A bill that would allow teachers to have access to guns in school is advancing in the Arizona legislature. Supporters said the measure is needed to prevent school shootings, but opponents fear the guns could fall into the wrong hands.
Some of Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s deputies in Arizona’s Maricopa County have agreed to go through a round of cultural training. The county approved the arrangement to reduce long-held tensions between the Sheriff’s office and indigenous and Latino residents in the town of Guadalupe.
The Academy Awards will be presented on Sunday in Hollywood. Closer to home on Thursday night at the AMC Arizona Center Theater in downtown Phoenix, you will be able to attend the top 20 public screening of the Almost Famous Film Festival’s short film challenge.