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BBC Look-Ahead: Netanyahu Set To Become Israels Longest-Serving Prime Minister
A court ruling in Europe this week could have major global implications. That’s one of the big international stories of the coming days. The Show was joined by the BBC’s Rich Preston.
July 15, 2019
Boas: Amid Nike Announcement, Where Does Ducey Fit Into Broader National Battle?
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
July 15, 2019
Advocacy Attorney Discusses Reports Of Migrant Children Abused At Detention Facility
More details about disturbing allegations involving children at a Arizona immigration detention facility. Laura Belous, advocacy attorney with the Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project, which represents migrant children after they have been released from Border Patrol custody, spoke to The Show.
July 15, 2019
Cities Targeted By ICE Last Weekend Saw Minimal Activity
The White House said last week that Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, would detain 2,000 people Sunday ordered removed by immigration courts. But the 10 cities targeted — including Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City — saw minimal activity by immigration agents.
July 15, 2019
Mexican Musicians Speak Loud About The Struggles Migrants Face
Pop music has been used as a vehicle of political protest for years. And in Mexico, many musicians use their tunes and fame as a trench to criticize social problems, including border tensions and the struggles that migrants face.
Loud Mexico City: Exploring The Sounds And Noise
July 15, 2019
Goodyear Welcomes 3rd Data Center Campus This Year
Construction is underway for a data center campus in Goodyear. It marks the third campus announcement for the city this year.
July 15, 2019
This Arizona Company Played A Big Role In Moon Landing
This week marks 50 years since Neil Armstrong stepped foot on the moon and uttered that now-famous phrase, “one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” And the reason those iconic words could be heard back on Earth was technology made right here in the Valley.
July 15, 2019
Demand Driving Free Auto Tech Training
Demand for more automotive and diesel technicians is driving a free program for Valley high school students. Scottsdale-based Universal Technical Institute is a private, for-profit provider of automotive and diesel technician training.
July 15, 2019
Arizona DPS Trooper Is Accused Of Forgery, Fraud, Theft
An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested on suspicion of forgery, fraud, theft and other charges. DPS officials say 27-year-old Pedro Javier Aguila Muniz was arrested Wednesday at the department's headquarters.
July 14, 2019
Phoenix Activist Group Reminds Immigrants Of Rights Ahead Of ICE Raids
Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids to round up immigrants with outstanding deportation orders were planned for Sunday in several cities, but none here in Arizona.
July 14, 2019
Arrests Made After Protesters Block Phoenix Street
Dozens of protesters blocked a downtown Phoenix street and disrupted light rail traffic outside an Immigration and Customs Enforcement office ahead of federal roundups that were expected Sunday in other cities across the country.
July 14, 2019
Purple Heart Found At AZ Goodwill Returned To Family
Last month, a worker at a Goodwill store in Tucson found a Purple Heart medal while he was sifting through donations. Now it has been returned to relatives of Nick D’Amelio, who was awarded the medal after his death.
July 13, 2019
Attorney For Ex-Teacher: My Client Not A Monster
On the heels of a 20-year sentence for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old student, the attorney for former Goodyear teacher Brittany Zamora spoke to reporters following the sentencing hearing.
July 13, 2019
UA Accepted Funds From Company Connected To Jeffrey Epstein
A donation to the University of Arizona by a company connected to billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein who is charged with child sex trafficking is receiving scrutiny.
July 13, 2019
Extreme Heat To Continue This Weekend In Phoenix Area
Extreme heat will continue for the Phoenix metro region this weekend. James Sawtelle with the National Weather Service in Phoenix said areas in higher elevations throughout the state could experience rain.
July 12, 2019
President Of Kalil Bottling George Kalil Dies At 81
Longtime Arizona businessman George Kalil has died. He was president of Kalil bottling, a company founded 70 years ago by his father and grandfather.
July 12, 2019
Bike Ranch Near Saguaro National Park Coming In 2022
Saguaro National Park is one of the few that allow bicycling on trails, and the park Tucson may soon get a lot more active visitors.
July 12, 2019
ADEQ Stabilizing Soil Along I-10 To Prevent Blowing Dust
With the arrival of monsoon season comes an increase in blowing dust. And an increase in blowing dust unfortunately can lead to an increase in serious crashes along Interstate 10. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is trying to keep drivers safe by treating areas along the I-10 corridor with soil stabilizers.
July 12, 2019
Hitting The Beach? Vacation Survey Shows Mixed Plans
A survey about summer vacations shows some mixed plans among Americans. First, the big numbers: $2,037 is the average amount Americans are expected to spend on summer trips.
July 12, 2019
Immigrant Advocates Warn Against Possible Trump Migration Deal With Guatemala
Dozens of human rights groups and migrant advocates signed a letter Friday warning a possible agreement to designate Guatemala as a safe country for U.S. asylum seekers could put thousand of migrants in danger.
July 12, 2019

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