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Documentary Investigates Navy Lieutenant
In January of 2014, an MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopter crashed off the coast of Virginia. The story of Lt. Van Dorn and the investigation into his death is recounted in the new documentary, "Who Killed Lt. Van Dorn," directed by Zachary Stauffer.
Nov. 8, 2018
Do Vacant U.S. Ambassador Positions Impact Foreign Policy?
There are more than 30 U.S. ambassador positions still vacant around the globe, in countries including Turkey, Egypt, South Korea and Ireland.
Nov. 8, 2018
Why We All Need To Know About Central Arizona Project Board
There are some races we probably all knew about heading into Tuesday’s election — like the race for governor, or Kyrsten Sinema’s battle with Martha McSally for Arizona’s open Senate seat.
Nov. 8, 2018
Voters OK Ban On Taxing Services, But Could They Be Asked To Revisit?
When Arizona voters approved Proposition 126 by a nearly 2-1 margin on Tuesday, they prohibited the state from taxing services, like gym and country club memberships, haircuts and pet grooming.
Nov. 8, 2018
FDA Approves New Opioid Amid Addiction Crisis
The opioid addiction crisis is a reality across the country. It’s led to — among other steps — increased regulation. It’s in this reality that the Food and Drug Administration has approved of a new opioid called Dsuvia, which is intended to be used specifically by the Department of Defense.
Nov. 8, 2018
Are College Athletes Accused Of Sexual Misconduct More Often?
The issue of sexual assault on college campuses has become hard to avoid in the news in recent years. And, oftentimes, those cases seem to be tied up with student athletes.
Nov. 8, 2018
What
Arizona voters soundly rejected Proposition 127 when they went to the polls. That would have required half of Arizona’s energy to come from renewable sources over the next decade.
Nov. 8, 2018
Corp Comm Puts Moratorium On Johnson Utilities
The Arizona Corporation Commission has placed a partial moratorium on new water and sewer connections from Johnson Utilities’ service area in Pinal County.
Nov. 8, 2018
The Quiz Show: Solve This Puzzle For A Chance To Win
It’s almost time for the next episode of The Quiz Show! That’s when we bring back our resident quiz master and "Jeopardy!" Tournament of Champions winner, Leszek Pawlowicz.
Nov. 8, 2018
Arizona GOP Sues To Limit Mail-In Ballots In Senate Race
Republicans filed a lawsuit Wednesday night to challenge the way some Arizona counties count mail-in ballots as election officials began to slowly tally more than 600,000 outstanding votes in the narrow U.S. Senate race — a task that could take days.
Nov. 8, 2018
The Takeaway: A New DOJ, Sans Sessions
After a lengthy press conference on Wednesday, President Trump tweeted that Attorney General Jeff Sessions will be replaced by DOJ chief of staff, Matthew Whitaker.
Nov. 8, 2018
GOP Sues County Recorders Over Vote Counting Procedures
Last night four county Republican parties filed a lawsuit against all of Arizona’s county recorders, claiming the recorders don’t follow a uniform standard for counting ballots and resolving issues like signature mismatches.
Nov. 8, 2018
Arizona House, Senate Chose New Leaders
Republicans who maintained control of the Arizona House and Senate have picked new leaders for the coming legislative session.
Nov. 8, 2018
Phoenix Police To Buy Audio Devices For Crowd Control
The discussion about new audio devices for Phoenix police got pretty heated in council chambers Tuesday.
Nov. 7, 2018
Zimbabwe Transplant Offers Observations On U.S. Election
More than 2 million Arizonans voted in the recent election and some counties have already broken records for the number of ballots cast in a midterm. But on election night, there was at least one resident of Phoenix who was surprised there weren’t more voters.
Nov. 7, 2018
AZ Charter School Director Falsified Enrollment
This week, a former Goodyear charter school director pleaded guilty to a multi-million dollar conspiracy after lying about the number of students going to his school. The charter school shut down before a state audit, which revealed only 75 of the reported 528 students in the last school year were real.
Nov. 7, 2018
CAWCD Election Sees 2 New Board Members, 3 Returnees
Maricopa County elected five members to the board that runs the Central Arizona Project. Three people were re-elected: Lisa Atkins, who is the current president of the board of the Central Arizona Water Conservation District (CAWCD), Heather Macre and Terry Goddard.
Nov. 7, 2018
Barbed Wire Could Spell Trouble For Business
As Arizonans went to the polls in record numbers Tuesday, the U.S. military was stringing razor wire along the border in downtown Nogales, Arizona. Some are worried that more hostile look could impact business in Arizona and Sonora.
Nov. 7, 2018
Several Valley School Districts Fail Funding Measures
While a majority of the 20 bond and override questions up for vote in Phoenix-area school districts seem to be passing, several large dollar amount questions seem to be failing.
Nov. 7, 2018
How Education Played In The Midterm Election
To talk about how teachers and education issues did last night, The Show was joined by Lily Eskelsen Garcia, president of the National Education Association.
Nov. 7, 2018

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