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Police in Surprise arrested two men for stealing 2,400 pounds of aluminum from one of Waste Management’s recycling centers Thursday morning. It can take a lot of aluminum to earn even just a few bucks, but some people have found another way to game the system.
June 26, 2015
Honeybees have been in the news lately because they’re disappearing. They’re crucial to food production, but they’re not native to North America. Now some scientists are turning their attention to the importance and health of native pollinators.
June 26, 2015
Every summer around this time, a new crop of graduating medical residents go into practice. And while some doctors joke this is the time of year to not get sick, medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven has a slightly different view.
June 26, 2015
Arizona Schools Chief and the Board of Education argued in court Friday about who has the power to hire and fire board employees.
June 26, 2015
Outdoor recreation supporters are concerned the Federal Land and Water Conservation Fund will expire in September 2015 without Congressional action.
June 26, 2015
The Bullhead City-Laughlin airport is looking to expand its runway and return commercial airline service with the help of a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
June 26, 2015
A panel assembled by Gov. Doug Ducey to consider a major overhaul of the state's school finance laws is set for its first meeting.
June 26, 2015
AT&T Inc. plans to invest about $3 billion to build up its recently acquired Iusacell mobile phone network in Mexico.
June 26, 2015
You’ve probably driven past the building and barely noticed — yet she’s been there for more than a century.
June 26, 2015
After years of record-breaking wildfires across the southwest, fire managers are finally catching their breath this season. A wetter-than-average spring is allowing them to focus on preventing mega-fires in the future.
June 26, 2015
Attorney General Loretta Lynch said federal officials are looking for cities to participate in the next phase of a program aimed at streamlining trafficking investigations and prosecutions.
June 26, 2015
The body of an Iraqi pilot whose military plane crashed during a training mission in the United States has been found at the crash site, Iraq's Defense Ministry said on Friday, as violence continues to strike around the capital, Baghdad.
June 26, 2015
Friday’s high temperature is expected to be 110 degrees. Twenty-five-years ago on this date, Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport recorded a historic temperature of 122.
June 26, 2015
June 27 marks the beginning of Independents Week, an annual national celebration of local businesses. Local First Arizona spokesperson Erika Pederson says the “buy local” movement has experienced increased visibility since it became mainstream in 2014.
June 26, 2015
The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States, a historic culmination of decades of litigation over gay marriage and gay rights generally.
June 26, 2015
The Arizona State Land Department is auctioning the site where 19 firefighters died two years ago in the Yarnell Hill Fire. The State Parks Department is hoping to be the winning bidders, so a planned memorial can be constructed.
June 26, 2015
Lawyers for a nonprofit watchdog group are demanding the Arizona Corporation Commission hand over certain cellphone records by the end of day Friday. If the commission fails to do so, the group has threatened to file suit.
June 25, 2015
ASU has announced plans to develop 330 acres at the northeast end of its Tempe campus into an Athletic Facilities District.
June 25, 2015
Authorities said a brush fire that forced hundreds of residents to evacuate a rural Arizona community last week was not accidental.
June 25, 2015
Eliphante. Melodic to say — and hard to explain. The hand-built collection of buildings and sculptures began more than 30 years ago as a painter’s vision, tucked away on a residential street in the tiny town of Cornville.
June 25, 2015

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