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By ULA ILNYTZKY Associated Press A trio of Norman Rockwell paintings that for years resided at a New England museum named for him is being auctioned in New York City.
The Arizona Division of Forestry has been fined $559,000 for workplace violations during the Yarnell Hill fire that left 19 elite firefighters dead, state health and safety officials said Wednesday.
A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the country is bringing bitterly cold temperatures that prompted safety warnings for residents in the Rockies and threatened crops as far south as California.
State investigators have proposed a $559,000 penalty against the Arizona State Forestry Division for "serious" safety violations in the Yarnell Hill Fire.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says cutting his Pentagon staff by 20 percent will save at least $1 billion over five years.
Wildlife workers in boats struggled Wednesday to coax nearly four dozen pilot whales out of dangerous shallow waters in Florida's Everglades National Park, hoping to spare them the fate of 10 others that already have... A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los ... (more)
The Arizona Technology Council, a trade organization that you might expect to push for laws related to things like job training and tax credits, announced that it's adding lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality issues to its lobbying agenda.
Two skydivers died and a third was hurt Tuesday after colliding in midair near Eloy, Ariz., the Federal Aviation Administration said.
An Arizona agency that investigated workplace violations related to the deaths of 19 firefighters is recommending action against the state Forestry Division.
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Eloy Police Sergeant Brian Jerome said one person was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 17-year-old Arizona girl and her two younger sisters hugged, touched each other's faces and talked about how they had all changed when they finally were reunited after their mother and stepfather kept them... A 17-year-old Arizona girl and her two younger sisters hugged, touched each other's faces and talked about how they had all changed when ... (more)
The revelation that a New York City commuter train derailed while barreling into a sharp curve at nearly three times the speed limit is fueling questions about whether automated crash-avoidance technology could... An engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, nodded at the controls just before the ... (more)
The Arizona Department of Administration has dismissed Magellan Health Services Inc's bid protest for a $1 billion mental health contract in Maricopa County.
A state oversight committee was likely to get an earful Tuesday night at a public forum intended to solicit ideas on improving the Child Protective Services agency amid revelations that more than 6,500 child abuse and welfare reports were illegally closed without an investigation.
Scottsdale-based Arizona School of Real Estate and Business was bought out by a Columbus, Ohio-based company for an undisclosed price, according to a statement this week.
Former Arizona state Sen. Jack Jackson Jr., a Navajo, said much of his State Department job involves working with tribal nations on environmental issues, particularly those that cross tribal borders.