February 2023

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State Farm Stadium
For the first time in Super Bowl history, both starting quarterbacks will be Black — Patrick Mahomes or Kansas City and Jalen Hurts for Philadelphia. To get a sense of what this means for the world of football and beyond, The Show spoke with Jason Reid, a senior NFL writer at ESPN who covers race in the NFL.
Feb. 9, 2023
A sign welcomes Super Bowl visitors
Two big events are coming to the Valley this weekend, the Super Bowl and the Phoenix Open. And they are drawing a lot of people, which means travelers are expected to flood our airports.
Feb. 9, 2023
U.S. Border Patrol agents with migrants
The number of undocumented migrants attempting to cross the border fell to its lowest level in two years in January – to 156,000 – according to the Department of Homeland Security. And, the number of encounters Border Patrol agents had with migrants was below 130,000.
Feb. 9, 2023
Cochise County Courhouse in Bisbee
In rural Cochise County, the aftermath of the last election and the conspiracy theories that surrounded it are still playing out.
Feb. 9, 2023
This year, brands are releasing short, 15-20 second ads that give a sneak peek of a brand’s full-length commercial that will air on Super Bowl Sunday. Complete with the date of the game, they feel almost like movie trailers.
Feb. 8, 2023
Fentanyl pills
Under a new bill, an individual found guilty could face life in prison or the death penalty if a person dies from a fentanyl overdose.
Feb. 8, 2023
One of the oldest found fossilizations of brains has offered not just insights, but has also settled the debate on arthropod brains evolution. It could also have implications for other species.<br><small><b>&#8594; <a href="https://kjzz.org/science" target="_blank">More Arizona science news</a></small></b>
Feb. 10, 2023
A lot of Arizonans go to border towns in Mexico to get prescription drugs, where they can get cheaper medications, often without needing a prescription. But a new investigation from the Los Angeles Times raises serious concerns about this longtime practice.
Feb. 8, 2023
Arizona state seal
Arizona lawmakers continue working their way through bills that’ve been introduced. And, even though deadlines have passed in both the House and Senate to bring forward proposals, more are still likely to come.
Feb. 8, 2023
football and an american flag
One thing we’ll most certainly see at the Super Bowl is a rousing show of patriotism. But Karen Gallagher says these events ring hollow for her — and many other veterans like her.
Feb. 8, 2023