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Ducey Suspends Uber
Governor Doug Ducey has suspended Uber's ability to test self-driving cars on Arizona roads. The governor’s move follows a fatal crash last week that killed a pedestrian.
Mar. 27, 2018
The sea of "Red for Ed" supporters appears to have created a sea change for Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey.
Mar. 27, 2018
President Of Arizona Board Of Regents Steps Down
The president of the Arizona Board of Regents is stepping down after five years on the job. Eileen Klein announced Monday she’ll be leaving the board later this year.
Mar. 26, 2018
Area Law Enforcement: We Need More Intelligence Analysts
Leaders of area law enforcement agencies are saying they need more personnel trained in intelligence.
Mar. 26, 2018
Effort Underway To Rename Cesar Chavez
A resolution has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to support calling Cesar Chavez’s birthday National Border Control Day.
Mar. 26, 2018
Remembering Arizona Highways Photographer Jerry Jacka
Only twice in Arizona Highways’ more than 100-year history has an entire issue of the magazine been dedicated to one person. This month’s edition is one of them. It’s dedicated to long-time contributing photographer Jerry Jacka.
Mar. 26, 2018
How Feasible Is It To Create A U.S.
President Trump recently mentioned that he wanted the U.S. to have its own “space force.” That particular phrasing caught a lot of people by surprise and made it seem extremely far-fetched. But members of the House have actually brought it up themselves.
Mar. 26, 2018
Glendale Assigns Resource Officer To Every High School
Starting Monday, every public high school campus in Glendale has its own school resource officer. That means the five Glendale high schools that did not already have an officer now do. Here to talk more about the decision is Glendale City Manager Kevin Phelps.
Mar. 26, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: House Speaker Visits Czech Republic
There are several international news items this week, including U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan’s visit to the Czech Republic. From the BBC in London, Pete Ross is here give us an update.
Mar. 26, 2018
Boas On Driverless Cars And The Human Cost Of Technology
Nearly 40,000 people died in auto accidents in the U.S. in 2016, and the Uber accident has refocused the debate on how willing we are to rely on technology at the expense of human life. The Arizona Republic explored the subject in a recent editorial.
Mar. 26, 2018
NYT: Uber
Before last week’s accident involving a self-driving car that struck and killed a woman in Tempe, the vehicles were not living up to expectations.
Mar. 26, 2018
Activist Dolores Huerta On Where We Go From Here
“Si, Se Puede!” was actually a term coined by Dolores Huerta. Huerta was an equal partner in founding the first farm workers union alongside Chavez. Like a lot of women in history, her name is less well known.
Mar. 26, 2018
On The Ledge: What
Paulina Pineda and Ben Giles of the Arizona Capitol Times joined The Show to talk about what this week may hold for the Arizona Legislature.
Mar. 26, 2018
Tucson Residents File Claims Over 1940s Chemical Waste Dump
More than 70 years ago, contractors for the U.S Air Force started disposing of chemical waste and solvents near Tucson International Airport.
Mar. 26, 2018
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive: Trump Dumps Formal Trans Ban
Interview with Matt Thorn, executive director of OutServe Servicemembers Legal Defense Network.
Mar. 26, 2018
The Takeaway: Young Voices At Forefront Of March To End Gun Violence
From Parkland, Florida, to Queens, New York, to Newark New Jersey, young voices took center stage over the weekend in mass rallies calling on Congress to end their inaction on substantive gun reform.
Mar. 26, 2018
Proposed Law: Medical Marijuana For Opioid Addiction?
A proposed law making its way through the state Legislature would add opioid use disorder as one of the qualifying conditions for a medical marijuana card.
Mar. 26, 2018
Bill Would Remove Legal Protections For Child Sex Abusers
A bill approved by Arizona Senate committee would remove the statute of limitations for organization that covered up the sexual abuse of a child.
Mar. 26, 2018
Phoenix Area May Hit 90 Degrees By The End Of The Week
Enjoy the mild temperatures Monday and Tuesday in the Phoenix area, because the heat cranks up by mid-week.
Mar. 26, 2018
Alzheimer
Earlier this week, the Alzheimer’s Association released its Alzheimer’s disease Facts and Figures report. This year’s edition contains the latest data for each state, and Arizona could be in the crosshairs.
Mar. 26, 2018

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