The number of restaurants owned by women and people of color has increased significantly compared to the overall economy. From 2007 to 2012, the National Restaurant Association found women-owned restaurants increased 40 percent nationally compared to all businesses. In Arizona, women restaurant owners grew 71 percent, compared to 9 percent for all restaurants.
May 24, 2016

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The Phoenix-area's higher education options have been growing, and a group of Catholic universities is coming together to advance their collective impact.
May 24, 2016
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We hear a lot about the development in downtown Phoenix these days, and Old Town Scottsdale has long been a place to be and be seen. But what about Old Town Peoria?
May 24, 2016
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Could surgery someday be done on autopilot? A scientist at the University of Arizona is working in that direction.
May 24, 2016
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Mesa officials are trying to work out a way to keep their unique emergency response system going.
May 24, 2016
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Earlier this year, PayPal picked the North Carolina city over Chandler and Tampa, to house its new global operations center — but, the online payment firm then backed out of that deal, in the wake of North Carolina’s House Bill 2, the so-called bathroom law.
May 24, 2016

NPR News

The Democratic results were somewhat surprising, as Sen. Bernie Sanders dominated the March caucuses that apportioned the state's presidential delegates.
May 24, 2016
The seniors of tomorrow will have much higher rates of diabetes and obesity than the seniors of today. That means higher medical bills for them — and for taxpayers, too.
May 24, 2016
Gov. John Bel Edwards is expected to sign the legislation, supported by so-called Blue Lives Matter advocates, which would allow additional penalties against people who target first responders.
May 24, 2016
More than three years after Superstorm Sandy, NPR and PBS's Frontline investigate the thousands still not home, the government agencies that failed to help and the companies that made millions.
May 24, 2016
Dylann Roof faces federal as well as state charges for the fatal shooting of nine people at a historically black church in Charleston in June 2015.
May 24, 2016