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  1. Eastbound I-10 reopens at Mini-StackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KTVK Phoenix

    Eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 have reopened in Phoenix at the Mini-Stack following a crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The crash occurred on eastbound I-10 near Buckeye Road at approximately 6:40 p.m. Thursday evening.

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  2. Study: Voice-activated technology doesn't always make driving saferRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Bugle

    Arizona State University student Will Sowards said that before installing an update to his car's voice activation system, it would frequently process his voice commands incorrectly. By Carlene Reyes Cronkite News PHOENIX - Vehicles equipped with voice-activated technology are designed to allow drivers to multitask hands-free and increase their safety behind the wheel, but a recent AAA study suggests that this may not always be the case.

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  3. Investor buys Arizona Snowbowl near FlagstaffRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Investor buys Arizona Snowbowl near Flagstaff FLAGSTAFF -- A colorado investor will acquire Arizona Snowbowl near Flagstaff and another resort in Durango. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tGDprU Arizona Snowbowl and Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort are being bought by an investor who owns a New Mexico ski resort.

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  4. ADOT expecting traffic nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ADOT expecting traffic nightmare The Arizona Department of Transportation is expecting Halloween night traffic to be a "nightmare." Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tGDA6K

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  5. Print VersionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    Just in time for Halloween: The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced that it's changing its name to the Arizona Chamber of Economic Incompetence. With its endorsement of Republican Doug Ducey for governor, the chamber is siding with the failed economic policies of nearly six years of absolute Republican rule in this state, a trifecta of Republican majorities in both the state Senate and the state House and a bumbling executive office, headed by toxic tippler Jan Brewer.

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  6. Trying for roads that last longer, city tests rubberized asphalt on Staten IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SILive.com

    The New York City Department of Transportation hopes that new, rubberized asphalt will make for longer-lasting roads; and it's testing its new mixture on a few hundred yards of the Grasmere street. "There a plenty of positives to rubberized asphalt," said Galileo Orlando, DOT deputy commissioner for Roadway Repair and Maintenance.

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  7. Campaign 2014: Americans for Responsible Solutions 'Arizona, remember to vote'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Former Rep. Gabby Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, urge Arizonans to vote in this ad for their PAC, Americans for Responsible Solutions. Giffords is seen filling out a ballot, voting for her successor and former staffer, Rep. Ron Barber and Fred DuVal, the state's Democratic candidate for governor.

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  8. Why not keep Daylight Saving or Standard Time all year?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KETK

    This Saturday night we set our clocks back one hour before we go to sleep so we can an extra hour of rest. We call this "Standard Time" .

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  9. Arizona Chamber of Commerce Doubles Down on Az Gop's Failed Economic PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    Just in time for Halloween: The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced that it's changing its name to the Arizona Chamber of Economic Incompetence. With its endorsement of Republican Doug Ducey for governor, the chamber is siding with the failed economic policies of nearly six years of absolute Republican rule in this state, a trifecta of Republican majorities in both the state Senate and the state House and a bumbling executive office, headed by toxic tippler Jan Brewer.

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  10. Anfield Resources Inc. Receives Conditional Approval from the Utah...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Press Release Distribution Services -- VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- Anfield Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that the Utah Division of Radiation Control has granted conditional approval to transfer ownership of the Shootaring Canyon Uranium Mill radioactive materials license from Uranium One Americas, Inc. to Anfield. In connection with the conditional approval, the UDRC has agreed to extend the date for submitting the license renewal application to October 31, 2015 to allow Anfield to prepare a license renewal application.

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  11. Arizona governor's race targets independent votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    29, 2014, file photo, Arizona candidate for governor, Republican Doug Ducey smiles on the studio set prior to a televised debate against Democratic candidate Fred DuVal in Phoenix. . FILE - In this Monday, Sept.

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  12. Backers of medical marijuana launch effort to legalize recreational useRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Bugle

    Sarah Philyaw, a manager at Arizona Organix in Glendale, one of the first medical dispensaries to open in the state, said she would definitely welcome recreational sellers to the fold, even if it meant more competition. By Lauren Loftus Cronkite News PHOENIX - The people who brought medical marijuana to Arizona four years ago now want marijuana legal for everyone over the age of 21. The Marijuana Policy Project has filed paperwork with state election officials to form a committee to begin raising funds for a 2016 citizens initiative to legalize recreational marijuana use.

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  13. Arizona to decide 3 statewide ballot measuresRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Voters will decide Tuesday whether Arizona will become the fifth state to make it easier for terminally ill patients to access experimental drugs that haven't been cleared by the federal government. The measure is one of three statewide proposals on the ballot.

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  14. UF receives $1 million to boost skills of Florida's early learning educatorsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | University of Florida News

    The Jim Moran Foundation has awarded a $1 million grant to the University of Florida College of Education to provide access to the latest teaching tools for the state's 55,000 early learning educators. The funding will boost the college's transformational Early Learning Florida program, a first-of-its-kind online professional development system.

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  15. DesertedRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Ventura County Reporter

    As a volunteer with Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice, Gordon Clint has focused his attention on the private corporations that run immigrant family detention centers, specifically the largest in the U.S., located in the California desert city of Adelanto. His goal: to reduce the isolation of immigrant detainees by visiting them personally.

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  16. Terry Goddard: 'Dark Money Tries To Deceive Voters'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    Democrat Terry Goddard, who is facing Republican Michele Reagan in the race for Secretary of State, sent the Weekly the following opinion piece: The 60 Plus Association describes itself as a "non-partisan seniors advocacy group," but like anything involving Dark Money, what they say is far from true. The 60 Plus Association, in fact, is a Koch Brothers-backed front group that floods our airwaves with political ads paid for with anonymous corporate cash designed to distort our elections and deceive voters.

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  17. Arizona falls behind on job growthRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Verde Independent

    And the other shows that, for the first time in three years, Arizona is not among the Top 10 states in job growth. Reports from retailers, released Tuesday by the state Department of Revenue, put total taxable sales at $4.47 billion.

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  18. Legal ruling sought on 'dark money' campaign contributionsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Verde Independent

    A federal judge is being asked to rule that "dark money' groups that now don't disclose the source of their contributions can also legally hide how they're spending the money -- and on whose behalf. Attorney Paul Avelar pointed out to U.S. District Court Judge James Teilborg that he already declared more than a year ago that a key state law about political committees is unconstitutional.

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  19. Candidates for Arizona governor target independent votersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    In this Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, file photo, Doug Ducey, Republican candidate for Arizona governor, speaks to reporters after a televised debate in Phoenix.

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  20. ADOT, DPS partner to reduce crashes, congestion on Arizona freewaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    A three-year pilot program to improve safety and reduce traffic congestion on Valley freeways was announced Wednesday by officials of the Maricopa Association of Governments and Arizona Department of Transportation. ADOT, DPS partner to reduce crashes, congestion on Arizona freeways A three-year pilot program to improve safety and reduce traffic congestion on Valley freeways was announced Wednesday by officials of the Maricopa Association of Governments and Arizona Department of Transportation.

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