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The Takeaway: Tariffs, Trade Wars And Soybeans
Early in March, President Trump boasted that in a potential trade war between the U.S. and China, the U.S. would easily prevail. This statement came just a couple of weeks before announcing that he would impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports and on potentially an estimated $60 billion worth of Chinese goods, sparking fears of a potential retaliation from China.
Apr. 3, 2018
Californians Are Back To Using About As Much Water As Before Drought
Since Gov. Jerry Brown called off California's drought emergency a year ago, we Californians seem to have gotten a little lazy when it comes to water conservation.
Apr. 3, 2018
The Arizona Supreme Court heard oral arguments Monday in a case challenging the decision by colleges and universities to offer in-state tuition to undocumented immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program
Apr. 3, 2018
Inmates now also have a choice between 36 pads or tampons a month. A Perryville women's prison inmate says the new Arizona Department of Corrections policy has a made a “huge difference.”
Apr. 2, 2018
The city says work release processing has increased the workload in the Mesa holding facility. Mesa is spending less on jail services since it switched to the private for misdemeanor offenders.
Apr. 2, 2018
A federal judge has rejected provisions in a 2015 federal management rule that unlawfully imposed roadblocks to recovery of the endangered Mexican wolf.
Apr. 2, 2018
An alarming amphibian die-off is underway around the world, caused in part by a frog-killing fungus. But new research offers hope for some species.
Apr. 2, 2018
Arizona Educators United vows to continue applying pressure on lawmakers as students begin taking AZ Merit Standardized Testing.
Apr. 2, 2018
On Monday night in San Antonio, March Madness will come to an end — in April — as the NCAA men’s basketball champion will be crowned. Doug Haller of The Arizona Republic is in Texas to cover the game, and he joins The Show to talk about it.
Apr. 2, 2018
The conflict in Syria began in 2011 and has led to the loss of at least 400,000 Syrian lives. On top of that, millions of refugees have fled the country. Recently in The New York Times Magazine, Anand Gopal — who is also an assistant research professor at ASU — wrote about civilian casualties in Syria and U.S. accountability.
Apr. 2, 2018
Adam Laats, a professor of education and history at Binghamton University, wanted to dig into fundamentalist universities in his book because he thinks they say so much about American education, culture and politics.
Apr. 2, 2018
Amazon has been meeting with some of the finalists to land its HQ2. Twenty cities are vying for the project, including Boston, LA, Miami, Denver and Dallas.
Apr. 2, 2018
The presidents of Russia, Iran, and Turkey will meet for talks in Ankara — and Syria is expected to be high on the agenda.
Apr. 2, 2018
The word “terrorism” is a dramatic one — and it causes strong reaction on all sides. And controversy over its use recently emerged in the wake of serial package bomber in Austin, Texas.
Apr. 2, 2018
Calling 911 should always be as easy and fast — but it’s not always possible for everyone to pick up a phone and talk to an emergency operator.
Apr. 2, 2018
When A Drought Lasts 18 Years, Does It Need A New Name?
From the roof of Chuck McAfee’s adobe farmhouse in rural southwestern Colorado, you can see into three other states: Arizona, New Mexico and Utah. Mountain peaks are just barely visible above the horizon.
Apr. 2, 2018
Mexico’s Club America and the U.K.'s Manchester United kickoff at 7 p.m. on July 19. They play at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.
Apr. 2, 2018
The Phoenix Metro area now has Text-to-911 capability. This means that while calling is still preferred, people who can’t call 911 in an emergency can use a cell phone to text with an operator.
Apr. 2, 2018
This weekend, for the first time, two non-white men were appointed to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, the highest governing body in the Mormon Church, besides the church president.
Apr. 2, 2018
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive:Keeper Security Drops Lawsuit Against Tech Reporter
Every Friday, governments and businesses offload announcements they don't want much press coverage for. These are called "news dumps." Journalist Yael Grauer takes a topic that was supposed to be buried and brings it you fresh. Here’s her latest Monday Morning Dumpster Dive on a topic at the top of everyone’s mind: computer security.
Apr. 2, 2018

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