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Rising sun decals in patient rooms
Navajo spiritual tradition accepts old age as a natural part of life, but that’s doesn’t mean aging is easy — especially when language and culture can make it difficult to communicate with doctors.
Jul. 13, 2016
Metal detectors and bag checks have become pretty common security measures at venues that attract big crowds. Now, there’s growing interest in a less noticeable security measure: monitoring social media.
Jul. 12, 2016
A screen of a "Pokemon Go" player
"Pokemon Go" is probably your newest obsession or your two least favorite words.
Jul. 12, 2016
Mahin Khan
A Tucson man who planned a terrorist attack against a Motor Vehicle Division office in Maricopa County pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday and will remain in jail.
Jul. 12, 2016
Yuma Police motorcycle
There are, in this country, between 15,000 and 18,000 police departments. Those agencies come in different sizes and have different resources. What if that number was lower?
Jul. 12, 2016
Phoenix police have used the words “serial shooter, or shooters,” for the first time in connection with an investigation into a series of shooting starting in March.
Jul. 12, 2016
"If you don't save your 50-year-old buildings, you're not going to have any 100-year-old buildings left," one Phoenician says.
Jul. 12, 2016
electronics circuit tech
Phoenix is nearly a top-10 tech talent market, according to the commercial real estate firm CBRE.
Jul. 12, 2016
Ectomycorrhizal fungi
Climate change scientists know that plants can’t grow larger with extra carbon dioxide unless they also have nitrogen. But a new study coauthored by a Flagstaff ecologist shows fungus can help plants get around that limitation.
Jul. 12, 2016
3-D printing has been used to make everything from knives to jewelry to sculpture to cars. And now, we can add facial implants to that list.
Jul. 12, 2016
school education classroom
Arizona third graders will soon learn if they are moving on to the next grade. According to results from the, AzMERIT test, fewer than 1,400 of student did not meet the mandatory standard.
Jul. 12, 2016
Delegates have been told to vote for Donald Trump as nominee, or risk losing their credentials to attend. This order has angered Arizona members of the anti-Trump movement.
Jul. 12, 2016
arpaio
Sheriff Joe Arpaio is scheduled for a deposition Thursday in Austin Flake's lawsuit over the investigation into the heat-exhaustion deaths of 21 dogs at a kennel operated by his in-laws.
Jul. 12, 2016
Tonto National Forest officials say Roosevelt Lake has dropped to 44 percent full, causing the Grapevine and Schoolhouse ramps to be out of the water.
Jul. 12, 2016
Gold King Mine
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is considering a Superfund designation for the Gold King Mine other southwestern Colorado mines.
Jul. 12, 2016
Grand Canyon
While crews work to contain the blaze, a section of the Arizona Trail has been closed.
Jul. 12, 2016
The Goodyear City Council has given final approval to a plan for about 160 new homes in an area where residents worry there aren’t enough fire stations to serve new developments.
Jul. 12, 2016
scientist holding a brain
More women than men are stricken with Alzheimer’s disease. It’s not simply because women live longer than men — on average more than four years. Research is looking into genetic factors and whether hormonal milestones such as puberty, pregnancy and the onset of menopause are triggers.
Jul. 12, 2016
marijuana
Foes of legalizing marijuana for recreational use in Arizona are trying to block voters from getting their say on the measure.
Jul. 11, 2016
hiking
Volunteers leave water and snacks on popular trails to fight dehydration in the summer heat.
Jul. 11, 2016

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