Tens of thousands of teachers in Arizona walked out of classrooms in the largest teacher strike in state history. Phoenix police estimate that more than 50,000 people participated in the #RedForEd event at the Arizona Capitol.
Superintendent Has A Warning For Teachers Walking Out
Apr. 26, 2018
More than 600,000 Arizona students rely on free lunch programs, according to the Arizona Food Bank Association, and many educators, especially those at Title I schools where majority of the students qualify for free or reduced-price breakfast and lunches, worried about their students.
Apr. 26, 2018

KJZZ News

Over half the country’s home prices are now at or above pre-recession levels. For many homeowners, that is good news as they regain equity lost during the housing crash. But, for some trying to buy a first home, rising home prices, combined with stricter lending requirements, means they are getting priced out.
Apr. 26, 2018
Two joint buyers expressed interest in purchasing a coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation. This news came as Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation that would exempt coal used at the plant from the state’s sales tax.
Apr. 26, 2018
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is most often identified with soldiers. More recently, the term has become associated with people who are suffering from harsh illnesses like cancer, and to the caregivers who support those patients.
Apr. 26, 2018
Podcast Playlist: Origin Stories
Sometimes life gets so complicated you just want to hit pause, rewind and start over. That’s what psychologist Dr. Robin Rosenberg tries to do. In this excerpt from Imaginary Worlds, host Eric Molinsky speaks with Rosenberg who helps people reboot their lives, a story brought to you from our partners at PRI’s Podcast Playlist.
Apr. 26, 2018
Roughly one in 68 children have been identified with autism spectrum disorder, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And, for some of those kids, different kinds of therapy can prove effective in treating some of the symptoms.
Apr. 26, 2018

NPR News

Up to 3,000 bodies are thought to be buried in the graves, victims of a 100-day massacre that left 800,000 people dead. Survivors wonder why the sites are just being uncovered.
Apr. 26, 2018
The bipartisan panel unanimously agreed that Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., violated Senate rules and codes of conduct in his relationship with a longtime friend who was convicted of Medicare fraud.
Apr. 26, 2018
NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Lise-Lotte Lublin, one of the women who accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault. Cosby was convicted Thursday on three counts of aggravated indecent assault in the case brought by Andrea Constand.
Apr. 26, 2018
Shahid Khan, the American billionaire owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars, has reportedly offered nearly $835 million for the facility. The move could pave the way for more NFL games in London.
Apr. 26, 2018
James Shaw Jr., credited with saving lives after grabbing the shooter's rifle, was lauded by Tennessee lawmakers who said that "if his heroism is equaled by anything," it's his penchant for honesty.
Apr. 26, 2018