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“Rise Dance Resist” is a combination funeral procession, drag show and dance party to bring attention to killings committed by the Phoenix Police Department.
Apr. 5, 2018
Student ID Card Research Raises Privacy Concerns
A researcher at the University of Arizona says she might have discovered a way to predict which college freshman are headed for failure, long before they flunk a class. However, the discovery has implications not just for college students, but for everyone in an era of "big data."
Apr. 5, 2018
More than 60 percent of LGBT adults age 45 and older say they’re worried that a long term care facility might refuse or provide limited care, according to a new AARP survey.
Apr. 5, 2018
Listen to the sounds of Lucy Ross, president of Valley Of The Sun Koi Club, tending to the koi pond in her backyard.
Apr. 5, 2018
Security is extra tight at and around the Country Thunder concert underway today through Sunday east of Phoenix.
Apr. 5, 2018
In Arizona, more than 100,000 grandparents or other relatives are raising grandchildren. Drug addicted, mentally ill or incarcerated parents are among the top three reasons why. But many grandparents see this as a second chance.
Apr. 5, 2018
A developer with a concept to create a downtown Phoenix arts and entertainment district has basically been told: Not so fast.
Apr. 5, 2018
Members of a caravan of Central American migrants that has prompted abrasive tweets from President Donald Trump may attempt to apply for asylum at the Nogales Port of Entry, an organizer said Wednesday.
Apr. 4, 2018
Mexican Federal Police traveled to Tombstone to coordinate with the U.S. Border Patrol on security efforts, detecting threats and medical triage.
Apr. 4, 2018
A majority of states, including Arizona, have public high school diploma requirements that fail to meet admissions criteria for that state’s public university system.
Apr. 4, 2018
Monarch butterfly populations are declining and the feds are evaluating whether the insects need some kind of federal protection. The U.S. Agriculture Department is also trying to help conserve the monarchs. Here to talk about all of this is Gail Morris, the coordinator of the Arizona-based Southwest Monarch Study.
Apr. 4, 2018
A grassroots effort known as Upper West Side PHX has sprouted to let restaurateurs and developers know that their neighborhoods are growing and want healthier and more non-chain options. Its focus is on the northwest area of the Valley near Lake Pleasant.
Apr. 4, 2018
It’s a race to the classroom for tech companies, but the process of sourcing technology for schools is more complicated than one might think.
Apr. 4, 2018
President Donald Trump ordered the National guard to deploy to the Mexican border Wednesday. The last three presidents have summoned the military to the border — with mixed results.
Apr. 4, 2018
Arizona House Democrats lost their debate on Tuesday to keep the word "God" out of public school classrooms.
Apr. 4, 2018
Jan Wichayanuparp tells a story about experiencing a new kind of food.
Apr. 4, 2018
Among many other provisions in the $1.3 billion spending bill signed by President Donald Trump is a fix to the so-called “grain glitch,” which was a problem some farm state lawmakers pointed out in the GOP tax bill signed late last year.
Apr. 4, 2018
A new law signed Tuesday by Gov. Doug Ducey has the potential to upend any contractual agreements written between husbands and wives or domestic partners, and dictates who is allowed to keep frozen eggs after a breakup. But how does this law look to members of the medical community working in reproductive health?
Apr. 4, 2018
The Institute for Free Speech has released its first Free Speech Index, which grades the 50 states on political giving freedom.
Apr. 4, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey has signed into law a measure that over rules any contract a couple signs about what happens to their frozen embryos should they divorce.
Apr. 4, 2018

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