Lakers’ free agency dilemma: Spend big or spread money wisely?

Eventually, the clocks turn to 3:00 PM Pacific Time, and all back-channel conversations, predictive models, and speculation converge into action. Teams change. Players move. Your money will be wasted. A dream roster is built. Hope will grow. It’s hard to know exactly what will happen. Separating rumor from fact during this time can be as […]

Arizona’s Dilemma: Import Water or End its Housing Boom

T.His month, the suburb of Scottsdale, Arizona, has become a nightmare scenario for all communities living in the drought-hit Southwest of the United States. water was cut off. The Rio Verde Foothills is a community of about 600 homes that began in the 1970s without its own pipe. For decades it relied on water trucked […]