Atticus Klasek, Bear's international reporter, is getting set to move to Cuba after the summer. Here are some of the photos from his last trip to Havana.  Read more

This fall, Phoenix officials plan to start a project they hope will revive and improve the Grand Canal. Read more

Kimberly Speer, 28, dressed as Amber from Fire Emblem, leads the conversation to a crowd of cosplayers at Phoenix Comicon on how to succeed at creating costumes regardless of weight or size. Previously bullied for her costumes, she now preaches confidence and community to concerned players. (Photo by Devin Conley/Cronkite News)

The Body Positive Cosplay Panel at Phoenix Comicon seeks to solve issues surrounding a variety of cosplayers from being a different age, weight, size, or gender than the desired character they attempt to portray. Read more

Some of the fun and free events around Phoenix this week! Read more

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Ocotillo Ridge Elementary's Kristin Thomas is Dr. Jaw's May Teacher of the month. Read more