Thunderbird School of Global Management
Arizona State University announced Tuesday morning it was moving the Thunderbird School of Global Management to a new building in downtown Phoenix.
Dec. 12, 2017
Family photo of Shirley Austin, Daniel Harrot, Mason and Joshua
Two dogs were roughhousing in a sunny backyard in Queen Creek. On the patio, a man was helping his son pump up his bike tires. It was one of those totally ordinary family moments. But for Daniel Harrott, who lived most of his life as a woman, just everyday existence as a man is alchemy.
Dec. 11, 2017

KJZZ News

election vote campaign
Current Arizona law requiring state lawmakers wanting to run for Congress to vacate their local seats before entering the race threatens to create a string of political vacancies.
Dec. 12, 2017
How many times have you made the decision to do something, and the result makes you wonder about whether it was a coincidence? Dr. Bernard Beitman has studied coincidences for decades and is the first psychiatrist since Carl Jung to attempt to categorize and even explain them.
Dec. 12, 2017
Fire truck
The Mesa Fire Department will now charge $100 for every false alarm call they respond to. The first false alarm and calls canceled while first responders are on the way will not cost anything.
Dec. 12, 2017
Time magazine’s 2017 Person of the Year is the women who have spoken out about sexual misconduct. In some cases, a common theme seems to be a lot of people heard about the allegations, but never did anything — often described as an “open secret.” But one philosophy professor has another word for the behavior.
Dec. 12, 2017
This year has seen a handful of high-profile shootings, from Las Vegas to Sutherland Springs, Texas, and it’s also seen calls to end gun violence. But some experts say doing that would require research.
Dec. 12, 2017

NPR News

'Oumuamua is the first of its kind: an object from outside our solar system, observed by astronomers. Now, a group of researchers is trying to find out if it is transmitting any signs of life.
Dec. 12, 2017
NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with retired Judge Lillian Sing about the life of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who died on Tuesday. Sing knew him as an activist since he graduated from law school.
Dec. 12, 2017
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who has been trying to push back against reports that he's gutting the State Department, addressed his employees in a rare town hall on Tuesday. Tillerson spoke about foreign policy changes and department reform plans, including a promise to streamline security clearances.
Dec. 12, 2017
All week, All Things Considered is offering Highly Specific Superlatives in honor of the year that was. On Tuesday, we look at the weirdest leap forward in brain science. Researchers can now grow mini brains in a petri dish and then experiment on them.
Dec. 12, 2017
The so-called "village movement" coordinates crucial services for the elderly, allowing many to age in their homes. It's now expanded to 200 spots around the U.S., as advocates adapt the model to different communities.
Dec. 12, 2017