July 2019

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The world of work is rapidly changing thanks to technological advances, and the shift is expected to accelerate. Automation and artificial intelligence. are causing many Americans to wonder how much longer their jobs will last and how much new learning they’re going to have to do to keep a post.
July 15, 2019
Light rail handout flyer against Prop 105
Valley Metro received a major federal investment Tuesday. The money will go toward the South Central Light Rail extension. The project includes 5.5 miles of new rail lines connecting downtown Phoenix to the South Mountain Village area.
July 10, 2019
Maricopa County Department of Transportation is testing a program that uses wireless sensors to monitor drive times in work sites on county roads.
July 9, 2019
Greg McKay beside Doug Ducey
Arizona Department of Child Safety Director Greg McKay is resigning. McKay will become the chief operating officer of Childhelp, an Arizona-based nonprofit that helps the victims of child abuse.
July 9, 2019
1898 photo of members of the 1st U.S. Volunteer Cavalry Regiment
ASU Now reporter Scott Seckel dug deep into the history of the Rough Riders, beginning on the steps of what is now ASU's Old Main, where President Theodore Roosevelt came to give a speech.
July 9, 2019
sun in phoenix
New research has found that crime in Los Angeles goes up on days when the high temperature is above 85 degrees. The link between rising mercury and rising crime rates has been known for some time, but this new study finds the relationship is stronger in low-income neighborhoods.
July 9, 2019
Tom Perez Protect Our Care
As a federal appeals court hears a Texas case challenging the Affordable Care Act, Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez came to Phoenix to host a rally in support of "Obamacare."
July 9, 2019
Lea Phillips
Over the last few months, the need for foster families in our state has become desperate, according to one of the larger foster home licensing agencies in the county.
July 9, 2019
Trey Basha Bashas
Ten years ago, Arizona's Bashas' Supermarkets — which includes Bashas, AJ’s and Food City — filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company emerged from bankruptcy in 2010 and now claims nearly 7% of the Arizona market.
July 9, 2019
In Mexico, millions of people drive cars that come from the United States. Many of those cars haven’t been properly imported. Now, state and local officials in neighboring Sonora, Mexico are seizing some of these irregular cars. <br><small><b>→ <a href="https://fronterasdesk.org/" target="blank">More Stories From The Fronteras Desk</a></small></b>
July 9, 2019