August 2017

The Show on KJZZ

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
The Frida and Diego exhibit at the Heard Museum has extended its run until Labor Day, which means the museum has a hit on their hands. But what goes into selecting and promoting a popular museum show?
Aug. 24, 2017
Amazon
You can get pretty much anything on Amazon — books, electronics, diapers — you name it, you can probably buy it. But now, there are reports the world’s biggest online retailer is looking to add another offering: event tickets.
Aug. 24, 2017
Lauren-Brooke Eisen
Last month, CoreCivic, formerly Corrections Corporation of America, announced it’d close one of its Central New Mexico jails. Meanwhile, this spring, Mesa agreed to contract with CoreCivic to operate its city jails. In addition, the company operates seven private prisons in Arizona.
Aug. 24, 2017
A dreamer who claims to have been wrongfully deported may get his day in court sooner than expected. For the latest on this, I got a hold of Kristina Davis, a reporter with the San Diego Tribune who has been in court watching the proceedings.
Aug. 24, 2017
One of those people weighing in on NAFTA renegotiations is Shane Burgess, dean of the University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Aug. 24, 2017
milk bottles being filled
Listen to the sounds of Kevin Danzeisen filling milk bottles at Danzeisen Dairy.
Aug. 24, 2017
When was the last time you went to see your primary care doctor? For a lot of us, it might have been a while.
Aug. 24, 2017
Turning now to another perspective on this issue of Confederate Monuments is Tate Walker, a local indigenous activist.
Aug. 24, 2017
Trump Rally
Many in the community are still reeling from the president’s visit to the Valley on Tuesday, and the mostly peaceful protests outside that ended with tear gas and flash bangs being deployed on the crowd. ASU criminology professor Ed Maguire was there at the protests observing with a team of researchers.
Aug. 24, 2017
wildfire
Through mid-August, more than 6 million acres had burned in the United States this year because of wildfires.
Aug. 24, 2017

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