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Bathroom Sign
Arizona is suing the federal government over its directive that public schools allow transgender students to use bathrooms matching their gender identity.
May. 25, 2016
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan is responding to criticism over her handling of publicity pamphlets that weren’t mailed out in time for this month’s special election. Reagan's office continues to blame the error on technology.
May. 25, 2016
Ballot
Before the election, the county announced they were working to make the election process easier after the issues with long lines and limited polling places during the Presidential Preference Election in March.
May. 25, 2016
Officer David Glasser
The Valley will soon say its final goodbyes to a Phoenix police officer gunned down in the line of duty, and drivers in the north part of the Valley should expect traffic restrictions and road closures on Thursday that could last hours.
May. 25, 2016
Jeff DeWit reiterated his contention that it takes congressional approval before the state can withdraw more money from a trust account made up of the proceeds of land given to Arizona by the federal government when it became a state.
May. 25, 2016
A U.S. customs officer on trial this week in El Paso is accused of smuggling people into the country illegally, including immigrants who had been deported. Witnesses said they paid a $2,500 bribe to enter the country.
May. 25, 2016
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality logo
The dust caused repeated closures and multiple collisions on a 60 mile stretch of interstate 10 over the past month.
May. 25, 2016
It seems Americans are hungry for diversity when it comes to their food. The National Restaurant Association finds 66 percent of consumers surveyed eat a wider variety of ethnic cuisines than they did five years ago. In recognition of Arizona Restaurant Week, we’re taking a closer look at how the industry is meeting new customer demands.
May. 25, 2016
lake mead
Arizona water managers are doing some soul searching. With its largest water source — the Colorado River — still running low, the state is developing a plan to reduce how much it takes from the river.
May. 24, 2016
The state will soon start pumping cash into schools after Arizonans narrowly passed Proposition 123, but officials in Lake Havasu say they will need voters’ help again in November to avoid the worst case scenario, closing an elementary school.
May. 24, 2016
Catholic Universities Of Arizona Coalition logo
The Phoenix-area's higher education options have been growing, and a group of Catholic universities is coming together to advance their collective impact.
May. 24, 2016
Lucidi Distilling Co
We hear a lot about the development in downtown Phoenix these days, and Old Town Scottsdale has long been a place to be and be seen. But what about Old Town Peoria?
May. 24, 2016
dozens of circular holes in the fossils
Microscopic fossils in the Grand Canyon show evidence of a vampire-like predator that punctured its prey to suck out the innards.
May. 24, 2016
surgery tools
Could surgery someday be done on autopilot? A scientist at the University of Arizona is working in that direction.
May. 24, 2016
Mesa logo
Mesa officials are trying to work out a way to keep their unique emergency response system going.
May. 24, 2016
paypal logo
Earlier this year, PayPal picked the North Carolina city over Chandler and Tampa, to house its new global operations center — but, the online payment firm then backed out of that deal, in the wake of North Carolina’s House Bill 2, the so-called bathroom law.
May. 24, 2016
restaurant servers and cooks
The Obama administration’s new rules on overtime have elicited swift reaction from both business and labor groups.
May. 24, 2016
Arizona Special Election Guide
When 200,000 households didn’t get their publicity pamphlets in the time frame required before this month’s special election, Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan blamed a “vendor error” on the problem, while also taking responsibility.
May. 24, 2016
light rail
As the light rail continues making its way north, the Glendale City Council voted Tuesday 4-3 to support a proposed route to its city.
May. 24, 2016
Moriba Jah
Glancing skyward can give the illusion of a vast, empty space. The reality is outer space is congested, contested and competitive. That’s how one University of Arizona scientist describes it, and he’s leading research to keep human-made objects in space moving in an orderly fashion.
May. 24, 2016

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