A critical corridor for commuters, freight and Sky Harbor Airport will undergo a major reconstruction. Physical work on the Interstate 10-Broadway Curve project is still more than a year away, but planners want to alert travelers early and often.
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Chris Herstam: Spending Proves AZ Is A Purple State
Any election year brings spending by the tens of millions of dollars, and a presidential cycle increases that exponentially. And the estimated numbers for the spending we can expect in Arizona this year are remarkable and stunning.
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Why Geriatrics Isnt Attracting Enough Young Doctors
The U.S. continues to see a growing population of older adults and that means there’s an increased need for senior-specific health care providers. But just as we’ve seen a general physician shortage, that also applies to the field of geriatrics — which could mean that more seniors are lacking the type of perspective they need from their doctors.
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Its Cheaper To Buy Home Than Rent In Many Counties — Not In Phoenix
ATTOM Data Solutions compared buying a median-priced three bedroom house vs. renting a three bedroom property, and found in 53% of the more than 850 counties they looked at, buying was the cheaper option. Maricopa County was in the minority, though, where renting was more cost-effective.
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Lawmaker Tries To Stop Students From Voting Where They Attend School
A proposal by Rep. Bob Thorpe (R-Flagstaff) would spell out that anyone who is living in a dormitory "or other temporary college or university address" is presumed to be there only temporarily and would not be able to vote in that precinct.
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Arizona Wine Growers Speaking Out Against Proposed Tariffs
In October, the United States imposed a 25% tariff on some wines from France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom. And now, the Wall Street Journal reports there are proposed tariffs on things like French sparkling wine and nearly all wine from Europe. All of this doesn’t just affect vineyards across the pond. In fact, the Arizona wine world is speaking out against these proposed tariffs.
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How The Senate Impeachment Trial Will Work
Now that the House has impeached President Trump, the process shifts to the Senate, which will vote on whether to convict him. Here is your guide to the steps and the people that matter.
WATCH: Senate Impeachment Trial Begins With Fight Over Rules
Before the House prosecution team makes the case about the two articles of impeachment against President Trump, the Senate needs to pass a resolution governing how the trial will work.
First Case Of New Coronavirus Detected In U.S.
The individual had arrived in Washington state from Wuhan, China, where the virus was discovered in December.
How Much Should The Public Be Told About Risky Virus Research?
The U. S. government this week is pondering how much the public needs to be told about funding decisions for lab research that could make risky viruses even worse.
Roe v. Wade: Settled Law Or Bad Precedent? States Prep For An Overturn
A Supreme Court case in March will test the new five-member conservative majority. If justices strike federal abortion protections, look for a state-by-state quilt of abortion "deserts" and "havens."