The U.S. Army has awarded $80 million in helicopter contracts to the owner of a Mesa company, even as the Justice Department investigates whether she played by the rules to win earlier military contracts.
Tempe did it. The town of Gilbert was considering it. Now, in northwestern Arizona, Mohave County has done it. The Board of Supervisors there voted to ban the use of e-cigarettes in public buildings. But not everyone thinks it’s a good idea.
A new report released by the College Board shows that about 35 percent of Hispanic sophomore high school students took the preliminary SAT in Arizona during the 2013-14 school year. That’s the highest rate of Hispanic student participation nationwide from that grade level.
Catellus Development Corporation has been chosen to oversee Arizona State University’s master development plan for its 330-acre University Athletics District in Tempe. The entire project should be completed within the next 10 to 20 years.
The U.S. Supreme Court has temporarily halted the march toward legal same sex marriage in Idaho but has allowed Nevada to go forward. KJZZ’s Nick Blumberg told us what that could mean for the future of same sex unions in Arizona.
We talked about the general election campaign and who may win next month with Arizona Republic columnist Bob Robb and State House Minority Leader Chad Campbell, who is not running for re-election or any other office in 2014.
The National Football League has become the most popular sport in the U.S., but recent scandals involving Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and other players accused of domestic violence could threaten fan loyalty.
The United States Supreme Court on Wednesday granted an emergency request to block marriages between gay couples in Idaho, just one day after a lower court said those unions should go forward. That could delay a potential ruling overturning Arizona’s gay marriage ban.
Mexico’s oil and gas industry is about to open up to the rest of the world, but before major exploration can take place, Mexico has to create an infrastructure to support it — roads and especially pipelines.
Some parts of Arizona are getting hit by the remnants of another tropical storm, as what’s left of Hurricane Simon moves through. It’s the third slice of tropical moisture we’ve seen in the last six weeks or so.
Just one day after the U.S. Supreme Court effectively let gay marriages go forward in five states, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against gay marriage bans in Idaho and Nevada. That means Arizona’s ban on gay unions could be struck down soon.