A Navajo heavy metal band is releasing its first album May 27. They call themselves I Dont Konform. And unless you live on the reservation, you probably haven’t heard of them. But they recently got the attention of one of the most sought-after producers in the world.
Arizona State University baseball has been one of college sports’ legendary programs — producing decades of winning seasons and successful major leaguers from Reggie Jackson to Dustin Pedroia. But this year has seen, in a relative sense, a lot more errors than hits and runs.
The Greater Phoenix Economic Council is charged with attracting new businesses — large and small — to the Valley and assisting existing companies expand their opportunities. Recently, Site Selection magazine awarded GPEC a Mac Conway award as the top economic development organization in the U.S.
Former FBI Director Robert Mueller has been appointed Special Counsel to look into possible connections between Russia and the Trump campaign. To get insights on this string of occurrences, we turn to Paul Kinsinger, who was a longtime member of the intelligence community and now an emeritus faculty member at the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
The top U.S. trade official formally notified Congress on Thursday of the Trump administration’s intention to renegotiation the North American Free Trade Agreement, meaning official talks could begin as early as mid-August.
The leaders of the Valley-based Soul Justice Project believe their latest effort, an original theatrical production called "Pendulum," may do the job. It focuses on seven Americans dealing with their feelings after Election Night, Nov. 8, 2016. The project’s ultimate goal is to bring about constructive discourse among all ages and backgrounds.
The border wall at the Douglas Port of Entry stretches in both directions, more of a metal fence than a wall and a symbol of the mounting division between the two countries. But Dr. Lori Keyne doesn’t see this as a divided region. This Saturday, she’ll be transforming the Douglas Port of Entry into a cross-border stage for the fourth annual Concert Without Borders.
The World Meteorological Organization on Thursday announced the deadliest of a series of extreme weather events, including tornadoes, lightning storms, hail storms and tropical cyclones. This is the first time the group has done this.
Mesa may become the first city in the state to privatize its jail system. Now, as Mesa’s elected leaders are scheduled to vote on a three-year contract on Monday, the ACLU has filed a public records request for more details on the proposed contract with private prison operator CoreCivic, formerly known as CCA, Corrections Corporation of America.
The Democratic National Committee is preparing to kick off its new 50 state strategy for taking back legislative and congressional seats and, eventually, the White House. Arizona, despite its reputation as a so-called red state, is one of the initial recipients of that DNC support.
The majority of abortions in Arizona are performed in the first eight weeks of pregnancy. But sometimes women face severe medical conditions that lead them to terminate the pregnancy later. Many states have laws that regulate these late abortions, especially if there are signs of life after the procedure. Arizona lawmakers and Gov. Doug Ducey recently decided to tighten the state’s law.