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Study: Climate Change Could Threaten Global Beer Supply
For those who remain unmoved by dire climate reports and worsening hurricanes, a new warning has emerged: Climate change is coming for your beer. A new international climate and economics study says that worsening heat and drought will lower barley yields by 3-17 percent over the 21st century.
Oct. 15, 2018
Canada Will Impose Steel Safeguards
Canada announced last Thursday it will impose new tariffs on steel imports, as the U.S., Canada, and Mexico continue to disagree on how to trade this important construction material.
Oct. 15, 2018
Flu Shots Lower Risk Of Hospitalization In Pregnant Women
Expectant mothers go through changes in their organs and immune system that leave them open to severe flu infections. Now, an international study shows that flu shots can help keep them out of the hospital.
Oct. 15, 2018
Gift Boosts Look, Learning At UA Science-Engineering Library
The University of Arizona Libraries have received a $7 million dollar gift to renovate its science-engineering library. Part of the money will include new student collaboration spaces.
Oct. 15, 2018
Internet Campaign Aims To Get Young People To Vote
An effort to get young people to vote in the upcoming November election is getting a lot of attention thanks to one public service announcement.
Oct. 15, 2018
Glendale Gathering Public Input On Walking, Biking
Glendale is working on a plan to improve the way people get around without using cars or buses.
Oct. 15, 2018
Mindfulness Program To Reduce Obesity In Latino Youth
The University of Arizona has launched an intervention program called “Saludable” aimed at reducing obesity among Latino youths throughout Arizona.
Oct. 14, 2018
AZ Game And Fish Department Concludes Four-Year Trout Study
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has concluded a four-year study on what happens to trout they stock in streams around the state.
Oct. 14, 2018
President Donald Trump Will Hold Arizona Rally In Mesa Next Friday
President Donald Trump is planning a three-state campaign swing in the West in the final weeks before the Nov. 6 election. On Friday, he will appear in Mesa, where he's endorsed Martha McSally against Democrat Kyrsten Sinema.
Oct. 13, 2018
October 2018 The Wettest On Record For AZ
Saturday's heavy rainfall makes this the wettest October on record for Arizona. The previous record was set in 1972.
Oct. 13, 2018
Opponents Of Prop 127 Face Claims Of Improperly Influencing Election
The fight over a clean-energy ballot measure has several counties and one state agency confronting allegations of improperly using government resources to oppose the measure.
Oct. 12, 2018
Wings For Autism Helping Kids Learn How To Navigate Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport is teaming up on a training exercise with a local organization that advocates for autism awareness.
Oct. 12, 2018
Flu Season Is Underway In Arizona
It’s early for Arizona’s flu season, but the number of reported cases is already higher than last year at this time.
Oct. 12, 2018
Department of Forestry Awards $1.1M To Remove Hazardous Fuel
The Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management has awarded more than $1 million to several entities across the state. The money will go toward keeping public lands healthy and reducing the risk of wildfire.
Oct. 12, 2018
What’s In Your Shopping Cart? Arizonans Buy More Fish, Less Dairy
Grocery stores in Arizona may want to stock more fish and seafood. That’s the only product line where Arizona supermarkets top the national sales average.
Oct. 12, 2018
Yuma Mayor Addresses Unexpected Release Of Immigrant Families
This week, during a U.S. Senate Committee hearing on “Threats to the Homeland,” newly appointed Sen. Jon Kyl spent most of his allotted time asking Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen about the department’s plans for Yuma, Arizona.
Oct. 12, 2018
Nuns On The Bus Talk Tax Policy Across The U.S.
A bus full of Catholic nuns is traveling from Santa Monica, California, to Mar-a-Lago, in Florida, between now and Nov. 2. They’re aiming to raise awareness of what they say are problems with the tax law signed by President Donald Trump late last year.
Oct. 12, 2018
Glendales Generous Building Sale Price Raises Eyebrows
When a design showroom and manufacturer of outdoor furniture bought a building in downtown Glendale, more than a few eyebrows were raised. But it wasn’t the nature of the business, it was the price paid for the building.
Oct. 12, 2018
Trial Under Way In Northern Arizona Water Case
The case will determine who has rights to water from the Little Colorado River basin. The claims number in the thousands and likely exceed the water available.
Oct. 12, 2018
Pac-12 Dealing With Officiating Controversy
Several Pac-12 teams — including ASU — have this weekend off, but that still leaves four conference games starting Friday night that will undoubtedly have some controversial calls to be reviewed. But at least those calls won’t be reviewed by the conference’s general counsel.
Oct. 12, 2018

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