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In 2010, writer and advice columnist Dan Savage and his now-husband Terry created a YouTube video aimed at LGBTQ kids who were facing harassment. Savage will be speaking Thursday night at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, and he joins The Show's Mark Brodie to talk about how the It Gets Better Project has evolved over the time he's been doing it.
Apr. 5, 2018
About a dozen students arrived at the statehouse to speak with lawmakers about safety their safety concerns and to support a policy platform.
Apr. 5, 2018
Representatives of Mexico’s political parties will be in Arizona on Saturday night to take part in a forum on the country’s upcoming presidential election.
Apr. 5, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday signed a proposal that requires schools to give more recess time to young students, a measure that aims to give kids more time for unstructured play.
Apr. 5, 2018
Podcast Playlist: The Science Of Happiness
UC Berkeley is using science to make us happy. "Happiness guinea pigs" test out the infamous 36 questions to fast-friendship.
Apr. 5, 2018
The Takeaway: Attack At YouTube HQ Points To Rise In Workplace Homicides
On Tuesday afternoon, a disgruntled blogger forced her way into YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, and fired at employees before committing suicide. The incident follows a spate of mass shootings around the country. But it also points to a troubling trend, a rise in the number of workplace homicides across the U.S.
Apr. 5, 2018
The chair of the Arizona Senate's Ethics Committee is moving to drop an investigation of a Democratic senator who had been accused of improperly filling out a petition to repeal the state's new school voucher bill.
Apr. 5, 2018
When the Arizona Legislature passed the law last year approving a drastic expansion of the state’s Empowerment Scholarship Program, the question of oversight was front and center.
Apr. 5, 2018
As mass shootings continue in the United States and students across the country come out to protest and call for dramatic changes in gun laws, Second Amendment supporters and the National Rifle Association are digging in their heels.
Apr. 5, 2018
For the first time ever, the Arizona Secretary of State’s Office has overhauled its elections procedures manual.
Apr. 5, 2018
A group of migrants made up mostly children and women have been traveling through central America and Mexico organized by Pueblo Sin Fronteras, a migrant rights group.
Apr. 5, 2018
“Rise Dance Resist” is a combination funeral procession, drag show and dance party to bring attention to killings committed by the Phoenix Police Department.
Apr. 5, 2018
Student ID Card Research Raises Privacy Concerns
A researcher at the University of Arizona says she might have discovered a way to predict which college freshman are headed for failure, long before they flunk a class. However, the discovery has implications not just for college students, but for everyone in an era of "big data."
Apr. 5, 2018
More than 60 percent of LGBT adults age 45 and older say they’re worried that a long term care facility might refuse or provide limited care, according to a new AARP survey.
Apr. 5, 2018
Listen to the sounds of Lucy Ross, president of Valley Of The Sun Koi Club, tending to the koi pond in her backyard.
Apr. 5, 2018
Security is extra tight at and around the Country Thunder concert underway today through Sunday east of Phoenix.
Apr. 5, 2018
In Arizona, more than 100,000 grandparents or other relatives are raising grandchildren. Drug addicted, mentally ill or incarcerated parents are among the top three reasons why. But many grandparents see this as a second chance.
Apr. 5, 2018
A developer with a concept to create a downtown Phoenix arts and entertainment district has basically been told: Not so fast.
Apr. 5, 2018
Members of a caravan of Central American migrants that has prompted abrasive tweets from President Donald Trump may attempt to apply for asylum at the Nogales Port of Entry, an organizer said Wednesday.
Apr. 4, 2018
Mexican Federal Police traveled to Tombstone to coordinate with the U.S. Border Patrol on security efforts, detecting threats and medical triage.
Apr. 4, 2018

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