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Officials say quarantines were ordered for four properties in Arizona that had quail, chickens and eggs that came from an Iowa facility where other birds tested positive for a bird flu virus.
June 11, 2015
After speculation of El Niño possibly forming this year, nearly all climate models suggest it is forming, and may stick around for a while. But what does that mean for southwest weather?
June 11, 2015
Another lawsuit alleging discriminatory policing by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office could soon go to trial. A judge has set a trial date for August in a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of Justice.
June 11, 2015
Video games can improve dexterity, hand-eye coordination and, if you’re old school, your ability to know when to jump over a barrel rolled toward you by a giant gorilla.
June 11, 2015
We spoke with Michael Shuman, author of "The Local Economy Solution," who argues the better choice is to spend that energy on what’s already in the community.
June 11, 2015
Counting cow steps is helping Danzeisen Dairy in Laveen produce more milk.
June 11, 2015
Exports from Arizona increased by nearly 9 percent in 2014, which was about triple the national average. A report released by several state agencies including the University of Arizona shows the state’s exports to Mexico was a big driver of that growth.
June 11, 2015
Last night’s Glendale City Council vote was 5-2 in favor of voiding the contract the city has with the Arizona Coyotes hockey team.
June 11, 2015
The U.S. Education Department said it will forgive student loan debt for tens of thousands of former Corinthian Colleges students.
June 11, 2015
According to MLB, more baseball players who went to either high school or college in Arizona have been drafted than those from all but four other states.
June 11, 2015
Listen to Kim Cofer gardening and putting up a lattice at the Phoenix Renews garden in downtown Phoenix.
June 11, 2015
ASU and Banner Health are joining forces to fight neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.
June 11, 2015
The Arizona Community Action Association has gotten a $125,000 grant for an initiative called Raise Arizona.
June 11, 2015
The Arizona Supreme Court is standing by a lower court’s ruling that charter schools are not entitled to the same state funding provided to district schools.
June 11, 2015
Pima County Community College District board announced a $5-per-credit hour tuition increase for in-state students in mid-March. Now, the governing board is raising taxes, to fund its nearly $259 million budget for the coming school year.
June 11, 2015
Native Americans hold eagle feathers sacred and for centuries have used them in traditional ceremonies. Only members of federally recognized tribes are allowed to possess the feathers. But it’s not easy to obtain feathers legally. The Navajo Nation Zoo is trying to change that.
June 11, 2015
The U.S. Border Patrol's Tucson Sector routinely holds immigrants in dirty and extremely cold cells for extended periods of time, a coalition of advocacy groups claims in a lawsuit filed in federal court this week.
June 11, 2015
After an 81-year history, the future of a government-backed bank that finances sales overseas by U.S. companies is looking grim, and it has companies in Arizona and across the nation worried about losing jobs and business.
June 11, 2015
A 15-member team is being created to help find Tucson a new police chief.
June 11, 2015
The Mexican government said it regrets Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's decision to sign into law an $800 million border security package that will mean more state troopers, cameras and a spy plane to patrol the U.S. state's 1,200-mile border with Mexico.
June 11, 2015

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