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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signs $18 billion budget for 2023 fiscal year

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At least 46 people were found dead inside a tractor-trailer at the southern border. Are these deaths a result of President Biden's open border policies?

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Arizona News

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Phoenix police shoot armed suspect near 52nd Street and Thomas Road

Phoenix police shot and critically wounded a man they said pointed a gun at them during a confrontation Monday evening.
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1 killed at Goodyear home; police search for suspect

Police are searching for a suspect who fled the scene of a homicide at a Goodyear home early Tuesday.
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Grand Canyon National Park tourism generated $710 million for local economy in 2021

Tourism in Grand Canyon National Park brought in $710 million for the local economy in 2021, according to a report released Monday.
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UArizona offers free tuition for Native American undergraduate students

The University of Arizona is making undergraduate education free for Native American students at the Tucson campus.
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AAA Arizona expects Fourth of July travel to return to near pre-pandemic levels

AAA Arizona expects travel over the Fourth of July holiday to return to near pre-pandemic levels this year, despite high prices at the pump.
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Landlords asked to help solve homelessness through new Maricopa County initiative

The number of people experiencing homelessness is rising in Maricopa County, and with it the need for affordable housing. Enter Threshold, which intends to change the housing dynamic by inviting landlords to be part of the solution.

Arizona Health

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Democratic Arizona gubernatorial Hobbs vows to protect women, providers following abortion ruling

Hours after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ending almost 50 years of constitutional protections for abortions, Arizona candidate for governor Katie Hobbs vowed to protect women and health care providers if elected in this November's election.
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Scottsdale Community College launching new pharmacy tech training program

Scottsdale Community College announced this week the launch of a pharmacy technician training program.
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Women's health providers in Arizona halting abortions following Supreme Court ruling

Some women's health providers in Arizona are halting abortions following Friday's Supreme Court ruling that stripped away constitutional protections for women and left decisions on their legality to the states.
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Advocates spotlight hidden struggles of young caregivers

As America grows older, more people are becoming caregivers to a loved one in need – including young people thrust into a role for which they have little training or support.
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Vitalant puts out a call for Phoenix-area donors to address critical blood shortage

With supplies low and hundreds of appointments across metro Phoenix unfilled, Vitalant put out a call Tuesday for donors to address a critical blood shortage.
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Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers to begin work on new Goodyear facility

Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers announced Monday the groundbreaking of its new health care facility in Goodyear. 

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Lovullo: D-backs looking for more stability in starting rotation with Dallas Keuchel

Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel will remain in the rotation with Arizona looking for more stability.
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Suns’ Ayton becomes 2nd No. 1 pick to hit restricted free agency since 1985

The Suns' Deandre Ayton became the second No. 1 overall pick to hit restricted free agency since the birth of the NBA draft lottery in 1985.
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LIV Golf faces hurdles in applying for world ranking points

The OWGR handbook says the board can admit or reject any new tour regardless of compliance and change criteria at its discretion.
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Mercury’s Skylar Diggins-Smith a reserve for 2022 WNBA All-Star Game

Phoenix Mercury guard Skylar Diggins-Smith was named as a reserve for the 2022 WNBA All-Star Game, the league announced Tuesday.
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ESPN’s McDaniel: D-backs OF Alek Thomas’ ‘stock up’ in rookie ranking

The D-backs' Alek Thomas and Geraldo Perdomo cracked ESPN analyst Kiley McDaniel's rookie rankings published on Thursday.
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Former Phoenix Mercury C Tina Charles signs with Seattle Storm

Former Mercury center Tina Charles has signed on with the Storm for the remainder of the season following her contract divorce with Phoenix.

Arizona Business

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Grand Canyon National Park tourism generated $710 million for local economy in 2021

Tourism in Grand Canyon National Park brought in $710 million for the local economy in 2021, according to a report released Monday.
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The Rose Garden cocktail lounge coming to US Bank Center in Phoenix

A new cocktail lounge will be opening in downtown Phoenix in the US Bank Building at the corner of Monroe Street and First Avenue.
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Developer chosen for P83 project near Peoria Sports Complex

The city of Peoria announced a partnership with Common Bond Development Group to redevelop an area near the Peoria Sports Complex.
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Phoenix café closing to make way for affordable housing apartment complex

A Phoenix café serving visitors for over eight years is closing shop and making way for an affordable housing apartment complex.
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Kevin Stone

Mixed-use project near State Farm Stadium dubbed 'District at Sportsman’s Park, Glendale'

A planned mixed-used development in the shadow of State Farm Stadium will be known as “District at Sportsman’s Park, Glendale.”
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Danny Shapiro

Phoenix gas station owner unsure how long he can keep price at $4.99 a gallon

A Phoenix gas station owner who has been thrust into the spotlight for his decision to keep gas prices at $4.99 a gallon isn't sure how much longer that will last.

United States

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California budget won't cover out-of-state abortion travel

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — While Gov. Gavin Newsom has pledged to make California a sanctuary for women seeking abortions, his administration won’t spend public money to help people from other states travel to California for the procedure. Newsom’s decision, included in a budget agreement reached over the weekend, surprised abortion advocates who have been working […]
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Maria Ressa: Philippines affirms news site shutdown order

HONOLULU (AP) — Filipino journalist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa announced in a speech in Hawaii Tuesday that the Philippine government is affirming a previous order to shut down Rappler, the news website she co-founded, which has gained notoriety for its reporting of President Rodrigo Duterte’s bloody crackdown on illegal drugs. The Philippines’ […]
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NYC mayor: Investigate Giuliani for 'false' slap claim

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Eric Adams suggested Tuesday that former Mayor Rudy Giuliani be investigated for filing a false police report for claiming he was assaulted by a heckler who clapped him on the back Sunday at a Staten Island grocery store. “Someone needs to remind former Mayor Giuliani that falsely […]
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Trump painted in testimony as volatile, angry president

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump learned his attorney general had publicly rejected his election fraud claims, he heaved his lunch at the wall with such force the porcelain plate shattered and ketchup streamed down. On the morning of Jan. 6, 2021, consumed by crowd size concerns, he directed staff to remove metal detectors […]
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US officials announce more steps against monkeypox outbreak

NEW YORK (AP) — Reacting to a surprising and growing monkeypox outbreak, U.S. health officials on Tuesday expanded the group of people recommended to get vaccinated against the monkeypox virus. They also said they are providing more monkeypox vaccine, working to expand testing, and taking other steps to try to get ahead of the outbreak. […]
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New indictments returned in Texas against convicted murderer

MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — New capital murder indictments were returned Tuesday against a convicted murderer from the Dallas-area who authorities say is responsible for four additional deaths. A Collin County grand jury indicted Billy Chemirmir, 50, on single capital murder counts in each of the 2017 deaths of Marilyn Bixler, 90; Diane Delahunty, 79; Helen […]

Arizona Education

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Kevin Stone

UArizona offers free tuition for Native American undergraduate students

The University of Arizona is making undergraduate education free for Native American students at the Tucson campus.
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KTAR.com

Scottsdale Community College launching new pharmacy tech training program

Scottsdale Community College announced this week the launch of a pharmacy technician training program.
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Arizona House Republicans back universal school voucher expansion

Republicans in the Arizona House approved a massive expansion of the state's private school voucher program Wednesday, voting to allow any of the state's 1.1 million public school students to apply to use public money to attend private schools.

Arizona Technology

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How to spot hidden cameras in your vacation rentals

If you're going on vacation any time soon, it's essential to know your rights regarding surveillance cameras in your rental.
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100 Club of Arizona unveils apps to help first responders with mental health issues

After a rough couple of years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 100 Club of Arizona is hoping to give back to the state's first responders by unveiling an app to deal with mental health issues.
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Kim Komando

5 clever ways to use Echo and Alexa that you'll wish you knew sooner

Let's jump into five smart ways smart assistant Alexa can enhance your life, starting with your home's security.

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Vaccines are safe if you are pregnant or breastfeeding

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Update your child’s vaccines before kindergarten

So, your little one starts kindergarten soon. How exciting! You still have a few months before the school year starts, so now’s the time to make sure students-to-be have the vaccines needed to stay safe as they head into a new chapter of life.
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Tips to lower your energy bill in the Arizona heat

Does your summer electric bill make you groan? Are you looking for effective ways to reduce your bill?