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A Republican representative from Tucson is calling on his caucus to seriously consider making the recreational use of marijuana legal in Arizona.
October 14, 2014
Speculation is swirling around the driving record of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred DuVal, whose driver’s license was suspended for a time earlier this year.
October 14, 2014
Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords launched a nine-state tour to promote tougher gun laws Tuesday in Portland, Maine.
October 14, 2014
Laura Rutherford grew up in Phoenix right next to the Arizona State Fairgrounds. Her childhood was chaotic and exciting every year when the fair came to town.
October 14, 2014
U.S. Forest Service rangers will burn parts of the Kaibab National Forest.
October 14, 2014
A Phoenix woman who left her children in a hot car earlier this year has only a few weeks left to fund a childcare and education trust fund.
October 14, 2014
Many Valley residents travel to Northern and Eastern Arizona for fall foliage. But what causes those colors? Turns out that the colors were there all along.
October 14, 2014
Arizona delegates who recently visited Mexico City on a trade mission said Mexican officials have promised to improve the highway leading from Central Mexico to Nogales. The improvements are expected to improve the flow of goods between Arizona and Mexico.
October 13, 2014
A new tone is emerging from the Vatican on issues like same-sex marriage and divorce. Some Catholic bishops are now showing more signs of tolerance.
October 13, 2014
The Centers for Disease Control said hospitals should “think Ebola.” This means be alert for patients who have symptoms of the virus or have recently traveled to an endemic area.
October 13, 2014
The Arizona Diamondbacks have named Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale their new manager. Hale will replace Kirk Gibson, who was fired with three games left in a disappointing season in which the Diamondbacks' record was a worst in baseball 64 and 98.
October 13, 2014
More than 100 names of firefighters who were killed in the line of duty have been added to the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Maryland. Among the 107 firefighters honored were 19 Arizona firefighters killed in the 2013 Yarnell Hill canyon fire.
October 13, 2014
The New Mexico VA Health Care System said Friday that Kathleen Fogarty will take over as acting director of the VA's Southwest Health Care Network.
October 13, 2014
Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly, wearing a Redskins cap, was seated next to Redskins owner Dan Snyder as the team played the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in Glendale.
October 13, 2014
Arizona’s health director wants to make it more difficult to add new conditions for which doctors can recommend medical marijuana.
October 13, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation has completed a two-year study of the benefits of building an interstate highway to connect Phoenix and Las Vegas.
October 13, 2014
As the bankruptcy court's decision on the fate of Apple's Mesa factory looms, Arizona leaders try to make sense of the tarnished relationship between Apple and its sapphire glass supplier.
October 13, 2014
Most Arizonans recover from Valley Fever and return to full health. But for some people the disease can be deadly. Dr. Steve Holland is trying to identify the genetic mutations some people have that make them unable to fight Valley Fever.
October 13, 2014
The U.S. Forest Service has closed parts of a national forest in Northern New Mexico to protect a tiny, endangered mouse.
October 13, 2014
It’s always been hard to predict when and where the next wildfire will hit, but scientists in northern New Mexico have developed a way to do just that.
October 13, 2014

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