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It is now up to Gov. Doug Ducey to decide whether Arizona women will be asked why they want an abortion.
Apr. 12, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey’s plan is set to be debated in the House and Senate but is not exactly what he’d originally proposed.
Apr. 12, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's school safety plan is changing shape in a number of ways. Under his proposal, judges can still take someone's gun away during a 24 hour period while they're being evaluated as a possible threat.
Apr. 12, 2018
Windy days and a lack of rain may be to blame for a spike in valley fever cases in Arizona.
Apr. 12, 2018
A bill currently working its way through the Arizona Legislature could impact how archaeological evaluations are conducted on state lands and it may conflict with state and federal laws already on the books.
Apr. 12, 2018
For educators working multiple jobs, teaching means more than a paycheck. But without feeling heard, teachers are looking for any way to get lawmakers’ attention, even if that means eventually walking out.
‘This Was Our Moment:’ AZ Rallies For Education Funding
Apr. 11, 2018
Maryvale was the site of a Phoenix City Council hearing Wednesday night — and there was sharp disagreement on how to spend city dollars.
Apr. 11, 2018
The head of the Arizona National Guard unveiled details Wednesday on how soldiers will provide support to federal agents at the border.
Apr. 11, 2018
Teacher pay is dominating the conversation right now in Arizona. But, teaching is one of Arizona's many professions in which workers earn lower wages compared to other states.
Apr. 11, 2018
An encounter between Mexican and American officials will take place as tensions have increased over trade disputes and the caravan of Central American immigrant activists heading for the U.S.-Mexico border.
Apr. 11, 2018
Republican Debbie Lesko, running for Congress in Arizona's 8th Congressional district, said Republicans will keep the House majority "no matter who is speaker."
Apr. 11, 2018
Tina Tamboer knows Phoenix real estate. So when a New York based company she had never heard of before started buying hundreds of homes in the Valley, she took notice.
Apr. 11, 2018
Bats are dying across North America from a fungal infection called White Nose Syndrome.
Apr. 11, 2018
If you’re someone who looks forward to knowing exactly how certain automakers are faring on a month to month basis, then you won’t be pleased with General Motors’ decision to stop reporting monthly sales numbers, as GM is moving to a quarterly system instead.
Apr. 11, 2018
Governor Doug Ducey has sent more than 300 Arizona National Guard troops to the southern border as part of the president’s plan to counter what he says is a rise in illegal border crossings and drug trafficking. Many have praised that decision, but some Democrats in the state legislature are not.
Apr. 11, 2018
At least 1,000 schools in the Valley planned to participate in a “walk-in” demonstration to show support for public education and demand more funding from Arizona leaders. “The moment came and this was our moment,” said Pinnacle High School English teacher Monica Flint. “We’re here, we’re not ready to give up or give in.”
Apr. 11, 2018
Tucson Teachers Join Arizona Protests In Wednesday Walk-In
Teachers at Tucson High linked arms this morning and walked into the school as one, joining thousands of teachers in Arizona who continue to demand higher pay.
Apr. 11, 2018
The Takeaway: 50 Years After Fair Housing Act, Discrimination Persists
On April 11, 1968, president Lyndon Johnson signed the Fair Housing Act to ban discrimination in the sale and the rental of housing in the U.S. But that action may not have brought as much lasting change as its authors intended.
Apr. 11, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: The Psychology Of Disappointment
There are many reasons we might not be happy with the decisions we make, but it turns out not many of them have to do with the actual choice. In this edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about the psychology of disappointment.
Apr. 11, 2018
More than 780 children died in Arizona in 2016. Firearms accounted for 36 of those deaths — an increase from the 28 deaths in 2015.
Apr. 11, 2018

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