PHOENIX (AP) — Criticized for its own handling of head injuries, the NFL launched an extensive lobbying campaign to pass laws protecting kids who get concussions while playing sports. The result: Within just five years, every state had a law on the books.
Whether one is heading to the big game or just about town this week and especially next weekend, there are a few of watchwords to remember, according to Valley public safety and transportation officials: Plan ahead and leave early — well before the scheduled 4:30 p.m. kickoff.
I just read the letter by our state Rep. Bob Robson, his bill regarding making capital investment available to our three state universities over a 33-year period. This is the first time I’ve read anything that didn’t just hand over money for an untested project.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Refusing to bend to the new Republican Congress, President Barack Obama unveiled Tuesday night an ambitious State of the Union agenda steeped in Democratic priorities, including tax increases on the wealthy, education and child-care help for the middle class and a torrent of veto threats for the GOP's own plans.
Since all the top offices in Arizona turned over this year and we have a whole new cast of elected officials, I’ve been very interested in what they are bringing to the table. After listening to and reading their pronouncements, I can’t say that I heard anything really new.
Running is what helped Ahwatukee Foothills resident Angela Cochran cope when her son began having seizures at just 2 years old. And now, with the seizures under control, it’s running that is helping her pay it forward to Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
An Illinois bishop who performed a “minor exorcism” on the governor of that state over same-sex marriage will be the guest speaker at the annual Red Mass here marking the beginning of the legislative session.
New Year's resolutions are easier to make than to keep, especially when it comes to dieting. While life can often seem at odds with your health and fitness goals, there are plenty of ways to avoid common pitfalls this New Year and stay on the weight loss track.