October 2018

Martha McSally and Kyrsten Sinema
Senate candidates Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally sat down with The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com’s editorial board Wednesday.
Oct. 18, 2018
Earthquake map
Thousands of schools across the state will participate in the Great Arizona ShakeOut — a drill to prepare for earthquakes.
Oct. 18, 2018
Katie Hobbs
Arizona’s current Secretary of State Michele Reagan was knocked out in August’s primary, so a new secretary will take office in January.
Oct. 18, 2018
Earlier this month, Taylor Swift ended her practice of not talking politics, and took to Instagram to formally endorse two Democratic candidates in her home state of Tennessee. She is, of course, not the first celebrity to let fans know which candidates they support or oppose.
Oct. 18, 2018
Cosmic Playground Construction
What are some possible uses for tape? Did constructing a playground come to mind? Eric Lennartson and a team of volunteers spent hours at the Arizona Science Center passing rolls of tape around and around to create tunnels big enough for people to climb through.
Oct. 18, 2018
vampire burial Graphic
A team of archaeologists recently discovered the remains of a 10-year-old at an ancient burial site in Italy. And the materials found nearby, along with evidence found on the child, indicate residents took action to keep the child from returning from the dead and spreading malaria.
Oct. 18, 2018
Joe Arpaio
Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio made headlines again Wednesday — months after he came in third in the Republican primary in the U.S. Senate race in August.
Oct. 18, 2018
School Bus
After Gov. Ducey signed into law last year a measure to expand the state’s Empowerment Scholarship Account — or ESA — program, a new group formed to oppose it.
Oct. 18, 2018
Chispa Arizona
More money is coming to the Arizona Corporation Commission race.
Oct. 18, 2018
 Suns game
The Suns are undefeated! Granted, they’ve only played one game, but for a team that finished with the NBA’s worst record last season, winning only 21 games, maybe let’s let them savor being in first place for now.
Oct. 18, 2018

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