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House Passes Indian Country AMBER Alert Bill
The Arizona House of Representatives passed a bill Monday that would expand the AMBER Alert child abduction warning system to Indian Country.
Feb. 28, 2018
You might assume that, as women’s rights have expanded in the last century, so have their roles in literature. But new research published in the Journal of Cultural Analytics shows women were better represented in the late-18th century than in the 19th century in English literature.
Feb. 28, 2018
Fifth Person Dies In Helicopter Crash
A British tourist who was pulled from the fiery wreckage of a helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon has died from her injuries, according to a Nevada coroner. This brings the total number of deaths from the crash up to five.
Feb. 28, 2018
The Scottsdale Unified School District has been embroiled in conflict this year. On Tuesday night, the governing board voted to stop construction on two voter-approved projects and put a new administrator temporarily in charge of the district.
Feb. 28, 2018
The field is now set for April’s special general election in Arizona’s 8th Congressional District, in the race to replace Trent Franks. Former State Senator Debbie Lesko won the Republican primary, while ER doctor Hiral Tipirneni won the Democratic primary. We hear from both, joining us on The Show.
Feb. 28, 2018
Inspector General: ICE Improperly Changed Eloy Deal To Get Detention Facility In Texas
A newly released audit blasted U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for altering a deal with the city of Eloy to get a detention facility in Texas, but the agency denied improperly changing the agreement which now pays Eloy to act as a so-called middleman.
Feb. 28, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head:  Why On-Demand Entertainment Doesn
It might seem odd that anyone still treks out to see live theater – given that we have so much on-demand entertainment at our fingertips every day through streaming services or television.
Feb. 28, 2018
The Takeaway: The Long Evolution Of The NRA
The NRA, which was founded in the aftermath of the Civil War to teach marksmanship, went from a firearm safety group to one of the most powerful lobbying organizations in America.
Feb. 28, 2018
Amy Fuller, an administrator helping oversee changes at Coronado High School, will fill the district’s top job.
Feb. 28, 2018
Arizonans with a house full of kids will benefit if the legislature approves a $250 per child tax credit.
Feb. 28, 2018
 For American Children Of Mexican Immigrants, A Battle To Get Documented In Mexico
More than 280,000 children born in the United States live in Mexico but don’t have sufficient documentation to prove their identity in either country.
Feb. 28, 2018
Phoenix temperatures will stay below normal over the next couple of days, but the above average temperatures will be back next week.
Feb. 28, 2018
Arizona experts look ahead at ways to prevent dust storm caused auto accidents this year.
Feb. 28, 2018
The Maricopa County Community College District governing board voted to eliminate an employee bargaining option Tuesday.
Feb. 28, 2018
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake and North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp introduced bipartisan legislation Tuesday that would extend protections for immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Feb. 28, 2018
Arizona universities do not offer public support of students disciplined for peaceful protests.
Feb. 28, 2018
Phoenix’s mayor and council members will soon face similar rules as city employees when it comes to sexual harassment and discrimination.
Feb. 28, 2018
An amateur astronomer from Rosario, Argentina, has accomplished an historic first: capturing the initial moments of a supernova explosion on film.
Feb. 28, 2018
Tempe residents who’ve complained that buffered bike lanes snarled traffic on McClintock Drive should see some relief by the end of the week.
Feb. 28, 2018
Throughout six hours of testimony, Dr. Jan Watson detailed a pattern of failure in the Arizona prison health care system.
Feb. 27, 2018

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