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A group of elected officials from Arizona met last week with some of their counterparts in Sonora, Mexico, and agreed to create what they’re calling the “Arizona-Sonora Binational Megaregion.”
April 18, 2014
Salt is an important player in the culinary world but it is also critical to the technology world.
April 18, 2014
Friends or family come to town and tell you they want to go out to eat “southwestern” food. And you’re thinking, well, what exactly does that mean?
April 18, 2014
Fire restrictions went into effect Friday on several of Arizona’s national forests as well as on state-owned and managed lands.
April 18, 2014
Diamondbacks President and CEO Derrick Hall is part MLB’s On-Field Diversity Task Force.
April 18, 2014
Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake met with reporters and several veterans on Friday after a meeting with officials at the Phoenix VA medical center. The senators reported that hospital leaders denied allegations that any secret patient records existed within the system.
April 18, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation says thousands of Mexican truck drivers are planning to block traffic at border entries into the United States. The truck drivers are protesting strict inspections and long wait times at ports of entry.
April 18, 2014
Has the media been correct to use the term “racial profiling” to describe the court findings in the lawsuit against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio?
April 18, 2014
Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium in the West Valley has expanded to include a Safari Park.
April 18, 2014
If you’re planning to buy an Easter basket or some chocolate bunnies to put in one, it looks like you’ll get your money’s worth.
April 18, 2014
It’s the biggest attraction in the area and not something you would expect to find in the middle of the Arizona desert.
April 18, 2014
Firefighters in southern Arizona are starting to be able to contain the Brown Fire that is burning largely on the Fort Huachuca Army Post.
April 18, 2014
An effort to sharply expand the use of tax dollars to send students to private and parochial schools failed Thursday in the Arizona House.
April 18, 2014
The city of Phoenix is trying to save one of the Valley’s aging shopping malls. It has approved a plan to revitalize Metrocenter and surrounding neighborhoods in northwest Phoenix.
April 18, 2014
A retired police officer will be forced to testify in the retrial of a woman accused of having her 4-year-old son murdered.
April 17, 2014
Pinal County is setting a deadline for the federal government to increase payments for immigration detainees held at the county jail. Tthe county has been losing money on the agreement for eight years.
April 17, 2014
A new law prohibits local governments from restricting gun use on private property. Gov. Jan Brewer signed the bill into law yesterday.
April 17, 2014
Arizona’s unemployment rate was unchanged last month from February, at 7.3 percent.
April 17, 2014
Arizona homeowners are staying in their current homes longer than they would in a healthy housing market.
April 17, 2014
Shoppers are likely to pay more for produce this summer because of California’s drought. Research from Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business predicts prices for lettuce, avocados, peppers, grapes, tomatoes, melons and berries will increase nearly 20 percent.
April 17, 2014

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