October 2018

steel building materials
Canada announced last Thursday it will impose new tariffs on steel imports, as the U.S., Canada, and Mexico continue to disagree on how to trade this important construction material.
Oct. 15, 2018
Douglas Nicholls
This week, during a U.S. Senate Committee hearing on “Threats to the Homeland,” newly appointed Sen. Jon Kyl spent most of his allotted time asking Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen about the department’s plans for Yuma, Arizona.
Oct. 12, 2018
Nuns on the Bus
A bus full of Catholic nuns is traveling from Santa Monica, California, to Mar-a-Lago, in Florida, between now and Nov. 2. They’re aiming to raise awareness of what they say are problems with the tax law signed by President Donald Trump late last year.
Oct. 12, 2018
glendale city seal
When a design showroom and manufacturer of outdoor furniture bought a building in downtown Glendale, more than a few eyebrows were raised. But it wasn’t the nature of the business, it was the price paid for the building.
Oct. 12, 2018
football file art
Several Pac-12 teams — including ASU — have this weekend off, but that still leaves four conference games starting Friday night that will undoubtedly have some controversial calls to be reviewed. But at least those calls won’t be reviewed by the conference’s general counsel.
Oct. 12, 2018
Friday Newscap
Emily Ryan, who works for CopperState Consulting and attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera, joined The Show to talk about Arizona’s U.S. Senate and gubernatorial race, some new polls about those races and this week’s Attorney General debate.
Oct. 12, 2018
uber self driving cars
You’ve seen the Waymo self-driving cars stopped at intersections, you’ve seen the Uber cars in your rearview, well here’s another name entering the Valley’s self-driving arena —The Institute for Automated Mobility.
Oct. 12, 2018
stock market
On Wednesday and Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped by more than 1,000 points combined — leading many to wonder whether the long-running bull market is on the wane.
Oct. 12, 2018
Desert Discovery Center
Scottsdale voters are being asked to change the city charter to require certain projects in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve be approved by voters before moving forward.
Oct. 12, 2018
Mexico 68 graphic design
The Mexico City Olympic Games began 50 years ago, on Oct. 12. The Games’ vibrant visual identity became the icon of an era and a country, and the style is celebrated as a cornerstone for contemporary graphic design. But its success also brought an ongoing dispute between people from both sides of the border.<br><small><b><a href="https://fronterasdesk.org/content/710846/mexico-seeks-lost-children-artists-50th-anniversary-1968-olympic-games" target="blank">Mexico Seeks ‘Lost’ Children Artists For 50th Anniversary Of 1968 Olympics</a> →</small></b>
Oct. 12, 2018