March 2017

Chase Field
A sea of Cub-blue nearly blanketed the stands when the defending World Series champions played the Arizona Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields.
March 31, 2017
skating on the ramp
Listen to the sounds of Jose Rivera learning to skateboard through Skate After School.
March 30, 2017
Phoenix Pride Parade logo
The Phoenix Pride Parade and festival is this weekend. More than 2,000 people from the LGBTQ community and allies will be marching down Third Street on Sunday, celebrating how far their community has come.
March 30, 2017
Arizona LGBT + History project logo
A new project to document the history of Arizona’s LGBT community is getting off the ground. It’s called the Arizona LGBT+ History Project and is a collaboration between Phoenix Pride, ASU Libraries and the man known as the Hip Historian, Marshall Shore.
March 30, 2017
John McCain
U.S. Sen. John McCain has reintroduced the Currency Optimization, Innovation and National Savings, or COINS Act. Among other provisions, the bill would move to a $1 coin and stop minting the penny.
March 30, 2017
Basketball
Even though two of the four schools still alive in the tournament are Final Four newcomers, they all are either traditionally strong basketball programs or come from one of the bigger conferences in the country. But for the smaller schools that make the tournament, going deep into March Madness can turn into a pricey proposition.
March 30, 2017
The battle over citizen initiatives is continuing at the state Capitol today. Ever since voters approved a minimum-wage increase in November, Republican lawmakers have been pushing changes to the initiative process.
March 30, 2017
Military vehicles
The U.S. has engaged in a number of wars over the past several decades — including in Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan. Scott Silverstone is a professor of international relations at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and author of the book "Preventive War and American Democracy."
March 30, 2017
Chemical Safety Board logo
President Trump’s budget proposal eliminates a lot of federal spending, including the Chemical Safety Board. Now, you usually don’t hear about the Chemical Safety Board until after a catastrophic explosion, like the one in west Texas back in 2015 that killed 15 people.
March 30, 2017
 border fence
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said this week that geographic and physical challenges will make it difficult to build the proposed border wall in the manner envisioned by President Donald Trump.
March 30, 2017

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