March 2017

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Five states have some form of physician-assisted suicide, with California being the most recent adopter of the policy. We speak with Kelly Davis,
March 27, 2017
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A classroom is supposed to be a safe place to talk about your views on issues like race and politics without the conversation devolving into yelling. But have we gone too far in protecting one another’s feelings? One policy at University of Arizona has come under fire from some conservative news outlets recently.
March 27, 2017
Last week, the city of Tucson passed a hate-crime resolution, expanding the definition of buildings covered under the law and applying minimum penalties, including 10 days of jail, for a first offense.
March 27, 2017
We caught up with the BBC for our weekly preview of international news.
March 27, 2017
Basketball
The Final Four is now set — North Carolina, Gonzaga, South Carolina and Oregon are coming to the Valley for the men’s college basketball championship. And tourism officials hope those schools’ fans and alums will also visit, and spend money while they’re here.
March 27, 2017
Defining the American Dream used to be relatively easy for many people. But the numbers are telling us that fewer and fewer Americans are actually able to achieve that dream.
March 27, 2017
Arizon Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey late last week signed HB 2404 into law, shortly after lawmakers gave the measure their final approval. The bill outlaws the practice of paying initiative petition signature gatherers by the signature — rather, they’ll have to be paid by the hour.
March 27, 2017
Lawmakers head back to the Capitol today, with work generally done in all committees, except appropriations, and many eyes turning to budget talks.
March 27, 2017
Grand Canyon University
The school has a business model that takes online tuition and re-invests that money into physical classrooms and dorms. That explosive growth has upset some neighbors, and the university is trying to manage those growing pains.
March 27, 2017
Friday newscap
It’s time for the KJZZ Friday Newscap. Our special guest panelists this week are Will Stone, KJZZ senior field correspondent who specializes in health care, energy and water issues, and Jimmy Jenkins, who reports from KJZZ’s new East Valley bureau and also specializes in law enforcement.
March 24, 2017

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