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workforce, jobs, rural areas, Hobbs
Jun 29, 2023

Arizona to create ‘workforce accelerators’ to train residents in rural areas for jobs

Arizona is going to create a network of sites designed to train residents in rural areas for the jobs that local employers need.

Uber, Waymo, Kate Gallego, Phoenix, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
May 23, 2023

Waymo, Uber set aside past rift to team up on robotaxis in Phoenix

Self-driving car pioneer Waymo is teaming up with ride-hailing leader Uber in the Phoenix area to transport passengers and deliver food in robotic cars that triggered a bitter technological dispute between the two companies.

Waymo, autonomous vehicles, self-driving cars, robotaxis, Phoenix
May 4, 2023

Waymo robotaxis make more inroads in Phoenix, San Francisco

Self-driving car pioneer Waymo announced that its robotaxis will be able to carry passengers through most of the Phoenix area for the first time.

Musk, Twitter, Finchem, election, social media, results, secretary of state, Republicans, Elliot Page
Nov 1, 2022

Musk emerging as Twitter’s chief moderator ahead of midterms, helps Finchem

Days after taking over Twitter and a week before the U.S. midterm elections, billionaire Elon Musk has positioned himself as moderator-in-chief of one of the most important social media platforms in American politics, including engaging directly with Republican Arizona secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem.

Jun 29, 2017

Arizona leads the way in driverless cars, others catching on and catching up

We’ve heard several elected officials declare a desire for their state or town to be the “Kitty Hawk of self-driving vehicles.” As an automaker committed to a new, transformative vision for mobility, GM likes the sound of that.

Mar 27, 2013

Online doc matching firm to bring 600 jobs to Scottsdale

A New York company that helps patients connect with doctors through an online service is opening a Scottsdale office and will hire more than 600 workers in the next three years.

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (Photo by Ryan Cook/RJ Cook Photography)
Mar 6, 2013

Brewer: GM opening new IT center in Chandler, hiring 1,000

General Motors says it will open a new information technology innovation center in Chandler and hire 1,000 high-tech employees to staff the new location.