Some Arizona Democrats are calling for a special legislative session to take up gun control measures after last weekend’s shootings in Dayton and El Paso. We'll analyze the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. And why federal trade policy could deal Arizona farmers a "body blow." That and more on The Show.
African Americans have long been the Democratic Party’s most loyal group of voters. We'll hear how will that lead to more diverse leadership and decision-making? Plus, Maricopa County is trying to bring more “smarts” to work zones. That and more on The Show.
Arizona energy regulators have been talking about introducing competition into the market. What that would mean and would it impact consumers? And how mass shootings have impacted how we go about our everyday lives. That and more on The Show.
The Ebola virus has killed nearly 2,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo. We'll the challenges of creating vaccines to prevent future outbreaks. Plus, how ballparks have helped define American cities. That and more on The Show.
Goodyear was under the microscope last month, as controversy about incentives for a Nike factory swirled. We'll hear Goodyear’s mayor on her city’s economic development efforts. And digging into the archives of a legendary local reporter. That and more on The Show.
Another Arizona lawmaker is being criticized for making what some are calling racist comments. We'll hear what the governor had to say about it — and the other top stories of the week on the Friday NewsCap. Plus, our Monsoon Senses series continues with special sights, courtesy of a photographer. That and more on The Show.
Class sizes have long been a big point of contention, when it comes to education and education funding. Does the size of the school itself impact students’ learning? And why immigration bond prices have shot up under the Trump administration. That and more on The Show.
Phoenix voters will be deciding whether or not to move forward with new light rail projects. We hear the pros and cons of Prop. 105. Plus, with housing stock plummeting in the Valley, it’s a seller’s market. That and more on The Show.
More and more car makers are coming out with electric vehicles. Hear what state regulators are doing to keep the industry charged up. Plus, the effort to increase support and funding for needle exchange programs. That and more on The Show.
School vouchers have been a hot topic of discussion over the past couple of years in Arizona. This morning at nine on The Show, why that seems likely to continue into the next legislative session. And are parents or their kids more addicted to their mobile devices? That and more on The Show.
Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller spent seven hours in front of two House committees this week. We hear our Friday NewsCap assess the testimony and how the Arizona members performed. Plus, our monsoon senses series continues with a taste of saguaro fruit. That and more on The Show.
Following two deaths, the Corporation Commission stepped in to change the energy shutoff policies at some state utilities. APS says it's committed to making the overall process better. Plus an update on the Museum Fire in Flagstaff. That and more on The Show.
State utility regulators want to hear from the head of APS. We'll hear a conversation with one of them, Sandra Kennedy. And the challenges faced by families who care for loved ones with developmental disabilities. That and more on The Show.
After the U.S. Supreme Court allowed states to legalize sports betting, many raced to do so. We'll hear why Arizona was not one of them, and whether or not that may change. And a proposed policy by the Trump administration would bar all refugees from the country. That and more on The Show.
A majority of Arizona’s Democrats in Congress support impeachment, but only a minority actually voted to impeach President Trump. We analyze that and more of the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. Plus, one former DACA recipient talks about the future of fellow DREAMers. That and more on The Show.
We’re approaching the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing by Apollo 11. We discover Northern Arizona’s role in helping the astronauts prepare for the historic event. Plus, two veteran journalists on the unique challenges women have faced in newsrooms. That and more on The Show.
Mental health care in Arizona prisons is getting renewed attention after a recent attack in Peoria. We hear the challenges of identifying and treating inmates with serious mental illnesses. Plus, how the 2016 campaign has affected the president’s Cabinet. That and more on The Show.
Even with the rain we got this winter and spring, Arizona is still in the midst of a long-term drought. We hear why desalination could eventually play a role in dealing with our water issues. And the results of the first study in decades about the effects of gun violence on kids. That and more on The Show.
Outrage and concern continues over allegations of sexual abuse at an Arizona facility for migrant children. Is there a pattern of this kind of behavior? And how groundwater pumping has affected streams. That and more on The Show.
Arizona utility regulators decide against rolling back an APS rate hike but do adopt a new code of ethics. We'll hear analyzing the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. And we’ll kick off our summer monsoon series with a preview of what to expect from this year’s storms. That and more on The Show.