Phoenix hopes to cash in on a provision in the federal tax bill approved by Congress and signed into law by President Donald Trump two months ago. The city has identified nearly 50 areas as opportunity zones.
Feb. 17, 2018
America’s opioid crisis has revealed not only our society’s struggle with addiction, but also chronic pain. As states respond to the epidemic, some patients fear losing access to the medication. But what about those who want to get off it?
Feb. 16, 2018

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Republican Senator Jeff Flake continues to push for an immigration solution for DACA recipients and Dreamers despite his ensuing retirement.
Feb. 17, 2018
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The state of Arizona and the US Justice Department have reached a settlement over ballots for overseas military voters in the upcoming special election to replace Trent Franks.
Feb. 17, 2018
Surprise Police discovered late last year that the department had failed to notify locals of more than a dozen sex offenders living in the community. The department announced Thursday that the issue has been resolved.
Feb. 17, 2018
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The city of Phoenix released a draft of its non-discrimination and anti-sexual harassment policy. The proposed policy still requires the City Council’s approval.
Feb. 17, 2018
Some Arizona lawmakers want to spend more than $177,000 on signs that will tell drivers to get out of the fast lane. The measure includes another $18,000 each year to maintain them.
Feb. 16, 2018

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Professional skiers and resorts in Aspen face a problem this season: deal with patches of dirt caused by warmer temperatures or make the climate worse by making and moving artificial snow.
Feb. 17, 2018
The National Security Advisor broke with what has been President Trump's script about the F.B.I. investigation into Russian interference in the election.
Feb. 17, 2018
No deaths had been reported as a direct consequence of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck central and southern Mexico earlier Friday.
Feb. 17, 2018
The world was moved by a viral photo of the 7-year-old girl, whose body was found on a trash heap in January.
Feb. 17, 2018
Privately funded scientists made a virus related to smallpox from scratch, hoping their version might lead to a better smallpox vaccine. But critics question the need — and worry about repercussions.
Feb. 17, 2018