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Mesa Mayor John Giles
The question of whether to fund more public safety officers in Mesa and bring an ASU campus to its downtown was on the ballot last night. But voters appear to have rejected the proposed sales tax hike.
Nov. 9, 2016
TGen logo
The Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) has identified drug targets that could one day make pancreatic cancer less painful — and more survivable.
Nov. 9, 2016
Arizona GOP watch party
The Associated Press called the presidential race for Donald Trump around 12:30 a.m., but the counting goes on in Arizona.
Nov. 9, 2016
Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans
Flagstaff elects its first African-American mayor. Coral Evans unseats a two-term incumbent.
Nov. 9, 2016
School Bus
At least voters in 16 of 20 school districts passed funding measures on the ballot.
Nov. 9, 2016
Scottsdale Mayor
Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane won a third and final term against former councilman Bob Littlefield.
Nov. 9, 2016
Another lawsuit has been filed against blood testing company Theranos. This time by a former partner, Walgreens.
Nov. 9, 2016
Alicia Jimenez
An Arizona woman fights to have her missing husband declared legally dead.
Nov. 9, 2016
Southwest Airlines
Southwest and Jetblue airlines could soon be competing for new flights to Mexico City.
Nov. 9, 2016
Trump Victory Reaction
"Adios Apaio," was the phrase as labor organizers celebrated the Maricopa County sheriff's loss. Then national returns put Trump on top.
Nov. 9, 2016
Candidate Forum Maricopa County Community College
Last night’s election included an often overlooked but important governing body in the world of higher education: the Maricopa County Community College District governing Board added two new members.
Nov. 9, 2016
Democrat Adrian Fontes has the lead right now in the race for Maricopa County recorder by more than 6,000 votes. But it’s still too close to call as an estimated 350,000 mail-in ballots still need to be counted.
Nov. 8, 2016
Voter turnout in Cochise County was so high today that the town of Douglas, on the U.S.-Mexico line, ran out of ballots — twice. Elections officials had to scramble to Bisbee to get more.
Nov. 8, 2016
Martha McSally
Republican congresswoman Martha McSally won a decisive victory in the usually tough Congressional District 2 in southern Arizona. The Republican congresswoman won re-election by 10 p.m., catching many of her staffers by surprise.
Nov. 8, 2016
K-9 dog
A new federal regulation is making it easier for dogs to “handle their business” at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. A pet relief area just opened inside one terminal with more scheduled to open soon. The change was designed to help passengers using service animals, but customers traveling with pets will benefit, too.
Nov. 8, 2016
Paul Penzone
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, known for his controversial immigration enforcement policies, has lost re-election. The Arizona sheriff was defeated after 24 years in office.
Nov. 8, 2016
Sen. John McCain
Arizona Sen. John McCain has won a sixth term, defeating Democratic Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick in a hard-fought race. Kirkpatrick represented McCain's strongest challenge in years, but his prolific fundraising and name recognition proved difficult to overcome Tuesday.
Nov. 8, 2016
On this election day in Arizona, at least one thing seems certain: the Latino vote in the state will count more than ever.
Nov. 8, 2016
Voting sign
For almost five decades Coconino County election workers have hiked into Supai Village to set up a polling place.
Nov. 8, 2016
downtown phoenix light rail
That bit of fake research from my alma mater was courtesy of The Onion — the article went on to suggest problems with transportation infrastructure in the — expanded — Valley could add up to 1,400 hours to workers’ daily commutes.
Nov. 8, 2016

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