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Drew Scott
Twins Drew and Jonathan Scott are all over HGTV, between their original show, "Property Brothers," and others, including "Buying and Selling." And the brothers will be in the Valley this weekend — doing a stage show at the Maricopa County Home and Garden Show at WestWorld of Scottsdale.
Oct. 20, 2017
Only the Brave
In the summer of 2013, one of the deadliest wildfires in U.S. history killed 19 firefighters from Prescott. The Granite Mountain Hotshots were cut off from their escape route and the shelters they carried could not withstand the fire’s heat. Their story is now immortalized in the film “Only The Brave."
Oct. 20, 2017
Earlier this week, acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Tom Homan announced ICE will be dramatically stepping up crackdowns on employers who hire undocumented immigrants.
Oct. 20, 2017
Lost Lake Festival
The Lost Lake music festival kicks off in Phoenix today. It’s expected to attract tens of thousands of people and festival organizers say they’re taking security concerns seriously in light of the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas.
Oct. 20, 2017
Boy Scouts
Earlier this month, the Boy Scouts of America announced that girls will be welcomed into some scouting programs, including its Cub Scouts program in 2018.
Oct. 20, 2017
Sun Corridor
Southern Arizona’s economic development entity took stock of its performance on Thursday at its annual meeting. Joe Snell is president and CEO of Sun Corridor Inc., and he joins me.
Oct. 20, 2017
It’s time for our Friday NewsCap segment. This we we feature former legislative leader and former gubernatorial chief of staff Chris Herstam and Jon Gabriel, editor in chief of Ricochet.com and an Arizona Republic contributor.
Oct. 20, 2017
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey is in the U.K. this week, looking to position the state to compete for jobs internationally.
Oct. 20, 2017
Boundary Fire
Bigger, hotter wildfires, and more of them, are becoming the new normal, and a combination of climate change, subpar fire management and budget limitations are to blame.
Oct. 20, 2017
Meet three women over 55 who can do things like touch their toes and stand on their shoulders. That’s because they regularly do yoga. Here are their reflections on healthy aging.
Oct. 20, 2017
ick Farmon, Mayor Greg Stanton, Councilwoman Laura Pastor
With the Lost Lake Festival underway, the Phoenix Fire Department is warning concertgoers to plan for this weekend’s high temperatures.
Oct. 20, 2017
VidAngel
VidAngel, a streaming service that altered copyrighted works to edit out adult language, nudity and violence, has declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The announcement has created a void in the niche industry to provide similar entertainment services.
Oct. 20, 2017
Joe Arpaio
A federal judge has rejected former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s request to throw out a court ruling against him. Arpaio attorney Jack Wilenchik said because of the pardon, the former sheriff will never have the chance to appeal the ruling, leaving him open to future lawsuits.
Oct. 19, 2017
Amazon
Phoenix has officially submitted its proposal in hopes of landing Amazon’s second headquarters. Thursday was the deadline for cities or economic development organizations to pitch their locations.
Oct. 19, 2017
Shops in downtown Glendale.
The Glendale City Council this week decided to end its exploration of bringing light rail to downtown.
Oct. 19, 2017
Marco Antonio Delgado
Last year, a jury found former El Paso lawyer Marco Antonio Delgado guilty of funneling millions from an electrical project in a border town just across from Arizona. The money was intended for a contract for power turbines in Agua Prieta, Sonora. Instead, Delgado diverted the money into his personal accounts in the Turk and Caicos Islands.
Oct. 19, 2017
Canyon Mine
The Flagstaff City Council plans to vote on a resolution against the hauling of uranium ore through the city, even though it doesn’t have the legal authority to stop it.
Oct. 19, 2017
a fire burns grass near Eager, Arizona
State and local fire crews are fighting a wildfire in eastern Arizona. The Transfer Station Fire was discovered around noon Thursday and has grown to an estimated 2,500 acres.
Oct. 19, 2017
Popcorn movies
Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic aggregate reviews of movies to give people an idea of whether or not a film is worth their time. But in 2016, Fandango bought Rotten Tomatoes and began posting its “Tomatometer” scores. Well, since then, studio execs have started to worry that those Rotten Tomato ratings matter more than they used to, according to Alissa Wilkinson, film critic with Vox.
Oct. 19, 2017
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The president will meet today with Janet Yellen to discuss the possibility of nominating her for a second term as the head of the Federal Reserve.
Oct. 19, 2017

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