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The Quiz Show: Solve This Puzzle For A Chance To Win
It’s almost time for the next episode of The Quiz Show! That’s when we bring back our resident quiz master and "Jeopardy!" Tournament of Champions winner, Leszek Pawlowicz.
Nov. 8, 2018
Arizona GOP Sues To Limit Mail-In Ballots In Senate Race
Republicans filed a lawsuit Wednesday night to challenge the way some Arizona counties count mail-in ballots as election officials began to slowly tally more than 600,000 outstanding votes in the narrow U.S. Senate race — a task that could take days.
Nov. 8, 2018
The Takeaway: A New DOJ, Sans Sessions
After a lengthy press conference on Wednesday, President Trump tweeted that Attorney General Jeff Sessions will be replaced by DOJ chief of staff, Matthew Whitaker.
Nov. 8, 2018
GOP Sues County Recorders Over Vote Counting Procedures
Last night four county Republican parties filed a lawsuit against all of Arizona’s county recorders, claiming the recorders don’t follow a uniform standard for counting ballots and resolving issues like signature mismatches.
Nov. 8, 2018
Arizona House, Senate Chose New Leaders
Republicans who maintained control of the Arizona House and Senate have picked new leaders for the coming legislative session.
Nov. 8, 2018
Phoenix Police To Buy Audio Devices For Crowd Control
The discussion about new audio devices for Phoenix police got pretty heated in council chambers Tuesday.
Nov. 7, 2018
Zimbabwe Transplant Offers Observations On U.S. Election
More than 2 million Arizonans voted in the recent election and some counties have already broken records for the number of ballots cast in a midterm. But on election night, there was at least one resident of Phoenix who was surprised there weren’t more voters.
Nov. 7, 2018
AZ Charter School Director Falsified Enrollment
This week, a former Goodyear charter school director pleaded guilty to a multi-million dollar conspiracy after lying about the number of students going to his school. The charter school shut down before a state audit, which revealed only 75 of the reported 528 students in the last school year were real.
Nov. 7, 2018
CAWCD Election Sees 2 New Board Members, 3 Returnees
Maricopa County elected five members to the board that runs the Central Arizona Project. Three people were re-elected: Lisa Atkins, who is the current president of the board of the Central Arizona Water Conservation District (CAWCD), Heather Macre and Terry Goddard.
Nov. 7, 2018
Barbed Wire Could Spell Trouble For Business
As Arizonans went to the polls in record numbers Tuesday, the U.S. military was stringing razor wire along the border in downtown Nogales, Arizona. Some are worried that more hostile look could impact business in Arizona and Sonora.
Nov. 7, 2018
Several Valley School Districts Fail Funding Measures
While a majority of the 20 bond and override questions up for vote in Phoenix-area school districts seem to be passing, several large dollar amount questions seem to be failing.
Nov. 7, 2018
How Education Played In The Midterm Election
To talk about how teachers and education issues did last night, The Show was joined by Lily Eskelsen Garcia, president of the National Education Association.
Nov. 7, 2018
AZ Archaeological Council Wants Proof Laws Were Followed
The Arizona Archaeological Council is concerned about recent reports of damage to sensitive sites at Lake Havasu State Park, and is calling for the release of documentation to support the claim that state and federal laws were followed before development work was done there.
Nov. 7, 2018
Democrats Pick Up 4 Seats In Arizona House
Democrats picked up seats in the state Legislature on Tuesday night, although in some cases, not the seats observers had expected. To talk about that, Ben Giles of the Arizona Capitol Times joined The Show.
Nov. 7, 2018
One Of Arizona
One of Arizona’s busiest rest stops is open for business again after undergoing renovations. The Arizona Department of Transportation plans to have all state rest stops upgraded by the end of 2019.
Nov. 7, 2018
Arizona Election Roundup: Breaking Down Key Races
To talk about some of the key races from Election Day — including those that haven’t been decided yet — The Show spoke with Paul Bentz of HighGround, Marilyn Rodriguez of Creosote Partners, Emily Ryan of CopperState Consulting and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360.
Nov. 7, 2018
 How A Popular Pesticide Impairs Bumblebee Behavior
Bee populations are declining around the world, due in part to a popular group of nicotine-like pesticides called neonicotinoids, which act as neurotoxins in bees. Now, an automated camera platform is providing researchers a peek at the effects these chemicals have inside bumblebee hives.
Nov. 7, 2018
Phoenix Rising Play For Championship
The Phoenix Rising play for the championship of the United Soccer League tonight in Kentucky against Louisville City FC. The club has captured the Valley’s attention in the push to bring MLS to Arizona.
Nov. 7, 2018
Scottsdale Voters Approve Proposition 420
Scottsdale residents voted by a wide margin to amend the city charter to protect preserve lands. The passage of Proposition 420 means that projects in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve must now be approved by voters at a general or special election before moving forward.
Nov. 7, 2018
Arizona Election Results: Arizona House
Seven seats are still undeclared, but Democrats are well poised to increase their numbers in the Arizona House of Representatives.
Nov. 7, 2018

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