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The city council approved a one year lease agreement for $675,000 with an option to terminate after nine months.
Nov. 2, 2017
The 17th-annual Scottsdale International Film Festival begins Thursday morning with the Colombian movie, "Bad Lucky Goat." The festival began in 2001 in the wake of the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Its founder and executive director is Amy Ettinger, who is with me.
Nov. 2, 2017
Listen to the sounds of Perry Yastrov playing guitar with the Valley Acoustic Group in Mesa.
Nov. 2, 2017
Phoenix Towers on Central Avenue turned 60 this year, and the people who live inside celebrated that birthday like you would your own good friend.
Nov. 2, 2017
The Federal Communications Commission later this month is expected to change the rules limiting ownership of newspapers and TV stations in the same market; some of those regulations date back to the 1970s.
Nov. 2, 2017
Phoenix was one of more than 200 communities that put in a bid to attract Amazon’s HQ2.
Nov. 2, 2017
The issue of undocumented immigration and how to modify federal law is constantly up for discussion in the halls of the nation’s capital.
Nov. 2, 2017
A new survey from the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds less than 30 percent of Americans use things like Siri, or Alexa, which is from Amazon.
Nov. 2, 2017
Late last month, an Ak-Chin Indian Community tribal court ruled same-sex couples have the right to get married.
Nov. 2, 2017
This week’s attack in New York was called an “act of terror” by Mayor Bill de Blasio. One person who has been very outspoken about events that are often called “acts of terror” or “terrorist attacks” is Zuhdi Jasser. Jasser is the president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy. He’s also a medical doctor and lives here in Phoenix.
Nov. 2, 2017
The Pulse: Does Your Bar Soap Have More Germs Than Liquid Soap?
The way we like to get clean is changing.
Nov. 2, 2017
Podcast Playlist: Revisionist History
Brown v. Board of Education might be the most well-known Supreme Court decision, a major victory in the fight for civil rights. But the decision had complex implications.
Nov. 2, 2017
The Takeaway: A Month After the Las Vegas Shooting, Where are the Answers?
It’s been just over a month since a mass shooting in Las Vegas left hundreds injured and 58 dead, and the nation is still waiting for details on the deadly attack.
Nov. 2, 2017
Within hours after writing what he admitted was “rude and inappropriate” on his Facebook site, Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes posted again. Only this time, he wrote an apology.
Nov. 2, 2017
The number of juveniles held in adult jails in Maricopa County has nearly doubled in the past year. MCSO Deputy Chief Brian Lee, who addressed a juvenile justice committee at the Arizona Legislature on Wednesday.
Nov. 2, 2017
October was unusually warm and dry. So dry in fact, the National Weather Service in Phoenix said last month was the fourth October without rain since 1896.
Nov. 2, 2017
The City of Phoenix has rejected a citizen petition to ban bump stocks.
Nov. 2, 2017
Humans have long fixated on which mental traits distinguish us from other animals. Now, University of Arizona researchers are asking what our canine companions can tell us about ourselves.
Nov. 2, 2017
Police departments around the country have increasingly been the target of community outcry after officer-involved shootings and use of force.
Nov. 2, 2017
A single zoning request in Phoenix is being framed as a case for Millennials. And, one councilman predicts it’s going to become a classic battle throughout the city.
Nov. 2, 2017

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