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Arizona Spending Fraction Of Tobacco Money On Anti-Smoking Programs
Arizona is not spending enough money to prevent children from smoking, according to a report released Monday by a national anti-smoking organization.
Dec. 9, 2013
Forest Officials: Hunters, Campers Can Leave Trailers
Supervisors of two northern Arizona national forests have a new message for hunters and other campers.
Dec. 9, 2013
 Judge Approves Sale Of Hopi Sacred Items
A French judge has allowed the sale of several sacred Hopi artifacts to go ahead next week. The Hopi tribe’s lawyer used a French law to argue that it’s illegal to sell masks as commercial art because they’re like tombs containing their ancestors’ spirits.
Dec. 9, 2013
Former San Diego Mayor To Be Sentenced
Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner will be sentenced Monday on felony and misdemeanor charges.
Dec. 9, 2013
Firewood Retailers Blowing Smoke
A recent audit of retailers who sell firewood turned up some disturbing results, according to the Arizona Department of Weights and Measures.
Dec. 9, 2013
Seniors Not As Affected By ACA Due To Medicare
A new report says for many seniors the Affordable Care Act has provided additional health care services without few extra requirements.
Dec. 9, 2013
Airline Merger Will Be Completed Monday
It’s been almost a year since it was first announced. Now the long-awaited merger between Tempe-based US Airways and American Airlines will be completed Monday. Passengers won’t notice many changes at first.
Dec. 8, 2013
Navajo Nation Builds First Alternative Energy Home
A Navajo family is moving into the first "green" house on the reservation this weekend. It is powered by solar energy during the day and wind energy at night. The nonprofit IINA Solutions partnered with Mark Snyder Electrics and the Navajo Nation to build the home.
Dec. 6, 2013
Local Business Owners Weigh In Over Online Sales Tax
State lawmakers from around the country have been in Washington, D.C., the past few days talking to members of Congress about several issues, including the Marketplace Fairness Act.
Dec. 6, 2013
Arizona CPS Scandal Surprising In Scope
Child Welfare advocates offered suggestions this week on ways to improve Arizona’s Child Protective Services system in the wake of the agency disclosing that more than 6,000 cases have gone unreported.
Dec. 6, 2013
Proposed Mexican Gray Wolf Changes Raise Eyebrows
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service this week held a public hearing in northeastern Arizona on a proposal to expand the range of Mexican gray wolves.
Dec. 6, 2013
State Land Deparment Making Some Money For Schools
It’s been a pretty good week for the state land department.
Dec. 6, 2013
Why Do Gasoline Prices Fluctuate?
John Hofmeister is founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy and former President of Shell Oil. He explained the price fluctuations.
Dec. 6, 2013
How Does Arizona Define
On Friday, the National Weather Service in Phoenix issued its winter weather outlook.
Dec. 6, 2013
Ann Morton
The impact of art on our souls and minds is indisputable, but how often is that effect practical?
Dec. 6, 2013
Arizona WWII Memorial Dedicated Saturday
Dec. 7 is Pearl Harbor Day, and Arizona will dedicate its World War II Memorial during a ceremony at Wesley Bolin Plaza in Phoenix.
Dec. 6, 2013
2014 World Cup Draw Set; Teams Prepare For Brazil
The United States is in one of the so-called ‘groups of doom,' facing Germany, Ghana and Portugal.
Dec. 6, 2013
Did You Know: Japanese Flower Gardens Once A South Phoenix Tourist Attraction
In the years following World War II the base of South Mountain in Phoenix was filled with citrus and vegetable farms. Then a group of residents decided to grow something new.
Dec. 6, 2013
New Planet Discovered By U Of A Astronomers
A team of astronomers, led by a graduate student from the University of Arizona, has discovered the first planet outside our solar system to be discovered at the U of A.
Dec. 6, 2013
 Hopi Sue Auction House To Stop Another Sale
The Hopi Tribe is trying to block a French auction house from selling 32 sacred objects. A Paris judge will rule Friday.
Dec. 6, 2013

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