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Educators say it's one factor in the state's persistent teacher shortage. Of all the undergraduate degrees awarded by Arizona’s public universities, those for education saw the biggest drop of any academic major in the last decade.
Nov. 16, 2016
Bell Road
Surprise Police Department spokesman Norm Owens said while the detour did have an impact on accidents, the process was generally smooth.
Nov. 16, 2016
Campus police at Arizona State University say there's a water pipe break that's affecting one dormitory at the Barrett Honors College in Tempe.
Nov. 16, 2016
Dr. Joseph Sirven
The presidential election is over and the divisive campaign is still reverberating across the country. Our medical commentator Dr, Joseph Sirven is thinking about the healing.
Nov. 16, 2016
University of Phoenix Stadium
The vote in Glendale on Monday afternoon was close. But the Glendale City Council approved spending millions of dollars to settle a legal claim over parking for University of Phoenix Stadium.
Nov. 15, 2016
gila river arena
The Arizona Coyotes plan to leave Glendale, and head east to Tempe. They’ve unveiled a plan for a 16,000-seat arena on the site of ASU’s Karsten Golf Course in Tempe — the project would also include a multi-sport arena for the university.
Nov. 15, 2016
Sonoran Institute logo
After Election Day, Sonoran Institute CEO Stephanie Sklar wrote the 2016 presidential election makes her group’s work more relevant than ever.
Nov. 15, 2016
Stagecoach poster
Arizona State University, along with Scottsdale’s Museum of the West, has acquired the Strickland Collection, which consists of around 5,000 items – mostly movie posters and lobby cards.
Nov. 15, 2016
La Machine website
Political leadership in Phoenix and Arizona does not reflect the fact that the city is more than 40% Latino. But In the recent general election more Latinos were elected and early estimates say the Latino Vote was up. The group La Machine was one of the key organizations behind that increase.
Nov. 15, 2016
medical insurance
The rising costs of buying health insurance on the marketplace, with fewer providers offering it, has put many — including small businesses — in a tough spot.
Nov. 15, 2016
cotton crop
By designating Graham County a primary natural disaster area, local farmers are eligible for low-interest loans from the farm service agency to recover losses.
Nov. 15, 2016
Gabby Giffords
It’s been nearly six years since a mass shooting in Tucson claimed the lives of six people and injured 13 – including former congresswoman Gabby Giffords.
Nov. 15, 2016
Adrian Fontes
Voters in Maricopa County have punished the elections official who took responsibility for hours-long lines in the March presidential primary by voting her out of office.
Nov. 15, 2016
fishbowl
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said PetSmart received at least 19 reports of fish bowls cracking, breaking and shattering during normal use, causing serious injuries to people in at least a dozen cases.
Nov. 15, 2016
Handgun
The Arizona Attorney General is agreeing with a Southern Arizona lawmaker in saying Tucson may be breaking state law by destroying guns that have been turned over to police.
Nov. 15, 2016
supermoon storify screen shot
Did you catch this week's "supermoon?" If you didn't, don't worry — Arizona Twitter users have you covered. Check out a collection of photos (and a couple videos) shot from all over Arizona.
Nov. 15, 2016
In a joint press release sent out on Monday, Routt County Treasurer Brita Horn and Peabody Energy announced that they had reached an agreement on the coal company’s overdue taxes and that the company had wired a payment of $1.8 million to the county.
Nov. 15, 2016
UA Dreamers
Immigration advocates across the country are preparing for what they call a great unknown. That is, will President-elect Donald Trump carry through with his campaign promises of mass deportations once he’s in office?
Nov. 15, 2016
Meetkumar Hiteshbhai Desai
Authorities say a man accused of creating a cyberattack that nearly crashed 911 systems in the Phoenix metro area last month has been indicted.
Nov. 15, 2016
The state Democratic Party is slamming Maricopa County election officials who decided not to try to verify questionable signatures on some early ballots.
Nov. 15, 2016

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