The Cochise County Board of Supervisors is requesting more federal funding for Mexican wolf recovery efforts. They're asking Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to consider a fairer compensation plan for the eastern Arizona communities hosting the recovery program and the state agencies managing it.
The last couple of months have been especially troublesome when it comes to food-related illnesses. E. coli-tainted romaine lettuce that was grown in Arizona has led to nearly 200 people becoming sick, and five people dying, in 35 states.
An initiative aimed at dividing California into three separate states will appear on the ballot in that state's November’s general election. Venture capitalist Tim Draper is behind the proposal to break California into three states named: California, Northern California and Southern California.
We might take the card we swipe for granted at the grocery store when we buy food. We might look at our bank balance and not even think of how unique it is that we can translate those little numbers into experiences and things. It's merely one of the benefits of having big brains.
Alberto fled violent and unforgiving conditions in El Salvador in 2015. Towing alongside was his seven-year-old son, who arrived with his father on safer ground in September of that year, crossing the southern border into the U.S.
Westgate has a new owner, and it’s a familiar name in the Valley. GoDaddy founder Bob Parsons’ company, YAM Properties, bought the Glendale development which borders both Gila River Arena and University of Phoenix Stadium. Details of the sale have not been disclosed.
Arizona issued public schools final letter grades in April for the first time since 2014. The way the state evaluates schools has been evolving for the last two decades. Some of the state’s lowest-performing schools say it’s still a system that hurts more than helps. Search Arizona School Grades By School, District →
There are five dams operated by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation that are considered "critical infrastructure,” including two in Arizona. An evaluation released Monday by the U.S. Department of the Interior doesn't name the two dams at high risk for "insider threats."
Bob Parsons’ real estate company, YAM Properties LLC, bought the complex from the company iStar Inc. It paid $133 million for 533,000 square feet of developed space and 33 acres of undeveloped space. More Arizona Business News →