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Halloween is just a few days away. A day when candy is a central theme for celebration. It also marks the beginning of a “season of eatin" and Arizonans are doing better than average.
Oct. 27, 2016
AZ Storytellers - Melissa Dunmore
Melissa Dunmore is a community development specialist at Southwest Human Development.
Oct. 27, 2016
A panel of federal judges will soon be deciding whether not counting a ballot cast in the wrong precinct is illegal discrimination. They heard oral arguments Wednesday.
Oct. 27, 2016
Colorado City sign
Thursday is the final day of a four-day federal court hearing on the fate of a police agency that serves two polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah border.
Oct. 27, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
A day after a criminal contempt charge against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio became official, his lawyers asked the federal judge who referred the sheriff for criminal charges to recuse himself from overseeing a long-standing racial profiling case against the sheriff’s office.
Oct. 27, 2016
Arizonans will find a very different kind of marketplace when they buy health insurance on the Affordable Care Act’s federal exchange during open enrollment, which begins Nov. 1.
Oct. 27, 2016
CD1 political mailers
National parties are watching Arizona’s first congressional race between Tom O’Halleran and Paul Babeu closely. The open seat is up for grabs. And both Democrats and Republicans have won in this rural district.
Oct. 26, 2016
Maricopa County ballot
Still have an early ballot at home? County election officials are recommending you put it in the mail no later than Nov. 1.
Oct. 26, 2016
theif taking a 'Yes Prop 400' sign
Supporters of Proposition 400 say they’ve seen their signs disappearing — and want to know who’s behind it.
Oct. 26, 2016
The Secretary of State's office says early ballot returns show an equal representation of Democrats and Republicans
Oct. 26, 2016
Alan DiPerna's book "Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Sound, Style and Revolutionof the Electric Guitar"
The electric guitar has played a major role in how music has changed over the decades.
Oct. 26, 2016
tillman
Pat Tillman was a great football player at Arizona State who went on to an NFL career somewhat improbably as a 7th round draft pick of the Arizona Cardinals.
Oct. 26, 2016
Poet Richard Shelton has been one of Arizona’s most highly-regarded writers for decades. His 1992 book Going Back to Bisbee won the Western States Book award. In 2006, then-Gov. Janet Napolitano proclaimed Richard Shelton Day on April 22.
Oct. 26, 2016
presidential election
In a couple of weeks, we’ll know who the next president of the United States will be. Some Republican critics have argued against Hillary Clinton by saying that her foreign policy would simply be a continuation of the Obama administration’s.
Oct. 26, 2016
The approval numbers for both major party nominees Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are remarkably low, to the point that a lot of people seem to be wondering whether they should vote for president at all or simply leave it blank and explore the rest of the ballot.
Oct. 26, 2016
University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix
The University of Arizona's medical schools in Phoenix and Tucson have been under increased scrutiny this summer after the departure of six senior officials from the Phoenix campus and questions about the use of public funds.
Oct. 26, 2016
Over the last 30 years the race for Maricopa County Recorder has rarely seen a challenger, let alone significant campaign spending. That’s completely different this year.
Oct. 26, 2016
new york city skyline
Research at the University of Arizona has uncovered the earliest stages of the HIV-AIDS epidemic in the United States. The research shows the virus first took hold in New York City — well before published reports in 1981.
Oct. 26, 2016
SRP Fire Restoration
Salt River Project will burn biomass Oct. 26 at its coal-fired power plant in Northern Arizona. If the utility can be a viable user of the forest waste, it can help reduce forest fires and keep rivers clean.
Oct. 26, 2016
Money
A report by the Behavior Research Center puts the statewide confidence up 10 points from the same time last year and 20 points from the year before that.
Oct. 26, 2016

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