By Renata Cló | Monday, Dec. 24, 2018
WASHINGTON - When Sen.-elect Kyrsten Sinema is sworn in next week, she will be the first woman to represent Arizona in the U.S. Senate - a distinction that barely stands out in a Congress filled with firsts, as more women and minority lawmakers head to Capitol Hill than ever before.
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018
By Carly Henry | Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018
PHOENIX – More than 23,000 people have signed an online petition calling for Yandy.com to stop selling more than 40 Native American costumes organizers say misrepresent and sexualize indigenous people. Protesters said the Phoenix-based company should show the same respect it offered when a social-media furor led it to pull a costume inspired by The Handmaid’s Tale.
By Brittany Watson | Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
NACO – Cochise County Health Officials are working to find a solution to the raw sewage spill that is causing concern within the community.
By Renata Cló | Monday, Oct. 1, 2018
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court began its 2018 term with an Arizona case that asked whether federal age discrimination laws applied to small government agencies like Mount Lemmon Fire District, where two former officers filed a discrimination claim after they were laid off in 2009.
By Micah Alise Bledsoe | Monday, Sept. 17, 2018
GILBERT – A new Arizona law requires district and charter schools to expand recess from once a day to twice a day for kindergarten through third grade. It will extend to Grade 5 by August 2019.
By Rae Ellen Bichell | Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018
DENVER – Communities in some very dry states have had to get creative about where to get their water, sometimes purifying sewage into drinking water.
By Tayler Brown | Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018
PHOENIX–Phoenix is working with California-based Palm Silage Inc. to divert 34,000 tons per year of palm fronds from landfills and reuse the vegetation as nutritional feed for livestock.
By Vanessa Barchfield | Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018
TUCSON – Tucson residents have looked to new landscaping options in order to conserve their use of water.
By Rachel Beth Banks | Tuesday, July 31, 2018
PHOENIX–Parents pay boys a weekly allowance twice as high as they give girls, according to a study from a Phoenix area company that sells an app to track children’s chores and finances.
By Luke Runyon | Tuesday, July 31, 2018
LONGMONT – In water conservation the modern toilet reigns as M.V.P. in cutting Western water use, give some props to the toilet.
By Amanda Fahey and Jordan Dafnis | Monday, July 30, 2018
PHOENIX — Preventing rainwater from pooling is a good way to prevent mosquitoes from breeding and spreading disease, like the west nile.