August 2019

The Show on KJZZ

Charles Ryan
With the director of the Arizona Department of Corrections scheduled to step down Sept. 13, Gov. Doug Ducey sees an opportunity to make a "fresh start." Ducey weighed in after two former Arizona Supreme Court justices published a report on long-standing problems during Director Charles Ryan's 40-year career at the ADC.
Aug. 20, 2019
Elizabeth Warren
Democratic Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren took a moment at a presidential candidate forum to address Indian Country issues to apologize for claiming Cherokee ancestry, an issue that almost derailed her campaign.   
Aug. 19, 2019
Fernanda Santos
The recent shootings in El Paso and Dayton have reignited the debate over gun control and gun rights. But for many people, the conversations have been less policy, and more personal. That’s the case for writer and journalism teacher Fernanda Santos.
Aug. 19, 2019
Phil Boas
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Aug. 19, 2019
It’s a big week for the country of Sudan. For more on that and other international stories coming up this week, The Show was joined by BBC’s Rich Preston.
Aug. 19, 2019
Planned Parenthood building
Planned Parenthood says it will withdraw from Title X, the federal program that administers millions of dollars for contraceptives and other family planning services that largely goes to low-income people across the country.
Aug. 19, 2019
The Colorado River Aqueduct transports water from the Colorado River to Southern California.
Just a few months after completing the drought contingency plan for the Colorado River, water managers in the southwest will have to implement it starting in 2020.
Aug. 19, 2019
A brush fire threatened the "Mystery Christmas Tree" that brings cheer to travelers along Interstate 17. It’s in the median between the north and southbound lanes about a mile north of the Sunset Point rest area.
Aug. 19, 2019
Harkins Theatres headquarters
Harkins Theatres have been in the Phoenix metro area for nearly 90 years. In that time, the family-owned company has grown from one theater near Mill Avenue in Tempe, to the fifth largest theater chain in North America. Now they're announcing another major expansion into new headquarters in Scottsdale, which will also include mixed-use space for retail.
Aug. 19, 2019
Emilio Garcia
In "Tracing The Migrant Journey," we've heard dispatches from Honduras, the Mexico-Guatemala border and Guadalajara. Now we head to the border in San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico, just a 45-minute drive south of Yuma. <br><small><b>→ <a href="" target="blank">Read More Of Tracing The Migrant Journey </a></small></b>
Aug. 19, 2019