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Mom stranded for 36 hours in Grand Canyon snow shares survival story

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - She was missing for 36 hours, lost in the snow near the Grand Canyon. Karen Klein spoke Monday, sharing the terrifying s…

Published: December 27, 2016 - 4:12 am @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/arizona/mom-stran…

Phoenix freeway closed down after two men injured in shooting

PHOENIX — Two men have been transported to the hospital in “serious conditions” after a shooting closed down a major Phoenix freeway Monday ni…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 7:55 pm @ http://ktar.com/story/1403195/phoenix-police-offic…

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe lays wreaths in Hawaii before historic Pearl Harbor visit

Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe has laid wreaths and visited memorials in Hawaii ahead of a visit to the site of the 1941 bombing that plun…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 7:31 pm @ https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/dec/27/ja…

Japan's Abe in Hawaii to visit Pearl Harbor with Obama

HONOLULU (AFP) -  Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Hawaii on Monday ahead of a symbolic meeting with President Barack Obama at the…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 5:58 pm @ http://www.france24.com/en/20161226-japans-abe-haw…

Holiday shopping continues in Tucson thanks to gift cards

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Parking lots of malls and shopping centers around southern Arizona are packed full of cars the day after Christ…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 5:24 pm @ http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/34132523/holida…

Mom drinks pee, eats twigs to survive 26-mile hike to safety

A 46-year-old mom ate twigs and drank her own urine while trudging nearly 30 miles through up to three feet of snow in northern Arizona before…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 4:56 pm @ http://nypost.com/2016/12/26/mom-drinks-pee-eats-t…

The Experiential Turn (PDF Download Available)

See all ›1 FigureDownload full-text PDFAbstractFor futures studies to impact mainstream culture and contribute to civilisation-scale “social f…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 3:55 pm @ https://www.researchgate.net/publication/311910011…

Weird Phoenix crimes: 10 craziest Valley crimes of 2016

ARIZONA - Did you hear the one about the man taking a bath in his front yard? How about the one where a man threatened to inject people with H…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 2:52 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/crime/weird-phoenix-crim…

The Animals That Went Extinct in 2016

It's a tradition here at Living Alongside Wildlife to gather in one place a summary of all the animals that went extinct in the previous year.…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 12:52 pm @ http://www.livingalongsidewildlife.com/2016/12/the…

Lehigh Valley woman ate twigs, drank urine to survive

The Northampton Community College professor who survived more than a day exposed to Grand Canyon snow and freezing temperatures made it in par…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 12:21 pm @ http://www.philly.com/philly/news/Lehigh-Valley-wo…

Ariz. sheriff's official: Rescue of missing family 'a Christmas miracle'

By Paul Davenport  Associated Press ARIZONA — A sheriff's official says it was "a Christmas miracle" that searchers found and rescued members …

Published: December 26, 2016 - 10:20 am @ https://www.policeone.com/patrol-issues/articles/2…

What If California Had Won the 1963 Case Over the Division of the Colorado River?

... & the West Blog Daniel Piraino via Flickr By Felicity Barringer This is the first of a series of occasional posts looking at at how th…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 9:48 am @ https://west.stanford.edu/news/blogs/and-the-west-…

AI was everywhere in 2016

At the Four Seasons hotel in South Korea, AlphaGO stunned grandmaster Lee Sodol at the complex and highly intuitive game of Go. Google's artif…

Published: December 25, 2016 - 3:59 pm @ https://www.engadget.com/2016/12/25/ai-was-everywh…

Sheriff's official says rescue of Pennsylvania family a 'Christmas miracle'

A sheriff's official says it was "a Christmas miracle" that searchers found and rescued members of a Pennsylvania family stranded in two separ…

Published: December 25, 2016 - 2:28 pm @ http://www.foxnews.com/us/2016/12/25/sheriffs-offi…

What’s The Job Of An Executive Music Producer On A Movie? by Harvey Mason, Jr. of SING Movie

CONNECT WITH HARVEY MASON JR. Harveymasonmedia.com IMDB Instagram.com/harveymasonjr Twitter     Watch the trailer to SING here on Youtube….buy…

Published: December 24, 2016 - 8:49 pm @ http://filmcourage.com/2016/12/25/whats-job-execut…

Sheriff's official: Family's rescue near Grand Canyon's North Rim 'a Christmas miracle'

PHOENIX — A sheriff's official called a Saturday rescue "a Christmas miracle" after searchers found members of a Pennsylvania family stranded …

Published: December 24, 2016 - 8:49 pm @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2016/12/…

Phoenix sees rainy weather, snow forces road closures in northern Arizona

PHOENIX — Rain was in the forecast for Saturday, but wind gusts and a dust storm warning hit the Phoenix area along with the expected wet weat…

Published: December 24, 2016 - 8:40 pm @ http://ktar.com/story/1401795/phoenix-weather-dust…

Interview with Carew Papritz Author of The Legacy Letters @CarewPapritz

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Published: December 24, 2016 - 9:14 am @ http://mizmeliz.com/carew-papritz/

How Tucson Uses Rain and Greywater to Keep Local Gardens Lush

When Brisbane, Australia, suffered a massive drought in 2007, the city passed an ordinance that required new homes to include cisterns to capt…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 11:57 pm @ http://www.triplepundit.com/2016/12/tucson-uses-gr…

A Photo Essay

On December 2, Ruth Fowler joined a convoy of approximately 4,500 veterans heading to North Dakota in response to a plea put out by Michael Wo…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 11:04 pm @ http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/12/23/veterans-fo…

Photo of Arizona boy adopted days before Christmas goes viral

PHOENIX — A photo of a Phoenix boy who was adopted just days before Christmas has touched the heart of the internet and gone viral. Tara Montg…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 4:53 pm @ http://ktar.com/story/1400968/photo-arizona-boy-ad…

Hiking Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale, Arizona

Please follow and like us:0http://www.hikebiketravel.com/29088/hiking-camelback-mountain-scottsdale-arizona/14k00A few hours of hiking Camelba…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:53 am @ http://www.hikebiketravel.com/29088/hiking-camelba…

15 Great Places to Retire in 2017

After a long career of working hard and likely living in just one town or city, retirement becomes a great opportunity to not only stop workin…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:53 am @ http://www.lifehack.org/510734/15-great-places-retire-2017


The Best Theatre Colleges in Every State for 2017

All over this country there are fantastic programs that are teaching young artists the crafts of acting, directing, musical theatre, design, e…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:48 am @ http://www.onstageblog.com/columns/2016/12/20/the-…

Todd Gilliland joins Kyle Busch Motorsports in NASCAR Truck Series

Kyle Busch Motorsports announced on Wednesday the addition of reigning NASCAR K&N Pro Series West champion Todd Gilliland to its part-time…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:48 am @ http://autoweek.com/article/nascar-camping-world-t…

Scientists Could Learn an Important Lesson From Trump’s Victory

A few years ago, residents of Opelika, Alabama, noticed that something was very wrong with the local waterway. The waters of Saugahatchee Cree…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:51 am @ http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_te…

For the holidays this year, give yourself the gift of solitude

Ponte Vecchio, for lack of a less hackneyed word, glittered.

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:50 am @ http://qz.com/864378/for-the-holidays-this-year-gi…

TEP steps in to keep lights on at Winterhaven Festival

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A Tucson holiday tradition for many is no longer at risk of going dark. Tucson Electric Power announced it will…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:52 am @ http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/34119154/tep-st…

Scottsdale brand growth shapes new event development program

The brand of Scottsdale is a lucrative property and city leaders believe perpetuating the strength of that property is an investment risk wort…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:50 am @ http://www.scottsdaleindependent.com/news/scottsda…

Iraqi Peace Activist Forced to Change T-Shirt Bearing Arabic Script Before Boarding Plane at JFK

This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today.DonateTopicsArabs and Muslims in America War on Terror On a trip back from the Middle…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:49 am @ https://www.democracynow.org/2006/8/21/iraqi_peace…

Gila Trout Return to Waterway After Devastating Fire

Wear and tear on boot soles and a helicopter—that’s what it took to get 1,033 Gila trout safely placed in the remote headwaters of Mineral Cre…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:45 am @ http://sportingclassicsdaily.com/gila-trout-return…

Hundreds die every week from an opioid-related overdose

The faces and stories below are a snapshot of the devastating opioid epidemic sweeping across the United States. Publicly acknowledging that a…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:47 am @ http://www.businessinsider.com/opioid-related-over…

Uber moving self-driving car testing from California to Arizona

PHOENIX — Rideshare giant Uber announced Thursday that it would relocate its self-driving car program from California to Arizona. The decision…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:43 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1399847/uber-moving-self-dri…

Phoenix man arrested on weapons charges was planning ISIS-inspired attack

PHOENIX — The FBI terrorism task force arrested a Phoenix man allegedly suspected of planning an ISIS-inspired terrorist attack in Arizona on …

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:46 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1400039/fbi-phoenix-man-arre…

Why opening a charter school is like opening your own business

The “school choice” movement in the United States is bound to get a huge boost from President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Betsy DeVos, a…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:47 am @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/w…

Net metering to become a thing of the past for Arizona solar power customers

PHOENIX — Arizona utility regulators have adopted a new policy on how solar customers pay for their power. On Tuesday, the Arizona Corporation…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:39 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1399048/net-metering-become-…

Tucson Electric Power to sponsor Winterhaven for next five years

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Tucson Electric Power is stepping up to sponsor one of Tucson's longest holiday traditions - the Winterhaven Fe…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:42 am @ http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/34115026/tucson…

Money AZ homeowners can save on solar is going down

PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) - The cost of "going solar" in Arizona is going up. The Arizona Corporation Commission just made a major decision that wil…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:40 am @ http://www.cbs5az.com/story/34110770/money-az-home…

Star Wars visits the Phoenix Zoo

PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) - The Phoenix Zoo is all decorated for the holidays. Millions of lights hang from trees throughout the park. It's a fun ti…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:36 am @ http://www.cbs5az.com/story/34111881/star-wars-vis…

New Year's Eve in Phoenix: 8 family-friendly NYE events in Phoenix

PHOENIX - When you're young, staying up until midnight is always the goal, but it usually doesn't happen. One minute you were watching TV and …

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:37 am @ http://www.abc15.com/entertainment/events/new-year…

After years on the outside, foes of legal immigration find a louder voice with Trump’s election

After a presidential campaign that sharply divided the country over illegal immigration, some of the nation’s most ardent anti-immigrant advoc…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 2:02 pm @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/after-year…

Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam, Yes to be inducted into Rock Hall

By DAVID BAUDERAssociated Press NEW YORK (AP) - The late rapper Tupac Shakur and Seattle-based rockers Pearl Jam lead a class of Rock and Roll…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 12:57 pm @ http://www.cbs5az.com/story/34095760/tupac-shakur-…

Visiting Two Japanese Internment Camps In Trump's America

Getting to Manzanar, the site of a former Japanese-American internment camp, most often requires a journey — the result of a deliberate choice…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 12:32 pm @ https://www.buzzfeed.com/estherwang/visiting-two-j…


How Emma Stone Got Her Hollywood Ending

Emma Stone's favorite place for sushi in Los Angeles is a no-frills spot in a Sunset Boulevard strip mall, tucked alongside a laser hair-remov…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 11:26 am @ http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/features/rollin…

Ducey administration, AG at odds over minimum wage lawsuit

Business interests are using arguments supplied by the Ducey administration in their bid to quash the minimum wage hike approved last month by voters.

Published: December 21, 2016 - 10:00 am @ http://azcapitoltimes.com/news/2016/12/20/ducey-ad…

Christmas gift: Giordano's opens Phoenix location days before holidays

PHOENIX — The entire Phoenix area received a pretty delicious gift this week: Giordano’s, a famous deep dish Chicago pizza joint, officially o…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 9:29 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1398528/christmas-gift-giord…

Berlin, Mexico City, Tupac Shakur: Your Wednesday Briefing

• Trump’s transition. When President-elect Donald J. Trump chose Rex W. Tillerson for secretary of state, the Exxon Mobil chief executive’s ti…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 6:23 am @ http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/21/briefing/us-brie…

Why Do States Keep Wasting Money on Doomed Abortion Bills?

Taxpayers usually foot the bill—which can reach into the millions—when the fight over unconstitutional abortion restrictions hits the courts.T…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 4:56 am @ http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/12/20/w…

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.-…

Presidential vote in congressional districts points to Democratic risks in 2018

Democrats started the 2016 election cycle with pessimism about their chances of taking back the House of Representatives. For a few moments th…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:13 am @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-politics/…

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…

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