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PHOENIX (AP) — Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's lawyers said a request for approximately $7 million in legal fees and costs for lawyers who won a racial profiling suit is astonishingly excessive.
January 28, 2014
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is losing a route as of next month.
January 28, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — A team assigned to review more than 6,500 child abuse and neglect reports that were not investigated by Arizona child welfare officials has assigned nearly all of those cases to investigators.
January 28, 2014
DALLAS (AP) — The CEO of the new American Airlines said he will get a salary of $700,000 this year and could get a bonus of twice that if the company is highly profitable.
January 28, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — A passenger aboard an international flight has been questioned at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport after authorities found a box of raw bird eggs in her suitcase.
January 28, 2014
Six vacant federal judge posts in Arizona are now one step closer to being filled. The Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, D.C. heard testimony on Tuesday on six nominees to the federal district court bench in Arizona.
January 28, 2014
BOSTON (AP) — Former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords is challenging Washington leaders not to ignore gun violence.
January 28, 2014
A bill that would allow you to invoke your religion as a defense in court has cleared a state Senate Committee and is headed to the floor.
January 28, 2014
The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Board are investigating the crash of a small plane, which was attempting to take off from a private airstrip on a ranch near Wikieup.
January 28, 2014
A new study finds more than seven in 10 Arizona fourth graders are reading below grade level, and the reading gap between higher and lower-income students is growing wider.
January 28, 2014
The problem is the Arizona criminal code makes it a crime for anyone without a doctor’s recommendation to grow or possess marijuana, and hemp is a form of the same plant.
January 28, 2014
Arizona’s Senate Majority Leader has announced he won’t run for re-election this fall. John McComish faced a Tea Party challenge in the Republican primary.
January 28, 2014
Girl Scout cookie season begins Monday, and this time, the annual tradition has a sweet twist.
January 27, 2014
An Arizona lobbyist targeted in the investigation into corruption at the Fiesta Bowl will receive no jail time on an unrelated misdemeanor.
January 27, 2014
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — A base-jumper killed in a fall in northern Arizona near the Grand Canyon has been identified as a 41-year-old Canadian physician.
January 27, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — Firefighters have rescued a man who developed a medical condition while hiking in Phoenix near Piestewa Peak.
January 27, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — A bill before Arizona lawmakers this session renews a push to allow teachers to arm themselves in the classroom.
January 27, 2014
Volunteers will be fanning out across the Valley on Tuesday morning, to count the number of homeless people, on the streets.
January 27, 2014
Final preparations are underway for the Waste Management Phoenix Open, with tournament play set to begin Thursday.
January 27, 2014
A bill limiting media access to autopsy pictures and other information gets its first test this week at the state capitol.
January 27, 2014

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