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Farm Bureau: Immigration Proposal Doesn
The Trump administration earlier this month unveiled a proposal to rework the country’s immigration system. Among other provisions, it would put a higher priority on high-skilled workers than those with family members already in the U.S.
May 28, 2019
Libertarian Chair: Party Reaching Out To Justin Amash To Run
Michigan Congressman Justin Amash recently became the first, and so far, only Congressional Republican to call for President Trump’s impeachment.
May 28, 2019
Boas: Water Debates In The Arizona Legislature
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
May 28, 2019
On The Ledge: AZ Lawmakers Pass Budget, Adjourn Session
Just before 1 in the morning on Tuesday, the legislature adjourned its session, shortly after approving a new state budget.
May 28, 2019
High Court Rules Medical Pot Extracts Are Legal
Arizonans who have medical marijuana cards are legally entitled to buy and use gummy bears, candies, extracts, tinctures and resins of the plant, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Tuesday morning.
May 28, 2019
Grand Canyon Water Pipeline Breaks For 6th Time Since April
A pipeline that pumps potable water to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon has broken for the sixth time since April. The North Rim of the Grand Canyon opened for the season on May 15 and will continue to take visitors despite the pipeline break and wet weather.
May 28, 2019
Volunteers Help Homeless Find Stability — One Tooth At A Time
While the jobless rate improves, research shows the chances for a homeless person with bad teeth to land a job is nearly impossible. Volunteers are helping change that corollary.
May 28, 2019
Arizona Legislature Adjourns After Passing $11.8B Budget
The Arizona budget includes $386 million in tax and fee cuts. Democrats fought against the tax cuts, saying the state should use the money to pay for education, highways, housing and other priorities.
May 28, 2019
How A Sea Turtle Led An Arizona Company To Make Paper Straws
The push to ban single-use plastics is paying off for a Gilbert company. When two Intel engineers founded Footprint five years ago, they focused on designing and making paper bowls, trays, cups and packaging. And then a YouTube video caught fire.
May 28, 2019
Q&AZ: Dust Storm Driving Versus Snowstorm Driving
The 2019 monsoon season officially begins June 15, and the Arizona Department of Transportation is beginning their campaign on how to stay safe if a driver is caught in a dust storm.
May 27, 2019
Q&AZ: Is There Legal Liability For Not Getting Your Child Vaccinated In Arizona?
Arizona law says children must be vaccinated in order to attend school, unless parents or guardians get an exemption because of a personal belief or medical condition.
May 27, 2019
Mexican Gray Wolves Blamed For Livestock Killings
Mexican gray wolves have been blamed for killing nearly as many cows and calves in the first four months of 2019 as they did all of last year.
May 27, 2019
Blood Test Developed At UA Detects Most Major Cancers
Tissue biopsies to test for cancer can be invasive and potentially life-threatening. But researchers at the University of Arizona have developed a new blood test that can detect most major cancers.
May 27, 2019
Task Force To Monitor Colorado River For Impaired Drivers
The Arizona Game and Fish Department will be joining forces with the Nevada Department of Wildlife and National Park Service to monitor boaters for impairment.
May 27, 2019
NPS Extends Comment Period For Preservation Rule
The National Park Service is extending the comment period for Native American tribes to express their views on a proposed federal rule change to the designation of historic places.
May 27, 2019
Stan Lee
Phoenix police say a man accused of embezzling money from the late comic book legend Stan Lee has been arrested. Keya Morgan was taken into custody Saturday.
May 27, 2019
Sounds Of The City: Hubbard Family Swim School
Listen to Matt Young instructing a swim class at Hubbard Family Swim School. If you have suggestions or hear things that make Phoenix Phoenix, send us a note at [email protected]
May 27, 2019
Trump Administration Looks To End Work Visas For Migrant Spouses
The Trump administration is expected to file a proposal soon to end work visas for the spouses of those who are in the country on H1-B visas, which go to highly-skilled workers often brought into the country by tech companies.
May 27, 2019
For octogenarians and others of an advanced age who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, their most positive memories have often happened between the ages of 10 and 30. And that time period rests somewhere in the 1950s. That's the idea behind the concept of “memory towns.”
May 27, 2019
What
When you think of Baby Boomers or Gen X, you probably have an image that comes to mind. Maybe the same goes for Millennials. But what about the generation that follows that one?
May 27, 2019

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