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With gun laws keeping high-powered weapons out of reach for most people - especially those outside the U.S. - indoor shooting ranges with high-powered weapons have become a popular attraction.
While they are still counting some votes around the state, Arizona Treasurer and former Cold Stone Creamery CEO Doug Ducey won big in yesterday's GOP gubernatorial primary, capturing 36 percent of the vote in a six-way contest .
PHOENIX – The accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a submachine gun.
The Arizona Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether conservative Republican legislators may challenge Gov. Jan Brewer's expansion of Medicaid health care coverage for low-income people.
Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal lost his bid for a second term Tuesday, falling in the Republican primary after he admitted making offensive anonymous comments on the Internet while serving as the state's chief education official.
The Arizona Department of Corrections has chosen a firm to review its investigation of the nearly two-hour execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood.
The polls are set to close at 7 p.m., and we'll start seeing how Arizonans voted when results start coming in at 8 p.m. Bookmark our Election Results page to track the hottest races around our state: http://www.abc15.com/arizona-election-results-2014 .
New school year renews interest in education tax breaks The new school years brings federal and state tax breaks into focus for students, parents.
The share of energy produced by coal-burning power plants, like the Navajo Generating Station, shown here, would be reduced in favor of natural gas generation and renewable sources over the next 15 years under an EPA plan to reduce carbon emissions.
Four states will hold primary elections or runoffs Tuesday: Arizona, Florida, Oklahoma and Vermont.
A hard-fought Arizona congressional primary on Tuesday gives the Republican establishment one last chance to shape the outcome of 2014 nominating contests.
The Democratic National Committee voted this weekend to adopt its 2016 calendar, setting the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses for early February-and unlike in 2008 and 2012, the calendar this time seems much more likely to stick.
The run-up to the Arizona primary has been a lively affair, with a heated GOP governor contest, "dark money" spilling into several races and even legislative races turning vicious.
Surplus of tame tortoises an Arizona wildlife crisis Many fall in love with them, but now owners are surrendering them in record numbers.
Drivers in another state will soon be able to obtain official license tags featuring the "Don't Tread on Me" flag that has been adopted by the tea party movement.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 03:16 am
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