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Thousands of Arizona mines have boomed and busted in the state’s history. Now, decades after the heyday, the federal government and scientists are working to keep humans out of abandoned sites while still inviting bats in.
Feb. 1, 2018
The FCC has just issued a March 30 application deadline for internet service providers, in a $2 billion auction, to expand wire line and wireless broadband in unserved rural areas across the country, but it does not include rural tribal lands.
Feb. 1, 2018
Five more city of Phoenix employees have been punished as a result of flooding at Burton Barr Library last summer. The flooding caused an estimated $10 million in damage.
Jan. 31, 2018
A few years ago, some colleges and universities were starting to implement a new model for education: the $10,000 degree. Eric Kelderman, senior reporter at the Chronicle of Higher Education, gives us a sense of where this idea stands now and what it’s future might be.
Jan. 31, 2018
On one hand, e-cigarettes seem to be less harmful than traditional cigarettes. But on the other hand, kids who vape may be more inclined to smoke later on. To help understand the results, The Show's Mark Brodie is joined by Adam Levinthal, director of the University of Southern California Health, Emotion and Addiction Laboratory.
Jan. 31, 2018
Mexicans’ views of Americans have plummeted since the election of Donald Trump. The Show's Lauren Gilger spoke with Christopher Wilson, deputy director of the Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute, about these new findings and what’s next in U.S.-Mexico relations.
Jan. 31, 2018
Four months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, FEMA announced that emergency food and water services are wrapping up. Joanisabel González, a business reporter at El Nuevo Día, says recovery is uneven at best on the island, though it’s not fully the federal government’s fault for the sluggish pace.
Jan. 31, 2018
A bill making its way through the state Legislature is bringing the debate over states rights and federal land front and center.
Jan. 31, 2018
Is civil discussion the exception in American society today? Are we more likely to wave off or talk over someone who disagrees with us?
Jan. 31, 2018
State Rep. Don Shooter has been stripped of all of his committee assignments and faces a censure vote after a report investigating allegations of sexual harassment against the Yuma lawmaker was released Tuesday. With me to talk about the report and what comes next at the Capitol is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Jan. 31, 2018
Several years before the #MeToo and #IHave hashtags began a movement rallying support against sexual harassment and abuse in the workplace, another movement was already underway here in the Valley. One local nonprofit has been teaching teens how respect, empathy and trust are at the root of any good relationship.
Jan. 31, 2018
And for another perspective on the president’s State of the Union speech, I’m joined by Republican David Schweikert, who represents Arizona’s 6th Congressional District, and Democratic Congressman Ruben Gallego of Arizona’s 7th District.
Jan. 31, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: The Presenter
When thinking about how we present ourselves, we might think that the more good stuff we tell the prospective employer, the better. However, that's not really the case.
Jan. 31, 2018
The Takeaway: What Watergate Can Teach Us About Today
Leon Neyfahk, host of Slate's Watergate podcast, "Slow Burn," explains how the scandals of the Nixon White House can put today's political climate into perspective.
Jan. 31, 2018
Advocates want to protect endangered species, say that Trump administration plan puts wolves in more danger.
Jan. 31, 2018
Protestors at last summer’s rally for President Donald Trump in Phoenix say they heard no warnings just before law enforcement officers lobbed tear gas into crowds in an effort to get them to disband.
Jan. 31, 2018
Laura Smith was placed on administrative leave last week in the wake of a state investigation into alleged conflict of interest.
Jan. 31, 2018
“We kind of work in a rapid success,” said Blas Minor, battalion chief. “I think this makes us spend a little bit more time with the patient navigating or peeling back the layers of why we were actually called.”
Jan. 31, 2018
Valley Metro is looking to improve the experience of its visually impaired riders, starting with better website accessibility to help plan trips.
Jan. 31, 2018
With influx of events in Arizona in next month, BBB encourages buyers to be careful when searching for tickets.
Jan. 31, 2018

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