Articles by Jamie Cochran/Cronkite News
Arizona schools scrambling, again, to hire teachers as classes loom
Jamie Cochran/Cronkite News | July 21, 2015 2:07 pm
Arizona officials say there are at least 1,000 vacant teacher positions to fill, with just weeks left until the school year starts around the state.
Phoenix home sales surged in the month of June
Sloane Kingston/Contributing Editor, That Real Estate Show | July 21, 2015 12:07 pm
A June bloom in home closings is signaling good things to come for Phoenix’s housing market.
6 Arizona cities among nation’s highest for homes with backyard pools
Sloane Kingston/Contributing Editor, That Real Estate Show | July 17, 2015 5:07 am
Valley cities are making a splash on a new list of places where homeowners love pools the most.
Phoenix home market a tough sell for millennials
Sloane Kingston/Contributing Editor, That Real Estate Show | July 13, 2015 11:07 am
Young people are still having a hard time unlocking doors in the Phoenix housing market.
6 frightful things babysitters do (and the secrets to finding your own Mary Poppins)
Emily Cummings | July 13, 2015 9:07 am
We’d love to have a weekly date night, but who in the world is going to watch the kids?
Governor, general: Brnovich wears two hats as acting governor for day
Nihal Krishan/Cronkite News Service | July 9, 2015 10:07 am
As governor, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich would declare every day Grateful Dead Day and take down SkyNet, the self-aware computer network that menaces mankind in the “Terminator” movies.
Availability of high-speed Internet influencing home prices
Sloane Kingston/Contributing Editor, That Real Estate Show | July 7, 2015 10:07 am
Logged-in and loading: House hunters want their Internet and they want it fast.
Tinder for politics: How one app is engaging young voters
Shelby Slade | July 1, 2015 12:07 pm
A new app is looking to get people interested in politics again by combining the swipe-abilty of Tinder and the open forum of Facebook into one experience.
Renters, rent payments on rise nationwide
Sloane Kingston/Contributing Editor, That Real Estate Show | June 30, 2015 2:06 pm
The rising cost of rent might be lowering hopes for renters saving to buy a home.
SCOTUS: OK to apply anti-discrimination theory to housing act
Sloane Kingston/Contributing Editor, That Real Estate Show | June 26, 2015 2:06 pm
The Supreme Court ruled Thursday to preserve a key tool promoting racial equality in housing while fighting discrimination.