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Tom Steyer is a billionaire former hedge fund manager who, in recent years, has turned his attention to environmental activism and progressive causes.
Apr. 24, 2018
This Tuesday is the special election in Arizona's 8th Congressional District to replace Trent Franks, who resigned in December amidst allegations of sexual harassment.
Apr. 24, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey and GOP legislative leaders continue to talk about how to fund teacher pay raises, and there’s some disagreement over where the money could come from
Apr. 24, 2018
Five hundred food distribution centers will open their doors to any students or families who need a meal during a planned teacher walk-out.
Apr. 24, 2018
Many health conditions start with a crisis, and then get managed over time. A special kind of mental health center in the West Valley is trying to do the same for young people with psychosis: the First Episode Center.
Apr. 24, 2018
A U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot a teenage boy across the border in Mexico was cleared of the most severe charge against him by a Tucson jury, Monday. The jury deadlocked on two lesser charges.
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Apr. 24, 2018
Republicans who control the Arizona Senate were prevented from ensuring that ailing Sen. John McCain's seat isn't on the November ballot if he leaves office.
Apr. 24, 2018
In the first six months that Flagstaff’s Office of Labor Standards has been tasked with enforcing the city’s minimum wage, the office received over a dozen complaints. Investigations are now pending in a handful of them.
Apr. 23, 2018
A planned walkout by Arizona teachers is leading to the closure of dozens of school districts on Thursday.
Apr. 23, 2018
A team of researchers in the University of California system has applied a genetic tool to fight an invasive, destructive fruit fly that lays its eggs inside ripening fruit, causing millions of dollars in damage each year.
Apr. 23, 2018
Gov. Ducey responded on Monday to Arizona teachers’ vote to walk out this week.
Apr. 23, 2018
Authorities are evacuating dozens of residents in a small Northern Arizona community because of a structure fire turned wildland fire.
Apr. 23, 2018
The Arizona Legislature passed a bill Monday that would increase vehicle registration fees.
Apr. 23, 2018
Travelers and employees at Sky Harbor Airport will soon have a new healthcare option.
Apr. 23, 2018
While many regions of the country are struggling to increase manufacturing jobs, Arizona is economically strong in the area.
Apr. 23, 2018
Those in Arizona’s political circles got a surprise this weekend when they heard former Secretary of State Ken Bennett was announcing a challenge to Gov. Doug Ducey in the GOP primary — which is only four months away.
Apr. 23, 2018
As Arizona teachers stage more walk-ins Monday in advance of a planned strike on Thursday, lawmakers come back to the capitol to continue work on a new state budget. Gov. Ducey wants his plan to include a 9 percent raise for teachers this year.
Apr. 23, 2018
Southwest canceled 40 flights yesterday—1 percent of its fleet—and announced 128 flights canceled today to accelerate inspections, which they announced were voluntary and initiated before the FAA’s emergency directive. Twenty-nine of today's cancellations are at Sky Harbor alone.
Apr. 23, 2018
After the results of last week’s vote to walk out were announced, there were some questions about the geographical makeup of those who cast ballots. Specifically, were teachers and support staff at rural schools represented?
Apr. 23, 2018
There are important meetings between heads of state happening all across the globe this coming week. On Friday, the leaders of North and South Korea are scheduled to hold their first summit in more than a decade.
Apr. 23, 2018

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