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KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. To talk about Attorney General Barr’s testimony, the latest legislative news and more, Jaime Molera of Molera Alvarez and Marilyn Rodriguez of Creosote Partners, joined The Show.
May. 3, 2019
Final Push To Extend Statute Of Limitations For Child Abuse Survivors
Republican state Sen. Paul Boyer has been proposing changes to Arizona’s statute of limitations for years. Now, he’s taken a stand and said he will not approve a state budget by the deadline unless his bill gets a hearing.
May. 3, 2019
Arizona Considers Stiffer Penalties For Family Pet Abuse
On a 42-18 margin, the Arizona House gave final approval to legislation to make it a Class 5 felony to intentionally or knowingly subject a pet to "cruel mistreatment'' or kill a pet without the consent of the owner.
May. 3, 2019
Chin Chosen To Replace Granville On Tempe Council
Arlene Chin is the director of scholarship advancement for the ASU Foundation. She also has a master's degree from Northern Arizona University. She will be on the Tempe City Council for the remainder of the original Granville term, which expires in July 2020.
May. 3, 2019
Podcast Playlist: The Dream
Multi-level marketing companies often promise you part time work and high salaries. But according to The Dream, it seems very few participants successfully make a living.
May. 3, 2019
Report Suggests Changes To Tribal Consultation Practices
A report has drawn the attention of federal lawmakers and tribal leaders, who are making changes to consultation procedures.
May. 3, 2019
Construction Underway On Cross-Border Pipeline Expansion
After getting a construction green light last month from the U.S. government, crews have been working on a compressor station for Kinder Morgan’s Sierrita pipeline. It runs from near Tucson to the border in Sasabe.
May. 3, 2019
Exoplanet Habitability: It’s What’s On The Inside That Counts?
Over the next decade, scientists will gather vast stores of data describing the atmospheres of distant worlds. But some of their colleagues argue that the key to a planet’s habitability might truly lie in its interior.
May. 3, 2019
Crossing Mexico: An Economy That Depends On An Open Border
The economies of two towns — dependent on each other and on the relatively easy crossing across the Suchiate River — show how the free passage between Mexico and Guatemala is a way of life along this border, similar to how it once was between the U.S. and Mexico.
Part I: Migrants Idle Long Before Reaching U.S. Border
Part II: They Cross Oceans, Mountains And Rainforests
May. 3, 2019
Military Report Details Sexual Assault In The Ranks
Six percent of women in the military said they were sexually assaulted in 2018, according to a new report from the Pentagon. The report from the military comes as Sen. Martha McSally is spearheading an effort to reduce the number of sexual assaults in the military.
May. 2, 2019
Insys Therapeutics Exec Found Guilty In Bribery Case
A jury has found one-time billionaire and drug company executive John Kapoor and his four co-defendants guilty of a racketeering conspiracy. The verdict came after 15 days of deliberations.
May. 2, 2019
Podcast Playlist: The Dream
Multi-level marketing companies often promise you part time work and high salaries. But according to podcast The Dream, it seems very few participants successfully make a living.
May. 2, 2019
Geraldine
Geraldine “Jerry" Emmett, a lively centenarian from Prescott who got to call the votes alongside Arizona Rep. Ruben Gallego at the Democratic National Convention in 2016, has passed away.
May. 2, 2019
Why This Author Says It
It’s dangerous to be a boy. That’s the stark conclusion author Michael Reichert has come to after studying modern boyhood for his new book "How to Raise a Boy: The Power of Connection to Raise Good Men."
May. 2, 2019
Study: Female Politicians Face More Negative Scrutiny
There are now more than 20 official Democratic candidates in the 2020 race to challenge President Donald Trump. A recent media review put together by Northeastern University has determined that those female candidates have received more negative coverage than their male opponents.
May. 2, 2019
Climate Change A Factor In Migration To The U.S. Border
There are many reasons hundreds of thousands of migrants are making the dangerous trek from Central America — and even farther away — to get to our southern border. One of those reasons may be climate change.
May. 2, 2019
Arizona Seeing Rapid Job And Population Growth
Arizona had the fourth highest percentage of job creation in the country last year, just behind Nevada, Utah and Idaho. Arizona was also the fourth fastest state for population growth last year.
May. 2, 2019
APS Reports Earnings 6 Times Higher Than Last Year
APS’s parent company, Pinnacle West, reported Wednesday hefty first-quarter profits of more than $17 million — nearly six times higher than last year at this time. Arizona Republic reporter Ryan Randazzo covers APS, and he joined The Show to talk about this report.
May. 2, 2019
The Takeaway: Trump And Democrats Agree To $2 Trillion In Infrastructure Spending
On Tuesday, Democratic Party leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi emerged from a meeting with President Trump. The topic was once again about infrastructure. And all parties involved seemed to have reached a deal: $2 trillion in spending to provide jobs and badly needed repairs to the nation's infrastructure.
May. 2, 2019
Sounds Of The City: Bottling Milk The Old-Fashioned Way
Listen to the sounds of Kevin Danzeisen filling milk bottles at Danzeisen Dairy. If you have suggestions or hear things that make Phoenix, Phoenix, send us a note at [email protected]
May. 2, 2019

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