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A Pinal County jail inmate found unresponsive in his cell two months ago died from an accidental drug overdose.
June 17, 2015
Glendale city officials didn’t say much after a closed-door meeting Tuesday, but indicated the city will defend itself in a lawsuit with the Arizona Coyotes.
June 16, 2015
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport could lose its only airline, Allegiant Air, to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport as early as next year over a dispute about incentives being given to a another airline.
June 16, 2015
I’ve been reading to 3rd graders in a Title I school (so-called because the kids there are deemed “at-risk” because most of them are low-income) because, the truth be known, we still have separate and unequal education.
June 16, 2015
The U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights lawsuit against Maricopa County is scheduled to go to trial in August. But some want to see the county settle the suit to save taxpayer money.
June 16, 2015
An indictment filed in federal court in Phoenix last week alleges that 43-year-old Abdul Malik Abdul Kareem hosted the gunmen in his home beginning in January and provided the guns they used in the May 3 shooting in Garland, Texas
June 16, 2015
Northern Arizona is now home to the world’s first "dark sky nation." As Arizona Public Radio’s Melissa Sevigny reports, the Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians has been recognized for its efforts to preserve the night sky.
June 16, 2015
A house with the right orientation and south-facing windows can collect free energy from the sun — no solar panels required. But one thing stands in the way of Flagstaff becoming a model for passive solar home design: the beauty of a mountain.
June 16, 2015
Following some less-than-spectacular Arizona jobless reports, the Ducey administration is scrapping at least temporarily — and perhaps forever — the monthly media briefings on the state's unemployment situation.
June 16, 2015
Tucson Medical Center has formed a partnership with four rural hospitals to deliver more specialty care to non-urban residents.
June 16, 2015
It took decades, and a series of dams, lakes, irrigation systems and political maneuvering to harness the water of the mighty Colorado River and direct it all over the Western states.
June 16, 2015
The city of Flagstaff and the Hopi Tribe are working toward a settlement in a lawsuit that claims the city's decision to sell treated wastewater to a ski resort causes a public nuisance.
June 16, 2015
A trial in federal court scheduled for August will examine whether the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office led by Sheriff Joe Arpaio illegally retaliated against critics with baseless criminal actions or meritless lawsuits.
June 16, 2015
The Glendale City Council will have a closed-door meeting to discuss the city’s contract with the Arizona Coyotes.
June 15, 2015
A rainy May has lowered the chance of a cutback in Colorado River water deliveries to Arizona next year.
June 15, 2015
Spokesperson Michelle Friedman said this is part of the company’s plan to invest in other areas and gain efficiency for the company’s growth.
June 15, 2015
An immigration advocacy group is saying that detainees at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center were denied water and left in the sun for hours.
June 15, 2015
Residents of Maricopa County could see their property taxes go up starting this fall. For the average home, valued at $100,000, that amounts to about $6 more on the property tax bill.
June 15, 2015
The City of Phoenix is making progress with its plans to make Phoenix a Bicycle Friendly Community. The latest section of road to be designated a bike lane is along 12th Street between Camelback and Indian School Roads.
June 15, 2015
The 100-degree weather of summer will be sticking around. The first excessive heat warning has been issued for Tuesday.
June 15, 2015

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