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Saudi Investment To Help Arizona Car Factory
A $1 billion investment from Saudi Arabia is expected to fund a new factory in Pinal County.
Sep. 17, 2018
Sleep Apnea Could Predict Mortality In Infants With Heart Disease
Medical experts at the University of Arizona have found a potential link between infants born with congenital heart disease and a form of sleep apnea.
Sep. 17, 2018
The NFL And The Culture War
It seemed, for a while, the popularity of the NFL was on a dramatic upward trend that didn’t have an end in sight. But then a decision by some players to protest police violence by kneeling during the playing of the national anthem put the NFL right in the middle of the culture wars.
Sep. 17, 2018
FDA: Teen Vaping, Juuling An Epidemic
Brach Drew is the junior class president at Marcos de Niza High School in Tempe, and when The Show talked to him, he said the problem is that Juuling is easy to hide.
Sep. 17, 2018
Guadalupe Working To Meet Infrastructure Needs
The town of Guadalupe is working on a flood control project on one of its major thoroughfares. The goal is to reduce storm water flooding in neighborhoods both north and sound of Guadalupe Road.
Sep. 17, 2018
No Protections For Tenants In AZ Eviction Cases
Last year, landlords in Maricopa County filed nearly 63,000 eviction lawsuits. And, when they go through court, they can be completed in no time at all, according to a new investigation by Alden Woods and Agnel Philip for The Arizona Republic.
Sep. 17, 2018
BBC Look Ahead: 2 Big Meetings Between World Leaders
There will be two big meetings between world leaders early this week. One is on Tuesday in the Korean Peninsula, where the leaders of North and South Korea will start a three day summit in the North Korean capital.
Sep. 17, 2018
Boas On The Port Of Tucson
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Sep. 17, 2018
Car Parked Near Terminal Shut Down Phoenix Airport For 4 Hours
Anyone unlucky enough to be flying in or out of Phoenix yesterday morning knows that one parked car near Terminal 4 at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport resulted in hours of delays and confusion. The Show was joined by Sgt. Tommy Thompson with the Phoenix Police Department to talk about this hectic scene.
Sep. 17, 2018
Tropical Depression Florence Continues Path Of Destruction
Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a tropical storm and then, Monday morning, to a tropical depression — but that hasn’t stopped the massive, slow-moving storm’s path of destruction.
Sep. 17, 2018
The Pulse: Eroding Beaches Weaken Puerto Rico’s Storm Defenses
Hurricanes Irma and Maria did a lot of damage in Puerto Rico. The storms destroyed structures around the perimeter of the island. They also deteriorated beaches. That’s a problem because compromised beaches make structures built on them even more vulnerable to future natural disasters.
Sep. 17, 2018
Trump Wants $20M To Help Mexico Deport Migrants
Mexico’s foreign relations and interior ministry said in a joint statement they were considering an offer that, according to a report first made by the New York Times, would set aside $20 million in aid for Mexico's immigration enforcement.
Sep. 17, 2018
The Takeaway: Poll — Majority Of Americans Support Diversity In Higher Education, Oppose Affirmative Action
Should race be a factor in college admissions? The results of a new poll conducted by WGBH News and released today reveal that nearly three in four Americans do not think it should be. But a majority of Americans also say that they value racial diversity on campus.
Sep. 17, 2018
Tucson Community For Adults 55+ Features Brewery
SaddleBrooke Ranch just north of Tucson announced its opening a brewery and has even hired a brewmaster. As unique as this might sound, it’s not really. Other age-restricted communities feature wine cellars, movie theaters and bowling alleys.
Sep. 17, 2018
Get Into Parks Free On National Public Lands Day
National Public Lands Day is Saturday, Sept. 22. To celebrate, the Tonto National Forest and others in the state will offer a “fee-free” day. Fees will be waived at day-use sites, including picnic grounds, shorelines and boat launches.
Sep. 17, 2018
Q&AZ: How Are Historic Buildings Relocated?
It's an intense process that involves trucks, closed roads and even completely dismantling entire buildings — but the United States is really good at it.
Sep. 17, 2018
Mormon Fighting To End Youth Interviews Ousted
A Mormon man who led a campaign criticizing the church's practice of allowing closed-door, one-on-one interviews of youth by lay leaders that sometimes included sexual questions has been kicked out of the faith following a disciplinary hearing.
Sep. 17, 2018
Group Distributes 100K Doses Of Overdose Reversal Drug
The Arizona Department of Health Services says 1,723 people in the state have died from opioid overdoses since last June.
Sep. 17, 2018
New AZ Financial Tech Law Helps Foreign Partnerships
The recently approved law in Arizona is one of the first of its kind. It allows fintech companies to test its products for two years on up to 10,000 potential consumers.
Sep. 17, 2018
Report: Arizona Ranks 4th For Aerospace Attractiveness
When it comes to the aerospace and defense sector, a new report ranks Arizona high for attractiveness, but the state’s ranking has dropped a bit.
Sep. 17, 2018

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