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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
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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
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Breast cancer researchers at the Susan G. Komen Tissue Bank are collecting samples of women’s healthy breast tissue, so they can study what goes wrong when that tissue becomes cancerous. Next month, they’re coming to the Valley, and they’re asking women to come and donate.
Feb. 22, 2018
Mexico is Arizona’s top trading partner, but Canada’s pretty high on the list as well. As talks continue on a reworked North American Free Trade Agreement, Arizona is looking to make sure it continues its relationships with both its neighbors to the north and south.
Feb. 22, 2018
A conference in the Valley on Friday looks to help people and companies avoid data breaches — it’s called Security Titans, and it’s being put on by the Phoenix chapter of the Information Systems Security Association.
Feb. 22, 2018
Bathroom Sign
The Department of Education under President Trump has decided it’s going to reject transgender student bathroom complaints. Here to talk about where the current situation sits is Zachary Kramer, ASU law professor.
Feb. 22, 2018
Wednesday night, the Scottsdale Unified School District Governing Board unanimously voted to place Superintendent Denise Birdwell on paid administrative leave. For some perspective on last night’s move, The Show's Mark Brodie is joined by Joe Thomas, president of the Arizona Education Association.
Feb. 22, 2018
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It’s been a week since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida that killed 17 people. And as is often the case in the aftermath of a mass shooting, the national conversation has turned to a crucial question: How do we prevent this?
Feb. 22, 2018
proposition 206
Some Arizona lawmakers want to make it harder for workers to claim that their termination was a retaliatory act.
Feb. 22, 2018
mexico flag
The Arizona Department of Transportation is helping Mexican officials promote safety on the highway going to Rocky Point.
Feb. 22, 2018
Hopi Elementary School
The Arizona Attorney General’s Office filed a complaint, preventing further construction on two elementary schools, following multiple investigations into possible procurement and conflict of interest violations that have roiled the district’s administration.
Scottsdale District Superintendent Placed On Leave
Feb. 22, 2018
money on a table
A bill getting support from Republican lawmakers at the Arizona House will give an exclusive group of Arizona residents tens of thousands of dollars in tax breaks each.
Feb. 22, 2018
John Boelts
Arizona agriculture leaders are hopeful the new leadership in Legislative District 13 marks a swing in rural interests having a bigger role in the Legislature.
Feb. 22, 2018
tampons
The Arizona Department of Corrections will now provide free tampons to each female inmate in state prison.
Feb. 22, 2018
Caregiver and patient
Caregiving can cause a lot of financial strain. According to AARP, caregivers spend roughly $7,000 a year on their loved one’s care. If that person has dementia, the out-of-pocket costs can be even higher.
Feb. 22, 2018

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