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The Takeaway: Inside The Fight To Reunite Families Separated At The U.S. Border
More than a month has passed since the government was supposed to reunify all the kids and parents it had separated at the U.S. border earlier this year, as part of the Trump Administration's zero tolerance policy.
Aug. 29, 2018
Some River Rafting Companies Are Going With The Low-Flow
Colorado is called “the mother of rivers” for a reason: it’s one of the most popular states for river rafting in the country. But like the rest of our region, unprecedented growth, a changing climate, drought, and wildfires are taking their toll on this multi-million-dollar industry.
Aug. 29, 2018
Arizona Primary Election Coverage
Arizona’s U.S. Senate and governor match-ups are set. Plus, there will be a new secretary of state and likely a new schools chief. Get complete primary election coverage.
Aug. 29, 2018
Don Shooter, Ousted After #MeToo, Loses Primary
Former Arizona State Representative Don Shooter made international headlines as the first state lawmaker ousted after the #MeToo Movement. Tuesday night he lost his primary bid for a state Senate seat.
Aug. 29, 2018
KJZZ Special Coverage: Arizona
Tuesday was a busy primary day across Arizona — and one of the key issues were problems at some Phoenix-area polling places and frustrated voters. Analysts Hugh Hallman, attorney and former Tempe mayor, and John MacDonald, of Policy AZ, also weighed in on primary day.
Aug. 28, 2018
Arizona Primary: Early Results For Congressional Districts
Steve Ferrara won a three-way primary to become the Republican nominee for an open Arizona House seat. He beat recurring candidate Dave Giles and longtime resident Irina Baroness Von Behr in Tuesday's primary.
Aug. 28, 2018
Gaynor Will Face Hobbs In AZ Secretary Of State Race
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan has lost her re-election bid in a Republican primary to businessman Steve Gaynor. Gaynor will face unopposed Democrat Katie Hobbs in November.
Aug. 28, 2018
Doug Ducey, David Garcia Win Primaries For Governor
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey bested former Secretary of State Ken Bennett, a more conservative GOP candidate who had little funding and campaign resources. David Garcia beat state Sen. Steve Farley and Kelly Fryer, former CEO of the YWCA Southern Arizona.
Problems Reported At Phoenix-Area Polling Places
Complete Arizona Elections Coverage
Aug. 28, 2018
McSally, Kyrsten Win Arizona Primaries For U.S. Senate
Rep. Kyrsten Sinema has won the Democratic nomination for Arizona's U.S. Senate seat, a largely expected victory for the centrist Democrat. Congresswoman Martha McSally has won the Republican primary for Arizona's open U.S. Senate seat.
Aug. 28, 2018
Trial Starts For Former Shelter Worker Accused Of Molesting Migrant Teens
Trial started Tuesday in federal court in Phoenix for a former youth-care worker accused of sex crimes at a shelter for young migrants in Mesa.
Aug. 28, 2018
Sonoran Gov. Supports Special Border Zone
The governor of Sonora, Mexico, says a special border zone would bring economic development to the region. Arizona leaders are interested in the idea, but say they need more details.
Aug. 28, 2018
Arizona Prepares To Honor McCain
Arizona is preparing to honor the late Sen. John McCain. Memorial services will be held at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix on Wednesday where McCain will lie in state.
Aug. 28, 2018
Mesa Creates New Law To Regulate Electronic Recycling Kiosks
Mesa city council approved an ordinance Monday regulating a new type of business that offers cash for old electronics.
Aug. 28, 2018
U.S., Mexico Officials May Sign Trade Deal Without Canada
Top U.S. and Mexico officials are leaving room for a trade agreement that would exclude Canada.
Aug. 28, 2018
Family Accuses Eloy For Child
Lawyers for a Guatemalan mother said Tuesday they are planning to sue the city of Eloy, Ariz., over the death of a 19-month-old baby who died, they said, after she’d grown ill inside a ICE facility last May.
Aug. 28, 2018
Is The Open Floor Plan All It
Kate Wagner, the author the architecture blog McMansion Hell, wants to end the tyranny of open concepts.
Aug. 28, 2018
A Summer Filled With Fires, But Why?
This summer has been a particularly active, and often deadly, fire season.
Aug. 28, 2018
Hoffman Gets Superintendent Nod; GOP Race Too Close To Call
A little after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night, former teacher Kathy Hoffman led the Democratic primary for Arizona superintendent of public instruction. Icumbent Diane Douglas trailed in a five-way Republican primary behind education professor Bob Branch and former California congressman Frank Riggs.
Problems Reported At Phoenix-Area Polling Places | Complete Coverage
Aug. 28, 2018
Primary Election Day Brings Another Day Of Voter Pains
Tuesday is primary election day and voters all over the state are casting their votes. Joining The Show to talk about how the voting is going is Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes.
Aug. 28, 2018
Teacher Segregation Expanding, According To Research
The issue of segregation of students has been one discussed for decades in the U.S. education system — even after the Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education lifted it. But research at the Brookings Institution shows the problem of so-called teacher segregation is expanding.
Aug. 28, 2018

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