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A new law on home-sharing in Arizona has taken effect with the new year — among other things, it precludes cities and towns from prohibiting these kinds of transactions and allows for platforms like Airbnb to collect taxes and send them to the state and cities.
Jan. 2, 2017
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The Arizona Department of Transportation has a New Year’s resolution suggestion for drivers in 2017: proper blinker use.
Jan. 2, 2017
It’s hard to miss the unmistakable ringing bells and red kettles outside stores across the state this holiday season. However, not as many people donated to the annual Salvation Army fundraiser this year.
Jan. 2, 2017
Cotton leaves with wider lobes are better at resisting boll rot, can mature earlier and flower more.
Jan. 2, 2017
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Gov. Doug Ducey is threatening legal action if President Obama sets aside public lands in Arizona for a new Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument.
Jan. 2, 2017
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The Navajo Nation Library wants to preserve thousands of hours of oral history. The task -- to digitize 300 reels of tape. But that costs money.
Jan. 2, 2017
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Starting Tuesday, Goodyear residents can simply log on and pay traffic tickets online rather than mailing in a check or visiting court in person.
Jan. 2, 2017
Federal officials hope to make doing business on Native American reservations easier. The update is a long time coming. The last time the U.S. Department of the Interior revised those regulations was more than 30 years ago.
Jan. 2, 2017
The state court of appeals has ruled that the mother of a firefighter killed in the Yarnell Hill blaze cannot sue the state. In a unanimous opinion, the justices said there was no evidence of “willful misconduct” by anyone involved.
Jan. 2, 2017
The cryptocurrency Bitcoin has catapulted into the limelight in recent years. But it has problems and other cryptocurrencies have been vying for market share. One that’s been gaining status is based here in Phoenix.
Jan. 2, 2017
The Arizona Department of Transportation is hoping a new effort will reduce the amount of time drivers are impacted by flooded interstates during heavy rains. They’ll begin replacing 10 of their oldest freeway pump stations in 2017.
Jan. 2, 2017
To avoid paying an insurance deductible, patients rushed to schedule surgeries before Jan. 1, bringing more work to doctors and staff.
Jan. 2, 2017
Phoenix-based Viad Corporation announced it has acquired "FlyOver Canada", a virtual flight ride attraction.
Jan. 2, 2017
A Scottsdale-based metals company announced Friday it is one step closer to a functional processing plant in China.
Jan. 2, 2017
2016 was a record year for housing, with home prices increasing in value in many of the nation’s major metro areas.
Jan. 2, 2017
KJZZ’s Will Stone reported a series in April 2016 on how the small community of Prescott, Arizona, is grappling with the costs and benefits of being a recovery destination.
Jan. 1, 2017
A menorah that was being displayed in a front yard in Chandler for Hannukah was found twisted into the shape of a swastika on Friday, police said.
Dec. 31, 2016
After President Barack Obama approved the creation of new monuments this week in Utah and Nevada, supporters Grand Canyon National Heritage Monument are staying positive.
Dec. 30, 2016
Thousands of refugees migrate to the United States every year, fleeing war zones around the world. America offers hope and opportunity for many, but adjusting to a new country with a different culture, language and customs is often more complicated than many expect.
Dec. 30, 2016
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The Arizona Supreme Court Thursday rejected a last-ditch bid by the business community to delay the effect of Proposition 206. However, the ruling does not end the matter.
Dec. 30, 2016

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