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Tucson Unified School District
The Tucson Unified School District may soon be providing counseling services rather than out-of-school suspensions to some of the district's most troubled students.
Jul. 20, 2015
Bernie Sanders
The progressive Netroots Nation conference brought Democratic presidential hopefuls to Phoenix this weekend. Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley tried to garner support among Arizonans.
Jul. 19, 2015
Dorey and Ken Conway
As the New Horizons spacecraft moves beyond Pluto and scientists begin to sift through the data of the historic flyby last week, a group of citizen scientists is also taking a look at the solar system’s frontier.
Jul. 19, 2015
Wickenburg flooding
Several communities northwest of Phoenix were trying to put themselves back together Sunday after monsoon storms flooded streets and bent steel utility poles like aluminum cans.
Jul. 19, 2015
phoenix democratic rally
Activists took over a Phoenix town hall meeting with Democratic presidential candidates Saturday. The group successfully dominated the rest of the conversation.
Jul. 18, 2015
The Coconino County Detention Facility near Flagstaff will soon track inmates using high-tech wristbands.
Jul. 17, 2015
classroom
Summer break is winding down and students will soon return to the classrooms. But will there be enough teachers to educate Arizona’s estimated 1.1 million public school students?
Jul. 17, 2015
Jerice Hunter
A judge decided Friday that an Arizona mother will spend the rest of her life in jail after being convicted of killing her 5-year-old daughter.
Jul. 17, 2015
In the twin cities of Colorado City, Ariz. and Hildale, Utah, some members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints are being evicted from their homes. We spoke to a reporter who’s been covering this about why people are being evicted at all.
Jul. 17, 2015
The coed sport is played with teams of six in a 25-yard pool. The game is similar to ice hockey, in which teams push, pass and move around a puck toward the opposing team’s goal on the opposite end of the playing area.
Jul. 17, 2015
Recently the City of Mesa Police Department purchased a new helicopter for more than $3 million to replace an aging helicopter that was damaged after crash landing in Gilbert last year.
Jul. 17, 2015
College graduates
The federal government requires school districts across the country to use a uniform calculation to determine graduation rates. But until now, that data had generally been reported on a state-by-state basis.
Jul. 17, 2015
Having a baby is expensive, with hospital costs alone usually in the high thousands for a childbirth without complications. But you may not realize that a private adoption is often twice, sometimes even three or four times, as expensive.
Jul. 17, 2015
When you think about the Valley, is there a specific place you think of? A place that exemplifies your image of our desert home?
Jul. 17, 2015
This week President Barack Obama announced plans for criminal justice reform and reducing the federal prison population. Meanwhile, Arizona has increasing numbers of inmates and the state is building more prisons to accommodate the growth.
Jul. 17, 2015
thunderbird school
It is one of the most recognized business schools in the world — and it’s right here in the Valley. But Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University had a different purpose during World War II.
Jul. 17, 2015
This is the Echo Canyon Trailhead entrance area at Camelback Mountain.
So far this year, 149 people have been rescued during mountain hikes by Phoenix Fire officials.
Jul. 17, 2015
This Sunday may well be the tastiest holiday you didn’t know existed — it’s National Ice Cream Day.
Jul. 17, 2015
Raising a lot of money — like tens of thousands of dollars — used to have to be done by going to a bank or having a wealthy relative.
Jul. 17, 2015
The Special Olympics World Games kick off next weekend in LA and one of the teams taking part in the softball tournament is from Arizona.
Jul. 17, 2015

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