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No scheduled closures on Phoenix-area freeways for third consecutive weekend

Phoenix-area drivers won't have to worry about closures on freeways for a third straight weekend as there are no scheduled projects.
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Charles Barkley happy for Brittney Griner's Russia release, feels for still-imprisoned Paul Whelan

Charles Barkley is happy fellow Valley basketball icon Brittney Griner was released from Russia in a prisoner swap, but feels for Paul Whelan.
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Mesa police investigating homicide after man found killed in his boot repair shop

Mesa police are investigating the death of a man after he was found killed inside his boot repair business on Tuesday.
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Silver Alert issued for 44-year-old woman with cognitive issues last seen in Phoenix

A Silver Alert was issued Thursday for a 44-year-old woman with a cognitive delay who was last seen in Phoenix on Sunday.
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West Valley elementary school children evaluated after becoming ill following field trip

Twenty elementary school students in Sun City grew ill on Thursday after returning from a field trip, authorities said.
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1 dead after argument leads to gunfire in downtown Phoenix

A man is dead after an argument escalated into gunfire in downtown Phoenix on Wednesday evening, authorities said.

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Former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer not interested in state GOP chair role

Former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said she has been pursued as a potential successor to Kelli Ward as Arizona GOP chair, but she's not interested in the job.
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Special counsel investigating Trump sends subpoena to Valley elections officials

A federal investigator wants know what Donald Trump and his surrogates said to Maricopa County elections officials before and after the 2020 election.
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Arizona Sec. of State Katie Hobbs gets recount process started for 3 races

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs got the state-mandated recount process started Monday by filing documents with the state court system.
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Arizona certifies 2022 election, setting stage for lawsuits, recounts

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs certified the state's 2022 general election Monday, but it doesn’t close the books on the midterms.
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Watch: Arizona officials hold statewide canvass to certify election results

Arizona's statewide canvass to certify the Nov. 8 general election results is scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday.
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Hobbs' office wants Brnovich to investigate Cochise County GOP officials

The Arizona Secretary of State’s Office wants the attorney general to investigate whether Cochise County officials broke the law by delaying their election canvass.

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By the numbers: Arizona Coyotes return home after 14-game road trip

The Arizona Coyotes return home to Mullet Arena for the first time since Nov. 3 after wrapping up an NHL-record tying 14-game road trip.
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Mercury will respect Brittney Griner’s process of recovery, Nygaard says

Phoenix Mercury coach Vanessa Nygaard said Brittney Griner's freedom has lifted the spirits of her team after a challenging emotional season.
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Report: Diamondbacks eyeing vet INFs Evan Longoria, Justin Turner

The Arizona Diamondbacks reportedly are eyeing a few veteran righties as options at third base: Evan Longoria and Justin Turner.
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Mercury star Brittney Griner back in US after Russian prisoner swap

Brittney Griner returned to the United States early Friday, nearly 10 months after the basketball star’s detention in Russia.
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House report: Snyder had role in ‘toxic’ Commanders culture

The Washington Commanders created a “toxic work culture” for more than two decades, according to a report published Thursday.
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Arizona State QB Emory Jones expected to enter transfer portal

Arizona State quarterback Emory Jones is expected to enter the transfer portal, according to Arizona Sports' John Gambadoro.

Arizona Business

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Flexible workspace company Expansive opens 20,000-square-foot downtown Mesa location

Chicago-based Flexible workspace company Expansive has taken over a 20,000-square-foot location in downtown Mesa.
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Pedal Haus Brewery takes over event space operations on Roosevelt Row

Pedal Haus Brewery is expanding its scope by taking over event space operations in downtown Phoenix’s Roosevelt Row district.
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Taiwan chipmaker TSMC to build second Arizona facility, increase investment to $40 billion

TSMC announced Tuesday it will build a second facility in the state and increase its investment to $40 billion.
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Houston restaurant to open first Arizona location in Scottsdale

Federal American Grill, a restaurant concept based in Houston, will open its first Arizona location in Scottsdale in the coming weeks.
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Growing Asian District in Mesa budding with enthusiasm for restaurants, shops, diversity

The Asian District in Mesa has come to life with enthusiasm for its restaurants, grocers and variety of other businesses.
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Mediterranean rooftop restaurant coming to Phoenix's Global Ambassador hotel

Sam Fox announced that Theà Mediterranean Rooftop will be one of five original restaurants at his first hotel project, The Global Ambassador.

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State health officials urge Arizonans to take COVID booster, flu shot before holidays

With flu season here and an uptick in COVID-19 cases, Arizona health officials encourage people to take precautions ahead of the holidays.
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Arizona Gov.-elect Katie Hobbs speaks on abortion, border, special sessions

Arizona Gov.-elect Katie Hobbs spoke on abortion, border issues and special sessions during an exclusive interview Wednesday.
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Health official offers Thanksgiving food preparation and safety tips

A registered dietitian and nutritionist with the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix said there are a number of steps you can take to have a safe and healthy meal this Thanksgiving.
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Doctors are repurposing remedies as knowledge about long-term COVID is minimal

As Americans try to put COVID-19 behind them, doctors are shifting their focus to those who never fully recovered from the disease.
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Banner Health in Arizona begins visitor restrictions at hospitals

Visitor restrictions were implemented across all Banner Health hospitals in Arizona on Monday in response to rising flu and respiratory virus activity.
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Abrazo Arrowhead Campus in Glendale plans $14M intensive care nursery expansion

A West Valley hospital announced Tuesday a $14 million expansion of its intensive care nursery is underway.

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Arizona Gov. Ducey called on to keep promise, address school spending cap

Some say Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has failed to keep his promise to call a special session so they can vote to lift the school spending cap.
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UArizona to lead study to reduce risk of cancer in firefighters

Two Arizona universities are parterning on a study to reduce the risk of cancer in firefighters after receiving a $4 million grant.
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Biden extends student loan pause amid lawsuit

President Joe Biden announced that his administration will extend the pause on federal student loan payments amid lawsuits.

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Celine Dion cancels shows because of stiff person syndrome

Celine Dion has put a halt on all performing after being diagnosed with a rare neurological disorder. In an emotional video messages posted in French and English on Thursday on Instagram, Dion said stiff person syndrome was causing spasms that affect her ability to walk and sing. “Unfortunately, the spasms affect every aspect of my […]
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Arizona politicians react to news of Phoenix WNBA star Brittney Griner's release

News of Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner’s release from a Russian prison was welcomed by political leaders in Arizona.
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House sends bill protecting same-sex, interracial marriages to Biden

The bill requires all states to recognize legal marriages regardless of “sex, race, ethnicity or national origin.”
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Congress set to rescind COVID-19 vaccine mandate for troops

WASHINGTON (AP) — The COVID-19 vaccine mandate for members of the U.S. military would be rescinded under the annual defense bill heading for a vote this week in Congress, ending a directive that helped ensure the vast majority of troops were vaccinated but also raised concerns that it harmed recruitment and retention. Republicans, emboldened by […]
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Justices skeptical of elections case that could alter voting

WASHINGTON (AP) — At least six Supreme Court justices sound skeptical of making a broad ruling that would leave state legislatures virtually unchecked when making rules for elections for Congress and the presidency. In arguments Wednesday, both liberal and conservative members of the high court appeared to take issue with the main thrust of a […]
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Ferrero buys Blue Bunny ice cream maker Wells Enterprises

Italian confectioner Ferrero said Wednesday it is acquiring Wells Enterprises, one of the largest U.S. ice cream makers, in a deal that will broaden both companies’ offerings. Wells, a 100-year-old family-owned company based in Le Mars, Iowa, makes Blue Bunny, Halo Top and other brands. It employs 4,000 people and produces more than 200 million […]
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Taiwan chipmaker TSMC to build second Arizona facility, increase investment to $40 billion

TSMC announced Tuesday it will build a second facility in the state and increase its investment to $40 billion.
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Arizona awarded $1.1 million from Google over misleading phone ads

Arizona will receive over $1 million dollars as part of a settlement with Google and a national media corporation over misleading radio ads.
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These are the top 5 signs you need a new laptop

Let’s look at the clear-cut signs buying a new laptop is in your immediate future.

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