An ongoing civil rights lawsuit against the county is costing taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars every month. The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is paying to comply with a court order and footing the bill for an outside group to monitor their progress.
For many in the U.S., a good Super Bowl party comes with a tasty “super bowl” of guacamole. But its main ingredient, the avocado, is at the center of a trade dispute between the U.S. and Mexico that’s recently caused tons of the creamy fruit to be turned back at the border.
This week, Phoenix International Raceway announced details of $178 million in planned upgrades to the 52-year-old Avondale facility that hosts both NASCAR and Indy Car events. We find out why the raceway’s parent company is making this large investment.
Thousands of people are held in our state’s jail every day, just because they can’t afford to pay the bond set to get out while they’re awaiting trial. Four bills in the state Legislature would work to change that.
The Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade is one of the most controversial the justices have ever considered. Could the case survive a more conservative court? We talked about that with Harvard Law Professor Glenn Cohen, an expert in reproductive technology and related topics.
"The Greatest Show on Grass" is back. The Waste Management Phoenix Open teed off Thursday morning in Scottsdale. One golfer who won’t be competing this year is former tournament champion and Valley resident Tom Lehman.
Elected officials in Phoenix could soon vote on whether to declare Phoenix a sanctuary city. During Wednesday’s council meeting, a resident presented a petition that requires the council to act within 15 days.
For 10 years, Cave Fest has celebrated the flora, fauna and subterranean features of Kartchner Caverns State Park. But the event also underlines the surprising amount of scientific research that supports the cave.