The Arizona Cardinals’ 2017 season kicks off on Sunday morning when the team plays the Lions in Detroit. The Cardinals face plenty of challenges — trying to overcome a disappointing 2016 season and the reality that its star players are aging, among other things.
Nineteen Republican state attorneys general joined the Arizona Attorney General to ask the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to allow the release of videos made by an anti-abortion group whose leaders are facing felony charges in California for recording people without permission.
A Kickstarter campaign launched this week will spend the next month raising money to print 3D sunglasses out of recycled plastic. The start-up is based in Belgium, but its name is inspired by Yuma, Arizona.
Mexico is investing in a major energy deal that could represent billions of dollars in trade with the U.S. It’s a massive construction project from Texas to Central Mexico. But the project is leaving one group of Mexican workers on the sideline of the economic boom.
Airlines have begun canceling flights to Florida as Hurricane Irma looms. American Airlines has cancelled a Friday Phoenix flight to Miami. The hurricane is expected slam into the state and derail more flights operations in the coming days.
Author and generally creative person Alison Bechdel is known for impacting culture in deep ways. She also wrote a critically-acclaimed graphic memoir called "Fun Home." "Fun Home" has been turned into a musical, and it’s being performed through this weekend at Gammage in Tempe. Its star is former Miss America Kate Shindle, who’s with me.
Last year, there were more than 6,300 births at East Valley hospitals Dignity Health Chandler and Mercy Gilbert. So they’re expanding. Dignity Health is partnering with Phoenix Children’s Hospital to jointly develop a new facility in the East Valley to bring together experts to target care for both mothers and babies.
The Arizona Diamondbacks got off to a strong start this season, then hit a fairly lengthy skid. But for the past two weeks, the Diamondbacks have become the hottest team in the National League. For a quick update on what’s going on, I’m joined by Greg Moore, sports columnist for The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com.
In Arizona, it’s very likely you know about one famous architect. Born at the turn of the 20th century and celebrated worldwide — even without any formal architecture training — his style celebrated a social rebelliousness years ahead of his time. But it’s not Frank Lloyd Wright we’re talking about.