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The new Steven Spielberg movie “The Post” comes out in wide release across the country Friday.
Jan. 11, 2018
MCSO Officers Cleared After Internal Review Of Inmate Assault, Tasing
The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office released files Thursday from an investigation into an altercation between correction officers and an inmate in December 2016.
Jan. 11, 2018
 Zinke Launching Reorganization Of Interior Department
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is launching the largest reorganization in the department’s 168-year history. The shift would divide the country into 13 regions and centralize parts of the agency within those boundaries. Joining us to talk about the potential impact of this change is Kate Kelly, director of Public Lands at the Center for American Progress.
Jan. 11, 2018
 ASU Will Offer Disabilities Studies Major
ASU is expanding its reach into the realm of disability studies. The new College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences is going to offer a disability studies major. And it’s intended to blend students from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines.
Jan. 11, 2018
Feds Lift Moratorium On Funding Research Making Pathogens More Deadly
The federal government has lifted a 3-year-old moratorium on funding research that modifies pathogens to make them more deadly.
Jan. 11, 2018
 Study: U.S. Kids Dying More Often Than Kids In Other Wealthy Nations
The United States might be the richest country in the world, but a new study shows children born here are more likely to die before they reach adulthood than kids born into other wealthy, democratic countries.
Jan. 11, 2018
 Business Schools Offering Classes That Address Sexism, Harassment
The #MeToo movement and overall concerns about sexism and harassment in a cross-section of American industries is helping lead to some fairly rapid transitions in business schools.
Jan. 11, 2018
 Canada Responds With Different Message After U.S. Tightens Immigration Policies
As the U.S. has tightened its policies related to immigration, Canada has offered a different message.
Jan. 11, 2018
Studying Extreme Weather
ASU and the University of Buffalo are teaming up to study how extreme weather impacts American cities. To talk more about this research, I’m joined by Nick Rajkovich, an assistant professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Buffalo, and Paul Coseo, an assistant professor of Landscape Architecture at the Design School at ASU.
Jan. 11, 2018
 2 Of Apple Shareholders Focus On Creating Social Change
Two of Apple’s shareholders are urging the company to research the impact of its technology on children. This push is an example of what’s called shareholder activism, when those who hold a financial interest in a publicly traded corporation use their influence to try to affect change.
Jan. 11, 2018
How A Robot Dog Is Stealing Hearts At CES
The Consumer Electronics Show continues in Las Vegas, and the lights are back on, after a blackout on Wednesday. Brian Heater is Hardware Editor at TechCrunch.com and is at the convention.
Jan. 11, 2018
Brnovich In Court To Defend Right To Challenge State University Tuition Increases
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is defending his right to challenge state university's tuition increases in court this week.
Jan. 11, 2018
Podcast Playlist: The Heart
Kaitlin talks to Kerri about how to deal with the ghosts of relationships past.
Jan. 11, 2018
The Takeaway: Coal Industry Falling Out Of Favor With European Insurance Companies
Some European insurance companies are scrapping or considering changing their coverage of companies that profit from coal. Are U.S. insurers likely to follow their lead anytime soon?
Jan. 11, 2018
Sounds Of The City: Taking Deep Breaths With Tibetan Singing Bowl Meditation
Listen to the sounds of Ryan Blakely meditating to the sound of Tibetan singing bowls at Urban Wellness.
Jan. 11, 2018
Arizona Lawmakers Consider Hearing Aid Battery Tax Break
Arizona lawmakers are considering a bill that would give people who use hearing aids a tax break on the batteries that power them.
Jan. 11, 2018
Arizona Storytellers: Catherine Alonzo
Catherine shares a story about how she learned to help grieving loved ones and friends.
Jan. 11, 2018
 Wrong-Way Driver Arrest Made In Phoenix
Just two days after Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey called for a crackdown on wrong-way drivers, the first offender of the new year was caught along Interstate 17 in Phoenix.
Jan. 11, 2018
Arizona AG Files New Lawsuit Against ABOR Over DACA Tuition
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich entered new legal filings Wednesday challenging in-state tuition for DACA students.
Jan. 11, 2018
Dr. Joseph Sirven: Searching For Dr. Google
Sometimes searching your symptoms online can be dangerous to your health, our medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
Jan. 11, 2018

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