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APS customers raise concerns about potential rate hike at Arizona Corporation Commission hearing

PHOENIX – Tempers flared at Wednesday’s public hearing over a proposed rate hike for Arizona Public Service customers.


Phoenix program offers low-income residents assistance in landing higher-paying jobs

PHOENIX – Phoenix officials on Wednesday opened a new program to help low-income residents gain the skills they need to secure higher-paying jobs.


Social Refresh: March 17, 2017

Social Refresh: Cronkite News top stories of the week


What do you think of the In Focus podcast?

This podcast season is focused on health issues affecting young people in Arizona. We invite you to listen to find our first episodes here, then share your feedback.


What is the future of public education under Betsy DeVos?

Betsy DeVos, a billionaire philanthropist from Michigan, was selected by President Donald Trump as the new secretary of education.


Over 60 with student loan debt? Share your story

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found that the number of people older than 60 with student loan debt has quadrupled in the last decade.


Be cool. Or turn up the temperature of this climate-controlled office chair in REI warehouse

(Photo by Megan Bridgeman/Cronkite News) GOODYEAR – A climate-controlled office chair for workers, a rooftop solar-power array and an air-conditioning system that saves one million gallons of water per year are some environmentally savvy methods at REI’s Goodyear warehouse, its leaders said.


Valley psychologist creates wearable tech to reduce anxiety, stress

PEORIA – Paradise Valley neuropsychologist Dr. Amy Serin believes she’s found a new way to help people deal with stress and anxiety.


Share your experience with autism in Arizona

Cronkite News is working on a podcast about young adults in Arizona who have autism spectrum disorder.


National anthem protest has national trickle-down effect

University High School, located in West Los Angeles, features a socially aware group of players under the direction of coach John Washington.


Mercury’s Kelsey Bone to take anthem protests into WNBA playoffs

PHOENIX – Kelsey Bone is taking her social injustice protest to a bigger stage. On a night when the Phoenix Mercury clinched a berth in the WNBA playoffs, the 24-year-old center kneeled during the singing of the national anthem to raise awareness of alleged racial inequality and the recent shootings by and of police officers around the country.


Short on Z’s in AZ: A third of Arizonans don’t get enough sleep

WASHINGTON - One word keeps coming up as Amber Stites describes her night - late.