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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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Lawmakers are discussing whether policies banning non-lethal weapons on expanding campuses leave students, teachers and faculty vulnerable to crime.
Jan. 18, 2018
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State lawmakers are backing a bill that would increase the minimum requirement for auto liability insurance.
Jan. 18, 2018
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Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport could be getting out of the parking business. The Aviation Department wants the private sector to build a new transportation center and take over the airport’s other public parking facilities.
Jan. 18, 2018
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Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s entrance into the Arizona Senate race has shaken up an already crowded field of competitors.
Jan. 18, 2018
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Arizona State University is one of seven schools supporting a project that's designing new intelligence for drones and robots. The purpose is to make intelligent technologies fully automated.
Jan. 17, 2018
SRP workers find fish cleaning canal walls are gorging on algae.
Jan. 17, 2018
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Arizona DREAMers and their supporters warn Congressional Dems Sinema and O'Halleran there is no loyalty if DACA is not passed.
Jan. 17, 2018
U.S. border patrol agents routinely empty water jugs and destroy or remove supplies left for migrants crossing the border in the southern Arizona desert, according to two humanitarian groups based in Tucson.
Jan. 17, 2018
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The Flagstaff City Council passed a resolution Tuesday that takes a stand against President Donald Trump’s proposed wall along the Mexico border.
Jan. 17, 2018
There is no simple immigration path for entrepreneurs to come start businesses in the U.S. That’s why President Obama created the International Entrepreneur Rule which created a path for these innovators. But the Trump administration isn’t so fond of this rule, and it’s left some entrepreneurs in the lurch.
Jan. 17, 2018
The Trump administration has adopted a foreign policy dramatically different from its predecessors. Here to talk about that is Jeffrey Engel, director of the Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University and author of "When the World Seemed New: George H.W. Bush and the End of the Cold War."
Jan. 17, 2018
New robotic technology is fundamentally changing the way surgeons are trained and it’s creating some problems for surgery residents, according to Matt Beane, project scientist with the Technology Management Program at UC Santa Barbara.
Jan. 17, 2018
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A handful of cases dealing with how political district boundaries are drawn are moving through courts across the country.
Jan. 17, 2018
The state Attorney General’s Office and Arizona Trucking Association this morning announced a new partnership to help victims of human trafficking. Here to talk about this is Tony Bradley, president and CEO of the Arizona Trucking Association.
Jan. 17, 2018
U.S. Capitol building
There have been plenty of debates in the past year that have put GOP members on Capitol Hill at odds with one another, the latest being about earmarks, those funds for specific projects that were slipped into other legislation before being banned in 2011.
Jan. 17, 2018
Bike-sharing programs are expanding, and recently, a new model has emerged: dockless bike-sharing.
Jan. 17, 2018
U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.
While cameras were focused on DACA Tuesday, another Congressional battle was playing out but with much less attention.
Jan. 17, 2018

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