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The Arizona Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame is celebrating its newest class of inductees on Thursday, including a handful of the state’s most well-known artists.
Aug. 17, 2017
The U.S. solar industry is booming. Twice as much solar was installed last year as in 2015. But some say not everyone has reaped the benefits. This week, the U.S. International Trade Commission heard arguments that cheap solar imports have devastated solar manufacturing jobs. Some warn the case could sink the industry.
Aug. 17, 2017

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Whether it's an especially hot or cold day - or mild or unmemorable one - the weather reports coming through the radio, the internet and the nightly news all get collected in real time by meteorological forecasters. But then, those records find their way to a central data center, or rather, a weather library of the world.
Aug. 17, 2017
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Why do people make a big deal out of generational labels like Millennials or Baby Boomers? Who defined them? And how do they define you?
Aug. 17, 2017
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Antifa, short for “anti-fascist,” is a loosely organized, wide amalgamation of leftist activists whose expressed purpose is to stand up against white supremacy and Nazism.
Aug. 17, 2017
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The Department of Labor is suing an Arizona farm for withholding pay from its foreign guest workers, and making them live in horrific conditions.
Aug. 17, 2017
The federal government announced Wednesday it will eliminate a policy that allowed national parks like the Grand Canyon to ban the sale of bottled water in an effort to curb litter.
Aug. 17, 2017

NPR News

A scholar and a journalist offer context and analysis on the events in Charlottesville and the politics of white anger.
Aug. 17, 2017
Police raids in the Philippines over a three-day span killed dozens of people suspected of selling or using drugs. They're the bloodiest known days in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.
Aug. 17, 2017
Birmingham, Ala., has a complicated relationship with racism. Some of the most notable events from the Civil Rights era took place in the city. Now, there's renewed debate about the fate of the city's Confederate monuments.
Aug. 17, 2017
Legal fights over racial and partisan gerrymandering are intensifying and mathematicians think they can help. Specialists in geometry are training to become expert witnesses in redistricting cases around the country.
Aug. 17, 2017
Three days after mudslides killed hundreds in Sierra Leone's capital city, government officials are still searching for bodies under the rubble. NPR's Robert Siegel talks with the president's spokesman, Abdulai Bayraytay, about how the West African country is responding to the disaster.
Aug. 17, 2017