Taser International, the Scottsdale-based company known for its stun guns, has changed its name to Axon. To talk about the name change and what it means for the company is Mike Wiles, associate professor of marketing at Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business.
The city of Phoenix announced in February 2016 that it was selling its money-losing downtown hotel, the Sheraton, to a private investor. But now, the city says that investor wasn’t able to follow through, and they’re open to new buyers.
The Arizona Board of Regents has approved the universities’ tuition and fee proposals – that includes a 1.5 percent increase at ASU. We talk to Brandon Bishop, a senior and undergraduate student president for the Tempe campus.
Earlier today, a Senate majority approved President Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Vincent Bonventre is a professor at Albany Law who follows the high court extensively. We spoke to him when Gorsuch was nominated.
The debate over building the wall on the U.S.-Mexico border has been a constant topic of conversation for Arizona lawmakers. It was a topic that Sen. John McCain touched on when he held a Facebook Live Townhall, Friday.
Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a major school voucher expansion bill that will extend eligibility to all 1.1 million state schoolchildren. The program will give Arizona one of broadest voucher programs in the nation.
Chase Field is getting a humidor. But it’s not for cigars. It’s for baseballs. The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced that the club will be installing one to store baseballs at the Phoenix ballpark, which at 1,059 feet above sea level, is at the second-highest elevation in Major League Baseball.
Alzheimer’s disease affects some 5 million Americans, up to 5 percent have early-onset Alzheimer’s, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. These are people in their 40s and 50s. Part two of the "Aging and Intimacy" series explores the very real loss of intimacy between spouses when dementia strikes.
The Arizona Board of Regents set tuition at the state’s three public universities Thursday for incoming students for the 2017-18 academic year. The cost of studying for new students at all three universities will go up.