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Charity Rescues Food, Delivers It To Hungry
Waste Not Perishable Food Rescue and Delivery takes the food that restaurants and grocery stores were going to throw away and gives it to the hungry.
June 17, 2019
Exhibit On Linkin Park Frontman Opens Friday
Arizona photographer Jim Louvau will open up some of his 10,000-photo collection of the late Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington this Friday at MonOrchid in downtown Phoenix.
June 17, 2019
Loop 101 Construction Closes Ramps In Scottsdale
More construction begins on the Loop 101, but this time it’s in Scottsdale. The on- and off-ramps for Hayden and Scottsdale roads on Loop 101 will begin closing.
June 17, 2019
Sky Harbor Plan Could Reduce Cut-Through Traffic
As part of its long-range plan, Sky Harbor Airport could put the brakes on cut-through traffic. During rush hour, officials said 40 percent of traffic on Sky Harbor Boulevard is just cutting through the airport.
June 17, 2019
Study Warns Of Death Toll Under Hotter Global Warming Scenarios
Scientists said governments must halt global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius to avoid disaster. But current emissions targets could cause warming of 2-3 degrees C by end of century. Now, a new study projects the difference a degree could make.
June 17, 2019
Arizona Ranks 46th In Annual Children’s Report
Arizona’s rank has dropped in a national report about children’s health, education and security. The report said the housing burden has improved nationally, but stalled in Arizona. The report measures 16 indicators and ranks Arizona 39th in housing affordability and 46th overall. Last year, Arizona ranked 45th overall.
June 17, 2019
Saturn
Data from the Cassini probe reveals that the water “fingerprint” of several rings and moons of Saturn is the same as that found on Earth. The discovery could prompt a reassessment of how the solar system formed and where water originated.
June 17, 2019
Navajo Code Talkers: The
Part one explored how the idea was born to create the Navajo Code used in World War II. Now meet one of the few remaining Navajo Code Talkers and learn how they developed the unbreakable code that became critical to saving lives and ending World War II.
3 Navajo Code Talkers Die In A Month
June 17, 2019
Medical Marijuana Deliveries Now Legal in Glendale
As of Jan. 28, Glendale medical marijuana card holders will be able to have cannabis delivered to their homes. The city and its dispensaries said they will benefit from local sales taxes and a decrease of illegal deliveries.
June 16, 2019
Police Release Report On Viral Incident That Drew Lawsuit
Phoenix police have put out a report detailing their side of an incident that led a family to file a $10 million notice of claim against the department. The incident was captured on video and involves a 5-months-pregnant mother.
June 15, 2019
Woodbury Fire Nearly At 26,000 Acres, Could Get Bigger
The Woodbury Fire has now spread across nearly 26,000 acres of Tonto National Forest and remains zero percent contained. An unforeseen weather event significantly increased the acreage of the fire this past week.
June 15, 2019
Tonto Forest Officials Impose Fire Restrictions
Fire restrictions in the Tonto National Forest went into effect Saturday as the weather heats up.
June 15, 2019
State Moves To Revoke License Of Embattled Hacienda HealthCare After Maggots Found
The Arizona Department of Health Services has issued a notice of intent to revoke the license of Hacienda HealthCare, a Phoenix care facility where an incapacitated woman was raped and gave birth to a baby boy.
June 15, 2019
GCU VP Fired Amid Sexual Assault Allegations
Grand Canyon University is looking for a new vice president after firing former Vice President Roy Shick last weekend amid sexual assault allegations from his time at the University of Washington.
June 14, 2019
Trump Campaign Still Owes Money To Arizona Cities
The Center For Public Integrity reports the president's political committee owes at least 10 U.S. cities almost $1 million for costs related to the president's rallies. That includes unpaid bills for public safety in Mesa and Tucson.
June 14, 2019
Appeals Court Rules On Property Taxes For Farmers, Ranchers
The mere claim by a farmer or rancher of an intent to make a profit — someday — is enough to qualify the property for a tax break, the state Court of Appeals ruled on Tuesday.
June 14, 2019
Mexican Immigration Commissioner Quits
While the Mexican government pushes its strategy to stop and detain migrants entering from Central America, a resignation on Friday at its main office for migratory affairs rocks the boat.
June 14, 2019
Mexico Deploys National Guard To Stop Migrants
Mexico confirmed the deployment of the newly-formed National Guard to its southern border to stop migrants, as agreed with the U.S. But opponents said the federal government is breaking the law and turning Mexico into the U.S. border wall.
June 14, 2019
AZ Musicians Plan Tom Petty
Singer-songwriter Brian Chartrand from The Project, Live from Laurel Canyon and The Sweet Remains is performing Tom Petty's "Wildflowers" cover to cover with fellow Arizona musicians to celebrate the album's 25th anniversary.
June 14, 2019
Police Release Report On Hacienda Healthcare Rape Case
Six months after an incapacitated woman gave birth to a baby boy at Hacienda Healthcare, Phoenix Police have released their report into the investigation to some news outlets.
June 14, 2019

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