Arizona Treasurer Doug Ducey cruised to an easy win over Democrat Fred DuVal on Tuesday to become the next governor as voters chose to stick with the Republican Party for the state's top office as it still struggles to bounce back from the Great Recession.
The University of Arizona and the University of Hawaii, with support from NASA and Lockheed Martin, are coming to the rescue of a major telescope which was in danger of shutting down because of budget constraints.
Mexican officials say federal police have detained the former mayor of Iguala and his wife, who are said to have ordered the Sept. 26 attacks on teachers' college students that left six dead and 43 missing.
Grand Canyon officials say hotels, mule rides and restaurants at the South Rim will remain open to millions of visitors once they award a temporary concessions contract. It would only be a temporary agreement while the National Park Service searches for a long-term vendor.