Twenty tons of cocaine were lost when a ship’s captain got too high and hallucinated U.S. Coast Guard ships and a story of a witness testifying that a drug kingpin buried one of his rivals alive. No, these are not plot points from a crime film or telenovela. These are revelations from the trial of El Chapo.
In Arizona, an estimated 20 women die for every 100,000 live births. The number may not seem high, but what frustrates public health professionals is that 89 percent of these deaths are deemed preventable.
The judge overseeing a lawsuit against Motel 6 for allegedly sharing guest information with federal immigration authorities wants more information before he’ll sign off on a multi-million dollar proposed settlement.
Officials told the House Armed Services Committee that the Pentagon had identified three new caravans of migrants traveling north through Latin America to the U.S. border. That includes one caravan of 12,000 people. And that’s driving this latest troop deployment.
Bills that could change everything from what information is collected about Arizona kindergartens to how the state teaches English-language learners are working their way through the Arizona Legislature.
The 2019 Arizona legislative session includes a member roster in the House that is the closest it’s been in decades. There are 31 Republicans and 29 Democrats, making for some interesting political speculation about which issues will lead to common ground.
In the Arizona Legislature, Rep. Paul Boyer has stepped in with a bill that would require chemicals in vaccines to be listed. To talk about that, The Show was joined by Michelle Francl. She is a chemistry professor at Bryn Mawr College.children."
Tax reform at the federal level kicks in for the first time this tax season, but Arizona lawmakers are still deciding whether to adjust the state tax law.They need to make a choice — let Arizonans pay higher state taxes and use that extra money, or change state law.
Many parents don’t want people to call their daughters “beautiful” or “pretty.” They say it makes little girls uncomfortable or self-conscious. That it connects their self-worth to their looks. Or that it emphasizes something they don’t have a lot of control of over the things they do.
Rep. David Stringer first made headlines for racist comments that were caught on tape last fall and, just a few days ago, the Phoenix New Times uncovered court documents showing that Stringer was charged with multiple sex offenses in Maryland in the 1980s — including child pornography.
On Tuesday, One Community, a Valley Coalition working toward LGBTQ inclusion, announced a bipartisan bill to update the state’s non-discrimination law. Currently, Arizona has no statewide laws that protect gay and transgender individuals from being fired, denied housing or refused service.
More and more Americans have “smart” devices in their homes — from speakers to thermostats to doorbells to any number of other appliances. And while they provide convenience to users, they’re also collecting data, which marketers are trying to figure out how to use.