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NPS OKs Grand Canyon Pipeline Project
The National Park Service on Wednesday gave the green light to replace a critical transcanyon pipeline at the Grand Canyon.
May. 8, 2019
Navajo Sign National Research Agreement
The Navajo Nation has signed the first tribal data-sharing agreement for nationwide research. The agreement allows for Johns Hopkins University and other researchers to build a large-scale database.
May. 8, 2019
AMLO Blames U.S. Political Interests For Tomato Crisis
Trade tensions between Mexico and the U.S. are currently centered in one of the quintessential ingredients of BLT sandwiches, salsas and Italian-American food: tomatoes. While the U.S. imposes a tariff on this Mexican produce, the president of Mexico speaks up, accusing electoral interests in the U.S.
May. 8, 2019
AZ House Passes Requirements for Signature Gatherers
Republican in the Arizona House passed a bill to set more regulations for people who collect signatures for ballot measures.
May. 8, 2019
First Responders Change How They Treat Brain Injuries
First responders across the state are changing how they react to a traumatic brain injury. The Excellence in Prehospital Injury Care protocol teaches first responders how to start treating a TBI on the scene.
May. 8, 2019
The Takeaway: Treasury Secretary Refuses Congressional Request To Hand Over Trump
On Monday, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin defied a request from House Democrats to deliver President Trump’s tax returns. In his letter to the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, Mnuchin said the request lacked a “legitimate legislative purpose” and that he could not authorize the release as a result.
May. 8, 2019
Officer Stabbed At Embattled Buckeye Prison
A correctional officer was attacked Wednesday at a state prison. It’s the latest incident at a facility that’s been plagued with security issues.
May. 8, 2019
Arizona Gov. Ducey Signs Adult Changing Table Bill Into Law
After an uphill battle, moms from the advocacy group Dignified Changes are celebrating. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill into law that requires some new or renovated public buildings to install at least one adult changing table.
May. 8, 2019
The AZ Legislature Is Considering 2 Vape Restriction Bills
On Tuesday, state senators approved restrictions on vaping — different restrictions than the ones being backed by key House members. That body is considering an industry-backed bill.
May. 8, 2019
Lisa Ling Discusses Her Career Among Countercultures
You might know Lisa Ling best for her work on CNN’s "This is Life" where she has embedded in communities and countercultures around the country for five seasons. Or maybe you remember her from ABC’s The View. Or maybe, you grew up watching her on Channel One News in high school every morning.
May. 8, 2019
Phoenix City Council Elections: Carlos Garcia
The Phoenix City Council is in the midst of a shakeup more than a month after Kate Gallegowas sworn in as the city’s new mayor.
May. 8, 2019
Migration Policy Institute Highlights Key Border Issues
The Trump Administration has made border enforcement the centerpiece of its approach to immigration policy. Rhetoric related to a new or reinforced wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and harsher policies on Central American migrants has been a huge part of the focus.
May. 8, 2019
Cool, Rainy Arizona Weather Keeps Heat At Bay
Raindrops continue to fall here in Phoenix despite the season.
May. 8, 2019
We May Be Seeing The Next Evolution Of U.S. Politics
The U.S. electoral system — whether intentionally or not — has ended up being dominated by two political parties: Democrats and Republicans. But we’re seeing signs that the makeup of those parties and what they stand for could be changing.
May. 8, 2019
Arizona Democrats Are Ready To Pass Governor Budget
Democratic lawmakers said they are ready to pass the Governor’s budget, with certain revisions.
May. 8, 2019
UA Adds Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
The University of Arizona has introduced a graduate program to answer questions about the link between DNA and health.
May. 8, 2019
Rep. Longdon: Phoenix Can Do More On Mental Health Issues
State Rep. Jennifer Longdon, a longtime disability and mental health advocate, says Phoenix can do much more to address mental health and reduce police shootings.
May. 8, 2019
Waymo Gives Lyft Riders Access To Self-Driving Cars
Ten Waymo driverless cars are being deployed in the Metro Phoenix area, and Lyft users have a chance to test them out.
May. 8, 2019
Lawmakers Kill Bill That Would Allow Some Sex Offenders To Bypass Registry
A group of Arizona lawmakers have called it morally wrong to push ahead with legal relief for individuals convicted of certain sex crimes while refusing to do the same for victims.
May. 8, 2019
AG Has Powerful Support In Fight Against California Business Tax
Arizona's Attorney General Mark Brnovich has some powerful allies on his side as he filed new legal briefs this week against the state of California for what he sees as illegal taxation.
May. 8, 2019

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