A former Mexican governor linked to at least one real estate investment in the Phoenix area has been sentenced to nine years in prison. He was accused of money laundering and criminal association, but some in Mexico say the sentence is not enough.
The Audubon Society just launched a “plants for birds” initiative aimed to encourage Phoenix residents to grow native plants in their yards. Many native bird species have left as non-native plants were introduced in the Phoenix area.
If you’re ready to sweat for science, you’ll have a great opportunity Saturday afternoon at Edison Park in Phoenix. As urban planners and city leaders try to cool the city off and make it more walkable, there’s a growing effort to find more data to help figure out what to do.
This week, the founders of Instagram said they’re leaving the company. The two did not say specifically why they’re leaving, but did indicate they’re ready to do something new. Facebook bought Instagram in 2012 for $1 billion.
Rachel Mitchell, Special Victims Division director at the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, played an unprecedented role in the Judiciary Committee hearing yesterday, which heard testimony from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford alleging sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Hispanic buying power in Arizona is expected to increase by $10 billion between now and 2022, and is anticipated to top $47 billion this year. Those are among the findings of the new DATOS report, which came out Friday morning.
Supreme Court Justices are intended to be impartial and to preside over a judicial body that is above the partisan fray. But all those pretenses fell away during the eight-hour-long Senate hearing Thursday, where Republican Senators and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh ripped into Democrats.
To talk about this week’s two Arizona gubernatorial debates, the Brett Kavanaugh hearing and more, Jon Gabriel, editor-in-chief at Ricochet.com, and David Lujan, director of the Arizona Center for Economic Progress, joined The Show.
With a wingspan that can stretch 10 feet, the California condor is one of the largest birds in North America – and also one of the rarest. After the population plunged to just 22 in 1982, all were taken into captivity for safe keeping and breeding. Now, every year, just a few condors are released into the wild – while several hundred humans watch. This year, one of them was.
Remember when the Trump administration announced a $12 billion aid package for farmers to help with the effects of the trade war? About a tenth of that money will go to buying crops that people in China are not buying. The food, of course, needs a place to go.
Arizonans are closely watching the confirmation proceedings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Reactions were mixed in the Valley as the emotional testimonies played out on national television.
Agent Dennis Dickey admitted that in spring 2017, he started a fire that scorched 45,000 acres. Residents were evacuated from their homes as the fire roared into the flanks of Southern Arizona’s Santa Rita Mountains.
Democrat Kathy Hoffman and Republican Frank Riggs debated Tuesday night in Phoenix as they both aim to be the next leader of public education in Arizona. The event was moderated by Mark Brodie and Steve Goldstein, hosts of KJZZ’s The Show. See updates from KJZZ.