The Tohono O’odham Nation broke ground on its West Valley Casino on Thursday. Contractors estimate the entire project will be completed within three years.
August 28, 2014

KJZZ News

Cochise County elections officials say they’ve had to reprocess more than 20,000 ballots from Tuesday's election. The problem is being blamed on an apparent computer glitch.
August 27, 2014
Maricopa County will open a citizens’ flood recovery information center in New River today. It is designed to assist residents affected by last week’s flooding.
August 27, 2014
Valley-based shop Sweet Republic was named on a list of the top ten best frozen desserts in America.
August 27, 2014
Arizona’s primary election will lead to a brief breather from campaign intensity, though it’s going to ramp up again quite soon.
August 27, 2014
The seriousness of data breaches has become more intense in recent months. Whether it’s information on customers who shop at Target or eat at P.F. Chang’s, concern about privacy protection is growing.
August 27, 2014

NPR News

The oil giant is paying billions of dollars to businesses hurt by the 2010 spill. But BP refuses to pay business owners hurt by a government drilling moratorium that was put in place after the spill.
August 29, 2014
Experts say the well-funded militant group is focused on gaining power in the Middle East, not attacking America. The bigger risk is of an opportunistic attack, locally or in Europe.
August 29, 2014
Health officials want to reduce the rat population, so they're hiring extra exterminators, sealing up holes and teaching regular New Yorkers how to make homes and gardens less rat-friendly.
August 29, 2014
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell described the change in a letter to team owners. The league was criticized for suspending Ray Rice for only two games after his arrest on domestic violence charges.
August 28, 2014
President Obama announced that he has authorized a humanitarian mission to aid religious minorities stranded on Mount Sinjar in Iraq. Airstrikes will be a component of that mission.
August 28, 2014