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Election officials around the state continue to count votes after Election Day. We'll hear where the races stand and what the results mean. Plus, how the pandemic has led one sci-fi writer to move away from dystopian themes. That and more on The Show.

Cory Doctorow
Science fiction explores numerous themes, but the two most common generally involve dystopia or utopia. An increasingly divided nation might have been in search of ideas that are more hopeful, but sci-fi has increasingly focused on the darker, edgier aspects. Best-selling author Cory Doctorow has decided to go the other way.
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Updated results and analysis from Election Day, as votes continue to be counted across Arizona. Plus, the view from inside a Valley emergency room as COVID-19 cases continue to increase. That and more on The Show.

Breakup Shoes at Valley Bar
Around the time that a band starts to gain popularity in Arizona, they’re faced with a crossroad: Stay or go. Indie band Breakup Shoes didn't just to stay — they take full ownership over being a Phoenix band.
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Election Day is here, and thousands of Arizonans are expected to head to the polls. We’ll check in with voting across the state. Plus, why Kindergarten enrollment has dropped in Arizona and what that means for students and schools. That and more on The Show.

Voters line up
Arizona voters headed to the polls on Tuesday to cast their votes in the general election, while a record number of voters turned in early ballots. Follow Arizona updates from the day with KJZZ and the Associated Press.
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2020 Election Results: National And Arizona Races
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Election Day is Tuesday, and the candidates are stumping for every vote they can. We'll hear what’s behind the growing support for President Trump among Latino men. Plus, Arizona’s newly-awarded teacher of the year on teaching remotely and helping students through the pandemic. That and more on The Show.

person opening front door with a key
Even with the CDC order in-place, Pam Bridge with Community Legal Services expects to see more evictions in Arizona with the expiration of the state order.
Arizona Gov. Ducey Announces Additional $7 Million For Housing Assistance
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Election Day is just a few days away, and Arizona continues to attract attention from both presidential campaigns. We'll hear our Friday NewsCap panelists on our battleground designation and what they expect to happen next week. Plus, what the history of monsters tells us about ourselves. That and more on The Show.

Monstrum presents Exhumed: A History of Zombies
ASU professor Emily Zarka is the creator, writer and host of the series "Monstrum" on PBS. Her new special "Exhumed: A History of Zombies" traces the zombie from its beginnings in the spiritual beliefs of West African slaves through modern pop culture.