The battle over raising the minimum wage in Arizona is settled now. It centered around many in the business community arguing that it would hurt small businesses who can’t afford to pay workers more. But early numbers out last week seemed to show that the restaurant industry here is growing. The same may not be true in San Diego.
President Trump hits his first 100 days in office this week. It’s been a tumultuous stride towards one of his primary goals: how to manage the U.S.-Mexico border, even as the biggest project – paying for a border wall – threatens to cause a government shutdown. The Border’s New Boundaries series begins with a report on a federal project involving not concrete border walls but digital ones.
A new survey from the Arizona School Personnel Administrators Association shows state schools are dealing with more teacher vacancies this Spring. That number jumped by roughly 250 when compared to last year.
“I want to look like a princess,” said Mountain Pointe High School senior Shawna Henry. But the search for a long, poofy and ideally pastel dress is not as easy as it sounds when you're not a "small girl size."
Acclaimed rap artist Kendrick Lamar will launch a 17-city tour this summer at Gila River Arena, where big musical acts could provide more revenue to help Glendale pay off hundreds of millions owed on the venue.
In 2015, the city of Phoenix approved Transportation 2050, a $31.5 billion, 35-year transportation bond dependent on a 0.7 percent sales tax running from 2016 through 2050. Now the first signs of improvement are being unveiled, and that includes a pub crawl this Friday night with VIPs like the mayor and vice cayor and City Council members.
Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week’s news: Invisi-bill, Scaredy Spice, Prime Purchase. Our panelists read three stories about someone with a real good reason to move out of their house, only one of which is true.