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mail-in ballots put through a counting machine
Election Day has come and gone but many votes are still being counted. This year, the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office received a record number of early ballots: more than 1 million.
Nov. 11, 2016
Several major private prison companies that operate in Arizona including Corrections Corporation of America and GEO Group saw their stock prices jump after Trump’s surprise Election Day victory.
Nov. 11, 2016
arizona supreme court logo
The Arizona Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that it was unconstitutional for the Legislature to change the amount active judges have to pay into their state pension plans and the yearly increases they receive upon retirement.
Nov. 11, 2016
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
U.S. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake say the problems plaguing the VA health care system nationwide extend to Southern Arizona and are unacceptable.
Nov. 11, 2016
Lake Mead
Phoenix and Tucson have reached a new water-sharing agreement. It’s an effort to support declining levels at Lake Mead and reduce water shortages.
Nov. 11, 2016
wind turbines
While President Obama was meeting with President-elect Trump on Thursday, the Obama administration made an announcement affecting one of Arizona’s largest industries.
Nov. 11, 2016
Arizon Gov. Doug Ducey
Reacting to the election of Donald Trump, Gov.Doug Ducey has called on the President-elect and Congress to hold off on a total repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
Nov. 11, 2016
Glendale City Council
The city of Glendale may pay millions of dollars in damages to the Arizona Cardinals and the Arizona Sports & Tourism Authority.
Nov. 11, 2016
ADP announced it’s opening a new location in Tempe next spring. The new office will create 1,500 jobs and invest more than $33 million in Tempe’s community.
Nov. 11, 2016
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Phoenix has been taking a progressive new approach to handling the hundreds of veteran cases that cross the desk of county courts every year.
Nov. 11, 2016
Paul Penzone
When Paul Penzone replaces Joe Arpaio as Maricopa County sheriff, he will inherit the many civil lawsuits against the sheriff. That includes the ongoing case that determined the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office racially profiled Latinos.
Nov. 10, 2016
Donald Trump
Donald Trump has won Arizona's presidential contest and its 11 electoral votes.
Nov. 10, 2016
firefighter helmet
The Sun City Fire Department serves more than 40,000 residents, and has three fire stations now.
Nov. 10, 2016
Charles Essigs
Education funding in Arizona has become a hot topic in recent years, as a teacher shortage has reached crisis levels and the debate over school funding Proposition 123 dominated the news last spring.
Nov. 10, 2016
shredding documents
Listen to the sounds of Tammy Kloostra dropping off documents at a shred-a-thon in Phoenix.
Nov. 10, 2016
Guillermo Padres
The former governor of Arizona’s neighboring Mexican state of Sonora turned himself in to authorities Thursday. He faces money laundering and tax-evasion accusations by the federal government.
Nov. 10, 2016
Arizona Corporation Commission debate
The Arizona Corporation Commission will still have an entirely Republican slate following the results of Tuesday’s election.
Nov. 10, 2016
Arizona National Guard soldiers
Lots of companies, organizations and government agencies are trying to make themselves more environmentally sustainable — and that includes the U.S. Military.
Nov. 10, 2016
supermoon in 2014
An unusually bright “supermoon” will appear in the sky Sunday night and Monday morning. There are usually several supermoons each year. This one is special.
Nov. 10, 2016
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The civil war in Syria has pushed millions of people out of their homes and, in some cases, to other nations.
Nov. 10, 2016

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