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Arizona Department of Child Safety logo
The Arizona Department of Child Safety website showed more than 19,000 children in state care back in February. This is an all-time high for Arizona. And, because of turnover, the number of case-carrying staff hit a record low.
Jun. 6, 2016
The first Copa America Centenario match played in Glendale resulted in Mexico defeating Uruguay, 3-1.
Jun. 6, 2016
The Islamic community of Arizona gathered to remember legendary boxer and Phoenix resident Muhammad Ali Sunday night.
Jun. 6, 2016
peregrine falcon chick
The only peregrine falcon to hatch this spring in the nesting box atop the Maricopa County Administration Building has died.
Jun. 5, 2016
Tributes are pouring in from Arizona and beyond for boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who died Friday night at Honor Heath Scottsdale Osborne Medical Center.
Jun. 4, 2016
There are more homeless people in Maricopa County this year than last according to an annual survey. More than 5,700 homeless people were counted, many living on the street.
Jun. 4, 2016
Operators of a dog food plant in Flagstaff have come up with a plan to combat a pungent smell that’s been wafting to a nearby neighborhood.
Jun. 4, 2016
Jaikare, Jeremiah, Avery
Officials say the 29-year-old woman suspected of killing her three children at a north Phoenix home has been on the Arizona Department of Child Safety’s radar.
Jun. 3, 2016
Phoenix International Raceway
After the recent legislative session came to a close, Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill that could provide more than $40 million to promote races at Phoenix International Raceway over the course of 30 years
Jun. 3, 2016
Red Rock area near Sedona
The Environmental Protection Agency is requiring two Utah power plants to install new pollution controls.
Jun. 3, 2016
Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva
Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva has introduced legislation that would require federal surveys to collect data on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Jun. 3, 2016
Papago Park
The Tempe part of Papago Park is a popular area for people interested in hiking, jogging or walking the dog. Homeless residents have also been comfortable in the area, and that led to complaints about garbage piling up and unpleasant odors.
Jun. 3, 2016
photo from report
Arizona got $25 million federal dollars in the third year of the Race to the Top education program, and a new report looks at what the state did with that cash.
Jun. 3, 2016
Copa America Centenario Games logo
To help figure out what the economic impact of the games might be on the area, we talked to Mike Sunnucks, senior writer for the Phoenix Business Journal.
Jun. 3, 2016
Arizona Special Election Guide
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has appointed a special investigator, to look into what led to the Aizona Secretary of State’s Office’s failure to send out publicity pamphlets early enough before last month’s special election.
Jun. 3, 2016
Mexico and Uruguay kick off their bids to become champions of the Copa America Centenario Sunday in Glendale and officials expect big crowds and heavy traffic around the event they say will be similar to the Fiesta Bowl.
Jun. 3, 2016
phoenix police department logo
Residents will have the chance to question the three finalists for the police chief position during a public forum tonight. It's the latest effort to include community feedback in the hiring process.
Jun. 3, 2016
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
A government watchdog has confirmed the factors behind a more than $2.7 billion budget gap at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs last year.
Jun. 3, 2016
Possible pieces of a meteor fell over a region of Eastern Arizona early Thursday morning. There are rules for those going in search of the stones.
Jun. 3, 2016
Company headquarters
While its corporate headquarters will remain in Switzerland, The Kudelski Group says Phoenix will provide a ‘complementary headquarters’ to capitalize on the North American market.
Jun. 3, 2016

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