The utility company EPCOR has decided to slow down its effort to build a water hauling station on an acre of land north of Phoenix. The station would serve water haulers who truck water to the communities of New River and Desert Hills. Haulers had been using hydrants in the City of Phoenix, but are being cut off at the end of the year.
In July, nearly four months ago, Congress passed a set of sanctions against Russia. They were intended to punish Russia for meddling in United States elections and its aggressive involvement in Ukraine. But the Trump Administration hasn’t implemented those sanctions yet.
What we eat and how we feed ourselves is inherently cultural and political in nature. On this episode, we explore how culture and politics end up on our dinner plate. Institutionalized racism in farming, “coming out” vegetarian to a family that thinks eating meat is a hallmark of masculinity, illegal shark fin soup and our ever changing views on breast milk.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said that in his experience, when a woman complains about being sexually harassed, she’s generally telling the truth. But, the governor declined to call for Rep. Don Shooter’s resignation, saying the investigation should play out.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced results Thursday of a crackdown on members of the international gang Mara Salvatrucha, and five arrests were made in Arizona as part of the sweep dubbed Operation Raging Bull.
Power has shifted from the state to the county on monitoring dust and air quality around Tonopah near the giant Hickmans egg-laying facility. This comes after years of locals fighting for more control.
The Phoenix Suns haven’t won much lately, and the glory days of Steve Nash and Charles Barkley are fading memories. The team’s had a rocky start to the season. Maybe the Suns should throw in the towel now and join the roster of professional sports teams known for openly “tanking.”