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The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Arizona is responding to statements issued by environmental groups accusing the agency of skipping environmental and public review for upcoming oil and gas lease sales in the state.
May. 26, 2018
Speaking on NBC’s "Today Show" last week, South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham said he plans to visit McCain her in Arizona again soon.
May. 26, 2018
The Arizona Department of Transportation is mandating lowered speed limits this weekend. Those traveling along Northbound I-17 will have to drive about ten miles per hour slower than usual.
May. 26, 2018
Amazon is getting rid of a Seattle team that supported the company’s contract delivery drivers and moving those jobs to Phoenix. The unit in Washington state that Amazon has decided to close employed about 130 people.
May. 26, 2018
It’s Memorial Day weekend and crowds are expected to gather at several Maricopa County lakes. The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is increasing patrols to keep those areas safe.
May. 26, 2018
More and more people are becoming part of the so-called gig economy – often part-time, on-demand jobs – so they can fund their retirement, according to a report entitled: Gig Economy and the Future of Retirement. Even some younger people are getting in on the hustle, the side hustle, that is.
May. 25, 2018
The U.S. Senate Committee on Aging held a hearing last week about the misuse of opioids among seniors. And it is a growing problem
May. 25, 2018
As temperatures heat up, so do beer sales. The price you pay in Arizona covers much more than labor and raw materials.
May. 25, 2018
Many retailers across the globe see in e-commerce a way to expand beyond borders. The Mexican-based company Elektra is one of them, and it wants to compete with giants such as Amazon with a new online store focused on immigrant consumers in the U.S.
May. 25, 2018
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and Vice Mayor Thelda Williams said the city police department will not change its policies on public records.
May. 25, 2018
The Arizona Supreme Court has overturned an amendment which says bail must be denied when someone is accused of certain sexual offenses. Now, the state can no longer deny accused rapists the opportunity to seek bail.
May. 25, 2018
Immigration officials want to get rid of a policy that allows some foreign entrepreneurs to stay in the country while they build a start-up business, and the change would affect foreign students studying at Arizona universities.
May. 25, 2018
The Arizona Department of Transportation is planning to create new flex lanes that will run parallel to southbound Interstate 17. The new lanes will run between Black Canyon City and Sunset Point.
May. 25, 2018
Discussing the week in news with Chuck Coughlin, president of HighGround, and Roy Herrera, an attorney and former congressional staffer.
May. 25, 2018
Shooter was the subject of an investigation into sexual misconduct over several years. But now, some of the Yuma Republican’s supporters are collecting signatures to try to get Shooter back on the ballot.
May. 25, 2018
After years of putting off building maintenance and vehicle replacements, Phoenix is preparing for a big talk involving big bucks.
May. 25, 2018
The rural-urban divide is widening politically.
May. 25, 2018
There’s a shortage of geriatric health professionals nationwide, catching the attention of lawmakers.
May. 25, 2018
If you’re firing up the grill on Monday, and you have questions, you can call a grill master thanks to the Grill Us Hotline from Longhorn Steakhouse.
May. 25, 2018
It’s easy to think the only benefit of holding a company’s stock is the chance to make money, but a new crop of investors have another goal in mind and their goals move beyond the almighty dollar — to just the almighty.
May. 25, 2018

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