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November 15, 2018

Nearly 20 percent of teens nationwide say a lack of good web access sometimes keeps them from finishing their homework. We hear about efforts to extend broadband to rural parts of Arizona. Plus, what the decades-long battle over Colorado River water may say about future compromise. That and more on The Show.

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November 14, 2018

Young voters cast a lot more ballots in this year’s election, why did that happen and will we keep seeing them participate in future races? Plus, Phoenix has a lot of popular dining spots. We narrow it down to a top 100 with critic Dominic Armato. That and more on The Show.

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November 13, 2018

A handful of Arizona races are still too close to call, with more ballots left to be counted. We get an update on where those races stand. Plus, a tour of the Phoenix venue named the most beautiful theater in the country by Architectural Digest. That and more on The Show.

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November 12, 2018

While ballot counting continues from last week’s midterms, one race is headed for a run-off. We look at the new, two-candidate race for Phoenix Mayor. Plus, why some Arizona tribal members are focusing on teaching their own history. That and more on The Show.

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November 09, 2018

A few Arizona races are still too-close-to-call, days after Election Day. We get an update on the latest numbers. Plus, we look back at the results, and ahead to governing on the Friday NewsCap. That and more on The Show.

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November 08, 2018

The FDA has approved a new type of opioid aimed at treating soldiers in the field, a move that's not without controversy. Plus, an investigation looks into college athletes and sexual assault. That and more on The Show.

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November 07, 2018

This lengthy election cycle is over, and now it's time to count all of the ballots. We'll talk about who won, who lost and how will it affect the state and the nation. Plus, an Arizona archaeological group raises concerns about potential damage at a state park. That and more on The Show.

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November 06, 2018

Today is Election Day, and all 435 House seats are on the ballot. We'll hear how the winners of those races can be decided long before votes are cast. Plus, updates on what’s happening at polling places across the Valley. That and more on The Show.

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November 05, 2018

Immigration has emerged — again — as a key issue in tomorrow's election. Are there lessons for today from the Reagan Administration? Plus, a former U.S. surgeon general on the debate over vaccinations. That and more on The Show.

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November 02, 2018

The last weekend before Election Day is upon us, and the candidates are making their closing arguments. We'll hear where some of the key races stand, on the Fridays NewsCap. Plus, does voting by mail actually increase voter turnout? That and more on The Show.

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November 01, 2018

There’s been talk for several election cycles about Arizona’s changing demographics and what that could mean for its politics. We look inside the playbook for winning elections in this state. Plus, why a growing number of people are watching what may be the most boring videos on the internet. That and more on The Show.

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October 31, 2018

Autonomous vehicles are making their way to our on-ramps even sooner than many of us were expecting. How safe will they be and how will they affect our cities? Plus, we mark Halloween as a longtime Arizona family clears up the true origins of Dia de los Muertos. That and more on The Show.

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October 30, 2018

Many observers have said the new NAFTA deal is similar to the original. There is one major difference though: how businesses settle disputes. Plus, could clergy lose their tax-exempt housing allowance? That and more on The Show.

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October 29, 2018

Five years ago, Arizona expanded its Medicaid program after a bitter battle in the legislature. We hear how that move has impacted the state and its health care industry. Plus, a Mexican immigrant to the U.S. on why this might be the most challenging time between the two countries. That and more on The Show.

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October 26, 2018

We're now a little more than a week from Election Day, and early ballots continue to be turnings in. We look at some of those numbers and some key races as Election Day draws near. And Phoenix Rising looks to continue its playoff run, and its effort to join Major League Soccer. That and more on The Show.

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October 25, 2018

The idea of Medicare for All has become a big talking point in a number of campaigns this fall, both here in Arizona and elsewhere. What would that actually look like? Plus, the superintendent at Grand Canyon National Park has been reassigned amid undisclosed allegations. That and more on The Show.

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October 24, 2018

A number of countries have implemented tariffs on American goods, in retaliation for American tariffs. Which parts of the country, and which parts of the economy, are most affected? Plus, a new survey finds shifting views in the year since the start of the #MeToo movement, but not in the ways you might think. That and more on The Show.

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October 23, 2018

The latest on the November election and updates made by the Maricopa County Recorder's office. A music chat with musician Ben Cortes. And we'll talk about the undead — in a conversation about zombies. That and more on The Show.

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October 22, 2018

Last week, President Trump came to Arizona to endorse candidate McSally for Senate. We hear how much impact people like Trump and Gabrielle Giffords have on getting out the vote. Plus, this month's Tiny Desert Concert brings us the Polish folk-inspired sound of koleżanka. That and more on The Show.

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October 19, 2018

In the 1960s, Baseline Road was lined with acres of flower fields. We talk to one of the Japanese families that grew them. Plus, we analyze the week's top stories on the Friday Newscap. That and more on The Show.

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