(l-r) George Schnittgrund, Sue Donahue, and Buster Johnson at Johnson's home in Lake Havasu City.
With U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake not running for re-election, the race to replace him — so far — has one well-known Republican: Kelli Ward. Depending on who else gets in, the Arizona GOP may see a divisive primary. Ward’s from Mohave County, perhaps the state’s most conservative area, where GOP activists are facing some internal divisions of their own.
Nov. 22, 2017
Nearly 800 children in Arizona died last year. A statewide team reviewed the circumstances surrounding every child’s death. They looked at police and medical records and determined the deaths of 330 children could have been prevented.
Nov. 21, 2017

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American Airlines will end service to and from the Laughlin-Bullhead City airport next year after airline officials say the ridership was lackluster.
Nov. 22, 2017
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Just in time for your holiday toast, two of the country's largest privately-owned distributors of beer, wine and spirits are merging.
Nov. 22, 2017
Water conservation efforts in Arizona have produced impressive results over the last several years. The results of Tucson’s water conservation program released in an annual report show more than 1.6 billion gallons of water savings since its inception nine years ago.
Nov. 22, 2017
The city of Mesa makes more than 100 data sets, on everything from police activity to tax revenue, open to the public. “We were looking for a platform that would allow us to actually tell the story and not just talk about numbers,” said Mesa Budget Director Candace Cannistraro
Nov. 22, 2017
Phoenix is replacing the Pango pay-to park-app with Parkmobile. The app, which is already used at parking meters in various cities such as Tempe, allows for customers to extend their parking meters, pay for parking and give retailers the choice of giving codes to validate customers parking.
Nov. 21, 2017

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The Russian baritone known for his burnished voice died Wednesday. He announced in 2015 that he had been diagnosed with brain cancer.
Nov. 22, 2017
Saad Hariri will remain in his role — despite an address he gave from Riyadh saying he'd step down. The about-face is more fuel for speculation that Saudi Arabia was forcing him to resign.
Nov. 22, 2017
Also: An ex-Bosnian Serb general is convicted of genocide by a U.N. panel; less than half of Puerto Rico has gotten power back weeks after a hurricane; and German police recover stolen Beatles items.
Nov. 22, 2017
The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia found the former Bosnian Serb general guilty of multiple counts of crimes against humanity and one count of genocide.
Nov. 22, 2017
Turkey dinner with a side dish of death isn't everyone's idea of a festive meal. But end-of-life planning advocates say the holidays are an ideal time to have these conversations with family members.
Nov. 22, 2017