The Muslim holy month of Ramadan began this week, and it signifies the beginning of the revelation of the Quran to the prophet Muhammad. Muslims around the world observe the month by not eating or drinking during daylight hours, which may seem difficult for Muslims in the Arizona desert.
WASHINGTON – House Republicans are trying to block a Library of Congress proposal to replace the term “illegal aliens” with “noncitizens” in its subject listings, a move the GOP called an attempt to “unilaterally censor these terms.”
Arizona’s 5th Congressional District Rep. Matt Salmon will become ASU’s vice president for government affairs in January. The editor of Inside Higher Ed explains the significance of ties between universities and the federal government.
Who changes the light bulbs in the Eiffel Tower, works atop tall Las Vegas casinos and dangles over the Grand Canyon? Rope access technicians who clean, fix and maintain structures hanging from ropes like rock climbers.
Cities across the Valley are looking inward these days, refocusing resources and money on creating attractive downtowns. Now, Mesa city officials are hoping a deal with Arizona State University will jump start their downtown’s growth.
The worker was airlifted to a trauma center after suffering injuries from a 40-foot fall. The Surprise Fire Department said this happened after a large concrete girder collapsed on the construction site.
Firefighters continue to work to contain the Tenderfoot Fire which started Wednesday afternoon. For Yarnell’s residents and the firefighters, it’s an emotional time. And again they’re doing whatever it takes to save their town.