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Automotive News reports Walmart will start rolling out kiosks in some stores later this spring in four cities: Phoenix, Dallas, Houston and Oklahoma City.
Feb. 1, 2017
New high-rise apartments are coming to downtown Tempe. A developer has bought two pieces of land near ASU — on the southwestern corner of Seventh Street and Myrtle Avenue, and the southeastern corner of Seventh Street and Mill Avenue — and plans to turn at least one of them into a high-rise.
Feb. 1, 2017
Every day, for a decade in the 1960s, a plane would fly over the San Carlos Apache Reservation and spray the land below with a chemical cocktail. Now, more than 50 years later, the Environmental Protection Agency has investigators on the ground on the reservation to find out if there are any lingering effects on the Apache people.
Feb. 1, 2017
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President Trump went prime time on Tuesday night in naming his first selection for the U.S. Supreme Court, which has been one jurist short since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia nearly a year ago. To learn more about Judge Niel Gorsuch and his potential impact, we spoke to Albany Law School Professor Vincent Bonventre.
Feb. 1, 2017
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake
U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., is applauding the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court.
Feb. 1, 2017
Lake Mead
Water levels in Lake Mead, which stores water for Arizona, California and Nevada, have plunged in recent years. If levels drop below a certain point, they trigger an official shortage.
Feb. 1, 2017
Double check that tax return. Arizona’s Department of Revenue admitted it sent out the wrong 1099-G forms to nearly 500,000 tax payers this year.
Feb. 1, 2017
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Phoenix police arrested a department of water employee suspected of stealing about half a million dollars worth of copper wiring.
Feb. 1, 2017
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A bill that would prevent moving companies from keeping a homeowner’s goods until after they get paid is making its way through the Arizona House
Feb. 1, 2017
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Acknowledging it will mean higher costs for some, a Senate panel voted Tuesday to increase the amount of liability insurance motorists will have to purchase to drive on Arizona roads.
Feb. 1, 2017
A Yavapai County judge has restored some civil rights of a self-help author convicted in the deaths of three people following a 2009 sweat lodge ceremony in northern Arizona.
Feb. 1, 2017
Dallas Wyatt
Juveniles charged with violent offenses in Maricopa County are often held in an adult jail for months and sometimes even years while they await a trial.
Feb. 1, 2017
The roles will be reversed at a job fair in Phoenix on Thursday. Rather than job seekers moving from company to company, employers will come to them. It’s the first time the Arizona Department of Economic Security’s Division of Rehabilitation Services has tried a reverse job fair.
Feb. 1, 2017
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The spirited debate over the issue revealed differing views in the community about charter schools, spared in part because the Higley Unified School District once had its eye on the same land.
Jan. 31, 2017
Davis-Monthan Boneyard
German airline Lufthansa announced this week it is retiring a fleet of aircraft to Tucson’s "boneyard."
Jan. 31, 2017
A part-human, part-pig embryo. It sounds like science fiction, but it’s not. At a lab in California, researchers successfully took human stem cells and transplanted them into pig embryos, and let them grow for several weeks.
Jan. 31, 2017
What is a universe? Is it what’s around us in a random room, or does it have to do with what surrounds us in the solar system? We spoke with Nobel laureate Frank Wilczek and physicist Lawrence Krauss, ASU’s Origins Project director, about the universe and the doomsday clock.
Jan. 31, 2017
Former CIA operative Evan McMullin ran as a third-party candidate for president in November. Some Donald Trump fans — and conservatives — were afraid McMullin might tip the election by taking votes from Trump. Now, McMullin has announced he’ll be leading a conservative, grassroots movement to counter Trump and his administration.
Jan. 31, 2017
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A couple of Republican state lawmakers want to tear up the current Arizona Board of Regents and rebuild it, sort of.
Jan. 31, 2017
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State lawmakers will be deciding this year whether to make every student in an Arizona district and charter school eligible to use taxpayer money to go to private schools.
Jan. 31, 2017

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