December 2016

Doug Clough
Doctors are a few steps closer to finding treatment targets for Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, thanks to the first collaboration between Barrow Neurological Institute and IBM’s Jeopardy-winning supercomputer, Watson.
December 15, 2016
orangutan
When Hilda Tresz was 17, she walked into the office of the director of the Budapest Zoo and demanded a job. Twenty seven years later, Hilda Tresz has expanded the lives of animals around the world, from Egypt to India, and back here at home at the Phoenix Zoo.
December 15, 2016
pilar moving in
Move-in day. It’s one of life’s most stressful events, but also maybe one of the most exciting. For some, it’s actually life-changing because it means moving off the street or out of a shelter to an address and a space of their own.
December 13, 2016
doctor looking at xray
The future of the Affordable Care Act has become one of the biggest questions in Washington and around the country.
December 13, 2016
JD Mesnard
The new speaker of the Arizona House is hinting there may be legal grounds to overturn Proposition 206, the minimum wage hike just approved by voters last month.
December 13, 2016
The Phoenix Veterans Affairs medical center hosted an open house for veterans and their families to help them get the word out about new agency initiatives and talk about challenges they’ve encountered at the facility.
December 13, 2016
A two-story building in west Phoenix serves as a sort of giant ATM for banks across the state. The Federal Reserve’s Processing Center is where banks make deposits and withdrawals to meet customer demands. Inside, hundreds of millions of dollars move around.
December 13, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park
More than six million people have visited Grand Canyon National Park so far this year – a record for the park.
December 13, 2016
Dante's Inferno
The plot of the movie "Inferno" shares something in common with the Inferno from Dante’s "Divine Comedy," which was written more than 700 years ago.
December 12, 2016
Lists of regions considered high-tech hotbeds often include the same names: Silicon Valley, the Research Triangle of North Carolina, the Route 128 corridor in Boston.
December 12, 2016

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