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Voters are lining up early to cast their ballots before Election Day in Maricopa County, and that's resulted in waits of more than two hours in some places.
Nov. 4, 2016
A Utah concrete company with ties to a polygamous group has agreed to pay about $145,000 to settle a federal child-labor case alleging it put at least two underage laborers to work for long hours with little pay on job sites around the country.
Nov. 3, 2016
The drugstore chain CVS announced today it’s laying off 600 employees, including 70 in Arizona.
Nov. 3, 2016
It may not be at the top of the ticket, but key battles are being waged on many state ballots over the future of energy this year. As one of the top solar markets in the country, Arizona is ground zero for this fight.
Nov. 3, 2016
In an effort to provide law enforcement agencies with faster crash reports, the Arizona Department of Transportation is improving its data collection methods.
Nov. 3, 2016
The city of Tempe has expanded its health-care benefits to meet the needs of transgender employees.
Nov. 3, 2016
proclamation womens history month
The Arizona Governor's Office puts out hundreds of proclamations each year commemorating different days, weeks and months.
Nov. 3, 2016
The Mayo Clinic medical school is opening a satellite campus here in the Valley.
Nov. 3, 2016
small dogs on leash
Listen to the sounds of Brittney Schueler walking dogs for her service, Gals Walking Pals.
Nov. 3, 2016
Nicole Stanton
Almost two-thirds of Arizonans have experienced at least one adverse childhood experience, or ACE.
Nov. 3, 2016
Aida Penuelas
About a dozen young teenagers are sitting around a table at Neighborhood Ministries in west Phoenix, getting their clipboards and directions so they can hit the streets.
Nov. 3, 2016
Phoenix shade
Phoenix is looking to get more shady. But in a good way.
Nov. 3, 2016
World War II Memorial - 21
Nations, communities, even individuals will mark major events or historical figures — or just someone they cared about — with a memorial of some kind. It can be a huge monument or statue or something a lot more subtle.
Nov. 3, 2016
guayule plant
For decades, industries using rubber have looked for alternatives to supplement and back up their supply. Bridgestone Tires says a desert shrub could be the answer, and the company may grow and process the plants in southwest Arizona.
Nov. 3, 2016
Pierson Place Historic District
The Phoenix City Council has approved a new ordinance aimed at preserving historic buildings from demolition; a key component extends the amount of time between getting a demolition permit and wrecking balls hitting those buildings.
Nov. 3, 2016
Donald Trump Jr.
Donald Trump Jr. plans to visit the Southwest on Nov. 4. He’ll start the day in the Valley, then make two stops on the Navajo Nation — in Shiprock and Farmington, N.M.
Nov. 3, 2016
Kaine
Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine heads to Maryvale on Thursday afternoon on a mission to woo voters in Spanish.
Nov. 3, 2016
Deborah Fiorentino and Andrew Bracanovich
It's the second annual Grand Prix of Scottsdale, where dozens of open wheeled mini-racers will take the the streets as Old Town is transformed into a 1920s' "Great Gatsby"-esque road course.
Nov. 3, 2016
AZPM Homeless
A pilot program to provide day jobs to Tucson's homeless population will begin in December.
Nov. 3, 2016
Voting Line
A pending federal lawsuit and new guidance from the Arizona Secretary of State could help clarify a tricky line heading into Nov. 8.
Nov. 3, 2016

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