Rural school districts are finding it hard to retain good teachers. In eastern Arizona, some school officials say part of the problem is that many of their new teachers are new to the area too. A few state university systems are hoping to improve those retention rates by helping Arizona's small towns grow their own teachers.
Officer David Glasser was a 12-year veteran of the Phoenix Police Department. Police said the incident occurred Wednesday afternoon after a Laveen homeowner called to say his son was stealing guns from him.
Uber and Lyft drivers, who work as independent contractors, have been dropping off people without question because the airport only regulates passenger pick-ups. The new policy means these ride share service drivers will join taxi, limo and shuttle bus drivers, but some critics worry they may not be as thoroughly vetted.
We remember Grant Tinker, who died last month at 90. He founded MTM productions with his then-wife Mary Tyler Moore and produced her hit TV show. Later as chairman of NBC, Tinker oversaw the hit shows Cheers, Hill Street Blues and St. Elsewhere.