There were 30 students suspended at David Crockett Elementary School in the 2014-15 school year. The year after the mindfulness program was implemented, the total halved itself.
Dec. 7, 2016

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On Nov. 30, Phoenix-based TGen — the Translational Genomics Research Institute — announced a new alliance with City of Hope in the goal of making precision medicine a common thing for patients.
Dec. 7, 2016
Marijuana
Proposition 205, which would have legalized recreational marijuana in Arizona, was defeated on Nov. 8. But that hasn’t slowed discussion about marijuana — specifically medical — in the state.
Dec. 7, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump has named retired Gen. James Mattis as his choice to be the next U.S. defense secretary.
Dec. 7, 2016
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During the 2016 legislative session, approval was given for the addition of two new justices to the Arizona Supreme Court.
Dec. 7, 2016
climate change
Climate change explains cooler winters and hotter summers in the valley. It may also explain an increasingly wetter valley. A study released Monday said the valley is in one of the key regions expected to be most affected by changing weather patterns.
Dec. 7, 2016

NPR News

Rents in the Bay Area are among the highest in the country, pushing many artists into illegal work/live spaces like the Ghost Ship, where a fire left 36 dead. Now, officials vow to step up regulation.
Dec. 7, 2016
Years after Pearl Harbor and decades before a proposed "Muslim Registry," Sammy Lee tried to "prove that in America, I could do anything." America hasn't always been convinced.
Dec. 7, 2016
President-elect Donald J. Trump said on the campaign trail that school choice is "the new civil rights issue of our time." But talk of school choice is, at best, confusing.
Dec. 7, 2016
A new report from the Overseas Development Institute finds that impoverished children are working long hours in violation of the country's labor laws.
Dec. 7, 2016
A Pew Research Center study finds that people do not feel as overloaded by information as they did a decade ago. In fact, people with more access to information find it helps them simplify their life.
Dec. 7, 2016