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Summer Child Care Is Pricey: What Are Options For Parents?
School’s out for summer. Students may feel free from the responsibilities of homework and tests, but parents — well, they’ve got to figure out what to do with their kids during the next 10 to 12 weeks while they’re at work.
Jun. 12, 2018
More Dems File To Run For AZ Legislature Than Ever Before
A total of 114 Democratic candidates have filed to run for the Arizona Legislature, topping the previous record of 101 in 2002. The final candidate list for the 2018 primaries will be released after Wednesday’s filing deadline.
Jun. 12, 2018
The Takeaway: President Trump Holds Historic Meeting With Kim Jong-un
President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un met in an historic summit overnight in Singapore. The highly talked-about meeting was brief and was allegedly attended by the two leaders and their interpreters.
Jun. 12, 2018
Dr. Joseph Sirven: It
"It’s a shame we spend so much time typing rather than writing, because handwriting is invaluable in compiling a clinical picture. The next time you find yourself wondering if there is a problem with your memory, write something down, copy a sentence, or transcribe a phrase and show it to your doctor."
Jun. 12, 2018
Jeff Sessions Overturns Asylum From Domestic Violence
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions ruled Monday that people fleeing domestic violence generally do not qualify for asylum. One Arizona immigration lawyer said the legal decision endangers women.
Jun. 11, 2018
AZ Among Least Affordable States For Summer Ed
Parents in Arizona are feeling the squeeze as they look for summer programs for their kids.
Jun. 11, 2018
Cross Cultural Interaction In Ancient Border Lands
A new volume of research compiled in part by a Mesa Community College professor of archaeology is helping to visually represent cultural interaction between Native American tribes in South America.
Jun. 11, 2018
Hurricane Bud Could Bring Rain To Arizona
Maricopa, Gila and Mohave counties are all under excessive heat watches Tuesday morning into Wednesday night with expected high temperatures near 110 degrees. But there could be a break from the heat later in the week, thanks in part to Hurricane Bud.
Jun. 11, 2018
American Red Cross Removes Letters To Promote Blood Donations
The American Red Cross launches campaign raising awareness of type A, B and O blood donations. A spokesman said the need for blood donations is constant, especially in the summer when schools aren't in session, where a number of drives occur.
Jun. 11, 2018
Thelda Williams Officially Appointed Phoenix Mayor
The 76-year-old councilwoman is interim mayor for the second time.
Jun. 11, 2018
Infamous Drug Trafficker Sentenced
A long-time drug trafficker born in the U.S. who rose in ranks in Mexico’s notorious drug trafficking syndicate will likely spend the rest of his life in prison.
Jun. 11, 2018
Family Looking For Answers After Prison Death
Arizona Department of Corrections says it is still conducting an investigation into Jeffrey Jensen’s death, but his family believes the department was negligent in its duty to protect him.
Report: Chaos Of Prison Health Care
Jun. 11, 2018
CBP Spending Millions To Keep Applicants
U.S. Customs and Border Protection plans to spend millions of dollars on a new project to keep job applicants interested in becoming agents on the country’s borders.
Jun. 11, 2018
Feds Refusing Key Parts Of ACA
Twenty attorneys general around the country — including Mark Brnovich here in Arizona — sued the government over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.
Jun. 11, 2018
ASU Researches Football Concussions
The National Football League is facing serious questions about how the game is played and what changes it may have to make to have a sustainable future.
Jun. 11, 2018
Running Rim To Rim, And Back Again, At The Grand Canyon
After hiking to the bottom of the Grand Canyon, most people are ready for a big meal and a deep sleep. But for an elite few, that’s just a warm up. Increasingly, the canyon is becoming a destination for trail runners wanting to push their limits. Tackling the ultimate trail run, despite warnings, in the final installment of "Below The Rim."
Hear The Entire Series: Below The Rim
Jun. 11, 2018
Supreme Court Rules For Purging Voter Rolls
In a 5-4 decision, with Justice Samuel Alito writing the majority opinion, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled names can be purged from Ohio’s voter registration system if those people have not voted within two years.
Jun. 11, 2018
Arizona Senate Candidate Submitted Forged Signatures
The deadline for Arizona candidates to send in nomination petitions was May 30, and now The Arizona Republic is reporting one candidate appears to have submitted dozens of forged signatures.
Jun. 11, 2018
Boas On Phoenix
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Jun. 11, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: Trump, Kim Summit
The world is eagerly awaiting the meeting, scheduled for later today Arizona time, between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un.
Jun. 11, 2018

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