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A federal government report released this week said climate change will probably pose a significant national security challenge for the U.S. over the next two decades. Here in Arizona, ASU’s Global Security Initiative—or GSI—is putting together a new program on climate and national security.
Sep. 23, 2016
election vote campaign
Some polls have shown a tight presidential race here, despite the fact that only one Democrat has won Arizona since 1952.
Sep. 23, 2016
preschool child playing
The number of children in foster care in Arizona grew 86 percent from 2009 to 2015 to more than 19,000 children today. Now, more than 750 young adults leave care every year. What happens to them after that?
Sep. 23, 2016
The Solana Generating Station in Gila Bend will also invest millions in upgrades and repairs after 21 violations over one and a half years.
Sep. 23, 2016
Friday morning, a federal judge announced his decision not to block an Arizona law that prohibits ballot harvesting.
Sep. 23, 2016
Commercial outfitters can once again offer guided trips to the popular turquoise-colored waterfalls on Havasupai land under a new licensing system for pack animals.
Sep. 23, 2016
One of four skydivers aboard a light plane that crashed into a suburban Phoenix home told investigators that he heard a loud noise before seeing damage to a wing that then became engulfed in flames, according to a preliminary report released Friday.
Sep. 23, 2016
Shawn Skabelund and Janice Chiang
The Flagstaff Festival of Science begins Friday and this year the theme is “the science of change.” Two local artists have teamed up to create a musical experience about wildfire and climate change.
Sep. 23, 2016
Estrella Mountain Community College
Estrella Mountain Community College reports 61 percent of its students test below college level in math, English or reading.
Sep. 23, 2016
Chase Field in downtown Phoenix
The Diamondbacks declined to comment on when a meeting might take place. The team has previously said they would talk with the prospective buyer.
Sep. 23, 2016
Paul Penzone
The sheriff of metro Phoenix is facing stinging criticism from his political rival over the financial impact of a racial profiling case that targeted his trademark immigration patrols and is expected to cost taxpayers $72 million by next summer.
Sep. 23, 2016
The private firm that collected signatures to put raising the state’s minimum wage on the ballot is claiming it did not get fully paid for its efforts.
Sep. 23, 2016
APS
The showdown between a state utility regulator and Arizona Public Service over its political donation records has been delayed.
Sep. 23, 2016
Mike Pence
While Pence hit on popular Republican topics like improving the economy, cutting taxes, and balancing the budget, he also spoke about the importance of humbling one’s self before God.
Sep. 23, 2016
Valley Metro
Stephen Banta will receive the payment in exchange for dropping his $1.7 million wrongful termination suit. A state attorney general’s investigation accused Banta of spending more than $250,000 in unallowable expenses.
Sep. 22, 2016
Dr. Ann Weaver Hart
Members of the Arizona Board of Regents have set the parameters for University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart’s transition out of her current role into her future position as member of the faculty.
Sep. 22, 2016
National Park Service
More National Park Service employees have come forward with complaints of sexual harassment at parks around the country. This since a federal investigation in January revealed a long history of misconduct at the Grand Canyon.
Sep. 22, 2016
eruv pole
The eruv surrounding the city of Paradise Valley helps observant Jews living within celebrate the Sabbath together.
Sep. 22, 2016
line dance
Listen to the sounds of Rachel Burns learning a new line dance at The Cash.
Sep. 22, 2016
Three Phoenix police officers have resigned and another demoted after allegations they forced a 19-year-old to eat marijuana.
Sep. 22, 2016

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