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Arizona State University recently hosted a forum examining the outsized effects of climate change on indigenous peoples.
Dec. 14, 2017
Government Accountability Office
Whistleblowing has been an important part of reacting to workplace corruption and oppression and trying to bring about dramatic change. In recent decades, whistleblowers have been treated with greater respect by the general public. Tom Devine is legal director of the Government Accountability Project and has represented a number of whistleblowers.
Dec. 14, 2017
A huge percentage of voters across the country aren’t sure whether their prosecutors are elected or appointed.
Dec. 14, 2017
Friday is the deadline to enroll in health insurance plans through the federal exchange for 2018.
Dec. 14, 2017
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich said refund checks will be mailed to every Arizonan who purchased a Theranos blood test on Friday.
Dec. 14, 2017
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There’s been a steady lack of funding for climate science over several presidential administrations, and it’s getting worse under President Trump.
Dec. 14, 2017
minimum wage
Arizona business leaders are working on a plan to raise education funding and go straight to the voters in 2020.
Dec. 14, 2017
Santa Cruz River
Recent surveys have found an endangered native fish in a northwest Tucson stretch of the Santa Cruz River that is a historical location for the fish.
Dec. 14, 2017
Jeff Flake
As the margin narrowed last night in Alabama’s Senatorial race, Arizona’s Republican Senator Jeff Flake took to Twitter to write “Decency Wins.”
Dec. 14, 2017
Former Phoenix Suns player and Alabama native Charles Barkley campaigned for Democrat Doug Jones in the final days of that state’s special Senate election.
Dec. 14, 2017
Farmland in Mohave Valley
Water, they say, is for fighting over. And a recent land deal in Northwest Arizona is yet another example of that. It's a plan to buy property to get ahold of its water.
Dec. 14, 2017
It’s been ten months since Phoenix council members approved a $75,000 contract for a consultant to evaluate the downtown arena where the Suns and Mercury play basketball. Wednesday, they approved spending another $125,000.
Dec. 13, 2017
There’s a new chapter in a decades-old story involving a beloved church in Phoenix. The city is negotiating the future of the historic Sacred Heart Church with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix.
Dec. 13, 2017
Denny Barney
The county decided to spend $60 million to $65 million on a remodel of the massive concrete structure, which takes up a whole block of Third Avenue between Madison and Jackson streets in downtown Phoenix.
Dec. 13, 2017
Arizona Sen. John McCain’s office says he’s receiving treatment in Washington, DC, for side effects of his therapy for an aggressive form of brain cancer.
Dec. 13, 2017
In the gritty Western "Godless" on Netflix, a tiny New Mexican town has been devastated by a mass casualty event in the local mine, a woman, twice-widowed, tries to raise her son on unyielding land, and a band of 30 outlaws roams the region hunting for a traitor.
Dec. 13, 2017
The election of Alabama Democrat Doug Jones to the U.S Senate could bring even more attention and money to Arizona’s 2018 race to replace Republican Senator Jeff Flake.
Dec. 13, 2017
Maricopa County will soon stop asking job applicants about their criminal convictions.
Dec. 13, 2017
The next time you’re in Mesa and you spot a firetruck, you may do a double take.
Dec. 13, 2017
A number of high-profile people in the entertainment world have been accused of sexual misconduct — from Harvey Weinstein to Kevin Spacey to Louis C.K. And that’s led to a lot of people questioning how to handle the work they’ve done and thinking about how and whether to watch their performances.
Dec. 13, 2017

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