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Yuma E. Coli Outbreak More Virulent Than Most, CDC Says
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is providing an update on the dangers of the strain of E. coli originating from the Yuma growing region.
Apr. 27, 2018
Schools Prepare To Close Monday For Third Day Of Teacher Walkout
Education group leaders say they hope to work over the weekend with lawmakers and teachers, then rally at the Capitol again Monday if nothing changes.
Apr. 27, 2018
Flake Votes To Confirm Pompeo As Secretary of State
Sen. Jeff Flake votes to confirm former CIA director Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State.
Apr. 27, 2018
Arizona Launches State E-Petition Portal
Arizona Secretary of State Michelle Reagan launched a database Friday to streamline the state’s petition system.
Apr. 27, 2018
3 Perspectives On Arizona
On the second day of the teacher walkout, The Show spoke with players on all sides.
Apr. 27, 2018
Researchers Say Context Matters When Listening To Music
A recent study says having contextual information about a musical performance affects what people think about the music.
Apr. 27, 2018
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Arizona
Last year, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich filed a lawsuit against the Arizona Board of Regents for charging unconstitutionally high tuition. Just yesterday, a judge dismissed the lawsuit, though an appeal is expected.
Apr. 27, 2018
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Now it’s time for our Friday NewsCap. Here to talk about Arizona teachers walking out and marching to the capitol, and the results of the special congressional election, are longtime pollster and host of The Think Tank Mike O’Neil, and Jon Gabriel, editor-in-chief of Ricochet.
Apr. 27, 2018
Arizona Cardinals Make Big Changes For Future
The Arizona Cardinals are in the midst of a lot of change. Their head coach and longtime starting quarterback both retired at the end of last season. And last night, in the first round of the NFL draft, the Cardinals made a big move for their future.
Apr. 27, 2018
Leaders Of Colorado River Indian Tribes Face Recall
A potential recall of leaders of the Colorado River Indian Tribes has roots in a potential deal to lease out tribal water.
Apr. 27, 2018
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Arizona teachers, of course, are not the only ones striking. Colorado teachers marched on their capitol Thursday as well, and there have been teacher strikes in West Virginia and Oklahoma in the last several weeks.
Apr. 27, 2018
Companies Recognize Buying Power Of Women Of Color
It used to be that when you bought an item in the color “nude,” like nylons or shoes, it would be the same light beige. But today, you can get your makeup — and your nylons, shoes or just about anything else that comes in nude — in shades that match any skin color.
Apr. 27, 2018
Research Reveals Cost Of K-12 Education In Arizona
The debate has reignited over how much Arizona spends on K-12 education. Should taxes be raised to help provide more funding for new school construction, all-day kindergarten and refilling prior state investments that were cut during the Great Recession?
Apr. 27, 2018
The Takeaway: Korean Leaders Pledge Denuclearization and End to Korean War
For the first time in over half a century, a North Korean leader crossed the country’s southern border today. Kim Jong-un met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the newly renovated "Peace House" as part of the two countries' third summit.
Apr. 27, 2018
After 2nd Day At Capitol, Some Teachers Prepared To Keep Striking
For the second day in a row Arizona teachers skipped the classrooms and heading to the Arizona Capitol. Teachers are meeting Friday and Saturday to discuss whether to continue their strike.
Estimated Crowd Of 50,000 March For #RedForEd
Apr. 27, 2018
Teachers At Phoenix School Choose Field Trip Over Walkout
“We knew that this was what we needed to do for the kids,” said Paradise Valley Unified School District teacher Julie Schenk. “The hard part is not being there with our colleagues.”
Apr. 26, 2018
Arizona Parents Adjust To A Day Without (Most) Teachers
“It did throw a little wrench in our plans, but I understand why they’re doing it and I applaud them," said parent Daniel Wise. "It’s different, but they deserve what they deserve.”
Apr. 26, 2018
Estimated Crowd Of 50,000 March For #RedForEd
Teachers say it’s been years and years of chronically underfunded classrooms that led to them walking out. The mood was controlled as the crowd gathered at Chase Field before walking almost two miles through downtown.
Superintendent Has A Warning For Teachers Walking Out
Apr. 26, 2018
Arizona-Mexico Town Hall Tackles Bilateral Trade Issues
Business leaders and government leaders from Arizona and the neighboring state of Sonora will discuss ways to increase trade across the border in small-group meetings in Sonora on Friday.
Apr. 26, 2018
CDC Recommends Public Avoid Romaine Lettuce
The CDC reported 84 people nationwide are sick with E. coli, including five in Arizona.
Apr. 26, 2018

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