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To understand the latest from North Korea, we turn to one of the only journalist who has gone undercover in the country.
Sep. 6, 2017
It appears Arizona voters will get to weigh in on the voucher expansion debate, but new legal challenges and a legislative end-run could still interfere.
Sep. 6, 2017
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake
With the six month repeal of DACA protection for an estimated 800,000 young immigrants in the U.S., Congress is now tasked with passing immigration reform.
Sep. 6, 2017
DACA Protest
Dozens of activists and so-called "DREAMers" gathered in Central Phoenix to hear the Trump administration's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Sep. 6, 2017
Pinal County sheriff’s officials said they've arrested an Apache Junction elementary school principal after an investigation into online ads soliciting teen girls to go skinny dipping.
Sep. 6, 2017
Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams
The Phoenix Police department's actions at President Donald Trump’s rally last month dominated the conversation at a community listening session Tuesday night. “I don’t expect that anything is going to be resolved in one night or in 12 listening sessions, but I think that it’s a start and I’m hopeful,” said Phoenix resident Rebecca Johnson after the event.
Sep. 6, 2017
Cars damaged during Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston have increased demand on local rental fleets as residents scramble for vehicles.
Sep. 6, 2017
While politicians debate the North American Free Trade Agreement, companies from states like Arizona visit Mexico to spread their wings, as the aerospace segment works to grow while avoiding politics.
Sep. 6, 2017
Officials in Arizona’s public colleges and universities are weighing in on the Trump administration’s decision to gradually rescind the Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.
Sep. 5, 2017
DACA response student walk out
More than a hundred Phoenix-area students walked out of class on Tuesday to protest the announced end of a program that protects some immigrants from deportation.
Sep. 5, 2017
Ever since the Trump administration’s announcement that it is ending the DACA program for immigrants brought to this country as children, questions have arisen for journalism students. They may be assigned to report on the decision while also being affected by DACA personally.
Sep. 5, 2017
Opponents of Arizona's new universal private school voucher program have succeeded in blocking the law until voters can weigh in next year. Officials in Maricopa County finished checking a random sampling of anti-voucher signatures today.
Sep. 5, 2017
The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “deep regret” following the White House’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has shielded young people living in the state illegally from deportation.
Sep. 5, 2017
Phoenix police push crowds of protesters away
Tonight is the first of 13 community listening sessions scheduled with the Phoenix Police Department and other city staff, to give the public a chance to give their feedback to the Police Department. A recent editorial defended the actions of the Phoenix Police Department during President Trump’s downtown rally, and it was critical of those who interrupted a Phoenix City Council meeting.
Sep. 5, 2017
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As protesters and police clashed outside of the Phoenix Convention Center last month during President Donald Trump’s rally, everyone could hear the helicopters flying above. But much higher in the air, something else was flying that not many knew was there: A Phoenix Police Department plane.
Sep. 5, 2017
BBC Look-ahead
Two significant trips by heads of state this week top the agenda of key international news. With me for our weekly look at what to expect in the coming days is the BBC’s Rich Preston.
Sep. 5, 2017
City Lab
As we’ve heard, there are roughly 800,000 DACA recipients across the U.S, and City Lab recently took a look at where they are, and how they impact those states’ economies. With me to talk about that is City Lab staff writer Tanvi Misra.
Sep. 5, 2017
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For a broader policy and political perspective on DACA — and what its future could entail — we turn to Doris Meissner. She is a senior fellow at the Migration Policy Institute, where she directs its U.S. immigration policy work.
Sep. 5, 2017
Jude Joffe-Block
The Trump administration has decided to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program in six months, pushing Congress to act to create something more permanent. Reporter and New America Fellow Jude Joffe-Block has covered DACA since before its implementation more than 5 years ago, and she’s with us to discuss details on how we got here.
Sep. 5, 2017
Bee on flower
Save the bees! It’s a phrase that’s emblazoned on t-shirts and bumper stickers today. That’s because the decline of the honeybee population has become an increasingly serious problem for our global food supply, and scientists are trying to figure out how to stop it.
Sep. 5, 2017

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