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First Case Of Hantavirus Confirmed In Northern Arizona
Coconino County Health officials confirmed their first case of hantavirus this year.
Nov. 17, 2017
The Takeaway: In Washington, A #MeToo Moment Of Reckoning
Sexual harassment seems to be a grim and persistent part of politics. As high-profile men are finally held accountable, will the effects of the #MeToo campaign reach the U.S. Capitol?
Nov. 17, 2017
Arizona Supreme Court Upholds Medicaid Expansion
The Arizona Supreme Court on Friday morning upheld the legality of an assessment on hospitals that helps pay for health care for 400,000 Arizonans.
Nov. 17, 2017
Koch Brothers Finance TV Campaign For Arizona School Choice
A nonprofit funded in part by the Koch brothers is financing a six-figure TV campaign that’s meant to educate Arizonans about school choice.
Nov. 17, 2017
Gov. Ducey Hesitant To Call For Rep. Shooter Resignation
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said that in his experience, when a woman complains about being sexually harassed, she’s generally telling the truth. But, the governor declined to call for Rep. Don Shooter’s resignation, saying the investigation should play out.
Nov. 17, 2017
Drone Carrying Pot And Cellphones Crashes At Buckeye Prison
Guards at the state prison in Buckeye recovered a crashed drone that was trying to deliver marijuana and cellphones to inmates.
Nov. 17, 2017
ICE Unveils Arrest Count In Latest MS-13 Crackdown
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced results Thursday of a crackdown on members of the international gang Mara Salvatrucha, and five arrests were made in Arizona as part of the sweep dubbed Operation Raging Bull.
Nov. 17, 2017
Parents Of Seriously Mentally Ill See Opportunity In State Hospital Proposal
East of downtown Phoenix on 24th and Van Buren streets some of Arizona’s most seriously mentally ill live and receive treatment.
Nov. 17, 2017
Hickmans Working On Dust Control Plan After Air Quality Power Shift
Power has shifted from the state to the county on monitoring dust and air quality around Tonopah near the giant Hickmans egg-laying facility. This comes after years of locals fighting for more control.
Nov. 17, 2017
After Dismal Start, Should The Phoenix Suns Tank?
The Phoenix Suns haven’t won much lately, and the glory days of Steve Nash and Charles Barkley are fading memories. The team’s had a rocky start to the season. Maybe the Suns should throw in the towel now and join the roster of professional sports teams known for openly “tanking.”
Nov. 17, 2017
CDC: Percentage Of Americans With STD At All-Time High
The percentage of Americans carrying sexually transmitted diseases is at an all-time high, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
Nov. 17, 2017
Downtown Mesa To Transform This Weekend — Kind Of
Downtown Mesa is hosting 20 prototypes Friday evening and Saturday. They’re designed to engage the community and connect downtown to other parts of the city.
Nov. 17, 2017
KJZZ
It’s time for our Friday Newscap segment.
Nov. 17, 2017
 What Is The State Of The Current U.S. Role In Yemen?
The United States has a complicated relationship with Yemen, and that is exacerbated by Saudi Arabia’s role in the country.
Nov. 17, 2017
Federal Court Orders Arizona Man And His Company Pay Over $2 Million In Restitution For Commodities Fraud
The court entered a consent order against the defendants finding that they fraudulently solicited and received at least $1.8 million from approximately 112 commodity pool participants in connection with pooled investments in commodity futures and foreign currency exchange.
Nov. 16, 2017
Scottsdale-Based Axon Cites International Customers As Strong Source Of Growth
Scottsdale-based Axon, manufacturer of law enforcement equipment and technologies, answered investor questions Thursday during a quarterly results call. Sales growth for the company is mostly international.
Nov. 16, 2017
Arizona Christmas Tree Permits On Sale
Holiday revelers planning to find and cut their own Christmas tree this year will need to purchase permits beginning this weekend in a number of national forests throughout Arizona. It all depends on where you’re planning to find that tree.
Nov. 16, 2017
Stanton Proposes Renaming Airport Terminal After McCain
Terminal 4 is already named after former Sen. Barry Goldwater and Mayor Greg Stanton is recommending Terminal 3 follow the same approach.
Nov. 16, 2017
Grand Canyon University Opens
Grand Canyon University and the Arizona Cyber Warfare Range opened a new range on campus. And what is a cyber warfare range stocked with but laptops, and people willing to learn.
Nov. 16, 2017
Ex-CIA Analyst: Trump Doesn
President Donald Trump caused another stir in the U.S. intelligence community recently when he called former CIA Director John Brennan and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper “hacks.”
Nov. 16, 2017

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