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Bennett Turns To Courts To Reimburse Campaign Expenses
Former Arizona gubernatorial candidate Ken Bennett is making one last legal effort to get the public to reimburse him for campaign expenses. Bennett is asking a judge to order state and county election officials to allow him to prove disqualified signatures are legitimate
Oct. 24, 2018
Researchers Crowdsource Ethics For Self-Driving Cars
The artificial intelligence that guides self-driving cars will need to clear moral guidelines on how to make life-or-death decisions. But can we all agree on what those rules should be? A new study tried to find out.
Oct. 24, 2018
Two Guys on Your Head: Metaphors And Framing Discourse
Many times we use metaphors not only to illustrate what we are talking about but also to denote that we belong in a certain group. In this edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about the psychology of metaphors and framing discourse.
Oct. 24, 2018
The Takeaway: With Midterm Elections In Sight, Record Amounts Of Money Spent On Campaign Ads
With the midterm elections less than two weeks away, candidates for office and political groups are pouring record amounts of money into campaign ads.
Oct. 24, 2018
Brnovich Vs. Contreras: A Look At Arizona
At an interview on a Friday in his office, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich wore a blue suit, red tie and black Nikes. I complimented his shoes and Brnovich said they get him flack from fellow Republicans. For Brnovich, the culture war over Colin Kaepernick does not tip the scale against being fiscally conservative.
Oct. 24, 2018
AZ Sake Brewer Discovers Perfect Formula
Atsuo Sakurai has made a successful business out of Holbrook where he found the dry, Arizona air and groundwater makes for very good American sake.
Oct. 24, 2018
Phoenix Aviation Department To Buy, Lease More Land
Phoenix’s Aviation Department gets a green light to buy and lease land owned by the Aviation Department.
Oct. 24, 2018
Bernie Sanders Stumps For David Garcia In AZ
Bernie Sanders was in Arizona Tuesday, speaking to crowds in Tucson and Tempe. The Vermont senator and former presidential candidate stumped at rallies for David Garcia, the Democrat running for governor.
Oct. 23, 2018
More Arizona Tribes Given Access To Crime Database
A federal program for Native American tribes to access national crime information databases is expanding.
Oct. 23, 2018
Trial Pushed For Man Accused Of Making Illegal Ammo
The trial has been pushed back from this month to next year for a Mesa man whose fingerprints were found on unfired ammunition at the scene of the 2017 deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas.
Oct. 23, 2018
Cannabis Case Leaves Arizona Dispensaries And Patients In Limbo
The arrest of a medical marijuana patient in Arizona has sparked a legal fight that could criminalize thousands of patients and businesses. It's now headed for the state's highest court.
Part 1: Concern And Confusion → | Part 2: One Man's Arrest
Oct. 23, 2018
Recent Salmonella Outbreak Infects 120 People Nationwide
The Arizona Department of Health Services recently confirmed 21 cases of salmonella illness linked to raw beef products recalled earlier this month.
Oct. 23, 2018
Grand Canyon Superintendent Under Investigation
The National Park Service plans to reassign the Grand Canyon superintendent amid a federal investigation. The agency would not say what those allegations are.
Oct. 23, 2018
Teenager Releases 1960s and 1970s Inspired Album
Nineteen year old Ben Cortez wrote and sung a song called Arizona, but it's not the state anthem that you might be used too.
Oct. 23, 2018
Where Has The Opioid Treatment Money Gone?
In the final days of the Obama administration, a bipartisan Congress passed the 21st Century Cures Act. Part of that bill authorized nearly a billion dollars to the states in emergency money to help get people into treatment for opioid addiction.
Oct. 23, 2018
Panel Discusses Athletes Politically Protesting
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the protest by U.S. track stars John Carlos and Tommy Smith at the Mexico City Olympics.
Oct. 23, 2018
Migrant Caravan Becomes Issue Before Midterms
As the caravan of migrants from Central America swells, President Trump has called them criminals and threatened to cut off aid to their home countries.
Oct. 23, 2018
How Zombies Reflect Modern Fears
Fifty years ago, the concept of zombies shambled into popular culture in "Night of the Living Dead." So how popular is the zombie concept now and how does it relate to our real fears?
Oct. 23, 2018
Maricopa County Prepares For Potential Polling Issues
Early voting is under way, but a record number of voters are expected to visit polling locations in Maricopa County on election day.
Oct. 23, 2018
WATCH: Corp Comm Candidates Discussion
Steve Goldstein, co-host of KJZZ’s The Show, guides a discussions between the four candidates running for two commissioner seats on the Arizona Corporation Commission, which regulates public utilities in our state.
Oct. 23, 2018

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