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In 2014, the community in south Phoenix formed Adelante Phoenix, with funding from a $6 million grant form JPMorgan Chase to the Raza Fund in Phoenix. The results of this collaboration are captured in a new case study from the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University, which is being presented at the National Council of La Raza’s national conference.
Jul. 7, 2017
Ryan Zinke
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has announced oil and gas permits on federal lands will be fast-tracked, taking no longer than 30 days to review. He also ordered oil and gas lease sales be held in each state every quarter. To discuss, we’re joined now by Ed Hirs, an energy economist at the University of Houston.
Jul. 7, 2017
Friday Newscap
For our Friday NewsCap segment, we discussed Secretary of State Michele Reagan’s decision not to share Arizona’s voter information with a Presidential Commission, health-care protests at Sen. Jeff Flake’s offices and other items. Our guests were pollster and radio host Mike O’Neil and Joanna Allhands, azcentral.com's digital opinions editor.
Jul. 7, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
Grand Canyon National Park officials plan to replace much of a decades-old, problem-plagued pipeline system that's forced officials to ask hotels and residents to wash dishes and laundry less frequently and backpackers to drink treated creek water.
Jul. 7, 2017
Three of Arizona’s congressmen are urging the Trump administration to eliminate some of the state’s national monuments.
Jul. 7, 2017
the takeaway logo
One of the most highly anticipated meetings at the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, will take place on the sidelines, between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Jul. 7, 2017
Phoenix City Council
Plans for a new coffee shop in their neighborhood aren’t sitting well with some people who live around 67th Avenue and Pinnacle Peak Road.
Jul. 7, 2017
Holly Rose
At the end of July, the Susan G. Komen Arizona chapter closes its doors, while its executive director promises to continue supporting cancer research in our state through the national cancer programs.
Jul. 7, 2017
Scottsdale-based El Capitan Precious Metals says it has reached a deal to sell to a U.S.-based refinery through a Canadian broker.
Jul. 7, 2017
uber self-driving cars
Could self-driving cars solve career burnout? Our medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven answers.
Jul. 7, 2017
Drug Enforcement Administration
Federal authorities have arrested a pharmacist and closed two Phoenix-area pharmacies as part of an investigation into the illegal drug distribution.
Jul. 7, 2017
Gene Alan Carpenter
A man accused of endangering firefighters by flying a drone over the Goodwin Fire pleaded not guilty Thursday in Mayer Justice Court. Gene Alan Carpenter is free after posting bond.
Jul. 7, 2017
Ryan Zinke
President Donald Trump's efforts to increase U.S. energy production got a boost Thursday from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who pledged to streamline permitting for oil and gas drilling and hold more frequent sales of drilling rights on federal lands.
Jul. 7, 2017
Falcon Field in north Mesa
Mesa’s Falcon Field was built in 1941 to support pilot training in World War II. Now the city is looking to the airport’s future.
Jul. 7, 2017
Jason Michael Barton
Protesters took to streets of Mesa last night to march in solidarity with a man who says he was assaulted by the police.
Jul. 7, 2017
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Thursday was the final day of the criminal contempt trial of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Jul. 6, 2017
Palo Verde golf course
Four years after using money from a parks fund to bail out the city’s golf courses, Phoenix now has a plan to pay it back. Phoenix set a five-year goal to sell 10 properties.
Jul. 6, 2017
While the amount of opioids prescribed in Arizona has mostly decreased or stabilized in recent years, parts of the state still have more opioids being doled out than much of the country.
Jul. 6, 2017
Freeway crane
The Arizona Department of Transportation is warning drivers in the Valley that westbound I-10 will be closed at 59th Avenue this weekend starting Friday at 10 p.m through Monday 5 a.m.
Jul. 6, 2017
Since the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag took over the conversation surrounding the legendary awards in 2015, the Academy of Arts and Sciences has been trying to diversify. The Academy announced last week that it has opened its doors to 774 new members — many of them people of color and women.
Jul. 6, 2017

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