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UA Focused On Project To Get First Images Of Black Holes
The University of Arizona is leading an international effort to take the first images of black holes. A National Science Foundation grant will help the team develop technology to crunch the data from telescopes.
Feb. 18, 2018
Strong Winds, Snow Expected In Northern Arizona This Week
Strong winds, snow and cold temperatures are expected to hit northern Arizona between Sunday night and Monday.
Feb. 18, 2018
Second Amendment Activists Rally At Arizona Capitol
Second Amendment activists from Arizona and nearby states set up at the State Capitol on Saturday. Their annual rally to “Support the Constitution” turned out staunch supporters of the absolute right to bear arms.
Feb. 18, 2018
Arizona House Bill Aims To Offset School Supply Cost For Teachers
Bill aims to give Arizona teachers upfront money to stock classrooms with school supplies.
Feb. 18, 2018
Immigrants Find A Slice Of Home At Chinese Culture Festival
This weekend’s Chinese Culture and Cuisine Festival in Phoenix began Friday, the first day of the Chinese New Year. The festival helps immigrants feel more at home and preserves Chinese culture in Arizona.
Feb. 17, 2018
Barn At Turf Paradise Quarantined Due To Equine Herpes
The Arizona Department of Agriculture ordered a quarantine of a barn at Turf Paradise Racetrack this week due to a reported case of the Equine Herpes Virus in a horse housed at the track.
Feb. 17, 2018
Arizona, U.S. Justice Dept. Reach Deal Over Special Election Ballots
The state of Arizona and the US Justice Department have reached a settlement over ballots for overseas military voters in the upcoming special election to replace Trent Franks.
Feb. 17, 2018
Surprise Police Department Resolves Sex Offender Notification Issue
Surprise Police discovered late last year that the department had failed to notify locals of more than a dozen sex offenders living in the community. The department announced Thursday that the issue has been resolved.
Feb. 17, 2018
 Phoenix Releases Draft Of Non-Discrimination, Anti-Sexual Harassment Policy
The city of Phoenix released a draft of its non-discrimination and anti-sexual harassment policy. The proposed policy still requires the City Council’s approval.
Feb. 17, 2018
Sen. Flake Says Senate Doesn
Republican Senator Jeff Flake continues to push for an immigration solution for DACA recipients and Dreamers despite his ensuing retirement.
Feb. 17, 2018
Metrocenter, Desert Sky Mall Among Phoenix Opportunity Zones
Phoenix hopes to cash in on a provision in the federal tax bill approved by Congress and signed into law by President Donald Trump two months ago. The city has identified nearly 50 areas as opportunity zones.
Feb. 17, 2018
 Arizona Lawmakers Seek $177,000 For Signs To Get Out Of Fast Lane
Some Arizona lawmakers want to spend more than $177,000 on signs that will tell drivers to get out of the fast lane. The measure includes another $18,000 each year to maintain them.
Feb. 16, 2018
Border Patrol Union President: Agents Destroying Water Jugs Are Humanitarian
The Border Patrol has come under criticism after humanitarian activists recorded some of its agents destroying water and other provisions left for undocumented border crossers.
Feb. 16, 2018
 Symposium Looks At Increasing Problem Of Migrant Deaths At Border
As the immigration debate continues in Washington, there are still dozens of people each year dying on the U.S.-Mexico border as they attempt to come to the United States. And this weekend, the Global Justice Center at the University of Arizona will hold a symposium on this continuing problem.
Feb. 16, 2018
"Black Panther" premieres Friday. And to say the movie is highly anticipated would be an understatement.
Feb. 16, 2018
Scientists Make Proteins From Scratch
Proteins serve a lot of functions in our bodies, from building and repairing tissue to making body chemicals.
Feb. 16, 2018
What Lessons Can Arizona Learn From Cape Town
A scary countdown has begun in Cape Town, South Africa. There are 4 million residents in the city, but a water shortage has become so stark that it may be without water in less than three months.
Feb. 16, 2018
 What Immigration Policies Can U.S. Senate Agree On?
Three bills that offered solutions for legalizing DACA recipentants all failed in the Senate Thursday, including a bill co-authored by Arizona Sen. John McCain and Sen. Chris Coons of Delaware.
Feb. 16, 2018
 Attorneys General Urge Against Census Question About Citizenship Status
Preparations are already underway for the 2020 Census, and the process has hit some controversy.
Feb. 16, 2018
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Feb. 16, 2018

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