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Law Professor: DACA Situation
Texas, and six other states, sued the federal government this week, arguing the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA program is unconstitutional and should be ended.
May. 3, 2018
Major Change Coming For Independent Voters In Phoenix
Voters will decide whether to move non-partisan elections for the mayor and Phoenix City Council from the fall of odd-numbered years to November of even-numbered years to coincide with statewide general elections.
May. 3, 2018
2 Photographers Banned From HS Sports After Misconduct Allegations
The AIA has pulled the credentials and banned photographers Jeff and Zach Edgington, known as “The Edge Twins,” over allegations of inappropriate conduct.
May. 3, 2018
Music Teachers Provide Soundtrack To #RedForEd Movement
Band teachers put down their batons and picked up their own instruments, marching to a different drum on the Capitol lawn with the #RedForEd movement.
May. 3, 2018
Ducey Signs Education Funding Bill After Long Night Of Debate
After the Legislature stayed in session all night, Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill early this morning granting teachers an average 19 percent pay increase within three years.
May. 3, 2018
Diamondbacks, Stadium District Reach Potential Settlement
The Maricopa County Stadium District and the Arizona Diamondbacks have reached a potential settlement in a legal battle over the future of Chase Field, and officials want the public to weigh in on the proposal before it goes to a vote on May 9.
May. 2, 2018
Rural Teachers Remain #RedForEd While Teaching Through Walkout
Arizona’s teacher strike has drawn thousands of people to the Capitol since last Thursday. Educators in rural Arizona cities, where schools have stayed open out of necessity, want their voices heard too.
May. 2, 2018
Multiple Court Cases Up Anxiety For DACA Recipients
A new lawsuit to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program threatens to add to the list of conflicting decisions on the future of the program that shields some undocumented immigrants from deportation.
May. 2, 2018
Phoenix Suns Name Kokoškov As New Head Coach
The Phoenix Suns have announced their new head coach, and it’s a name familiar to longtime Suns fans.
May. 2, 2018
Evacuees From The Tinder Fire In North-Central Arizona May Soon Return Home
Rain and snow have helped firefighters battling the Tinder Fire, which has burned more than 11,000 acres in North-Central Arizona, but hundreds of people remain evacuated.
May. 2, 2018
After Protests And Debate, Ducey
With the sea of red on the capitol grounds this week, you might’ve missed the students in orange.
May. 2, 2018
Colorado Teachers Also Push For More Funding
Teachers in other states have also been trying to communicate the need for more funding. We’ve heard a lot from educators in West Virginia and Oklahoma but today we're here with the results of another western state's movement.
May. 2, 2018
Arizona
The deadliest gunfight in Arizona history didn’t happen at the storied OK Corral. It also wasn’t a classic Wild West shootout, it was over the federal government’s draft into what would become the First World War.
May. 2, 2018
How Agrivoltaics Could Create Sustainable Crops
As our climate continues to warm here in the desert, sustainably growing food could become a serious challenge. Researchers at the University of Arizona are working to find new ways to approach agriculture and they’ve come up with one that’s garnering some attention.
May. 2, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Is Your Leader Too Charismatic?
Charismatic people have great vision. But a great leader also needs to make sure things get done. On this week's edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke explore how you can have too much of a good thing when it comes to charisma.
May. 2, 2018
The Takeaway: Lost in the United States: From Teenage Migrants to Sex Trafficking Victims
In Marion, Ohio, a city of about 35,000 people an hour north of Columbus, eight migrant teenagers from Guatemala found themselves trapped in a trafficking ring in 2014.
May. 2, 2018
More Companies Turning To Teens To Fill Positions
As more employers are scrambling to fill open positions, they're increasingly turning to teens to take the jobs. That has led to a 13.9 percent drop in teen unemployment during a 12-month average, the lowest year-round average since 2001.
May. 2, 2018
Central Arizona Water Conservation District Faces Federal Lawsuit
The Central Arizona Water Conservation District is facing a federal lawsuit claiming the district is violating the Colorado River Basin Project Act.
May. 2, 2018
Frank Lloyd Wright Documentary Debuting At Taliesin West
Frank Lloyd Wright’s reach continues to be powerful and extensive — primarily because of the uniqueness and relevance of his architectural designs, but also because of his fascinating and dramatic life story.
May. 2, 2018
CAP Tries To End Conflict With  Colorado River States
The Central Arizona Project has issued a mea culpa that could calm some nerves among the states that use Colorado River water. The river supplies 40 million people in the U.S. abd Mexico.
May. 2, 2018

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