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Life after pro basketball? NBA G League Education Program offers some answers

PRESCOTT VALLEY -- For Anthony Bennett, a career beyond the basketball court is hard to imagine.


A new study says fats are good for heart health

PHOENIX – A new study shows people with heart disease still may be able to enjoy fatty foods. Increasing the intake of fats could be good for heart health.


A wheelchair and pursuit of knowledge: Mauritius man travels 11,000 miles to Phoenix

PHOENIX - At 7 years old, Jean-Francois Favory walked into a government hospital for a surgical procedure in his home country of Mauritius. When he woke up, he learned the unthinkable: He no longer had use of his legs.


In Focus, episode 6: What homelessness means for pregnant women and LGBTQ youth

There are nearly 10,000 homeless people in the state of Arizona, including veterans, the elderly, individuals, youth and families. In this episode of In Focus, we explore issues that especially affect two populations of homeless young adults: pregnant women and those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. Ten percent of homeless women are pregnant, according to an article published in the Maternal and Child Health Journal, and the Williams Institute estimates that 20 to 40 percent of homeless youth come from the LGBT community. We hear from one mother who found herself struggling with an addiction, homeless and pregnant with her fifth child, and why LGBT youth are disproportionately represented in homeless populations.


¿Las políticas del presidente Trump te afectan?

Nuestro informativo Cronkite Noticias quisiera saber si las políticas del presidente Donald Trump sobre inmigración te afectan a ti o a personas que conoces.


Doctors say repeal of Obamacare would stop Medicaid coverage for children with disabilities

PHOENIX – Crucial Medicaid coverage that benefits children with disabilities would be removed if Obamacare is repealed, several pediatricians said.


In Focus, episode 3: Sleep deprivation and the student brain

Getting a goodnight’s sleep isn’t always easy, especially when you're a young adult balancing school, work, clubs and social pressures. According to a study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health in 2010, more 60 percent of the 1,125 university students studied reported poor quality sleep. That can have a deep impact on health, learning and job performance. On this episode of In Focus, we explore the consequences of sleep deprivation among young adults. We hear from one college student who had a frightening experience with sleep paralysis he attributes to stress, and we speak with a sleep specialist about how to get better sleep – even during your college years.


Four on the floor: Stage set at University of Phoenix Stadium for Final Four

GLENDALE -- It’s been built. Now, it’s time to see who will come to play on it.


Would you welcome refugees into your community?

Cronkite News wants to hear from Arizona residents about their perceptions of refugees.


Are you willing to pay more for American-grown produce?

Cronkite News wants to hear from Arizonans including growers, people who work in the produce industry and consumers.


Three days in August: How a water outage in AZ exposed cracks in customer service

PARKER – The high was 96 degrees on the day the tap went dry at Terry Mestas’ house. Mestas was among several hundred residents who endured heat that climbed to 106 degrees over three days in August, when five water-line breaks and a weak pressure valve shut down the water.


Valley social media influencers growing: ‘big fish in a small pond’

The best way to become a social influencer? Don’t try to be one.