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Jill Drowne had a dream of going to college, finding a husband and having an alumni wedding.
Aug. 29, 2017
Arizona Search Dogs
Arizona Search Dogs are on the way to aid Texans.
Aug. 29, 2017
Arizona National Guard soldiers
As rainfall continues to inundate the city of Houston, Arizona emergency officials are monitoring the situation closely.
Aug. 29, 2017
Red powder used in Hindu ceremonies could have unsafe lead levels.
Aug. 29, 2017
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Control Tower
As of Monday, 23 flights through Phoenix had been canceled and several more delayed after tropical storm Harvey whipped through southeast Texas over the weekend.
Aug. 28, 2017
Jeff Flake
As the White House ponders whether to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, Arizona’s junior senator is working to make the measure permanent. In addition, Sen. Jeff Flake believes the DACA decision should be in the hands of the legislative branch and not the president.
Aug. 28, 2017
As Hurricane Harvey churned off the Gulf crashing into Texas, temperatures ahead of it dropped a full ten degrees in Houston, but caused a record high of 111 degrees here in Phoenix and record highs across the Southwest. NWS meteorologist Ken Waters explains why.
Aug. 28, 2017
Marijuana
One of the key arguments on whether or not to legalize marijuana — recreational or otherwise — is that states will be able to benefit financially from collecting marijuana-related taxes. Colorado and Washington, which have legalized marijuana, are seeing revenue collections that have exceeded initial estimates.
Aug. 28, 2017
Americans for the Arts
When we talk about the arts, the conversation is usually about culture, craft and style. But, what about the cold, hard cash?
Aug. 28, 2017
BBC Look-ahead
And now for a look ahead at international news. Our correspondent this morning is the BBC’s David McGuire.
Aug. 28, 2017
al shaw
Let’s turn again to the devastating flooding in Houston. One of the more fascinating things about Houston is its capacity for preparing for — and reacting to — massive floods. The city is built on swampland between meandering rivers and marshes that lead to the Gulf of Mexico to drain.
Aug. 28, 2017
pennies
There’s been a debate for years about whether or not we should get rid of the penny. The West Wing even broached the topic years ago. Are we any closer to getting rid of the penny?
Aug. 28, 2017
Phil Boas
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board at The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we’ll talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Aug. 28, 2017
Puente Arizona
Immigrant rights groups have been condemning the president's pardon of Joe Arpaio over past weekend.
Aug. 28, 2017
mexican secretary of foreign affairs
Last Sunday, President Donald Trump criticized Mexico again. And the neighboring country replied — by offering support.
Aug. 28, 2017
The devastation wrought by Harvey is now a national crisis. And the regional American Red Cross also has sent many volunteers from Arizona to help in Houston. For more on that, we’re joined by Collin Williams, the regional communications officer for the Red Cross.
Aug. 28, 2017
People in Houston and the surrounding area in Texas woke up to a third day of devastation today, that is, if they slept at all.
Aug. 28, 2017
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The National Weather Service issued a dire warning about Hurricane Harvey. Louis Uccellini, director of the NWS, explains why the agency is calling this an unprecedented event.
Aug. 28, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive
Matt Thorn of Outserve-SLDN talks about legal action that will be taken this week against President Trump's ban on transgender people in the armed forces.
Aug. 28, 2017
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Thousands in Texas are facing catastrophic flooding, heavy rains, and power outages from the wrath of Hurricane Harvey. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo weighs in on the response here.
Aug. 28, 2017

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