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Developer Wolfswinkel Owes $70M For Land Litigation
The land is not developed and is just west of the White Tank Mountains. It is zoned for 17,000 units that were never built.
Nov. 27, 2018
Arizona Storytellers: Lawrence Robinson
In 2007, Lawrence Robinson started his first day of work as a public defender in family court in New York City.
Nov. 27, 2018
New Train, Refinery Projects Bring Concerns, Hopes In Mexico
Last weekend, a referendum was called for by Mexico’s president-elect to determine the fate of 10 projects; among them, the construction of a train in the Mayan forests and a refinery in the Gulf of Mexico. Voters favored the projects, but many fear a negative impact from them.
Nov. 27, 2018
Arizona Challenger Space Center Finds New Home In Paradise Valley
Facing high costs at the former location, the center found a temporary place to put its education programs at Metrocenter Mall. Now the plan is to move into a former elementary school in the Paradise Valley School District.
Nov. 27, 2018
Tokyo Prepares For Cyberattacks During 2020 Olympics
Even though the Olympics are still few years out, in Tokyo — where the 2020 games will be held — preparations are already underway to prepare for the games. And that doesn’t just mean building stadiums, it also means creating a cybersecurity wall.
Nov. 27, 2018
New Game Aims To Highlight, Combat Fake News
There are a lot of news stories swirling around that are not true, and a new game developed at ASU aims to show players how false stories are spread.
Nov. 27, 2018
How Do You Track
The term “fake news” has become part of the national vernacular — with some using it as a serious accusation, while others ridicule the concept as a method of deflection. So is there a way to measure what news and reports are accurate?
Nov. 27, 2018
Utah Voters OK Formation Of Independent Redistricting Commission
Arizona has had an Independent Redistricting Commission since voters approved it in 2000.
Nov. 27, 2018
Flagstaff Voters Uphold Minimum Wage Hike
In November — for the second election in a row, voters in Flagstaff showed their support for a higher minimum wage.
Nov. 27, 2018
NASA
Yesterday afternoon, just before 3 o’clock, NASA’s InSight probe made a successful landing on the surface of Mars.
Nov. 27, 2018
Government Hires Consultant To Increase Border Agents
The Trump administration has hired a consultant to increase the number of border agents and customs officers. At this time, only 15 of the 7,500 called for the $300 million contract have been hired.
Nov. 27, 2018
Arizona
Though there was a late push of opposition against Arizona Supreme Court Justices Clint Bolick and John Pelander — primarily because of their votes to keep the Invest in Education measure off the ballot — both easily won retention.
Nov. 27, 2018
What
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s chief of staff, Kirk Adams, announced his resignation on Monday. Jeremy Duda, associate editor of the Arizona Mirror, joined The Show to talk about Adams’ legacy, influence and possible future.
Nov. 27, 2018
What To Expect When Democrats Take Control Of The House
In the wake of November’s historic midterm elections, Congress will look a lot different in January than it does now. Molly Reynolds, a fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institution, joined The Show to talk about it.
Nov. 27, 2018
The Takeaway: Ahead Of G20 Summit, Violence Flares Up Between Russia And Ukraine
Relations have remained tense between Russia and Ukraine since the 2014 Russian annexation of Crimea. While the international community condemned the land grab, Russia has furthered the divide, constructing a bridge between Crimea and the mainland along the Kerch Strait, which provides access to the Sea of Azov.
Nov. 27, 2018
The Takeaway: General Motors Announces Big Layoffs And Plant Closures
On Monday, General Motors hit the brakes. The American car manufacturer announced plans to cut more than 14,000 jobs and shutter five plants across the U.S. and Canada. The pain of the announcement was felt from Detroit, Michigan, where Mayor Mike Duggan called it an "extremely disappointing decision."
Nov. 27, 2018
Voters In Coconino Choose Merit Selection For Judges
Judges in Coconino County will be appointed under a merit selection system instead of chosen in partisan elections under a measure approved by county voters.
Nov. 27, 2018
SR 67 To Grand Canyon North Rim Closing For Winter
State Route 67 between Jacob Lake and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon will be blocked off for the season Dec. 3. US 89A will remain open during the winter, but state routes 261, 273 and 473 to lakes in the White Mountains will close on Dec. 31.
Nov. 27, 2018
Mexico Wants Investigation Into Use Of Tear Gas
The Mexican government sent a diplomatic note to the U.S. embassy expressing its concerns after American federal agents launched tear gas at the border in the San Diego-Tijuana region.
Nov. 26, 2018
AG Issues Warning About Deceptive Solar Flyers
The Arizona Attorney General is warning consumers about deceptive flyers advertising deals on solar panels.
Nov. 26, 2018

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