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Indigenous Peoples Day
On Monday, Oct. 9 many cities across the United States will opt to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day over Columbus Day.
Oct. 9, 2017
health
Stroke is on the rise and hitting people at a younger age than ever before.
Oct. 9, 2017
This year’s Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three men, but the detection of gravitational waves was the work of a thousand scientists and students – 10 of them from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott.
Oct. 9, 2017
Benchmark Electronics estimates it will add about 500 jobs to the Valley in the next five years and break ground on its new headquarters before the end of the year.
Oct. 7, 2017
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Arizona has long been a destination for older Americans with its pristine retirement communities. But aging in America isn’t what it used to be. It’s expensive and sometimes isolating. This series aims to explore the reality of an aging society. The aging issue isn’t going away — so let's talk about it.
Oct. 7, 2017
Saguaro National Park near Tucson wants the public’s help to find out who vandalized a saguaro cactus, which appeared to have been shot multiple times. The incident carries a steep penalty with a fine of up to $5,000, and even jail time.
Oct. 6, 2017
Arizona congressman Paul Gosar is accusing a liberal activist of conspiring with Nazis, hinting George Soros was behind the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville that turned violent this summer.
Oct. 6, 2017
A tax preparation and immigration service business that previously operated with offices in Phoenix, Tucson, and other locations throughout Arizona has been charged with 27 counts of filing false information with the Internal Revenue Service.
Oct. 6, 2017
The long-awaited sequel to Blade Runner opened Friday. Blade Runner 2049 takes place 30 years after the original, in a post-apocalyptic LA. But the phrase — and title — “Blade Runner” has gone through a bit of an evolution over the decades.
Oct. 6, 2017
Comedian Chris Fleming is famous for his YouTube series “GAYLE,” about an alpha housewife in suburbia, that has garnered 180,000 subscribers and more than 26 million views. Now, he’s on the road performing a more traditional comedian right-of passage: stand-up.
Oct. 6, 2017
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Costco is the latest retailer to be hit by Amazon’s force, now that Amazon has entered into the food delivery business.
Oct. 6, 2017
The Trump Administration and Congressional leaders are working on a plan to re-work the country’s tax code. To help walk us through the plan, The Show's Mark Brodie spoke with Adam Chodorow, a law professor in ASU’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.
Oct. 6, 2017
Friday Newscap
For our Friday NewsCap, we talked about Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton’s decision to run for Congress, who may run to replace Stanton and a possible new primary challenger for Senator Jeff Flake. Our guests were longtime pollster Mike O’Neil, and Marcus Dell’Artino, partner at First Strategic.
Oct. 6, 2017
This year, country singer Rex Allen Jr. will take the stage at Rex Allen Days in Willcox, Arizona for the last time. The Show’s Lauren Gilger spoke with him more about his decision to retire, his own legacy and what it was like to grow up the son of a famous “singing cowboy.”
Oct. 6, 2017
Arizona Department of Education offices
The Arizona Department of Education has released school performance letter grade information to the public for the 2016-17 school year. They were initially released to public school officials in late September.
Oct. 6, 2017
As more options have emerged — including expansion of fields offered by community colleges or a greater commitment to trade schools — it seems that fewer Americans have faith in the importance of getting a degree.
Oct. 6, 2017
There’s been an increased focus on making sure schools include arts education, but some schools struggle to afford the arts. That’s where a Act One, a Valley-based non-profit, comes in.
Oct. 6, 2017
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services reports that about a quarter of those eligible to renew their DACA status by Thursday's deadline didn't. Angela Banks, a professor of law at ASU’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, joins us on The Show to talk about it.
Oct. 6, 2017
The website Backpage.com settled a sex trafficking lawsuit brought by three girls. They had alleged the “escort” section of the site made it possible for them to be sold for sex. We learned more about the settlement from Dominique Roe-Sepowitz, Associate Professor in the ASU School of Social Work and director of the Office of Sex Trafficking Intervention Research.
Oct. 6, 2017
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CBS News Correspondent David Begnaud has been reporting from Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. This week, he returned to the mainland U.S., and he sits down with The Takeaway to reflect on his experiences from the ground.
Oct. 6, 2017

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