The Show

The Show header

RSS icon Subscribe to this podcast via RSS

July 19, 2018

Arizona ranks 43rd in the country, when it comes to voter turnout. What’s behind the state's so called voter crisis? Also, is the US losing the global STEM race? That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (115.62 MB)
July 18, 2018

The rise of independent voters continues as fewer people identify themselves as Democrats or Republicans. What does that say about the Americans who still strongly value party loyalty? Plus, is the future of train travel in flux as Amtrak shifts priorities? That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (119.26 MB)
July 17, 2018

Phoenix is known for its car culture, but that could be changing as autonomous vehicles move closer to roll-out. One expert asks if Phoenix will still be Phoenix once driverless cars become more prevalent. Plus, tasting the essentials from the Valley’s culinary scene. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (121.96 MB)
July 16, 2018

The advertising industry is changing. People can just fast forward through commercials and block them online. What is the industry's next bold step? Plus, why open offices may actually close off face-to-face communication. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (124.7 MB)
July 13, 2018

The opioid epidemic has hit a generation of Americans hard, but what does it mean for their children? Plus, we’ll go live to London for an update on President Donald Trump's first visit to the U.K. and recap the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (122.36 MB)
July 12, 2018

There are lots of efforts underway to help people better deal with Phoenix’s summer heat. We learn how businesses are affected and how they can get some help. Plus, the debate over whether nurse practitioners are replacing doctors. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (124.42 MB)
July 11, 2018

After a wildfire is contained, work gets underway to revegetate the acres of burned earth. But how will climate change affect those efforts? Plus, the story of a Guatemalan mother who was deported from the U.S., without her son. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (120.54 MB)
July 10, 2018

There’s been an increased emphasis on science education in schools here and around the country. A unique program in Tucson is helping teach this visual subject to blind students. Also, should we be thinking about recycling differently? That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (125.6 MB)
July 09, 2018

Who doesn’t remember the phrase, "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind?" We also know Neil Armstrong is the one who said it. Why have current NASA astronauts become so anonymous? Plus, there is such a thing as perfect timing for some decisions. So why don’t we pay more attention to when? That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (128.31 MB)
July 06, 2018

This has been a huge week for proposed ballot measures, as hundreds of thousands of petition signatures had to be turned in. Our NewsCap will analyze the week’s top stories — including what’s next for Invest in Ed. Plus, our candidate conversations continue and a program aims to increase diversity on Capitol Hill. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (124.5 MB)
July 05, 2018

Signature deadline day has arrived for a number of possible Arizona ballot measures, we’ll find out whether voters will get to weigh in on some controversial proposals. Plus, the head of a troubled Arizona law school appeals to regulators and defends his approach. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (116.17 MB)
July 04, 2018

Editorial cartoonists try to make us laugh and think about the most controversial issues, has this polarizing time made their job harder? Plus, is affordable college possible? We’ll get a progress report on the $10,000 degree. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (67.69 MB)
July 03, 2018

Wildfire season is expanding throughout the West, as conditions get hotter and drier. Learn how low- and high-tech are working in tandem in looking out for smoky forests. And, it’s not all about epic battles. Hear about the changing role of heroines in young adult fiction. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (128.73 MB)
July 02, 2018

Wildfire season is expanding throughout the West, as conditions get hotter and drier. We'll learn how low and high-tech are working in tandem in looking out for smoky forests. And, it’s not all about epic battles: the changing role of heroines in young adult fiction. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (119.91 MB)
June 29, 2018

Water is a critical issue in the West. We'll talk about what the feds are telling western states... and how water is even shaping artistic expression. And, we’ll analyze the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (120.4 MB)
June 28, 2018

The World Cup is moving to the knockout round, and is coming to North America in eight years, although not the Valley. Phoenix Rising’s General Manager on making Phoenix a soccer city. And, how light rail construction impacts small businesses. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (125.58 MB)
June 27, 2018

The World Cup is moving to the knockout round, and is coming to North America in eight years, although not the Valley. Phoenix Rising’s General Manager on making Phoenix a soccer city. And, how light rail construction impacts small businesses. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (127.27 MB)
June 26, 2018

The so-called Flores Settlement has been used as justification for separating families at the border. How proposed changes to the settlement could change the way it’s implemented. And, a new survey looks at the state of democracy in America. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (121.19 MB)
June 25, 2018

Housing and jobs are often considered among the top needs for people experiencing homelessness. We’ll meet one agency working on an even more fundamental issue. And, the rise of the so-called Constitutional Sheriff movement. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (123.36 MB)
June 22, 2018

A new poll shows Martha McSally separating herself from the pack in the GOP Senate primary. Politics and the latest on border policy as we analyze the week’s top stories on the NewsCap. Plus, we’ll try find the secret pool and secret gardens on campus — and what is haunted. That and more on The Show.

Audio icon Download audio (119.73 MB)

Pages