Phoenix recently surpassed Philadelphia to become the nation’s 5th largest city. Last year alone economic growth in the metro area grew by $5.2 billion. Downtown Phoenix has exploded with development and rising housing costs are reshaping neighborhoods all around it. So, how is this shifting landscape changing the face of the Valley today?
A federal jury in Phoenix found an industrial products company liable for asbestos contamination. Through September of this year, the company has resolved, by settlement or dismissal, approximately 130,000 claims.
When it comes to retiring, Minnesota looks pretty good. According to a Minnesota Public Radio report, Minnesotans are retiring around age 60. That's because many of state’s older adults are more financially secure than those in Arizona.
A day after Puerto Rico’s governor said he wanted an audit of a $300 million contract his government gave to a company to restore power to the island, there are more revelations about what was actually in the contract.
Reported cases of post-traumatic stress disorder are increasing, and trends indicate that growth will continue as more military men and women return from overseas service. But treatment help doesn’t appear to be coming quickly.
It’s time for our Friday Newscap segment. Joining us to talk about Senator Jeff Flake’s decision not to run for re-election are former state legislative leader Chad Campbell, currently with Strategies 360; and former lawmaker and former Board of Regents Chair Greg Patterson, also known as the Espresso Pundit.
The great architect Frank Lloyd Wright influenced the future of design in many ways — but one important one is in the legacy he left behind in his apprentices. Vern Swaback was one of them. He studied under Wright from 1957 until 1978 at Taliesen West, his Scottsdale home, studio and school.