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Cary Fowler
Last year, some water seeped into the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway. This caused some alarm, since the facility houses more than 500 million seeds of hundreds of thousands of different crops.
Jun. 22, 2017
There’s a problem on the Navajo Nation — of stray dogs. But Glenda Davis of the Navajo Nation Animal Control Program is trying to do something about it.
Jun. 22, 2017
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Listen to the sounds of Diane Chenoweth enjoying tea at a tea ceremony held by the Arizona Asian American Association.
Jun. 22, 2017
Sasha Reyes
The best celebrity chefs aren’t just great at their craft in the kitchen — they’re great business people, too. But crunching numbers and balancing budgets isn’t exactly the same skill set as braising and searing. A new program at ASU aims to bridge that gap for local chefs. The Prepped Program targets mobile food entrepreneurs who need a boost to get their business off the ground.
Jun. 22, 2017
Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World’s Oceans
The oceans and seas of the world continue to be vital to U.S. interests. Ninety-five percent of global trade is made possible via the sea.
Jun. 22, 2017
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The Phoenix city budget has struggled to pay the benefits for public-safety workers like police officers and firefighters. And on Wednesday, the City Council came up with a plan to punt on paying that pension debt. And here to tell us more about that is Dustin Gardiner, who covers City Hall for the Arizona Republic and azcentral.com.
Jun. 22, 2017
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Officials in Sonora, Arizona’s neighboring state in Mexico, say the loss of the planned manufacturing of the Ford Focus in their state will be overshadowed by investments they expect to total $3.2 billion over the next year.
Jun. 22, 2017
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If you’ve been wanting to take a Tesla for a test drive here in Arizona — a ruling from an administrative law judge says now you can.
Jun. 22, 2017
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The world’s largest meat packer is selling off $1.8 billion in assets to pay fines associated with fraud charges. In Arizona, that includes the McElhaney Cattle Company, a feedlot in Wellton, Arizona, one of only four in the state.
Jun. 22, 2017
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Every three years, AARP looks at how states serve its older residents and people with disabilities. This year, Arizona ranks 26th when it comes to meeting the long-term care needs of those populations, and it's a decline from 2011 when the state ranked 15th in the nation.
Jun. 22, 2017
Arizona sun
The heat wave that’s been scorching Phoenix has brought record-breaking heat to Tucson, as well.
Jun. 22, 2017
John McCain
The Senate version of the American Health Care Act, Republicans’ plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, has been released.Senator John McCain has expressed concerns over those cuts to Medicaid included in the bill.
Jun. 22, 2017
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Both movements were shaped from more than 100 years of black social and political thought that argues not just for equal rights, but for the equal dignity and respect for black people.
Jun. 22, 2017
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Matt Baram and Naomi Snieckus chat with improvisor David Shore about turning failures into life lessons while being able to laugh about it along the way.
Jun. 22, 2017
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What do we stand to gain or lose as our economy becomes dominated by a handful of powerful companies?
Jun. 22, 2017
Frank Kush
Legendary Arizona State University football coach Frank Kush has died at age 88, the school’s athletic department confirmed Thursday morning.
Jun. 22, 2017
Ann Kirkpatrick
Former United States Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick is considering a possible run next year for Arizona's 2nd Congressional District.
Jun. 22, 2017
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A Tucson-based astronomer is leading a project to document the path of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse from coast to coast.
Jun. 22, 2017
Arizona Lifelong Fitness Foundation
More than 100 athletes over the age of 50 competed in the National Senior Games in Birmingham, Alabama. These athletes faced off against their peers from across the United States.
Jun. 22, 2017
UA Dreamers
A little-known policy of the State Board of Regents could blunt the financial effect on dreamers from this week’s Arizona Appeals Court ruling denying them in-state tuition.
Jun. 22, 2017

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