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The special general election in Arizona's 8th Congressional district is almost here.
Mar. 25, 2018
Thousands of Arizona teens showed up to the March For Our Lives demonstration at the Arizona Capitol on Saturday, joining a series of marches nationwide. A group of conservatives also showed up to the Capitol on Saturday for a counter-protest called March For Our Second.
Watch Facebook Live Of The Protest
Mar. 24, 2018
A new study conducted by Arizona State University and the Translational Genomics Research Institute, or TGen, says exercise in the future could be customized for individuals based on their genes.
Mar. 24, 2018
In a debate on Friday, Republican Debbie Lesko and Democrat Hiral Tipirneni talked about a wide array of issues: school vouchers, health care, tax cuts. They agreed on little.
Mar. 23, 2018
President Trump Signs Spending Package With New Money For Old Style Border Walls
President Donald Trump signed the $1.3 trillion spending package that adds some money for border security and immigration enforcement.
Mar. 23, 2018
Young activists across the country will take part in March For Our Lives events on Saturday. Phoenix is no exception, with three different marches converging at the Arizona Capitol.
Mar. 23, 2018
And now it’s time for our Friday NewsCap.
Mar. 23, 2018
Last week, the team unveiled details about its proposed 21,000-seat stadium. Phoenix Rising was not selected to join Major League Soccer during its most recent expansion, but the league has said it may announce another expansion city or two by the end of this year. Here to talk about the club’s prospects to take that step is one of Phoenix Rising’s owners, Tim Riester.
Mar. 23, 2018
Silent movies are not always silent. In their heyday, a live orchestra would often play along with the film. And today, a local group called the RPM Orchestra is bringing that back.
Mar. 23, 2018
The alleged package bomber in Austin, Texas — Mark Anthony Conditt — detonated a final bomb earlier this week as authorities narrowed their search down to him. Conditt’s initial attack was carried out when he left a bomb outside a residence, but at least one involved a drop-off he made at a FedEx office.
Mar. 23, 2018
The former president of Mexico, Vicente Fox, is known for being a strong supporter of marijuana, both medical and recreational. He spoke at an Arizona Marijuana Industry Trade Association event in Phoenix on the future of cannabis trade between Arizona and Mexico and how it can benefit both of our economies.
Mar. 23, 2018
Aerospace and defense company Orbital ATK is expanding its Chandler-based launch vehicles division. Orbital will establish the 47-acre campus on Willis Road in Chandler’s Price Corridor, a stone’s throw from the company’s existing campus, which employs nearly 1,600 people.
Mar. 23, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Why Are Emotions Contagious?
Have you ever wondered why when you are around happy people, you feel happier, and when you're around sad people you feel a little sadder? Emotions can be contagious, just like the flu. However, recent studies show that the way we emit and convey emotion is more complex than we might think.
Mar. 23, 2018
Col. Mansoorspent more than 25 years in the U.S. Army and is now a professor of military history at Ohio State University.
Mar. 23, 2018
Arizona lawmakers are moving to tighten the rules for those receiving unemployment checks.
Mar. 23, 2018
Republican Rep. Mark Finchem's proposal would expand gubernatorial and legislative control of ASU, UA and NAU.
Mar. 23, 2018
Proposition 301 is set to expire in a few years, and there had been a lot of discussion about how to make sure the roughly $600 million the tax brings in for education every year didn’t go away. But, some public education advocates are still nervous about the future.
Mar. 23, 2018
In Phoenix, Valley high school students have banded together to hold their own march — one of more than 700 events planned around the world.
Mar. 23, 2018
The Takeaway: New Trump Adviser Once Backed Regime Change In Iran, North Korea
With National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster on the outs, President Trump has picked John Bolton as his replacement. Zack Beauchamp, senior reporter at Vox, reviews Bolton's credentials and previews an administration guided by his outlook.
Mar. 23, 2018
One Desolate Job: Wooing U.S. Border Agents To Come To Arizona
The U.S. Border Patrol is hiring. And it needs to fill jobs quickly. Recruiters are traveling all around the country, trying to convince people to come and apply. But among the challenges presented, the agency is learning that people just don’t want to work in Arizona. So it’s trying to make this state more appealing.
Mar. 23, 2018

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