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The legalization of same-sex marriage has not answered all of the questions surrounding same-sex parental rights in the courts. Last week, the Arizona Court of Appeals issued a ruling in a same-sex custody battle that could be a setback for gay rights.
Jun. 27, 2017
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office weighed in on the Senate health-care bill on Monday, and it determined that 22 million Americans will lose health coverage in the next decade if this plan is put to law — largely because of massive cuts to Medicaid.
Jun. 27, 2017
Bottle of prescription medication
Over the past week, emergency responders reported 191 suspected opioid overdoses in Arizona and 15 deaths. With me to talk about the numbers and what they mean is Dr. Cara Christ, director of the state Department of Health Services.
Jun. 27, 2017
Regina Revazova
How does that Sesame Street song go? Who are the people in your neighborhood? Or from Jules Dassin, who said: "There are 8 million stories in the naked city."
Jun. 27, 2017
Nogales-Mariposa Port of Entry
Top U.S. commerce officials are scheduled to hear public comments this week on the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, including from one Arizona trade representative.
Jun. 27, 2017
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Those supporting the Republican plan to appeal the Affordable Care Act suffered another blow on Tuesday after the Congressional Budget Office found that the Senate's healthcare bill, known as the Better Care Reconciliation Act, would cause 22 million Americans to lose coverage by 2026.
Jun. 27, 2017
The process of drawing political district boundaries is a political, and often controversial, one. The Associated Press just released an analysis, applying a formula used in a court case in Wisconsin, to get a sense of how gerrymandered the country is, and which party benefits from that.
Jun. 27, 2017
Arizon Gov. Doug Ducey
A three-day conference wrapped up on Monday night in Colorado Springs, put on by the network backed by brothers Charles and David Koch. Among the speakers at this year’s event: Gov. Doug Ducey.
Jun. 27, 2017
Hoover Dam
President Donald Trump’s administration nominated Brenda Burman to lead the agency whose water projects shaped the western United States.
Jun. 27, 2017
U.S. Supreme Court balks at Border Patrol Agent's claim of immunity in the shooting death of a Mexican teen.
Jun. 27, 2017
Arizona Supreme Court is set to hear who has parental rights when a gay marriage dissolves.
Jun. 27, 2017
arizona storytellers
Kara Kahnke comes from a musical family. But Kara has a disability that makes it difficult to use her hands or play an instrument.
Jun. 27, 2017
Navajo Generating Station
The Navajo Nation Council voted to keep the Navajo Generating Station open until 2019 then work with its owner to shut it down. This legislation buys the tribe a little more time to find a new source of revenue and jobs.
Jun. 27, 2017
Sen. Jeff Flake will meet in Washington today with a delegation of senators visiting from Mexico, and the central topic on the agenda is expected to be the negotiations for trade in North America that will begin later this year.
Jun. 27, 2017
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has removed the Hualapai Mexican vole from the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife because genetic research shows that it’s not a separate subspecies.
Jun. 27, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
The Historic Grand Canyon Pioneer cemetery has run out of space after nearly 100 years.
Jun. 27, 2017
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Glendale has raised the bond in animal-cruelty cases by 1,900 percent.
Jun. 26, 2017
Sawmill Fire
Stage II Fire Restrictions are now in place on state-owned and state-managed land in southern Arizona.
Jun. 26, 2017
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Joe Arpaio is in court this week. The former sheriff is charged with criminal contempt of court. On Monday, federal prosecutors called Arpaio’s former attorney Timothy Casey to the stand.
Jun. 26, 2017
Volcano
What if scientists could better predict when a volcano might erupt? Work being done by researchers at ASU could lead to that — they’re tracking the heating history of magma, the molten rock inside the earth. What they’ve found was published in the journal Science earlier this month.
Jun. 26, 2017

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