Hiral Tipirneni (r) with campaign staff and volunteers
The upcoming special primary election in Arizona’s 8th Congressional District has several well-known Republican candidates, and it’s a heavily Republican seat. While there are 12 GOP candidates running in that party's primary, two Democrats are competing for a spot in the general election in April.
Feb. 20, 2018
Joe Arpaio
A lawsuit against former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his officers may be settled, as least partly. The County has tentatively agreed to a financial payout in the case of Ernest Atencio.
Feb. 19, 2018

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Nancy Pelosi criticized the Republican-led tax cuts during a town hall in Phoenix Tuesday, as part of a 100-city tour by Democrats to highlight their opposition to the tax bill.
Feb. 20, 2018
An Arizona lawmaker failed to get his bill on banning bump stocks, like those used in last fall’s Las Vegas massacre, heard on the House floor Tuesday as a majority of representatives voted against his motion.
Feb. 20, 2018
Solar Panel
A campaign to raise Arizona’s share of renewable energy has filed the proposed constitutional amendment with state election officials.
Feb. 20, 2018
For the second year, the Arizona Department of Transportation is calling for some clever minds to enter their Safety Message Contest. Two winners will have messages flashed statewide on freeway monitor signs.
Feb. 20, 2018
Rob Kapilow
We all have songs we like, and most of us have songs we consider classics — no matter what’s going on around us, if we hear it, we turn up the volume and just stop and listen.
Feb. 20, 2018

NPR News

About 100 students and more than a dozen adult chaperones have arrived in the state capital, Tallahassee, ahead of a planned march to demand legislative action to prevent future school shootings.
Feb. 21, 2018
1968 was a pivotal year in civil rights history. In our new project, we'll be tweeting news, articles and moments from that year as if it were all happening today.
Feb. 21, 2018
More than a third of patients with cancer of the esophagus responded to experimental treatment in China with the gene-editing technique CRISPR. Several CRISPR studies are underway there.
Feb. 21, 2018
Far-right parties are campaigning for the March 4 elections, and they're not the only ones heightening the rhetoric against foreigners.
Feb. 21, 2018
The European Union is considering ways to fight back if the Trump administration adopts tariffs or quotas on imported steel and aluminum.
Feb. 21, 2018