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Over the next two days, the Senate will hold back-to-back hearings that may shine new light on the relationship between the Trump campaign and administration, and the Russian government. Jun 7, 2017
Jun. 7, 2017
Phoenix VA hospital
More than three years after an investigation into Phoenix’s VA Medical Center, the U.S. Senate has approved and sent to the House broad legislation that will make it easier to fire employees.
Jun. 7, 2017
John McCain
Arizona’s Senior U.S. Senator John McCain is among the prominent few Republicans attending the invitation-only Experts and Enthusiasts Summit in Park City, Utah.
Jun. 7, 2017
Arizona Sen. John McCain sat on Wednesday’s Senate Intelligence Committee hearing into the Russia probe and Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. He questioned why some information about the Russia probe was still not being made public.
Jun. 7, 2017
Downtown Phoenix
Go West young graduate if you want to find a good job with good pay, reasonable rent and a decent social life in the United States
Jun. 7, 2017
Deportees
Immigrant arrests under President Donald Trump have soared since he took office. But federal records show that the number of people crossing the border illegally has dropped. And that‘s slowly changing the face of deportees in Mexico’s border cities, creating a new group of deportees, and new rules for how Mexico will handle the influx.
Jun. 7, 2017
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You may think that sleeping longer or later on the weekends is good for you. But, University of Arizona researchers say changing your sleep patterns between work and play causes something called “social jet lag.”
Jun. 7, 2017
An investigation continues into a West Valley farm accused of abusing temporary workers, according to the U.S Department of Labor.
Jun. 7, 2017
Chase Field
The commissioner of Major League Baseball reiterated support for the Arizona Diamondbacks during a press conference Tuesday at Chase Field.
Jun. 7, 2017
Bob England
The Maricopa County Department of Public Health plans to close three nutrition clinics in Avondale, Glendale and Mesa.
Jun. 7, 2017
The Goodyear City Council has signed off on a jobs pact with United Parcel Service and the deal is expected to create at least 1,500 new positions.
Jun. 7, 2017
Construction
Recently, the Maricopa Association of Governments added $1.25 billion in projects to its long-range regional transportation plan. So, what’s the potential economic impact?
Jun. 7, 2017
AirGarage map
Their solution is an app launched in May called AirGarage. “There’s an untapped resource sitting right in front of your house,” co-founder Jonathon Barkl said. “You could be making money, I could be saving money.”
Jun. 7, 2017
Arizona State Capitol
While local civil rights and African-American leaders are calling for the removal of Confederate monuments in Arizona, the state’s historian says not so fast. State historian Marshall Trimble believes it would be a mistake to ignore history, as harsh as it may be.
Jun. 7, 2017
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The Maricopa County elections system is untouched by Russian hackers, according to county officials.
Jun. 6, 2017
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On Tuesday, Arizona joined more than 40 states across the U.S. to proclaim June 6 “Secure Your Load Day.” It was back on June 6, 2006, when Paul and Toby Reif’s 29-year old son Matthew drove along Hunt Highway near Ellsworth Road.
Jun. 6, 2017
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The Trump administration’s decision to pull the U.S. out of the Paris climate agreement has alarmed environmentalists and generally has a lot of people worried about the future of alternative energy and levels of pollution we may experience. It’s in that environment that a brand-new partnership was unveiled between ASU and the Center for the Carbon Removal.
Jun. 6, 2017
Map of water hydration stations, collection stations and heat refuges in Maricopa County for Summer 2017.
The Maricopa Association of Governments has partnered with more than 100 organizations since 2005 to form the Heat Relief Network and provide bottled water for homeless Valley residents who don't have access to clean drinking water.
Jun. 6, 2017
On Monday, in response to new, bleak opioid death numbers, Gov. Ducey declared a statewide health emergency.
Jun. 6, 2017
Russian flag
Investigators are continuing to look into how much Russia inserted itself into last November’s election, and whether members of the Trump campaign or the administration were involved with that. But there’s a deeper issue of Russia spying on the U.S. — from inside our borders.
Jun. 6, 2017

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