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Maricopa County plans to appeal a ruling that leaves the county responsible for liability claims arising from Sheriff Joe Arpaio's enforcement of two identity-theft laws that were used to convict hundreds of immigrant workers.
April 02, 2015
A federal court has issued a temporary restraining order blocking pilots at discount carrier Allegiant Air from a planned strike Thursday.
April 02, 2015
The American Pharmacy Association has voted to discourage its members from dispensing drugs to be used in executions. The resolution was adopted at the trade association’s conference earlier this week, but is not legally binding.
April 01, 2015
TUCSON, Ariz.-- A Louisiana man has been sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge in Arizona for leading a human smuggling organization based in the state.
April 01, 2015
Next week, the Arizona School Boards Association will be hosting a three-day conference in Phoenix called The Equity Event: Leadership Strategies and Promising Practices for Closing the Opportunity and Achievement Gaps.
April 01, 2015
Airline passengers might see the quirky Phoenix-based SkyMall catalog return to the backs of their seat pockets under new court-approved ownership.
April 01, 2015
The Arizona Diamondbacks are coming off a terrible year — one that began with the team’s best starting pitcher getting hurt right before a season-opening trip to Australia.
April 01, 2015
The Valley restaurant scene has changed dramatically over the past quarter-century, with an increase in nationally praised chefs and the eaters who appreciate them and their creations.
April 01, 2015
Will Stone
April 01, 2015
Today, a new immigration-reform campaign is getting started to bring attention to the need for more visas for highly skilled workers.
April 01, 2015
The city of Mesa may soon enact a formal anti-discrimination law. City council members reviewed draft language for a potential ordinance earlier this week.
April 01, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey has vetoed bills this week, including one that would have kept private for 60 days the identities of police officers involved in shootings.
April 01, 2015
Residents of Phoenix neighborhoods impacted by the Federal Aviation Administration’s flight path changes at Sky Harbor Airport are stuck in a holding pattern, despite efforts to mitigate the problem.
April 01, 2015
Before Diamondbacks fans can enter Chase Field this year, they will need to pass through the newest safety feature implemented by Major League Baseball.
April 01, 2015
About 20 percent of the salaried employees at the Pinto Valley Mine near Miami, Ariz. are losing their jobs. Officials with Capstone Mining, the company that owns the mine, said the layoffs are not a response to falling copper prices.
April 01, 2015
National Weather Service meteorologist Jessica Nolte said dry storm systems are usually seen at the beginning of the state’s wildfire season.
April 01, 2015
Arizona taxi companies that also operate ride-hailing services won a major concession Tuesday on insurance in a bill overhauling regulations for firms such as Uber and Lyft.
April 01, 2015
A state senator says one of Gov. Doug Ducey's appointees to the state Board of Education won't get an immediate confirmation hearing and that the rest of his first year in office will serve as a "test drive."
April 01, 2015
The legislation is being pushed by retailers, grocers and restaurants. They fear the efforts in places like Tempe and Flagstaff to follow the lead of Bisbee, which put a nickel-a-bag fee on single-use sacks.
April 01, 2015
Arizona emergency management officials are launching a publicity campaign urging homeowners and business owners to do what they can to reduce the threat of wildfires.
April 01, 2015

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