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Brophy College Prep in Phoenix reports widespread cheating

The principal of Brophy College Preparatory says the prestigious private Phoenix high school has learned of “widespread even pervasive” cheating in its all-male student body.
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Tucson willing to take 20% less water to help Lake Mead shortage

The Tucson City Council included its potential willingness to take 20% less CAP water to keep more in the reservoir.
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Associated Press

US sees risk of COVID supply rationing without more funds

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is planning for “dire” contingencies that could include rationing supplies of vaccines and treatments this fall if Congress doesn’t approve more money for fighting COVID-19. In public comments and private meetings on Capitol Hill, Dr. Ashish Jha, the White House coronavirus coordinator, has painted a dark picture in which […]
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Associated Press

New York officials investigate case of suspected monkeypox

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York health officials are investigating a potential case of monkeypox after a patient tested positive for the family of viruses associated with the rare illness, state health officials announced late Friday. The unidentified patient is isolating and treating the case as positive while awaiting confirmation by the Centers for Disease […]
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Glendale adopts new short-term rental regulations ahead of Super Bowl

Glendale has preemptively adopted rules regulating short-term rental properties before the city welcomes visitors for the 2023 Super Bowl.
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KTAR.com

Arizona sees significant jobs increase in April, per employment report

The state of Arizona saw a 13,100 jobs increase in the month of April, according to the Arizona Commerce Authority's monthly report.
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KTAR.com

Rio Salado’s Dental Clinic offering free dental work to Arizona’s veterans on Saturday

Arizona's veterans can receive free dental cleanings, dentures, fillings, oral surgery and crowns Saturday at Rio Salado’s Dental Clinic.
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Felon from Arizona convicted of firearm, ammo possession, including ‘ghost gun’

An Arizona felon was found guilty of illegally possessing over 20 firearms, including a “ghost gun,” and thousands of rounds of ammunition.
16 hours ago
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Data Doctors

Tips to understanding full virus scan information

Depending upon your setup, there are a few things you can check for to help you understand what and where files are stored on your computer.
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2 Arizona men sentenced to prison after scamming government out of $500K in false tax refunds

Two men from Arizona were recently sentenced to prison after scamming the federal government out of $500,000 in false tax refunds, authorities said Thursday.
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Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley, charter school plan campus in Phoenix’s Metrocenter area

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley and charter school Vista College Preparatory announced plans on Friday to open a campus at the reimagined Metrocenter area in north Phoenix.
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Musk denies sexual misconduct allegation by flight attendant

NEW YORK (AP) — Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has denied a claim of sexual misconduct by a flight attendant contracted by SpaceX who worked on his private jet in 2016. A report by Business Insider said SpaceX paid the woman $250,000 in severance in 2018 in exchange for her agreeing not to file […]
1 day ago
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Biden’s approval dips to lowest of presidency: AP-NORC poll

President Joe Biden’s approval rating dipped to the lowest point of his presidency in May, a new poll shows, with deepening pessimism emerging among members of his own Democratic Party. Only 39% of U.S. adults approve of Biden’s performance as president, according to the poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Research, dipping from […]
1 day ago
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Final-hour rally yanks Wall Street from maw of bear market

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street rumbled to the edge of a bear market Friday after another drop for stocks briefly sent the S&P 500 more than 20% below its peak set early this year. The S&P 500 index, which sits at the heart of most workers’ 401(k) accounts, was down as much as 2.3% […]
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Tempe streetcar service launches with free rides to be provided for first year

After four years of construction, Tempe and Valley Metro launched its streetcar service in the East Valley city on Friday.
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Arizona politicians react to judge ruling Title 42 asylum restrictions must continue

Arizona politicians on Friday reacted to a judge's decision to not end Title 42, a pandemic-related border restrictions that prevents migrants from seeking asylum in the United States on grounds of halting the spread of COVID-19.
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Silver Alert canceled for man with Alzheimer’s last seen in Gilbert

A Silver Alert was canceled Friday for a man with Alzheimer's who was last seen in Gilbert earlier in the day.
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Associated Press

Judge rules Title 42 COVID asylum restrictions at US border must continue

A federal judge ruled Friday that COVID-19 asylum restrictions known as Title 42 must continue on the southern U.S. border, blocking the Biden administration's plan to end the policy next week.
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KTAR.com

FBI Phoenix warns public about increase in business email scams

FBI Phoenix is warning the public about an increase of business email scams, which has been the top reported scam in Arizona over the past five years.
1 day ago
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Emails show Justice Thomas’ wife pushed Arizona lawmakers to overturn election

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' wife urged Republican lawmakers in Arizona to choose their own slate of 2020 presidential electors.
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Ex-Valley police officer returning to help Ukrainians after state Senate honor

Pat Shearer said Friday that “it's hard to be home” after spending two months in and around Ukraine during the ongoing Russian invasion.
2 days ago
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Think Tank discusses stress in our schools, how it’s affecting children, teachers

This week on Think Tank we discuss the neurology of trauma and toxic stress, its impact on us over the lifespan, how it impacts learning in children and physiology in adults.
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KTAR.com

2 hospitalized after fire tears through 2 houses in north Phoenix

Two people were hospitalized after two houses caught fire in a north Phoenix neighborhood Friday morning, authorities said.
2 days ago
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KTAR.com

Westbound US 60 in Tempe could reopen by early next week

Arizona highway officials are hopeful that the westbound lanes of U.S. 60 in Tempe will reopen by early next week.
2 days ago
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Associated Press

Appeals court revives Arizona lawsuit on virus cash tax cut ban

A federal appeals court on Thursday revived Arizona’s lawsuit challenging the part of President Joe Biden’s massive coronavirus rescue law that bars states from using the federal money to offset tax cuts.
2 days ago
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Live updates | Zelenskyy: Russia should pay for destruction

KYIV, Ukraine — President Volodymyr Zelenskyy devoted his nightly video address to Ukraine’s demand that Russia be held financially responsible for the damage its forces are inflicting on Ukraine. Just on Friday, he noted, the Russian army fired a missile at the northeastern Kharkiv region, destroying a cultural center in Lozova, and also hit the […]
2 days ago
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KTAR.com

Fatal, fiery crash of semi-trucks closes I-17 in north Phoenix for hours

One person was killed in a fiery crash that shut down northbound Interstate 17 in north Phoenix for hours Friday morning.
2 days ago
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Luke Forstner

Mesa enters water awareness stage, asks residents to cut back usage

The city of Mesa is moving to reduce water usage after entering stage one of its water shortage management plan this week.
2 days ago
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Taylor Tasler

Arizona sees unusual spike in flu cases this spring

Arizona is seeing a spike in flu cases this spring, which could leave some major pharmacies in the state running low on medication. 
2 days ago
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KTAR.com

Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for May 20-22

Various farmers markets, Stars on Ice at Gila River Arena and Cirque Mechanics at Bell Bank Park are among the things to do in the Valley this weekend.
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