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The Arizona Department of Revenue stopped more than $74 million in fraudulent refunds from being sent out in fiscal year 2013. That’s a $42 million increase from the year before.
Jul. 14, 2014
The Salt River Project is reporting another dry winter runoff season. 2014 was the eighth driest winter on record in terms of snow melt for the Salt and Verde River watersheds.
Jul. 14, 2014
The University of Arizona is joining hundreds of colleges across the nation with a campus-wide ban on tobacco.
Jul. 14, 2014
A new study ranks Arizona's rural roads as seventh most deadly in the country. The Road Information Program, a national research group also found that rural roads in Arizona have a fatality rate at two and a half times higher than all other roads in the state.
Jul. 14, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation says repairs to a landslide-damaged highway in the northern part of the state will begin later this month.
Jul. 14, 2014
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is investigating the poaching of an antelope buck that was left to waste in a field near Flagstaff. Agency officials said Arizona pronghorn are a particularly fragile species.
Jul. 14, 2014
An international team of researchers, led by Arizona State University scientists, has taken the first step in figuring out how to mimic the process of turning sunlight into energy.
Jul. 14, 2014
Rattlesnake fangs can be a deadly force in the desert Southwest. Both man and beast can be a victim of their venom.
Jul. 14, 2014
Arizona is one of the leading states for the number of women in the workforce and equality in pay.
Jul. 14, 2014
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Friday that would make a temporary tax break a permanent part of the tax code. The bill is seen as a boost for businesses, but a drag on taxpayers.
Jul. 13, 2014
One of the suspects in the murder of a Border Patrol agent has asked to delay the start of his trial. That agent's death touched off a scandal over a botched federal program.
Jul. 13, 2014
Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson toured a newly opened detention facility for immigrant families Friday in New Mexico. After he tour, he told reporters he believes detention will deter future illegal crossings.
Jul. 11, 2014
Arizona State University laid out its uniform combinations for the upcoming football season this week.
Jul. 11, 2014
Cell phones have been ringing with dust storm warnings, and there are a few factors that go into issuing one.
Jul. 11, 2014
Earlier this week, ASU Professor Ersula Ore pleased guilty to a misdemeanor count of resisting arrest stemming from a much publicized incident.
Jul. 11, 2014
Music parodies have been around for decades, from the vinyl days of Allan Sherman, to Weird Al Yankovic changing lyrics of the biggest pop hits.
Jul. 11, 2014
Campaign signs can take on extra significance in increasing name recognition, or getting some voters to pay a little bit more attention.
Jul. 11, 2014
Remember the good old days? You know, all the way back in the 1990s?
Jul. 11, 2014
For the next two weeks, a handful of playwrights are giving you a chance to talk back. Starting Friday, Theater Works in Peoria is hosting the New Works WESTival.
Jul. 11, 2014
This is the time of year Valley residents may be lucky enough to see a Queen of the Night in bloom.
Jul. 11, 2014

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