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Butcher
So younger workers maybe shouldn’t be looking to the civil service for a career. But it seems Millennials are starting to look to the past for work. Richard Ocejo writes about how that generation is moving into “Old Timey” jobs — think butchers, barbers and craft distillers.
Jun. 20, 2017
“Bureaucracy” has become a something of a dirty word in recent decades, and President Trump turned up the volume on that sentiment in his 2016 campaign. Adnan Rasool, a Ph.D. candidate and Innovation Fellow in Georgia State University’s Department of Political Science, says bureaucracy is the hidden machine that makes the system run.
Jun. 20, 2017
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With a Senate Intelligence Committee meeting set for Wednesday morning, Vice Chairman Mark Warner is pressing Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to fully disclose the extent of attempts by Russia to interfere with the 2016 election by hacking into local election systems.
Jun. 20, 2017
Father Doyle
On a quiet, residential street with the skyline of Phoenix looming large, two stucco houses stand side-by-side, much newer than many of the other single-family homes on the block, a bright yellow tent in between them. Father Tom Doyle, a Catholic priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is director of Andre House, a nonprofit serving the homeless.
Jun. 20, 2017
U.S. Supreme Court
This week, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would take up a gerrymandering case out of Wisconsin. Also on Monday, the high court unanimously decided on a case that could determine the future of trademark battles over offensive names.
Jun. 20, 2017
Canvas Tents At Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Tent City
With an excessive heat warning in effect and near-record temperatures expected, it’s recommended that just about everyone stay inside if they can. But, the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office confirmed to the Phoenix New Times, several hundred inmates are still sleeping outdoors in Tent City.
Jun. 20, 2017
The Arizona Coyotes have parted ways with their most popular player, 40-year-old Shane Doan. Many fans are disappointed by the dropping of Doan, and others are wondering what it means for the future of the Coyotes in the Valley. To learn more, we spoke with Sarah McLellan, who covers the Coyotes for The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com.
Jun. 20, 2017
Robert McWhirter's book
President Donald Trump has been bumping up against a document that’s hard to get around in this country — the Constitution. Robert McWhirter is a Constitutional scholar and historian and the author of "Bills, Quills and Stills: An Annotated, Illustrated, and Illuminated History of the Bill of Rights" and tonight at Changing Hands bookstore in Tempe.
Jun. 20, 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." Here's the conversation with AJ.
Jun. 20, 2017
Arizona sun
Highs reached 118 degrees, and energy consumers blasted past last year’s peak usage of 7,050 megawatts, also on June 19.
Jun. 20, 2017
health
Senate Democrats on Monday used a procedural move to try to slow down Senate business, as a protest against the process that chamber’s Republicans are using to write their health-care bill. With me to explain what may be in the bill, and its prognosis is Julie Rovner, chief Washington correspondent for Kaiser Health News.
Jun. 20, 2017
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The Arizona Board of Regents is down a member, after Chairman Greg Patterson resigned his seat Monday; his resignation is effective immediately. With me to break down what broke down here is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Jun. 20, 2017
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Questions linger as authorities investigate the deadly collision between the U.S.S. Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container vessel in the waters off Japan.
Jun. 20, 2017
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Over the weekend, a U.S. fighter jet downed a Syrian plane after it bombed American-backed fighters in Raqqa. Russia condemned the action, and said there would be repercussions.
Jun. 20, 2017
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The Navajo tribal government has been giving out bonuses to its employees, totaling millions in public funds according to a recent audit.
Jun. 20, 2017
DACA
An Arizona appeals court has ruled that immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, are not eligible for reduced in-state tuition. The presiding judge said that’s because each state has the discretion to choose which benefits to give these students.
Jun. 20, 2017
Verrado
Verrado determined Level III offenders present an unreasonable danger to residents because of their access to common areas. So, the community banned them.
Jun. 20, 2017
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A member of the Arizona Board of Regents has announced his resignation from the board, effective immediately.
Jun. 20, 2017
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The arts scene in Arizona is going through another period of dramatic change. Bob Booker is retiring later this summer from the executive director post with the Arizona Commission on the Arts.
Jun. 20, 2017
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Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling could set precedence for age discrimination cases in tiny towns across Arizona and the United States.
Jun. 20, 2017

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