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City prepares, reacts to Trump’s rally in downtown Phoenix

PHOENIX – One downtown Phoenix group estimated 25,000 people will converge in downtown Phoenix on Tuesday – both to support and oppose – President Donald Trump at his rally. He plans to appear at 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Convention Center.

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Verde River ranchers worry about safety in Arizona’s newest state park

VERDE RIVER – State officials plan to open Arizona’s newest state park along the Verde River but neighboring landowners fear crowds will compromise safety.


Flake, witnesses recall ‘indiscriminate firing’ at lawmakers in attack

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake was among the Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game Wednesday when "indiscriminate firing" rang out from a gunman who left five wounded before he was killed in a shootout with police.


As Doan contemplates retirement, Coyotes rookies reflect on his guidance

It has been more than two decades, but the Arizona Coyotes' Shane Doan remembers skating alongside past Coyotes as a teenager. Keith Tkachuk, Teppo Numminen, Kris King, Dave Manson and the Shannon brothers, Darrin and Darryl, helped him transition to the NHL when the franchise was still in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


Arizona families enjoy spicy Mexican birria during the holidays

PHOENIX - A traditional American holiday dinner usually includes ham or turkey, but this time of year some Arizona families also enjoy birria, a meat dish from Mexico.


National anthem protest has national trickle-down effect

University High School, located in West Los Angeles, features a socially aware group of players under the direction of coach John Washington.


Turkey should be heated, not talk: Surviving the post-election holiday

WASHINGTON - Thanksgiving hosts should brace for some extra guests around the holiday table this year: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.


What can you tell us about Korean-owned businesses in Arizona?

Cronkite News wants to learn more about the Korean-American business community in Arizona.


Rare sighting: President-elect Donald Trump wins electoral votes, may lose popular vote

PHOENIX – It's rare in U.S. history: the president-elect wins the electoral vote but loses the popular vote.

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Latinas behind growth in cosmetic sales, sold out Selena makeup line

PHOENIX- Customers regularly stop by the Mac store at the Biltmore Fashion Park looking to buy the new Selena cosmetics line a month after the collection sold out, evidence of the growing purchasing power of Latinas in Arizona.


Arizona voters: Do you have questions for McCain or Kirkpatrick?

The October U.S. Senate debate is around the corner for Arizona residents.


Latino families in Arizona splurge on Quinceañeras

Phoenix - A growing number of Arizona businesses are benefitting from a Latino tradition as more families splurge on quinceañeras.