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Dr. Joseph Sirven: The Power Of Thanks
It was the end of the appointment. My patient was seeing me after successful surgery to eliminate a nonmalignant tumor causing his epilepsy.
Nov. 28, 2019
Hundreds Give Thanks On Thanksgiving By Donating Time
This time of year, many people want to give thanks by giving their time to those in need. This can leave organizations with hundreds of extra helping hands on Thanksgiving asking, "What do we do with everyone?"
Nov. 28, 2019
FBI Releases Audio From 2011 Tucson Mass Shooting
This week, the FBI released dozens of audio recordings from a January 2011 mass shooting outside a Tucson-area grocery store.
Nov. 28, 2019
Report: Volunteer Training Aids Refugee Resettlement Groups, But Its Costly
A new report by the Migration Policy Institute (MPI) says volunteers can give refugees personalized help that resettlement agencies can’t offer. But volunteers can also do more harm than good, if they are not properly trained.
Nov. 28, 2019
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This week marks the 50th anniversary of the second landing on the moon. Apollo 12 followed in the footsteps of the groundbreaking Apollo 11 mission, and its legacy includes a special connection with the University of Arizona.
Nov. 28, 2019
Families Of Mexican Massacre Victims Express Gratitude, Concern Over Cartel Terrorist Designation
Three mothers and six of their children - all dual U.S.-Mexican citizens - were murdered in an ambush by suspected drug cartel members outside a rural Sonoran community on Nov. 4. The tragedy brought the binational community together, with some traveling hundreds of miles for the funerals. But there are differences of opinion about President Donald Trump’s statement that he plans to designate Mexican cartels as terrorist organizations.
Nov. 28, 2019
2 Alzheimers Caregivers Talk About Challenges They Face
As we near the end of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, we thought we’d introduce you to two caregivers who are navigating the challenges of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease.
Nov. 27, 2019
ADOT Announces Possible Closures Along I-40 And I-17
After the National Weather Service advised that travel may be very difficult to impossible, the Arizona Department of Transportation says it will close sections of Interstates 40 and 17.
Nov. 27, 2019
Glendale Police Officers Suspension Reduced
Glendale’s city manager has reduced the 40-hour suspension of a police officer who was found to have violated use-of-force policy.
Nov. 27, 2019
Union Accuses Top USCIS Official Of Going After Whistleblowers
Members of a federal workers union accuse a top officials at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services of illegally trying to scare whistleblowers from coming forward.
Nov. 27, 2019
FDA Issues Warning Letters To Arizona CBD Company, 14 Others
The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to 15 companies for illegally selling CBD products that violate the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. One of those companies is in Arizona.
Nov. 27, 2019
The Curious Case Of Mesa Public Schools Suspended Superintendent
Mesa school board members’ decision last week to place Superintendent Ember Conley on paid administrative leave has been shrouded in secrecy. Now, a former board president is alleging it was because of criminal behavior regarding raises given to some executives.
Nov. 27, 2019
Mexico Reacts After Trump Designates Cartels As Terrorist Groups
President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that drug cartels will be designated as terrorist groups. The Mexican government is warning that the country won't will not admit any action affecting sovereignty.
Nov. 27, 2019
Heres What Happened This Week In Arizona History: Nov. 24-30
This week in 1886, the Board of Regents met at the University of Arizona and accepted a gift of 40 acres of land for a campus. Regent J.S Mansfield had persuaded two gamblers and a saloon keeper to present the land to the university. Read about more interesting — and unusual — events from this week in Arizona history.
Nov. 27, 2019
Some Schools Focus On Indigenous People This Thanksgiving
Many Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving on Thursday and give thanks for everything from family and friends to great food and football.
Nov. 27, 2019
Researchers Find Connection Between Climate, Immigration
As we watch the migrant crisis play out on the border, the arriving population looks a bit different than it has in the past.
Nov. 27, 2019
Kava Bars Open Across America Despite DEA Concerns
Earlier this year, Arizona’s first kava bar opened on Roosevelt Row in Phoenix.
Nov. 27, 2019
Rare Plants Are Surprisingly Common – And Threatened
Biodiversity is a pillar of conservation and a key concern when contending with climate change effects. Now, research shows the world’s rarest land plant species could bear the brunt of climate impacts.
Nov. 27, 2019
Book Collects WWII Letters From The Authors Father
Jan Krulick-Belin was able to learn a lot about her father’s experiences in World War II, but not because they had the opportunity to discuss them. He passed away when Jan was only six years old. But decades later, she found nearly 100 letters her father had written to her mother in the 1940s.
Nov. 27, 2019
As Arizona Turns Purple, Here Come The Campaign Ads
Campaign season is in full swing here in Arizona. The state is now considered a battleground for the presidential election and other down-ballot races, and candidates are paying attention and in some cases paying big bucks for your air time.
Nov. 27, 2019

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