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Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital is opening a new center to focus on research and treatment of Lou Gehrig’s disease.
January 15, 2014
The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University is getting national attention for groundbreaking research into the early detection of colon, breast, lung and other forms of cancer.
January 15, 2014
Reaction to Gov. Jan Brewer’s plan to re-create Child Protective Services as a separate agency has been muted.
January 15, 2014
Republican legislative leaders are moving to use taxpayer money to keep the email of current and former lawmakers out of the hands of immigration activists.
January 15, 2014
There are six vacancies in Arizona’s federal courts. The state’s two Republican senators have blocked several of President Obama’s nominees to fill the vacancies, in some cases for up to two years, but now, it looks like five of those nominees will get a hearing.
January 14, 2014
The Tempe Fire Department is changing its name.
January 14, 2014
Robert Shelton, who helped turn around the reputation of the troubled Fiesta Bowl, has resigned as its executive director. He is leaving to head up a Tucson-based foundation.
January 14, 2014
Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi was supposed to report to prison Monday. But that didn’t happen.
January 14, 2014
The Arizona Supreme Court has ordered a Pinal County judge to oversee local courts in the city of Maricopa.
January 14, 2014
Tucson Police Officer Brandon Tatum says individuals claiming to be support technicians from the software giant have been calling people and offering to help fix issues with their computers.
January 14, 2014
A new housing report from Arizona State shows the red-hot metro Phoenix housing market has been cooling off.
January 14, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer said she has abolished Child Protective Services as we know it and created a new division charged with child safety. In her 2014 State of the State address, Brewer called on the legislature to make the new division a standalone agency. She also called for education and tax reforms.
January 13, 2014
An Arizona lobbyist who once represented the Fiesta Bowl is accused of running an illegal campaign finance scheme on behalf of his lobbying firm.
January 13, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court will not review the child abuse conviction of an Indiana man who forced his grandsons to take a grueling hike through the Grand Canyon.
January 13, 2014
President Barack Obama plans to begin discussions soon on restricting National Security Agency surveillance.
January 13, 2014
Arizona Sen. John McCain is again criticizing the administration’s policies on Iraq, saying the United States is doing nothing to help end al Qaeda-fueled violence there.
January 13, 2014
As lawmakers return to the state capitol Monday, there are indications the partisanship of the past may not be as evident this year.
January 13, 2014
The United States Supreme Court is refusing to hear a case involving Arizona’s ban on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
January 13, 2014
As lawmakers reconvene at the state capitol for the start of their new session, a state Representative on the front lines of the Child Protective Services problems says she’s planning to introduce legislation to make CPS a separate agency.
January 13, 2014
State officials say they’re concerned about motorists with specialty plates who may be making changes to them, which is illegal.
January 13, 2014

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