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Tempe couple finds burglary suspect in home holding their baby with his pants down

TEMPE, AZ - New disturbing information has been released after a man a broke into a Tempe home and held the couple's baby. Police arrested Ore…

Published: December 16, 2016 - 10:00 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

What You Need to Know About Trumpe

By Adam Markham U.S. natural and cultural resources—the parks, landmarks and history of America—are under assault from climate change. So it i…

Published: December 16, 2016 - 8:30 am @ http://www.ecowatch.com/zinke-climate-change-21507…

Waiting in Line

As President-elect Donald Trump and the 115th Congress take control in January, immigration reform is expected to be a top priority, and Arizo…

Published: December 15, 2016 - 10:12 am @ http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/waiting-in-line…

Scottsdale SkySong opens fourth commercial office building

The fourth commercial office building at SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center is officially open for business. The building, which is…

Published: December 14, 2016 - 2:32 pm @ http://www.scottsdaleindependent.com/news/scottsda…

This is how to stop Border Patrol killings with impunity, ex-officials say

“Sergio Hernández should not have been killed. He was an unarmed teen who did not pose an imminent threat to the U.S. Border Patrol agent, Res…

Published: December 13, 2016 - 9:16 am @ https://www.revealnews.org/blog/this-is-how-to-sto…

2016 AP All-America Team

The 2016 Associated Press All-America college football teams: FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Quarterback — Lamar Jackson, sophomore, 6-foot-3, 205 pounds,…

Published: December 12, 2016 - 12:04 pm @ http://collegefootball.ap.org/article/2016-ap-all-…

Apple Looks to Open New Stores in Washington D.C. and Scottsdale, AZ

Apple is one of a number of retailers looking at opening a store at Scottsdale Fashion Square, in a 100,000-square-foot wing formerly occupied…

Published: December 12, 2016 - 11:03 am @ http://www.macrumors.com/2016/12/12/apple-store-pl…

Stop hyperventilating over Trump tweets: Column

Since Donald Trump scored the political upset of the century, his critics have worked through four of the five stages of grief at breakneck sp…

Published: December 12, 2016 - 7:00 am @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/nation-now/2…

Hackathons emerge as an outlet for Silicon Valley to channel its frustration in the wake of the election

While no one knows what Donald Trump’s victory in last month’s election will mean for Silicon Valley, or the technology industry broadly, the …

Published: December 10, 2016 - 4:09 pm @ https://techcrunch.com/2016/12/08/hackathons-emerg…

How Much of Your City Is Really Urban?

Editor’s note: Read to the end of this post for an important update on the Streetsblog Network.

Published: December 9, 2016 - 1:28 pm @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/12/09/how-much-of-…

1A Auto v. Sullivan (Political Contribution Ban)

QUICK STATUS Last Step Goldwater Institue attorneys filed a Motion for Summary Judgment. Next Step Massachusetts will respond to the motion; c…

Published: December 7, 2016 - 2:17 pm @ http://goldwaterinstitute.org/en/work/topics/const…

Hooked Rx

by Hooked Rx category: Cause

Published: December 6, 2016 - 4:08 pm @ https://www.thunderclap.it/projects/50679-hooked-rx

The young women activists who led Standing Rock to victory

Lauren Howland’s wrist was already bandaged up – broken, she thinks, by cops hitting her with batons – when she headed back to the front lines…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 9:42 pm @ http://www.huckmagazine.com/art-and-culture/young-…


10 iconic city skylines, then and now

Some of the world’s most iconic skylines are photographed so often that it's almost impossible to imagine them looking any different than they…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 11:58 am @ http://www.mnn.com/money/green-workplace/stories/1…

CBP finds two immigrants stuffed in southern Arizona trunk

TUCSO, AZ - U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested the driver of a car with two Mexican nationals locked in the trunk of a car. On Dec. 1, the age…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 11:28 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/local-news/cbp-finds-two…

Bud Selig elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

National Harbor, Md. – Bud Selig, who evolved from a young, avid fan to founding owner of the Milwaukee Brewers to consensus-building commissi…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 7:53 am @ http://www.jsonline.com/story/sports/mlb/brewers/2…

Getting On-Street Parking Tech Right

Getting the price of on-street parking right is important for commercial areas in cities. Setting prices to ensure that about one space per bl…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 6:50 pm @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/12/01/getting-on-s…

In Arizona, a Couple Turns a Small House into Their Dream House

In recent years, I’ve often come across “the small house movement.” Essentially, it’s the idea of downsizing your living space to less than 1,…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 2:48 pm @ http://www.designsponge.com/2016/12/in-arizona-a-c…

Charter School Failure (The Schools, Not The Kids)

President-elect Donald "Hardly-a-Landslide" Trump and nominee for Secretary of the federal Department of Education, Betsy "Voucher Queen" DeVo…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 11:44 am @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alan-singer/charter-…

How a Libertarian Carpetbagger Helped Steal a Senate Seat for Democrats

One of the most important candidates on the ballot this election year was a middle-aged guy you’ve never heard of who ran for Senate and got a…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 3:38 am @ http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/po…

Greens Speak Out on Recount and Our Commitment to an Independent Party

We write to reaffirm our commitment to building a Green Party that has a radical analysis of the society in which we live, and promotes bold s…

Published: November 29, 2016 - 3:48 pm @ http://www.flowersforsenate.org/greens_speak_out_recount

Waiting in line: Why legal immigration can take decades

By Zach Quinn | Cronkite News PHOENIX — As President-elect Donald Trump and the 115th Congress take control in January, immigration reform is …

Published: November 29, 2016 - 12:44 pm @ https://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/2016/11/28/waiting-…

Fight for $15

Detroit, MI Seattle, WA Atlanta, GA St. Louis, MO Phoenix, AZ Kissimmee, FL Sierra Vista, CA Brooklyn Park, MN Chula Vista, CA Munhall, PA Fli…

Published: November 29, 2016 - 5:37 am @ http://fightfor15.org/november29/

What Seattle’s Doing to Help Poor Residents Afford Transit

Transit is an incredibly affordable way to get around, but for people struggling to make ends meet, fares are still difficult to pay for. If l…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 3:30 pm @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/11/28/what-seattle…

The View from Chicago's Favorite Suburb - Belt Magazine

By Mark Athitakis When I moved to Phoenix three years ago I expected to feel disconnected from my Midwestern roots. But it turned out a lot of…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 7:26 am @ http://beltmag.com/view-chicagos-favorite-suburb/

Delta pilots oppose big regional jets, could be issue for Embraer, Mitsubishi

MONTREAL Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL.N) pilots are expected to keep existing rules in their new labor contract that prevent the U.S. No. 2 carrie…

Published: November 25, 2016 - 7:28 pm @ http://www.reuters.com/article/us-delta-air-union-…

Signs That the Car-Share Industry Is Losing Steam

Back in 2013, when Avis purchased Zipcar, car-share seemed like the wave of the future. But is the industry already peaking? David Levinson, a…

Published: November 23, 2016 - 4:00 pm @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/11/23/signs-that-t…

Women's March on Washington Rally to Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC

Saturday, January 21, 2017 Shuttles to Washington, District of Columbia Transportation to the march from Lincoln Memorial to the White House o…

Published: November 23, 2016 - 1:59 pm @ http://rallybus.net/Booking/Event/womens-march-on-…

The Silent Epidemic: Families of Traffic Violence Victims Speak Out

Sunday was the Day of Remembrance for Victims of Traffic Violence, which memorializes people killed in traffic. In 2016, traffic deaths in Ame…

Published: November 22, 2016 - 2:17 pm @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/11/22/the-silent-e…

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

CBS News anchor Scott Pelley receives the 2016 Cronkite Award from ASU Provost Mark Searle. Photo by Ashley LoweryScott Pelley, the award-winn…

Published: November 21, 2016 - 5:06 pm @ https://cronkite.asu.edu/news-and-events/news/cbs-…

Articles: Let’s Talk Turkey: Free Speech in an Autocratic Era

A. The Alternate Universe of the Europeans and the Domestic Academies In increasingly lawless Europe they are criminalizing objections to the …

Published: November 20, 2016 - 7:26 pm @ http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2016/11/le…

The Future of Transit Fares: Less Cash, More Trust, Faster Service

We have the technology right now to revolutionize transit fare payment in ways that make transit systems faster and more user-friendly, via fe…

Published: November 18, 2016 - 6:54 am @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/11/17/the-future-o…

Valley school districts recognize need for school nurses

By Natalie Tarangioli | Cronkite News PHOENIX – School nurses do more than bandage scraped knees – they often provide a lifeline to student’s …

Published: November 18, 2016 - 6:53 am @ https://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/2016/11/17/school-n…

Electoral College Names: Who Are the Electors Who Will Vote for President?

Hillary Clinton may have won the popular vote, but Donald Trump won the electoral college and will be President of the United States. But mill…

Published: November 15, 2016 - 2:48 pm @ http://heavy.com/news/2016/11/electoral-college-na…

Meet Arizona Agriculture’s Sossaman Family

By Arizona Farm Bureau’s Communication, Ag Education and Marketing Director Julie Murphree: Where to begin with this farm family. Their farm h…

Published: November 15, 2016 - 6:43 am @ http://info.azfb.org/blog/meet-arizona-agriculture…

Architects Reject AIA’s Call to “Work With” Trump

Architects around the country are speaking out against the American Institute of Architects after the professional organization made a post-el…

Published: November 14, 2016 - 2:28 pm @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/11/14/architects-r…

Jim James

With: Twin Limb Boston, MA QUESTIONS?  PLEASE CONTACT WONDERFUL UNION SUPPORT More Details With: Twin Limb Boston, MA QUESTIONS?  PLEASE CONTA…

Published: November 14, 2016 - 2:27 pm @ http://jimjames.com/events

Campaign Finance Laws Poised for Rollback Under Trump

President-elect Donald Trump could find common ground with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., in efforts to overhaul political mon…

Published: November 14, 2016 - 10:56 am @ http://www.rollcall.com/news/politics/campaign-fin…

Why Did Arizona Just Say No to Marijuana Legalization in 2016?

Ray Stern A A Marijuana legalization has apparently failed in Arizona, with uncounted votes unlikely to turn the defeat into victory as they d…

Published: November 12, 2016 - 6:50 am @ http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/news/why-did-arizon…

Arizona soldier mentioned at national Veterans Day observance

WASHINGTON (KPHO/KTVK) - A local inspirational wounded warrior who has developed a personal relationship with President Obama was mentioned du…

Published: November 11, 2016 - 2:42 pm @ http://www.cbs5az.com/story/33688945/arizona-soldi…

2016 Digital Cities: Winners Focus on Transparency, Security, Infrastructure

The 2016 Digital Cities Survey results are in. Dozens of cities were selected by a judging panel at the Center for Digital Government as the m…

Published: November 10, 2016 - 9:27 am @ http://www.govtech.com/dc/articles/Digital-Cities-…

Here’s some advice for you, President Trump, from scientists

The voters have chosen Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States. So now it’s time for scientists to share their thoughts wit…

Published: November 9, 2016 - 9:46 am @ http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/11/here-s-some…

Milwaukee Is Claiming Its Excess Street Space for Bicycling

Milwaukee has shrunk since the 1960s, when its population was about 19 percent bigger than today, leaving the city with a lot of excess road c…

Published: November 8, 2016 - 8:33 am @ http://www.streetsblog.net/2016/11/07/milwaukee-is…

These are the three worst prosecutors up for election tomorrow

Bill Montgomery in Maricopa County, Arizona Fighting to maintain racially-biased marijuana prohibition As we previously reported, Montgomery i…

Published: November 8, 2016 - 8:32 am @ http://www.dailykos.com/story/2016/11/7/1592807/-T…

It's Not Your Imagination: Early Voting Took A Really Long Time In Some Places

Voters and election officials across the country reported long wait times for early voting in the lead-up to Tuesday’s election. From Boston t…

Published: November 8, 2016 - 3:01 am @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/early-voting-l…

These are the three worst prosecutors up for election tomorrow

Bill Montgomery in Maricopa County, Arizona Fighting to maintain racially-biased marijuana prohibition As we previously reported, Montgomery i…

Published: November 7, 2016 - 7:27 pm @ http://www.dailykos.com/story/2016/11/07/1592807/-…

Arizona Agriculture's Veterans: In Great Company

Today’s modern U.S. military is no exception. You can find countless examples in our own Arizona Farm Bureau. As Veterans Day nears this Novem…

Published: November 7, 2016 - 4:26 pm @ http://info.azfb.org/blog/arizona-agricultures-vet…

ASU's Secret Garden finds its place in campus lore

"A" Mountain. Palm Walk. The Memorial Union. Arizona State University is filled with unique and iconic locations on its Tempe campus, but ther…

Published: November 6, 2016 - 6:15 pm @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/arizona/asus-secr…

The Final Stretch: The Chaotic Super PACs Supporting Donald Trump

font size decrease font size increase font size Print During the primaries, Donald Trump denounced super PACs and boasted that he was self-fun…

Published: November 5, 2016 - 8:34 pm @ http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/38234-the-final…

Gov. Brown Appoints New Public Utility Commissioners to Replace Florio and Sandoval

Martha Guzman Aceves and Clifford Rechtschaffen both come from the governor’s office with strong environmental protection backgrounds. Martha …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:14 am @ https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/gov.-…

Mail truck tips on Mesa street

MESA, Ariz. - A mail truck ended up on its side in a crash Wednesday. Mesa police say a single-vehicle collision left the United States Postal…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:12 am @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/valley/mail-truck…

Creator of the Red Solo Cup dies at 84

FOX 32 NEWS - The creator of the Red Solo Cup died on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at the age of 84. Robert Leo Hulseman lived in Northfield, …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:07 am @ http://www.fox4news.com/trending/225996868-story

Raw sewage bubbles out of ground, Mesa apartment residents fed up

MESA, AZ - People who live at one apartment complex in Mesa said they have a problem that stinks — raw sewage bubbling up out of the ground an…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 6:35 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

Engie: Renewables Could Drag Oil Prices Down To $10 a Barrel

Here are some of the stories we’re reading this morning. Here are some of the stories we’re reading this morning. editors news feed engie The …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 6:04 am @ https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/Engie…

$5k reward offered after 23 guns stolen in Mesa

MESA, AZ - A $5,000 reward is being offered in the theft of 23 firearms from a Mesa gun shop earlier this month.  According to the Mesa Police…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 11:53 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

Chandler PD arrest 21-year-old accused of stabbing man

CHANDLER, AZ - Chandler police have arrested a 21-year-old man who they believe stabbed a man multiple times.  According to police, Miguel Ang…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 11:51 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

CONSCIOUSNESS

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Published: December 30, 2016 - 8:49 pm @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=5s&v=erSd5xep30w

Donald Trump’s Top 10 Campaign Moments

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER 1.) “You’re Going To Get So Tired Of Winning” SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER A consistent theme of Donald Trump’s popul…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 6:47 pm @ http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2016/12/28…

Man claims police brutality against Mesa officer

MESA, AZ - A Mesa man is claiming police brutality against the Mesa Police Department after he was shoved to the ground while riding his bicyc…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 6:17 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

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