The Arizona Geological Survey officially moved in with the University of Arizona. That move also comes with a loss of funding, meaning the survey has to find grants and contracts and implement fees for its services.
The second day of the Republican National Convention figures to be less dramatic than the first – when some delegates during the afternoon session noisily called for a roll call vote on the convention’s rules; that request was denied.
High-ranking members of the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office will head to court Friday where lawyers are expected to argue they should not face criminal contempt referrals for failing to follow a judge's orders.
The National Park Service turns 100 years old in August. The centennial should be an occasion to celebrate, but the milestone comes at a time when parks are understaffed and struggling with a $12-billion maintenance backlog.