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Opponents of the Affordable Care Act are starting an ad campaign that targets Arizona Democratic Representatives Ron Barber and Ann Kirkpatrick for their support of the new healthcare law, in one of the first signals that 2014 is an election year.
January 08, 2014
Police in Peoria have arrested five people after an undercover investigation of what they say was an illegal marijuana dispensary.
January 08, 2014
Arizona’s tourism economy could get a boost next year from the electric-vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors. The company is opening a supercharging station in Quartzsite with six more coming soon around the state.
January 08, 2014
The cost of a traditional bacon and eggs breakfast went up in the last quarter of 2013, with eggs selling at more than $2 per dozen. Bacon was flirting with $5 per pound.
January 08, 2014
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors will elect a new chairman for the five member board Wednesday.
January 08, 2014
Phoenix’s Echo Canyon Trail will soon reopen. The park has been closed for nearly a year for upgrades and remodeling.
January 07, 2014
The team created to oversee the investigations of reports of child abuse and neglect that Arizona Child Protective Services did not investigate said it is on track to get all 6,500 cases assigned by the end of the month.
January 07, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — A new team assigned to review more than 6,500 child abuse and neglect reports that were not investigated by Arizona child welfare officials says they have now assigned more than 5,100 of those cases to investigators.
January 07, 2014
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The University of Arizona will conduct two research studies on ways to improve mine safety using $1.3 million in grants from a mine safety foundation.
January 07, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — Another low-level manager for a metro Phoenix car-wash chain accused of immigration fraud in its hiring practices has pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy.
January 07, 2014
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — A Prescott woman is in custody for allegedly assaulting her teenage daughter at the family's home.
January 07, 2014
An Arizona man has been sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay more than $600,000 restitution for defrauding his former employer.
January 07, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer is asking the United States Supreme Court to let the state enforce a provision of SB 1070 it has been prevented from enforcing by a federal trial judge and the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
January 07, 2014
United States Speaker of the House John Boehner has hired the former head of Senator John McCain’s immigration staff, Rebecca Tallent, to head his effort to win approval of immigration reform legislation.
January 07, 2014
A 2011 law provides the parents of children with special needs what are called empowerment scholarship accounts on the state treasury to buy education services wherever they want.
January 07, 2014
A lawsuit filed in federal court claims the constitutional amendment voters approved in 2008 barring same-sex marriage violates the equal protection and due process sections of the United States Constitution.
January 07, 2014
The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety said DUI arrests fell statewide for the first time since 2004.
January 06, 2014
Some Arizona legislators said they will try again to negate public campaign financing.
January 06, 2014
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An effort to repeal the Navajo Nation's same-sex marriage ban has been energized by court decisions in some states to allow such unions.
January 06, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — The third trial of a man accused in the 1991 killings of nine people at a suburban Phoenix Buddhist temple is set to resume after a holiday break.
January 06, 2014

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