STORIES

STRUGGLING IN SILENCE: POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION

One in seven women will suffer from postpartum depression, but a study in the Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities found that Latina women are 40% more likely to experience the condition.

PROTECTING THE SECOND AMENDMENT

As the Arizona Legislature considers restrictions on firearms, gun owners share their views on what the Second Amendment means to them.

TRUMP VISITS PHOENIX

Live coverage from the line outside President Donald Trump's rally at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum

HOW VIRUSES SPREAD

With the recent outbreak of novel coronavirus, Cronkite News takes a look at the factors the CDC says contribute to the spread of disease.

PREVENTING DIABETES

Native Health offers a free 20-week course to help indigenous people make simple and healthful meals that are good for diabetics.

POWERING A NATION

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Over 15,000 Navajo families still don't have access to electricity. After the closures of the Kayenta Mine and Navajo Generating Station left hundreds without jobs, solar energy is trying to step in to power the Nation.

NAVAJO IMPEACHMENT OPINIONS

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We wanted to know what people thought of the impeachment inquiry on the Navajo Nation, so we traveled to a Window Rock gas station to find out.

LEFTOVER PUMPKIN PROBLEM

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Halloween has come to an end, but pumpkin patches around the country still have millions of leftovers. Here's how one pumpkin patch is saving the planet by pitching their pumpkins.

CLIMATE CHANGEMAKER

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The U.S. is withdrawing from the Paris Agreement, an international pledge made to cut greenhouse gas emissions, but how will that affect Arizona? One NAU scientist is on the committee trying to figure it out.

SUSTAINABLE PLASTIC FROM CACTUSES

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Mexican engineers may have found a solution to the prickly problem of plastic bag waste: make plastic out of cactus juice. The plant-based film breaks down in weeks rather than centuries.

MAKING WATER FROM SUNLIGHT

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Halloween has come to an end, but pumpkin patches around the country still have millions of leftovers. Here's how one pumpkin patch is saving the planet by pitching their pumpkins.

THE POWER OF REUSE

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Few people think about what happens to their cabinets, sinks and electrical fixtures when they remodel their homes. Stardust Building Supply is giving these and similar items a second life.

AMAZON RAINFOREST FIRES

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Fires in the Amazon rainforest have been bigger and more numerous this year. New satellite images provide insight to the phenomenon.

WALK OR REBUILD

Flames

FOSTER IMMIGRANTS

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What started out as a small church offering help to migrants recently released from ICE detention centers has turned into a massive mission for churches across Metro-Phoenix.

After wildfires in Northern California scorched thousands of homes, many victims are still living in makeshift housing. Blaze Radio’s Jordan Elder finds out what's next for these people from a small town in Arizona that is no stranger to fires.

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