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gila river arena
The Arizona Coyotes plan to leave Glendale, and head east to Tempe. They’ve unveiled a plan for a 16,000-seat arena on the site of ASU’s Karsten Golf Course in Tempe — the project would also include a multi-sport arena for the university.
Nov. 15, 2016
Sonoran Institute logo
After Election Day, Sonoran Institute CEO Stephanie Sklar wrote the 2016 presidential election makes her group’s work more relevant than ever.
Nov. 15, 2016
Stagecoach poster
Arizona State University, along with Scottsdale’s Museum of the West, has acquired the Strickland Collection, which consists of around 5,000 items – mostly movie posters and lobby cards.
Nov. 15, 2016
La Machine website
Political leadership in Phoenix and Arizona does not reflect the fact that the city is more than 40% Latino. But In the recent general election more Latinos were elected and early estimates say the Latino Vote was up. The group La Machine was one of the key organizations behind that increase.
Nov. 15, 2016
medical insurance
The rising costs of buying health insurance on the marketplace, with fewer providers offering it, has put many — including small businesses — in a tough spot.
Nov. 15, 2016
cotton crop
By designating Graham County a primary natural disaster area, local farmers are eligible for low-interest loans from the farm service agency to recover losses.
Nov. 15, 2016
Gabby Giffords
It’s been nearly six years since a mass shooting in Tucson claimed the lives of six people and injured 13 – including former congresswoman Gabby Giffords.
Nov. 15, 2016
Adrian Fontes
Voters in Maricopa County have punished the elections official who took responsibility for hours-long lines in the March presidential primary by voting her out of office.
Nov. 15, 2016
fishbowl
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said PetSmart received at least 19 reports of fish bowls cracking, breaking and shattering during normal use, causing serious injuries to people in at least a dozen cases.
Nov. 15, 2016
Handgun
The Arizona Attorney General is agreeing with a Southern Arizona lawmaker in saying Tucson may be breaking state law by destroying guns that have been turned over to police.
Nov. 15, 2016
supermoon storify screen shot
Did you catch this week's "supermoon?" If you didn't, don't worry — Arizona Twitter users have you covered. Check out a collection of photos (and a couple videos) shot from all over Arizona.
Nov. 15, 2016
In a joint press release sent out on Monday, Routt County Treasurer Brita Horn and Peabody Energy announced that they had reached an agreement on the coal company’s overdue taxes and that the company had wired a payment of $1.8 million to the county.
Nov. 15, 2016
UA Dreamers
Immigration advocates across the country are preparing for what they call a great unknown. That is, will President-elect Donald Trump carry through with his campaign promises of mass deportations once he’s in office?
Nov. 15, 2016
Meetkumar Hiteshbhai Desai
Authorities say a man accused of creating a cyberattack that nearly crashed 911 systems in the Phoenix metro area last month has been indicted.
Nov. 15, 2016
The state Democratic Party is slamming Maricopa County election officials who decided not to try to verify questionable signatures on some early ballots.
Nov. 15, 2016
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans needing to book a doctor’s appointment at a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital may soon be able to schedule it online. The agency should roll out the new system in January.
Nov. 15, 2016
Michael Bidwill
Glendale, the Valley’s capital of sports entertainment, will pay out millions in settlement money to its National Football League club and perhaps lose its National Hockey League franchise.
Nov. 15, 2016
The Madison Street Jail in downtown Phoenix has sat empty for more than 10 years, and now Maricopa County wants to turn it into office space.
Nov. 15, 2016
cell phone
First, it was distracted driving. Then, distracted walking became part of our language. Now the issue is making its way into more workplace conversations.
Nov. 15, 2016
Arizona Coyotes arena rendering
The Coyotes entered into an agreement with ASU to build a new facility on their Tempe campus.
Nov. 14, 2016

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