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The Valley’s arts scene has a new leader. He wanted to be the lead singer in a hair band when he was 12 years old, so you may be surprised he has taken over as president and general director of Arizona Opera.
May. 13, 2016
Since Sky Harbor is considered a major economic driver for the region, how much of a focus should expanded international service be?
May. 13, 2016
APS
APS this week confirmed it’ll ask regulators to approve demand rates, when they take up the utility’s rate case this summer.
May. 13, 2016
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The first quarter of this year boasted the Phoenix area’s highest-ever rents and lowest-ever vacancies.
May. 13, 2016
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Gov. Doug Ducey has signed into law three bills that he says will boost Arizona’s sharing economy. The action follows the vision he laid out during January’s State of the State speech.
May. 13, 2016
doctor looking at xray
Emergency room doctors are not happy with insurance companies. That’s the result of a new survey from the American College of Emergency Physicians.
May. 13, 2016
Larry Ward thinks the fees that airlines charge are “absurd,” but the Fountain Hills resident is no more enthusiastic about any possible solution to the problem that involves Congress.
May. 13, 2016
Clayton Cooper
Infusion Boot Camp is a six-week program at the Phoenix Children's Hospital for children and their parents.
May. 13, 2016
Charles Keating IV
The body of Keating — who grew up in Phoenix as a star long-distance runner and grandson of financier Charles Keating from the 1980s savings and loan scandal — was returned to Naval Base Coronado Wednesday, and the Navy held a memorial service Thursday.
May. 13, 2016
Viputheshwar Sitaraman
Among 4,500 undergrads to receive their bachelor's degrees from the University of Arizona Friday will be Viputheshwar Sitaraman, who goes by Vip. Vip was 16 when he started his studies at the UA, now, two years later, at 18 he will be the youngest person to graduate this year.
May. 13, 2016
Tom Ryan
An Arizona attorney who tried unsuccessfully to stop next week’s special election is now calling for the impeachment of Secretary of State Michele Reagan.
May. 13, 2016
A section of the Loop 101 in north Scottsdale will be closed over the weekend. The closure may affect traffic in other areas.
May. 13, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park North Rim
It happens every winter. As accommodations at the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park shut down, so does the 40-mile stretch of road between the remote part of the park and the tiny town of Jacob Lake.
May. 13, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
A judge has found the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix in contempt of court for disobeying his orders in a racial profiling case.
May. 13, 2016
mosquito
Maricopa County is now testing mosquitoes for the Zika virus.
May. 13, 2016
St. Mary's Food Bank volunteers
The largest single-day food drive in the United States is happening Saturday here in the Valley.
May. 13, 2016
Baggage in cellphone lot
Phoenix’s Sky Harbor airport is back online after a baggage screening system experienced a glitch that left more than 3,000 bags unscreened and not aboard their designated flight.
May. 13, 2016
Retired Air Force pilot and Tucson-area Congresswoman Martha McSally sponsored a bill that would reinstate burial access at Arlington National Cemetery for female pilots who served in World War II is headed to President Barack Obama's desk.
May. 13, 2016
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Sen. Judy Burges proposed a bill that said, when the governor is at an event, the secretary of state, attorney general or treasurer cannot be there in case they need to take over due to a disaster.
May. 13, 2016
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The University of Arizona will lead a nationwide study to test a compound that could prevent children from developing asthma.
May. 13, 2016

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