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Beginning in 2004, overseas Arizona voters could request that ballots be sent to them electronically, but they still had to return ballots by mail or fax. That changed in 2014, when Arizona allowed military and overseas voters to return their ballot via the Internet or by fax up to 7 p.m. on Election Day.
May. 11, 2016
Arizona Treasurer Jeff DeWit
There seems to be a growing political divide between Gov. Doug Ducey and Arizona Treasurer Jeff Dewit.
May. 11, 2016
Arizona flag
It’s been a slow climb, but many economists think Arizona’s economic and fiscal state are in a pretty good place.
May. 11, 2016
Ballot
What’s the broader impact of ballot measures on Arizona and how common or uncommon is it for proposed policy shifts to go to voters across the country?
May. 11, 2016
Future Right book cover
During this election year, there are broad discussions about whether trends are favorable to either Democrats or Republicans generally and whether either party stands to dominate future elections.
May. 11, 2016
Brittney Griner
The Phoenix Mercury tip off their WNBA season on Saturday with a road contest against the Minnesota Lynx.
May. 11, 2016
piano
Cuban-born pianist Alfredo Rodriguez made the dramatic decision in 2009 to claim political asylum in the U.S.
May. 11, 2016
A forest fire that started in Mexico has moved across the border into Arizona. The Triple Two Fire has burned about 600 acres of the Coronado National Forest near Nogales.
May. 11, 2016
earthquake events map
On Tuesday, the Arizona Geological Survey reported more than 60 earthquake events have occurred in northwestern Arizona since March 28.
May. 11, 2016
The city's public safety subcommittee unanimously approved a proposed tethering ban during its Wednesday meeting.
May. 11, 2016
Arizona Special Election Guide
Attorney Tom Ryan filed a formal complaint this week asking Attorney General Mark Brnovich to void the May 17 vote because election pamphlets weren't sent early enough to thousands of voters.
May. 11, 2016
Handgun
Existing law prohibits cities from enacting any regulations on firearms not specifically permitted by the legislature. But there's no enforcement mechanism. This new law says anyone who is affected can file suit and collect up to $100,000 in damages.
May. 11, 2016
During Tuesday afternoon’s State Fair Board meeting, Executive Director Wanell Costello shared the architect’s report on the roof of the 1938 WPA Building, also known as the Civic Building.
May. 11, 2016
blood donation
Concerns over the Zika virus in recent months have driven a decline in blood donations in border cities like Yuma, where travel restrictions rule out some potential donors. The loss of winter visitors is also a factor.
May. 11, 2016
Wild horses
The dispute in Nevada’s Pine Nut Mountains is over a fertility drug called PZP. It’s used to control the population of wild horses.
May. 11, 2016
Mexico is set to complete a total overhaul of its judicial system next month. It’s designed to help protect the rights of people accused of a crime. But when it comes to solving high profile cases, suspects are more likely to be mistreated.
May. 11, 2016
Thanks to a series of financial and energy reforms, Mexico's economy has grown 2.7 percent in the first quarter of this year. Still the country's currency remains weak against the U.S. dollar.
May. 11, 2016
sign on Loop 202
The Arizona Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration will be in U.S. District Court today over the Loop 202 extension project.
May. 11, 2016
Marjorie Baldwin
Marjorie Baldwin studied discrimination against workers with disabilities as a health economist and professor at Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business, until her son was diagnosed with one of the most stigmatized health conditions there is — schizophrenia.
May. 10, 2016
Marijuana
As more and more states decriminalize marijuana possession and legalize its use, many adults across the country now have the ability to use marijuana freely — but how is this trend affecting our youth and young adults?
May. 10, 2016

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