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Arizona’s tech sector taking steps to rise to prominence

When Vivek Kopparthi graduated from Arizona State University and wanted to start his own tech business, he looked no further than the Valley.


Arizona law enforcement agencies stress need to hire officers, announce job fair

PHOENIX – Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone and other Arizona local leaders came together earlier this week to highlight their need to hire more law enforcement officers and shore up their “depleted” departments.


Arizona students create solar-powered go-karts to compete in statewide Racing the Sun competition

TUCSON – For the past several months, Morgan Smith has hunched over the framework for a small go-cart in a classroom littered with metal shavings at his Tucson high school.

High school students create solar-powered go-karts.

‘March for Science’ events expected to draw thousands in Arizona

WASHINGTON - Organizers of the March for Science events scheduled around the country Saturday said they are compelled to march - something scientists don't normally do - to defend their work against critics and their programs against budget-cutters.


Experts: More pet owners turning to prosthetics to help increase mobility

TUCSON – After her owner straps on her metal paw, Terra bounds toward a green and yellow squeaky ball.


Former ASU student shines light on workplace harassment in tech industry

PHOENIX - When Susan Fowler detailed the atmosphere at Uber company headquarters in her viral February blog post, the former Arizona State student and engineer gave voice to a serious issue in the tech industry: harassment of female workers in male-dominated companies.


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