Federal funding for child welfare programs is something that all 50 states receive. It’s a roughly $7 billion pot of money that’s been available since the early 1990’s through a federal program known as Title 4-E. But for the most part, tribes have been left out. Now, one Arizona tribe is closer to securing funds.
The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is still not in compliance with major parts of a federal court order that came down after a judge found the sheriff’s office had racially profiled Latino motorists.
New zoning regulations aimed at the marijuana industry are expected to take effect later this week. The changes come after council members unanimously approved tougher rules using an emergency clause during Wednesday's meeting.
A new report finds the average Prescott home sold for 51 percent more than the seller paid a decade earlier. In Phoenix, the average homeowner sold for nearly 30 percent more than they paid nine years earlier.
At one of the harshest federal prisons in the country, inmates are left with their wrists and ankles cuffed for hours, days and sometimes weeks at a time. The prison says it's a safety issue. Inmates say it's punishment.