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A record number of women are running for U.S. Senate seats this year, six of them here in Arizona.
May. 30, 2018
Officials in Cochise County say they've seen a sharp rise in wildlife with rabies.
May. 30, 2018
Studies of traumatic brain injury revealed links to dementia and memory loss among veterans and NFL players. But there’s one group that has been largely overlooked — survivors of domestic violence. A program in Phoenix is beginning to change that.
May. 30, 2018
The town of Gilbert broke ground on a 272-acre regional park Tuesday. “The size and scope of this is unlike anything you’ll see in the East Valley,” said Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels.
May. 29, 2018
Over Memorial Day weekend, the state education department asked the public for feedback on the draft of new science standards, but its website crashed.
May. 29, 2018
Mexico will elect a new president in a month, and some business people in the neighboring country want their employees to vote against a populist candidate.
May. 29, 2018
The Arizona Department of Agriculture Tuesday awarded a contract to a nonprofit group to manage the Salt River wild horses in the Tonto National Forest.
May. 29, 2018
The FBI has issued an alert warning users to reboot, update and secure their routers as a precaution against a widespread, foreign state-sponsored malware attack.
May. 29, 2018
The University of Arizona was recently awarded a $1.7 million grant to increase the amount of mental health nurse practitioners in rural Arizona.
May. 29, 2018
Lookouts reported a human-caused fire Monday outside Sedona, despite the fact that Arizona has closed more public land and issued more fire restrictions than any other state. The fire has grown to 230 acres and is 25 percent contained.
May. 29, 2018
Ireland’s vote to repeal its constitutional amendment banning abortion has been at the top of international news for the last several days. It’s being called a stinging rebuke of the Catholic Church there.
May. 29, 2018
Imagine there is a catastrophic earthquake — 7.8 magnitude — in Southern California. Over the course of the next four days, 400,000 Californians head to Arizona for refuge. What do we do?
May. 29, 2018
"John McCain: For Whom The Bell Tolls" is a profile of the 81-year-old McCain. It includes interviews with family, friends, political opponents and McCain himself.
May. 29, 2018
This Tuesday, Starbucks closed its more than 8,000 stores for a four hour anti-bias training course.
May. 29, 2018
Last week, Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas announced she intends to limit the use of the word “evolution” in Arizona high schools.
May. 29, 2018
The National Archives and Records Administration, or NARA, seems at first glance fairly innocuous. It’s a quiet library of countless records. Its mission is to plan and manage all government agency and department records — regardless of medium or format.
May. 29, 2018
Below The Rim: The Mules That Fuel The Grand Canyon
Thousands of years ago, someone decided to breed a horse with a donkey. The mule was born. The sturdy hybrids were soon used all over the world. Cars and trucks have mostly replaced them by now, but the beasts of burden still reign supreme at the Grand Canyon. A look at the canyon’s hardest workers in part two of Below The Rim.
May. 29, 2018
Assistant Superintendent Pam Sitton will retire July 31, according to a separation agreement reached with the district. Until then she will remain on paid administrative leave or use vacation time.
May. 29, 2018
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton officially resigned his post at noon Tuesday to focus on a run for Congress.
May. 29, 2018
The Takeaway: North Korea
North Korea's government has long relied on criminal enterprises for cash — such as counterfeiting cigarettes and money — and in recent years they've ventured into other spaces, such as cybercrime.
May. 29, 2018

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