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Portrait: National Association of Hispanic Journalists Chapter at the J-School–News–UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

Back row (left to right): Gabriel Tolliver ('17), Robin Simmonds ('17), Pablo De La Hoya ('18) Front row (left to right): Jackeline Luna ('18)…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 4:51 pm @ https://journalism.berkeley.edu/news/2016/dec/01/p…

How Sanctuary Cities Are Plotting to Resist Trump

On July 1st, 2015, 32-year-old Kate Steinle was walking with her dad at San Francisco's Pier 14 when one of three bullets fired by Juan Franci…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 3:52 pm @ http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/features/how-…




Submissions

The Phoenix Film Festival is looking for the best unproduced short film scripts out there.

Published: December 1, 2016 - 8:45 am @ http://www.phoenixfilmfestival.com/submissions-1

Activists Erupt Over Monsanto Plan to Build GMO Lab on Nation’s Most Sacred Native Farmland

As the ink on the Monsanto/Bayer deal dries, Monsanto is still actively expanding in the United States, even in the face of protests. (In Arge…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 8:44 am @ http://www.healthnutnews.com/activists-erupt-over-…

Their songs and their names will linger in your ears: Pasek and Paul and 'Dear Evan Hansen'

In this age of instant communication, he can’t manage to say anything. The title high-schooler in “Dear Evan Hansen” is an endearing misfit so…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 8:07 am @ http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-ca-cm…

It's a bird... It's a plane... It's the tiniest asteroid!

Science News from research organizations

Published: November 30, 2016 - 8:03 pm @ https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/11/1611…

Joaquin Phoenix and Gus Van Sant reunite for their first film together in over 20 years

Joaquin Phoenix and director Gus Van Sant are up to something good.

Published: November 30, 2016 - 6:34 pm @ http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/11/joaquin-phoe…

Joaquin Phoenix’s next role is gonna be a tricky one

Joaquin Phoenix is attached to star in Good Will Hunting and Milk director Gus Van Sant’s next film, Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot.

Published: November 30, 2016 - 6:33 pm @ http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/fi…

It's a Bird … It's a Plane … It's the Tiniest Asteroid!

A team led by UA astronomer Vishnu Reddy has characterized the smallest known asteroid using Earth-based telescopes. Measuring just six feet a…

Published: November 30, 2016 - 5:34 pm @ https://uanews.arizona.edu/story/its-bird-its-plan…

Plumbing the depths of sorrow with Casey Affleck and Kenneth Lonergan of 'Manchester By the Sea'

Casey Affleck has questions. Kenneth Lonergan also has questions. Together, they found more questions that, in the asking, came to feel someth…

Published: November 30, 2016 - 4:33 pm @ http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/la-et-…

"Drumsticks" of Islay tillite

One fun thing about examining the Port Askaig Tillite in the field is to find odd-shaped exemplars of the unit lying on Islay’s beaches. My fa…

Published: November 30, 2016 - 12:01 pm @ http://blogs.agu.org/mountainbeltway/2016/11/30/dr…



DirecTV Now Debuts, Reveals Full Channel Lineups

November 30, 2016 | 08:13AM PT

Published: November 30, 2016 - 9:30 am @ http://variety.com/2016/digital/news/directv-now-f…

Joaquin Phoenix and Gus Van Sant Reuniting for Cartoonist John Callahan Biopic

Gus Van Sant gave Joaquin Phoenix one of his early breakout films by casting him opposite Nicole Kidman in 1995’s “To Die For,” and it looks l…

Published: November 30, 2016 - 8:29 am @ http://www.indiewire.com/2016/11/joaquin-phoenix-g…

DirecTV Now: everything you want to know

AT&T kicked this week off with some big news: DirecTV Now, its internet TV streaming service, is here. You can sign up starting today for …

Published: November 30, 2016 - 6:59 am @ http://www.theverge.com/2016/11/30/13788934/direct…

You can now watch every 'Harry Potter' film in 90 minutes

LONDON — Back when the Harry Potter film franchise was winding up, quite a few people debated whether or not the final book should have been s…

Published: November 30, 2016 - 5:58 am @ http://mashable.com/2016/11/30/harry-potter-films-…

9 Smart Ways To Earn Money For The Holidays

While the holiday season is filled with giving, family and plenty of good food it’s also a season that’s full of extra earning opportunities.

Published: November 30, 2016 - 4:27 am @ http://thecollegeinvestor.com/18671/earn-extra-mon…

12 tips to guide you through Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV is Square Enix's latest epic -- but the downside to epics is that they can take some getting used to.

Published: November 30, 2016 - 2:56 am @ https://www.cnet.com/news/final-fantasy-xv-tips/


My Moana Dolby Cinema at AMC Experience #shareAMC #Moana #ad

My family and I saw Moana today in Dolby Cinema at AMC, and it was everything I thought it would be and more.  We caught an early morning show…

Published: November 29, 2016 - 8:53 pm @ http://nickisrandommusings.com/moana-dolby-cinema-…

New York’s Alt Right (Part I)

There is no shortage of media coverage for the “Alt Right”—the name for a loosely organized group of white nationalists who’ve rebranded their…

Published: November 29, 2016 - 5:19 pm @ https://nycantifa.wordpress.com/2016/11/29/new-yor…

Wrong-way driver smashes into SUV on Interstate 17 near Phoenix

PHOENIX — Three people were hospitalized after a wrong-way driver in a truck collided head-on with a small SUV on Interstate 17 late Monday.

Published: November 29, 2016 - 9:18 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1372532/wrong-way-driver-sma…

'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' reminds us of the power of courage in the face of evil

The sorcery behind “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” — the eighth story in the J.K. Rowling series, this one written as a stage play — is of…

Published: November 29, 2016 - 4:44 am @ http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm…

J.K. Rowling’s 10 Biggest Harry Potter Revelations of 2016

Despite the fact that Rowling had the Ministry of Magic’s entire stash of Time-Turners destroyed in The Order of the Phoenix to avoid plot hol…

Published: November 29, 2016 - 12:12 am @ http://time.com/4549899/harry-potter-2016-j-k-rowl…

Valley agencies train to respond to situations like at Ohio State University

PHOENIX - Investigators are still looking into whether or not the attacks on Ohio State University's campus are terror related. 

Published: November 28, 2016 - 10:41 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/cen…

Out This Week: Final Fantasy XV, Steep, Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS

With so many new games and movies coming out, it can be hard to keep up. Lucky for you, IGN is here to help with a weekly round-up of the bigg…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 5:06 pm @ http://www.ign.com/articles/2016/11/28/out-this-we…

Zenefits Agrees To $7 Million Settlement With California Regulators

Zenefits has agreed to pay a $7 million fine in a settlement with California regulators, a major milestone that will let the human resources s…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 4:07 pm @ https://www.buzzfeed.com/williamalden/zenefits-wil…


Fritz Weaver, Tony-Winning Character Actor, Dies at 90

Fritz Weaver, a Tony Award-winning character actor who played a German Jewish doctor slain by the Nazis in the 1978 mini-series “Holocaust” an…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 8:34 am @ http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/27/movies/fritz-wea…

Could you use a gift for your small business this holiday?

Feel free to share...December is fast approaching. It’s my favorite time of the year. I love to decorate my Christmas Tree, all the cookies, a…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 8:03 am @ http://succeedasyourownboss.com/use-gift-small-bus…

Combative, Populist Steve Bannon Found His Man in Donald Trump

When Julia Jones arrived at her office in Santa Monica at 8 a.m. — by Hollywood screenwriter standards, the crack of dawn — she found Stephen …

Published: November 28, 2016 - 7:33 am @ http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/11/27/us/politics/s…

The Rise Of The Social Robot

“How Do You Do?” I was deeply alone. My family was in the next room, laughing and screwing around with Legos or puzzles or something. I was st…

Published: November 28, 2016 - 2:31 am @ https://medium.com/social-robots/the-rise-of-the-s…


Getting Prepared to Fight Against Trump Immigration Raids and Deportations

Organizers say now is the time to prepare for resistance.

Published: November 27, 2016 - 10:28 pm @ http://www.alternet.org/immigration/how-prepare-no…

Gordon Parks' Never-Before-Seen Photos Of 1950s Segregation

Gordon Parks was only a teenager when he left his hometown of Fort Scott, Kansas. The youngest of 15, Parks chose to make a living for himself…

Published: November 27, 2016 - 2:25 pm @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/16/gordon-pa…

‘Lion’ Takes Big Share Of Thanksgiving Weekend; ‘Manchester’ & ‘Loving’ Show Gusto

The Weinstein Company’s Lion roared atop the Thanksgiving Specialty box office, also managing to capture the weekend’s highest per theater ave…

Published: November 27, 2016 - 1:25 pm @ http://deadline.com/2016/11/lion-manchester-loving…

Black Friday online sales hit record highs, per Adobe

Holiday shoppers eager to snag big discounts turned to the internet in record fashion this week, one tracking company said, driving online sal…

Published: November 27, 2016 - 10:23 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1371189/dialing-up-deals-bla…

The Porn Business Isn’t Anything Like You Think It Is

Midway through the second season of Silicon Valley, the HBO series that so skillfully spoofs the Bay Area tech scene, the plot turns to porn.

Published: November 27, 2016 - 7:52 am @ https://www.wired.com/2015/10/the-porn-business-is…

Resisting Donald Trump: Getting prepared to fight immigration raids and deportations

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. “After the election, we’ve been asking folks to prepare,” Armando Carmona, spokesperson for the …

Published: November 27, 2016 - 4:50 am @ http://www.salon.com/2016/11/27/resisting-donald-t…


A Time for Treason

photo by Gregory Halpern

Published: November 26, 2016 - 11:12 am @ https://thenewinquiry.com/features/a-time-for-treason/

There Is A Real Polar Express In Arizona!

PHOENIX - Hold onto your footie pajamas and keep your eyes wide open! Take a ride to the North Pole and receive your own silver bell on the Po…

Published: November 26, 2016 - 7:40 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/state/there-is-a-real-po…

Movies in a Minute: 'Moana'

“Moana,” the newest flick from Disney, is about a Polynesian island that is in danger. A young girl must seek out the demigod Maui to help sav…

Published: November 26, 2016 - 1:07 am @ http://ktar.com/story/1370143/movies-minute-moana/

Man arrested after saying armed person was at Harkins Norterra 14

PHOENIX - Police have taken a man into custody after he yelled out that he had seen someone with a handgun at a Harkins Theatre on Friday even…

Published: November 25, 2016 - 8:17 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/nor…

It's Black Friday on the App Store

★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon. ★

Published: November 25, 2016 - 5:32 pm @ http://toucharcade.com/2016/11/25/its-black-friday…

Nearly Half of American Voters Expect Worsened Race Relations

“Nearly half of U.S. voters (46%) expect [Donald J.] Trump’s election to lead to worse race relations, while just 25% say they will improve (2…

Published: November 25, 2016 - 4:45 pm @ http://www.theroot.com/blog/journal-isms/nearly-ha…

Tucson police release images of officers, suspect in shooting

TUCSON, AZ - Tucson police say an officer who shot is progressing but remains in critical condition. Officer Jorge Tequida was shot in the sho…

Published: December 3, 2016 - 5:11 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-central-southern-…

Car plows into Phoenix restaurant; impairment suspected

PHOENIX - Police took one person into custody after a car rammed into a restaurant in central Phoenix on Friday evening.  According to the Pho…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 9:31 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/cen…

Remains of Pfc. Daniel Hunt, killed in Korea, find final resting place in Arizona 65 years later

PHOENIX - The homecoming more than a generation in the waiting finally happened this week.

Published: December 2, 2016 - 9:30 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/nor…

Arizona Coyotes make holiday visit to Phoenix Children's Hospital

PHOENIX — The Arizona Coyotes took some time Friday afternoon to put smiles on children’s faces. The hockey team visited Phoenix Children’s Ho…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 7:04 pm @ http://ktar.com/story/1377129/arizona-coyotes-make…

One Day to Explore Arizona

Since you’re here for American Farm Bureau’s Annual Meeting in January and you’ve booked an extra day in Arizona, we’ve got some travel ideas …

Published: December 2, 2016 - 6:04 pm @ https://www.azfb.org/Article/So-youve-got-one-day-…

Tucson ministry hosting 'Back The Blue' event in honor of injured TPD officers

The Gospel Echoes of Tucson ministry is planning a "Back The Blue demonstration" Friday evening, Dec. 2, on the corner of Grant Road and Oracl…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 3:59 pm @ http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/33856183/local-…






Yet another restaurant coming to downtown Gilbert: Culinary Dropout at The Yard

For months I’ve been asking Sam Fox‘s people about rumors his Culinary Dropout concept is coming to downtown Gilbert, but always was told, ‘‘W…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 3:29 pm @ http://mouthbysouthwest.com/2016/12/02/yet-another…


Remarkable gains for farm animals in 2016

Each December, I write a series of blogs running through the big accomplishments of the year for The HSUS, Humane Society International, and o…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 11:25 am @ http://blog.humanesociety.org/wayne/2016/12/hsus-f…

Fine Art Complex 1101 Vandalized in Tempe

Lynn Trimble A A Tempe gallery Fine Art Complex 1101 was vandalized this week. When gallery director Grant Vetter drove past the gallery on Tu…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 10:56 am @ http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/fine-art-compl…

MXSW Weekend Guide for Dec. 2-4

Grand opening at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Chandler

Published: December 2, 2016 - 10:29 am @ http://mouthbysouthwest.com/2016/12/02/mxsw-weeken…

Blog: McDonald's will install self-serve kiosks at locations nationwide

In light of several cities passing $15-an-hour minimum wage laws, McDonald's will install self-serve kiosks at many locations around the count…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 10:02 am @ http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2016/12/mcdona…

Best Winter Escapes in the United States

The Alaska Railroad operates year-round, connecting Anchorage and Fairbanks. Watch landscapes drenched in ivory, sapphire blue skies, and wild…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 8:59 am @ http://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/best-trip…

The 100 best restaurants in America, according to OpenTable

Reservation-booking site OpenTable just announced its picks for the best restaurants in America for 2016.

Published: December 2, 2016 - 7:53 am @ http://www.businessinsider.com/best-restaurants-in…

Cabinet roundup: Trump decides on retired USMC Gen. Mattis as defense secretary

NEW YORK, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired four-star USMC Gen. James Mattis as his secretary of defense, report…

Published: December 1, 2016 - 3:22 pm @ http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2016/12/01/Cabinet-…

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What Exactly Is “Military Artificial Intelligence”?

We are in an era of existential fear of technology. Luminaries like Bill Joy, Elon Musk, and Stephen Hawking have warned against emerging tech…

Published: December 3, 2016 - 8:44 am @ http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_te…

11 holiday activities to do around Arizona this weekend

It's beginning to look a lot like... Never mind, you get it. It was starting to get that way long before even Thanksgiving. The Christmas musi…

Published: December 3, 2016 - 8:12 am @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/valley/11-holiday…

11 Holiday DIY and Crafting Events in Metro Phoenix This December

Lauren Cusimano A A From making your own ornaments and Christmas cards to make-and-take painting classes and building your own hand drum, the …

Published: December 3, 2016 - 7:44 am @ http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/11-holiday-diy…

What's the most Instagrammed place in every state?

From the White House to the Grand Canyon, the United States has a lot of iconic places to photograph. Did you really visit if you didn't post …

Published: December 3, 2016 - 7:08 am @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2016/12/01/what…

A-10s to do flyover during USS Arizona memorial's dedication

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Air Force attack jets will fly over the University of Arizona mall Sunday as part of a ceremony marking the 75th annivers…

Published: December 3, 2016 - 7:12 am @ http://www.dcourier.com/news/2016/dec/03/-10s-do-f…

DIN And Dash: A Short Thesis On DineEquity

DineEquity (NYSE:DIN) owns and franchises Applebee's Neighbor Bar and Grill and International House of Pancakes (IHOP) with over 3,700 restaur…

Published: December 3, 2016 - 5:12 am @ http://seekingalpha.com/article/4027986-din-dash-s…

Tucson police release images of officers, suspect in shooting

TUCSON, AZ - Tucson police say an officer who shot is progressing but remains in critical condition. Officer Jorge Tequida was shot in the sho…

Published: December 3, 2016 - 5:11 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-central-southern-…

7 Things to Know About Secretary of Defense Nominee James Mattis

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER 1. His nicknames include “Chaos,” “Mad Dog,” and “The Warrior Monk.” The most commonly used of these nicknames is “…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 10:39 pm @ http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2016/12…

FACT CHECK: Trump Won 3,084 of 3,141 Counties, Clinton Won 57

Claim: President-elect Donald Trump won 3,084 of America's 3,141 counties; Hillary Clinton won just 57. false Example: [Collected via e-mail a…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 10:09 pm @ http://www.snopes.com/trump-won-3084-of-3141-count…

Car plows into Phoenix restaurant; impairment suspected

PHOENIX - Police took one person into custody after a car rammed into a restaurant in central Phoenix on Friday evening.  According to the Pho…

Published: December 2, 2016 - 9:31 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/cen…

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