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“What we need from the people of Arizona and from the leadership of Arizona is support for the students from Arizona that want to go to one of the three public universities,” said ASU President Michael Crow.
Jan. 30, 2018
Grassroots organizations who helped promote Arizona's Proposition 206 want to make sure its provisions remain intact as approved by voters in November 2016.
Jan. 30, 2018
The Takeaway: Americans Divided Over The Health Of The U.S. Economy
President Trump campaigned and focused his first year in office on strengthening the U.S. economy. Tonight when he delivers his State of the Union Address, he'll likely talk about the booming stock market, and the GOP's tax cut package. But do average Americans feel the economy is working for them?
Jan. 30, 2018
Arizona lawmakers, once again, debated the merits of blow dryers and flat irons and exactly who should be allowed to use them on paying customers.
Jan. 30, 2018
Mom Says She’s Fostered 10,000 Navajo Children
Vallis Martinez has lost count of how many foster children she’s cared for on the Navajo Nation. She said it could be as many as 10,000.
Jan. 30, 2018
A measure allowing students, teachers and faculty at college campuses permission to carry a weapon is moving a step closer to the governor's desk.
Jan. 30, 2018
9th Circuit Upholds Decision On Lawyers For Immigrant Kids
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that children from other countries do not have the right to a government-funded lawyer when they seek asylum in the United States.
Jan. 30, 2018
The Children’s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, was reauthorized at a federal level last week, funding services in Arizona for approximately 25,000 children.
Jan. 30, 2018
About 99 percent of Arizona students taking technical education classes graduate high school, compared to the 77 percent general graduation rate.
Jan. 30, 2018
A new report from the Environmental Defense Fund looks at how places across the West regulate groundwater.
Jan. 30, 2018
The Phoenix Police Department has released its report on the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s August 2017 rally in downtown.
Jan. 29, 2018
Republican State Senator Sonny Borrelli is introducing legislation that would give Arizona’s department of Agriculture inspectors the power to inspect marijuana cultivation facilities.
Jan. 29, 2018
Maricopa County’s public health care provider broke ground today on a new clinic in the West Valley. The clinic will provide a long list of services, all in one spot.
Jan. 29, 2018
The 1960s was a turbulent decade in America. And 1968, 50 years ago might have been most iconic — and chaotic.
Jan. 29, 2018
The state’s voters passed the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act in 2010. There are 130 licensed dispensaries in the state, and the act requires those facilities to be run as “nonprofits.” But as Ryan Randazzo reports in The Arizona Republic, the act didn’t require dispensaries to register for tax-exempt nonprofit status with the IRS or with the state.
Jan. 29, 2018
Water — how much we have and how we’ll have enough for the future — is on the minds of most Arizonans.
Jan. 29, 2018
A court case in Israel involving a Palestinian teenager who slapped an Israeli soldier who was on her land gets underway this week.
Jan. 29, 2018
Top U.S. Trade Official Wants Faster NAFTA Talks
The top trade official for the United States says he would like negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement to move more quickly.
Jan. 29, 2018
You may have noticed more and more construction cranes throughout the Valley as both residential and office developments continue to expand.
Jan. 29, 2018
Last week, the Arizona legislature completed its special session on the opioid crisis and Gov. Doug Ducey signed the Arizona Opioid Epidemic Act into law.
Jan. 29, 2018

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