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Lower Temperatures, Rain Chance In Store This Week
There’s some good news weather-wise for Valley residents this week. Mark O’Malley is with the National Weather Service in Phoenix. He said we’ll see some slightly lower temperatures before the summer-like heat comes back.
Apr. 29, 2018
Evacuations Ordered Over Tinder Fire
The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has ordered evacuations for several communities near the Tinder Fire. The Tinder Fire is human-caused and burning nine miles east of Clints Well in Coconino County.
Apr. 29, 2018
House Speaker Mesnard On Ducey
After two days of teacher walkouts over education funding in Arizona, Gov. Doug Ducey and Republican decision makers say a budget deal is in hand.
Apr. 29, 2018
March Marks The Busiest Month In History Of Sky Harbor International Airport
This March marked the busiest month in the history of Sky Harbor International Airport. Passenger numbers were 2.3 percent higher than the previous March.
Apr. 29, 2018
ACLU of Arizona Hosts Legal Clinic For Those Illegally Detained By MCSO
A group of volunteer attorneys gathered at the Center For Neighborhood Leadership Saturday morning. They were helping people who had been illegally detained and racially profiled by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office a few years ago.
Apr. 29, 2018
Goldwater Institute Threatens To Sue Districts That Don
With a statewide teacher walkout forcing districts to close schools, several opponents of the work stoppage have responded by threatening lawsuits. The Goldwater Institute is joining the list of those discussing legal action.
Apr. 28, 2018
 Mexico’s Supreme Court To Hear Sonora Acid Spill Cases
The Mexican Supreme Court has agreed to hear two cases against mining company Grupo Mexico over an acid spill about 25 miles south of the Arizona border that contaminated two rivers and left thousands of people without drinking water in 2014.
Apr. 28, 2018
Yuma E. Coli Outbreak More Virulent Than Most, CDC Says
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is providing an update on the dangers of the strain of E. coli originating from the Yuma growing region.
Apr. 27, 2018
Schools Prepare To Close Monday For Third Day Of Teacher Walkout
Education group leaders say they hope to work over the weekend with lawmakers and teachers, then rally at the Capitol again Monday if nothing changes.
Apr. 27, 2018
Flake Votes To Confirm Pompeo As Secretary of State
Sen. Jeff Flake votes to confirm former CIA director Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State.
Apr. 27, 2018
Arizona Launches State E-Petition Portal
Arizona Secretary of State Michelle Reagan launched a database Friday to streamline the state’s petition system.
Apr. 27, 2018
3 Perspectives On Arizona
On the second day of the teacher walkout, The Show spoke with players on all sides.
Apr. 27, 2018
Researchers Say Context Matters When Listening To Music
A recent study says having contextual information about a musical performance affects what people think about the music.
Apr. 27, 2018
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Arizona
Last year, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich filed a lawsuit against the Arizona Board of Regents for charging unconstitutionally high tuition. Just yesterday, a judge dismissed the lawsuit, though an appeal is expected.
Apr. 27, 2018
KJZZ
Now it’s time for our Friday NewsCap. Here to talk about Arizona teachers walking out and marching to the capitol, and the results of the special congressional election, are longtime pollster and host of The Think Tank Mike O’Neil, and Jon Gabriel, editor-in-chief of Ricochet.
Apr. 27, 2018
Arizona Cardinals Make Big Changes For Future
The Arizona Cardinals are in the midst of a lot of change. Their head coach and longtime starting quarterback both retired at the end of last season. And last night, in the first round of the NFL draft, the Cardinals made a big move for their future.
Apr. 27, 2018
Leaders Of Colorado River Indian Tribes Face Recall
A potential recall of leaders of the Colorado River Indian Tribes has roots in a potential deal to lease out tribal water.
Apr. 27, 2018
Arizona Isn
Arizona teachers, of course, are not the only ones striking. Colorado teachers marched on their capitol Thursday as well, and there have been teacher strikes in West Virginia and Oklahoma in the last several weeks.
Apr. 27, 2018
Companies Recognize Buying Power Of Women Of Color
It used to be that when you bought an item in the color “nude,” like nylons or shoes, it would be the same light beige. But today, you can get your makeup — and your nylons, shoes or just about anything else that comes in nude — in shades that match any skin color.
Apr. 27, 2018
Research Reveals Cost Of K-12 Education In Arizona
The debate has reignited over how much Arizona spends on K-12 education. Should taxes be raised to help provide more funding for new school construction, all-day kindergarten and refilling prior state investments that were cut during the Great Recession?
Apr. 27, 2018

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