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BBC Look-Ahead: A New International Climate Summit
Nearly 200 countries are taking part in a climate summit in Poland, which aims to build on the Paris summit that took place in 2015. For more on that and other international stories coming up this week, The Show was joined by BBC’s Rob Hugh-Jones.
Dec. 3, 2018
Rockin
A great big howdy! That’s how singer Chelsea Robson and her family have welcomed people to their ranch-turned-dinner theater in Mesa for the past 35 years. Their last show was this Saturday, as the family business wound to a close.
Dec. 3, 2018
Boas: Migrant Caravan Points To Some Larger Truths
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Dec. 3, 2018
ICE Continues Dropping Off Families At Churches
As the Trump administration continues its stepped up deportations, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has been dropping off bus loads of migrant families at churches in Arizona. Reporter Laura Gomez, who covers politics and immigration for the Arizona Mirror, joined The Show to about this practice.
Dec. 3, 2018
AZ Lawmaker Facing Calls For His Resignation For Racism
For the second time in five months, Rep. David Stringer of Prescott Arizona’s 1st Legislative District made racist comments to a crowd. The Phoenix New Times obtained a recording of Rep. Stringer making new racist remarks last week.
Dec. 3, 2018
The Takeaway: What Happened At The G20 Summit?
The G20 Summit in Argentina came to a close on Saturday. And although people focused on the awkward stage moment between President Trump and Argentine President Mauricio Macri, there were more important points at hand that was discussed.
Dec. 3, 2018
Prescott City Officials Call For Stringer
Two Prescott city officials are calling for the resignation of Republican legislator Rep. David Stringer. This comes after Stringer was recorded making racist comments.
Dec. 3, 2018
Trade Tensions Between U.S. And China Continue
As they attended the G-20 Summit last week, President Trump and the leaders of Mexico and Canada signed a replacement for NAFTA called the USMCA.
Dec. 3, 2018
Flagstaff Tourism Held Up Despite Partial Forest Closures
A decision by federal officials in May to close parts of the national forest around Flagstaff caused concerns about lost spending during the peak tourist season, but cooler temperatures apparently were enough to draw visitors to the mountain city.
Dec. 3, 2018
WATCH: OSIRIS-REx Landing
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will arrive at asteroid Bennu after more than two years traveling through space. Once it reaches its destination, the spacecraft will spend about a year and a half surveying this never-before-visited asteroid and preparing to collect a sample of surface material for return to Earth.
Dec. 3, 2018
The Mexican Force That Stop Migrants From Reaching U.S.
The Mexican federal police, which has long helped stop migrants from reaching the U.S., has been found to regularly commit human rights violations against migrants — highlighting one of the central challenges in immigration policy for incoming President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.
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Dec. 3, 2018
Pile Burns Planned For Payson Ranger District
Residents in the Payson area may see smoke on the horizon over the next few days. Fire managers in that district will be burning debris piles starting Monday.
Dec. 3, 2018
Governors Support Cross-Border STEM Program
The governors of Arizona and neighboring Sonora, Mexico, signed a memorandum Friday supporting a cross-border science leadership program.
Dec. 3, 2018
Decoding The Psychology Of Funny Words
More than 45 years after comedian George Carlin first listed the "Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television," scientists at the University of Alberta have developed their own list: the funniest words in the English language.
Dec. 3, 2018
AZ Cattle Exports To Sonoran Slaughterhouse Could Start Soon
Exporting Arizona cattle to Sonora for slaughter is currently a lengthy and costly process. But a recent binational deal between Mexican and American federal authorities will ease the inspection process, opening up new markets for the Arizona cattle industry. The details were presented at the Arizona-Mexico Commission Sonora Summit in Hermosillo Friday.
Dec. 2, 2018
Vernon Parker Looks Back On Serving The Late President George H.W. Bush
Former President George H.W. Bush died Friday night at the age of 94. Former Paradise Valley mayor, Republican Vernon Parker, worked on Bush’s presidential campaign in 1988.
Dec. 1, 2018
Phoenix Parks And Rec Expands Silent Sunday Program
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department is considering expanding its Silent Sunday program at South Mountain Park. The department will be launching a pilot program from December 2018 to March 2019.
Dec. 1, 2018
ADEQ: Bad Air Quality Hitting The Valley Early
A monitor in Phoenix hit an Air Quality Index of Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups on Thanksgiving. This is the earliest occurrence since current record keeping began in 2010.
Dec. 1, 2018
AZ Pharmacist Sentenced After Diverting 200,000 Opioids
An Arizona pharmacist and pharmacy technician have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for diverting hundreds of thousands of opioids, using a Scottsdale pharmacy as a front.
Dec. 1, 2018
ADOT App Can Help You Avoid Traffic
ADOT Alerts App notifies you of traffic obstructions based on your location.
Dec. 1, 2018

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