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Another brutal winter storm in the eastern United States is once again affecting air travel.
January 22, 2014
Investigators from the FBI and the Arizona Attorney General’s office have been seen wearing hazmat suits as they search through dumpsters at a biological research center in Tempe.
January 22, 2014
This month marks the 150th anniversary of what Navajo and Mescalero Apache people call The Long Walk. It’s similar to the forced march known as the Trail Of Tears. Thousands died.
January 21, 2014
Arizona State University officials have suspended the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity after an off-campus fraternity party that featured racial stereotypes and offensive costumes. The frat party was described as a celebration of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
January 21, 2014
The city of Prescott has denied damage claims by property owners and relatives of firefighters who died in the Yarnell Hill Fire.
January 21, 2014
SAN ANTONIO — Missing from the $1.1 trillion federal spending bill that passed Congress on Wednesday was payment to UNESCO for dues that could have paved the way for San Antonio’s historic missions to gain World Heritage Status. But that doesn’t automatically mean the Missions will be passed over.
January 21, 2014
There is serious talk happening about connecting San Antonio with a high-speed rail. But the bullet train isn’t heading to Austin or Houston — the drive is to connect San Antonio with Monterrey, Mexico.
January 21, 2014
The recently passed Omnibus Appropriations bill could help speed up trade on the U.S.-Mexico border. The bill includes a spending boost for Customs and Border Protection agents.
January 21, 2014
Nationwide, states adopted more than 430 immigration-related bills and resolutions last year, a 64 percent increase from 2012.
January 21, 2014
You’ve got to be good or as bad as the devil...Even if we had two, three days off I still had to blow that horn a few hours to keep up the chops." Interview by Michael Aisner, 1964.
January 21, 2014
The Arizona legislature is only in the second week of its new session and already has a new member. A vacancy occurred when a Tucson state senator resigned on the first day of the session.
January 21, 2014
The latest report from the U.S. Drought Monitor warned western states cannot expect any relief from the ongoing drought. The dry spell will further strain the region's water supply.
January 21, 2014
A long-held belief about trees is apparently wrong.
January 21, 2014
When Phoenix Democratic Senator Leah Landrum-Taylor leaves the legislature early next year to run for Secretary of State, it will mark the first time in 60 years there will be no black member of the Arizona Legislature.
January 21, 2014
As the Winter Olympics approach, concerns continue about the security of athletes and spectators in Sochi, Russia.
January 21, 2014
A 20-year Marine veteran, now a state lawmaker, wants to give Arizona companies a break for hiring unemployed veterans.
January 21, 2014
Tony Mure of the Phoenix Fire Department says the incident started when some cylinders of compressed gas fell off a flatbed truck onto the roadway, causing vehicles to swerve to avoid them, and resulting in a chain-reaction crash.
January 21, 2014
The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will visit the Southwest this week for a tour of border operations.
January 20, 2014
The battle over how to spend the state’s money gets underway in earnest this week, as lawmakers start to pick apart the budget plan they were sent Friday by Gov. Jan Brewer.
January 20, 2014
One of the biggest supporters of the Affordable Care Act, Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema, is admitting the health insurance website still has a lot of problems.
January 20, 2014

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