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U.S. District Judge Beryl Howell heard arguments on the sheriff’s claims that President Obama’s executive action will let more illegal immigrants enter the country and commit crimes, thereby burdening law enforcement.
December 22, 2014
Arizona Public Service will move forward with its plans for free rooftop solar on 1,500 homes next year, a program that opponents say the utility doesn't need yet will ultimately raise costs for all ratepayers.
December 22, 2014
A bid in Congress to block tribal gaming on the edge of Glendale has failed. The U.S. Senate wrapped up for the year without voting on Sen. John McCain’s bill.
December 22, 2014
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said the president does not have the legal authority to defer deportations and grant work permits to more than 4 million unauthorized immigrants.
December 22, 2014
Arizona voters may get a chance to decide if farmers here can grow an industrial version of marijuana, something several other states now allow.
December 22, 2014
Lake Havasu is a popular tourist destination, but large plumes of Algae have raised concern for the lake, and it may not be the only thing to worry about in the water.
December 22, 2014
Firefighters face a multitude of cancer-causing agents but one of the most insidious is the exhaust from their own trucks. There's now funding available to install exhaust removal systems.
December 22, 2014
Firefighters are twice as likely to get certain types of cancer than the general public, according to recent studies. But scientists say stricter firefighting safety practices could lower those rates.
December 22, 2014
Todd Sanders, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, said Broome had a significant impact.
December 19, 2014
"The Hunger Games" movies are also having another effect: an increased interest in archery.
December 19, 2014
Some of the turnaround is attributed to Sprouts Farmers Markets’ headquarters’ relocation to High Street.
December 19, 2014
Acting Phoenix Police chief, Joseph Yahner addressed the media Friday following his Thursday appointment. This is the second time he’s held the position in his more than 30-year career with the department.
December 19, 2014
Prepackaged caramel apples have been linked to a multi-state listeria outbreak. Four cases have been reported in Arizona.
December 19, 2014
The Arizona Corporation Commission decided on Friday to move forward with opening an investigation into the business practices of the solar industry. The move was in response to growing consumer and Congressional concerns about leasing companies.
December 19, 2014
A lot has changed about Arizona since the mid 1950s. But, one thing has not: the amount of water used.
December 19, 2014
New numbers from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center show Arizona had the second-biggest jump in post-secondary enrollment in the country this fall.
December 19, 2014
Phoenix is looking for a new police chief. About two years after hiring Daniel Garcia, the city manager fired him yesterday for holding a press conference after being told not to.
December 19, 2014
Across Arizona, some small towns founded on mining have been reborn as quirky, artsy tourist destinations. In the Southern Arizona town of Patagonia, residents are divided over whether it should become a mining community once more.
December 19, 2014
The operation, conducted Tuesday through Thursday, targeted people with outstanding arrest warrants for things like robbery, burglary, theft and larceny.
December 19, 2014
Next time you decide to chow down on a juicy burger, take a moment to really savor the moment because if you haven’t noticed, beef prices are up.
December 19, 2014

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