Top Clicks of October 2015

Nov 3, 2015, 1:38 PM

Each month in 2015, KTAR.com will feature the top 10 stories from the past month.

October’s headlines on our site were dominated by a funnel cloud spotted near the Phoenix area as a large storm front crossed the state, a tragic late-night shooting on Northern Arizona University’s campus that left one person dead and the Arizona Board of Education’s decision to separate the state from Common Core standards.

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Arizona News

(Facebook Photo/Phoenix VA Health Care System)...
SuElen Rivera

Phoenix VA says rat infestation at medical center could be over

The Phoenix VA Health Care System said Friday rodent activity at its medical center appears to have slowed down in the last eight days, more than two weeks after rats were found.
14 hours ago
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KTAR.com

Opendoor to pay $62M in fines for cheating and misleading home sellers

Online homebuyer Opendoor agreed to pay $62 million to settle claims of cheating and misleading customers, the Federal Trade Commission said.
14 hours ago
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Danny Shapiro

Ducey issues executive order, will use state money to fill border wall gaps near Yuma

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey issued an executive order Friday to fill out nearly a quarter-mile of gaps in the border wall on federal land near Yuma.
14 hours ago
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KTAR.com

Teen killed, 5 people hospitalized after crash on I-17 in Phoenix 

A teenage boy was killed and five others were hospitalized following a crash Thursday night in Phoenix, authorities said.
14 hours ago
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SuElen Rivera

Academy Award-winning actor Troy Kotsur receives key to city of Mesa

Academy Award-winning actor Troy Kotsur was given a key to the city of Mesa on Thursday at an event with family, friends and supporters.
14 hours ago
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Balin Overstolz McNair

Downtown and south Phoenix to connect with major investment

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced millions in funding for Arizona from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and grant money at a Phoenix event Thursday.
14 hours ago

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