- How Arizona's new laws punishing divergent cities came about Updated: May-23-16 7:53 pm
PHOENIX - One clear message Arizona lawmakers sent to mayors and other local officials during this year's legislative session: The state is the boss.
- Arizona ruling allows hospital liens in some Medicaid cases Updated: May-23-16 2:06 pm
PHOENIX - The Arizona Supreme Court says hospitals can go after lawsuit settlements to get additional reimbursement for costs of providing care for some patients covered by the state's Medicaid program.
- 1 dead, 1 hurt after car crashes into ravine near Phoenix Updated: May-22-16 1:21 pm
PHOENIX - One person is dead and another is hospitalized after a car crashed down a ravine north of Phoenix.
- Colorado education board names interim commissioner Updated: May-20-16 9:01 pm
DENVER - Colorado's board of education has named Dr. Katy Anthes as interim education commissioner following the resignation of the state schools chief.
- The Latest: Eastbound I-10 reopens after closure in Buckeye Updated: May-20-16 1:34 pm
BUCKEYE, Arizona - The Latest on a closure of Interstate 10 west of Phoenix (all times local):
- Serious crash closes 2-mile stretch of I-10 west of Phoenix Updated: May-20-16 9:02 am
BUCKEYE, Arizona - A two-mile stretch of eastbound Interstate 10 is closed on the western fringe of the Phoenix area at the beginning of the Friday morning commute because of a serious accident.
- Education commissioner resigns, citing family commitments Updated: May-19-16 9:11 pm
DENVER - Colorado Education Commissioner Richard Crandall has submitted his resignation after only four months on the job.
- Murder charges cap downward spiral for ex-Arizona lawmaker Updated: May-19-16 9:06 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Shortly before his arrest in an Alaska slaying, a former Arizona state lawmaker and bar owner raised concerns among Facebook friends with a string of messages noting he was looking for work, even odd jobs, followed by cryptic apologies to "everyone for anything" he may have done in office.
- Ducey signs bill blocking restrictions on pet store puppies Updated: May-19-16 7:46 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a measure Thursday that blocks cities from banning commercial breeders in pet stores, a move critics say undermines efforts to prevent the sale of puppies raised inhumanely.
- Eastbound I-10 reopens nears Tucson after crash closure Updated: May-19-16 9:00 am
TUCSON, Arizona - Eastbound Interstate 10 has reopened to the northwest of Tucson after being closed due to a crash.
- Ducey signs bills amending campaign finances laws Updated: May-18-16 9:15 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation Wednesday accelerating the effective date of a law that relaxes rules on anonymous political spending ahead of upcoming elections.
- Gov. Doug Ducey signs bill expanding Arizona Supreme Court Updated: May-18-16 2:42 pm
PHOENIX - Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday signed legislation adding two justices to the Arizona Supreme Court, despite opposition to the proposal from the high court's top judge and concerns from critics that the move allows him to "pack" the court.
- Man believed to be ex-Arizona lawmaker held in Alaska death Updated: May-17-16 10:33 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A man believed to be a former Arizona state legislator who has spent the last month as a day laborer in Alaska's capital city has been accused of killing a man in a hunting party after a day of drinking.
- Ducey OKs abortion law repeals and bill targeting providers Updated: May-17-16 8:33 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation Tuesday that repeals a pair of laws targeting abortion that state attorneys said appeared to be indefensible in court but signed another bill that opponents say is designed to make it easier to cut off abortion providers from Medicaid funding.
- Gov. Ducey signs regulations for sober living homes Updated: May-17-16 7:50 pm
PHOENIX - Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a bill allowing Arizona cities and towns to regulate sober living homes.
- Gov. Doug Ducey signs conflict rule for utility regulator Updated: May-17-16 7:29 pm
PHOENIX - Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a proposal freeing former House Speaker Andy Tobin from a conflict of interest that emerged when he was appointed as a state utility regulator.
- Dust forces another I-10 closure between Arizona, New Mexico Updated: May-16-16 9:08 pm
SAN SIMON, Arizona - A 60-mile stretch of Interstate 10 in southeastern Arizona and southwestern New Mexico had to be closed for about four hours because of blowing dust from a farm field.
- Gov. Doug Ducey signs bill inspired by Trump protest Updated: May-16-16 5:57 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a measure that increases penalties for people who block access to political campaign events.
- Authorities ID man who led them on 100-mile chase in Arizona Updated: May-16-16 3:59 pm
ASH FORK, Arizona - Authorities have identified the man they say led them on a 100-mile chase on a northern Arizona interstate over the weekend.
- Transportation officials merge MVD offices on Arizona Strip Updated: May-16-16 1:19 pm
COLORADO CITY, Arizona - Residents of Colorado City who want to visit a Motor Vehicle Division office will have to travel at least an hour.
- Opponents of Arizona campaign finance law petition for vote Updated: May-13-16 8:39 pm
PHOENIX - Opponents of a new Arizona law that will allow more anonymous spending in state elections will begin collecting signatures Saturday in an effort to let voters weigh in on the law.
- Gov. Ducey signs legislation ending dog racing in Arizona Updated: May-13-16 4:33 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed legislation ending dog racing in Arizona at the end of 2016.
- Bryan Martyn drops bid for Congress, backs Don Stapley Updated: May-13-16 1:12 pm
PHOENIX - Former Pinal County Supervisor and state parks director Bryan Martyn is dropping out of the race to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Matt Salmon.
- Court records in Phoenix freeway shootings publicly released Updated: May-12-16 7:36 pm
PHOENIX - Newly released records in metro Phoenix's freeway shooting case show an expert for the prosecution had concluded that bullets pulled from vehicles in four of the attacks couldn't be linked to a handgun owned by a man charged in the case.
- State agencies work to reduce risk of blowing dust on I-10 Updated: May-12-16 6:52 pm
PHOENIX - State agencies say they're working to reduce the risk from dust blowing off recently plowed farmland in southeastern Arizona onto a stretch of Interstate 10.