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al shaw
Let’s turn again to the devastating flooding in Houston. One of the more fascinating things about Houston is its capacity for preparing for — and reacting to — massive floods. The city is built on swampland between meandering rivers and marshes that lead to the Gulf of Mexico to drain.
Aug. 28, 2017
pennies
There’s been a debate for years about whether or not we should get rid of the penny. The West Wing even broached the topic years ago. Are we any closer to getting rid of the penny?
Aug. 28, 2017
Phil Boas
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board at The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we’ll talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Aug. 28, 2017
Puente Arizona
Immigrant rights groups have been condemning the president's pardon of Joe Arpaio over past weekend.
Aug. 28, 2017
mexican secretary of foreign affairs
Last Sunday, President Donald Trump criticized Mexico again. And the neighboring country replied — by offering support.
Aug. 28, 2017
The devastation wrought by Harvey is now a national crisis. And the regional American Red Cross also has sent many volunteers from Arizona to help in Houston. For more on that, we’re joined by Collin Williams, the regional communications officer for the Red Cross.
Aug. 28, 2017
People in Houston and the surrounding area in Texas woke up to a third day of devastation today, that is, if they slept at all.
Aug. 28, 2017
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The National Weather Service issued a dire warning about Hurricane Harvey. Louis Uccellini, director of the NWS, explains why the agency is calling this an unprecedented event.
Aug. 28, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive
Matt Thorn of Outserve-SLDN talks about legal action that will be taken this week against President Trump's ban on transgender people in the armed forces.
Aug. 28, 2017
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Thousands in Texas are facing catastrophic flooding, heavy rains, and power outages from the wrath of Hurricane Harvey. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo weighs in on the response here.
Aug. 28, 2017
arpaio
The fallout continues from President Trump’s Friday night pardon of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Aug. 28, 2017
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A lawsuit charging a chain of Arizona charter schools of illegally using tax payer dollars to fund lessons on Godliness could be in jeopardy.
Aug. 28, 2017
Dr. Daniel Caruso
A doctor known for his work with burn and trauma victims here in the Valley, and around the country, has died from cancer related complications.
Aug. 28, 2017
Sal DiCiccio
Four of Phoenix’s eight City Council members are up for re-election Tuesday.
Aug. 28, 2017
Thunderstorms are a regular occurrence on the prairie, but when they roll through oil country, they can wreak havoc hitting wastewater disposal sites.
Aug. 28, 2017
Arpaio
Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is planning a book tour. He said he’s considering legal action against media and elected officials that have accused him of racial profiling.
Aug. 28, 2017
Under a new initiative, Customs and Border Protection will prioritize the hiring of more inspectors specifically for Arizona.
Aug. 28, 2017
Stewart Building
After a public fight over a partial demolition, construction is now underway at the site of a former Studebaker car dealership at Central Avenue and McKinley Street in Phoenix.
Aug. 28, 2017
The mortgage interest deduction is a popular tax benefit for homeowners and those in Maricopa County collect the most in Arizona.
Aug. 28, 2017
health
Older Hispanics are facing language and cultural barriers when interacting with their health care providers, according to a poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research which came out last week.
Aug. 28, 2017

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