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FactCheck: Sanders’ false income claim

Sen. Bernie Sanders falsely claimed that “Mom is working, Dad is working, and the kids are working, and yet together they’re bringing in less disposable income today than a family did with one breadwinner 40 years ago.” ... Read more»1

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8 places to celebrate with mom this Sunday

A round-up of Mother's Day events happening this Sunday.... Read more»

Tail-waggers of the week: Brock & Angie

Meet Brock and Angie, a couple of the many great companions available from our local animal rescue groups.... Read more»

Book takes intimate look at 19 Hotshots who died battling Yarnell Hill Fire

A new book, The Fire Line, tells the story of how 19 men lived, and how they died in the Yarnell Hill Fire.... Read more»

Navy Seal from Az killed by ISIS in Iraq

A 31-year-old Navy Seal who grew up in the Phoenix area is dead following an ISIS attack in Iraq, where he was assisting Kurdish forces. Charlie Keating IV was the grandson of financier Charles Keating.... Read more»

Poor Arizona kids struggle more with asthma

Children in the state’s lower-income urban communities suffer more serious bouts of asthma caused by dirty air and other pollutants – despite decades of state and local monitoring and repeated concerns that air in their neighborhoods is dangerous to their health.... Read more»

Missing woman found dead on NE Side

A woman with short-term memory loss who required 24-hour care has been found dead, after going missing from her home near Sabino and Sunrise earlier Tuesday.... Read more»1

Az researchers look to dogs to advance cancer treatments

One out of every three dogs is affected by cancer and of those, more than half of them will die from the disease. And treating cancer isn’t cheap. Treatments can include chemotherapy, surgery and radiation – with costs ranging from hundreds to thousands of dollars.... Read more»

Navajo rugs: Weaving a story of the Diné people

The stories of the Navajo Nation, the Diné people, are woven into tapestries and rugs by the women and men who know the secrets, who have been taught the sacred songs and prayers that go with the weaving.... Read more»

Guest opinion

Rios: Why is Ducey removing roadside memorials?

From Pinal County Supervisor Pete Rios: Gov. Doug Ducey's administration and the Department of Transportation have commenced removing memorial crosses and religious markers from the side of state highways. Most families of the deceased consider these memorial sites sacred and holy.... Read more»4

Tail-waggers of the week: Ghost & Tiki

Meet Ghost and Tiki, a couple of the cutest little companions available from our local animal rescue groups.... Read more»

Will Covered California sell health insurance to the undocumented?

California legislators are attempting to clear the way for undocumented immigrants to buy health insurance through the state’s insurance exchange — potentially setting a national precedent. The fusion of illegal immigration and the Affordable Care Act, two of the most highly charged elements on the periodic table of U.S. politics, could engender a combustible reaction.... Read more»

Tail-waggers of the week: Miss Callie & Pepper

Meet Miss Callie and Pepper, a couple of the many great companions available from our local animal rescue groups.... Read more»

Tribute to jazz great Mingus swings into Nogales hometown

Did you know that one of the most important figures in 20th century American music was born in Nogales? A festival this weekend will honor innovative jazz bassist, bandleader and composer Charles Mingus. ... Read more»

Texas tells Supreme Court state has right to stop immigration action

The state of Texas’ final and most important argument against President Obama’s immigration plan was interrupted just seconds after it began on Monday by one of the more liberal justices on the U.S. Supreme Court.... Read more»

Thousands rally as high court hears deferred action case

Arizonans were among the thousands who rallied outside the Supreme Court Monday as justices considered a challenge by 26 states, including Arizona, to the Obama administration’s deferred deportation policies.... Read more»

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