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Magistrate Judge David Duncan said the abject failure on behalf of the state to comply with the terms of a prison health care settlement would make anyone upset.
Jan. 18, 2018
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has named a replacement for Republican state Sen. Debbie Lesko who resigned to run for Congress. Republican Rick Gray was unanimously named by the Board of Supervisors to replace Lesko. He will be sworn in Friday.
Jan. 18, 2018
The Who’s rock opera "Tommy" was released nearly fifty years ago. There was a film version, and it even made it to Broadway. And, recently, the bluegrass band The HillBenders started performing their own unique version.
Jan. 18, 2018
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Listen to the sounds of Jeff Adams and a crew of SRP workers as they round up fish in a portion of the Arizona Canal.
Jan. 18, 2018
In an effort to eat healthier, a lot of us look for products with labels like ‘natural,’ ‘non-GMO’ or ‘fat free.’ Research shows that consumers are also willing to pay more for these products, even if they don’t live up to the claims on their packaging.
Jan. 18, 2018
The Trump administration has taken a mostly hardline approach on immigration policy. It recently announced a policy on the H-1B visa that would make it more difficult to obtain extensions.
Jan. 18, 2018
Fewer Americans seem to be worried about the federal budget deficit. That’s according to the 2017 American Values Survey, conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute. To get more insight into the survey, The Show's Mark Brodie spoke with Robert Jones, CEO of PRRI.
Jan. 18, 2018
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On Monday, nine out of 12 members resigned from the National Park System Advisory Board. They said Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke had refused to meet with them, and expressed concern that the Department of the Interior is undoing much of the progress made in recent years.
Jan. 18, 2018
A growing number of communities have been working to create areas that combine start-ups, new businesses and incubators, called Innovation Districts. Mesa is working on becoming one, and Jennifer Vey of the Brookings Institution is in Mesa to talk about it.
Jan. 18, 2018
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The Departments of Homeland Security and Justice released a new report this week called Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States.
Jan. 18, 2018
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At Stanford Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced a new strategy for troops in Syria. That country has been battling a brutal civil war for the last six-plus years. So what does this new policy mean for international relations?
Jan. 18, 2018
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Nearly 800,000 DACA recipients are in a sort of legal limbo currently. Daniel Gonzalez is an immigration reporter for the Arizona Republic. He’s been following what critics are calling a DACA loophole.
Jan. 18, 2018
Camelback Pointe
“If you think about it, it would be very hard to, say, get a job if you don’t have a regular place to take a shower, wash your clothes and get a good night’s sleep and prepare nutritious food for yourself,” said Supervisor Stefanie Smith.
Jan. 18, 2018
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"The Best Man" is a long, talky peek behind the scenes of a presidential primary in 1960 Philadelphia.
Jan. 18, 2018
Cleophus Cooksey
Phoenix police suspect Cleophus Cooksey, a convicted felon charged with murder in the killing of his mother and stepfather, may have committed seven other killings.
Jan. 18, 2018
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Many people know that “420” represents marijuana – hence the popularity of the mile markers – but very few know why.
Jan. 18, 2018
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An Arizona lawmaker is pushing a measure that would make it illegal for people who claim their pet is a service animal to enter restaurants or grocery stores. Despite getting the necessary votes, Senate Bill 1040 has no real teeth.
Jan. 18, 2018
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The federal government is set to run out of money on Friday. Rachael Bade is a congressional reporter for Politico. She joins The Takeaway to talk about the latest in the government shutdown showdown.
Jan. 18, 2018
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The University of Arizona and the state health department have been awarded a $2.2 million grant to train rural firefighters and police officers in how to recognize and treat opioid overdoses.
Jan. 18, 2018
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Watch out for rabies, especially in the southern part of Arizona where game wardens are investigating three recent cases.
Jan. 18, 2018

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