January 2019

Kate Brophy McGee
More U.S. moms die in or soon after childbirth than any other place in the developed world.
January 31, 2019
water faucet
Jan. 31 is the deadline set by the Bureau of Land Management to finalize a state Drought Contingency Plan (DCP.) And Gov. Doug Ducey has firmed up that message with Twitter reminders.
January 31, 2019
Arizona Training Program
Last week, a man was arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a 29-year-old woman at a Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix. But the story of how Arizona cares for its most vulnerable is hardly over.<br> <small><a href="http://kjzz.org/content/748785/phoenix-hacienda-healthcare-case-reveals-under-reported-reality-sex-abuse-vulnerable" target="_blank">The Under-Reported Reality Of Sex Abuse In Vulnerable Populations →</a></small>
January 31, 2019
Border Patrol Car
Congressional leaders have until Feb. 15 to strike a deal on border security, a task that has been debated — and has failed — in Washington for decades. But all of the focus on a wall has become a distraction, according to Yuma County Sheriff Leon Wilmot.
January 30, 2019
andrei cherny
Even after the Great Recession, legacy banks have continued to dominate. That’s where the concept of fintech comes in — moving the financial services industry in a new direction, one that could combine the best technology with customer wants and needs.
January 30, 2019
James Band
Loud, raw, and full of layered emotion, the Phoenix-based, indie-rock band reveals a deeper side to their explosive live performances. It’s time now for a Tiny Desert Concert.
January 30, 2019
movie film
If you’re aware of the Motion Picture Association of America, it’s probably because you’ve seen the initials at the beginning of movie trailers. At its core, the MPAA’s mission is to be the trade association representing the nation’s major film studios. That's changes as of this month.
January 30, 2019
A home under construction
A new planned development in the West Valley could bring 300,000 residents to an area west of the White Tank Mountains. But what kind of impact on the West Valley could this development have?
January 30, 2019
tractor kicking up dust
The hard deadline for Arizona to pass legislation approving the Drought Contingency Plan is this Thursday, Jan. 31. While Arizona is close to an agreement, some of the last issues to be ironed out have to do with Pinal County farmers.
January 30, 2019
border crossing in the southwest
The issue of border security is, once again, front and center. But one idea that both parties seem to agree on is their dislike of the concept of "open borders." That, however, is exactly what a new book argues for.
January 30, 2019

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