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Voucher Measure Would Allow Thousands Of Students To Attend Private Schools
A state House committee Monday passed legislation that would allow hundreds of thousands of children to attend private and parochial schools at public expense.
Feb. 11, 2014
Celebrate The 50th Anniversary Of The Wilderness Act With Hikes
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act and to celebrate, Arizona Highways Magazine has organized a series of wilderness hikes through some of the state’s most spectacular protected lands.
Feb. 11, 2014
Bill Would Repeal Election Law Reforms
A state Senate panel has approved a bill repealing a series of election law reforms made in the legislature last year.
Feb. 11, 2014
Maricopa City Judge Ordered Out
Arizona’s chief justice has ordered the reassignment of the presiding judge for the city of Maricopa. This comes after an audit revealed financial irregularities in the city court.
Feb. 11, 2014
Arguments Begin In Federal Voter Registration Forms Case
Arizona, Kansas and Georgia are trying to force a federal panel to add proof of citizenship requirements to federal voter registration forms, and they will make their case in a hearing Tuesday morning in Kansas. This case moved back to the courts after a federal commission denied the states’ request last month.
Feb. 11, 2014
Mesa Libraries Begin New Streaming Media Service
Mesa’s libraries are launching a new way for people to download movies, music and audiobooks without having to set foot in a library building.
Feb. 10, 2014
Mexican Man Sentenced In Murder Of Agent Brian Terry
A Mexican man has been sentenced to three decades in prison for the 2010 murder of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry. That shootout revealed the failed federal Operation Fast and Furious.
Feb. 10, 2014
Sirven: Telling Patients To Give Up The Car Keys
If you have ever had to tell your aging parents that it is time to give up driving, you know just how tough that transition can be. Well, as it happens, doctors struggle with this conversation too.
Feb. 10, 2014
Border Congressmen Sponsor Bipartisan Bill
Two border congressmen are working across party lines on a bill that aims to hold federal border agents accountable for abuses.
Feb. 10, 2014
Tucson
A conservative advocacy group is suing the city of Tucson over its contracting preference for local businesses.
Feb. 10, 2014
Roof At Chase Field Gets Major Cleaning
If you look toward downtown Phoenix this morning, you might notice crews on the roof of Chase Field.
Feb. 10, 2014
Arizona Motor Vehicle Division Displays Wait Times Online
The Arizona Motor Vehicle Division is hoping to make the process of getting a driver’s license or title transfer a little easier.
Feb. 10, 2014
Bill Targets
A state lawmaker is going after what she calls the "dark money" when it comes to campaign contributions.
Feb. 10, 2014
Janet Napolitano: Security At Sochi Is Very Good
The country’s former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says the level of security for the Sochi Olympics appears to be more than adequate.
Feb. 10, 2014
Horne Campaign Finance Violation Hearing Begins Monday
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne faces a hearing before an administrative law judge today.
Feb. 10, 2014
Arizona Donates Car Seats To Sonora
In the Mexican state of Sonora, it is estimated that only 13 percent of babies and small children use car seats. In Arizona, it is is closer to 90 percent.
Feb. 10, 2014
Arizona Congressional Democrats Call Fake Websites Deceitful
Anyone who wants to make online donations to three Arizona Democratic congressional candidates will need to be careful when browsing the web.
Feb. 10, 2014
Grand Canyon Gets $1 Million Gift
Trail repairs at the Grand Canyon are in progress, thanks to a $1 million gift from Arizona Public Service.
Feb. 7, 2014
Valley Filmmaker Creates 52 Films
Arizona director Travis Mills created a short film adaptation of "A Piece of Steak" by Jack London. Not a fan of London? Don't worry. The 28-year-old filmmaker has 51 other short films where that came from.
Feb. 7, 2014
Phoenix Bucket List: Exploring Metrocenter Mall
Phoenix gets its very own bucket list, and we start exploring it, at the mall.
Feb. 7, 2014

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