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Education Expert On Disruptions That Could Revolutionize The Field
Education is changing, both in Arizona and across the country, as leaders debate new models and ways of teaching students.
Feb. 8, 2018
The Goals And Challenges Of Phoenix
Friday night, the Phoenix-based Black Theatre Troupe will begin performances of its latest play, "Lines in the Dust." Here to talk about the goals of the troupe and its challenges is David Hemphill, longtime executive director
Feb. 8, 2018
Arvind Varsani is a molecular virologist at Arizona State University, which means he studies viruses.
Feb. 8, 2018
The Historical Context Of Military Parades And The U.S.
President Trump has spoken to the Pentagon about staging an event in Washington that would be reminiscent of the Bastille Day Parade he saw in Paris. That kind of parade would dramatically differ from U.S. tradition. Here to put this into context is ASU history professor Kyle Longley.
Feb. 8, 2018
What Happens If The U.S. Reaches
Job creation has been strong and the unemployment rate sits at 4.1 percent. But what if the nation reaches so-called “full” employment? What could that mean for economic growth? Here to talk about that is Aparna Mathur, resident scholar in economic policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute.
Feb. 8, 2018
Progressive Political Groups Introduce Arizona Sunrise Agenda
This morning at the Arizona House of Representatives, speakers from progressive political groups will announce a five-point plan for a blue Arizona they call the Arizona Sunrise Agenda.
Feb. 8, 2018
FAA Is Taking Public Input On Altered Flight Paths
The Federal Aviation Administration changed flight paths out of Phoenix Sky Harbor in 2014 to, as they said, make the planes more efficient when they leave the airport going West.
Feb. 8, 2018
Utility Regulator Wants 80% Of Arizona
Arizona Corporation Commissioner Andy Tobin wants 80 percent of the state’s energy to come from clean sources by 2050.
Feb. 8, 2018
Sounds Of The City: Grabbing Some Grub At Food Truck Friday
Listen to the sounds of Ashley Collet grabbing lunch from a food truck.
Feb. 8, 2018
Delivery Robot Bill Rolls Through House Committee
Arizonans could soon find themselves sharing the sidewalks with armies of small six-wheeled automated robots delivering everything from lunch and groceries to the mail.
Feb. 8, 2018
How Pivotal Moments Change Our Language, Culture
Last month, media outlets around the world had to grapple with how to report a story that President Donald Trump had reportedly referred to Haiti and African nations during a meeting in the Oval Office by using a certain derogatory word.
Feb. 8, 2018
What Is At Stake With The Closing Of The Navajo Generating Station?
Hundreds of coal miners and their families rallied outside of the Arizona state capitol to protest the impending closing of the Navajo Generating Station.
Feb. 8, 2018
Podcast Playlist: Every Little Thing
This episode features a bedtime intervention and facts about sleep that will blow your mind.
Feb. 8, 2018
The Takeaway: EPA Cleanup Leaves Questions About Superfund Program
As the EPA gets ready to clean up a radioactive site along the Missouri River, there are questions about Scott Pruitt's long term vision for the federal superfund program.
Feb. 8, 2018
Arizona Lawmaker Wants To Impose New Vehicle Registration Fee
An Arizona House panel voted Wednesday to impose a new fee when people register their vehicles every year.
Feb. 8, 2018
Bill Would Make Non-Disclosure Agreements Using Public Money Unenforceable
Arizona lawmakers took the first steps Wednesday to keep their colleagues accused of sex crimes or harassment from buying silence from their victims.
Feb. 8, 2018
Arizona Storytellers: Lizbeth Congiusti
Lizbeth Congiusti tells a story about helping her husband recover from a life-threatening blood clot.
Feb. 8, 2018
Arizona Bill Would Update The Silver Alert Notification System
A bill moving through the Arizona Legislature would update the Silver Alert notification system to include people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Feb. 8, 2018
FBI: No Evidence Deceased Border Patrol Agent Was Attacked
An FBI report into the death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent has determined that the deceased agent was not attacked prior to his death in Texas.
Feb. 8, 2018
Woman Sentenced To Jail After Stealing $75K From Arizona School District
A woman who stole more than $75,000 from the Topock Elementary School District was sentenced to jail Wednesday.
Feb. 8, 2018

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