Gov. Doug Ducey has completed action on the remaining bills that were approved in the recently-finished legislative session. He signed 27 and vetoed 6. To learn more about a university funding measure that was approved and protection for student journalists that was vetoed, we spoke with Rachel Leingang of The Arizona Capitol Times.
The chancellor of the Maricopa County Community College District is reviewing recommendations for potential changes to the district’s athletic programs. Those recommendations have already caused some concern, especially when it comes to the future of the football teams.
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has tentatively approved the county’s budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year. We talked about the $2.49 billion budget and its priorities — including public safety — with Denny Barney, chair of the Board of Supervisors.
There were a lot of residents and advocates at the Mesa City Council meeting last night speaking out against this decision to privatize its jail operations. One advocate who has been voicing her opposition to this is former Coolidge City Council Member Emily Verdugo.
Biochar is an additive used along with fertilizer to manage waste and store carbon in soil. Advocates say its use can slow climate change. But, a recent study casts doubt on its efficacy -- at least in certain climates.
The Islamic State promised more bloodshed in a statement issued Tuesday, according extremist-activity monitor Site Intelligence. It's not yet known what kind of ties the bomber may have had with the group.
Smart cars, the internet of things, 5G — they are the exciting technology of the future. But before these technologies can become widespread, companies need to build and deploy a network of camouflaged antennas and cables in cities everywhere.