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Researchers are using this information to learn more about the current drought and how much precipitation it would take to quench a thirsty state.
July 31, 2015
Pronghorn antelope are native to the American West — but the landscape they roam is increasingly fraught with peril.
July 31, 2015
The Cochise Regional Hospital in Douglas is likely to close Friday due to the loss of federal Medicare and Medicaid payments. It is the only hospital on the Southeastern border of the state.
July 30, 2015
The U.S. Department of Justice wants to have a seat at the table in a case that found the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office racially profiled Latino drivers. The DOJ argues it will help ensure the sheriff’s office complies with court orders to reform its policies.
July 30, 2015
The Department of Child Safety is aiming to reduce the number of cases of child abuse and neglect coming into the system and retain staff.
July 30, 2015
Energy use in the U.S. and around the world is expected to continue to grow along with the population.
July 30, 2015
The Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage didn’t eliminate other kinds of discrimination for members of the LGBT community.
July 30, 2015
While a judge heard arguments today that could impact whether around 350,000 Arizonans get to keep their Medicaid coverage, a Nashville-based charity helps five Arizona clinics get medication to patients who can’t afford it.
July 30, 2015
Members of the San Carlos Apache tribe returned to Arizona this week, after traveling to Washington, D.C., to protest the proposed Resolution Copper Mine near Superior.
July 30, 2015
Listen to Benjamin Butler milling flour at Hayden Flour Mill in Queen Creek.
July 30, 2015
The thawing relations between the United States and Cuba has American businesses thinking about the potential of that new market.
July 30, 2015
The reported slowdown in China’s economy means market watchers are paying close attention to copper demand and prices — both are important to Arizona.
July 30, 2015
Close to half of Arizona’s private-sector workers, more than 934,000 people, do not have access to paid sick leave, according to a report Wednesday by a group pushing for such laws.
July 30, 2015
Before students can attend their first day of kindergarten, parents are required to make sure their kids are up to date on their vaccines.
July 30, 2015
The Arizona Daily Star reported Heinz is an emergency room physician who sought the congressional seat in 2012 but lost.
July 30, 2015
A battle over how former Gov. Jan Brewer funded the expansion of the state's Medicaid program is finally going before a judge.
July 30, 2015
A judge is refusing to block a planned freeway project in the Phoenix area. It was requested by a coalition of environmental and community groups which had filed a suit against the planned South Mountain Freeway.
July 30, 2015
A city-wide challenge is encouraging local developers and entrepreneurs to create mobile apps that will provide solutions to common urban issues.
July 30, 2015
In February, Greg McKay was appointed as director of the Department of Child Safety. Since then, caseloads have continued to increase along with staff turnover.
July 29, 2015
When the Boy Scouts of America voted this week to allow gay adults to be leaders in the organization, it meant many men who spent their childhood in the organization were finally welcome to return.
July 29, 2015

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