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National Guard Troops Supporting Border Patrol Agents
When President Donald Trump called for a military presence at the border last month, state leaders rallied around the plan. National Guard units from across the country were deployed to the Mexican border, an executive mandate adopted by the last three U.S. presidents. This time, the mission's very different.
May. 24, 2018
MCCCD Approves Budget With Tuition Decrease, Employee Raises
Community college officials say they’re trying to show students how much the district values them.
May. 23, 2018
New Report Says Immigrant Children Abused By CBP
A new report says there was widespread abuse of immigrant children detained by U.S. Customs and Border Protection during President Barack Obama’s administration. CBP says the accusations are false.
May. 23, 2018
Tempe Partners With ASU To Detect Drugs In Wastewater
The Tempe City Council has partnered with Arizona State University’s Biodesign Institute to map drug use by studying a kind of citywide stool sample.
May. 23, 2018
FSA Urges Dairy To Apply For Subsidy Program
The Margin Protection Program, from the 2014 Farm Bill, was supposed to end this year, but was revised and reapproved in the Budget Act.
May. 23, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Why Effective Negotiation Sometimes Requires Being Rude
Negotiation is a complicated process. In this episode of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about some psychological elements that can make it a little easier.
May. 23, 2018
The Takeaway: Primaries Sweep First Black Female Nominee to Governor
In Georgia, that wing of the Democratic party claimed victory by launching to the ballot Stacey Abrams, the first black, female nominee for governor in United States history.
May. 23, 2018
The Takeaway: McDonald
On Tuesday, 10 women who have worked at McDonald's locations across nine U.S. cities lodged sexual harassment complaints against the company. One of the complaints comes from a woman as young as 15.
May. 23, 2018
Planned Parenthood AZ Speaks Out Against Trump Gag Order
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona and other groups are speaking out against the Trump administration’s plan to revise Title X regulations.
May. 23, 2018
Relationship Between Hollywood, China Strengthens
Though there have been stops and starts in the past, the relationship between Hollywood and China seems to be strengthening.
May. 23, 2018
New Research Will Study Link Between Stress And Pain
We all have stress in our lives, but we all handle it differently. Research has shown that for people who haven’t been injured in some way, stress is the most common cause of pain.
May. 23, 2018
How Pending Shakeup On Council Could Affect Phoenix
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton led his last city council meeting last night before resigning his office next week to run for Congress.
May. 23, 2018
Commission Looks To Empower Women With Forum
On Tuesday, the city of Phoenix hosted a community forum under the theme "Women Empowering Women." But after the forum is over, what can be done to address challenges and increase opportunities for women in this community?
May. 23, 2018
CityHealth Report: Phoenix Gets No Medals
If city health policies were an Olympic event, Phoenix, Mesa and Tucson would miss the podium, according to a new report.
May. 23, 2018
Democrats, Education Leaders Aim At Helping Public Schools
Arizona teachers have been back in the classroom for weeks now, but the effects of their 6-day walkout are still being felt in our nation’s capital.
May. 23, 2018
NFL Officially Announces Super Bowl LVII For Arizona In 2023
The National Football League officially announced Wednesday morning that Super Bowl LVII will be held in Arizona in 2023.
May. 23, 2018
Tighter Security This Year At Newly Renamed Phoenix Comic Fest
Comic book revelers heading to Convention Center this weekend will notice the name and security changes at Phoenix Comic Fest.
May. 23, 2018
Phoenix Adopts $4.4 Billion Budget
The Phoenix City Council approved a new city budget for the upcoming fiscal year last evening. The nearly $4.5 billion plan includes money for public safety, trying to help the city’s homeless population and libraries among many other things.
May. 23, 2018
Uber Shutting Down Self-Driving Operations In Arizona
Operations had been suspended since March after one of the company's self-driving Uvehicles hit and killed a 49-year-old woman in Tempe.
May. 23, 2018
Forest Closures Hit Coconino And Gila Counties
Due to extreme fire risk, state-owned and managed lands in Coconino and Gila counties will be closed until further notice.
May. 23, 2018

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