Arizona hospitals will soon receive more money from the state for treating Medicaid patients. Lawmakers and the governor included a 2.5 percent reimbursement rate increase in the budget for the fiscal year starting in July.
A quarter of all charter schools in Arizona are showing financial “red flags,” meaning they failed three of the four measures used to determine how financially stable they are. This is according to an analysis done by The Arizona Republic.
Scottsdale voters in November will decide whether to increase the city’s sales tax by .10 percent. That would raise an estimated $10 million a year for 10 years in order to fund transportation projects in the city.
A senior reporter with the Military Times found that the Department of Defense has a policy of merging dependent and new service member health records so that, unlike their civilian counterparts, the military had access to dependents’ medical history when they enlisted.
Three Americans were released Thursday morning by North Korea. Some are seeing it as a key element to next month’s negotiations between the U.S. and Pyongyang. Paul Kinsinger, former member of the U.S. intelligence community, says North Korea’s points of negotiation are still in question.
Earlier this week, President Trump declared the U.S. would pull out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, which is better known as the Iran Nuclear Deal. How does this affect how the U.S. is seen by allies and adversaries alike?
The U.S. Department of Justice and Coconino County have agreed to a settlement requiring the county to come into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act on voting access. Patty Hansen, Coconino County recorder, was on The Show to explain.
Alone: A Love Story is a podcast that confronts heartbreak and loneliness. It's a very personal story written and narrated by Michelle Parise. The first season focused on what Michelle calls "The Bomb" which was about discovering that her husband was cheating on her. In season 2, we follow Michelle as she explores dating in her late 30s while being a part-time parent.
Last month, AARP released a study about the use of antipsychotic drugs in older adults with dementia. It found these drugs are increasingly being used outside nursing homes, despite the increased risk of death.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions introduced new methods for immigration judges he says will help speed up the process and reduce the almost 700,000 backlogged cases the court currently has. These methods actually set annual case quotas, requiring judges to resolve cases quickly.