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Sinclair Broadcasting owns the largest network of local television news stations in the country. Plans are currently underway for them to increase their reach through the purchase of stations currently owned by Tribune Media.
Apr. 6, 2018
This weekend is Phoenix Pride — a time to promote unity, visibility, and self-esteem among those who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans or queer. But celebrations across the country and around the world have been criticized for not being inclusive enough.
Apr. 6, 2018
There hasn’t been much movement — at least publicly — on the issue of water in the three months lawmakers have been in session.
Apr. 6, 2018
On Thursday, Arizona Gov. Ducey signed legislation preventing cities from requiring so-called "dark-money" disclosures. That came on the heels of Tempe voters deciding by a 91-9 percent margin that they wanted exactly that.
Apr. 6, 2018
German Velazquez did pushups, sit-ups and ran a mile on a hot Thursday afternoon near a U.S. Army recruiting center. Velazquez used to be an undocumented immigrant, is now a green card holder, and in October 2017, decided to enlist.
Apr. 6, 2018
Can The Way Students Use ID Cards Predict Whether They Drop Out?
Amazon knows what you shop for online, your cellphone provider knows whom you've called and your employer might know where you use your ID badge. Now, the University of Arizona is exploring another use for big data: spotting students at risk of dropping out.
Apr. 6, 2018
The Takeaway: State Education Budgets Across The Country Are In Crisis. Here
Striking teachers in Oklahoma are protesting against the institutional and political conditions that have left many public schools underfunded and underperforming.
Apr. 6, 2018
Earlier this week, the Apache Sitgreaves National Forest tweeted about the number of unattended campfires. Turns out, they're on the rise.
Apr. 6, 2018
However Brnovich did not rule out his own lawsuit down the road.
Apr. 6, 2018
The association representing Arizona teachers and a grassroots group that has been organizing protests over low teacher pay want to sit down with Republican Gov. Doug Ducey to negotiate.
Apr. 6, 2018
Trump’s decision to send the National Guard to the border drew sharp rebukes from across Mexico’s political spectrum this week. The country’s four presidential candidates put aside their differences to rally against a common rival.
Apr. 6, 2018
Water storage on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon has finally reached sustainable levels, after weeks of pipeline breaks and water restrictions.
Apr. 5, 2018
Scottsdale’s teachers union has taken the first steps to filing a lawsuit against the school district. “When teachers are silenced, that silence can become complicity,” said Bonnie Bezon, the Scottsdale Education Association’s secretary and an elementary school teacher helping bring the claim.
Apr. 5, 2018
There’s an ongoing effort in Congress now to roll back some Dodd-Frank provisions, but the House and Senate are unable to agree, so the move is at least temporarily stalled.
Apr. 5, 2018
Michael Levine, a Phoenix-based historic preservation developer, is leading the effort and joins The Show's Steve Goldstein to talk about it.
Apr. 5, 2018
The Arizona Board of Regents has approved 2018-2019 tuition rates and fees for the state’s three public universities.
Apr. 5, 2018
When a shooter began his attack inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida last month, football coach Aaron Feis jumped in front of a student and pushed her out of the line of fire. According to psychologist Frank Farley, it takes a certain type of personality to jump into danger. The Show's Lauren Gilger spoke with him more about it.
Apr. 5, 2018
In 2010, writer and advice columnist Dan Savage and his now-husband Terry created a YouTube video aimed at LGBTQ kids who were facing harassment. Savage will be speaking Thursday night at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, and he joins The Show's Mark Brodie to talk about how the It Gets Better Project has evolved over the time he's been doing it.
Apr. 5, 2018
About a dozen students arrived at the statehouse to speak with lawmakers about safety their safety concerns and to support a policy platform.
Apr. 5, 2018
Representatives of Mexico’s political parties will be in Arizona on Saturday night to take part in a forum on the country’s upcoming presidential election.
Apr. 5, 2018

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