The Trump administration’s proposed budget calls for up to $300 million in cuts for wildland firefighting. To learn more about the potential impact of the budget cuts, we spoke with Roxanne Warneke-Preston — widow of Billy Warneke, who died fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire — and Scott Somers, professor in ASU’s College of Public Service and Community Solutions.
Last fall, in the heart of the nation's first capital and just a stone's throw from the Liberty Bell, construction workers unearthed a box full of bones as they were setting the foundation for an up and coming condominium.
"It is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia," President Donald Trump said in a tweet following his face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday. President Trump has appeared eager to deflect attention from Russia’s attempts to influence the 2016 U.S. election, and allegations that his team colluded with the Kremlin on the campaign trail.
Nineteen drowning deaths have been reported so far this year for Pima and Maricopa counties with the majority being adults. That’s according to the Drowning Prevention Coalition of Arizona. And swimming accidents are on the rise compared with last year, for both adults and children.
A town in Pima County is getting a $3 million grant to create a facility for high-technology local businesses. The grant announced Friday is for the Sahuarita Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center, or SAMTEC.
Phoenix council members have agreed to sell 7.6 acres of prime downtown real estate. Trammel Crow will pay Phoenix $10 million dollars for city-owned land along Fillmore Street between 4th and 6th Avenues.
Flu might be the last thing on your mind… unless you were one of the 1,300 people who suffered through it in June. The number of cases is unusually high and the Arizona Department of Health doesn’t know why.
Whether you clear out your closet once a year or once every 10 years, it can be tough to give up things that are close to your heart. I spoke with Karen Winterich, an associate professor of Marketing at Penn State University more about this research and why we hold onto so many things we don’t need.
This week, the Phoenix City Council moved to protect three properties in the Roosevelt Row Arts District from demolition. We learned more about it from Michelle Dodds, Historic Preservation officer for the city of Phoenix.