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Scientists Try To Save Seven Southwest Species
Conservationists plan to sue the federal government over seven of the Southwest’s scaly and slimy creatures.
Jan. 20, 2014
Bill Requires Judges Approval
An Arizona lawmaker wants to require a judge’s approval for the release of autopsy photos and videos.
Jan. 20, 2014
Sirven: Do Multivitamin Supplements Really Work?
Sometimes medical doctors are just like you and me. They make decisions about their own health that do not always add up, scientifically speaking.
Jan. 20, 2014
 Arizona Same-Sex Couples Challenge Laws
Across the country the legal landscape for same-sex marriage is changing, and fast. In the Southwest in recent weeks, courts in New Mexico and Utah have delivered victories to gay marriage proponents. Now in neighboring Arizona, some gay and lesbian couples are challenging their state’s definition of marriage.
Jan. 18, 2014
Safety Experts Recommend New Test
Safety experts in Phoenix on Friday recommended changes to the way football helmets are tested. The national committee that sets helmet safety standards for all levels of play was in town for its biannual conference.
Jan. 17, 2014
New Downtown Phoenix Studios
About a mile east of the proposed Grant Park development, workers on Thursday were putting the finishing touches on another project, this one turning an old warehouse into studio space.
Jan. 17, 2014
Fitness Meets Fight Club
The first rule of Rush Club is, well, you are actually allowed to talk about Rush Club. In fact, a lot of people are talking about it.
Jan. 17, 2014
Ads Targeting Congressional Candidates Begin
The general election is 10 months away, and primaries will not be here for at least six months, but ads touting or criticizing Congressional candidates have already started.
Jan. 17, 2014
Challenges Continue In Merger
American Airlines and US Airways have started selling tickets for the other airline’s flights. It only applies to certain routes, including hub and international flights and some of their East Coast shuttles.
Jan. 17, 2014
River Clean Up
It is time again for the annual Lower Salt River Clean Up. A crew of volunteers will be clearing the riverbed north of Mesa on Saturday morning.
Jan. 17, 2014
Arizona Follows Other States Lead
In her State of the State address on Monday, Gov. Jan Brewer announced she had started the process of separating Child Protective Services from the Department of Economic Security.
Jan. 17, 2014
Brewer Reveals Budget Proposal
Gov. Jan Brewer unveiled her budget proposal Friday afternoon for the upcoming fiscal year.
Jan. 17, 2014
The Future Of Funding Biosciences
Not all that long ago, during a previous gubernatorial administration, the business community and many state lawmakers were enthusiastic about the future of biosciences.
Jan. 17, 2014
Relief May Be Coming In Arizona Judicial Shortage
Arizona has 13 federal judges, well at least thirteen judgeships, but only seven are currently filled.
Jan. 17, 2014
Shawna Fordes Death Sentence Upheld
The Arizona Supreme Court upheld the murder conviction of a high-profile border activist accused of killing an Arizona father and daughter.
Jan. 17, 2014
Did You Know: Hall of Flame Museum
Arizona is home to nearly 200 museums, but there is one in the Valley that may spark your interest.
Jan. 17, 2014
Original High School Musical Tackles Bullying
Many high school musicals sound a lot like...well, the movie "High School Musical," but not at Arcadia High School.
Jan. 17, 2014
 Drone Testing Begins In Texas
A university research team in Texas was one of six teams selected by the FAA recently to begin testing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles — otherwise known as drones. The main focus of the testing is to work out safety and communication issues, and huge chunks of Texas have been designated as potential testing sites. But some parts of the state are not keen on the idea.
Jan. 17, 2014
Judge Selects Monitor To Oversee MCSO
A federal judge has picked a monitor to make sure the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office follows through on court ordered changes ordered by the court.
Jan. 17, 2014
BLM Approves Transmission Line Over Land
The Bureau of Land Management has granted a right-of-way across its land in northern Maricopa County for a proposed high-voltage transmission line.
Jan. 17, 2014

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