The Orpheum, which holds 1,364 people, was filled almost to capacity, as fans of the Sanders and even a few supporters of President Donald Trump watched Sanders speak. Watch Facebook Live Video From The Rally →
It's time for our Friday Newscap. Joining us to talk about teachers and education funding in Arizona — as well as President Trump’s taste for tariffs — are political analyst and former legislative leader Chris Herstam, and CEO of HighGround Public Affairs Chuck Coughlin.
On Saturday, Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff will celebrate the grand re-opening of the telescope Clyde Tombaugh used to discover Pluto nearly 90 years ago. Here to talk about this is the observatory's archival restoration specialist, Peter Rosenthal.
The United States has been fighting in Afghanistan for more than 16 years and in Iraq for nearly that long. We know about some of the obvious problems and challenges that have come with those efforts — the loss of lives on all sides, political conflict and financial costs. Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Steve Coll tackles those issues in his new book "Directorate S: The CIA and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan."
Since the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, there has been talk of who is receiving money from the NRA, which politicians have gotten donations, which businesses offer incentives NRA members. But NRA funds also go to schools, to the tune of more than $7 million in recent years.
Phoenix and the Salt River Project announced Thursday that the city has reserved a portion of SRP’s well pumping capacity in case of a shortage on the Colorado River. The reservation will allow Phoenix to access the water it has stored underground.
State agencies are raising awareness of the dangers of rabies after an the virus was detected in more animals in Arizona last year. Rabies has been found in foxes in the east-central regions of the state including parts of Maricopa and Pinal counties.