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“By gaining those skills, vocational skills, financial skills, families will be able to better prevent crisis from happening in the future,” said Tempe Community Action Agency Executive Director Deborah Arteaga.
Nov. 1, 2017
Jeff Flake
According to the results of a new Republican ballot test, and with a little under a year left until primary election day, GOP voters are still uncertain about who they will be voting for.
Oct. 31, 2017
Arizona State Capitol
A new policy designed to counteract sexual harassment at the Arizona State House of Representatives does not explicitly mention protection from harassment because of sexual orientation.
Oct. 31, 2017
Tamyra Spendley
The city of Phoenix will soon hold the grand opening of an apartment complex for victims of human trafficking.
Oct. 31, 2017
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The original $62 million claim was brought against the city after officials scrapped a downtown commercial development plan.
Oct. 31, 2017
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Game developer Brianna Wu noticed a problem with sexism in video games. To counter that, she developed her own science-fiction adventure game with an all female cast, and started speaking out against sexism in the industry. Soon after, she became a target of “trolls” on social media.
Oct. 31, 2017
Virtual reality
Virtual reality is permeating multiple aspects of our lives — from science to medicine to sports to leisure time at home. And the technology is rapidly evolving to the point where a number of questions about how we use VR have emerged.
Oct. 31, 2017
Cyberbullying leads to adolescents feeling scared, threatened and unsure of their own value. Some young people may end up physically harming themselves as well. But a new form of aggression has emerged, which is directed toward oneself. The term is called “digital self-harm.”
Oct. 31, 2017
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Last April, Immigration and Customs Enforcement launched a hotline called the Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement, or VOICE, based on an executive order signed by President Trump in January.
Oct. 31, 2017
phoenix council budget vote
Phoenix council members will have to address two hot topics on Wednesday, thanks to citizen petitions. One deals with a specific gun accessory, the other with monuments related to the Confederacy.
Oct. 31, 2017
plastic bags
Bisbee will drop its mandatory plastic bag ban following a report from the Arizona Attorney General that the ordinance violates state law. Mayor David Smith estimated Bisbee would have lost $2 million a year in state-shared funding if it defied the state.
Oct. 31, 2017
1040 form
Congressional Republicans are expected to unveil their tax reform bill in the coming days, and it appears one area of disagreement has been resolved.
Oct. 31, 2017
Regina Revazova
There are stories on every street corner of the city.
Oct. 31, 2017
ASU Art Museum
Art museums around the country are having to rethink their roles these days. And many in the art world here in Phoenix are doing the same.
Oct. 31, 2017
Ozone sky
The American Lung Association’s State of the Air 2017 report finds both good and bad news.
Oct. 31, 2017
The next time you complain about work, you may want to pay more attention to your co-workers reactions. A new study finds their responses can impact your performance.
Oct. 31, 2017
Donald Trump
Since taking over the White House in January, the Trump Administration has found itself, at least temporarily, on the losing end of a number of court battles.
Oct. 31, 2017
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A look at the man who could break the Russia investigation wide open.
Oct. 31, 2017
Real Estate Series
Home prices are on the rise across Arizona. Since 2011 property values have increased by roughly 83 percent in Maricopa County alone. On the surface, these numbers may seem like simple averages. But rising prices can often spell changes in a community.
Oct. 31, 2017
Real Estate Series
An area covering less than two square miles in downtown Phoenix has been attracting major money. According to the Downtown Phoenix Partnership Inc., more than $5 billion in public and private dollars has poured into downtown since 2005, much of it going to new housing.
Oct. 31, 2017

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