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When Phoenix Democratic Senator Leah Landrum-Taylor leaves the legislature early next year to run for Secretary of State, it will mark the first time in 60 years there will be no black member of the Arizona Legislature.
Jan. 21, 2014
As the Winter Olympics approach, concerns continue about the security of athletes and spectators in Sochi, Russia.
Jan. 21, 2014
A 20-year Marine veteran, now a state lawmaker, wants to give Arizona companies a break for hiring unemployed veterans.
Jan. 21, 2014
Tony Mure of the Phoenix Fire Department says the incident started when some cylinders of compressed gas fell off a flatbed truck onto the roadway, causing vehicles to swerve to avoid them, and resulting in a chain-reaction crash.
Jan. 21, 2014
The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will visit the Southwest this week for a tour of border operations.
Jan. 20, 2014
The battle over how to spend the state’s money gets underway in earnest this week, as lawmakers start to pick apart the budget plan they were sent Friday by Gov. Jan Brewer.
Jan. 20, 2014
One of the biggest supporters of the Affordable Care Act, Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema, is admitting the health insurance website still has a lot of problems.
Jan. 20, 2014
Residents of a South Phoenix neighborhood are attempting to inspire change with a community cleanup on Martin Luther King Day.
Jan. 20, 2014
Police in Tucson said their renewed efforts to find a missing six-year-old girl has yielded some possible tips.
Jan. 20, 2014
Arizona’s Child Protective Services agency has been reinvented, and lawmakers are hoping to use what has been working in other states to safeguard Arizona’s children.
Jan. 20, 2014
Conservationists plan to sue the federal government over seven of the Southwest’s scaly and slimy creatures.
Jan. 20, 2014
An Arizona lawmaker wants to require a judge’s approval for the release of autopsy photos and videos.
Jan. 20, 2014
Sometimes medical doctors are just like you and me. They make decisions about their own health that do not always add up, scientifically speaking.
Jan. 20, 2014
Across the country the legal landscape for same-sex marriage is changing, and fast. In the Southwest in recent weeks, courts in New Mexico and Utah have delivered victories to gay marriage proponents. Now in neighboring Arizona, some gay and lesbian couples are challenging their state’s definition of marriage.
Jan. 18, 2014
Safety experts in Phoenix on Friday recommended changes to the way football helmets are tested. The national committee that sets helmet safety standards for all levels of play was in town for its biannual conference.
Jan. 17, 2014
About a mile east of the proposed Grant Park development, workers on Thursday were putting the finishing touches on another project, this one turning an old warehouse into studio space.
Jan. 17, 2014
American Airlines and US Airways have started selling tickets for the other airline’s flights. It only applies to certain routes, including hub and international flights and some of their East Coast shuttles.
Jan. 17, 2014
In her State of the State address on Monday, Gov. Jan Brewer announced she had started the process of separating Child Protective Services from the Department of Economic Security.
Jan. 17, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer unveiled her budget proposal Friday afternoon for the upcoming fiscal year.
Jan. 17, 2014
Not all that long ago, during a previous gubernatorial administration, the business community and many state lawmakers were enthusiastic about the future of biosciences.
Jan. 17, 2014

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