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Attorneys for Gov. Jan Brewer want a judge to kick out a lawsuit challenging the Medicaid expansion Brewer spearheaded. The challenge comes from fellow Republicans.
December 13, 2013
A special legislative panel voted Thursday cut the number of state income tax brackets. But some lawmakers are concerned about what comes next.
December 13, 2013
Look for temperatures to dip a few degrees Friday and Saturday before bouncing up early next week. Additionally, parts of the state will see some rain and snow.
December 13, 2013
It’s going to cost slightly more to fill up your vehicle this weekend. The statewide average price of gas is $3.15 a gallon this morning.
December 13, 2013
California Senator Barbara Boxer has introduced a bill designed to set minimum standards for holding people in short-term custody at the nation’s borders.
December 12, 2013
As part of a national day of action, a small group of protesters in San Antonio are calling for the end of deportations following a request from several members of Congress.
December 12, 2013
A group of immigrant activists is calling for an investigation into the detention of asylum seekers at an El Paso detention facility. They allege the detainees are being wrongfully held.
December 12, 2013
A Nevada judge ruled Wednesday what some have called “the death knell” of an ongoing water case that could set precedence for the entire arid Southwest.
December 12, 2013
The number of people seeking asylum in the United States more than doubled this year, raising suspicion among some members of Congress. The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing Thursday to question whether some asylum seekers are abusing the system.
December 12, 2013
As the rollout of the Affordable Care Act continues, the Obama administration is intensifying its outreach — especially to Latino households and Spanish speakers. With the Spanish-language ACA website now running the White House hopes to make up for lost time.
December 12, 2013
Another senior urban housing development was unveiled Thursday afternoon, this time in Mesa.
December 12, 2013
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said veterans in the county jails are going to get special treatment.
December 12, 2013
Arizona ranks 14th among the states for the number of housing units with a foreclosure filing during November, according to new data released on Thursday morning by RealtyTrac.
December 12, 2013
A toddler who was abandoned near the New Mexico border earlier this week was reunited with his mother.
December 12, 2013
The Department of Public Safety said one of its detectives, Tucson-based Carmen Figueroa, has resigned, after it was learned she had been brought into the country illegally by her family when she was very young.
December 12, 2013
It has now been two years since the number of foreclosure filings in Arizona was higher than in the same month the year before.
December 12, 2013
The Western Governors’ Association wants to make it easier to determine the best spots for developers to build their projects, from the West Coast to the Rocky Mountains.
December 12, 2013
Plans are moving forward on a rare mixed-use development that would link downtown Phoenix with a traditionally poor, Latino neighborhood.
December 12, 2013
The Los Angeles-based Annenberg Foundation purchased 21 Hopi sacred artifacts up for auction Monday in Paris to return them to the tribe.
December 11, 2013
The Maricopa County Community College District board on Tuesday night approved spending up to another $600,000 to repair a security breach in its technology system. The cost of fixing the problem and providing assistance to potential victims could go as high as $14 million. Millions of students, employees and vendors are being notified.
December 11, 2013

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