The Federal Communications Commission later this month is expected to change the rules limiting ownership of newspapers and TV stations in the same market; some of those regulations date back to the 1970s.
This week’s attack in New York was called an “act of terror” by Mayor Bill de Blasio. One person who has been very outspoken about events that are often called “acts of terror” or “terrorist attacks” is Zuhdi Jasser. Jasser is the president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy. He’s also a medical doctor and lives here in Phoenix.
The number of juveniles held in adult jails in Maricopa County has nearly doubled in the past year. MCSO Deputy Chief Brian Lee, who addressed a juvenile justice committee at the Arizona Legislature on Wednesday.
When Valley leaders talk about light rail, they often speak in glowing terms: how it spurs economic development and increases property values. But, the reception is less enthusiastic among some residents, especially in one part of Phoenix.