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What To Do If You Dislike One Of The Super Bowl Teams
When the Eagles and Patriots take the field on Sunday, fans in Philly and Boston will be in their teams’ colors. But what about those fans who can’t stand one – or both – of the Super Bowl teams?
Feb. 2, 2018
 Can A Zero-Waste Super Bowl Be Accomplished?
Super Bowl 52 is going to be played on Sunday in Minneapolis, with tens of thousands of fans living and dying with the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles. This Super Bowl is aiming to be a zero-waste event. What does that mean? How can it be accomplished? With me to talk about that is Colin Tetreault, senior sustainability scholar at ASU.
Feb. 2, 2018
KJZZ
It's time for the Friday Newscap. Joining us to talk about a historic day in the Arizona Legislature and some developments in the state’s 8th Congressional District are Chuck Coughlin, president of HighGround Public Affairs Consultants, and Karl Gentles, partner at Goode Wright Gentles.
Feb. 2, 2018
The Century-Old Story Of An Arizona Prostitute’s Run From The Law
When an archivist in California opened an old box to process some records and pulled out documents dating back to Arizona’s territorial days, she knew she’d found a story as juicy as any soap opera.
Feb. 2, 2018
 ASU-Banner Study Showing Potential In Fight Against Alzheimer
More than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease. There is extensive Alzheimer’s-related research going on in Arizona, and a number of advances have been made, including in the realm of diet and nutrition.
Feb. 2, 2018
 After Shooter
Even though Rep. Shooter is now out of office as a result of his behavior, it went on for a long time before this vote happened. And some recent reporting raises the question: will this change anything at the state Capitol? We spoke with Rachel Leingang with the Arizona Capitol Times and Yvonne Wingett Sanchez of The Arizona Republic.
Feb. 2, 2018
House Floor Session
And, for more on Thursday’s expulsion vote of Republican Rep. Don Shooter after allegations of sexual harassment, we’re joined by Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Feb. 2, 2018
The Takeaway: House Republicans Release Controversial Memo
After getting the go-ahead from President Trump, House Republicans made the GOP memo public on Friday.
Feb. 2, 2018
Payday Lenders Partner With Native American Tribes To Circumvent Consumer Protection Laws
Payday lenders across the country are making deals with Native American tribes to circumvent consumer protection laws, according to a new study.
Feb. 2, 2018
Maricopa County Settles Lawsuit Over Arpaio
The parties in a lawsuit over workplace raids by former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have reached a settlement.
Feb. 2, 2018
Native American Students Drill Down Into Dental School Prep
“There’s a question of representation,” said fourth year dental student Sarah Yankton Hill. The Society of American Indian Dentists found there are fewer than 300 American Indian dentists to serve a population of 5.2 million Native Americans.
Feb. 2, 2018
Refugee Women Open Global Market In Downtown Phoenix
A new pop up shop opens Friday in downtown Phoenix providing unique opportunities for the community.
Feb. 2, 2018
Flu Levels Highest In Arizona In 8 Years
Over 19,000 cases have been reported, the most since the H1N1 epidemic.
Feb. 2, 2018
In Dramatic Vote, AZ Lawmakers Expel Don Shooter From House
The Arizona Capitol is a place to create policies for living in a civil society. But a comprehensive report found, in one case, those policies were bent and words disguised as humor became disturbing.
Feb. 2, 2018
 Officials Warn Of Earlier, Stronger Fire Season
As a wildfire near Coolidge, dubbed the “River Fire” passes the one-hundred-acre mark, officials are concerned about weather conditions that fuel flames.
Feb. 2, 2018
 Phoenix, Tucson Temperatures In January Hit Records
The National Weather Service offices in Arizona's two major desert cities say January was the warmest on record for Tucson and the third warmest for Phoenix.
Feb. 1, 2018
Tucson Cracks Down On Drivers Using Phones
Starting today drivers in the city of Tucson could be stopped for using their cell phone.
Feb. 1, 2018
 Rex Tillerson Starts Latin America Tour With Visit To Mexico
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson began a weeklong tour of the Americas with a stop in Mexico City on Thursday and today, as Mexican diplomats are pushing to preserve NAFTA.
Feb. 1, 2018
Federal Judge Strikes Down Kansas BDS Law Similar To Arizona
After a Kansas law prohibiting state contractors from participating in a boycott against Israel was struck down this week, a similar Arizona law could face the same result.
Feb. 1, 2018
Sounds Of The City: Raising The Woof At The Puppy Party
Listen to the sounds of Danae Smith leading a puppy party at the Arizona Humane Society.
Feb. 1, 2018

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