After Mexico’s elections last July 1, many financial analysts expected to see the peso fall. But not only did that not happen, the peso had one of its strongest weeks… and even with a “push” from the United States.
Steve Farley is running in the Democratic primary in the race for governor, and he brings with him more than a decade of experience in the Arizona Legislature, where he now serves as assistant minority leader in the Senate.
Early monsoon storm swaps out excessive heat for humidity, but lower temperatures this week. Motorists in the Valley were resigned to driving dirty cars to work, and will for a few days, as the early monsoon storm rolls in waves of alternating dust and rain.
In the 1960s, many astronauts were household names — think Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and John Glenn. But today, NASA astronauts are largely anonymous, and it’s the people funding space travel that are more well-known like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos.
As London reacts to the unfolding turmoil in Prime Minister Theresa May’s government this morning, The Show turned to our colleagues at the BBC for our weekly look ahead at some of the other big international stories to watch for this week.
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
ICE contracted with a defense contractor called MVM that housed migrant children in a vacant office building in midtown Phoenix not licensed as a child care facility, according to reporting from Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting.
By now, most of the country, including the Phoenix valley, has recovered from the Great Recession. Businesses are flocking to the our state’s capital. Tucson, however, is still lagging behind when it comes to economic recovery.
U.S. Representative Raul Grijalva visited the Southwest Key Programs shelter in Tucson Friday. The shelter currently houses 79 children separated from their families at the border, among other unaccompanied minors in federal custody.
For $75, Arizonans can submit a 300-word argument for or against an upcoming ballot measure that will be published in a pamphlet that's going to be mailed to the homes of all 3.6 million registered voters ahead of the Nov. 6 general election.
The 1-year-old boy in a green button-up shirt drank milk from a bottle, played with a small purple ball that lit up when it hit the ground. The boy is one of hundreds of children who need to be reunited with their parents after being separated at the border.