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The Takeaway: A Public Health Crisis in Puerto Rico Unfolds as a New Hurricane Season Nears
From hospitals and medical facilities, to treatment and Medicaid, Puerto Rico’s public health system was failing well before Hurricane Maria ravaged the island.
May. 31, 2018
Nearly All Of Phoenix
In 2014, Phoenix adopted a "Complete Streets" ordinance with the goal of designing the city to be more accommodating to pedestrians and bicyclists.
May. 31, 2018
Former Secretary Of State To Challenge Ducey In Primary
Governor Doug Ducey will have a well-known opponent in the upcoming gubernatorial primary.
May. 31, 2018
S. Mountain Residents Upset Over Casino Interchange
The South Mountain Freeway project is underway and the latest highway design plan has left some small community members angry, some of whom came to a public meeting last night meant to address concerns.
May. 30, 2018
Activists Call For Day Of Action After Asylum Seekers Separated From Children
Activists vow to hold a day of non-violent protest against a toughened Homeland Security Department policy that separates parents seeking asylum in the U.S. from their children.
May. 30, 2018
AZ Lawmakers Take Part In Hearing On Opioids, Border Security
Two-thirds of Arizona’s delegation to the U.S. House of Representative gathered in downtown Phoenix Wednesday for a hearing on the opioid crisis and border security, and Gov. Doug Ducey was among the witnesses who testified.
May. 30, 2018
Phoenix Burton Barr Central Library To Reopen June 16
The library has been closed since last July after flood damage.
May. 30, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Turning Negotiations Into Joint Problem-Solving Exercises
Framing negotiations in terms of winning and losing can set us up for disappointment, not only when it comes to how we negotiate with others but also how we negotiate with ourselves.
May. 30, 2018
The Takeaway: A Reckoning In Puerto Rico, Eight Months After Maria
A survey of surviving residents on the island, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, found that more than 4,600 Puerto Ricans may have perished due to the hurricane.
May. 30, 2018
Border Security, Opioid Crisis Addressed In Phoenix Hearing
High-level Arizona politicos and security officials huddled in downtown Phoenix this morning for a hearing on what are certain to be key issues in the upcoming midterm election: the opioid crisis and border security.
May. 30, 2018
Trial Underway In Case Accusing Ex-AZ Regulator Of Bribery
A trial got underway Wednesday involving a former member of the Arizona Corporation Commission who’s been accused of bribery and fraud.
May. 30, 2018
How EU Data Privacy Rules Impact Americans
Maybe you’ve gotten emails over the past few weeks from Google, Netflix or some other internet-based provider you do business with, letting you know about new privacy rules they’ve put into place. Those messages have most likely been the result of the General Data Protection Regulation.
May. 30, 2018
What Is Kilauea Eruption
Residents of Hawaii continue to feel the effects of Kilauea volcano, its lava still moving quickly on the big island. And now, health officials on Guam — 4,000 miles away — are warning residents about volcanic haze as a result of the eruption.
May. 30, 2018
What Do Decorated Grad Caps Say About This Generation?
As images of college graduates walking across that stage in their caps and gowns have dominated our social media feeds over the last few weeks, you might have noticed a trend that’s taking off — decorated mortarboards. What do these caps say about this generation of students?
May. 30, 2018
Tempe Ban On
Gov. Doug Ducey has certified the results of a March election in Tempe where voters approved a city charter change that will ban anonymous, large donations to political campaigns.
May. 30, 2018
How Deadly Drug Fentanyl Is Getting Across Arizona Border
government and border officials are holding a discussion about the opioid epidemic and the flow of illegal opioids that cross the border. They’re talking about the challenges the state faces in tracking substances, especially the deadly synthetic opioid known as fentanyl.
May. 30, 2018
Art Challenge Looks To Bring New Voices To Water Discussions
A trio of Phoenix-area organizations on Wednesday is launching the Water Public Art Challenge, the third challenge the groups have issued over the past few years.
May. 30, 2018
Fort Worth, Texas, Trying To Poach Arizona Teachers
Five new billboards are going up around Phoenix. Not a big number, especially if you’re comparing them to campaigns of the big brand names, but these billboards are definitely turning heads.
May. 30, 2018
Arizona Summit Law School Sues American Bar Association
Just over 200 law schools are accredited by the American Bar Association across the nation including two ran by a private, for-profit company called InfiLaw System, the operator of Arizona Summit Law School. But if the ABA has its way, there would be two fewer schools on that list.
May. 30, 2018
Record Number Of Women Running For U.S. Senate
A record number of women are running for U.S. Senate seats this year, six of them here in Arizona.
May. 30, 2018

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