Stories tagged: "phoenix"


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Phoenix Church That Held Trump Rally Got Up to $2 Million in PPP Loans

Dream City drummed up controversy last month when they claimed to have an air purification system that could keep the public safe from COVID-19. 

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While The Push to Defund Phoenix Police Grows Stronger, Activists Want Officers Out of Schools

In addition to community demands that cities defund the police, students are asking district leaders to remove officers from campuses.

Photo by Evan Vucci, Associated Press.
President Trump Plans Phoenix Rally as Arizona Sees Uptick in COVID Cases

President Donald Trump is coming back to the Valley to address a crowd of young people at a convention hosted by Students for Trump at Dream City Church.

Photo courtesy Associated Press.
Phoenix Police Union Boss to Chief Williams: Chokeholds Aren’t ‘Viewed Negatively’

The Phoenix police union is pushing back on the department chief’s decision to ban the use of chokeholds by its officers.

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Scottsdale Police Say Hundreds of Tips Led to Charges Against YouTuber Jake Paul

Police have placed criminal charges against YouTuber Jake Paul for joining crowds who gathered in Scottsdale as part of a popular uprising to demand police be held accountable for violence against Black Americans.

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Study: Arizona Latinos Need More Life-Saving CPR Training and Resources

Bystander CPR is less common in primarily Latino communities, and chances of surviving a cardiac arrest in those neighborhoods are low.

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Aunt Chilada’s Normally Throws a Cinco de Mayo Rager. But This Year It’s ‘Corona de Mayo.’

The restaurant usually hires 25 bartenders for its annual Cinco de Mayo party. This year, staff will be sending the margaritas home.