December 2017

Farmland in Mohave Valley
Water, they say, is for fighting over. And a recent land deal in Northwest Arizona is yet another example of that. It's a plan to buy property to get ahold of its water.
December 14, 2017
The next time you’re in Mesa and you spot a firetruck, you may do a double take.
December 13, 2017
A number of high-profile people in the entertainment world have been accused of sexual misconduct — from Harvey Weinstein to Kevin Spacey to Louis C.K. And that’s led to a lot of people questioning how to handle the work they’ve done and thinking about how and whether to watch their performances.
December 13, 2017
Voting sign
One of the most interesting things about Tuesday’s highly contested Alabama Senate race was that the election was determined by black voters, especially black women.
December 13, 2017
We’ve heard KJZZ’s Sarah Ventre report on the community in Short Creek over the last several weeks. She joined The Show to talk about her reporting.
December 13, 2017
Smoking Cessation
The Food and Drug Administration this week launched a new campaign to try to get smokers to quit.
December 13, 2017
Abandoned uranium mine site
A three-judge panel of the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has handed a victory to environmental groups over a uranium mining ban on lands next to the Grand Canyon.
December 13, 2017
Mount Graham Red Squirrel
An endangered species native to Arizona is in trouble. This summer’s Frye Fire burned more than 48,000 acres around Mt. Graham in southeastern Arizona, and that has led to a dramatic decrease in the number of red squirrels found there.
December 12, 2017
How many times have you made the decision to do something, and the result makes you wonder about whether it was a coincidence? Dr. Bernard Beitman has studied coincidences for decades and is the first psychiatrist since Carl Jung to attempt to categorize and even explain them.
December 12, 2017
Time magazine’s 2017 Person of the Year is the women who have spoken out about sexual misconduct. In some cases, a common theme seems to be a lot of people heard about the allegations, but never did anything — often described as an “open secret.” But one philosophy professor has another word for the behavior.
December 12, 2017

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