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10 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson
Election officials in Arizona's most populous county are trying to cut down on provisional ballots and speed up results in this year's races.
15 hrs ago | The Bugle
Admitting the law is unconstitutional, state election officials agreed Thursday to stop enforcing a requirement for statewide candidates to get signatures on nominating petitions from voters in three counties.
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MCSO: Man shot in legs found on Arizona highway A man who was shot in both legs was picked up by a passing motorist Saturday, authorities said.
Firefighters recovered a woman's body from a West Valley canal Saturday. The Phoenix, Avondale, Tolleson and Peoria fire departments responded to 99th Avenue and McDowell Road around 9:45 a.m. for report of a water rescue at the canal.
Phoenix set a record high temperature of 115A F at 1:32p.m. on Thursday afternoon.
PHOENIX A Chandler man has been sentenced in a bestiality case. Christopher Jackson, 49, was sentenced to three years of supervised probation for two counts of bestiality and a misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia.
A dust storm reported to be more than 3,000 feet high hit Phoenix Friday, limiting visibility and threatening to reshape landscapes and leave a coating of grit in its wake.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is investigating the deaths of two rabbits at a Gilbert pet boarding facility where more than 20 dogs died recently.
A new statewide poll by the Behavior Research Center shows that a third of all independents questioned say they intend to participate in the upcoming primary, whether through early ballots or simply showing up at the polls on Aug. 26. And another quarter said they're not sure yet.
Candidate Fonseca wants Tempe residents to have greater say Tempe City Council candidate Ernesto Fonseca is focused on empowering voters.
The Arizona mom arrested after leaving her kids in a hot car while she went on a job interview said she's "extremely grateful" for a second chance, a week after reaching a deal with prosecutors that would drop criminal charges against her.
Trial to start Monday for man accused of killing a former Arizona State University football player who was stabbed at Martini Ranch.
At the end of the week , we bring you a roundup of visitors to the desert's own Fourth Avenue Jail.
PHOENIX - A mother, who gained national attention for leaving her children in a hot car while she interviewed for a job, said her decision was made in a true moment of desperation.
Michael Lee Hansen, the Phoenix man who admitted to trying to behead his mother, was sentenced to 8 1/2 years in prison on Thursday for attempted second-degree murder.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 12:46 pm
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