Even though the Olympics are still few years out, in Tokyo — where the 2020 games will be held — preparations are already underway to prepare for the games. And that doesn’t just mean building stadiums, it also means creating a cybersecurity wall.
The term “fake news” has become part of the national vernacular — with some using it as a serious accusation, while others ridicule the concept as a method of deflection. So is there a way to measure what news and reports are accurate?
Though there was a late push of opposition against Arizona Supreme Court Justices Clint Bolick and John Pelander — primarily because of their votes to keep the Invest in Education measure off the ballot — both easily won retention.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s chief of staff, Kirk Adams, announced his resignation on Monday. Jeremy Duda, associate editor of the Arizona Mirror, joined The Show to talk about Adams’ legacy, influence and possible future.
In the wake of November’s historic midterm elections, Congress will look a lot different in January than it does now. Molly Reynolds, a fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institution, joined The Show to talk about it.
Relations have remained tense between Russia and Ukraine since the 2014 Russian annexation of Crimea. While the international community condemned the land grab, Russia has furthered the divide, constructing a bridge between Crimea and the mainland along the Kerch Strait, which provides access to the Sea of Azov.
On Monday, General Motors hit the brakes. The American car manufacturer announced plans to cut more than 14,000 jobs and shutter five plants across the U.S. and Canada. The pain of the announcement was felt from Detroit, Michigan, where Mayor Mike Duggan called it an "extremely disappointing decision."
State Route 67 between Jacob Lake and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon will be blocked off for the season Dec. 3. US 89A will remain open during the winter, but state routes 261, 273 and 473 to lakes in the White Mountains will close on Dec. 31.
Thanksgiving week is over and done. But it’s not too late to volunteer to help charities. Nonprofits such as St. Vincent DePaul rely on 250 volunteers daily to prepare more than 3,000 meals for Arizonans in need.