaction from both business and labor groups.
May. 24, 2016
Arizona Special Election Guide
When 200,000 households didn’t get their publicity pamphlets in the time frame required before this month’s special election, Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan blamed a “vendor error” on the problem, while also taking responsibility.
May. 24, 2016
light rail
As the light rail continues making its way north, the Glendale City Council voted Tuesday 4-3 to support a proposed route to its city.
May. 24, 2016
Moriba Jah
Glancing skyward can give the illusion of a vast, empty space. The reality is outer space is congested, contested and competitive. That’s how one University of Arizona scientist describes it, and he’s leading research to keep human-made objects in space moving in an orderly fashion.
May. 24, 2016
Traffic coming into Arizona from Mexico has steadily increased in recent years.
May. 24, 2016
Arizona Department of Health Services Director Dr. Cara Christ
The Zika virus was the topic among more than 350 state health officials in Phoenix on Tuesday. The goal of the meeting was to prevent a widespread outbreak of the disease here.
May. 24, 2016
Michele Reagan
After being blamed for an error leading to hundreds of thousands of election pamphlets not being sent out on time, IBM has fired back at Arizona’s Secretary of State.
May. 24, 2016
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Five years later, have the additions of Utah and Colorado made the conference stronger or has the Pac-12 lost its regional identity?
May. 24, 2016
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against the Border Patrol by the family of a man killed near Douglas, Arizona in 2011. Judge James Soto found the shooting was justified.
May. 24, 2016
Calling money from Proposition 123 a nice start, education advocates are now demanding lawmakers restore the other $1.2 billion they say has been cut from K-12 funding since 2009.
May. 24, 2016
The number of restaurants owned by women and people of color has increased significantly compared to the overall economy. From 2007 to 2012, the National Restaurant Association found women-owned restaurants increased 40 percent nationally compared to all businesses. In Arizona, women restaurant owners grew 71 percent, compared to 9 percent for all restaurants.
May. 24, 2016
John Cover
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a bill giving state officials power to regulate post-mortem body donation companies, but it could be up two years before they officially start.
May. 24, 2016
The report also cites U.S. and Mexican landowners on both sides of the border working together contributed to restoring the habitat.
May. 24, 2016
Followers of the Satanic Temple will not be allowed to give the opening prayer at an upcoming Scottsdale City Council meeting.
May. 23, 2016
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Annette Reichman will take over the century-old institution, which has more than 2,000 students. She is the first superintendent to be deaf and also have limited vision.
May. 23, 2016
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Refugees face dramatic challenges as they’re forced to leave their home countries and land in unfamiliar places that may or may not be welcoming.
May. 23, 2016
lake mead
The Southwest drought continues, and its impact is being felt in Lake Mead. The Colorado River reservoir has shrunk to its lowest levels since the completion of Hoover Dam in 1936. The lake is only 37 percent full.
May. 23, 2016
Prison cell
More than a year after a settlement was approved, the federal judge involved in Parsons v. Ryan has found that prisoners in the state still aren’t getting acceptable healthcare.
May. 23, 2016

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