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 Arizona-Based Organization Helps Sonoran Region
A few years ago, a region in the neighboring Mexican state of Sonora suffered serious damages to its economy after an environmental catastrophe. But now that area has a plan to move forward, with the support of an Arizona-based organization.
Feb. 20, 2018
For the second year, the Arizona Department of Transportation is calling for some clever minds to enter their Safety Message Contest. Two winners will have messages flashed statewide on freeway monitor signs.
Feb. 20, 2018
We all have songs we like, and most of us have songs we consider classics — no matter what’s going on around us, if we hear it, we turn up the volume and just stop and listen.
Feb. 20, 2018
From time to time, museums will be challenged by what to do with certain parts of their collection that may no longer be seen as impactful or as attractive to potential patrons.
Feb. 20, 2018
Phoenix Startup Week kicked off on Monday. Across the Valley, technology experts and entrepreneurs are meeting and sharing ideas on all things tech.
Feb. 20, 2018
Well you’ll have to start calling J.D. Martinez a former Diamondbacks slugger. The team learned last night Martinez signed with the Boston Red Sox on a $110 million, five-year deal. With us now for all the ins and outs on this is USA Today’s baseball editor, Gabe Lacques.
Feb. 20, 2018
A new report from the firm Smart Asset looks at the number of hours it takes to afford rent in a number of cities.
Feb. 20, 2018
If you’re anything like me, you might find yourself watching the winter Olympics and squirming at every death-defying turn.
Feb. 20, 2018
Former Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl is no fan of President Donald Trump, and he’s concerned that severe partisanship is rendering Washington, D.C., ineffective.
Feb. 20, 2018
Election information in 21 states was targeted by Russian hackers during the 2016 cycle. Experts say there’s no reason to think threat won’t be just as dramatic - if not more so - this fall.
Feb. 20, 2018
Monday, the Arizona Senate agreed to permit the state’s 13 rural counties to ask their voters to impose a one-cent sales tax on themselves for road construction and repair.
Feb. 20, 2018
The Takeaway: Bots And The Battle for American Democracy
U.S. intelligence leaders testified before Congress last week, saying non-state actors are utilizing bots to spread fake news and subvert American democracy. But how big is the threat?
Feb. 20, 2018
Mesa’s sign code update is the most substantial proposed since it was first adopted in 1986. Peoria, Chandler and Surprise are among the other Valley cities that have reviewed their laws.
Feb. 20, 2018
The measure would require voter support this fall to modify Arizona’s Constitution to remove the minimum age required to serve elected office which is currently set at 25.
Feb. 20, 2018
Scottsdale police said their officer had no choice but to kill a man at the Scottsdale Fashion Square shopping mall over the holiday.
Feb. 20, 2018
Despite being $200 million behind in road repair and construction funding, state lawmakers forego raising state gas tax for the 27th year in a row.
Feb. 20, 2018
The upcoming special primary election in Arizona’s 8th Congressional District has several well-known Republican candidates, and it’s a heavily Republican seat. While there are 12 GOP candidates running in that party's primary, two Democrats are competing for a spot in the general election in April.
Feb. 20, 2018
Mexico Wants Citizens Abroad To Vote In 2018 Presidential Election
The campaign to become Mexico’s next president is in full swing. Voters will head to the polls this summer and there’s an effort to get Mexicans living in the United States to take part in the election back home.
Feb. 20, 2018
The Sierra Club is pushing to keep safeguards in place that limit methane pollution from oil and gas companies. The safeguards were established under the Obama Administration and are now at risk of being rolled back.
Feb. 20, 2018
As lawmakers, activists and students push for change in gun laws in the aftermath of the latest school shooting in Florida, Arizona’s congressional contingent is weighing in.
Feb. 20, 2018

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