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Ken Burns On Faith, Hope And Science Behind Mayo Clinic
"The Mayo Clinic: Faith — Hope — Science" premieres Tuesday night on PBS. The clinic is based in Rochester, but has a presence in other cities, including Phoenix and Scottsdale.
Sep. 25, 2018
FBI Stats Show Arizona Needs Work Curbing Violent Crime
FBI's annual report shows crime is down on average, but violent crime in Arizona is not. Upon reviewing it, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery confirmed overall crimes dropped 1.4 percent, down for the sixth year in a row.
Sep. 25, 2018
Fate Of Chinese Cultural Center Still Up In The Air
The fate of Phoenix’s Chinese Cultural Center is still up in the air, roughly a year after a developer announced plans to turn the building into offices.
Sep. 25, 2018
Could The Cure To Alzheimer
A new survey released by Banner Alzheimer’s Institute found that a majority of adults worry they’ll develop the disease. But, at the same time, most of the people surveyed also believe a cure for the disease will be developed in their lifetime.
Sep. 25, 2018
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On Monday, Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas went before the Arizona State Board of Education to propose new standards developed by Hillsdale College, a private Christian college in Michigan. But not everyone’s on board with the proposed standards.
Sep. 25, 2018
Dueling Reports Lay Blame For Primary Day Voting Problems
As Arizona looks ahead to November’s election, there has been a lot of news about the candidates and their views, but questions about the problems hundreds of polling places encountered were at the top of mind on primary day and questions still remain.
Sep. 25, 2018
United Blood Services Part Of Vitalant Name Change
Blood Systems announced Monday that its 10 blood center brands, including the United Blood Services, will unite under a new name: Vitalant. The change may mean more services for Arizona residents.
Sep. 25, 2018
The Pulse: Chinese Elders ‘Walk The Middle Path’ To Better Mental Health
According to recent research, Asian seniors living in the United States may be more at risk for psychological distress than public health officials once thought — and less likely to seek help. That's where New York's Thrive NYC initiative comes in.
Sep. 25, 2018
The Takeaway: Women Grapple With Sexual Assault Allegations Against Kavanaugh
On Monday, voices opposing Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination grew stronger, following new allegations of assault from Kavanaugh's days as a student at Yale.
Sep. 25, 2018
Educators Call For Clearer Inclusion Of Evolution In Arizona Education Standards
Leaders are considering the first update to K-12 science standards in 13 years. The years-long process has recently been mired in controversy.
Sep. 25, 2018
Nonprofit Responds To Drought, Feeds Wild Horses Along Salt River
At any given time, there are about 250 wild horses along the Salt River, according to Salt River Wild Horse Management. Usually those horses are good at taking care of themselves. But this year — something changed and one nonprofit responded to an unprecedented drought.
VIDEO: Wild Horses Along The Salt River In Arizona
Sep. 25, 2018
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If you have a driver's license ID card from the MVD you can register online through the Arizona Secretary of State’s Office. Otherwise you can request registration forms by mail or register in-person at your county recorder's office.
Sep. 25, 2018
Hopis Asking Feds To Explore Other Power Plant Options
Hopi tribal officials are calling on the federal government to explore other options for the Navajo Generating Station near Page.
Sep. 25, 2018
Mexico Releases, Recaptures Suspected Cartel Hitman
A man arrested by Mexican police two weeks ago for his suspected ties to smuggling drugs and an endangered fish was first released, then arrested again — this time on murder charges.
Sep. 24, 2018
Ducey, Garcia Spar In Gubernatorial Debate
Arizona's gubernatorial candidates squared off on Monday in a televised debate.
Sep. 24, 2018
Talking Stick Resort Launches Soft Open
Talking Stick Resort re-opened Monday after a monsoon in mid-August caused severe flooding, forcing the resort to shut down. Spokesman Ramone Martinez said the decision was made to stay closed longer than was originally required to upgrade the property and make cosmetic improvements.
Sep. 24, 2018
Tucson Company Building Border Wall In Texas
A Tucson, Arizona company started work on a border fence replacement project in west Texas for the Homeland Security Department.
Sep. 24, 2018
Feds Give Green Light To Natural Gas Exports To Sonora
A Texas-based partnership has gotten the green light from federal authorities to export natural gas to a planned liquefaction facility in Sonora, Mexico.
Sep. 24, 2018
Report: More Conversations Needed About Light Rail Expansion
On Wednesday, the Phoenix City Council will hold a meeting on the South Central light rail extension — and council members are expected to vote on whether to keep the current two-lane design or to switch to a four-lane concept as some business owners along Central Avenue have demanded.
Sep. 24, 2018
Top CEOs Making More Money Than Ever
The CEOs of the 350 biggest companies in the country are making more money now than in the past, and in some cases, a lot more. That’s according to an analysis by the Economic Policy Institute.
Sep. 24, 2018

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