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New Arizona Law Allows Traffic School For Tickets Every 12 Months
Arizona motorists are soon going to have twice as many chances to get out of their speeding tickets.
April 14, 2015
Ducey Vetoes Arizona Bill Funding Predictive Policing Program
Gov. Doug Ducey has vetoed a bill allotting more than $1 million to implement a pilot program to predict where and when crime will happen.
April 14, 2015
Boquillas 2 Years Later: Economy Rebuild Garners Binational Support
A border crossing that's seen as part of a template to rescue damaged, rural economies along the Rio Grande has marked its second anniversary.
April 14, 2015
Arizona Naturopathic Doctors Face New Rules For Medical Marijuana Certificates
Republican Sen. Kimberley Yee of Phoenix sponsored the provision as a means to increase accountability for naturopaths issuing medical marijuana certificates.
April 14, 2015
Banner Healths New Headquarters May Give Boost To Midtown Phoenix
Banner Health’s corporate headquarters in Phoenix is busting at the seams after a year of growth, and the state’s largest hospital system now is eying a bigger space in midtown Phoenix.
April 14, 2015
Uber Wont Confirm Global Command Center Announced By Phoenix Mayor
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton announced last week that Uber is planning to open what he called a global command center in Phoenix. But officials with Uber won’t confirm that statement.
April 14, 2015
VA Whistleblowers Testify About Retaliation
One year after whistleblowers at the Phoenix VA went public about of delays in patient care, the House Committee on Veterans affairs is inquiring into whistleblower retaliations. Three whistleblowers testified about how they were treated after coming forward with the accusations of misconduct.
April 13, 2015
Most Arizonans File Taxes Online
The majority of Arizona taxpayers are choosing to file their returns online this year.
April 13, 2015
ASU President Michael  Crow Sets Lofty Graduation Rate
The incoming graduating class of 2019 at Arizona State is expected to be larger to meet a goal set by President Michael Crow.
April 13, 2015
Flagstaff Groups Lawsuit Challenges Arizona Minimum Wage
A new lawsuit by a Flagstaff group could pave the way to Arizona cities adopting their own "living wage" laws.
April 13, 2015
Border Pipelines Face Opposition On Both Sides Of Rio Grande
Mexico's Comisión Federal de Electricidad, its federal electricity commission, has awarded a contract to a group of Texas companies to build two pipelines, including a 143 mile natural-gas pipeline from the energy-rich Permian Basin of west Texas to the border with Mexico.
April 13, 2015
First Fire Weather Watch Issued For South Central Arizona
Meteorologists said a forecast of 25-mph winds and humidity levels as low as 5 percent this week led to the watch.
April 13, 2015
Sheriff Joe Arpaio Repeats Request To Cancel Upcoming Contempt Hearing
Lawyers for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio are asking a federal judge for a second time to cancel a four-day civil contempt of court hearing against the sheriff and four other officers.
April 13, 2015
US House VA Committee To Hold Hearing On Whistleblower Retaliation
Multiple Phoenix VA employees came forward last year which led to a nationwide scandal about delays in patient care.
April 13, 2015
New Section Of Hatcher Road A Model Of Phoenixs Complete Street Project
There’s a new look to an old street in North Phoenix. Last July, the Phoenix City Council adopted two ordinances intended to change the way streets are designed and constructed.
April 13, 2015
Central, PHX: Northern Avenue To North Mountain
Over the past few weeks, we’ve been road tripping up Central Avenue in our series “Central, PHX.” We started at South Mountain and made our way through Downtown, Midtown and North Central. And now we find ourselves at the end of the road. Literally.
April 10, 2015
New Documentary Explores The Lives Of Homeless Students In Chicago
Homelessness is an issue that knows no bounds. It affects all races and age groups. But homelessness can be especially tough for young people trying to make it through school.
April 10, 2015
Controvery Over Water Use For New Development Project In Benson
A proposed development in the city of Benson about 45 miles southeast of Tucson is generating some controversy over its projected water use.
April 10, 2015
Heard Museum Celebrates 14th Annual Katsina Doll Marketplace
The Heard Museum in Phoenix is hosting its 14th annual Katsina Doll Marketplace tomorrow. About 140 carvers will show and sell their Katsinas.
April 10, 2015
DeSoto Central Market Opens On Roosevelt Row In Phoenix
Roosevelt Row gets a new tenant tomorrow. DeSoto Central Market will be opening up on Central and Roosevelt.
April 10, 2015

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