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"Votes Arizona Attorney General Mark Burnett Bitches reacting to this morning's breaking news story, the Supreme Court ruling allowing our state to keep to voting laws in place. So what does that mean to you? The voter Keita ours. Jeremy Foster's joining us live with more than a 63 vote Jamie. The High Court decided to state election restrictions do not meet the criteria for discrimination of those restrictions. Invalidate ballots cast in the wrong precinct and band campaigns or community groups from collecting ballots and then delivering them on the voter's behalf. Berkovitz joined Fox News shortly after today's ruling. It shouldn't be an ideological issue. This is all about protecting the integrity of elections and making sure that states have the ability to conduct the time place and manner of their elections the way they want. Berkovitz will talk more about today's ruling coming up at nine a.m. with KTRS Mike Broom head show. Arizona Democrat Congressman Ruben Gallego. Just tweeted. Today's ruling quote Upholds to Arizona voter suppression laws aimed at Latino black and Native American voters, and it aims to destroy what's left of the Voting Rights Act. Live in the new center Jeremy Foster, Katya, our news and just to be clear, Jeremy, that means that nobody should be collecting your ballot. When you vote. You have to return that yourself. All right. Thanks a lot. Data is Jeremy Foster from the K to our business center One day before the monthly June jobs numbers are released. We have the numbers from last week, 364,000 Americans filed a new pandemic era low The last time there were fewer claims was the week of March, 14th 2020 just before the worst of the economic damage.
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"The White House will not say if the next round of talks between President Biden and Republican Senator Shelley Moore Capito R the final round before Democrats move forward on infrastructure without the GOP press secretary Jen Psaki telling reporters Monday. We have to see where the conversations go over the next day or so, and we're certainly not going to prejudge them. Still, some key indicated the clock is ticking. Maybe sees Karen Travers. President leaves Wednesday to huddle with European allies. He's also going to get in some face time with Russia's Putin, who may discuss the cases of two Americans. Russia is holding the two former U. S. Marines Paul Wheelin and Trevor Reid have spent around two years imprisoned in Russia jailed on charges US officials say were trumped up in order to seize them as hostages. ABC S Patrick rival Russia wants a prisoner swap. Richard can to ABC News from the key to our business in her Hey, nurses a bras? Oh, is hiring there's a hiring event tomorrow from 92 at the Broncos Central campus. Their 19th Avenue and Bethany home positions for ICU operating room, The post anesthesia recovery unit. Many other departments, including surgical tax and pharmacy tax, got a K t a r dot coms. Last jobs for more companies looking to hire Past, brewing plans to open a new tap room at the Phoenix Convention Center this fall. It's a partnership between the Tempe based brewery the city of Phoenix and add Ventura. Uh, catering. The House Brew pub will be an indoor outdoor space carved into the North facade a Monroe between 2nd and 3rd Straits. The ongoing supply chain issues are impacting Starbucks box business reports, various locations across the country are running out of items like pastry sandwiches, iced coffee cups and syrups. You may see a warning on the Starbucks app before ordering Checking the latest numbers on Wall Street. The Dow out down 35 points. 35 34,595. The NASDAQ, though, is up 31, the S and P basically flat down almost a point. For more money news. Visit the K to our business center at K t a r dot com Arizona votes Arizona's Republican race for the U. S. Senate is starting to take shape after General Mick McGuire officially launched his campaign with a nearly three minute video this morning. It starts by securing our border, no border, no security, no security to ours. Jeremy Faster, joins us live with why one longtime Valley political consultant believes General McGuire is a great candidate for the GOP Jeremy Jamie is someone who headed up Arizona's National Guard for eight years until retiring back in April. Stand Barnes with copper State Consulting tells me General McGuire brings Instant credibility to this race and kind of credibility that previously it was the kind that got you elected to high office with some degree of of ease because it was that respected military career combined with a certain sense of humor and goodwill, and Barnes also pointed out to me, this seat that McGuire is running for isn't just about representing the state of Arizona really about the U. S. Senate majority and so this race like last year in Arizona. Is going to get extraordinary national attention more than normal. The only other Republicans so far in the battle for the C, currently being held by Democrat Mark Kelly, a solar business executive, Jim Lamont and Because of how expensive just getting into this race will be. Barnes does not think it is a foregone conclusion that other big names like Attorney General Mark Brnovich Congressman Andy Biggs will decide to Ron. Although Barnes does believe Burnham, which will run either in this race, or the one to become governor. General McGuire is scheduled to join Ktrs Mike Broom head show at 9 30 this morning, Jamie. All right. Thanks a lot. Katya is Jeremy Foster. Time now for the K to our timeline with Steve Zinsmeister is brought to you by the husband, wife, Lottie McBriar law protecting the rights of the series they entered in Arizona since 1996..
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"A r dot com Arizona's immigration crisis. We're hearing this morning from the first woman ever charged with leading Arizona's National Guard, and we got the inside scoop on her first major assignment. Katya is Jeremy Foster joins us Live. That's right. Jamie a little over two weeks on the job for Brigadier general carry Mulan back her first major task getting 250 troops ready to provide support for border law enforcement agencies in Southern Arizona about 125 ready right now, Some are a command. So here in Phoenix, we've sent others to two of the county's shaping the missions there. We expect this week to bring on 100 or so more and to further embed those based on where the need Require reiterating. This is strictly a support mission maintenance positions maybe to operate. I don't know door controls or cameras in the detention settings Administration areas. They might do data entry things of that nature, so they are not out on the front lines and Jamie as you mentioned General Mulan. Beck is the first woman to lead Arizona's national Guard. But She told us that's not her focus has been issued. You label yourself as a woman or as an educator as the person that lives in Gilbert. Now all of a sudden that becomes the focal point, and it's somehow there's a failure in store. You run the risk of now family not on your own merits, but because of some sort of immutable quality that you have, and I hope I do a good job. But I really in my heart of heart don't believe that my success or failure is pinned to my particular sex and not that she's trying to diminish the historical significance of that. She just wants to Do the job. She's been appointed by governor to see to do you know, I find her so fascinating. If you look up her background is just she's a remarkable woman, a remarkable person I should say, and I hope we can get around the air more looking at a resume if they're really didn't seem to be anything she's not qualified to do. Exactly. All right. Thank you very much. Katya Ers Jeremy Foster. It's time for the key to our timeline with Steve Zinsmeister is brought to you by the husband, Wife Law team of brighter law protecting the rights of the seriously injured in Arizona since 1996 it's April 27 On this day in 2006 Construction started on the Freedom Tower after the World Trade Center towers fell on 9.
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"Still a lot of questions in just a tragic, tragic story out of pure eah overnight involving a man kidnapping his own baby son. The death of the baby's mother, Katya is Jeremy Foster joins us live with the latest developments we learned this morning. Jeremy Yeah. Jamie Eric Mays did not have custody of his 10 month old son when police say he drove away with him while the mom 30 year old Britney, Marty was putting them in the vehicle now as she held onto the vehicle as maize drove way. Peoria Police Sergeant Amanda Gains on with Arizona's Morning news last hour said they're still looking for May's right now get a full interview from Britney. She was in pretty serious condition when we contacted her and Surely and she was rushed into surgery. So the information we have we worked with as much as we could, but we still need his side of the story. I think there's a lot of information he can provide to give us a better understanding of what exactly happened leading up to and right after the events that it warranted a 911 call, which happened around 91st Avenue in Deer Valley in period around 6 30 yesterday Now we learned this morning that Marty died about the baby. He was found in a Phoenix neighborhood this morning. Abandoned but safe. They're still trying to find out which family to leave him within are coordinating with D. C s on that Eric Mays was last seen walking around. I 17 and cactus last night, Jamie, but again, they're still looking for him. You can see his picture and Katie are common. Gaines told me If you do see him, don't approach him. Call 911. He's considered right now to be a person of interest until they find we'll find out more. All right, And we will continue to follow the latest developments and bring them to you. Here on Katya are thank you very much. Katya is Jeremy Foster time for the key to our time like now with Steve Zinsmeister. It's brought to you by the husband, Wife, Long team of Briar Law. Protecting the rights of the seriously injured in Arizona since 1996 it's February 10th and on this day in 1940, a famous cartoon duo made their debut..
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"Katie are calm and Gaines told me if you see him do not approach him. Call 911 live in the news center Jeremy Foster Key to our news. We'll be talking to Jeremy again in just a few minutes to get more from that interview we had with Peoria PD this morning, but right now, let's try to help you get where you need to go. And if you're on the eastbound one of one, it's not gonna be easy Detour. Dan is live in the Valley Chevy Dealers Traffic center. Thank you, Jamie. It has been a rough morning for 101. Travelers eastbound up there and still is. We're up to a 36 minute ride Time 75th Avenue into Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard. Most of this you're going to find between 51st Avenue and Seventh Street at seventh Street. That is where the H O V Lane had been blocked for so long with the stall. Pick up, Jack. It's finally been moved, But boy damage done Now we've got to dig out of this ride time. We've also had a couple other things. Come and go The South out one, a one hour free of Thomas. Conrad crash cleared and it looks like the North about crash that Thomas has also cleared. I tend though, eastbound it Sky Harbor Boulevard wreck off to the right westbound to out you read Mount Freeway, Right lane blocked a 32nd street. This traffic report is brought to you by sunup America. Learn how you can reduce your energy bills and add value to your home with solar panels from Son of America. You only have one chance to do Solo right. So visit Son of America. Calm today, Deterred and Kate Sharon is Storm system is passing through northern Arizona today, but we're staying dry instead. Look for partly to mostly cloudy skies and a high of 73 this afternoon, the low drops to 49 tonight then it will be warmer on Thursday with a high of 76..
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"Had 502 It is 51 degrees an anthem. Katie are breaking news alert New this morning Senate being equally divided the vice president votes in the affirmative. And the concurrent resolution as amended, is adopted. A marathon session stretching more than 14 hours ended early this morning when the Senate voted 51 to 50 to approve a budget bill. It paves the way for passage of President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package. 88 hours. Jeremy Foster joins us Live with more. Yeah, they call it vote a Rama Jamie. It's ah senators can theoretically offers. Many amendments to the budget resolution of they won. One of the key amendments came as part of a bipartisan effort. Group of senators that would prevent upper income taxpayers from being eligible to receive $1400 Covad relief checks, According to the Washington Post, Arizona Senator's Kiersten Cinema and Mark Kelly supported a Republican amendment to block stimulus checks to illegal immigrants. There's also an effort to prevent a federal minimum wage hike to $15 an hour but again, this is the first step Senate passing a budget resolution early this morning. That gets us a step closer to that. $1.9. Trillion. Joe Biden relief Bill Live in the news center Jeremy Foster Key to our news the way Governor Doug Ducey is spending federal relief funding is being questioned by Arizona's five Democratic U. S representative. Congress members Reuben Kay Diego, Raul, Ger Haba and Kirkpatrick, Tom O'Halloran and Greg Stanton. Want to know why $397 Million of Arizona cares? Act funding was used to offset operational costs that 11 State agencies the state now A budget surplus and more than $950 million in this rainy day fund. The Democrats say that's not what the money was meant for. They believe that should have gone towards schools and housing relief. Deborah Dale Katya our news, Katya, Our eyes on education last week was probably the roughest week I've experienced this Superintendent Gabriel Trujillo of the Tucson Unified School District is mourning. The four staff members who passed away from Cove in 19 last week each to USD Family member Lost Represents Years of Relationships influence love, commitment, passion for $2 and its students. The superintendent points out. The staff members were not working on campus when they were infected. A total of eight staff members from the district have died from the virus Scientist from our state's three public universities are teaming up to detect dangerous Corona virus mutation. They're analyzing test samples to try to find mutations that might make the coronavirus more infectious or more deadly concern. Of course, is you Get one of these mutations that takes hold and there's no vaccine can protect you have a president Robert Robbins warrants. That's what happened with HIV. Several variants of covert 19. Have already been detected in the U. S, including one here in Arizona that concerns they used to President Michael Crow. If we allow this virus to continue to it evolve into the human species that scale we will get mutations for which there is no defense gristle. The city No, Katya, our new state to our eyes and immigration in Arizona Sheriff is sounding the alarm is something happening right now at the border, a lot of dangerous drugs or pouring across law enforcement is responding to overdoses in. Unfortunately, death as a result. Overdosing on fending off heroin, cocaine and meth. Now, Yuma County Sheriff Leon Wilmot tells Arizona's morning news The Mexican cartels have tapped into PF F two, which is an even more toxic form of fentanyl comes out the Booker and he's gonna healthcare workers will be among the first Phoenix Suns fans welcome back in the stands next week. 1500 Healthcare Workers will be in the Phoenix Suns Arena against Boston this Sunday. It will be the first home game with fans since the pandemic shut things down tickets sold. Been up to the general public for Monday's game. So when can you get tickets are six men season ticket members will have the first priority for those tickets? And then after that, whatever is not a lot of you are our season. Ticket holders and purchase will be open up to the open market. And it's just basically first come first serve since President Jason Rally tells him my broom head shell. They will reevaluate how many people are allowed inside as cases trend down nightly alone, Katya your new C T a R news time 507. Loved a traffic. Now as we head live to the Valley Chevy Dealers Traffic center, and we'll check in with Danny Sullivan. Well, I don't see any major delays this morning, but I do see a couple of accidents on your freeways. One of them is on. I 17 it's north bound approaching McDowell. That's all off to the right hand side of the freeway. No delays. Be careful in the West Valley crash, clearing on the loop on a one of a free of freeway. It's North bound at the all of exit ramp, and that's all off right at an injury accident in Scottsdale. It's on Camelback Road. Just west of Scottsdale Road. The support it's brought to you by Arizona State University with the nation's most innovative university working for you. It's time to look forward to. What's next. Learn more at.
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"Dot az DHs dot Gove Deaths in Arizona skyrocketed last year by nearly 25%, according to the State Health Department about 60,000 people died in 2019 compared to more than 75,000 people in 2020, according to the Arizona State University College of Health Solutions, the pandemic and the opioid crisis where a large contributor Apache in Yuma County's both reported a 49% increase, while coaches county saw a 16% uptick. Daily alone. Katie Arnie's Katie, our eyes on the economy. At least one major league baseball team says it plans to play Cactus League games. But at least early on no fans inside that ballpark due to the pandemic, no fans will be able to watch the Cleveland Indians workout it good. Your ballpark this spring. No decision has been made yet. On games. Derek Taylor with the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry tells Katie are not having fans watch games at all would be a big blow to the state's economy. It's just recently is 28. You have the Cactus League, creating $373 million in value when it came to Arizona's GDP and leads to job creation right now Major League Baseball is proposing a one month delay in starting spring training, too late March. Jeremy Foster Key to our news, Glendale Police have identified the allegedly armed man accused making threats against police officers. 23 year old Alexander Mir is facing two counts of aggravated assault after charging officers with a sharp object. Mir was shot and critically injured in the incident by police well, Dustin.
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"Tempe. Right now, I'm Jamie West. You may have had rain inhale at your house, but this winter storm brought so much snow to Arizona's high country. Travel there from the valleys Impossible Right now. Most major highways leading into Flagstaff, pacing in the White Mountains are closed. Katya is Jeremy Foster will have more on the storm's impact coming up during the eight o'clock expansion. Arizona gets millions every year from a 1998 tobacco settlement and tobacco taxes but only a small fraction of what the CDC recommends goes to programs to prevent tobacco use or to get people to quit as according to a new study by the campaign for Tobacco Free Kids spending about $18.5 million on Tobacco prevention, But the CDC recommends that the state spend over $64 million. The campaign's John Schachter says spending on these programs is critical as we face a pandemic that mainly Affects the lungs. Anything we can do to get young people and everybody to stop smoking and vaping. We should be focused on now. More than ever result. The city. No, Katya our news. 7 50 72 Rodin is in the Valley Chevy dealers traffic center with Guess what? Look at the traffic. Yeah, well, that works together because I'm seeing more showers and our traffic. There's more showers. Now, basically most of the West Valley just about all the freeways, either. It's raining pretty decent. Or just starting to Sprinkle on you and the Northeast Valley. You're getting it to on the one on one Pema Freeway. Just not all the way across the board in the East Valley yet, But don't hold your breath. That may not be just about a few more. Minutes away. Right now, the crash was to serve work been in your favorite record, Scottsdale Road, Nixon letting clearing up and a new one involving a pedestrian. Now it's 67th Avenue and Olive Broken water. Main. That Southern Avenue east of 32nd Street. You got some eastbound delays associated with that, and you got some brake lights on the one on 1 22 minute ride right now 75th Avenue into Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard. I think the rain is slowing us down a little bit. This traffic report brought brought to you by some of male medical traffic's not getting any better. Neither will your right. Count dysfunction or low testosterone symptoms without the help of some of male medical go to someone male medical dot com Deter Nan Kitchen is with the high today 54 In the afternoon. We will see a decrease in showers. A matter of fact a 30% chance of more rain this morning but by tonight clear skies overnight low 41 Sunny and 62 forecast for.
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"He's snow showers will continue, and some of them are quite heavy with near whiteout conditions at times, and it's virtually impossible to get up north this morning. I 17 shut down North bound at state route 1 79 eastbound. I 40 Closed state route 89 State Route 87 a shutdown between the Bush highway in Winslow US. 60 closed in both directions from Globe to show low while state route to 60 between Starr Valley, a neighbor. And from east of Camp Verde to state route 87 is also shut down. There's some good news with power, though over 3000 left in the dark yesterday due to storms here in the Valley. Most of those just a few 100 are still in the dark this morning. Live in the news center Jeremy Foster Key to our news. GPS Sergeant Cameron Lee told Arizona's Morning news this morning that they've been dealing with drivers behaving foolishly. What do we have a soon as the snow fell driver stopping playing the snow right next to the roadway, and it's just a dangerous situation. And he says today is a bad day to try to drive up North. Just wait till tomorrow. The snow will still be there. Yeah, sure. We, however, have a timely commute for the most part here in town, Detour Dan with the details. The Valley Chevy dealers Traffic Center. Thank you, Jim. There are if you break right, starting to generate now approaching the downtown, but nothing in a big way. It's a minor light delays 27th Avenue in the seventh Street, but it'll add an extra minute or two to your right eye Tenis found from the one on one of the 51 Now 14 to 15 minute ride shop on. I 17 same things going on down in the construction area near Central Avenue an extra minute to two minutes to your ride Peoria to the 10 split about a 15 minute commute for you If you're traveling along the one Wonder about you headed eastbound. You're going to see just a little tap of the brake lights in between Seventh Street and 16th Street. But that is just starting to develop 99th Avenue and McDonnell crash And we do have a closure up in the North Valley of Bartlett Damn Road East and westbound at Cave Creek. For some of these winter conditions, this traffic report brought to you by Arizona State University with the nation's most innovative university working for you. It's time to look forward to. What's next. Learn, Mauritz. Yes, you dot e d u slash next Peter Nan. Keep hearing is there's a chief arraigned this morning. Otherwise were drying out in the Valley. By this afternoon. It's staying cool, though, with the higher just 54 in Phoenix and then tonight it's called with some valley freezes.
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"The high reaches 54 today with highs in the fifties through Wednesday. I'm ABC 15 meteorologist. Iris Mosco at 7 33 of his 45 degrees with light showers in Apache Junction. Coronavirus in Arizona. We could plateau for awhile. That's the word from Dr Michael White, chief medical officer at Valley Wise Health in Phoenix. Where we're seeing improvement is we're not needing to hold us. Many patients in the emergency department were able to more easily transfer patients between ICU levels of care and then downgrade them as they're improving. Dr White says his hospital is still very busy and fool Hey, Ta are eyes on parenting. You're probably paying more for child care since the pandemic began. Childcare costs in Arizona have really skyrocketed during the pandemic. Naturals with LendingTree, A lone marketplace, says their survey shows costs have gone up 84% in Arizona. It's the seventh largest increase in the country. It's due in part to childcare providers. Having to spend money to meet cover 19 safety guidelines. Any time of businesses own costs go up. They're probably going to raise the price on their customers. Also because they're having to decrease capacity to allow for social distancing, And that means less revenue. Sometimes you wind up having to ramp up what people pay to make up. The difference. Result. The city. No Katya Our news. The search continues this morning for two dangerous inmates who escaped from the state prison in Florence, David Harmon and John Sharpie Opera last accounted for it four o'clock Saturday afternoon. Pair broke into a prison tool shed and got what they needed to cut through a fence. Herman was serving 100 years for kidnapping and burglary. Sharp yacht was doing 35 years for child molestation and sexual abuse. There's a $60,000 reward for anyone who has information on their whereabouts. You can see their pictures a key to our com Jeremy Foster Key to Our News, as the Biden White House gets to work on the president's agenda is going to need some Republican support because of the slim Democratic majority in both chambers. Arizona Republican Congresswoman Debbie Lesko tells the Mike Groom head show where there are areas that we can agree. I work with them, and so I try to be civil to everyone. I called them. I say hi to my Democrat colleagues in the hallways when I talked to him, she says Legislation involving Big Tech, for example, is a topic that both Democrats and Republicans might be able to find agreement on Expecto, less hostile approach but the same challenges with foreign policy from the Biden administration. President Trump was hostile to America's enemies and also allies. It wasn't I don't think practice with a strategic vision, it seemed more directed towards a domestic audience at the expense of us benefits in U. S security. S you professor Daniel Rothenberg also tells Katie ours think tank. That this White House will be the opposite. But Russia will continue to sow division in the US through the Internet and social media. And it's incumbent upon the new administration to act affirmatively. If it's cyber. We won't see it those in the public, but it has to really hit home. Rothenberg says. The Biden administration might have to re negotiate trade deals worldwide, Peter Same or Katie, Our news to our news time 7 36. Thank you, Jamie. Let's get you to detour Dan in the Valley Chevy Dealers Traffic center so we can get you to work. What's going on with roads at this very moment, my friend. Well, we We have a wreck coming in on a freeway. It's the one and.
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"From the key to our business center. If you were Americans applied for unemployment benefits. Last week, 900,000 workers filed new application and that is still historically high level. Points more job cuts because of the pandemic. US home construction, One of the star performers during the pandemic jumped 5.8% of December inning, a strong year for home building. The better than expected gain followed a big jump in November as well. Well, they didn't win the jackpot. But for Arizona mega millions tickets did win. Some pretty good prize is $10,000 tickets were sold in Mesa, Scottsdale in Queen Creek. The jackpot for tomorrow night's drawing is now nearly $1 billion. Checking the latest numbers on Wall Street. The Dow is down 14 points at 31,174. The NASDAQ is up 38. The S and P is basically flat. For more money news visit the key to our business center it Katie Jr dot com. Katya our eyes on the economy. Hours after his inauguration, President Joe Biden signed an executive order extending the pandemic moratorium on foreclosures and evictions. Through the end of March. But will it actually keeps struggling Americans off the streets? Katya are Jeremy Foster talked to a Valley economist about it joins US Live Jeremy, with millions of Americans unable to pay rent. Jamie Elliott Elliott Polic with Elliot D. Pollack and company just told me he's glad the moratorium was extended, especially on renter's. But You know, only people who are in real trouble should be getting money right now from Uncle Sam, and by sending $2000 to every household. You're not doing that You need to specifically send aid to those people who are behind on rent because of Covic. Alex says landlords need help as well. Not only are they not all large corporations, most of them are mon pot kettle if small people who saved their money and bought small apartment building reports from houses to rent, and that's how they earned their their income during their retirement. Now, later today, the Biden administration is planning to unveil its National Cove. It 19 response for businesses. He's got to make sure that those businesses that are still around get sufficient cash to get them back on their feet. And those businesses still around, Pollick said about 30% of small businesses that had to shut down won't even be reopening. Pollack says. The real key, though, to getting the U. S economy back on a roll is for his many people as possible. Get vaccinated, Jamie. All right. Thanks a lot. Ktrs, Jamie Faster. We're gonna hear more from your interview with Elliot throughout the day, then on Katie are correct. All right. Thanks a lot. For the key to our timeline with Steve's ends, Meister is.
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"15 minutes of commercial free nonstop news, traffic and weather starts. Now. Good morning. It's eight o'clock. I'm Jamie West. I've never been more optimistic about America than I am this very day. I think the theme of the Biden inauguration was a return to normalcy. President Joe Biden got right to work issuing executive order after executive order, many reversing Trump policies. Our expanded coverage is next. Then, after a check up traffic with detour Dan Ah popular downtown Phoenix bar has been shut down for violating covert restrictions. But first, a spectacular fireworks display capped off the inauguration celebration in our nation's capital last night, But the fireworks may be just the beginning, so to speak. Because President Biden has already issued 15 executive orders and two directives with more to come today, a number of them impact the border and immigration and they aren't sitting well. But at least one top Border patrol agent that he was going to unify this country and what he did yesterday is anything but unifying the country 80 years. Jerry Foster begins our live team coverage. Jimmy the White House said yesterday It's holding funding for President Trump's border wall. But National Border Patrol Council president Brandon Judd just told Erin So this morning news as we speak right now, you know, these contractors are getting ready to go to work. Take continue to build the wall under the money that they've already been paid. So there's still gonna be some wall that's gonna be built over 450 miles of wall was built along the southern border during the Trump administration, over 220 of which was in Arizona. Today. Mine is expected to focus on the pandemic, unveiling a national strategy to ramp up vaccinations and testing, reopen schools and business and require that masks be worn for travel. Live in the news center. Jeremy Foster, Katya our news Have drum cross live in Phoenix. Katya ours, political analyst Mike O'Neal says President Biden known as a conciliator, and he's going to need that skill more than ever and trying to hash out deals with congressional Republicans. The speech was not characterized by either the soaring rhetoric that you might have gotten from Alabama. Nor the confrontational, bombastic attitude of a trump. But either those would not have been show Biden. It was authentic, and therefore it worked live in Phoenix. Jeff Cross Katie our new confirmation hearing for President Biden's nominee for secretary of homeland security, Arizona Senator Kirsten Cinema reaffirmed their commitment to work across the aisle. Keep Arizona's southern border secure, committed to finding bipartisan and common sense solutions to secure Arizona's border and protect the public health and safety while also treating migrants fairly and humanely during the hearing, nominee Alejandro Mayorkas says he wants to tackle technology gaps along the southern border. All right, let's get you to work or wherever you need to be detoured. Dan is live in the Valley Chevy dealers Traffic center and sounds like we're starting to chip away at this morning's commute. Yeah, there have been multiple crashes is I'm sure you've heard throughout the ride this morning, Jamie, But I think this is the perfect time to just get rid of all of my other freeways. How about that? All of them just cleared on the freeways, the one on eastbound, the 35th Avenue and the westbound 60 west of Mill. It's a big chip out of the computer that we're chipping away at. I do still see a couple of service Street, Rex Interactive, 19th Avenue and Greenway and Glendale westbound in 95th Avenue, a state right restriction for collision there, but boy the freeways. Big picture Pretty good. You're still going to get a couple minutes in Tempe, though, for that record cleared it. Mill hasn't cleared up there just yet. This traffic report brought to you by Redmond Weight loss for a limited time. New patients get four free fat burner plus boosters and a free console available by video from home or in person gets started with Redmond today Schedule your free appointment of Redmond weight loss dot com deter damn case. Sharon is Rain chances taper off through the day today, which is the slight chance for showers on Friday before another storm brings more rain this weekend. The high reaches 69 today and we'll talk about it 68 tomorrow, then highs drop in the fifties by Sunday. I'm ABC 15 meteorologist Iris de Macedo. At 804. It is 58 degrees in Phoenix New this morning when it comes to the coronavirus, Arizona's now the least safe state in the country. Ah, wall that have studied that included Washington, D. C finds. Arizona ranks 42nd if vaccination rate.
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"The national anthem and what was a star studded inauguration and celebration in our nation's Can Spittle. President Biden wasted no time trying to erase much of President Trump's recent executive actions with several of his own one halts funding for the border wall at a top Border Patrol agent just told Arizona's morning news contract that have already been paid for so there still gonna be wall that's going to be built. Our team coverage begins live with Katya Ers, Jeremy Foster because of those contracts, Jamie National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judge said those contractors are going back to work along the border this morning. Nearly half of the 450 miles of new barrier that went up under President Trump was in Arizona. The joy But Judd points out in Arizona. If you currently look at the illegal immigration that is taking place, the vast majority of the people that are crossing the border illegally are crossing in areas where we do not have infrastructure. We don't have walls now. Later today, the Biden administration will unveil the national strategy on covert 19. It includes mandatory masks for travel. Plan to reopen schools and businesses as well as plans to ramp up vaccinations and testing live in the news center Jeremy Foster key to our news, and I'm Drum Cross live in Phoenix. Ktrs political expert Mike O'Neal says President Biden known as a conciliator, and he's going to need that skill more than ever and trying to hash out deals with congressional Republicans. This speech was not characterized by Either the soaring rhetoric that you might have gotten from Obama nor the confrontational, bombastic attitude of a trump. But either of those would not have been show Biden. It was authentic, and therefore it worked. And Democrats right now, with bare majorities in the House and the Senate, live in Phoenix, Jump cross Katie our news. All right, let's get back over the detour.
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"Complicit with the globalists and their agenda. They accused the conspiracy theorist of unlawful entry into the Senate chamber, where he posed for pictures. Bare chested with his horn hat, tattoos and furry clothes. Police also arrested Arizonans Joshua Knowles and Marsha Murphy for unlawful entry and curfew violation. And 10. Local organizations are now calling for several state Republican lawmakers to be expelled, claiming their support of false election conspiracy theories is a danger to democracy. So we know that these legislators are not actually serving their constituents. They're really just trying to get their own sort of Klauer. Jenny Guzman with PROGRESS. Arizona one of the 10 organizations calling for expulsion, tells Katie are if they're not expelled. They should at least be barred from holding leadership positions in the Legislature. Arizona Congressman Greg Stanton wants Vice President Mike Pence to start the process of removing President Trump from power. But is that necessary? State is one of over a dozen House Democrats calling for the 25th amendment to be invoked after rioters stormed the U. S Capitol yesterday. The Republican David Schweikert tells Arizona's morning news in many ways, that's another example of the political class, firing it up, hopefully not sending out a fundraising email with it At the same time standing, says President Trump has shown to be unwilling to protect our democracy and carry out the duties of his office. Jeremy Foster, Katya Our News, Arizona Democratic Kong This man Raul Grow Hall of a is one who joined the call to invoke the 25th amendment to remove Trump from office. He tweeted Trump is the national security threat and must be removed from office as soon as possible, whether by the 25th amendment or impeachment. Today. I join this effort with my colleagues to hold the president accountable for his attack on our democracy. Now, With all this talk of invoking the 25th amendment, you might be wondering what does that mean exactly? Katya cars, legal analyst Monica Lindstrom explains. The 25th amendment says that the vice president and the president's Cabinet can get together and vote to go ahead and remove the president if he's unable to discharge the powers and duties of his office, Lindstrom says. With only 13 days left in President Trump's term. She doesn't think there's enough time for that or for impeachment. What happened yesterday was really unprecedented. The storming of Congress and he could have long lasting consequences, according to an S U history Professor Donald Critchlow specializes in American political history. He tells me yesterday's violence reflects terrible lost confidence in our institutions, which he says can be problematic since democracy doesn't work if people don't have confidence. Also wealthy Republican Party in Cater's, and that could lead to the rise of another party, which he says has the potential to create further instability. And in our system, Latino, Katya our news, be sure and tune in tonight at seven as we bring you an ABC News special chaos of the capital. You'll be able.
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"Time for you to save your country. Our team coverage begins now. Chaos on Capitol Hill. 52 arrests four people dead. 14 police officers hurt. But just a few hours ago, Congress officially certified Joe Biden as the winner of the presidential election. The votes for president of the United States are as follows. Joseph R. Biden Jr of the State of Delaware has received 306 votes. Donald J. Trump with the state of Florida has received 232 votes. Vice President Mike Pence reading the final results, and President Trump is reacting in a statement released, the president said quote even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts, bear me out nevertheless. Yes, there will be an orderly transition on January 20th. I have always said we would continue our fight to ensure that only legal votes were counted. While this represents the end of the greatest first term in presidential history, it's only the beginning of our fight to make America great again. Jeremy Foster Katya Our news, One of the four people killed in the riots, was shot by police. The other three a woman and two men died after apparently suffering separate medical emergencies. Just moments ago, Arizona Congressman David Schweikert told us he was one of the first lawmakers back inside the capital after being evacuated for hours and he saw exhausted police officers. Fire extinguisher dust everywhere and you could just see this drained. Look on everyone's face. And you're saying Thank you to them. You're handing them a coffee, and some of those faces are just burned into my psyche right now. Striker blames the rhetoric on Capitol Hill from all politicians for what happened yesterday. And I'm jump cross live in Phoenix Valley. Political experts stand Barnes with Congress Take insulting, says Wednesday Storming of the U. S Capitol by a group of Trump supporters was a bad day for Republicans, he says right now the GOP a very divided party. Remarkable, scary and horrible for the Republican Party. What is happening at the U. S capitol with Rioters is tangibly damaging the Republican brand, Barnes says. This is a real problem now as the GOP six to win future elections live in Phoenix, John Cross Katya our days as our expanded coverage continues more from Congress, members from Arizona talking about their experiences there, but first It's time for another check of traffic. We do it.
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"Results as soon as the race is a reported, But first tonight, here is our top story Coronavirus in Arizona. Arizona's the new World leader and the number of new coronavirus cases over the past week data guru Garrett Archer with our TV partners at ABC, 15 took a look at a site using numbers from Johns Hopkins University, He told Arizona's Morning news today it tracks all 50 states and all of the countries reporting covert 19 cases. And he says Arizona is second to none. 12 on average new cases per 100,000 for the past seven days. That is higher than California, which is the second at 96. It's also a lot higher than the national average, which is 65 new cases per 100,000 People. Jeremy Foster, Katya Our News as the coronavirus cases and deaths continue toe uptake here in Arizona, the former head of the state's Health department says our options to slow the spread are pretty limited. Katya Rsk broke Amino joins us live with more on this story. The opportunities to fix things early have passed. Will humble, executive director of the Arizona Public Health Association tells the mic room at his show. That's due to the inaction from governor Do see? And health director Dr Karol Crist. The only way to do anything at this point is to shut the bars for another month or so. And have the restaurants go back to take out service only. He says that well, it's not something he wants to call for. The enforcement of current mitigation efforts has done nothing to slow the spread it instead, he claims bars, nightclubs and others have cheated and got away with staying open reporting live Gabriel gumming your key to our news moron coronavirus in Arizona coming right up, but it's 502 and we had a pretty average ride home at the moment, but let's check it out with detour.
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"Well, we've been telling you this morning about Arizona leading the country in the world and the rate of new cases this week. How is that possible? What does it mean? About an hour ago we heard from the highly respected data guru and Katya is Jeremy Foster joins us live with what he had to say. Derrick Archer with our TV partners at ABC, 15 took a look at a site using numbers from Johns Hopkins University and he told us attracts all 50 states all of the countries as well reporting covert 19 cases and over the past week, Archer says. Arizona second to none 12 on average new cases per 100,000 for the past seven days. That is higher than California, which is the second at 96. He says the 17,000 cases reported here two days ago. Put us over the top, but Check out how drastic the jumping cases over the past couple of weeks has been 29th to the fourth. Yesterday, we reported 57,119 cases on the same seven day period the week prior. We reported 43,000 cases, so that's a 32% in jump in reported cases in one week, Archer says he'll be keeping a really close eye Jamie on the numbers in the coming days and weeks to see It will see another big holiday spike. Or if these numbers are the new normal for the time being right, because with the holiday travel and gatherings and everything we may not see it actually a spike for another week or two right that dry did that's what he told us. All right. Thanks a lot. KTs. Jeremy Foster. Time for the key to our timeline. Now, with Steve's ends, My Stern is brought to you by the husband and wife Law team of Briar Law protecting the rights of the seriously injured in Arizona since 1996 It's January 5th and today is the birthday of FM radio..
Bipartisan group of lawmakers announces $908 billion stimulus plan, aiming to break logjam
"And Arizona Republican says he's getting more frustrated by the day. For starters, Congressman David Schweikert tells Katie are this bill should have been done months ago. Your Democrats and now admitting the reason there hasn't been the covert stimulus bill for several months turned out. It was the presidential election. They held off from providing this to the American people Try, Curd says. There's so much drama in Washington right now. He wouldn't be surprised if this current package doesn't get done until After the Senate runoff elections in Georgia, January 5th. Although he remains hopeful they'll pass it this month. Jeremy Foster Key to Our news is time to treat this pandemic, a less
Election 2020: Arizona's impact
"Of election 2020 continues our race. Our state will the side the direction of the country for the White House and the Senate majority. That was Republican Senator Martha McSally on with Arizona's Morning news Friday, and this morning, we caught up with her Democratic challenger on Election Day Eve. There's Jeremy Foster joins us live with more on what Mark Kelly had to say. One of the first things we asked Mark Kelly Jamie in a race where polls have consistently showed him in the lead there now tightening, in fact, a brand new Data orbital poll of 550 likely Arizona voters out this morning show Kelly just 1% point ahead of MK Sally Now. Two weeks ago, the same polls showed him up over six points. But Kelly told us he's still confident. Think the only Poles that really matters when folks go to the polls tomorrow, and when they count the votes, and that might take might be done tomorrow might take a couple days. I feel pretty good. Something else. Kelly and other Democrats may be keeping an eye on Republicans of return nearly 45,000 more ballots in Maricopa County than Democrats so far on the early voting side and about 90,000 Mohr than those who are not registered with either party. But Kelly points out that a lot of support from Republicans, including former elected officials, I have the Republicans for you know Mark Kelly for Senate Group. He also words folks to be patient. If we don't see the final results on Election day, and you can tune in all day for special election team coverage right here on our and we'll begin it tomorrow at five. AM I tell you, this is going to be one watch because the Republicans have come from behind to now lead with the number of ballots already returned and their also expected to turn out Maur enforce the Democrats at the actual voting booth tomorrow, so this is really going to be one to watch it is and we we heard from the Steve Cortes with the Trump campaign today. He's in there feeling increasingly confident about taking Arizona. All right. Thank you so much. Kate. There's Jeremy Foster.
What will the next stimulus package look like?
"It look like? He didn't offer too many details that Arizona Congressman David Schweikert tells Jr this one will look different than previous ones. We're hoping this one will actually have not only economic stimulus but through tax codes and regulatory codes, the White House Seems to also be favoring some additional individuals stimulus money, So we're seeing if that all comes together, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says. This package will also include liability protections for businesses, hospitals, doctors, nurses, colleges and K through 12 schools. Jeremy Foster, Katie Our news. Now let's get a check on traffic. Here's Monica read live from the Valley
Sen. Martha McSally: Next coronavirus relief package should not be a 'cash cow' for mismanaged cities
"House Democrats are proposed another three trillion dollar corona virus relief package but Arizona's Republican senator just revealed what she thinks about it KTA ours Jeremy foster joins us live interview with Katie A. R. as Mike Broomhead show senator Martha McSally said they haven't even gone through the first three trillion dollar package Gemma that has not been distributed yet to hospitals small businesses to cities as well this proposal would also extend unemployment benefits through next January it also includes up to six thousand dollars for each family as well as a twenty five billion dollar bailout for the US postal service even if this bill clears the house the Senate is not expected to pass it live in the new center Jeremy foster KTAR
Stocks rise as Trump vows "big" crisis package
"The trump administration says it has big plans for the turbulent economy in the midst of the corona virus crisis KTA ours Jeremy foster joins us live with what some of those plans are yeah it's been a rough two weeks Bob on Wall Street stocks plummeting at near record levels but treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin said today they have no plans to shut it down we may get to a point where we shorten the hours if that's something they need to do but Americans should now that we are going to do everything to make sure that they have access to their money at their banks to the money in there for a one K. is sent to the money and and socks and wearing right now the White House is reportedly pushing a trillion dollar virus response package to the Senate and as you mentioned things are looking really good today on Wall Street this afternoon we'll hear from a valley economists to find out if each day will be a roller coaster ride all right on Wall Street until this thing
Whistleblower Complaint On Trump-Ukraine Call Is Released
"The whistleblower complaint that triggered the impeachment acquiring to president trump has been released we begin our live team coverage with Katie a ours Martha Mauer I am reporting an urgent concern those are the first few words of the nine page whistleblowers report just released by the house intelligence committee and this redacted complained to the whistle blowers that they have received information from multiple US government officials that president trump is using the power of his office to solicit interference from a foreign country to investigate from a vice president Joe Biden the complaint says president trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is a key figure in that effort a declassified version of the whistle blowers report before so the July twenty fifth phone call as well as the days following the call with the accused senior White House officials to try to lock down all records of that phone call now the acting director of the national intelligence committee has just testified before Congress on this very complaint KTA arson Jeremy foster has those details that's right Martha acting director of national intelligence Joseph McGuire is testifying right now before the house intelligence committee says he received a complaint and believes both the inspector general and whistle blower acted in good faith he then pass the information on to the justice department office of legal counsel determined that the complaints obligations do not meet the statutory requirement definition concern legal urgent concern now Republicans are arguing the fact that the whistle blower admitted in his report that they were not a direct witness to most of the events described live in the newscenter journey foster
AP finds 13,000 asylum seekers on border wait lists
"I the border patrols latest numbers. Jaw-dropping? We must maintain the ability to deliver consequences or we will lose control of the border. That's our top story. Here's Jamie west. Arizona's immigration crisis. The number of border crossers taken into custody last month is the highest since two thousand seven with no signs of slowing down KTAR. Jim cross begins. Our live team coverage with the latest stats German one hundred ten thousand people apprehended the word last month of seven thousand more than in March border patrol chief Carla provost testified before a Senate committee yesterday says agents are overwhelmed about forty percent are now just focused on the humanitarian crisis cannot address this crisis by simply shifting more resources or building more facilities. It's like holding a bucket under a faucet. It doesn't matter. How many buckets you give me if we can't turn off the flow while the majority of the operations are asylum seekers from Central America. She says not all they've arrested thirty five hundred people with gang affiliations and criminal records of the past few months and assaults on agents of by twenty percent live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news. And I'm KTAR Jeremy foster on a Senator Martha mcsally just told Ona's more. News. Those apprehension numbers will continue to get worse. If congress doesn't act I working with the White House, Senator Lindsey Graham, we are going to have some loophole clothing legislation. But I recommend we swift. We bring to the floor, and we need to have pressure on the other side of the aisle. We need sixty votes says Democrats continue to hold things up, and it's going to take the American people calling in pressuring them to take action before
Mexican Soldiers Pointing Guns At American Troops At The Border
"Harrison is immigration crisis. Mexican soldiers are pointing guns at US troops along the border. President Trump says that's going to stop. We start our team coverage. Now KTAR Jeremy foster live with more came out in a tweak this morning, Bob. From the president saying Mexican soldiers recently pulled guns at our national guard troops national border patrol council. Chief brain a judge told morning news. It's a diversionary tactic history of Mexican military crossing the border making incursions into the United States and oftentimes are doing to describe our border patrol agents from what's really happening, which is narcotics being smuggled across the border. President also tweeted today he's sending troops to the border. As a result. Judge says he's heard that's being discussed but hasn't heard actually happening right now live in the news center. Jeremy foster KTAR news. I'm Jim cross live in the news center last weekend, border patrol cameras captured masked heavily-armed smugglers full tactical gear leading Central American mom and her eight year old son through vehicle. Into the US near Louisville border patrol agent. Jacob stupid Berg typically in this area. Individuals from Central America will pay in the neighborhood of seven thousand dollars to be smuggled across and this is also the same area where we have large groups of individuals that have crossed the border in months
Investigators trying to determine cause of deadly Arizona boat crash
"We're now hearing from witnesses of Saturday's deadly crash in the Colorado river near the Arizona. Call California border KTAR's, Jeremy foster joins us live with the latest lettera. Jamie was a horrific holiday weekend after the two boats carrying sixteen people between them collided all the people thrown into the water. No one was wearing life vests. The body of a California woman has been recovered three. Others are still missing nine were hurt to critically. Dave Dade was on another other boat in the river and says he saw the whole thing unfold.
Trump says Sessions should end special counsel investigation "right now"
"To you by, Howard air We're coming up on twelve o two. And one hundred one degrees in Phoenix new this afternoon the man accused of first degree murder in the death of Arizona department. Of public, safety trooper Tyler EDNA Hoffer last month is out of the hospital and is now in jail Isaac. King was transported to the mirror COPA county sheriff's, office jail to be booked in for the. Shooting death. Of the trooper police say king fought with several troopers before he pulled another trooper's gun and shot EDNA offer fatally hitting him. The Drapers feared world services will be on Friday and. There will be a public visitation tomorrow A deadly officer involved shooting in the. Valley last, night leaves one band dead and the key nine unit injured the incident happened near twenty seventh street. In baseline road Glendale police were searching for a, suspect who fled DRC custody back in February By city of Glendale police canine officer When I came over the wall shots were fired at, the Glenville officer by. The suspect sergeant John Roth was Glendale police. Says the suspect was shot and killed the canine was. Also shot but expected to be okay no further details is to why the twenty. Two year old suspect was behind bars a man is. Dead after a barricade situation in Tucson he was shot by police this morning after he came out of. A with two guns in his hands, no officers were hurt at Arizona band accused of subtle Yan addition to America's, deadliest mass shooter, as another status hearing in this case Douglas Haig of Mesa will be in, court once more on August twenty eighth. His trial has been postponed six times he's accused. Of conspiring to make and. Sell armor piercing ammunition to Stephen paddock Hake, says he sold the man tracer ammunition which lights up the path of fire bullets in October twenty seventeen paddock fired into the crowd at, a country music concert in Las Vegas killing fifty eight and wounding eight, hundred fifty one Kathy Klein. KTAR news had hoped to log on and download blueprints for three d. printer gun today forget, about it a federal. Judge has halted the distribution of the plan. The battle over the blueprints began in two thousand thirteen. When the founder of defense distributed invented the first pistol entirely created on a three. D. printer and then posted the design online the federal. Government called it illegal export of firearms but the courts later sided with defense distributed which claimed not second. Amendment protection of gun rights but I, haven't protection of speech that's ABC's Jim Ryan Arizona votes valley political expert says, Arizona will be, at the center of the political universe this fall right now democratic congresswoman Kirsten. Cinema has a four point lead over. Republican congresswoman Martha mcsally for Senator Jeff flake seed. In the latest ABC fifteen. OH predictive insights poll stand Barnes with copper, state consulting tells Arizona's morning news it's clear the balance of power in the Senate is at stake this November will be more money spent, on this US Senate seat than it's ever been Spent in Arizona history because of, that phenomenon it early voting for the twenty eighth. Primary elections is now underway Jeremy foster KTAR news as special counsel Robert Muller investigates Russian election, meddling and whether President Trump used Twitter to, intimidate, or, pressure attorney general. Jeff Sessions White House press secretary Sarah Sanders defended the president this morning. Had a tweet this, morning calling, on Torney general Jeff Sessions to end the Russia investigation it's not an order it's the president's opinion and it's ridiculous that all of the corruption and dishonesty that's gone on with the launching of the. Witch hunt the president wants to has watched this process play out. But he also wants to see it come to an end as he stated many times And we look forward to that happening in his, tweet this. Morning Trump called Robert Mueller's investigation Robert Muller's investigation rigged a federal appeals court ruled today that President Trump's, executive order about sanctuary cities is unconstitutional it was vile from President Trump cracking down on sanctuary cities but. His executive order in January twenty seventeen threatened to withhold funding from cities that limit cooperation with immigration authorities exceeded, the president's, authority by. Two to one vote the ninth US circuit court of appeals said that without congressional authorization the president cannot refuse to disperse federal. Grant money to achieve. A policy objective of, punishing cities that adopt so called sanctuary policies Aaron Katersky ABC news New York a couple of sports notes the. Coyotes will honor former captain Shane Don by retiree against, number nineteen jersey February twenty four ceremony will take place at Hilo river arena in Glendale When the, coyotes host the Winnipeg Jets don't spent his entire twenty one year National Hockey League career with the Jetson coyotes and will be the seventh player to have a. Number retired by the coyotes jets organization and the sports and entertainment, commission has announced that the late Arizona State University at cardinal star Pat Tillman as well as the Olympic gold medal swimmer Gary, Hall junior, former Arizona, Diamondbacks star. Mark grace there among those. Who have been elected to the twenty eighteen Arizona's sports hall of fame class, the induction. Ceremony will be held November first at the Scottsdale plaza resorts At twelve oh seven with traffic every. Six minutes. Here's Larry Lewis live from the valley Chevy dealers traffic Senator Bob we still have that crash on the two zero two Santan transition, ramp to northbound, one zero, one it's not. Locking, it is off right but right sleet and just a bit our, latest crash chest. And Glendale at just west of fifty Fifth Avenue also seventy Fifth Avenue at Grand's a crash.
Trump shares "very nice" letter from North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un
"That he and his house judiciary committee called exempt some big decisions to make if we find criminal activity going on here we're going to have to refer that over to the attorney general's office and see what jeff sessions and his team will do with that strikes former fbi lover lisa page is scheduled to testify president trump twit tweeted out a letter this morning that he says he's received from north korean leader kim jong un in the letter dated july the sixth says that his meeting with trump in singapore was the start of a meaningful journey wound refers to trump as quote your excellency and says he extends his convictions that another meeting between the two leaders is in the future ktar is on the economy under governor doug ducey is way again on a new report showing why arezzo china is a top place for business simply put he's not surprised cnbc ranked arizona twentieth on it's best state for business lists up six spots from last year the governor tells ktar more people are moving here and for good reason we've created over a hundred and sixty thousand private sector jobs in the last three years and had three hundred companies were you locate tarazona right now see says there are more jobs available than there are people to fill them adding the key moving forward is not increasing taxes or regulations jeremy foster ktar news well if you're hoping to get to a build a bear location today to take advantage of the pay your age event you are out of luck the company now says they can't accept anymore guest at any of their us locations due to crowd and safety concerns at build a bear the third arizona diamondbacks player is going to be headed to the major league baseball all star game in washington later this month pitcher zack greinke he has been named as a replacement attendee for the game he replaces chicago cubs starter john lester who was unavailable to pitch into game because the cubs moved up one of his starts and pitched him too late before the all star game grank he joins fellow dbox paul goldschmidt and patrick corbin on the national league team that follows seven with traffic every six minutes here's larry lewis live from the valley chevy dealers traffic center bob we got double trouble now ten westbound we've got.
U.S. judge orders migrant families to be reunited
"The trump administration's been giving marching given marching orders and what to do about families separated at the border also a major upset in a primary working class americans want a clear champion now other top story and for jamie west here's jeremy foster ktar is on immigration a federal judge in san diego has ordered the us government to reunite families that were separated at the border and says it needs to be done on a fast track ktar's jim cross joins us live with more jim and jeremy rolling says parents and children cannot be held apart unless the parent is unfit or dangerous kids under five must be reunited with their parents within fourteen days abc's elizabeth her says those over five have to be reunited with her parents within thirty days according to that judge the government has an obligation to track and reunify these families and ruling says it must happen within a month memo of the house expected to vote as soon as today on immigration bill that would end the separation of migrant children from their parents and provide twenty five billion funding for the president's border wall it's not expected to pass in the meantime the us senate now working on their own solution live in the news center jim cross ktar news and this just in one week after visiting detention centre housing immigrants in south texas first lady melania trump plans to visit an other facility on the us southern border this trip will come at some point this week but the white house has not yet released any details i'm guessing that the the office of the first lady might actually have a couple of suggestions on what to wear this time around as well here's dani sullivan in the valley chevy dealers traffic center it's pretty busy out there jim right now you've got this accident on us sixty westbound at gilbert it's all off to the right hand side of the freeway but you still have a mile heavy slowing in the area over on i ten we just got a new wreck i ten it's on the westbound side at sixty seven th avenue the right lane is blocked i don't see much of a delay there but i do see a heavy slow down seventeen southbound between mcdowell and about seven th avenue you got a couple of obstacles along the way one is a crash southbound at grant street near van buren that's all off to the right hand side of the freeway now and then some debris on the roadway i seventeen southbound at seventh avenue now it looks like most of the debris out of your way but you still have some vehicles off to the right hand side of the freeway causing a lot of curiosity this report is brought to you by maricopa county air quality help keep ozone away commit to one day walk to nearby locations instead of driving increase the number of steps on your pedometer and improves your health for more information go to clean air.
Scalise back on baseball field a year after shooting
"Was sixteen thousand seven hundred fifty dollars euro blumquist with adam data solutions tells ktar that represents seven and a half percent of the median home price of just under two hundred and fifty grant here in the valley and ideal down payment i think is around the three to five percent level especially for first time homebuyers blumquist also says homeowners here tapping into their home's equity he locks up twenty percent from a year ago compared to fourteen percent nationwide jeremy foster ktar news just one year after a gunman opened fire on a congressional baseball team practice lawmakers will take the field again tonight in washington dc arizona senator jeff flake who was there that day says congressman steve scalise was injured in the shooting is not well enough to be back on the field this morning steve out on the field the plan catching cnn bat i mean it's a good thing scalise was shot in the hip and spent months in recovery i'm not get a check on traffic here's dani sullivan live from the valley chevy dealers traffic center in.
Officials: Border agent was attacked by several assailants
"In the news center nylon ktar news there's new information about the shooting of a border patrol agent in southern arizona tucson sector says the wounded agent is in stable condition and in good spirits the agent is a trained paramedic and was able to get to his vehicle and administer first aid after being shot up patrolling a remote area alone near era vodka border patrol says the agent was attacked by an unknown a number of assailant striking him several times several people were arrested in the area on immigration charges but so far not been connected to the shooting jeremy foster ktar news president trump is back in washington now after his summit in singapore with north korean leader kim jong un vice president mike pence is weighing in on the summit as we move forward the negotiations we now will trust but verify our sanctions will remain in place until north korea's nuclear weapons are no longer a factor pence told the southern baptist convention today that the meetings were direct honest provocative and productive senate democrats are introducing an amendment to prevent president trump from withdrawing u us troops from south korea unless it's in the us national security interest senate foreign relations committee chairman bob corker says he's taking a wait and see approach i don't even know again if that's real again i don't typically again mattis or pompeii or somebody over reagan vein and we'll say cars the move is in response to comments that president trump has made since the summit with north korean leader kim jong un that the us will stop quote socalled war games over the korean peninsula if kim starts denuclearization of north korea president trump's former personal attorney is now expected to work with federal prosecutors who are investigating in the law firm that has been representing michael cohen is not expected to represent him going forward and no replacement attorneys have been named instead we're told cohen is likely to begin cooperating with federal prosecutors in new york who have been building a criminal case against him white house aides have long told us they're more concerned about what cohen knows than about anything that has been across the desk of special counsel robert muller that's abc's aaron katersky because of arizona's longterm dropped the the communities of pine and strawberry are being asked to curb their water usage those communities are now under a mandatory outdoor water use restriction until further notice the pine strawberry water improvement district wants to limit watering of lawns and gardens and washing cars until significant monsoon rainfall helps ease the problem the ground is baked.
Uber shutters self-driving program in Arizona
"Bob mcclay here's our top story uber is pulling the plug on self driving test in arizona ktar jeremy foster joins us live that's right and it comes a couple of months after a deadly crash in tempe involving an autonomous vehicle and pedestrian bob uber confirmed ktar this morning it's formally ending selfdriving operations in arizona which will affect roughly three hundred employees governor ducey suspended the driverless road test after marches incident today he says public safety remains his top priority uber also says it plans to hire an additional seventy employees in arizona between now and the end of the year in other areas live in the news center jeremy foster ktar news the national football league has announced that super bowl fifty seven will be played in glendale in twenty twenty three arizona cardinals president and ceo michael bidwell joined the nfl network this morning it was unanimous vote i think it shows that we've done a good job in the past and the owners have faith in arizona doing a great job next time around and we committed to make it bigger better arizona will join south florida new orleans los angeles and tampa bay.
White House lays out DACA deal asks
"Triage it comes as agents get ready to deal with summertime emergency calls in the coming months the training said to be helpful because of the limited law enforcement presence in the rural border areas jeremy foster ktar news the white house putting together an immigration package the package focuses on deterring further illegal immigration and it does not appear to include a solution for dauga however phoenix immigration attorney marguerite de silva says for now people are still being allowed to renew nobody knew is allowed to apply and they've been clear with that since late last year that's thanks to federal judge ordering the trump administration to continue accepting renewal applications while legal challenges continue were operating as usual meaning we're sending in the applicator were expecting to get to your approval back in the mail silva says she's hopeful congress will ultimately pass a permanent solution for dhaka result the psotino ktar news if one group has its way public utilities in arizona would have to get at least half their power from renewable energy sources by twenty thirty a new asu report claims that proposal from clean energy for a healthy arizona could hurt our state economically matthew benson arizonans for affordable electricity doesn't like.