The American Gaming Association estimates Americans spend more than $150 billion in bets on sporting events every year. And, many of those bets are placed illegally. But there’s a growing effort to legalize sports betting across the country.
The Department of Justice is moving toward a return to the so-called "War on Drugs" as Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to restore a more aggressive approach to drug sales and use in the U.S. With me to talk about that is Vanda Felbab-Brown, Senior Foreign Policy Fellow at the Brookings Institution.
Michelle Carter told her boyfriend, Conrad Roy, to commit suicide — multiple times — via text message. Now, Carter is on trial in Massachusetts for involuntary manslaughter. It’s a trial that raises new questions about our legal system in a digital world.
The American story is diverse. It’s not told from one person’s point of view — or from one part of the country. And those who tell it don’t sound the same or look the same, and they certainly have lived different experiences.
People suffering from strokes won’t have to wait as long to receive critical care in the Valley. On Wednesday, Phoenix became one of the few cities in the country with an ambulance fully equipped to treat patients for stroke at the curb.
One week from today, the Phoenix City Council will decide whether to formally adopt the budget proposal put forward by City Manager Ed Zuercher. District 7 Councilman Michael Nowakowski joins me to talk about police assistants.
Following Wednesday morning's shooting at a congressional baseball practice outside Washington DC, several Arizona lawmakers discussed their reactions to today’s assault, which injured one of their own.
This morning, Arizona woke to the breaking news that a gunman opened fire on congressional Republicans practicing for a charity softball game. We’re joined by Jessica Taylor, lead digital political reporter for NPR, who has been on the scene all morning.
Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke discuss how sharing your problems online can give you the tools you need to deal with issues more effectively in daily life and how helping others with their affairs can get our minds off of our own.