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ASU is expanding its reach into the realm of disability studies. The new College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences is going to offer a disability studies major. And it’s intended to blend students from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines.
Jan. 11, 2018
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The federal government has lifted a 3-year-old moratorium on funding research that modifies pathogens to make them more deadly.
Jan. 11, 2018
The United States might be the richest country in the world, but a new study shows children born here are more likely to die before they reach adulthood than kids born into other wealthy, democratic countries.
Jan. 11, 2018
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The #MeToo movement and overall concerns about sexism and harassment in a cross-section of American industries is helping lead to some fairly rapid transitions in business schools.
Jan. 11, 2018
As the U.S. has tightened its policies related to immigration, Canada has offered a different message.
Jan. 11, 2018
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ASU and the University of Buffalo are teaming up to study how extreme weather impacts American cities. To talk more about this research, I’m joined by Nick Rajkovich, an assistant professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Buffalo, and Paul Coseo, an assistant professor of Landscape Architecture at the Design School at ASU.
Jan. 11, 2018
Two of Apple’s shareholders are urging the company to research the impact of its technology on children. This push is an example of what’s called shareholder activism, when those who hold a financial interest in a publicly traded corporation use their influence to try to affect change.
Jan. 11, 2018
The Consumer Electronics Show continues in Las Vegas, and the lights are back on, after a blackout on Wednesday. Brian Heater is Hardware Editor at TechCrunch.com and is at the convention.
Jan. 11, 2018
Mark Brnovich
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is defending his right to challenge state university's tuition increases in court this week.
Jan. 11, 2018
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Kaitlin talks to Kerri about how to deal with the ghosts of relationships past.
Jan. 11, 2018
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Some European insurance companies are scrapping or considering changing their coverage of companies that profit from coal. Are U.S. insurers likely to follow their lead anytime soon?
Jan. 11, 2018
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Listen to the sounds of Ryan Blakely meditating to the sound of Tibetan singing bowls at Urban Wellness.
Jan. 11, 2018
Hearing Aid
Arizona lawmakers are considering a bill that would give people who use hearing aids a tax break on the batteries that power them.
Jan. 11, 2018
Catherine Alonzo
Catherine shares a story about how she learned to help grieving loved ones and friends.
Jan. 11, 2018
Wrong-way sign
Just two days after Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey called for a crackdown on wrong-way drivers, the first offender of the new year was caught along Interstate 17 in Phoenix.
Jan. 11, 2018
Mark Brnovich
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich entered new legal filings Wednesday challenging in-state tuition for DACA students.
Jan. 11, 2018
Dr. Joseph Sirven
Sometimes searching your symptoms online can be dangerous to your health, our medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
Jan. 11, 2018
Bob Stump
The field is now set for the special election to replace former Congressman Trent Franks.
Jan. 11, 2018
Sinaloa, Mexico
The U.S. Department of State has a new travel warning system. Five states from Mexico have been classified under the most dangerous ranking.
Jan. 11, 2018
Shea Home
A new report shows rents and home prices are rising faster than wages in Maricopa County.
Jan. 11, 2018

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