January 2017

David Wood is the author of "What Have We Done: The Moral Injury Of Our Longest Wars." Wood was in the Valley as part of ASU's Center on the Future of War.
Jan. 17, 2017
food, waste, compost
By all accounts, Americans throw away a lot of food. Chris Wharton, an associate professor of nutrition in the School of Nutrition and Health Promotion at ASU, discusses food waste and climate change.
Jan. 17, 2017
John Leonardo left his position as the U.S. attorney for Arizona last week. No surprise since Leonardo was appointed by the Obama administration and was bound to be replaced by the incoming Trump administration.
Jan. 17, 2017
In November, Arizona voters enthusiastically passed Proposition 206, the minimum-wage increase. And Flagstaff voters approved their own similar measure, Proposition 414.
Jan. 17, 2017
John McCain
U.S. Sen. John McCain wants the country’s defense budget to grow by $430 billion over the next five years. We talk with Austin Yamada, director of the Defense and Security Research Institute at the University of Arizona.
Jan. 17, 2017
For years, the Valley’s hotel industry has relied on "staycations" to attract locals — especially during the slower summer months. The idea is for Arizona residents to check into resorts for a weekend or more and enjoy the spa, swimming pool and restaurants. But, the newer trend is to focus on locals year-round.
Jan. 17, 2017
The world is watching as Donald Trump’s inauguration is just a few days away, and there are other very important international stories happening this week.
Jan. 16, 2017
Thanks to work done by National Park Service archaeologist Matt Guebard and a team, longtime assumptions about Montezuma Castle in northern Arizona are being modified.
Jan. 16, 2017
Traffic backed up on Interstate 17
We spoke with Eric Anderson, transportation director for the Maricopa Association of Governments, about improving the Broadway Curve and working to prevent flooding on I-17.
Jan. 16, 2017
Solar panels
ASU and PayPal recently announced they would buy solar power from the APS-operated Red Rock Solar Plant south of Casa Grande.
Jan. 16, 2017

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