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Cronkite News has the sights, sounds from Arizona primary watch parties

Cronkite News has the sights, sounds from Arizona primary watch parties

By Cronkite News Staff

As Republicans nominated Doug Ducey for governor and gave bad news to incumbents for attorney general and schools superintendent, both parties gathered in Phoenix to celebrate the end to Arizona's primary and look forward to November's general election.

Tucson scientist joins panel touting 2015 visit to ‘dwarf planet’ Pluto

Tucson scientist joins panel touting 2015 visit to ‘dwarf planet’ Pluto

They came together to talk about NASA’s New Horizons space probe to Pluto, but a panel of scientists was most animated when talking about the feud over the “dwarf planet.” Pluto was downgraded from the solar system's ninth planet in 2006, which did not sit well with its fans.

In otherwise forgettable season, rookies shine for Diamondbacks

In otherwise forgettable season, rookies shine for Diamondbacks

With injury woes and a subpar record, the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 2014 season is nearing a forgettable ending. However, certain players’ successes and talents are being recognized, especially outfielder David Peralta and starting pitcher Chase Anderson.

Diamondbacks a hit with kids at Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Diamondbacks a hit with kids at Phoenix Children’s Hospital

On their day off Tuesday, David Peralta and Arizona Diamondbacks teammates Chase Anderson, Tuffy Gosewisch and Ender Inciarte hung out with patients in Phoenix Children's Hospital's Child Life Zone, playing video games, foosball and board games.

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