Arizona has had one of the highest rates of uninsured children in the country. But the Affordable Care Act has begun to change that, bringing coverage to thousands of kids. Now, some worry a repeal of that law could undo this progress.
Jan. 19, 2017
Sheriff Paul Penzone appeared before the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors to discuss the funding for his department. He said the Sheriff’s Office patrol staff is down 12 percent from staffing goals, and detention officer staff levels are 13 percent below target.
Jan. 19, 2017

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An Arizona lawmaker wants to give businesses that make modifications in order to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act a tax break.
Jan. 19, 2017
Artist rendition of OSIRIS-REx's main engine firing
The spacecraft of a University of Arizona-led mission to collect a sample from an asteroid fired its engines in space for the first time last month, and scientists are now calling the deep-space maneuver a success.
Jan. 19, 2017
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Campaign finance numbers from the Maricopa County Sheriff race show Republican Joe Arpaio spent $12.6 million in his unsuccessful bid for a seventh term.
Jan. 19, 2017
El Mirage celebrates the grand opening of its new City Hall on Thursday, and the sleek and modern design is a big change from the strip mall that served as city headquarters for more than a decade.
Jan. 19, 2017
Cumbre Sonora
Some border state companies and governments want to keep business as usual after the presidential inauguration. And a few weeks after Donald Trump takes office, Sonora will host a summit to strengthen the commercial region.
Jan. 19, 2017

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Once an elite swimmer and a Yale grad, Siphiwe Baleka now coaches 3,000 fellow truckers on the best ways to work out, eat right and stay connected on the road. Drivers say his wellness plan works.
Jan. 19, 2017
A controversial idea falls by the wayside, for now, involving how schools can use federal money for low-income students.
Jan. 19, 2017
Steven Mnuchin, who took over a bank that failed because of bad home loans, argued before the Senate Finance Committee that his actions saved thousands of jobs.
Jan. 19, 2017
Duncan Green, a 35-year veteran of social justice and the author of a new book called 'How Change Happens,' says the real work happens after a protest.
Jan. 19, 2017
Noor Salman was arrested earlier this week and charged with providing material support to a terrorist and obstruction of justice. Her husband, Omar Mateen, killed 49 people at the Pulse club in June.
Jan. 19, 2017