Arizona’s charter schools want the same amount of state aid as the state’s other public schools. Under state law, charters are public schools, but they can be operated by private, for-profit organizations and are exempt from many of the rules governing traditional schools.
County health officials say it could take up to a week to find out if an airline passenger has tuberculosis. The man was on a flight from Austin to Phoenix on Saturday when Texas health authorities notified federal officials that a passenger on the flight might have TB.
High speed police chases are dangerous for the suspect, officers and the public. Arizona Department of Public Safety has been using a GPS tracking system that has helped cut down on those kinds of pursuits.
The personal information of nearly 2.5 million people who have taken classes or worked at the Maricopa County Community College District has been exposed. The data include names, Social Security numbers and credit card information.
There are a lot of Thanksgiving traditions, most of them associated with food, but while some members of the family are preparing the food and others are telling childhood stories, there are usually a few sitting in front of the TV watching an NFL game.
The Colorado River continues to supply a significant amount of the water used in some parts of Arizona, but the percentage applied to agriculture in the state is drying up. The Norton family played a big role in the practical use of water in the Arizona desert.
Arizona State University and the University of Arizona will face off Saturday in this year’s territorial cup game. The stakes are high for fans of the rival schools, and there are financial stakes for the two head coaches.