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President Donald Trump said yesterday that he plans to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border. This came after the administration said on Monday that they are working on legislation that would make it tougher for some, including unaccompanied minors, to enter the country.
Apr. 4, 2018
On Tuesday, two clean energy candidates were elected to the board of SRP, the municipal water and power utility that serves more than 1 million Arizonans.
Apr. 4, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: The Psychology Of The Gun Debate
In this edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about the psychology behind both sides of America's ongoing debate about firearms and gun control.
Apr. 4, 2018
The Trump administration says it is working with governors to "immediately" deploy the National Guard to combat illegal immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Apr. 4, 2018
The Takeaway: Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. has become an icon of the Civil Rights Movement and a symbolic figure for many, but for Charles McKinney, associate professor of history at Rhodes College, there’s a danger in the way King’s image has been enshrined in our country's ethos, and it should not be ignored.
Apr. 4, 2018
Baseball is now officially upon us with the start of the regular season. But it’s already been in full swing here in Arizona, where new numbers show spring training is more popular and lucrative for the state than ever before.
Apr. 4, 2018
Workers will be applying herbicide along the railroad tracks to the Grand Canyon to reduce the risk of a train wheel sparking a fire.
Apr. 4, 2018
During a news conference this week, President Donald Trump said he was “preparing for the military to secure the border.” This statement caught Arizona law enforcement by surprise.
Apr. 4, 2018
The plan would nearly triple entrance fees at 17 of the nation's most popular parks, including the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone and Zion, forcing visitors to pay $70 per vehicle during the peak summer season.
Apr. 4, 2018
In Arizona, organizers are using Wednesdays as a jumping off point for teachers to rally, come together and drum up support for the demands of a 20 percent pay raise and no new tax cuts.
Apr. 3, 2018
A federal court in Arizona has ruled the Bureau of Indian Education must educate Native American children and address their mental health needs.
Apr. 3, 2018
Phoenix police specifically looked at three possible crimes: sexual assault, reckless assault and providing liquor to minors. The department closed the investigation when no victims agreed to participate in prosecution.
Apr. 3, 2018
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of an Arizona police officer in a case that could have far-reaching effects for those seeking to prosecute officers for use of excessive force.
Apr. 3, 2018
It’s being called “The Rio Reimagined” — and it could become one of the Phoenix area’s most ambitious revitalization projects in recent history.
Apr. 3, 2018
Arizona letter grades are meant to be a measure of success for schools — but, what if you’re one of the schools on the bottom?
Apr. 3, 2018
It’s the worst April start for the Dow since 1929, but a rally may soon happen due to market volatility.
Apr. 3, 2018
In 1991, the Stockholm International Water Institute began giving the Stockholm Water Prize on an annual basis. It’s generally intended to recognize “outstanding achievements in water-related activities.” And this year, an ASU professor is sharing the prize with a scientist from the Netherlands.
Apr. 3, 2018
Arizona Department of Transportation said they are exploring the idea of a so-called extra flex lane that could be opened in case of an accident or to ease I-17 congestion on the busy weekends.
Apr. 3, 2018
Filling technology jobs can be a challenge for many businesses across the Valley. That’s where the Maricopa County Community College District hopes to make a difference. The District will launch its new Information Technology Institute in Mesa this fall.
Apr. 3, 2018
Mary Kay pioneered the multi-level marketing world of beauty products in the 1960s. Women selling makeup to other women has proven to be a business model that’s endured the decades. But today, a new multi-level marketing beauty company is shifting the focus from just making women beautiful … to making women activists.
Apr. 3, 2018

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