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Lenny's Burger to serve 1,000 free meals

PHOENIX - A local business owner decided this year he would take a bite out hunger for Christmas.

Published: December 23, 2016 - 4:58 pm @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/valley/lennys-bur…

"A thousand loving memories:" Readers reflect on Jobot's legacy

As Jobot Coffee and Diner prepares to leave its location on Fifth and Roosevelt streets, the future of the downtown staple is unclear. Owner J…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 11:25 am @ http://downtowndevil.com/2016/12/23/83572/readers-…

Matt’s Big Breakfast opens in Tempe & there are no lines so far

East Valley fans of Matt’s Big Breakfast no longer have to drive all the way to Phoenix for their fix. Last week, the popular breakfast-and-lu…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 10:49 am @ http://mouthbysouthwest.com/2016/12/23/matts-big-b…

Arizona Chamber of Commerce to appeal judge's ruling upholding voter-approved minimum wage increase

PHOENIX - The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry says it has appealed a judge's ruling that refused to block a new voter-approved minimu…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:48 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/state/arizona-chamber-of…

Robots, Christmas Tamales and the Challenge of Being an Immigrant Entrepreneur

Lorenzo Santillan is a famous immigrant. He is known, along with three other classmates and two high school teachers, for beating an Ivy Leagu…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:44 am @ http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/robots-c…

Florida Supreme Court: More than 200 death row inmates were given unconstitutional death sentences

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that more than half the people on Florida's death row are entitled to a new sentencing hearing bec…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:38 am @ http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/breaking-news/…

Combating Wage Theft under Donald Trump

In what has become something of an annual ritual, the Department of Labor recently announced that an investigation of the garment industry in …

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:36 am @ http://prospect.org/article/combatting-wage-theft-…

13 recipes for when it's too cold to get off your couch

It’s that time of the year again. If you’re anything like me, you detest the cold. Putting on layers and layers of clothes to take the trash o…

Published: December 23, 2016 - 9:35 am @ http://college.usatoday.com/2015/12/28/these-13-fo…

Can A Hare Krishna Restaurant Survive Brooklyn's Building Boom?

Satya (née Heather) Britton lives and works a stone’s throw from it all — from the glassy high-rises going up on Flatbush Avenue with their mi…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 2:33 pm @ http://www.foodrepublic.com/2016/12/21/can-hare-kr…

Poll: Trump has not yet made progress in uniting USA

WASHINGTON — As Inauguration Day approaches, Donald Trump has made little progress in uniting a divided nation or reassuring the voters who di…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 2:02 pm @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/1…

How to Teach High-School Students to Spot Fake News

When the AP United States history students at Aragon High School in San Mateo, California, scanned the professionally designed pages of minimu…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 7:13 am @ http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_te…

Top Three Differences Between Doing Business on the East Versus West Coast

One evening I was enjoying dinner with some friends in San Francisco at one of those restaurants where you could watch the cooks work in the k…

Published: December 21, 2016 - 4:56 am @ http://www.inc.com/melissa-lamson/top-three-differ…

Home-sharing under attack

Many homeowners and renters are using platforms like Airbnb, VRBO, and HomeAway to make extra cash. On a short-term basis, they rent out spare…

Published: December 20, 2016 - 11:46 am @ http://www.heritage.org/research/commentary/2016/1…

Hillary's Last Days on the Campaign Trail

Early in the morning I board Hillary's Ohio-bound plane in New York City. She'd invited me to come along for the ride as a friend, not a colle…

Published: December 20, 2016 - 11:17 am @ http://www.marieclaire.com/politics/a24269/hillary…

Minimum wage going up in 21 states, 22 cities

Some of those raises will be very minor -- a cost of living adjustment amounting to an extra nickel or dime an hour. But in several places the…

Published: December 19, 2016 - 6:28 pm @ http://money.cnn.com/2016/12/19/pf/minimum-wage-in…

Russell LaCasce named Hotel Valley Ho executive chef

Hotel Valley Ho in downtown Scottsdale welcomes Russell LaCasce as its new executive chef.

Published: December 19, 2016 - 10:53 am @ http://www.scottsdaleindependent.com/news/russell-…


NOW HIRING: New Scottsdale resort, other Valley companies hiring

Looking for a new career? Valley employers are hiring and need quality workers. See if any of the positions fit your skill set.

Published: December 18, 2016 - 1:35 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/money/now-hiring-new-scottsda…

Obamas arrive for final Christmas vacation in the islands as first family

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - After closing his final news conference of the year with a "Mele Kalikimaka," President Obama and his family left b…

Published: December 17, 2016 - 9:23 am @ http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/34063875/obama-…

Inequality ‘Faces on the Frontlines’ 2016

Through our weekly feature, we’ve been honored to lift up dozens of inspiring leaders in the fight for a more equitable country and world.  In…

Published: December 17, 2016 - 7:41 am @ http://inequality.org/inequality-faces-frontlines-2016/

You can no longer be sued for leaving negative reviews online

A few months I wrote about the Consumer Review Fairness Act. In a nutshell, this offers legal protections to consumers who leave negative revi…

Published: December 15, 2016 - 3:11 pm @ http://thenextweb.com/insider/2016/12/15/can-no-lo…

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Published: December 15, 2016 - 1:52 pm @ https://primenow.amazon.com/restaurants

Arizona Chamber of Commerce sues to block new minimum wage law

The state chamber, joined by several local chambers, and two Arizona taxpayers and restaurant owners, filed a complaint this morning seeking a…

Published: December 15, 2016 - 12:51 pm @ http://azcapitoltimes.com/news/2016/12/15/arizona-…

Business community files lawsuit against Proposition 206, argue its validity

PHOENIX - A number of people in the business community have filed a lawsuit over Proposition 206, arguing that it will negatively affect Arizo…

Published: December 15, 2016 - 12:20 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/cen…

Amazon Restaurants now in Phoenix: 90 restaurants offer one-hour delivery

PHOENIX - Amazon Prime members can now order lunch or dinner from several Valley restaurants and have it delivered within one hour.

Published: December 15, 2016 - 10:50 am @ http://www.abc15.com/entertainment/events/amazon-r…

Minimum Wage to Rise in 19 States

Given a chance to have their say, voters say “Yes” to raising the minimum wage. As of November 8, 2016, 15 states had voted on a state-level p…

Published: December 15, 2016 - 10:18 am @ http://247wallst.com/economy/2016/12/15/minimum-wa…

National Geographic says Tucson's food is worth the visit

For National Geographic, it's all about the Sonoran dog.

Published: December 15, 2016 - 9:38 am @ http://tucson.com/news/local/national-geographic-s…

10 tips for smooth airport travel from AAA Arizona

Many of us have been stuck at the airport for hours on end. Or, worse yet, we’ve been running late and barely made it to the gate in time.

Published: December 15, 2016 - 7:47 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/local-news/water-cooler/…

Meet Albert Ledner, midcentury mastermind and Frank Lloyd Wright acolyte

One of architect Albert C. Ledner’s best known projects started out with a joke.

Published: December 14, 2016 - 1:37 pm @ http://www.curbed.com/2016/12/14/13942752/albert-l…

Suiteness raises $5M to expand their hotel suite booking platform

Suiteness, a YC company that makes it easy to book hotel suites for groups, has raised $5M in Series A funding. The round was led by Bullpen C…

Published: December 14, 2016 - 7:25 am @ https://techcrunch.com/2016/12/14/suiteness-raises…

The Fact-Free White House: Donald Trump Assembles a Team of Conspiracy Theorists

Trump is choosing to surround himself with people who similarly gravitate toward fake news and baseless propaganda.

Published: December 14, 2016 - 5:54 am @ http://www.alternet.org/election-2016/fact-free-wh…

Trump wasn’t happy with his State Department finalists. Then he heard a new name.

Donald Trump sat in his office at Trump Tower on Dec. 2 facing the most important choice of his transition to the presidency, and his indecisi…

Published: December 13, 2016 - 8:18 pm @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-wasn…

Search Engine Advertising in China Starts With Knowing the Market

Search engine advertising is an effective way to boost website traffic and generate leads – and, when done correctly, many have found it is th…

Published: December 13, 2016 - 3:23 pm @ http://www.komarketingassociates.com/blog/search-e…


Christmas on a Slider

I believed in Santa until I was ten years old. I wasn’t an idiot — I knew that the Easter bunny was a fraud — but I believed fervently, even a…

Published: December 12, 2016 - 11:38 am @ http://www.eater.com/2016/12/12/13900508/life-in-c…

Here's Why

Katie Johnson

Published: December 12, 2016 - 10:58 am @ http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/phoenix-named-…

Donald Trump, Aleppo, Madonna: Your Monday Briefing

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Published: December 12, 2016 - 6:55 am @ http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/12/briefing/us-brie…

Does Puzder Nomination Signal Trump Policies on Overtime, Minimum Wage?

President-elect Donald Trump filled another spot on Thursday by nominating Andrew Puzder as the new Secretary of Labor. The move is certain to…

Published: December 9, 2016 - 1:17 pm @ https://smallbiztrends.com/2016/12/trump-pick-for-…

Women Move Up The Ranks Of Arizona's Agriculture Industry

Published: Friday, December 9, 2016 - 5:00amUpdated: Friday, December 9, 2016 - 6:05am

Published: December 9, 2016 - 1:04 pm @ http://kjzz.org/content/405398/women-move-ranks-ar…

Restaurant Report Card: 11 Valley restaurants fail health inspection in November

On the first Wednesday of every month, ABC15 takes action to share restaurant report cards from around the Valley.

Published: December 7, 2016 - 11:45 am @ http://www.abc15.com/money/restaurant-report-card-…

Tempe Public Market Cafe coming to south Tempe next summer

Aaron Chamberlain, the chef behind St. Francis and Phoenix Public Market Cafe in Phoenix, plans to open a third restaurant this summer: Tempe …

Published: December 7, 2016 - 11:46 am @ http://mouthbysouthwest.com/2016/12/07/tempe-publi…

It’s Taco Tuesday! Here are today’s East Valley taco deals

El Palacio: $1.50 tacos & $3 Mexican draft beers

Published: December 6, 2016 - 9:00 am @ http://mouthbysouthwest.com/2016/12/06/its-taco-tu…

After Retail Stumble, Beacons Shine From Banks to Sports Arenas

(Bloomberg) -- Beacon technology, which was practically left for dead after failing to deliver on its promise to revolutionize the retail indu…

Published: December 6, 2016 - 6:21 am @ http://www.information-management.com/news/mobilit…


Vandals Shatter Middle Eastern Bakery Windows In Phoenix; Community Rallies

The Middle Eastern Bakery in Phoenix, Arizona has been in business for years. They're a local favorite, winning awards and making friends in t…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 6:02 pm @ http://crooksandliars.com/2016/12/vandals-shatter-…

How A "Typo" Resulted In A $7 Billion Corporate Welfare Program In Texas

by Tyler Durden Dec 5, 2016 6:55 PM Throughout the 90s, Texas was frequently listed as a finalist in Site Selection magazine's annual Governor…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 5:39 pm @ http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-12-05/how-t

80 nonprofits may close due to prop 206

PEORIA, Ariz. - The Blythe Center has been open for more than three decades, catering to those who are disabled with a day center and in-home care.

Published: December 5, 2016 - 3:59 pm @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/valley/80-nonprof…

Van Williams, TV's Green Hornet, Dies at 82

Van Williams, who portrayed the masked crime-fighter The Green Hornet in a memorable but short-lived companion TV series to Batman in the 1960…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 3:06 pm @ http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/van-williams…

At a D.C. pizzeria, the dangers of fake news just got all too real

The fake news stuff we’ve been talking about?

Published: December 5, 2016 - 2:33 pm @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/at-a-dc-pizze…

No confetti, choirs as Kevin Johnson leaves Sacramento mayor’s post

Kevin Johnson rolled into Sacramento City Hall a superstar. A son of Oak Park, he was the first African American to serve as his hometown’s ma…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 11:51 am @ http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/news-columns-blog…

Gov. Brown Appoints New Public Utility Commissioners to Replace Florio and Sandoval

Martha Guzman Aceves and Clifford Rechtschaffen both come from the governor’s office with strong environmental protection backgrounds. Martha …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:14 am @ https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/gov.-…

Mail truck tips on Mesa street

MESA, Ariz. - A mail truck ended up on its side in a crash Wednesday. Mesa police say a single-vehicle collision left the United States Postal…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:12 am @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/valley/mail-truck…

Creator of the Red Solo Cup dies at 84

FOX 32 NEWS - The creator of the Red Solo Cup died on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at the age of 84. Robert Leo Hulseman lived in Northfield, …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:07 am @ http://www.fox4news.com/trending/225996868-story

Raw sewage bubbles out of ground, Mesa apartment residents fed up

MESA, AZ - People who live at one apartment complex in Mesa said they have a problem that stinks — raw sewage bubbling up out of the ground an…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 6:35 am @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

Engie: Renewables Could Drag Oil Prices Down To $10 a Barrel

Here are some of the stories we’re reading this morning. Here are some of the stories we’re reading this morning. editors news feed engie The …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 6:04 am @ https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/Engie…

$5k reward offered after 23 guns stolen in Mesa

MESA, AZ - A $5,000 reward is being offered in the theft of 23 firearms from a Mesa gun shop earlier this month.  According to the Mesa Police…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 11:53 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

Chandler PD arrest 21-year-old accused of stabbing man

CHANDLER, AZ - Chandler police have arrested a 21-year-old man who they believe stabbed a man multiple times.  According to police, Miguel Ang…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 11:51 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

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Published: December 30, 2016 - 8:49 pm @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=5s&v=erSd5xep30w

Donald Trump’s Top 10 Campaign Moments

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER 1.) “You’re Going To Get So Tired Of Winning” SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER A consistent theme of Donald Trump’s popul…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 6:47 pm @ http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2016/12/28…

Man claims police brutality against Mesa officer

MESA, AZ - A Mesa man is claiming police brutality against the Mesa Police Department after he was shoved to the ground while riding his bicyc…

Published: December 30, 2016 - 6:17 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

Immigration Is the Only Hope for States That Helped Trump

The decline of manufacturing does not explain the decline of Wisconsin. Photographer: Daniel Acker/BloombergFacebook Twitter Email Print Share…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:08 am @ https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-12-28…

Dozens Of Cities And States Will Raise Their Minimum Wages For 2017

If you’re a minimum wage worker, you might be getting a raise on New Year’s Day.  As 2016 comes to a close, at least 40 cities and states arou…

Published: December 28, 2016 - 5:27 pm @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/cities-states-…


Election Losses Don't Stop Corporate Efforts to Block Voter-Approved Minimum Wage Hikes

font size decrease font size increase font size Print Voters spoke very clearly on November 8 when they elected to raise the minimum wage in A…

Published: December 27, 2016 - 10:44 am @ http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/38874-election-…

The Music of David Bowie

Phoenix Symphony Hall 75 N. Second Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004 The Music of David Bowie7:30 p.m. Phoenix Symphony HallEvents Categories:Music Ev…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 6:30 pm @ http://phoenix.org/event/the-music-of-david-bowie/

11 Phoenix restaurants we cannot wait to open in 2017

PHOENIX - During the second half of 2016, more than 50 restaurants and bars opened their doors for the first time in Phoenix. That included Gr…

Published: December 26, 2016 - 1:51 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/entertainment/events/11-phoen…

Christmas trees placed around Phoenix community to support LGBTQ youth

When one thinks of the holidays, it's usually an image of family, friends, love and companionship.

Published: December 25, 2016 - 12:54 pm @ http://www.12news.com/opinion/go-ask-ozzy/christma…

'This is God's money': 9-months-pregnant server gets big tip

The start of 2017 will be a challenging time for Sarah Clark.

Published: December 25, 2016 - 11:53 am @ http://www.theblaze.com/news/2016/12/25/this-is-go…

U.S. university launches tool to show how fake news spreads

NEW YORK Researchers at Indiana University have developed a new tool that shows how fake news and unverified stories spread through social media.

Published: December 24, 2016 - 1:15 pm @ http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tech-fake-id…


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Gov. Brown Appoints New Public Utility Commissioners to Replace Florio and Sandoval

Martha Guzman Aceves and Clifford Rechtschaffen both come from the governor’s office with strong environmental protection backgrounds. Martha …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:14 am @ https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/gov.-…

Kerry’s Blunt Words for Israel Denounced by Lawmakers in Both Parties

A bipartisan chorus of lawmakers, upset with President Obama’s decision last week to allow the passage of a United Nations resolution condemni…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:14 am @ http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/28/us/politics/john…

Obama preparing to penalize Russia for hacking

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is preparing to penalize Russia over the hacking of Democratic officials during this year's presidential…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:16 am @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/1…

Mail truck tips on Mesa street

MESA, Ariz. - A mail truck ended up on its side in a crash Wednesday. Mesa police say a single-vehicle collision left the United States Postal…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 10:12 am @ http://www.12news.com/news/local/valley/mail-truck…

Reports of mall disturbances light up social media

A flurry of reports of mall melees and disturbances rippled across social media Monday on a day Americans swarmed shopping hubs for post-holid…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 9:51 am @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2016/12/…

Graham, McCain want Russia sanctions after election hacking

Top Republican senators said Wednesday that the incoming Congress and President-elect Donald Trump should impose new and tougher sanctions on …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 9:13 am @ http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/12/28/graham-…

Immigration Is the Only Hope for States That Helped Trump

The decline of manufacturing does not explain the decline of Wisconsin. Photographer: Daniel Acker/BloombergFacebook Twitter Email Print Share…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:36 am @ https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-12-28…

Immigration Is the Only Hope for States That Helped Trump

The decline of manufacturing does not explain the decline of Wisconsin. Photographer: Daniel Acker/BloombergFacebook Twitter Email Print Share…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:08 am @ https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-12-28…

Creator of the Red Solo Cup dies at 84

FOX 32 NEWS - The creator of the Red Solo Cup died on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at the age of 84. Robert Leo Hulseman lived in Northfield, …

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:07 am @ http://www.fox4news.com/trending/225996868-story

12 Cars You Can Legally Import to the US in 2017

slide-4320347 There were plenty of great vehicles produced abroad that Americans (outside of Canada) haven't been able to import until they hi…

Published: December 31, 2016 - 7:06 am @ http://www.autoblog.com/photos/cars-you-can-legall…

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