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The Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity has filed a petition to protect the insect under the Endangered Species Act as a threatened species.
Aug. 29, 2014
Maricopa County Elections officials will be working over the weekend to finalize results from Tuesday’s Primary Election. Three state legislative districts could be impacted.
Aug. 29, 2014
Claiming illegal political motives, attorneys for Republicans are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to void the lines drawn by the Independent Redistricting Commission for the state's 30 legislative districts.
Aug. 29, 2014
The National Guard is now descending on the South Texas border. It’s part of a law enforcement surge called Operation Strong Safety. Governor Rick Perry ordered the mission to confront the never-ending flow of illegal drug traffic headed north from Mexico.
Aug. 29, 2014
President Barack Obama says he still intends to act on his own to change immigration policies but stopped short of reiterating his past vows to act by end of summer.
Aug. 29, 2014
Shanesha Taylor of Phoenix, who left her two children in a hot car while she attended a job interview, has regained custody of them.
Aug. 29, 2014
The city-owned Barrister Place building, known for being featured in the 1960s movie “Psycho,” is being cast in a new role in downtown Phoenix.
Aug. 28, 2014
Democrat David Garcia is running for state superintendent of education. His campaign saw a significant boost in contributions following Tuesday’s primary election.
Aug. 28, 2014
It was considered a premier project that would boost the state — and the city that housed it. But over time it became a divisive issue.
Aug. 28, 2014
The Tohono O’odham Nation broke ground on its West Valley Casino on Thursday. Contractors estimate the entire project will be completed within three years.
Aug. 28, 2014
The Arizona State University football team faces Weber State in its Thursday night season opener. It was the team's first game since its stadium lost a few thousand seats.
Aug. 28, 2014
Brian Hulsey was sentenced to death Thursday for the 2007 fatal shooting of a Glendale police officer.
Aug. 28, 2014
The Congressional race in Arizona’s 1st District is still too close to call. Only about 380 votes separate the two Republicans who want to unseat Democratic incumbent Ann Kirkpatrick.
Aug. 28, 2014
In advance of Labor Day, gas prices around Arizona dropped for the eighth straight week.
Aug. 28, 2014
Just a day after Republican Doug Ducey won his party’s nomination for governor, the gloves are off.
Aug. 28, 2014
Construction on U.S. 89 south of Page is underway. About 500 feet of the road gave way in February of last year following a landslide.
Aug. 28, 2014
Cochise County elections officials say they’ve had to reprocess more than 20,000 ballots from Tuesday's election. The problem is being blamed on an apparent computer glitch.
Aug. 27, 2014
Maricopa County will open a citizens’ flood recovery information center in New River today. It is designed to assist residents affected by last week’s flooding.
Aug. 27, 2014
Valley-based shop Sweet Republic was named on a list of the top ten best frozen desserts in America.
Aug. 27, 2014
Arizona’s primary election will lead to a brief breather from campaign intensity, though it’s going to ramp up again quite soon.
Aug. 27, 2014

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