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  • Netflix’s ‘Living Undocumented’ probes plight of migrants

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — After two decades in the U.S., Alejandra Juarez thought she had it made. She came to the country illegally after fleeing violence in Mexico but had built a middle-class life in Davenport, Florida, with her husband, Temo, a retired U.S. Marine who voted for Donald Trump. After Trump became president, Alejandra […]
  • Rollover on Loop 101 in Scottsdale causes rush hour backup

    A rollover near McDonald Drive on the Loop 101 in Scottsdale caused delays and rush hour backup Friday morning.
  • Semi rollover closes I-10 westbound west of Phoenix

    A semi rollover closed Interstate 10 westbound about 40 miles west of downtown Phoenix Friday morning, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
  • US unemployment rate hits a 50-year low even as hiring slows

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.5% in September, the lowest level in nearly five decades, even though employers appeared to turn more cautious and slowed their hiring. The economy added a modest 136,000 jobs, enough to likely ease worries that an economy weakened by the U.S.-China trade war and tepid global […]
  • US trade deficit widened in August to $54.9 billion

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit widened in August for the first time in three months as exports increased but imports increased more. The politically sensitive gap with China in the trade of goods narrowed. The Commerce Department said Friday that the gap between what the United buys and what it sells abroad rose […]
  • Here are the best Valley spots to celebrate National Taco Day

    Friday is National Taco Day. Check out some of the best spots around the Valley to satisfy a craving.
  • West side hit hardest by Valley freeway restrictions this weekend

    The west side will be hit hardest by Valley freeway restrictions this weekend, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
  • Chandler middle school removes ineffective bathroom vape sensors

    A Chandler middle school removed vaping sensors from its bathrooms and got refunds for the devices because they did not work properly.
  • Here is a guide on what to know for the 2019 Arizona State Fair

    Here's a guide on what to know about the 2019 editions of the Arizona State Fair, from food to attractions to music to parking.
  • Arizona ranked sixth-least vaccinated state in the nation

    Arizona was named the sixth-least vaccinated state in a recent ranking. The three most-vaccinated states were Massachusetts, Vermont and Rhode Island.
  • Tour de Fat fundraiser bike parade returns to Tempe this weekend

    The annual Tour de Fat bike parade and fundraising effort to support local bike-related nonprofits returns Saturday for the 20th year.
  • Pompeo tries to avoid impeachment furor on European tour

    OHRID, North Macedonia (AP) — With Washington in tumult over the escalating impeachment inquiry, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo toured southeast Europe on Friday, trying to ignore the furor back home that has engulfed his department. Pompeo did not respond to shouted questions from journalists with him as he traveled to Montenegro and North Macedonia […]
  • Finland agrees to return Native American remains to tribes

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The ancestral remains of Native American tribes that once called the cliffs of Mesa Verde National Park home will be repatriated as part of an agreement between Finland and the United States. The White House on Wednesday announced the agreement involving the remains of about 20 people and 28 funerary objects […]
  • ACLU suit seeks damages for separated immigrant families

    PHOENIX (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit Thursday seeking potentially millions of dollars in damages on behalf of thousands of immigrant families who were separated from their children at the U.S.-Mexico border. The ACLU and other attorneys filed a lawsuit in Tucson against past and present Trump administration officials, alleging […]
  • Diplomats pushed Ukraine to investigate, dangled Trump visit

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Top U.S. diplomats encouraged Ukraine’s newly elected president to conduct an investigation linked to Joe Biden’s family in return for a high-profile visit with President Donald Trump. It soon escalated into what one diplomat feared was a “crazy” swap that risked vital U.S. military aid. That’s according to a cache of text […]
  • Phoenix VA director leaving for new job in veterans health system

    After three years as the Phoenix VA director, RimaAnn Nelson is leaving for another position within the national health care system for veterans.
  • 2 dead after 2 Tempe shootings, including 1 near Arizona Mills

    Two men were dead after a pair of Wednesday shootings in Tempe, including one near Arizona Mills Mall, that police said were unconnected but drug-related.
  • Registered Republican sentenced in Arizona for voting twice in 2016

    A registered Republican was sentenced in an Arizona court to two years of probation after admitting he voted twice in the 2016 general election.
  • During Arizona trip, Pence says he and Trump will campaign here ‘a lot’

    Vice President Mike Pence says he and President Donald Trump are "going to be in and out of Arizona a lot" during the 2020 campaign.
  • Here’s how to caulk around bathroom and kitchen fixtures

    So the caulking around your kitchen and bathroom sinks, tubs, windows and other fixtures are looking a little worse for wear. Here's what to do.