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A Passion for Telling True Stories: An Interview With Journalist Fernanda Santos of The New York Times

Daniel A. Olivas | Posted 11.10.2016 | Latino Voices
Daniel A. Olivas

Santos has reported in three languages, in Latin America and the United States. She began her career in journalism in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, her home country. Santos says that this is where she "bore witness to violence, inequality and immeasurable hope."

Rethinking Professional Development: Using Mindfulness to Explore the Emotional Labor of Teaching

Elizabeth Frias, PhD | Posted 09.08.2016 | Education
Elizabeth Frias, PhD

Taking the time to practice mindfulness is an excellent opportunity for teachers to stop, sit quietly, and bring awareness to their emotions and how those emotions may be affecting them physiologically.

Q&A: Roc Arnett - Future of the Phoenix East Valley

Viputheshwar Sitaraman | Posted 05.20.2015 | Business
Viputheshwar Sitaraman

Do Arizona municipalities have what it takes to make the state one of the top places to do business in? Roc Arnett, president of East Valley Partnership, thinks so.

Dozens Of Homeless Kids Are Sleeping In Arizona State Buildings

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.27.2014 | Impact

Although it's been happening for years, the Arizona Department of Child Safety began keeping records of the homeless children sleeping in state-operat...

Is the Housing Boom in Phoenix Creating Another Bubble?

Anita Verma | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Anita Verma

The current market portends a promising future for growth of Phoenix. We have survived one of the worst real estate recessions of all times, and now we are moving into time of expansion for housing. In a state that sees sunlight 85 percent of the year, the future of Metro Phoenix's housing market is just as bright!

Buy It, and They Will Come: How Land Grows People

Anita Verma | Posted 12.09.2013 | Business
Anita Verma

I recently had the privilege of meeting Judd Herberger, a family name that is well known in all of Arizona. While I had attended performances at the H...

Obama Returning To Arizona To Tout Housing Recovery

Reuters | Posted 10.05.2013 | Politics

* Obama to speak about housing's rebound in Arizona * Speech returns to themes of address given in 2009 * Arizona typica...

How to Spend a Week in Arizona, Part 1: Greater Phoenix

Scott Bridges | Posted 07.29.2013 | Travel
Scott Bridges

Phoenix is a city encompassing 27 communities and 4 million residents that has been occupied for the last two millennia, and upon its founding was named Pumpkinville for the pumpkins that were grown along irrigation canals. In the last decade or so, downtown Phoenix has experienced a resurgence.

Bus Driver Allegedly Offers Boy $1 For Sex (GRAPHIC LANGUAGE)

Huffington Post | Posted 06.29.2012 | Crime

A man is accused of offering a young boy $1 to have sex with him. An Arizona couple working for their local school district -- one as a bus driver,...

Gabriel Lerner

WATCH: Gay Siblings Tell Of Coming Out To Their Traditional Latino Family | Gabriel Lerner | Posted 03.25.2012 | Latino Voices

It is natural for parents to daydream about their children's future and to worry about the things which may cause misery or harm to them. In many Hisp...

BlackVoices History Quest: Phoenix

Posted 04.19.2012 | Black Voices

Today's edition of Black Voices Black History Quest is based in Phoenix. You can plan a trip with your family to these places with the helpful map,...

Inheriting Alzheimer's: Research See If Disease Could Be Prevented With Drug Treatment Years Before Dementia Begins

New York Times | Posted 12.04.2011 | Fifty

For the Betancur family, it was a kind of pilgrimage, an act of faith in science. In September, four family members traveled from Medellin, Colombi...

WATCH: Monstrous Dust Storm Swallows Phoenix

Posted 09.05.2011 | Green

A monstrous dust storm roared through Phoenix, Arizona on Tuesday night, delaying flights and causing power outages for thousands of people. The AP...

Southwest, pilots reach labor accord for jetliner | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

AP Photo/Matt YorkA Southwest Airlines pilot does a pre-flight engine inspection at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix in this file photo. So...

Rockies swept by D-backs

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PHOENIX -- Steven Drew homered and had four RBIs, Kelly Johnson hit a two-run shot and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off Colorado 10-9 Thursday night ...

No McNipples on the menu at this Phoenix McDonald's

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Got milk? Clarissa Bradford took her family, including a five-month-old son, to aMcDonald's in Phoenix , and while the rest of the family noshed on t...

Colorado GOP in Arizona to talk about immigration

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Copyright 2010 The Aspen Times. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.The Aspen TimesColorado...

1 Arizona prison escapee captured in Wyoming

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PHOENIX - Federal agents have captured an escapee from an Arizona prison in Wyoming, but are still searching for another inmate and a suspected accom...

Lady Gaga Denounces Arizona Immigration Law

Advocate. | Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Lady Gaga denounced the new immigration law in Arizona when she took the stage in Phoenix on Saturday night....

Missing Girl Found 7 Years Later: Amber Rose Nicklas, California Native, Found In Phoenix

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California (CNN) -- A California girl who had been missing for almost seven years was found Wednesday by police in Phoenix, Arizona, auth...

Tom Tancredo calls out "brown supremacists" after Arizona immigration rally

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last month, a representative from Americans For Legal Immigration blasted ex-Congressman Tom Tancredo for pledging to participate in a June 5 rally in...

New Rockies spring training facility named

Denver Business Journal | Denver Business Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announced Friday that the official name of the new Phoenix-area spring training facility under construct...

Jon Pittenger

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Jon Pittenger Aspen, CO Colorado Jon Pittenger of Glenwood Springs passed away Nov. 3, 2009. He was 50.Jon was born in Columbia, Mo. on July 16, 19...

Colorado Authorities ID Murder Victim From 1955

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Boulder County's famed "Jane Doe" - the homicide victim whose identity has been a mystery for more than five decades - has been identified by the sher...

Judge Orders Phoenix Church To Stop Feeding Homeless

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The homeless in Phoenix, Ariz. will have to find a new place for a pancake breakfast after a court ruling forced a neighborhood church to shut down it...