A decade after it was first proposed, the plan for an open-pit copper mine in Southern Arizona has experienced a setback. A regional office of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has recommended the mine be denied a federal Clean Water Act permit.
Continued warm and dry conditions contributed to several record-breaking measurements at Lake Tahoe in 2015, raising concerns about the ecological impacts of climate change on the second deepest lake in the United States.
A federal lawsuit filed in Tucson alleges that Arizona’s affordable health care program is denying full coverage to immigrants in the state. Plaintiffs say the denials could be affecting thousands of immigrants.
Eight years ago, Hillary Clinton famously said her campaign for President put “18 million cracks” in the proverbial glass ceiling. Thursday night, she became the first woman ever to accept a major party’s nomination for president.
You could say the aerospace industry has taken off in Arizona. In fact, you could say it’s soaring. A new study by PricewaterhouseCoopers puts Arizona at number one in the U.S. for aerospace manufacturing attractiveness.
A new report by the group Grassroots Leadership called “Indefensible: a Decade of Mass Incarceration of Migrants Prosecuted for Crossing the Border” studied, in part, what effect immigration policy has had on the court system over the past decade. Report:
For those people not at the DNC, they’re still searching for information about it. And, Google’s Data Editor, Simon Rogers says those search topics have been changing over the course of the convention.