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Glendale
The city of Glendale’s financial situation is not a great one right now. A recent Wall Street Journal article even referred to Glendale in a similar context to Detroit, which filed for bankruptcy protection.
Dec. 20, 2013
Body Of Drug Cartel Figure Killed In Puerto Peñasco Disappears
Federal police in Mexico say that a major drug cartel lieutenant was killed during a law enforcement operation in the tourist town of Puerto Peñasco, or Rocky Point, Wednesday.
Dec. 20, 2013
Going Behind The Scenes At Cold Stone Creamery
Sometimes journalism can be a rocky road, you sometimes have to really mint a complicated turn of phrase. Touring and tasting our way through the heart of Cold Stone Creamery.
Dec. 20, 2013
Dry Storm Expected
A winter storm is moving through Arizona on Friday.
Dec. 20, 2013
Gas Prices Stay The Same
The cost of filling up the gas tank is about the same as it was a week ago.
Dec. 20, 2013
With less than a week to go before the holiday, retailers in the Valley said they are cautiously optimistic about a sales upturn this year.
With less than a week to go before the holiday, retailers in the Valley said they are cautiously optimistic about a sales upturn this year.
Dec. 20, 2013
Former Suns Player Among Those Arrested
A three-day roundup of robbery, theft and burglary suspects has led to 151 arrests in the state’s urban areas.
Dec. 20, 2013
 Texas Border Cities Ink Deal With Feds For Faster Bridges
Texas border trade officials signed a deal Thursday with Customs and Border Protection that will help speed up traffic at their ports of entry. The deal is a public-private partnership that could beef up border business.
Dec. 20, 2013
After Deadly Shootout, Mexican Beach Town Tries To Boost Image
PHOENIX – Following a deadly gun fight in the Mexican resort town of Puerto Peñasco on Wednesday, officials from the state of Sonora are trying to reassure Arizonans the town – also known as Rocky Point – is still safe for tourists. The identities of the five people who died have not been released, but authorities say they were all criminals who fired at federal police.
Dec. 19, 2013
ICE: Deportations Drop 10 Percent
The number of immigrants deported by the Obama administration decreased last year because the job of kicking people out of the country is taking longer, according to Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Dec. 19, 2013
Arizona Gets $20.7 Million
Tens of millions of dollars are coming to Arizona borrowers as part of a settlement with Ocwen Financial Corporation.
Dec. 19, 2013
Valley Food Banks In Demand
Arizonans are again being asked to be as generous as possible, to provide food for the less fortunate, during the holidays.
Dec. 19, 2013
Plane Makes Emergency Landing
The occupants of a small plane were able to walk away Wednesday after an emergency landing near the airport in Tucson.
Dec. 19, 2013
McCain Finds Fault In Senate Budget Agreement
Arizona Senator John McCain said there are problems with the budget agreement approved on Wednesday in the U.S. Senate, but that it had to be passed.
Dec. 19, 2013
Arizona
Arizona’s unemployment rate dropped four-tenths of a percent last month, as the state added almost 26,000 jobs.
Dec. 19, 2013
Same-Sex Marriage Now Legal In New Mexico
Marriage between same-sex couples is now legal in New Mexico. The state Supreme Court issued the ruling on Thursday.
Dec. 19, 2013
State Forestry Challenges Fines
The Arizona State Forestry Division is challenging a $500,000 fine related to the deaths of 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots in June.
Dec. 19, 2013
Coworking: Doing Business Communally
There’s cubical culture, and then there’s coworking culture. Coworking happens when completely different businesses share a communal workspace.
Dec. 19, 2013
Stanton Announces An End To Phoenix Veteran Homelessness
The city of Phoenix said it has ended homelessness among veterans. Mayor Greg Stanton made the announcement Thursday morning on national TV.
Dec. 19, 2013
 Human Rights Group Praises Good Relationship With US Border Patrol
An El Paso-based human rights organization reports the relationship between local communities and the United States Border Patrol is vastly improving. But across state lines, in New Mexico, there are reports of sheriff's deputies improperly asking about immigration status.
Dec. 19, 2013

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