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Mexico seeks edge with high-tech ‘Agroparks’

…Melo, the administrator of Agropark, stands outside the facility’s complex of greenhouses in March. (Photo by Megan Janetsky/Cronkite Borderlands Initiative) The U.S. has become highly dependent on imported produce from…

Law of the letters: Two Arizona girls compete at National Spelling Bee

…advance to the finals. 30 field_551a8dacfdf45 9 field_551a8d3dfdf43 Megan Janetsky field_552efb5f58174 Cronkite News field_552d2455bcc7e cronkitenews.azpbs.org field_552d2439bcc7d field_5524e553559e2 field_5524d7624e7bb 6 65269 spelling spelling 71 65269 field_551a8d67fdf44 Kelly Haven, 12, a member…

Mexicans work to reclaim corn as their own

…trade and try to make their farms sustainable livelihoods. – Cronkite Borderlands Initiative video by Megan Janetsky “When the cheap international grain comes across the border, that meant that the…

Trump presidency adds urgency to LGBT advocates’ rally in Washington

…45 30 field_551a8dacfdf45 7 field_551a8d3dfdf43 Megan Janetsky field_552efb5f58174 Cronkite News field_552d2455bcc7e cronkitenews.azpbs.org field_552d2439bcc7d field_5524e553559e2 field_5524d7624e7bb 5 66122 66122 field_551a8d67fdf44 Marchers hoist a rainbow flag over their heads before the start…

Lack of trust in law enforcement hinders reporting of LGBTQ crimes

…by Megan Ross/News21) “Transgender women are a strong population. Strong, tough. We’ve been murdered all these years. We’ve been beaten all these years. We’ve been violated for so many years….

Mesa woman continues fight against immigrant crime with new group

…national victim’s right group. 71 30 field_551a8dacfdf45 4 field_551a8d3dfdf43 Megan Janetsky field_552efb5f58174 Cronkite News field_552d2455bcc7e cronkitenews.azpbs.org field_552d2439bcc7d field_5524e553559e2 field_5524d7624e7bb 4 67347 67347 field_551a8d67fdf44 Mary Ann Mendoza, co-founder of Advocates for…

Gunman opens fire on Republican lawmakers near Washington

…charity game. (Photo by Megan Janetsky/Cronkite News) field_5541e5c207781 66260 field_551a8d67fdf44 U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa discusses the preliminary part of the shooting investigation. (Photo by Megan Janetsky/Cronkite News) field_5541e5c207781…

Arizona lawmakers blast Trump’s tweeted ban on transgender soldiers

…Donald Trump’s announcement via Twiter on Wednesday of a ban on transgender members of the military “embarrassing” and “dumb.” (Photo by Megan Janetsky/Cronkite News) field_5541e5c207781 69109 field_551a8d67fdf44 Ben Christianson, 29,…

Frustrated senators urge DHS to fill ‘gaping holes’ on visa overstays

…lawmakers told Department of Homeland Security officials. 71 30 field_551a8dacfdf45 3 field_551a8d3dfdf43 Megan Janetsky field_552efb5f58174 Cronkite News field_552d2455bcc7e cronkitenews.azpbs.org field_552d2439bcc7d field_5524e553559e2 field_5524d7624e7bb 4 68183 68183 field_551a8d67fdf44 Sens. John Cornyn, R-Texas,…

Defense spending bill could include $1.6 billion to start border wall

…75 30 field_551a8dacfdf45 2 field_551a8d3dfdf43 Megan Janetsky field_552efb5f58174 Cronkite News field_552d2455bcc7e cronkitenews.azpbs.org field_552d2439bcc7d field_5524e553559e2 field_5524d7624e7bb 4 68915 field_551a8d67fdf44 Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-New York, the ranking Democrat on the House Rules…