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Millions of Americans turn to bottled water, but is it safer than tap?

Bottled water has become the No. 1 beverage choice in the U.S., but most bottled water is either spring water or purified tap water.


BeeLine Reader: What are your thoughts on a new text option for Cronkite News stories?

Could a color gradient increase readability? Cronkite News is experimenting with a new tool to find out, and we’d love your help.


Is immigration affecting education?

Research from the Center for Immigration Studies shows an increase in the number and share of public school students who are from immigrant households.


Share your perspective on protesting: Un-American or a patriotic duty?

America has always been a country of protests. From the Boston Tea Party to this year's Women’s March, Americans have a tradition of taking to the streets to voice their grievances. Sometimes protests involve strict, intentional adherence to the rules, and some involve civil disobedience, willfully breaking laws to make a point about a larger issue.


Healthy divorce: Are you living better?

A University of Arizona study observed women from ages 50-79 over three years and concluded that divorced women made healthier lifestyle choices than those who stayed married.


Downtown Phoenix rent: Can you afford it?

In Phoenix, the cost of housing and rent has increased and continues to rise. According to RentCafe, Phoenix rents increased 7.1 percent in 2016, which is higher compared to the national average of 4 percent.

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How is your industry affected by automation and robots?

According to a McKinsey Global Institute report, 51 percent of existing jobs in the United States could be at least partially replaced by the automation technology we already have today.


Was your hiking trip to the Grand Canyon unforgettable?

Around 5 million people visit Grand Canyon National Park each year to see the highly distinguished natural landmark stretching 277 river miles, according to the National Park Service. Hikers and backpackers alike come to tackle the difficult terrain.


Arizona: What are your health care questions?

Cronkite News is launching a podcast about health care in Arizona, and we want to hear from you. What questions do you have when it comes to your health? Is there a topic you'd like to know more about? What issues should we explore?