Burton Barr Central Library reopened in Phoenix on Saturday, June 16. Last July, a pipe burst and flooded the building, causing it to close for nearly a year. In addition to necessary repairs, the renovated library features some expanded and upgraded sections.
Promise Arizona is an organization that aims to promote the power of the Latino community in Arizona. The group will host a “Rally for Migrants” Sunday night, highlighting the separation of immigrant families.
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Phoenix temperatures hit a record cool on Saturday with a high of 83 degrees. Chris Kuhlman is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Phoenix. He said the previous record was 82, but the cool weather won’t last long.
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Police in Mesa say a self-driving Waymo vehicle was involved in a major crash Saturday night.The driver of the Waymo vehicle told Mesa police that the car was not in autonomous mode at the time of the crash.
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As Father’s Day weekend begins, Arizona’s state and federal lawmakers are sounding off about immigration legislation.
There are dangers traveling in Arizona’s high country during June as more motorists and wildlife hit the road. During the summer, animal-related crashes increase in rural areas.
About 2,000 kids were separated from their families at the border from mid-April through the end of May. Prosecutions have spiked since U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a zero-tolerance policy for illegal border crossings in early April.

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House Democrats converged on an immigration detention facility Sunday, as the Trump administration continued to shift blame elsewhere for the growing crisis.
Rep. Beto O'Rourke organized the Fathers' Day march in just a couple of days. Hundreds of people showed up to protest the Trump administration's policy of separating families at the border.
Roberta Jacobson, who resigned as ambassador in May, says the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration agenda is "draconian."