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The Arizona Legislature will begin a special session on Monday devoted to debate on the Arizona Opioid Epidemic Act, introduced by Governor Doug Ducey.
Jan. 19, 2018
 Mexico Requests Extradition Of Former Chihuahua Governor
Cesar Duarte, who served under President Enrique Peña Nieto’s Institutional Revolutionary Party from 2010 to 2016, is wanted on state and federal graft charges.
Jan. 19, 2018
Surprise police discovered last month that the department failed to notify locals of more than a dozen sex offenders living in the community. Officials said they have no evidence those offenders were linked to any sex crimes in the last few years.
Jan. 19, 2018
There’s been a lot of talk in Hollywood and beyond about diversity in film — both on screen and behind the camera. Here to talk about how the film industry is doing in this area, and where it may be going is Jude Dry, a staff writer at IndieWire.
Jan. 19, 2018
ASU and Helios Education Foundation are teaming up to try to get a better sense of what works, and what doesn’t, when it comes to K-12 education in Arizona. Here to talk about this new collaboration are Paul Luna, president and CEO of Helios Education Foundation, and ASU President Michael Crow.
Jan. 19, 2018
Thursday, Mayor Greg Stanton and Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams announced that nine murders had been solved in the span of three weeks. One suspect, Cleophus Cooksey, was determined through the use of a fairly new technology from ATF — the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
Jan. 19, 2018
Tempe City Councilman Kolby Granville was fired from his job teaching at Tempe Preparatory Academy last month.
Jan. 19, 2018
The Takeaway: How A Government Shutdown Could Affect The Military
President Trump says that a government shutdown would hurt the military, accusing Democrats of putting service members and American national security at risk. But are those claims accurate? Joe Gould, a reporter for Defense News, looks at the effect of a government shutdown on the military.
Jan. 19, 2018
Global Temperatures In 2017 Rank In Top 3 On Record
The average temperatures across the globe last year were in the top three warmest on record. The desert Southwest's temperatures were the highest ever.
Jan. 19, 2018
In 2005, when Desiree's youngest brother, Miguel, was 14, the family discovered he carried a concealed gun.
Jan. 19, 2018
After Congress failed to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program, known as KidsCare in Arizona, state lawmakers took the first steps to preserve the program if federal dollars are scaled back.
Jan. 19, 2018
Buckeye police spokeswoman Detective Tamela Skaggs said Kami Gilstrap was with family members at the shooting area Sunday when she was struck.
Jan. 19, 2018
The resolution raised concerns about the economic, environmental and international trade implications of a border wall.
Jan. 19, 2018
Cuts to school budgets during the Great Recession had a detrimental effect on student success.
Jan. 19, 2018
Magistrate Judge David Duncan said the abject failure on behalf of the state to comply with the terms of a prison health care settlement would make anyone upset.
Special Report: On The Inside
Jan. 18, 2018
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has named a replacement for Republican state Sen. Debbie Lesko who resigned to run for Congress. Republican Rick Gray was unanimously named by the Board of Supervisors to replace Lesko. He will be sworn in Friday.
Jan. 18, 2018
The Who’s rock opera "Tommy" was released nearly fifty years ago. There was a film version, and it even made it to Broadway. And, recently, the bluegrass band The HillBenders started performing their own unique version.
Jan. 18, 2018
Listen to the sounds of Jeff Adams and a crew of SRP workers as they round up fish in a portion of the Arizona Canal.
Jan. 18, 2018
In an effort to eat healthier, a lot of us look for products with labels like ‘natural,’ ‘non-GMO’ or ‘fat free.’ Research shows that consumers are also willing to pay more for these products, even if they don’t live up to the claims on their packaging.
Jan. 18, 2018
The Trump administration has taken a mostly hardline approach on immigration policy. It recently announced a policy on the H-1B visa that would make it more difficult to obtain extensions.
Jan. 18, 2018

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