Phoenix and the phrase "car culture" have gone hand in glove compartment for many years. But efforts to modify that picked up steam this week as the City Council adopted a comprehensive Bicycle Master Plan.
A small team of professionals and students is taking on an ambitious project. They are constructing a large-scale model of the Earth in a remote part of Arizona. Local and international support is helping to make it a reality.
The population of immigrants who lack legal status in the U.S. has remained steady over the past several years. The number of immigration court filings, however, increased by more than 12 percent last year.