State Rep. Victoria Steele announced Tuesday she will seek the Democratic nomination in the 2nd Congressional District next year and hopes to take on Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the general election.
Arizona State University has launched its first Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC, on media literacy. According to ASU, the course is one of the first of its kind offered by a major journalism program.
A new lawsuit is fighting a federal law that gives preference to tribal families in the adoptions of Native American children. The Goldwater Institute filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs Tuesday.
The Department of Corrections is investigating the state prison in Kingman. The complex was the site of multiple riots last weekend that injured officers, inmates and forced the relocation of more than a third of the prisoners.
A nonprofit watchdog group is days away from getting access to a state utility regulator’s cell phone, which could recover hundreds of deleted text messages that took place during last year’s controversial Arizona Corporation Commission election.
The law that banned a Mexican-American Studies program in Tucson is going back on trial. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court Of Appeals upheld the Arizona education law in large part, but the court did disagree with the lower court’s decision in one area.