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Top U.S. Trade Official Wants Faster NAFTA Talks
The top trade official for the United States says he would like negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement to move more quickly.
Jan. 29, 2018
Residential, Office Development Expected Throughout Phoenix Area
You may have noticed more and more construction cranes throughout the Valley as both residential and office developments continue to expand.
Jan. 29, 2018
Boas Weighs In On Arizona Opioid Session
Last week, the Arizona legislature completed its special session on the opioid crisis and Gov. Doug Ducey signed the Arizona Opioid Epidemic Act into law.
Jan. 29, 2018
Pew Report: Muslims To Become 2nd-Largest Religious Group In U.S.
Muslims are set to become the second-largest religious group in the United States after Christians by 2040.
Jan. 29, 2018
Mesa Mayor: Cities Making Lists Of Projects In Anticipation Of Infrastructure Bill
The U.S. Conference of Mayors’ Winter Meetings wrapped up in Washington, D.C., over the weekend.
Jan. 29, 2018
Watch President Trump
Follow along as journalists across the NPR newsroom annotate those remarks, adding fact-checks and analysis in real time.
Jan. 29, 2018
Report On Sexual Harassment In Arizona House Expected To Be Released This Week
The results of an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment in the Arizona House of Representatives are expected to be released this week.
Jan. 29, 2018
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive: EPA Suspends Alaska Mining Proposal On Pristine Watershed
Journalist Yael Grauer dug up this story that was buried over the weekend.
Jan. 29, 2018
The Takeaway: Wynn, Lose And Draw For The RNC
Casino mogul Steve Wynn is facing allegations of sexual misconduct. How will the Republican Party, which employed him as finance chair, respond?
Jan. 29, 2018
Proposed Law Would Make Certain Retail Software Illegal, Prevent Tax Cheats
Saying some retailers are cheating, a proposed state law would make it a crime to possess software or equipment that, in essence, can lie about the sales that they are making.
Jan. 29, 2018
Gov. Ducey On DPS Pursuit Policy Following Recent Chase
Gov. Doug Ducey is speaking up about the Department of Public Safety’s pursuit policy. This comes after last Wednesday’s major car chase that ended in a crash in Tempe.
Jan. 29, 2018
Gov. Ducey Signs Arizona Opioid Epidemic Act At State Capitol
Gov. Doug Ducey’s legislation on Arizona’s opioid crisis passed last week. Ducey signed SB1001 on Friday, Jan. 26 at the State Capitol.
Jan. 29, 2018
First Responder Network In Arizona Funded For Next 5 Years
FirstNet is an independent authority, created by Congress after 9/11 to establish a new broadband network to be used by first responders. At the end of December, Arizona’s 5 year plan for the network was funded.
Jan. 29, 2018
Monday Is Deadline For Voter Registration In AZ08 Primary
Voters in Arizona's 8th Congressional district have until 11:59pm on Monday to register to vote for the primary.
Jan. 29, 2018
UA Scientists Study Australian Wild Rice
Wild rice growing in northern Australia could hold the key to breeding a grain that is drought and pest resistant.
Jan. 29, 2018
Homey Or Homely? What To Do With Bisbee
Founded in 1880, the former mining town of Bisbee is older than the state itself. The city estimates there are about 60 or so of these dying buildings tucked into Bisbee’s tight canyon and outlying areas.
Jan. 29, 2018
APS: More Electrical Substations Needed In Downtown Phoenix
As downtown Phoenix grows, so does demand for power.
Jan. 29, 2018
 AAA: Americans Becoming More Comfortable With Self-Driving Cars
AAA says Americans are becoming more comfortable with the idea of self-driving cars. Triple-A’s annual survey, released earlier last week found the number of U.S. drivers are less of afraid of the technology than they were a year ago.
Jan. 29, 2018
Plane Returns To Phoenix Airport After Mechanical Issue Reported
A flight from Phoenix to Honolulu had to return to Sky Harbor Airport on Saturday, Jan. 27 because of a mechanical issue.
Jan. 27, 2018
Rep. Gosar Doesn
Arizona Republican Congressman Paul Gosar said he does not support President Donald Trump’s newly announced immigration plan.
Jan. 27, 2018

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