You might have seen the billboards around town … “they’ve been lying to you." The image though is the infamous picture of the Phoenix Lights, the supposed UFO sighting above the Valley in 1997. Richard Ruelas, a longtime reporter for The Arizona Republic, wrote about the Phoenix Lights when they first became a phenomenon.
When ASU junior Belen Sisa posted a selfie on Facebook last week, she was trying to make a point. But, she didn’t expect it to go viral. The post read “MYTH BUSTER: I, an undocumented immigrant, just filed my taxes and PAID $300 to the state of Arizona.”
Last week, I went to an open house of sorts. The place was in North Scottsdale, three bedroom, three and a half baths, 3300 square feet, gated community, mountain views. And, it has a kind of nerve center.
Back in the day, businesses and advertisers were trying to figure out how best to market to baby boomers and get them to spend their money. Today, advertisers and marketers are trying to figure how to get millennials to spend.
It can be a challenge for farms to find local labor. In California, for example, the LA Times reported farmers have offered to pay higher than the minimum wage; some have also offered health insurance, paid vacation and 401(k) plans.
On Thursday, the Arizona Board of Regents is expected to set the final tuition and fees for the state’s three public universities. Some students are not happy about any sort of hike, no matter how small.
With the Senate investigation into Russian interference in the election underway, skeptics are concerned that partisanship could interrupt an aggressive inquiry into the matter. But leaders say that the bipartisan committee's efforts are going well.
Walking along the trails near Claremont Canyon Road in Oakland, California, the air smells faintly minty — kind of like Vicks VapoRub. The eucalyptus trees — with their long, narrow, shiny leaves — can grow more than 100 feet high and create a beautiful shade canopy.
Violence increased in Mexico in 2016. The country’s homicide rate increased by more than 18 percent in one of the bloodiest years of the country’s decade-long drug war, according to a report released Tuesday.
More Gen Xers are buying and selling homes and that’s important for the market, according to the National Association of Realtors. The group’s latest research finds the generation sandwiched between millennials and baby boomers made up nearly 30 percent of recent buyers.
Pilots with Mesa Airlines have requested mediation services from the National Mediation Board to help settle a six-year-long contract negotiation. The pilots are asking that their pay and benefits be more in line with industry averages.