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What Responsibility Does News Have In Our Polarized Time?
What responsibility do networks, newspapers and social media companies have to not only present facts, but also help viewers, listeners and readers understand what’s going on within our national institutions?
Oct. 16, 2019
Number Of People In U.S. Households Is Expected To Go Up
The number of people in households in the United States has been on the decline pretty much since its founding, but this decade is expected to be the first in which that longtime trend reverses.
Oct. 16, 2019
Former Deputy Director Shares CIA Experiences, Warts And All
As former deputy director of intelligence for the CIA, Carmen Medina helped lead the digital evolution of the spy agency.
Oct. 16, 2019
Impeachment Inquiry: How Trump Compares To Nixon
The Washington Post printed an Op-Ed last week calling for President Trump’s impeachment. This piece was particularly unique because it was signed by 17 former members of the Justice Department’s Watergate special prosecution team.
Oct. 16, 2019
UA Responds To National Survey On Sexual Assault On Campus
The Show recently covered a new survey on sexual assault and misconduct on college campuses from the Association of American Universities. Among the findings in this year’s version was that about a quarter of undergraduate women said they’d been the victim of nonconsensual contact.
Oct. 16, 2019
Arizona Nonprofits Prepare For End Of APS Shut-Off Moratorium
As a result of the Corporation Commission-imposed moratorium on power shut-offs, APS says around 88,000 ratepayers owe more than $30 million. For many of those customers, it’ll still be a challenge to pay their bills even after the break.
Oct. 16, 2019
The Migrant Crisis From A Native American Perspective
As a migrant crisis continues to play out on the southern border this year, from child separations to months-long lines on the Mexican side of the line, there’s one perspective we haven’t heard as much from.
Oct. 16, 2019
Arizona Has More STIs Than The National Average
New numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show Arizona has a higher incidence of some sexually transmitted infections than the national average.
Oct. 16, 2019
The Takeaway: Democrats Face Off in Fourth Presidential Debate
Elizabeth Warren, who has seen her standing in the polls surge in recent weeks, entered the fray as the arguable front-runner. The rest of the pack largely centered their arguments around her center of gravity.
Oct. 16, 2019
Study: Best And Worst Sports Rivalries Come From AZ
The best rivalry in American sports is not Yankees-Red Sox or Lakers-Celtics. It’s not even whatever team is playing the New England Patriots. Researchers found the best and worst rivalries originate in Arizona.
Oct. 16, 2019
Phoenix Company To Pay Ex-Worker $54,000 For Racial Harassment
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Tuesday that its lawsuit against Arizona Discount Movers was resolved by a consent decree and signed by a U.S. district judge.
Oct. 16, 2019
Mine Workers Strike Continues; Contract Negotiations At A Standstill
Some Arizona mine workers walked off the job earlier this week after voting to strike against unfair labor practices. Workers in Arizona and Texas chose not to accept a recent offer from the Tucson-based copper producer Asarco.
Oct. 16, 2019
Grand Canyon Closes Most Of North Rim Preps For Winter
Grand Canyon National Park is reducing its services Wednesday as it prepares for winter. The North Rim will be closing until mid-May.
Oct. 16, 2019
Mexican Governor Calls For Retaliation After 13 Police Killed
The governor of the Mexican state of Michoacan is calling for the use of military and police force in response to the slaying of 13 police officers and injury of 9 others in an ambush there this week.
Oct. 16, 2019
WATCH: Trump Holds Joint Press Conference With Italian President
President Trump held a joint press conference with Italian President Sergio Mattarella amid a week of depositions related to the House impeachment inquiry and following Tuesday's Democratic primary debate.
ANALYSIS: October Democratic Primary Debate
Oct. 16, 2019
Meet The Artist Who Helps Phoenix Police Catch Bad Guys
There’s an Arizona artist whose work has likely shown up in your home at some point. He’s the forensic sketch artist for the Phoenix Police Department and his work has helped catch kidnappers and killers.
Oct. 16, 2019
Ousted Councilman Demands $100,000 From Tempe
Ousted Tempe Councilman Kolby Granville filed a notice of claim with the city demanding $100,000 in damages. If the city doesn't pay up, Granville can sue Tempe.
Oct. 15, 2019
Hermosillo Man Possibly Carried Away In Sinkhole
Authorities are searching for a man possibly carried away in a massive sinkhole in Hermosillo, the capital of the Mexican state to Arizona’s south. The Hermosillo fire chief says it's the first such case he's heard of in 24 years.
Oct. 15, 2019
Lawyer Says Paul Petersen Miscast As Human Smuggler
A lawyer for an Arizona elected official charged in three states in an international adoption scheme said Tuesday prosecutors have miscast his client as a human smuggler.
Oct. 15, 2019
Lawmaker: Ducey Must Lead On Pinal County Water Crisis
Prescott Republican Rep. Noel Campbell is at odds with other lawmakers and the executive branch when it comes to a plan to solve a water crisis in the Pinal County region.
Oct. 15, 2019

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