June 2017

sky harbor airport sign
If you’ve flown in or out of Phoenix recently, you might have noticed that Sky Harbor International Airport is changing. Not only are there a slew of new restaurants and stores there, but the city spent almost $600 million to modernize Terminal 3.
June 30, 2017
National Domestic Workers Alliance logo
A recent collaboration by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research and the National Domestic Workers Alliance has resulted in a report that attempts to provide a more complete picture of black women in the U.S. The report is called “The Status of Black Women in the United States.”
June 30, 2017
Camping
Campgrounds and RV parks in northern Arizona are busier than ever right now — and not just because of the scorching weather we’ve recently had in the Valley.
June 30, 2017
National Geographic logo
It was 80 years ago that aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan disappeared over the Pacific Ocean. A number of efforts to confirm what actually happened to Earhart have taken place over the decades. The newest expedition is being supported by the National Geographic Society and has brought forensic dogs into the mix.
June 30, 2017
Arizona Board of Regents logo
On Thursday, the Arizona Board of Regents decided to maintain its similar policy of offering in-state tuition to DACA students — at least until the state Supreme Court issues a ruling. To learn more, we talked with the President of the Board of Regents Eileen Klein.
June 30, 2017
Public Information Officer Gerry Perry
More than 1,000 firefighters are still working to keep the Goodwin Fire from reaching dozens of homes south of Prescott. The 25,000-acre blaze is now 43 percent contained.
June 30, 2017
Friday Newscap
David Leibowitz, Donna Gratehouse and Hank Stephenson revist the news this week with KJZZ's Friday Newscap.
June 30, 2017
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
The motion came after a week of witness testimony in the criminal contempt trial against the former Sheriff.
June 30, 2017
Endangered Species Act logo
It’s been 43 years since the Endangered Species Act was passed, and folks on both sides of the issue say changes are warranted. But what changes? And how? Joining us to discuss the ESA’s possible changes is Patrick Parenteau, a professor and endangered species expert at Vermont Law School.
June 30, 2017
arpaio
More Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies testified in federal court Thursday. The government and defense presented witnesses over the course of four days.
June 29, 2017

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