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collision of two black holes
Scientists have announced the detection of gravitational waves, only theorized until now. Arizona astronomers say the finding opens up a new way to observe the universe.
Feb. 12, 2016
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A federal judge mandated the use of cameras after ruling in 2013 the sheriff’s office had discriminated against Latino motorists.
Feb. 11, 2016
Cleator bar
Arizona is full of ghost towns. Spots that were once kept alive by mining or the railroad, that have pretty much blown away in the desert wind.
Feb. 11, 2016
William Shakespeare died 400 years ago, but based on films, tv and school plays his influence is still being felt.
Feb. 11, 2016
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There’s a dusty stretch of rural houses in central Scottsdale about a mile from Scottsdale Fashion Square that may not seem to fit with the general perception of the city.
Feb. 11, 2016
Arizona Autism Charter School
For children diagnosed with autism, school can be a difficult place. They are often isolated and bullied.
Feb. 11, 2016
Tempe is moving the water out of its town lake and into SRP’s canal system.
Feb. 11, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
The state Senate was expected Thursday to approve a bill to restore $28 million to high school career and technical education programs.
Feb. 11, 2016
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Rabbi Adele Plotkin of Chino Valley was taken out of a town council meeting Tuesday night after she stood in protest.
Feb. 11, 2016
child sitting on packing crates
ASU Libraries this week released 4,500 photos taken in and around Phoenix between 1884 and 1947 by two brothers from Scotland.
Feb. 11, 2016
school classroom
A report from the Arizona education department said a “severe shortage of effective teachers continues to lead the list of critical issues impacting their work.”
Feb. 11, 2016
bbq ribs
Listen to the sounds of Jody McPhearson take a cooking class at Phoenix BBQ and Grilling School.
Feb. 11, 2016
The mayor of Hildale, Utah testified on Wednesday that the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints does not determine who serves in government positions, rebutting earlier testimony.
Feb. 11, 2016
The 105 year old Nogales home of former Arizona Governor Raúl Castro was donated to the University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Feb. 11, 2016
Supporters believe taxpayers should not be paying for the election because the bulk of Arizona voters are independent, and independents cannot vote in the primary.
Feb. 11, 2016
The legislation already approved by the House would restore most of the $30 million in cuts to Joint Technical Education Districts.
Feb. 11, 2016
annatto seeds
Bixin is a reddish-orange compound found in annatto, a condiment and food coloring derived from seeds of the achiote fruit. Annatto is a common ingredient in Latin American cooking.
Feb. 11, 2016
The project is one of 31 transportation projects in 18 states recommended to receive federal money.
Feb. 11, 2016
A hairstyle set off a firestorm at a recent Arizona high school basketball game. Flagstaff’s Lady Eagles wore their hair in traditional Navajo buns. But the referee said that was against the rules.
Feb. 11, 2016
The Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters, helmed by pitcher Shohei Otani, have early spring training in the West Valley through a partnership with the San Diego Padres.
Feb. 10, 2016

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