Listen: Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Ashton And Jeremy Foster discussed on Arizona's Morning News
"New this morning. We're hearing from a former caregiver of the alleged sexual assault victim at Phoenix healthcare facility. KTAR? Jeremy foster joins us live with the latest Jimmy last week. We learned the woman who's been in a vegetative state for more than ten years gave birth last month. Now, a former caregiver for the woman hacienda healthcare tells ABC fifteen she doesn't understand how the victims pregnancy could have been missed especially with bed. Check supposed to happen. Every fifteen minutes, not believe that somebody would save her daily for nine months and never know that she was having a period that she wasn't growing in her midsection that nurses weren't keeping track of weights right now. The woman and her baby are being cared for at another facility late yesterday. We learned hacienda. CEO built is resigning his post in the wake of the alleged incident. Live in the news center. Jeremy foster KTAR news KTAR is on immigration Maricopa County sheriff wants to ensure as detectives don't mishandle high profile cases like one involving migrant children at a shelter and young. The town. Sheriff Paul Penzone is hiring to auditors. You'll be their job to identify these elements and then threw it near meteorology like another deck accuser. Someone that I will be getting briefed on a regular basis relative to crimes against kids hens on took blame for detectives closing a child abuse investigation when it should have stayed open in September at the now defunct southwest key center. Penzone investigators are still working the case, they're still conducting some interviews to understand the mindset of those involved because again, the ends justify the means. Penzone doesn't believe detectives with the migrant child abuse probe acted with bad intent Peterson more KTAR news eight years ago today a horrific crime in Tucson that shocked the nation today. Democrats in the US house will use the anniversary to introduce gun control legislation. Emergency. It was eight years ago today the Tucson was rocked by shooting. A gunman who passed a background check and legally purchased a semi automatic. Pistol killed six people and wounded thirteen others, including congresswoman Gabrielle giffords. She's become an outspoken advocate for gun control laws. Giffords will join speaker Nancy Pelosi on the house floor today to introduce a Bill requiring universal background checks on private gun. Sales house has failed to pass similar bill's. This one is expected to pass the democratic led house, but not the Senate where Republicans are in control Bob McClay. KTAR news home to five airlines at a dozen local restaurants in stores terminal threes renovations are being unveiled with the John s McCain the third south concourse now. Open for business at sky harbor, very bittersweet with obviously I wish he were here. He would have loved this more than maybe Senator McCain says her family is beyond honored to see reminders of Senator McCain's legacy throughout the terminal with portraits and even a two thousand pound sculpture. Of aviator sunglasses marking his dedication to aviation. Well, the visually impaired community is getting more attention because of an internet challenge. You love the bird box challenge that CEO of the foundation for blind children Mark Ashton. He says the internet craze causing people to do everyday tasks blindfolded, maybe giving a better insight to what it's really like to be blind figures one person or one employer a little bit of immersion into our world and says, oh, okay. I get it now. And then they hire an adult visually impaired. It's worth every silly you out there Ashton says that's a huge goal behind the foundation for blind children. He says nationally seventy percent of blind adults are unemployed compared to only fifteen percent of the individuals. They work with Taylor Kenner up. KTAR news KTAR news time five oh seven. All right. Let's head back over to the valley Chevy dealers traffic."