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Teaching Tolerance After Viral Video Of Mosque Vandals
The Phoenix-are Muslim community was rocked last week when a video of two women vandalizing a local mosque went viral.
Mar. 22, 2018
Would Big Taxes On Guns Help Prevent Mass Shootings?
Efforts are underway to dramatically raise taxes on guns and ammunition more broadly in the attempt to make it much more difficult for purchasers to buy the amount it would take for a mass shooting.
Mar. 22, 2018
Law Aimed At Backpage.com Raises Concerns About Internet Freedom
The Show spoke with Alan Rozenshtein about Section 230 — a law you’ve probably never heard of but has been the bedrock of the web for the past 20 years.
Mar. 22, 2018
AZ Lawmakers Fast-Tracking Education Sales Tax Extension
Proposition 301 is set to expire in a few years; it currently brings in nearly $650 million a year.
Mar. 22, 2018
The Takeaway: Sacramento Community Wants Answers After Police Shoot Unarmed Black Man
22-year-old Stephon Clark was shot and killed by police officers in the backyard of his grandparents' house. He was unarmed.
Mar. 22, 2018
Arizona Snowpack Near Record Lows This Year
The snowpack is at 28 percent of normal, and the runoff to the rivers is expected to be less than half of average runoff. And, a study found climate change has contributed to a decline in all Western snowpack.
Mar. 22, 2018
Phoenix Postpones $2M Settlement Vote In Shooting Case
A man who calls himself one of the most strident critics of the police department urged Phoenix leaders to show more support for an officer shot in the line of duty.
Mar. 21, 2018
Opening Arguments In Border Patrol Agent
A U.S. Border Patrol agent went to trial Wednesday morning for the shooting death of a Mexican teenager who first assaulted the agent and other law enforcement officers with thrown rocks.
Mar. 21, 2018
 Activists Want Immigration Authorities Barred From Greyhound Buses
Activists in Arizona and other states have called on Greyhound Lines Inc. to stop letting U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents board buses to search for undocumented immigrants, arguing the company has a constitutional right to deny agents access.
Mar. 21, 2018
Proposal Could Let Utilities Easily Skirt Renewable Energy Requirements
Arizona utilities could soon be able to more easily skirt renewable energy requirements.
Mar. 21, 2018
Trump Administration Closer To Striking Deal For North America Car Manufacturing
The Trump administration is getting closer to agreeing with Mexico and Canada on the required percentage of American components for cars sold in the United States.
Mar. 21, 2018
Tempe Police Release Video In Fatal Uber Vehicle Accident
On Wednesday, Tempe police released video in the fatal Sunday night crash that involved an Uber self-driving vehicle.
Mar. 21, 2018
Downtown Globe Evacuated After Volatile Substance Found In Old Drug Store
The fire department has evacuated all buildings in downtown Globe until a potentially volatile substance can be removed from a storefront under renovation.
Mar. 21, 2018
As Number Of People Suffering From Autoimmune Diseases Rises, New Research Finds Cause, Treatment
Researchers found that a bacteria called E. gallinarum can travel outside of your gut and trigger an autoimmune response. And they were able to show that antibiotics can help treat that response — they even created a vaccine that worked to prevent it in the mice in their study.
Mar. 21, 2018
How Should The U.S. Update Its Legal Immigration System?
With the proposals the Trump administration specified earlier this year, it aims to cut legal immigration by nearly half a million people, or close to 45 percent. David Bier, immigration policy analyst at the Cato Institute, is among those who believe the U.S. needs to update its legal immigration system — but not in the way the White House would like.
Mar. 21, 2018
VA Reaches Out To Growing Number Of Women Veterans
Women veterans are a growing population, and they’re the ones that Danielle Corazza wants to reach. She is a veteran herself and she’s also the new national outreach coordinator at the VA’s Center for Women Veterans.
Mar. 21, 2018
The Takeaway: Fifth Mail Bomb Explodes In Texas FedEx Center
With the suspected bomber identified, are we any closer to figuring out why he may have perpetrated the attacks?
Mar. 21, 2018
Scottsdale Economic Development Department Working To Make Up For
Scottsdale’s Economic Development Department is working to repair the damage caused by a recent marketing campaign. Here to talk about the agency’s response to this controversy and what comes next is Danielle Casey, Scottsdale’s economic development director.
Mar. 21, 2018
Lawmaker Reconsiders Autonomous Delivery Vehicle Restrictions
The automated Uber fatality has cast doubts on a bill that gave autonomous delivery vehicles special consideration sharing Arizona roadways and sidewalks.
Mar. 21, 2018
Teacher On Walkout: We Need To Take Drastic Measures
Most teachers from across Pendergast Elementary School District in Glendale called out sick today. Not because they’re feeling ill, but to stage what they call a “sickout” to protest low wages.
Mar. 21, 2018

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