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Supporters of Arizona’s expanded school voucher program have filed a second lawsuit in Maricopa County Superior Court.
Aug. 25, 2017
Phoenix VA hospital
The future of transgender troops has been in question since President Trump Tweeted that they would no longer be allowed to serve.
Aug. 25, 2017
Sen. Jeff Flake
The Senator is sponsoring a bill in Congress that would move Arizona, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, and Washington into a newly-established 12th Circuit.
Aug. 25, 2017
Republic Services
The country’s second-biggest waste-removal company is acquiring the nation’s largest independent recycling processor.
Aug. 25, 2017
Pei Wei
Pei Wei, the fast-casual offshoot of P. F. Chang's China Bistro, will leave its longtime headquarters in Scottsdale and establish a new home base in Las Colinas, Texas.
Aug. 25, 2017
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The Valley Fever Center for Excellence at the University of Arizona in Tucson has received a four-year, $4.8 million grant to help with the development of a vaccine for Valley fever.
Aug. 25, 2017
President Donald Trump said Tuesday in Phoenix his administration will probably end up terminating NAFTA. But, at the same time, other prominent Arizonans were arriving in Mexico City to pursue the opposite.
Aug. 24, 2017
Navajo Generating Station
A Navajo coal mine in New Mexico just bought two new locomotives to deliver coal from the mine to the Four Corners Power Plant. The purchase demonstrates an investment in coal by the Navajo government at a time when natural gas has become the preferred low-cost energy source.
Aug. 24, 2017
Bears Ears
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says none of the 27 monuments under review should be eliminated but a “handful” should be changed.
Aug. 24, 2017
Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
The Frida and Diego exhibit at the Heard Museum has extended its run until Labor Day, which means the museum has a hit on their hands. But what goes into selecting and promoting a popular museum show?
Aug. 24, 2017
Amazon
You can get pretty much anything on Amazon — books, electronics, diapers — you name it, you can probably buy it. But now, there are reports the world’s biggest online retailer is looking to add another offering: event tickets.
Aug. 24, 2017
Lauren-Brooke Eisen
Last month, CoreCivic, formerly Corrections Corporation of America, announced it’d close one of its Central New Mexico jails. Meanwhile, this spring, Mesa agreed to contract with CoreCivic to operate its city jails. In addition, the company operates seven private prisons in Arizona.
Aug. 24, 2017
A dreamer who claims to have been wrongfully deported may get his day in court sooner than expected. For the latest on this, I got a hold of Kristina Davis, a reporter with the San Diego Tribune who has been in court watching the proceedings.
Aug. 24, 2017
One of those people weighing in on NAFTA renegotiations is Shane Burgess, dean of the University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Aug. 24, 2017
milk bottles being filled
Listen to the sounds of Kevin Danzeisen filling milk bottles at Danzeisen Dairy.
Aug. 24, 2017
When was the last time you went to see your primary care doctor? For a lot of us, it might have been a while.
Aug. 24, 2017
Turning now to another perspective on this issue of Confederate Monuments is Tate Walker, a local indigenous activist.
Aug. 24, 2017
Trump Rally
Many in the community are still reeling from the president’s visit to the Valley on Tuesday, and the mostly peaceful protests outside that ended with tear gas and flash bangs being deployed on the crowd. ASU criminology professor Ed Maguire was there at the protests observing with a team of researchers.
Aug. 24, 2017
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One of President Trump’s main talking points on the campaign trail was the issue of trade, and specifically the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which came into effect in 1994 and reshaped the economies of Mexico, Canada, and the U.S.
Aug. 24, 2017
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Should children be allowed to vote? Hear a debate that may surprise you.
Aug. 24, 2017

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