A report released Monday by the U.S. Department of Education shows the high school graduation gap is closing for minority students. The overall graduation rate also increased, but the study is not favorable for Arizona.
People who had been living in a homeless camp in downtown Tucson had to move out or face arrest on Friday. The camp is part of an ongoing debate between the city, federal courts and activists over the regulation of where and how homeless people should be able to live in the city.
Shanesha Taylor has pleaded guilty to a felony child abuse charge. The Phoenix mom was arrested almost a year ago after someone reported hearing a child crying inside a hot car at a Scottsdale office complex.
Ford Motor Company held the first national drive event for the 2015 Ford Edge this week in Scottsdale. And car companies spend a lot of time in Arizona, especially during the testing phase of development.