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U.S. Census Bureau population estimates once again flip flopped with Phoenix taking the 5th spot and Philadelphia moving back to 6th.
May. 25, 2017
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The debate over immigration surrounds the proposed building of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border — and its effect on the business world is still at the center of the conversation.
May. 25, 2017
An East Valley roadway is set to reopen Thursday afternoon. The northbound lanes of Gilbert Road between Thomas Road and State Route 87 were closed after the release of Salt River Project water washed them out.
May. 25, 2017
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Mesa City Councilman Ryan Winkle was arrested earlier this month on suspicion of driving under the influence.
May. 25, 2017
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New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show Phoenix edged ahead of Philadelphia — the city now has more than 1.6 million residents.
May. 25, 2017
The technology to allow filmmakers and others in the entertainment world to use actors who are not actually on set is improving quickly — but with that comes a number of ethical questions.
May. 25, 2017
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When a flu epidemic started spreading at the Only Human office, they decided to do what's right: trace it back to patient zero.
May. 25, 2017
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In 2017 alone, more than 59,000 migrants and refugees have risked their lives to reach Europe. Of those that have attempted the journey, an estimated 1,500 are feared drowned.
May. 25, 2017
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NASA’s mission to 16 Psyche, the solar system’s only known iron-nickel asteroid, will launch in the summer of 2022, one year earlier than originally planned.
May. 25, 2017
The U.S. Treasury Department froze the assets Wednesday of a Mexican drug trafficking ring that is accused of selling heroin in the United States.
May. 25, 2017
wild horses
Trump budget proposes the United States will save $10 million rounding up and selling wild horses across Southwest states.
May. 25, 2017
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Arizona Supreme Court expects to rule on former A.G. Tom Horne's appeal in campaign finance scheme.
May. 25, 2017
A partial victory for some Phoenix residents who’ve been pushing city leaders to pay back money taken from a parks fund to bail out city-owned golf courses.
May. 25, 2017
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AARP launched a new ad campaign this week targeting several U.S. Republican Senators, including Jeff Flake. Their message is simple: vote no on the American Health Care Act.
May. 25, 2017
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Since the 1990s, co-ops have operated in remote parts of the state, sending teachers, materials and equipment out to the visually impaired students who need them.
May. 25, 2017
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On Wednesday, the tents were disrobed of their green canvas coverings and their metal skeletons were dismantled.
May. 25, 2017
Last week, a federal appeals court struck down a Federal Aviation Administration rule that required hobbyist drone owners to register their craft. Now, one agency is worried the ruling could hamper efforts to keep drones away from forest fires.
May. 24, 2017
An independent employment law firm says it found no evidence of forgery or email monitoring at the Maricopa County Community College District. But the investigation did reveal “serious departmental issues within the district.”
May. 24, 2017
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Coconino National Forest officials are allowing the Snake Ridge Fire to grow, removing dead wood and other fuel. Brady Smith with the U.S. Forest Service says firefighters are allowing the fire to move across the landscape, keeping it suppressed in some areas and letting it burn in others.
May. 24, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
The Grand Canyon is one of the most popular sites in the world for tourists to gaze at and take photos of. But the Canyon is also a place that has great religious meaning for people known as young earth creationists, and one man, Andrew Snelling, is suing park officials and the Interior Department.
May. 24, 2017

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