The International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for global economic growth in 2019. We hear what that could mean for Arizona. Plus, a parenting podcaster with the unusual tips and tricks she’s picked up for scoring a win. That and more on The Show.
The Arizona Legislature is now in full swing, with lawmakers already debating issues of voting and education funding. We’ll analyze all the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. And, we’ll meet Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art’s new Curator of Contemporary Art. That and more on The Show
The Phoenix City Council takes another look at a deal to renovate the Suns’ home arena. Hear reactions to the council’s vote. Plus, are school vocational programs failing some students with special needs? That and more on The Show.
The Arizona Supreme Court heard arguments Tuesday in a case challenging Phoenix’s anti-discrimination ordinance. We hear a recap of those arguments and what’s next for the case. Plus, we meet a wildlife photographer who’s been all around the world. That and more on The Show.
Gov. Doug Ducey has unveiled his budget priorities for 2019. How do they reflect what he listed in his State of the State address? Plus, get out your Gibson and plug it in. We strike a chord at an electric guitar exhibition. That and more on The Show.
Gov. Doug Ducey’s State of the State address listed his priorities for 2019 but wasn’t exactly bold. Hear a preview of what’ll be in the governor’s budget and more on the Friday NewsCap. Plus, a vision to complete an art piece inside a volcano. That and more on The Show.
The term "sanctuary city" has turned into a controversial one in the current political environment. We hear why some activists want Tucson to become one. Plus, how the work of a legendary Western artist affected how Americans viewed women. That and more on The Show.
People who receive SNAP benefits could be running into stricter work and education requirements. We hear what the FDA is proposing. Plus, do museums need to be more socially active to remain relevant to younger generations? That and more on The Show.
Gov. Ducey has given his State of the State speech, outlining his priorities for the upcoming session. We hear about an Arizona advocacy group’s priorities for 2019. Plus, have evangelical christians lost some of their political influence over the past several years? That and more on The Show.
Gov. Ducey gives his State of the State address today, kicking off the 2019 legislative session. Hear a preview of the speech, and the upcoming session. Plus, ASU President Michael Crow on the lawsuit filed by the state attorney general over real estate deals. That and more on The Show.
The government shutdown moves closer to being the longest in U.S. history. Hear what Arizona officials think about a compromise — and the state legislature on the verge of its next session — in our Friday NewsCap. Plus, meet a musician who was the Artist-in-Residence at a national park. That and more on The Show.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has said the state will not go on a spending spree, despite a projected surplus. We hear what social service providers in the state would like to see lawmakers spend money on. Plus, why learning to deal with failure is starting to show up in college classes. That and more on The Show.
Arizona’s legislative session begins next Monday, and we hear what the League of Arizona Cities and Towns wants lawmakers to prioritize. Plus, the Department of Justice is reviewing decades-old applications as part of a process that could lead to citizenship being revoked. That and more on The Show.
Arizona’s top statewide elected officials took their oaths of office on Monday. We hear what they had to say at their inaugural. Plus, how an adaptive reuse project in downtown Phoenix led to national historic recognition for that building. That and more on The Show.
Today is inauguration day in Arizona, when statewide elected officials are sworn into office. We have live coverage of the event. Plus, how Phoenix’s first public meeting on the proposed Suns’ arena deal went. That and more on The Show.
Members of the 116th Congress were sworn in this week — including some Arizona newcomers. We hear what to expect from Senators Sinema and McSally on the Friday NewsCap. Plus, why only some defendants are being judged by a jury of their peers. That and more on The Show.
Education was clearly a big issue at the state capitol in 2018, and is expected to be again this year. We hear an Arizona principal talk about what’s changed over the past few years. Plus, why some people who describe themselves as spiritual are moving away from mainstream religion. That and more on The Show.
The government shutdown continues into the new year. We hear how that affects federal workers in Arizona and across the country. Plus, a look at the top 10 newsmakers to keep an eye on in 2019. That and more on The Show.
Last night we counted down to a New Year. Today, we’ll take a look back at the news stories that impacted our lives last year — the ones that continue to resonate as we step into 2019.
For many years into the future, we'll surely still be talking about the waves of political news that defined 2018. From presidential orders, FBI investigations, the death of late Senator John McCain, and an election season that was anything but predictable — and The Show has covered it all.