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Jeff Flake
In late October, Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake dropped a bombshell: he would not seek re-election next year.
Jan. 1, 2018
Jude Joffe-Block
This past September marked an announcement that would affect 800,000 young adults brought to the U.S. by their parents illegally: the Trump administration announced it was ending DACA, the program that allowed them to work legally and not be deported. The president later tapped Congress as having the ability to codify the 5-year-old program into law permanently.
Jan. 1, 2018
saturn
There was a sad moment in space-exploration history this Fall. After close to 20 years in space, NASA’s Cassini orbiter was killed off and intentionally sent into Saturn. It was the end of an era for a massive amount of data gathered about the ringed planet.
Jan. 1, 2018
Americans for the Arts
When we talk about the arts, the conversation is usually about culture, craft and style. But, what about the cold, hard cash? Well, a report released in August makes the link between the arts and our economy.
Jan. 1, 2018
The Poetry of Pop book
The counterculture of the late 60s, early 70s was marked, in part, by artists and bands who made their name in protest music.
Jan. 1, 2018
the takeaway logo
People already ignore scientific facts, from vaccines to warnings about climate change. But what would happen in 50 years if we completely turned our backs on science?
Jan. 1, 2018
Wind Farms
The debate over tax reform has finally come to an end. Congress has passed its bill, and the President has signed it. But what’s it all mean for western energy?
Jan. 1, 2018
Cleator bar
Americans often set new weight loss goals around seasons like this New Year’s Day. But what about our pets?
Jan. 1, 2018
2017 marked the warmest year on record for the city of Phoenix.
Jan. 1, 2018
National Weather Service logo
Weather in 2018 will start off the way it ended in the final months of 2017.
Jan. 1, 2018
Christmas tree in car trunk
Tucson firefighters are reminding Arizona residents to get rid of any real Christmas trees still in their homes.
Jan. 1, 2018
The state of Sonora is about to celebrate the 34th edition of its largest music festival, expecting more than 120,000 attendants. This year, Scottsdale is among the guest cities.
Jan. 1, 2018
Chandler Ostrich Festival
Pinal County Sheriff’s Deputies are investigating a bizarre accident at an ostrich ranch.
Jan. 1, 2018
gun
A Prescott lawmaker is proposing changes in state law designed to protect the right of Arizonans to keep their weapons, no matter what a future Congress decides.
Jan. 1, 2018
gas pump
Gas prices are expected to go down into early 2018.
Jan. 1, 2018
tillman
Sunday marks 20 years since Pat Tillman walked off a field in El Paso, Texas, after playing his last football game for Arizona State University.
Dec. 31, 2017
glendale police department logo
It’s illegal to fire guns in celebration anywhere in Arizona, but officers in Glendale are making it even tougher to get away with on New Year’s Eve.
Dec. 30, 2017
Air Pollution
Another burn ban is in place this weekend in Maricopa County, due to a high amount of pollution. Valley health experts say to stay inside as much as possible.
Dec. 30, 2017
Campfire
Another wood-burning ban will be in effect for Maricopa County from Saturday through Monday. That’s because Phoenix metro residents will experience air quality that is very unhealthy.
Dec. 29, 2017
diane douglas
A federal judge officially blocked Arizona’s law banning ethnic studies in public schools. The state superintendent responded Friday and she disagrees with the ruling.
Dec. 29, 2017

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