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Congresswoman Martha McSally Running For Senate
With the vintage fighter plane she would later climb into and fly into Phoenix as her backdrop, Southern Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally announced Friday morning she is running for Sen. Jeff Flake’s seat.
Jan. 12, 2018
The Takeaway: A Community Buried Under A Deadly Wall Of Mud
Rescue efforts continue in California, where mudslides have blanketed the coast and killed at least 17 people.
Jan. 12, 2018
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge will hear legal arguments Friday in a school funding lawsuit.
Jan. 12, 2018
A new production of a classic is worth cheering for.
Jan. 12, 2018
The Maricopa County Recorder’s Office met with people in the West Valley Thursday night to go over a draft of polling places for an upcoming special election. Voters will select a replacement for Congressman Trent Franks, who resigned last month.
Jan. 12, 2018
Two-thirds of the world's population are expected to live in cities by 2050, and that's driving a need for urban agriculture.
Jan. 12, 2018
A few days before Thanksgiving, when so many people were focused on turkeys, a couple hundred people gathered in Phoenix to focus on another kind of bird.
Jan. 12, 2018
The Arizona Association of School Business Officials leadership believes the lawsuit still has merit but will support the governor’s plan to restore $370 million over the next five years.
Jan. 11, 2018
Audit: ICE Must Strengthen Screening Process For Identifying Terrorists
A government audit of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement found the agency may be missing chances to identify and detain known or suspected terrorists.
Jan. 11, 2018
The new Steven Spielberg movie “The Post” comes out in wide release across the country Friday.
Jan. 11, 2018
The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office released files Thursday from an investigation into an altercation between correction officers and an inmate in December 2016.
Jan. 11, 2018
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is launching the largest reorganization in the department’s 168-year history. The shift would divide the country into 13 regions and centralize parts of the agency within those boundaries. Joining us to talk about the potential impact of this change is Kate Kelly, director of Public Lands at the Center for American Progress.
Jan. 11, 2018
ASU is expanding its reach into the realm of disability studies. The new College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences is going to offer a disability studies major. And it’s intended to blend students from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines.
Jan. 11, 2018
The federal government has lifted a 3-year-old moratorium on funding research that modifies pathogens to make them more deadly.
Jan. 11, 2018
The United States might be the richest country in the world, but a new study shows children born here are more likely to die before they reach adulthood than kids born into other wealthy, democratic countries.
Jan. 11, 2018
The #MeToo movement and overall concerns about sexism and harassment in a cross-section of American industries is helping lead to some fairly rapid transitions in business schools.
Jan. 11, 2018
As the U.S. has tightened its policies related to immigration, Canada has offered a different message.
Jan. 11, 2018
ASU and the University of Buffalo are teaming up to study how extreme weather impacts American cities. To talk more about this research, I’m joined by Nick Rajkovich, an assistant professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Buffalo, and Paul Coseo, an assistant professor of Landscape Architecture at the Design School at ASU.
Jan. 11, 2018
Two of Apple’s shareholders are urging the company to research the impact of its technology on children. This push is an example of what’s called shareholder activism, when those who hold a financial interest in a publicly traded corporation use their influence to try to affect change.
Jan. 11, 2018
The Consumer Electronics Show continues in Las Vegas, and the lights are back on, after a blackout on Wednesday. Brian Heater is Hardware Editor at TechCrunch.com and is at the convention.
Jan. 11, 2018

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