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Tucson
Tucson is considering changing where it houses inmates convicted of misdemeanor crimes.
Dec. 2, 2015
Camelback Family Planning
Attorneys for both sides agreed Tuesday to accept two doctors' findings of competency for Chalice Renee Zeitner.
Dec. 2, 2015
State law requires the secretary of state to publish a pamphlet of pro and con arguments ahead of any election with a ballot measure. Those arguments can come from anyone with $75.
Dec. 2, 2015
Dan Hull
Dan Hull is the co-founder of Storyline. In this episode of the Arizona Storytellers project, Hull recalls his childhood ritual of getting in trouble and getting spanked.
Dec. 2, 2015
Authorities are investigating whether a former Kingman budget analyst stole hundreds of thousands of city dollars this year to finance a gambling habit.
Dec. 1, 2015
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The Department of Child Safety is more than three months late in releasing its latest report. State law requires the agency to release data quarterly.
Dec. 1, 2015
Sheep
A Valley judge has ruled in favor of the state in a custody battle over sheep.
Dec. 1, 2015
In a Place: La Grande Orange
When you think about the Valley, is there a specific place you think of? A place that exemplifies your image of our desert home?
Dec. 1, 2015
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The federal Environmental Protection Agency said that in 2013, carbon dioxide accounted for more than 80 percent of all U.S. greenhouse gas emissions from human activities.
Dec. 1, 2015
AzMERIT asessment report
Vice president of the Arizona Education Association talks about what teachers think of the new AzMERIT scores and how they can be improved.
Dec. 1, 2015
PhoenixMart
PhoenixMart is facing another controversy.
Dec. 1, 2015
azmerit database
The Arizona Department of Education released official AzMERIT test scores on Nov. 30, 2015. Search an individual school and/or select a school district to see the percentage of students who passed each section.
Dec. 1, 2015
Downtown Phoenix’s Entertainment District
Phoenix officials are working on coming up with a formal process for downtown business owners applying for an exemption to the state’s liquor laws.
Dec. 1, 2015
AzMERIT asessment report
The Arizona Department of Education released a school breakdown of AzMERIT standardized test scores Monday. Marks vary widely among public schools around the state.
Dec. 1, 2015
The chair of the Arizona Republican Party said Corporation Commission Chair Susan Bitter Smith should look at stepping down.
Dec. 1, 2015
Navajo Nation schools
In 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Indian Education launched a reform effort to improve student outcomes in its school system. Some education officials are optimistic about the idea, but many are concerned the effort is just another empty promise from the federal government.
Dec. 1, 2015
An Arizona regulator wants the state’s biggest utility to turn over campaign contribution records that could be linked to dark money in last year’s election.
Dec. 1, 2015
Tom Horne
The contributions came in the form of attack ads against Republican Attorney General Tom Horne during the 2010 attorney general’s race.
Dec. 1, 2015
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio effectively deputized citizens with valid handgun permits while announcing the 22nd year of his holiday mall patrol.
Dec. 1, 2015
Brnovich
The Attorney General cited a variety of ways Susan Bitter Smith's regulatory powers conflict with her lobbying for the cable television industry, including broadband. Now others are raising questions about whether her possible conflict of interest in that area goes deeper than previously reported.
Dec. 1, 2015

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