April 2017

We’re still a couple of months away from our first haboob of the year, and most of us try to avoid being in the middle of the huge dust storms.
April 20, 2017
Who Killed Bob Crane?: The Final Close-Up
Bob Crane was the star of the popular 60s TV show "Hogan’s Heroes," which borrowed from the premise of the film "Stalag 17" and put a group of allied prisoners of war in a German camp.
April 20, 2017
Bottle of prescription medication
President Trump recently signed into law a measure that’ll allow states to require drug tests for more residents who apply for unemployment benefits. But ASU's Adam Chodorow says that testing should be expanded — to anyone who gets any government benefit of any kind.
April 20, 2017
Athena Salman
Does a prayer have to invoke God, or some kind of higher power? According to the Arizona state Legislature, the answer is yes. Earlier this week, Rep. Athena Salman, a Democrat from Tempe, read a humanist prayer to open the House’s floor session.
April 20, 2017
If a public health emergency hit Arizona, would we be ready? That’s the question posed in the new National Health Security Preparedness Index released today by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
April 20, 2017
cheerleading poms
Listen to the sounds of Zamya Nevaeh Smith cheering at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Phoenix.
April 20, 2017
Immigration Forum
Immigration rights are also in the headlines right now with news of the recent lawsuit filed by Juan Manuel Montes. Montes is believed to be the first immigrant protected from deportation under a policy known as DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, to be deported during the Trump administration. We talk to KJZZ's Carrie Jung.
April 20, 2017
Business people
Most people expect millennials to be increasingly accepting and tolerant of social changes — especially when it comes to race and gender.
April 20, 2017
Maria Bamford logo
Rolling Stone named Maria Bamford one of their 50 Funniest People in 2013. In 2016, she starred in her own Netflix series, Lady Dynamite, and, if you didn’t catch her there, you can catch her in her new Netflix special “Old Baby,” which premiers on May 2. She’s appearing at Stand Up Live here in Phoenix on Friday night.
April 20, 2017
Colorado City sign
A ruling was issued this week in the case of United States v. Town of Colorado City.
April 20, 2017

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