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land on the navajo nation
Women in Indian Country experience violence – including sexual violence – at alarming rates. The federal Department of Justice reports that women in Indian Country are the victims of sexual assault, rape and violence at a rate that’s more than twice that of other women in the U.S.
Aug. 9, 2016
american airlines plane
American Airlines recently announced it’ll move its pilot training center from Phoenix to Charlotte and Ft. Worth; this follows last year’s move of the carrier’s flight attendant training from Phoenix to Texas.
Aug. 9, 2016
pew research
The survey found 52 percent of Hispanics said they had regularly or occasionally experienced discrimination or have been treated unfairly because of their race or ethnicity. And, about 6 in 10 Hispanics said that race relations in the U.S. are generally bad, the study found.
Aug. 9, 2016
Chase Field
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors meets Wednesday to discuss a touchy subject: whether to pay for upgrades that the Arizona Diamondbacks say are necessary for Chase Field.
Aug. 9, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.
A new Arizona State University study on traffic stops by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office found patterns of racially discriminatory policing. Some deputies, for example, were twice as likely as their colleagues to stop Hispanics.
Aug. 9, 2016
Part 3: Brad Dimock tells the mysterious tale of Glen and Bessie Hyde who disappeared from their honeymoon trip down the Colorado River in 1928.
Aug. 9, 2016
The National Weather Service is warning of heavy rain, dust, and localized flooding as multiple storm fronts move into the Valley today and tomorrow.
Aug. 9, 2016
mosquito
County Health Department Director Francisco Garcia says while he doubts the virus will be found in local insects, they’re being proactive.
Aug. 9, 2016
The Americans with Disabilities Act turned 26 this summer. But to this day, a majority of businesses are not compliant, according to federal estimates. And here in Arizona that’s led one organization to take enforcement into its own hands.
Aug. 9, 2016
Dr. Matthew Glasser
Researchers recently published the most complete map of the human brain to date, offering new potential for studying neurological diseases.
Aug. 9, 2016
A measles outbreak that shuttered an immigrant detention facility in Pinal County, Arizona and sickened 22 people is officially over, health officials announced.
Aug. 9, 2016
Solar installation
This week Arizona’s public utilities commission will take up a request by a small utility to raise rates and change the way some customers are billed.
Aug. 9, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
Hillcrest Academy closed abruptly, notifying parents in an email the day before school started last week that it would not open this school year.
Aug. 9, 2016
One of the things Sadler loves most about the river is the escape from life above the rim. But a significant event that occurred during a 16-day rowing trip she just couldn’t ignore.
Aug. 8, 2016
polling place sign
The Maricopa County Recorder’s office received some complaints last week after ASU students learned there will not be an on-campus polling location on election day.
Aug. 8, 2016
navajo nation seal
Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye has signed an emergency declaration days after devastating flooding.
Aug. 8, 2016
There is a shortage of private pilots around the country, and around the state. An Arizona group is trying to increase the ranks.
Aug. 8, 2016
Maybe you bring your dress shirts and slacks to the cleaners before work and pick them up on your way home. But what goes on between those times?
Aug. 8, 2016
Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission logo
Earlier this summer, Gov. Doug Ducey signed an executive order banning state agencies and departments from hiring contract lobbyists. At the same time, he set up a system for those agencies to request an exemption from that order.
Aug. 8, 2016
The pomp and ceremony – not to mention protests – of the opening ceremonies are over, and it’s officially game on in Rio at the 2016 Olympics. BBC Sports reporter Ade Adedoyin is there covering the games.
Aug. 8, 2016

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