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The Arizona Department of Health Services said there is no real threat of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, commonly known as MERS, but that has not stopped them from having a working plan.
June 24, 2015
Authorities arrested a Phoenix man for driving the wrong way on Interstate 17 north of Black Canyon City this week.
June 24, 2015
Maricopa County officials are scheduled to vote Wednesday on a proposed $950,000 settlement that would resolve a lawsuit filed over a man's 2013 death from a stomach ulcer while in a county jail.
June 24, 2015
Sheriff Joe Arpaio is expected to face fines and other remedial actions for violating U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow’s orders in a racial profiling case. A forum Wednesday evening in downtown Phoenix invites members of the public to weigh in.
June 23, 2015
This year's Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale generated more than $719.4 million in economic impact for the Valley and was the biggest special event ever in Arizona.
June 23, 2015
A judge recently issued a ruling on a complicated case involving two Arizona solar companies and the state Department of Revenue, but it’s unclear as to what the ruling really means.
June 23, 2015
The vaccination against a potentially deadly strain of meningitis is not required by Arizona Universities. Prompted by two recent outbreaks in other states, a national committee may change that.
June 23, 2015
A Sedona organization is proposing thousands of acres of land near the Red Rock area be considered for a national monument designation.
June 23, 2015
Some lawmakers in South Carolina called for the Confederate flag to be removed from the state capitol in the wake of last week’s shooting deaths of nine black church members.
June 23, 2015
The Tohono O’odham Nation has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking an order to stop the state from blocking the opening of the tribe’s casino near Glendale.
June 23, 2015
The U.S. Forest Service has announced the location of the first work under the Four Forest Restoration Initiative.
June 23, 2015
The Ritz-Carlton hotel in Phoenix will lay off its nearly 200 employees next month when the hotel shuts down to undergo an extensive makeover.
June 23, 2015
The New York State Wage Board is considering an increase in the minimum wage, to $15.00 an hour. Here in Phoenix, workers gathered yesterday outside a Phoenix McDonald’s Restaurant, to support the increase and press for a similar hike in Arizona.
June 23, 2015
The lawsuit filed late Friday by Austin Flake and his wife, Logan, stems from Arpaio's investigation a year ago into the heat-exhaustion deaths of 21 dogs at a kennel operated by the younger Flake's in-laws.
June 23, 2015
Maricopa County has adopted a $2.2 billion budget that includes additional funding for criminal justice and millions in state-mandated cost shifts.
June 23, 2015
Jill Hruby will take over next month as president and director of Sandia National Laboratories, one of the most high-profile positions in U.S. science with responsibilities that cover nuclear weapons, energy and environmental technology.
June 23, 2015
The Mexican government has announced plans for nearly $10 billion worth of electricity and natural gas infrastructure projects, including a gas pipeline under the Gulf of Mexico from Texas to the port of Veracruz.
June 23, 2015
NASA spacecraft often carry several instruments to collect different types of data and samples. One instrument on an upcoming mission will set a milestone for Arizona State University.
June 23, 2015
Wendell Burnette started his own company 19 years ago. Right after he finished building his own home, Wendell’s very first client bought a lot in his neighborhood.
June 23, 2015
Taylor Gaes had been infected with the plague, likely by fleas that put the bacteria directly into his blood stream, making it difficult to spot in time to stop its spread.
June 22, 2015

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