Arizona State University's Center for Violence Prevention and Community Safety and the Arizona Violent Death Reporting System have released a report that shows the suicide rate among Arizona men is more than three times the rate of Arizona women. And access to care might be part of the problem.
The United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released its report on global warming and global temperatures are likely to increase 1.5 degrees Celsius between 2030 and 2052 if carbon dioxide emissions continue to increase at the current rate.
On the heels of one old Phoenix restaurant closing, another longtime Phoenix restaurant is set to close its doors this week. Los Compadres has been serving homestyle Mexican food in the Melrose District of Phoenix for 60 years.
It might feel like fall in Phoenix, but in the high country, it felt more like winter. Flagstaff and the surrounding areas got its first dusting of snow for the season. While not unheard of, it’s unusual to see snow this early.
The U.K. is hosting a conference on the illegal wildlife trade and an American pastor appeared in a Turkish prison. For more on that and other international stories coming up this week, The Show was joined by BBC’s Pooneh Ghoddoosi from London.
When you think about hackers, you might think of Russian hacking into the 2016 election or Facebook’s latest revelations about millions of its users’ information being hacked. But last weekend at ASU, a different kind of hacker group gathered together as part of the Hacks for Humanity.
Lots of companies make and market 100 calorie snacks — everything from popcorn to crackers to energy bars. New research looks into how effective that kind of marketing is, especially when the number of calories is combined with other descriptions of the snack, like jumbo, or small.
The U.S. — and Arizona, more specifically — has countless environmental challenges, including keeping our air and water clean, ensuring that we have enough water, loss of certain species and food scarcity.
Voters in Scottsdale will decide this fall whether to increase their sales taxes to pay for transportation projects. Question 1 asks whether the city should raise its sales tax 0.1 percent for ten years; that amounts to one cent on every $10 purchase in Scottsdale.
Parents of public school students are getting a letter from U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. The “Dear Parent” letter aims to explain the Every Student Succeeds Act, or ESSA and what parents need to know about it.
Among people in the U.S., there is an increasing concern that the Supreme Court is becoming a partisan body. And the recent controversy over Judge Kavanaugh’s appointment — which included a questionable FBI investigation — may only further divide the nation and its opinion of the Court.
On British Columbia’s Hart Mountains, botanist Ken Marr uses a screwdriver to dig up samples of the small plants that carve out a life on this cold, windy peak. He and other scientists are here to build a catalogue of species samples from remote, northern alpine areas across British Columbia.