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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Monday filled two new seats on the state Supreme Court with a state appellate court judge and Arizona's solicitor general, both Republicans like Ducey.
Nov. 29, 2016
Amy Silverman and Sophie
When was the last time that you were truly yourself? Writer Amy Silverman thinks about this almost every day.
Nov. 29, 2016
This is the 23rd holiday season that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s volunteer posse will patrol shopping malls in Phoenix and surrounding areas. It’s also among the last events Arpaio will oversee.
Nov. 29, 2016
The Maricopa County Community College District governing board held a special meeting in Glendale on Monday night to explain plans to consolidate administration of 10 colleges currently under the district umbrella.
Nov. 29, 2016
The Buckeye City Council has nixed a plan to increase residential water rates next year, and officials say an overall restructuring of rates could lead to a drop in some people’s water bills.
Nov. 29, 2016
Students from around the state are flexing their fingers and brushing up on their coding languages for a two-day hackathon in Gilbert.
Nov. 29, 2016
a bench at the Hotshots Memorial State Park
Three-and-a-half years after 19 wildland firefighters died protecting Yarnell, a memorial is opening just outside the tiny town. Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park will be unveiled to the firefighters’ families today, and will open to the general public Wednesday.
Nov. 29, 2016
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
A Guatemalan woman who was in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s custody here in Arizona died Sunday morning.
Nov. 28, 2016
Phoenix council invocation
When Phoenix City Councilman Bill Gates stepped down to run for the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors in May, he left a coveted seat on the council open.
Nov. 28, 2016
Arizona’s professional soccer club made some big announcements on Monday. The former Arizona United will now be known as Phoenix Rising FC, and will build a soccer-specific stadium.
Nov. 28, 2016
Election results in Maricopa County can now be considered “official.” The County Board of Supervisors canvassed the numbers in a special board meeting downtown Monday morning.
Nov. 28, 2016
Enlighten Us documentary poster
The fall of 2009 saw the death of three people outside of Sedona in a sweat-lodge ceremony. James Shore, Liz Neuman and Kirby Brown were overcome by the heat in the lodge, which was run by James Arthur Ray, a motivational speaker and author.
Nov. 28, 2016
A young Donald Trump supporter
Among others, members of the creative class have expressed alarm at how the election of Donald Trump to the White House could affect society, tolerance, acceptance and even humor.
Nov. 28, 2016
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The world is still reacting to the death of longtime Cuban leader Fidel Castro, and the reverberations are even being felt here in Arizona.
Nov. 28, 2016
Amazon Phoenix warehouse
A survey by the National Retail Federation finds 122 million Americans plan to shop this Cyber Monday, that’s a million more than last year. Some of those orders placed through Amazon are being processed in a warehouse in southwest Phoenix.
Nov. 28, 2016
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The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has approved a $278,000 addition to the Medical Examiner’s budget for the 2017 fiscal year. It will be used to hire needed staff.
Nov. 28, 2016
University of Arizona
Noam Chomsky, renowned linguist, political activist, and sometimes controversial professor,​ is returning to t​he University of Arizona ​to teach a spring politics course.
Nov. 28, 2016
West-MEC aviation maintenance class
On Election night, the $141 million bond looked to be failing, but rebounded as additional ballots were counted.
Nov. 28, 2016
Dollar pesos
The U.S. ranks number one and Canada number seven in the number of millionaires in the country, while Mexico will soon crack the top 20.
Nov. 28, 2016
Central Arizona Project canal
Arizona water managers are quietly making their pitch to those who rely on the Colorado River to voluntarily give up some water now to avoid potentially losing even more later.
Nov. 28, 2016

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