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A federal judge ruled Friday to refer Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and three aides for criminal contempt charges for disobeying court orders in a racial profiling case.
Aug. 22, 2016
Dozens of prairie dogs in northern Arizona are being relocated to make way for a 10,000-square-foot shooting range.
Aug. 22, 2016
A judge last week issued a sweeping ruling dismissing the lawsuit that argued Prop 205’s signature sheets are invalid, its language is confusing to the point of fraud and the funding source would be unconstitutional.
Aug. 22, 2016
When the son of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán and five others were abducted from a restaurant on Mexico's Pacific coast last week, analysts said revenge attacks would follow.
Aug. 22, 2016
The kids at the Bogden House all have intensive care needs ranging from constant ventilation, to oxygen, to tracheostomy care. Some kids arrive at the as premature infants.
Aug. 22, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
The standards define skills Arizona students should know by the end of each grade level. Gov. Doug Ducey told the board to review the standards back in March 2015.
Aug. 22, 2016
Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano broke a bottle of sparkling wine across the bow of the USS Yuma at a weekend ceremony in Mobile, Alabama.
Aug. 22, 2016
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The San Francisco-based Uber will announce Monday the launch of uberESPAÑOL in New Mexico at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque.
Aug. 22, 2016
Testing for Zika virus is now available at most commercial labs, meaning you can go to your doctor and ask for the test.
Aug. 19, 2016
A judge has rejected a challenge to a voter initiative to raise the state’s minimum wage. The ruling is a win for Arizonans wanting to raise the wage from $8.05 to $12 an hour by 2020.
Aug. 19, 2016
arpaio
A federal judge is asking the Arizona U.S. Attorney’s office to prosecute Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and three others for criminal contempt of court.
Aug. 19, 2016
pipe
Willow Beach National Fish Hatchery repaired a pipe that broke in 2013 with help from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Arizona Game and Fish and Mohave County.
Aug. 19, 2016
Following months of meetings and conversations, Arizona’s Task Force on Fair Justice for All has issued its report that includes 65 abbreviated recommendations. A number of them are focused are making the justice system more affordable.
Aug. 19, 2016
The U.S. Justice Department has decided to stop using private prisons – in an announcement this week, the agency said it concluded they’re less efficient and less safe than government-run prisons.
Aug. 19, 2016
health
Phoenix has announced city employees will be covered for transgender related treatment under its healthcare plans.
Aug. 19, 2016
Chandler Symphony Orchestra - 4
Musical tastes are dramatically different and songs—and how they come about—evolve and change over the years, from classical to jazz to rock to hip hop.
Aug. 19, 2016
The Goldwater Institute this week filed suit against Chandler, over the city’s sign code. The institute is representing a group of property and business owners, who argue the rules violate their constitutional rights to free speech and equal protection.
Aug. 19, 2016
There are more than 250 sources of methane in the Four Corners area, but that a small number of them are responsible for about half of the emissions.
Aug. 19, 2016
Carolyn Contreras works with a large caseload of students across the county who have landed themselves in court for truancy or other issues. They work—one phone call at a time—to help get them back in the classroom.
Aug. 19, 2016
police academy
Peoria Police Department holds an annual academy for residents to learn about the department and law enforcement.
Aug. 19, 2016

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