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New Documentary On Challenges Facing Female Veterans
A new PBS documentary premiers on Monday called "Served Like a Girl."
May. 25, 2018
Entire State Under Fire Restriction
Friday morning, all state-owned and managed lands in Arizona will be under some sort of fire restriction.
May. 25, 2018
Is The U.S. Fighting Terrorism The Wrong Way?
Considering the non-traditional challenges of fighting terrorist groups instead of more traditional nation-centered adversaries, some have questioned whether the war on terror is being fought correctly and whether it will ever end.
May. 25, 2018
Interstate 10 Partially Reopens After Fiery Semi Crash
Arizona Department of Transportation officials are warning drivers to avoid Interstate 10 near 40th Street after a crash.
May. 25, 2018
The Takeaway: Mueller, Trump & Russia — The Counter-Intelligence Probe Defining The Presidency
A new survey says a majority of Americans — 59 percent — think Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia and the 2016 campaign has not yet uncovered evidence of any crimes. In reality, Mueller has obtained five guilty pleas and 17 criminal indictments.
May. 25, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey On Uber, School Safety, More
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey came by our studios yesterday to discuss this weeks news surrounding Uber's crash report as well as his Safe Arizona Schools Plan.
May. 25, 2018
Phoenix Area Now 11th Largest U.S. Metro, Surpassing Bay Area
Phoenix gained about 24,000 new residents in 2017, according to the Census Bureau. That made it the second fastest growing city behind San Antonio, Texas. Phoenix now has a population of slightly more than 1.6 million people
May. 25, 2018
New Police Chief To Take Over Colorado City Marshal
Chief Mark Askerlund will serve as the head of the police force that serves both Colorado City, Arizona, and Hildale, Utah, which are known for being the home of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
May. 25, 2018
Can New River Residents Control Development With Water Source?
Communities north of Phoenix want to control water as a way to control development. More residents means less groundwater to pump, residents said. But their idea is not popular with everyone.
New River Development Drawing Attention To Subdivision Laws
May. 25, 2018
College Enrollment Down Except For AZ
Nationwide, undergraduate enrollment is down in spring 2018. But, it's not so in Arizona, where the undergraduate population is steadily growing and now ranks third nationwide for states with the largest increase in enrollment.
May. 25, 2018
Preliminary Report: Self-Driving Uber Car Didn
A self-driving Uber vehicle that hit and killed a pedestrian in Tempe earlier this year detected the victim six seconds before impact. However, the Uber system did not register a need for emergency braking until 1.3 seconds before impact and the system was not designed to alert the driver of a possible collision.
May. 24, 2018
FAA Implements New Flight Path Procedures For Sky Harbor Airport
Nearly four years after the Federal Aviation Administration changed the flight paths around Sky Harbor Airport, relief for many of the residents is finally here. The FAA has implemented nine new departure procedures for aircraft taking off from the west.
May. 24, 2018
Change In Law Raises Arizona
A bill signed by Governor Doug Ducey will allow young people charged with a crime to stay in the juvenile court system longer.
May. 24, 2018
Phoenix Seeks Software, Fintech Partners In Mexico
The city of Phoenix has been betting on technology industries to fuel its economy. And a local organization wants to take advantage of that trend, as well as the city’s close relationship with Mexico, to make Phoenix competitive in the global market.
May. 24, 2018
Sounds Of The City: All Things Trash, Recycled Passes Here
Listen to the sounds of Stacey Hettmansperger at a Phoenix Transfer Station, monitoring the sorting of recyclables, trash and compost.
May. 24, 2018
Flagstaff Ban On Recycling Certain Plastics Begins June 1
Flagstaff residents have been able to recycle any type of rigid plastic with number labels one through seven. Now only numbers one and two will be accepted in curbside bins.
May. 24, 2018
Recently, we picked up on a 50-year-old song many Phoenicians don’t know about, and we learned about it — believe it or not — during a discussion of street names at a city council meeting.
May. 24, 2018
Director, Actor For
Arizona Theatre Company is presenting a production of "The Diary of Anne Frank" at the Herberger Theatre Center in downtown Phoenix, which runs through June 2.
May. 24, 2018
What Does The Failed Farm Bill Mean For Farmers?
The farm bill is meant to be a safety net for America’s farmers who grow the food that sustains us. But the most recent version of that bill failed to pass the House of Representatives in Washington last week.
May. 24, 2018
Where Is The Middle Ground In Debate On School Safety?
Kenneth Trump heads a company called National School Safety and Security Services. He has over 30 years experience in emergency and school safety planning. His focus: school crimes and violence.
May. 24, 2018

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