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College freshmen and future United States Circuit Judge Barry Silverman made it a point to meet Ernesto Miranda at the old Maricopa County Superior Court building in December 1969.
Jun. 13, 2016
A helicopter flies above the Tenderfoot Fire.
All evacuations have been lifted for the Tenderfoot Fire, still burning near Yarnell. Many of the evacuees lost their homes in a deadly wildfire in the same area three years ago, and some had only recently rebuilt. The Yarnell Hill Fire destroyed 130 buildings and killed 19 firefighters in 2013.
Jun. 13, 2016
Several speakers of different faiths called for unity, acceptance and love during a candlelight vigil Sunday night at the Phoenix Pride LGBT Center. The event was designed to demonstrate solidarity with all those impacted by the mass shooting in an Orlando nightclub Saturday night.
Jun. 13, 2016
Palm fronds
Every year, Phoenix collects more than 30,000 tons of palm fronds. According to the Public Works Department, loading and driving the fronds more than 50 miles to Buckeye where the city’s landfill is located costs $17 a ton. Palm Silage LLC is offering to take them for no more than $12 a ton.
Jun. 13, 2016
Prison cell
Arizona is required to turn in its plan Monday to fix severe deficiencies in the health-care system at state-run prisons.
Jun. 13, 2016
Arca Continental and the Coca-Company recently announced their intent to start a joint venture in the United States, specifically in the Southwest operating unit of Coca-Cola Refreshments.
Jun. 13, 2016
sign left for firefighers
Fire officials say they expect all residents of a north-central Arizona town who were evacuated due to a brush fire to be allowed to return home Saturday night. The Tenderfoot Fire has scorched an estimated 3,400 acres and is 30-percent contained.
Jun. 11, 2016
police
Thanks to cell phones, dialing 911 when there’s an emergency has never been easier. But what if you live in an area without cell service?
Jun. 11, 2016
Dr. Ann Weaver Hart
University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart announced Friday she will not seek extension of her current contract, which will expire in June 2018.
Jun. 10, 2016
SHOW is the first tri-state university, student-led clinic in Arizona. Patients here are treated by students from all three state universities and providers who volunteer their time every Saturday to help.
Jun. 10, 2016
measles virus particle
Arizona Health officials confirmed two more measles cases in detainees at the Eloy Detention Center in Pinal County.
Jun. 10, 2016
business people
How can the Valley unlock its entrepreneurial potential? That was the topic of a discussion this week, sponsored by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and ASU.
Jun. 10, 2016
Pima County seal
Pima County’s Consolidated Justice Court will be in session Saturday, and is encouraging residents with outstanding warrants to show up, to have those warrants quashed.
Jun. 10, 2016
The Arizona Board of Regents this morning gave its approval to Phase 3 of the Sun Devil Stadium Renovation Project.
Jun. 10, 2016
Central Arizona Project canal
Arizona cities will soon have to pay more for water deliveries from the Central Arizona Project. Cost not expected to be passed on to Phoenix residents.
Jun. 10, 2016
ASU Campus
The U.S. manufacturing industry has lost thousands of jobs to overseas outsourcing or offshoring, and other positions have seen humans gobbled up by robots. The longstanding trend is happening in other countries, too.
Jun. 10, 2016
Phoenix New Times feature explores people doing "fascinating, creative things in the Valley."
Jun. 10, 2016
Central Arizona Project canal
How does the Central Arizona Project itself get water to its customers from a technical standpoint?
Jun. 10, 2016
Islamic Community Center of Phoenix
The Muslim holy month of Ramadan began this week, and it signifies the beginning of the revelation of the Quran to the prophet Muhammad. Muslims around the world observe the month by not eating or drinking during daylight hours, which may seem difficult for Muslims in the Arizona desert.
Jun. 10, 2016
hot Thermometer
The extremely hot weather calls for cranking up the air conditioner, which is exactly what Arizona residents did last weekend.
Jun. 10, 2016

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