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The United States’ first case of Ebola was confirmed in Dallas Tuesday. The deadly disease is not expected to spread, but health departments across the US are vigilant, including in Arizona.
October 01, 2014
The U.S. Department of Justice is weighing in on Governor Brewer’s denial of driver’s licenses for those in the Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA program, saying it’s a violation of federal law.
October 01, 2014
The Department of Energy unveiled a plan Tuesday to resume operations at the nation's only permanent nuclear waste repository. The reopening is scheduled for early 2016.
October 01, 2014
According to reporting from the Associated Press, the program would allow Guatemalan, Honduran and Salvadoran immigrants who are legally present in the U.S. to request refugee status for child relatives still back at home.
October 01, 2014
Navajo tribal officials have decided to print ballots even though one presidential candidate may still be kicked out of the race, said Kimmeth Yazzie of the Navajo Election Administration.
October 01, 2014
The majority of Central American migrants who entered the country illegally this year are not showing up for appointments with federal immigration officers. However, their attendance rate at immigration court is much higher.
October 01, 2014
Candidates for Arizona Attorney General argued about their opponent's lack of qualifications for the office in Tuesday night’s debate.
October 01, 2014
A federal judge has ruled that some Phoenix-area jails will remain under the court's oversight to ensure adequate medical and mental health care services for inmates awaiting trial.
October 01, 2014
Some good financial news for the city of Glendale, Moody’s Investors Services has upgraded the city’s financial outlook from negative to stable.
September 30, 2014
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging the public not to panic after confirming the first case of Ebola in the U.S. Tuesday.
September 30, 2014
A judge has upheld a ban on uranium mining on federal lands that surround Grand Canyon National Park. The ruling prohibits new mining in the area for 20 years, but work can continue at a few existing claims.
September 30, 2014
A Texas man will spend two and a half years in a federal prison here in Arizona, for a five-year tax fraud scheme.
September 30, 2014
ASU is getting almost $4 million in federal grants under a program that aims to keep college affordable and increase quality.
September 30, 2014
National and local wildlife conservationists say the number of California condors treated for lead poisoning in Arizona and Utah dropped last year.
September 30, 2014
Twenty-five hospitals in the Banner Health Network including all Arizona locations are starting visitor restrictions to contain Enterovirus D68.
September 30, 2014
A former NFL and University of Arizona kicker has been sentenced to probation for his role in damaging a restaurant space he leased from the school.
September 29, 2014
Phoenix and the Valley continue to mop up following another strong storm that hit over the weekend. The fast-moving winds created more problems than the water.
September 29, 2014
The U.S. Interior Secretary visited the Glen Canyon Dam Saturday to celebrate its 50th anniversary. She also had another very important agenda item -- the vulnerability of the Colorado River and its water supply.
September 29, 2014
The fire at a Federal Aviation Administration’s Chicago air traffic control center on Friday has caused major problems for airlines. American Airlines and U.S. Airways officials say it had to cancel 1,400 flights system-wide over the weekend.
September 29, 2014
City councilmembers in Tempe have approved a new water conservation goal. Officials hope the effort will save more than 600 million gallons of water by 2020.
September 29, 2014

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