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Young immigrants who qualify for the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program were able to start getting Arizona driver’s licenses last December after a long court battle. Now, immigrants who are in the United States under other deferred action categories are asking for the same right.
April 29, 2015
The attorneys representing both sides in a racial profiling case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have now weighed in on whether U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow’s surprise questioning of Arpaio in court last week was fair.
April 29, 2015
Is the Phoenix area doing a good enough job of retaining businesses that started here and helping them expand?
April 29, 2015
Friday night, more than 17 million people watched Diane Sawyer's interview with Bruce Jenner, in which Jenner publicly announced that he identifies as a woman.
April 29, 2015
Phoenix-based Apollo Education Group Inc., the parent company of the University of Phoenix, announced this week that one of its top executives is stepping down.
April 29, 2015
Writer-performer Herbert Siguenza has brought his one-man show, “A Weekend With Pablo Picasso,” to Arizona Theatre Company.
April 29, 2015
Recently in the Chronicle of Higher Education, reporter Jack Stripling profiled Crow — a self-described knowledge enterprise architect. We talked with Stripling about his story “The Making of a Higher-Ed Agitator.”
April 29, 2015
In his new book, “All the Wild That Remains: Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner and the American West,” author David Gessner explores the impact the two writers had on the environmental movement in the United States.
April 29, 2015
On Wednesday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court heard a case related to the use of a particular drug in lethal injections. The high court’s decision would affect Arizona.
April 29, 2015
Scottsdale-based GoDaddy Inc. is pulling out of NASCAR after this year’s season, which also means racecar driver Danica Patrick is losing her prime sponsor.
April 29, 2015
Pima County has filed a lawsuit against Rosemont Mining Company in Tucson after the county said the company violated the region's lighting restrictions.
April 29, 2015
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his chief deputy testified they had hired a consultant named Dennis Montgomery for an unorthodox investigation involving the CIA, DOJ and alleged bank fraud. But the revelation raises a host of new legal questions.
April 29, 2015
Salt River Project customers were surprised to see a $3 fee increase to their utility bills this month, which they believe shouldn't have kicked in until May and was supposed to be phased in.
April 28, 2015
The final course on the Morse code at Fort Huachuca got underway this month. Staff at the southern Arizona army base have been teaching the code, which transmits messages through a series of short and long signals, since 1993. Staff there are calling it the end of an era.
April 28, 2015
Phoenix Christian shortstop Kyle Janes sees the effects a concussion can have on a young athlete firsthand. He goes through the process of working with the Barrow Concussion Network before returning to play.
April 28, 2015
The Douglas port of entry could soon have a new name. The Arizona Congressional Delegation helped pass a bill Tuesday that could make that happen.
April 28, 2015
Wednesday the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case about a lethal injection drug that Arizona uses to execute its prisoners. The drug in question has been used in what some are calling botched executions.
April 28, 2015
A fire department captain in southern Arizona has been charged with murder in the cold-case slayings of his ex-wife, her mother and a third woman, according to Pima County officials.
April 28, 2015
Urban farming is increasing in the Valley, from community gardens to open-lot farms. And one family in Mesa is growing food in a new place — their pool. Now the Valley, and the world, are looking to them for help.
April 28, 2015
Last week, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio testified his attorney hired a private investigator to research whether the judge in the case's wife had said the judge "hated" Arpaio. Legal experts weigh in on whether either those alleged comments or the probe into them posed any ethical issues.
April 27, 2015

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