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Most Education Measures in the Valley Approved
More than half of the Valley's school districts had a bond or an override on the ballot, and voters approved more than half of them.
Nov. 4, 2014
Kyrsten Sinema Holds On To Congressional District Seat
Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema has easily won her re-election bid in her Phoenix-area congressional district.
Nov. 4, 2014
Kirkpatrick, Barber in Close Congressional Races
Democratic Reps. Ann Kirkpatrick and Ron Barber find themselves in the familiar territory of finishing election night not knowing if they won or lost their congressional races.
Nov. 4, 2014
Forese And Little Win Arizona Corporation Commission Seats
Republican candidates Tom Forese and Doug Little have won the two spots on the powerful Arizona Corporation Commission.
Nov. 4, 2014
Voters Approve Experimental-Drug Measure
Voters said no to a proposition that would raise pay for Arizona lawmakers while overwhelming approving a measure that allows terminally ill patients to try unapproved, experimental drugs.
Nov. 4, 2014
Reagan Beats Goddard in Secretary of State Race
State Sen. Michele Reagan has defeated a longtime member of the Arizona Democratic political establishment to become the next secretary of state.
Nov. 4, 2014
Brnovich Wins Arizona Attorney General Race
Republican Mark Brnovich has won the race to become Arizona's next attorney general.
Nov. 4, 2014
Doug Ducey Elected Next Governor Of Arizona
Arizona Treasurer Doug Ducey cruised to an easy win over Democrat Fred DuVal on Tuesday to become the next governor as voters chose to stick with the Republican Party for the state's top office as it still struggles to bounce back from the Great Recession.
Nov. 4, 2014
Third Interim Director Appointed To Phoenix VA Health Center
The Phoenix VA Health Care System has a new interim director.
Nov. 4, 2014
Elementary School On The Reservation Visits Mars
An elementary school on a local Native American Reservation visited Mars recently, with the help of some ASU and NASA scientists.
Nov. 4, 2014
U Of A Takes Over Directorship Of UK Telescope
The University of Arizona and the University of Hawaii, with support from NASA and Lockheed Martin, are coming to the rescue of a major telescope which was in danger of shutting down because of budget constraints.
Nov. 4, 2014
Bond Set In Death Of Chandler Police Officer
Bond has been set at $750,000 for a Tempe man who struck and killed a Chandler police officer with his car last week.
Nov. 4, 2014
ASU Students Camp Out For Football Tickets
As Arizona State University prepares to take on Notre Dame this Saturday at Sun Devil Stadium, students are just around the corner camping out for tickets.
Nov. 3, 2014
Grand Canyon National Park Officials Say Temporary Vendor Contract Necessary
Grand Canyon officials say hotels, mule rides and restaurants at the South Rim will remain open to millions of visitors once they award a temporary concessions contract. It would only be a temporary agreement while the National Park Service searches for a long-term vendor.
Nov. 3, 2014
Voters Head To The Polls To Decide Close Races Amid A Flurry Of Election Spending
Arizonans who haven’t already cast their ballot can head to the polls Tuesday. Two of Arizona’s congressional seats are among the most hotly contested races in the nation. Those races and several statewide offices have seen massive spending by candidates and outside groups.
Nov. 3, 2014
Fewer Than Half Of Early Ballots Returned
Maricopa County election officials have received more than 570,000 early ballots so far.
Nov. 3, 2014
Tracking Mountain Lions In Texas: Study Suggests Population Is Stable
Data from a mountain lion tracking project in Texas show the population is stable and may be growing. But this project is taking place on private land and most of the test area is owned by ranchers, who historically have no love lost for mountain lions.
Nov. 3, 2014
Zoomtown U.S.A. Preps For Car Racing
It’s move-in day in Avondale. The Phoenix International Raceway is preparing for this weekend’s races. That means thousands of visitors will camp out at the raceway grounds.
Nov. 3, 2014
UofA Study Finds Link Between Diet and Ovarian Cancer Survival
Researchers at the University of Arizona have found a link between diet quality and the mortality rate of Ovarian Cancer survivors.
Nov. 3, 2014
Tom Magliozzi, Popular Co-Host Of NPR
Tom Magliozzi, one of public radio's most popular personalities, died on Monday of complications from Alzheimer's disease. He was 77 years old.
Nov. 3, 2014

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