When Arizonans passed Proposition 206 on Election Day, they voted to raise the minimum wage to $12 an hour by 2020. But, a lesser-known provision of the ballot initiative will also allow domestic-violence victims to take paid sick leave to deal with the violence.
Protesters have been camped out on federal land at the Dakota Access construction site in North Dakota for months, and now winter has arrived, dumping almost two feet of snow on the encampment the last week of November.
In the world of online shopping, labels can make a big impact on what you buy for yourself and what you buy for others. Research from an Arizona State University marketing professor shows people are more likely to buy an item labeled “best-seller” for someone else.
Arizona Corporation Commissioner Bob Burns has rejected a proposed settlement from APS — the deal would have ended Burns’ dispute against the utility over its refusal to disclose spending in the 2014 election.
Fury over spiking water bills in Buckeye has drawn the attention of the Arizona Attorney General’s Office. A Nov. 22 letter to the city from the state's Consumer Information and Complaints unit included a homeowner’s written complaint about Buckeye’s billing practices.
Every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, you can hear Anni Beach’s house in Chandler before you walk in the door. Beach’s bluegrass band is a kaleidoscope of colors, and includes kids from all backgrounds and economic situations.
Gabriel Maytorena was 12 years-old when he had his first psychotic break. Now, at 18, after years of treatment, he’s taken what was once a burden and turned it into something positive. Maytorena is one of the young adults who serves on the Youth Leadership Council for Mercy Maricopa.