Phoenix police push crowds of protesters away
Phoenix police say they arrested four people at Tuesday night’s Trump rally. Police estimate tens of thousands came downtown for the rally, and no one was seriously injured.
Aug. 23, 2017
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T-shirts, hats and signs with the words “Make America Great Again” dominated the crowd of supporters at President Donald Trump’s rally in Phoenix on Tuesday night. President Trump did not mention Sens. Jeff Flake and John McCain by name, but his speech made it clear he was unhappy with the pair.
Aug. 23, 2017

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Bark scorpion
Over millions of years, the Arizona bark scorpion has evolved into a true desert survivor. Now, new research traces its origins to an abrupt and massive genetic event.
Aug. 23, 2017
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The U.S. Air Force says new contracts to replace an aging intercontinental ballistic missile system are underway. Both Boeing and Northrop Grumman will complete the work.
Aug. 23, 2017
Phoenix police
Phoenix police say people threw rocks and bottles at law enforcement, prompting them to use pepper balls and pepper spray around 8:40 p.m. to clear the area after President Donald Trump's rally at the Phoenix Convention Center on Tuesday night.
Aug. 22, 2017
"Humility is the New Smart: Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age"
It might still sound like science fiction to most of us, but we’re not so far from a world in which robots have taken over a large portion of our jobs. So what does that mean for the rest of us non-robots? Well, that’s what Katherine Ludwig and co-author Ed Hess tackle in their new book, "Humility is the New Smart: Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age."
Aug. 22, 2017
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Early Monday morning, the United States Navy reported that a warship, the U.S.S. John S. McCain, was involved in a collision with a freighter off the coast of Singapore that left ten sailors unaccounted for. It's an incident that’s certain to call attention to the U.S.S. Fitzgerald and its recent crash off the coast of Japan, which left seven dead.
Aug. 22, 2017

NPR News

Yalla! Eat walking tours take people into the Arab-American community, where they can talk with business owners about their personal stories and the products they sell.
Aug. 23, 2017
Maine is among a handful of states putting limits on the painkiller dose that doctors can prescribe a patient. Some doctors and patients say the law is helping, while others say it goes too far.
Aug. 23, 2017
Many students heading to college this fall won't be the traditional 18-year-olds. At the nation's military academies, more cadets are coming from life — or military service — and not high school.
Aug. 23, 2017
The case of Ahmed Abu Khatallah, who is preparing for trial next month in Washington, D.C., raises questions about due process and interrogation. He has pleaded not guilty.
Aug. 23, 2017
After big tech companies took action to take down white supremacist content, there have been calls for the government to step in to protect free speech on the right and left.
Aug. 23, 2017