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State lawmakers go back to work on Monday to start their 2018 session, with a number of big issues on the agenda.
Jan. 4, 2018
Progress is being made on the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway. The first of 13 interchanges needed for the freeway is taking shape after the Arizona Department of Transportation closed Elliot Road at 59th Avenue.
Jan. 4, 2018
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake is condemning President Donald Trump’s stance on North Korea after the president mocked Kim Jong-un’s claims about his country’s nuclear weapons earlier this week.
Jan. 4, 2018
A state lawmaker is seeking new restrictions on how Arizona voters can change state law.
Jan. 4, 2018
Ski towns west of the Rocky Mountains, including Flagstaff, still wait for winter to show its face.
Jan. 4, 2018
The Takeaway: Trump Disbands Voter Fraud Commission
The commission asked states to hand over huge troves of voter data so it could search for evidence of fraud. Then came the lawsuits, and refusals from many states to get involved.
Jan. 4, 2018
Podcast Playlist: Trampoline Hall
Author Monica Heisey shares the story of her two great loves.
Jan. 4, 2018
The Takeaway: States Could See More Election Hacking in 2018
In some areas, midterm primaries are just eight weeks away, and voter turnout is expected to be high. But there are concerns about the U.S. election system after hacking in 2016.
Jan. 4, 2018
A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit spanning 48 states, including Arizona, accusing a mortgage lender of shoddy business practices.
Jan. 4, 2018
Arizona And Sonora Partner For Space Missions
Forty-five years ago, NASA used part of the Sonora desert in Mexico to prepare expeditions to the Moon. Now, a new venture to Mars might just start there.
Jan. 4, 2018
The Arizona Supreme court says police cannot put a GPS device onto a vehicle to track its movement without a warrant. That’s according to a new precedent setting decision surrounding the right of privacy.
Jan. 4, 2018
To walk through some of the changes taking place in the magazine industry, The Show's Mark Brodie is joined by Keith J. Kelly, “Media Ink” columnist for the New York Post.
Jan. 3, 2018
The workweek for an average American in the past could extend into six or even seven days. But as far as the unofficial workweek goes in the U.S., a lot of people work five days a week, while others have made the move to four days a week with extended hours on those days.
Jan. 3, 2018
President Trump has appointed more appeals judges than any of his predecessors, and in some cases, a lot more. Here to talk about this is Douglas Keith, counsel in the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law.
Jan. 3, 2018
Most of the country’s largest universities don’t track suicides among their students. That’s according to a new investigation from the Associated Press. Among the schools that don’t track those rates is Arizona State University, where at least 2 occurred in 2017.
Jan. 3, 2018
On Dec. 28 in Wichita, Kansas, a 28-year old, father of two stepped outside his home to see what the police activity was about. Soon after, he was shot dead by police thinking he was armed. Andrew Finch became the first death due to “swatting.”
Jan. 3, 2018
If you spent 2017 in Phoenix you know it was hot, I don’t have to tell you that. But it’s official, 2017 was the all-time warmest year on record, according to the National Weather Service.
Jan. 3, 2018
Arizona has joined a multistate program known as the Electronic Registration Information Center, or ERIC.
Jan. 3, 2018
Arizona’s 2018 legislative session begins next week. The governor and lawmakers from both parties have their goals. Many want additional funding for certain priorities, while others are looking to cut taxes. Steven Zylstra is president and CEO of the Arizona Technology Council.
Jan. 3, 2018
Chandler-based Insys Therapeutics was riding high for several years with a drug it had developed called Subsys. It was made as an under-the-tongue spray that the FDA approved to help dull the pain in cancer patients.
Jan. 3, 2018

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