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School Desks Sit Empty
After Columbine, between 1997 and 2007, police officers in schools, aka “school resource officers” jumped by 38 percent, according to the Department of Justice.
Feb. 23, 2018
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott has elevated its business department to a full-fledged school, starting this semester. Here to talk about it is the new business school’s interim chair, Thomas Drape.
Feb. 23, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case Janus v. AFSCME. At the core of the case is the issue of “fair share fees” — which pay for the costs of collective bargaining and grievance procedures for every worker, not just those who are union members.
Feb. 23, 2018
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In 2015, Lori Interlicchio and Alana Duran swiped right on each other's Tinder profiles. But Alana had lupus. Her kidneys were failing. And after just three dates, Lori was thinking about offering to see if she could be a potential kidney donor match.
Feb. 23, 2018
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How do we keep America’s schools safe? That’s the question students and lawmakers are asking following last week’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. President Trump has suggested arming teachers, while other schools have implemented measures like security cameras and metal detectors.
Feb. 23, 2018
Grand Canyon National Park
A British tourist who was pulled from the wreckage of a fiery helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon died from his injuries Thursday, according to Nevada authorities.
Feb. 23, 2018
Pharmacist counting pills
Some prescription transactions could cost consumers less if they’d paid in cash rather than rely on insurance co-pays. Right now in Arizona, if there’s a cheaper option available some pharmacists are prohibited from telling you. But that could soon change.
Feb. 23, 2018
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Control Tower
Air Canada has launched a new air service from Phoenix to Montreal, Quebec.
Feb. 23, 2018
Tom Ryan
Stephanie Holford, who sent a topless photo to congressional candidate Steve Montenegro issued a statement through her lawyer on Thursday. Her lawyer also released text messages.
Feb. 22, 2018
Wilson Elementary School District GoFundMe account
The federal grant money to fund that school officer has run out, and another grant that could have helped keep the officer on staff was denied.
Feb. 22, 2018
A small victory for Native American voting rights this week: Navajos who once worried they’d have to drive hours to cast their ballots in Utah said a new settlement is a step forward.
Feb. 22, 2018
An immigrant rights group is suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for denying some Temporary Protected Status holders the chance to get green cards.
Feb. 22, 2018
State fire and safety officials are sounding the alarm ahead of the upcoming fire season.
Feb. 22, 2018
A new book calls out Silicon Valley for not being diverse enough — especially when it comes to a lack of female leaders at the top of the corporate ladder. That book is called "Brotopia: Breaking up the Boys’ Club of Silicon Valley" and its author, Emily Chang, is here to talk about it.
Feb. 22, 2018
syria flag
Reports indicate that the government of Syria continues to use chemical weapons — despite outcry from most of the international community. Here to talk about the efforts of the Middle East Chemical Weapons Task Force is Orde Kittrie, a law professor at ASU.
Feb. 22, 2018
jet in wash
Listen to the sounds of Phil Pearce washing and maintaining his four-seat plane at Falcon Field Airport.
Feb. 22, 2018
Goodwin Fire near Mayer
This has been an exceptionally dry winter in Arizona, and that has a lot of people worried about what that could mean for our next wildfire season.
Feb. 22, 2018
South Phoenix is bracing for a lot of change. Valley Metro is planning a six-mile extension of the light rail into the area in the next few years that will connect downtown Phoenix south all the way to Baseline Road.
Feb. 22, 2018
Debbie Lesko
Debbie Lesko is under fire after she gave money from her state re-election campaign to a SuperPAC supporting her federal campaign for Congress.
Feb. 22, 2018
There are a few more days left in the Winter Olympics, with some high-profile events still to come. To check in on the games, The Show's Mark Brodie is joined by Jeff Metcalfe, sports reporter for The Arizona Republic.
Feb. 22, 2018

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