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Two Guys On Your Head: The Psychology Of Disappointment
There are many reasons we might not be happy with the decisions we make, but it turns out not many of them have to do with the actual choice. In this edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about the psychology of disappointment.
Apr. 11, 2018
More than 780 children died in Arizona in 2016. Firearms accounted for 36 of those deaths — an increase from the 28 deaths in 2015.
Apr. 11, 2018
Lifeblood Of The Desert
A three-part series on how cities in Arizona manage one of the state’s most critical resources: water.
Apr. 11, 2018
The Takeaway: Speaker Paul Ryan To Retire From Congress
Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan announced today that he will not seek re-election in Congress, closing out a nearly 20-year career in office and a four-year hold on the House speakership.
Apr. 11, 2018
As thousands of National Guard troops deploy to the Mexico border, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to bring his firm stance on immigration enforcement to New Mexico where a group of Southwest border sheriffs are meeting Wednesday.
Apr. 11, 2018
For the second year in a row, Democrats failed to convince Republican counterparts that Arizona women should have equal rights guaranteed.
Apr. 11, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey says he won't meet with teachers who are threatening to strike over low pay because he believes they are politicizing the issue.
Apr. 11, 2018
Arizona House members have voted to force hospitals and clinics to ask women seeking an abortion more details before their procedure.
Apr. 11, 2018
Thanks to dramatic occurrences on some college campuses in advance of appearances by some guest speakers and, to a large extent, President Donald Trump’s aggressiveness toward certain newspapers and television networks, many are fearing a chill in the realm of free speech in the United States.
Apr. 11, 2018
Many have criticized Trump’s economic actions against China, saying that no one wins in a trade war and that it will cause American consumers a lot of pain. One exception is Arizona Republic columnist Bob Robb, a self-proclaimed ardent free trader. He thinks a trade war with China may be necessary.
Apr. 11, 2018
This week, National Guard troops from Arizona and other states have started moving south to reinforce and support the U.S Border Patrol. In the meantime, another part of President Trump’s border security plan is also underway: The wall.
Apr. 11, 2018
The Equal Rights Amendment was a powerful force decades ago in the United States, but its momentum slowed and not enough states ratified it by 1982 to make it official. Since then, 23 states have added equal rights amendments to their state constitutions. Arizona isn’t one of them.
Apr. 11, 2018
Wednesday it was announced that individuals from Arizona are filing their own lawsuit about it the citizenship status question on the 2020 census.
Apr. 11, 2018
These “walk-ins” are not yet "walkouts," though organizers have indicated that would be a looming possibility. For now, teachers and supporters come together in front of schools before class to protest low pay and school funding shortfalls, and then walk into school together in a show of unity.
Apr. 11, 2018
Maintaining the Salt River Project’s pipes, ditches and canals poses unique technical and workforce problems. In this installment of the Arizona Science Desk’s “Lifeblood of the Desert” series, we explore how SRP is working with Arizona State University on some novel helpers.
Apr. 11, 2018
Democrats across the country are optimistic about their chances to make significant election gains this year.
Apr. 10, 2018
There are just over 1,000 schools across Arizona rallying Wednesday, walking into classrooms and not out, yet. For organizers, a strike would be the next step, depending on how much support they see at schools.
Follow Twitter Updates From Valley Walk-Ins
Apr. 10, 2018
The Phoenix Film Festival is in full swing this week, and filmmakers from all over the world are showcasing their work. Every year the festival pays special attention to movies made in Arizona. This year, Phoenix gets a spotlight.
Apr. 10, 2018
Lynching of African-Americans is one of the more tragic and embarrassing parts of U.S. history, and they were still occurring nearly a century after the end of the Civil War.
Apr. 10, 2018
Earlier this month, The Denver Post became the latest newspaper to announce it will make deeper staff cuts. When these layoffs are completed, the Post’s staff is expected to be at fewer than 100 people.
Apr. 10, 2018

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