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Super Bowl XLIX statue downtown Phoenix
The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee must secure thousands of hotel rooms and raise millions of dollars to host the game on Feb. 12, 2023. As part of its deal with the NFL, the host committee had to convince hotels and resorts to reserve nearly 13,000 rooms for the league.
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Apr. 29, 2022
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The pilot in charge of a failed stunt attempt has apologized after one of the planes involved crashed in Eloy.
Apr. 29, 2022
Elyssa Bustamante the Funky Latina
If you like Latin music, take a listen to this: This weekend in downtown Phoenix, there’s an event billed as the state’s first-ever Latin Indie Music Festival.
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Apr. 29, 2022
Jonathan Malesic The End of Burnout book
Lots of us have had feelings of burnout over the last couple of years as the pandemic upended work and life for so many people. But are those feelings an accurate description of what burnout actually is?
Apr. 28, 2022
An elephant bush succulent in a pot
Arizona is known for a lot of things, including some of our unique flora and fauna. But succulents have grown in popularity beyond just the desert. And while they can be a fairly low-maintenance plant, they are not no-maintenance, even in the Southwest.
Apr. 27, 2022
Mikal Bridges
Mikal Bridges scored 31 points in a stellar all-around game, Chris Paul added 22 points and 11 assists and the top-seeded Phoenix Suns beat the New Orleans Pelicans 112-97 on Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
Apr. 26, 2022
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Authorities were investigating the crash of one of two planes that were part of a Red Bull stunt in which two pilots attempted to swap planes in mid-air over the Arizona desert on Sunday evening.
Apr. 26, 2022
weaving on the southern border wall
One of Tucson artist Maxie Adler's most eye-catching works doesn't hang in a gallery or in someone's home — it decorates a 30-foot steel post of the U.S.-Mexico border wall.
Apr. 25, 2022
drawing of large white building with trees and sidewalks around it
The city of Surprise and Maricopa County will spend federal coronavirus relief funds to build a multigenerational community resource center.
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Apr. 24, 2022
Chase Field
A recent study finds the Arizona Diamondbacks are the most affordable experience in Major League Baseball. The average cost of a game ticket, parking, two beers and a hotdog costs just over $46.
Apr. 23, 2022
louis farber in all puppet players' 'reservoir dogs'
Quentin Tarantino’s films are known for having snappy dialogue and top-notch cinematography. They also feature a lot of violence and language we can’t use on public radio. So of course, Phoenix's All Puppet Players decided his "Reservoir Dogs" would be a perfect fit for their latest adult-oriented puppet production.
Apr. 22, 2022
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Jazz legend Charles Mingus would have turned 100 on Friday, and in honor a festival is being held in his birth city on Saturday. The Charles Mingus Centennial Jazz Celebration will be held in Nogales to honor the bassist and composer.
Apr. 22, 2022
ASU Spring Football Showcase 2022
Arizona State’s already troubled football program received more negative news Thursday as two of its top players — sophomore linebacker Eric Gentry and junior wide receiver Ricky Pearsall — have decided to transfer.
Apr. 21, 2022
rosemarie dombrowski and bryan hall
Every one of us has had some kind of experience with health care or the medical profession. Some of us are willing to share the experiences and how they've shaped us. That applies to the contributors in the new medical poetry journal being unveiled today called “Grey Matter.”
Apr. 21, 2022
On the geographical margins of two countries, the U.S.-Mexico borderlands share a culture of their own. But many people who live there feel common narratives fail to grasp the realities of life there. But a team of women artists known as Las Fronterizas is working to change that narrative by highlighting love in the region.
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Apr. 20, 2022
Laura Trujillo Stepping Back from the Ledge
Turning trauma into hope and something useful — that's what Laura Trujillo has tried to do with her new book.
Apr. 20, 2022
Devin Booker Phoenix Suns Round 2 jump shot
Not only did the Suns lose Game 2, but they’re unsure about the health status of All-Star guard Devin Booker, who was spectacular in the first half with 31 points before leaving with right hamstring tightness in the third quarter.
Apr. 19, 2022
April Bojorquez and Matt Garcia
As talks of climate change continue, more and more land around the world is turning into desert. But artists from Desert ArtLAB have started a project combatting — and even re-envisioning — this: The Desertification Cookbook.
Apr. 19, 2022
Ty Chiko Mirabella
Ty Chiko is an ASU graduate student and a musician-in-residence at Mirabella at ASU. The Show spoke with him about working with Mirabella residents and what it's like to live there.
Apr. 19, 2022
drawing and driving by Steven Yazzie
Earthworks is a genre of art that dawned in the 1960s. Artists left institutions to work directly on the land, their work shedding light on our relationship with the planet. Now, the ASU Art Museum is looking at that relationship through a contemporary lens.
Apr. 18, 2022

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