More than 30 school superintendents will sit down with hundreds of community leaders Thursday at Grand Canyon University, where the goal will be to come up with new ways they can work together to support Arizona students.
New research of parents in upper middle class families suggests they should obsess less about their kids’ grades, and spend more time teaching kindness and social skills — and that failing to do so could be to the detriment of their child’s future success.
John Leonardo left his position as the U.S. attorney for Arizona last week. No surprise since Leonardo was appointed by the Obama administration and was bound to be replaced by the incoming Trump administration.
U.S. Sen. John McCain wants the country’s defense budget to grow by $430 billion over the next five years. We talk with Austin Yamada, director of the Defense and Security Research Institute at the University of Arizona.
For years, the Valley’s hotel industry has relied on "staycations" to attract locals — especially during the slower summer months. The idea is for Arizona residents to check into resorts for a weekend or more and enjoy the spa, swimming pool and restaurants. But, the newer trend is to focus on locals year-round.
The price of a lifetime National Parks pass for U.S. citizens over 62 years old has been $10 since 1994, but it won’t be for much longer. Congress passed legislation in December boosting the price to $80.
Several top Navajo Nation leaders will be heading to Washington, D.C., this week to participate in activities surrounding the U.S. presidential inauguration. They hope to outline goals they’d like the Trump administration to address.