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If you want to get a clear view of the nighttime sky and our neighbors in the solar system, it turns out you’re living in the right state.
August 08, 2014
Gannett has become the latest media powerhouse to divide up its broadcast and newspaper holdings — joining Tribune, among others.
August 08, 2014
For Halloween enthusiasts, October isn’t that far away. And if you’re going to win the prize for scariest zombie at the costume party, you should probably start perfecting your look now.
August 08, 2014
During the great recession, the Arizona Department of Public Safety took a beating. As the agency adds to its ranks, some are concerned DPS can’t add people quickly enough to make up for previous losses and upcoming retirements.
August 08, 2014
The Phoenix Fire Department says an off-duty firefighter died early Friday in a rappelling accident on the Echo Canyon side of Camelback Mountain.
August 08, 2014
School is back in session this week for many districts across the state, but not all of them have as many teachers in the classroom as they’d like.
August 08, 2014
Smokey Bear may be turning 70, but that doesn’t mean he’s slowing down in his mission to spread the message of personal responsibility in preventing wildfires.
August 08, 2014
Officials with the Prescott National Forest say someone cut a lock into a meadow that was being restored as wildlife habitat.
August 08, 2014
A federal appeals court has ruled against the Goldwater Institute, which filed suit claiming people cannot be forced to buy health insurance or pay a fine for refusing under a voter-passed measure from 2010.
August 08, 2014
A new ruling from the Arizona Court of Appeals could limit the amount of dark money commercials and mailers in state politics.
August 08, 2014
It was the first building of its kind in the city of Phoenix. Fifty years later, most of the structure was burned and nearly set for demolition. Today, it’s a national landmark undergoing a major unusual renovation.
August 08, 2014
Arizona Public Service won’t be the only utility to pay a price for a major power outage three years ago. A Southern California utility will pay three times as much as APS.
August 08, 2014
Last weekend’s toxic algal outbreak in Lake Erie crippled the city of Toledo, leaving residents without water access for three days. Could that happen in Phoenix?
August 08, 2014
A federal judge has denied the Arizona Department of Corrections' motion for summary judgment in a class-action lawsuit over the quality of health care in the state's prisons.
August 08, 2014
Tempe is testing out a bike lane design meant to make the roadway safer for cyclists and drivers.
August 07, 2014
The state has received more than $1 billion from Indian gaming in the past 11 years, according to a recently released report from the Arizona Indian Gaming Association.
August 07, 2014
President Barack Obama signed a Veterans Affairs Reform Bill on Thursday. The law comes after secret waiting lists in several VA hospitals were discovered this spring.
August 07, 2014
The third time is a charm — or at least that’s what Peoria hopes. After two wrong ballots, Maricopa County will mail a third ballot to voters in the Mesquite District of Peoria with the correct city council candidates.
August 07, 2014
A brass bell that was stolen from a Kingman church has been returned by a man who wished to remain anonymous.
August 07, 2014
The Arizona Supreme Court says police officers cannot frisk someone who’s armed unless they establish reasonable suspicion that criminal activity is occurring.
August 07, 2014

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