Women and girls detained by ICE have been subjected to sexual violence and violations of basic human rights, according to the National Organization For Women. NOW's Arizona activists want to end that.
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Salt And Verde River Reservoirs Looking More Full Than Last Year
This time last year, the six reservoirs in the Salt River and Verde River systems were only at 47% capacity. Now, they’re at 68% capacity. SRP attributes these numbers to a productive winter last year.
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Parts Of Phoenix Area Covered By Fog
This morning, parts of the Valley were blanketed in an uncommon fog. Rain over the past few weeks has added low level moisture to the atmosphere. This has caused fog over the Valley.
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Ducey: AZ Would Do Just As Well Without Electing Certain Officials
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey says it might be worth discussing whether or not voters should choose certain elected officials. Ducey says Arizona could do "just as well" without electing certain county officials, like the county assessor.
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Robocalls Targeting Immigrants, Foreign University Students
Despite the number of consumer complaints, robocalls are a growing problem — for everyone. But these unwanted callers frequently target more vulnerable populations.
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Pinal County Unveils Mobile Voter-Outreach Van
Pinal County officials introduced a voter van to get people to register to vote as well as give them general information on voting.
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DOJ Watchdog On Russia Probe: No Evidence Of Bias, But Problems With Surveillance
Inspector General Michael Horowitz's report enumerates multiple issues with the FISA application for former Trump aide Carter Page.
Miss Universe 2019 Is Young, Gifted And An Outspoken Believer In 'Black Girl Magic'
Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa speaks out on "natural" beauty, gender equality and climate change.
At Least 5 Dead After Volcano Erupts Off New Zealand's Coast
Fewer than 50 people are believed to have been on or near White Island. Officials say some are still unaccounted for, and it remains too dangerous for emergency services to access White Island.
At 34, Finland's Sanna Marin Set To Become World's Youngest Sitting Prime Minister
She was nominated to lead the Social Democratic party on Sunday after her predecessor stepped down. The four other parties in her coalition are all led by women.
There's A New Kind Of Inequality. And It's Not About Income
A report issued by the U.N. Development Programme says that the 20th-century thinking about global inequality no longer works in the 21st century.