Hundreds of people marched through downtown Phoenix to the state’s Capitol on Friday afternoon to demand action to mitigate climate change. “It’s really about revitalizing our community,” said Arizona Youth Climate Strike co-leader Aditi Narayanan, a senior at charter school Basis Phoenix.
Three days after the city of Phoenix began allowing electric scooters to operate downtown as part of a six-month pilot program, two of the three companies have removed all their scooters. As of Saturday afternoon, all Bird and Lime scooters have been collected from the streets.

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Ducey Open To Compensation For College Athletes — But Not Like In CA
Gov. Doug Ducey said Friday that he's open to some form of compensation for college athletes — but nothing like the bill approved by California lawmakers.
DHS Investigating Salmonella Outbreak At Women’s Prison
The Arizona Department of Health Services is investigating a suspected salmonella outbreak at the state women’s prison. DHS says it is working with the Department of Corrections to investigate a suspected salmonella outbreak at the Perryville prison in Goodyear.
Gosar, Gallego Weigh In On Trump Whistleblower Allegations
Two Arizona representatives have weighted in on the whistleblower allegations about President Trump's potentially illegal promise to a foreign leader.
Judge Rules Against Hezron Parks In Tempe Fire Captain Murder
Regardless of whether the juror was coerced, Judge George Foster has ruled the defendant must be sentenced before they can ask for a new trial.
Vandals Contaminate Animal Water Supply With Fuel In Northern Arizona
A water catchment located about 15 miles east of Flagstaff and used by wildlife has been contaminated with fuel. Arizona Game & Fish department spokesperson Nathan Gonzalez said the incident, which occurred around Sept. 15, was discovered by members of partner organizations who routinely check on water supplies.

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'Fleabag' And 'Game Of Thrones' Win Big At The Emmys
Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Fleabag and the departing Game of Thrones both came up big Sunday night, as did Chernobyl and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
British Oil Tanker Seized By Iran Will Be Released Soon, Iranian Official Says
The Stena Impero was detained by Iran's Revolutionary Guards in the Strait of Hormuz on July 19 for alleged marine violations. Iranian maritime officials have given no set date for its release.
Hundreds Attend Funeral For Pizol, A Disappearing Glacier
On Sunday, more than 200 people paid their respects at a ceremony to mark the "death" of the glacier in the Swiss Alps. Researchers say it's disappearing due to rising temperatures.
Democrats Intensify Calls For Potential Impeachment Over Whistleblower Complaint
Meanwhile, President Trump and his allies say he has committed no wrongdoing in his communications with the leader of Ukraine.
3 Are Dead And 4 Hospitalized From Drug Overdoses, Pittsburgh Police Say
All the victims were wearing orange wristbands and are believed to have attended the same event Saturday night, but authorities say they overdosed afterward at a private residence.