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U.S. Sees Spike In Women Running For Political Office
Since President Donald Trump took office last winter the country has seen a spike in women around the country running for political office.
Jan. 24, 2018
 Japan, Other Nations Move Ahead Without U.S. In Trade Partnership
Early last year, the Trump administration pulled the U.S. out of the twelve-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership — or TPP — trade deal. It’s part of a pattern of resetting the nation’s approach to international trade.
Jan. 24, 2018
Arizona Cities Trying To Change State Law They Say Unfairly Punishes Them
The Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has been asked to investigate cities around the state.
Jan. 24, 2018
End-Of-Life Care Is A New Beginning For Some Homeless Patients
“They all brought their gifts to this world and they ended up in a place where they had no one,” said Hospice of the Valley Community Engagement Director Lin Sue Cooney. “It’s our collective responsibility as a community to make sure that they have dignity and comfort at the end of life.”
Jan. 24, 2018
The Takeaway: When Healthcare Comes With Harassment - Photographing Abortion Clinic Protests
Though Roe V. Wade is the law of the land, reproductive health clinics face onslaughts of protesters on a daily basis, and for many, access to healthcare also includes harassment.
Jan. 24, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: The Psychology Of Nostalgia
How does our brain process memory? And what is nostalgia?
Jan. 24, 2018
Despite Travel Warnings, More Tourists Traveling To Los Cabos, Mexico
The U.S. State Department issued two travel warnings alerting American travelers of violence in or near Mexican tourist destinations. Has the news stopped Americans from visiting?
Jan. 24, 2018
Bad Weather, Flu Contributing To U.S. Blood Shortage
The Red Cross is experiencing a major shortage of blood and platelets.
Jan. 24, 2018
Arizona Lawmaker Wants Legislature To Choose Who Makes U.S. Senate Ballot
Republican state lawmaker wants to return to having legislative members - not voters - decide who can and cannot make the U.S. Senate general election ballot.
Jan. 24, 2018
Arizona Cardinals Introduces Steve Wilks As Head Football Coach
The Arizona Cardinals introduced Steve Wilks as the team’s new head coach Tuesday at the team’s headquarters in Tempe.
Jan. 24, 2018
Phoenix Is Contender For New Apple Campus
Technology giant Apple may be eyeing Phoenix as a strong contender for a new campus.
Jan. 24, 2018
Border Patrol Denies Allegations Of Retaliation Against Humanitarian Group
U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officials in Tucson are denying allegations they’re retaliating against the group, No More Deaths, which leaves food and water for illegal migrants.
Jan. 24, 2018
Higher Wages Coming To Chase Employees In Arizona
Raises are on the way for about 1,060 Arizonans who work for banking giant JPMorgan Chase. It’s part of the company’s five-year plan to invest in employees and support local economic growth.
Jan. 24, 2018
Study: Hospital Cardiac Death Rates Higher At Night
Hospital patients who suffer cardiac arrest may be more likely to die if it happens in the middle of the night or on a weekend than if it occurs on a weekday.
Jan. 24, 2018
 Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Motel 6
A Latino civil rights group has filed a federal lawsuit accusing Motel 6 of breaking multiple laws when two Phoenix locations shared guest information with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Jan. 23, 2018
Private Promoter Keeps Bullhead City Regatta Afloat
Bullhead City shut down the event after complaints of major trash and bodily fluids in the river after 30,000 people showed up to the 2016 regatta.
Jan. 23, 2018
Candidate Removed From Ballot For AZ08
A judge ruled to remove a Democratic candidate from the ballot to replace Trent Franks in the 8th Congressional District. Gene Scharer didn’t file enough signatures to qualify. That came to light after a supporter of Democratic rival Hiral Tipirneni challenged the signatures.
Jan. 23, 2018
Homeland Security Replacing Vehicle Barrier With New Walls in New Mexico
The Homeland Security Department announced this week it is waiving environmental rules in order to tear down about 20 miles of vehicle barrier along the New Mexico border and replace it with a higher wall.
Jan. 23, 2018
Management Researcher Looks At Sexism In The Boardroom
In the age of the #MeToo movement, the spotlight is on sexism in the workplace. But does this apply even to women who have made it into the corner office?
Jan. 23, 2018
Harassment Allegations Affecting CEO Searches
The past few months have seen an increase in the number of allegations of sexual misconduct in several fields, including entertainment, the media, politics and business.
Jan. 23, 2018

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