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Two women are weeping. A man dressed as a Disney dwarf arrives with a tea tray. References to Chekhov are made. It’s plain: We are watching a Christopher Durang play.
October 16, 2014
A handful of states have even reported the statewide average price is under $3 a gallon. In Arizona, it’s not there yet. AAA says the average across the state is about $3.15 per gallon.
October 16, 2014
Two seats on the Arizona Corporation Commission are up for election in November, and with solar at the forefront special interest groups are spending big money in hopes of swaying the outcome.
October 16, 2014
Supporters of Arizona’s ban on same-sex marriage face an important deadline Thursday.
October 16, 2014
A printing error is being blamed for hundreds of mismarked early ballots. The Maricopa County Recorder’s Office said some ballots had the wrong names on the return envelopes.
October 15, 2014
Four people, including the son and daughter-in-law of Sen. Jeff Flake, have been indicted on felony cruelty to animal charges after 21 dogs died at a Gilbert kennel.
October 15, 2014
When you live in Arizona, seeing big cats can be cause for excitement or alarm. For photographer Steve Winter, trailing big cats takes on a completely different meaning.
October 15, 2014
Last year, the city of Phoenix decided to work to become the first city in the U.S. to end chronic homelessness among veterans.
October 15, 2014
A first grader at Vistancia Elementary School in Peoria has died from a severe respiratory illness. Tests are being done to determine the cause.
October 15, 2014
The 2014 wildfire season was calm in Arizona, relatively speaking. 200,000 acres of grassland and forest burned, but prescribed burns also may help limit the outburst of catastrophic fires.
October 15, 2014
Award-winning investigative reporter Jana Bommersbach has written her first novel, though it treads on some familiar ground for Bommersbach.
October 15, 2014
Southern Methodist University advertising professor Willie Baronet has been buying signs from homeless people for an art project.
October 15, 2014
A federal appeals court struck down Prop 100 today on a 9-2 vote. The law denied bond to undocumented immigrants who were charged with "serious" crimes.
October 15, 2014
The future of the 1.5 million square foot Apple plant is uncertain. GT Advanced Technologies, the company that makes glass for Apple products in Mesa, filed for bankruptcy.
October 15, 2014
The Arizona Department of Corrections has agreed to implement significant improvements to the state’s prison healthcare system. The new standards are a part of a settlement filed on Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union.
October 15, 2014
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office has asked a judge to bar the public from witnessing an Oct. 28 hearing at which lawyers will discuss an investigation of a former sheriff's deputy.
October 15, 2014
A first-grade student at Peoria’s Vistancia Elementary School, has died, after contracting what has been described as a serious respiratory condition.
October 15, 2014
The Border Patrol said it rescued an undocumented immigrant from Mexico and one from Guatemala after the two became dehydrated and couldn’t keep up with others in their group in the mountains west of Arivaca.
October 15, 2014
The major party candidates for governor, Democrat Fred DuVal and Republican Doug Ducey finally agree on something. Neither wants to say whether he inhaled marijuana.
October 15, 2014
The Arizona Democratic Party wants an investigation into whether Republican attorney general candidate Mark Brnovich failed to register as a lobbyist in 2006.
October 15, 2014

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