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For decades, colleges in Arizona have received a steady stream of Mexican students seeking to complete doctoral degrees in science and math. Initially, the Mexican government sent them as an effort to boost the number of scientists in that country. But now, Arizona colleges recruit them as one way to keep up their graduate enrollment.
May 22, 2017
Aaron Saucedo
Police have accused Aaron Saucedo of being the "Serial Street Shooter," but prosecutors have not filed charges against him. Prosecutors don’t have to rush because Saucedo is already in custody for a separate murder, said Scott Halverson, a trial attorney who is not involved in the case.
May 22, 2017

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While the president is overseas this week, Arizona’s congressional contingent is reacting to the latest news from Washington, D.C., surrounding investigations of the Trump administration’s ties to Russia.
May 22, 2017
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Securities and Exchange Commission officials have charged a former Arizona employee with fraud for trades he made during his tenure at the agency.
May 22, 2017
Business people
It seems annual performance reviews just aren’t cutting it for many employers anymore. They’re moving to do more frequent evaluations — in some cases, every couple of weeks.
May 22, 2017
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Arizona Theatre Company, the state’s high-profile professional troupe, has produced much-acclaimed work for decades. Now a nationwide search has yielded David Ira Goldstein’s successor. David Ivers comes from Utah, where he’s been serving as artistic director of the Utah Shakespeare Festival.
May 22, 2017
Melissa Rukstelis
A recent 12 News investigation uncovered a concerning pattern at our state’s Department of Public Safety crime lab: A forensic scientist intentionally hid her backlog of cases for years, failing to test DNA evidence in dozens of cases and keeping evidence from those cases in her possession.
May 22, 2017

NPR News

Russia's interference in the 2016 election is part of a tradition of mischief that goes back centuries — and remains pernicious, leaders warn. Tuesday ex-CIA Chief John Brennan testifies on the topic.
May 23, 2017
Many retail workers are losing their jobs amid major technological shifts. And while some industries invest to retrain their workers with new skills, retail largely hasn't succeeded in doing that.
May 23, 2017
Merrill, the daughter of Wall Street broker E.F. Hutton and cereal heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post, went on to become a leading lady in movies. She died Monday at her home in East Hampton, N.Y.
May 23, 2017
If states opted to change so-called essential health benefits, as the current health care bill allows, out-of-pocket spending limits and caps on coverage in large group insurance plans could weaken.
May 23, 2017
An outbreak of botulism caused by nacho cheese sauce from a gas station has hospitalized nine people and killed one man in northern California.
May 22, 2017