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BBC Look-ahead
Moscow versus U.S. media companies and NAFTA renegotiations are among this week’s issues we’re previewing with the BBC’s Rich Preston.
Nov. 13, 2017
Arizona Department of Education building
The Arizona Department of Education misallocated over $85 million in federal funding over the last four years. Here to explain more about how this happened and who is affected is Alia Rau, state legislative reporter from the Arizona Republic.
Nov. 13, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive logo
It's Monday which means there was probably a bunch of news over the weekend and some of it you may have missed. Journalist Yael Grauer and Trevor Hultner dig up a story in this Monday Morning Dumpster Dive.
Nov. 13, 2017
jane elliott
The day after Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in April, 1968, Jane Elliott returned to her third grade classroom in Riceville, Iowa. She looked at her class of white students, and decided she would not just talk to them about racial discrimination - she would show them how it feels.
Nov. 13, 2017
The community of Short Creek on the Utah-Arizona border is known for being the home to the FLDS church — an extremely strict and insular church that believes in the practice of plural marriage, or polygamy. In recent years, many followers have left or been kicked out of the church, which drastically impacts life in the community. In this series we explore faith, politics, and culture in Short Creek.
Nov. 13, 2017
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Sunbelt states like Texas and Arizona have actually experienced job growth in skilled-services industries and did not lose large numbers of good blue-collar jobs
Nov. 13, 2017
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The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is moving forward with 11 nations, even after the Trump administration decided to pull the United States out of the agreement.
Nov. 13, 2017
Phoenix City Hall
Arizona’s biggest city is sounding the alarm about the state’s budget.
Nov. 13, 2017
Phil Boas
It isn’t just Harvey Weinstein or Kevin Spacey or U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore being accused of sexual harassment or related improprieties. Similar accusations have come up in the Arizona legislature.
Nov. 13, 2017
Arizona gas prices rise, but are still below the national average.
Nov. 13, 2017
The National Weather Service forecasts unseasonable temperatures this week, beginning with highs pushing 90 degrees.
Nov. 13, 2017
Last week, Florida State University indefinitely suspended all fraternities and sororities. This action was taken days after the death of a fraternity pledge who had attended a party.
Nov. 13, 2017
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Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is under fire for alleged sexual encounters with teen girls, including sexual contact with a 14-year-old decades ago.
Nov. 13, 2017
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Bisbee plans to fight back after Arizona lawmakers forced the small town to repeal its mandatory ban on plastic grocery bags.
Nov. 13, 2017
JD Mesnard
With embattled state Rep. Don Shooter now suspended as Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, House Speaker JD Mesnard is looking inward at the full legislature's conduct.
Nov. 13, 2017
The Mosaic Center
More than 3,000 refugees came to Arizona to start a new life in fiscal year 2015, according to the office of refugee resettlement. Some were over the age of 65, and many of those refugees came to a place called the Mosaic Center.
Nov. 13, 2017
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Last week, the Maricopa Board of Supervisors quietly considered a request to rename segments of the US 60 the “Governor Rose Mofford Memorial Highway.”
Nov. 13, 2017
The Maricopa County Community College District is beginning a search for college presidents at four of its schools. Officials hope to complete the process in three months.
Nov. 13, 2017
With self-driving technologies advancing, many questions arise on just how far they’ll expand.
Nov. 13, 2017
Arizona state Rep. Don Shooter has been suspended as chairman of the House Appropriations Committee following multiple allegations of sexual harassment against him.
Nov. 13, 2017

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