- Justices will hear new case on Arizona state redistricting Updated: Jun-30-15 10:30 am
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to hear a new case about the drawing of state legislative districts in Arizona by an independent commission, a day after the justices upheld the commission's congressional map-drawing.
- US Supreme Court upholds Arizona congressional maps Updated: Jun-29-15 4:01 pm
PHOENIX - The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to throw out Arizona's voter-approved system for redrawing congressional district lines - a major loss for Republicans in the Arizona Legislature that keeps the current maps in place for seven more years.
- State kids reading program caught up in education dispute Updated: Jun-28-15 3:41 pm
PHOENIX - A tug-of-war over authority between the state Board of Education and Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas is impacting an Arizona kids' reading program.
- Phoenix metro commuter times on par with US average Updated: Jun-26-15 6:46 pm
PHOENIX - Despite the ubiquitous feelings of misery that accompany traffic jams on Phoenix-area freeways, drivers in Arizona cities actually face commutes on par with other major metropolitan areas on their way to work, according to an Associated Press analysis of federal data.
- Opinion says schools chief wrong on charter school funds Updated: Jun-24-15 8:50 pm
PHOENIX - Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas was wrong when she said charter schools stand to lose much more money than lawmakers thought when they passed the state budget in March, the Arizona attorney general said in a legal opinion Wednesday.
- Correction: Supreme Court-Retirement story Updated: Jun-24-15 8:28 pm
PHOENIX - In a June 23 story about the longest-serving justice currently on the Arizona Supreme Court, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the court spokeswoman. It is Murphy, not Murthy.
- Rookie DPS officer credited with stopping kidnapping suspect Updated: Jun-23-15 4:56 pm
PHOENIX - A rookie police officer says he was "just doing his job" when he saved a 12-year-old California girl Monday after she was allegedly abducted by her stepbrother.
- Judge voids solar leases in Arizona fraud case Updated: Jun-23-15 2:22 pm
PHOENIX - An Arizona judge has released hundreds of customers from their leases with a now-defunct rooftop solar installation company due to rampant fraud.
- Interstate 17 maintenance to cause alternating lane closures Updated: Jun-23-15 7:49 am
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Motorists can expect slight delays Tuesday on Interstate 17 about 35 miles north of Phoenix as Arizona Department of Transportation officials perform routine road maintenance.
- ADOT asks for extension to meet REAL ID requirements Updated: Jun-22-15 8:20 pm
PHOENIX - The Arizona Department of Transportation has asked the federal government for an extension to develop a REAL ID compliant license before a January 1 deadline.
- Arizona task force busts ring behind stolen trailers Updated: Jun-20-15 6:17 am
PHOENIX - Authorities have arrested three people suspected of operating a criminal ring to steal trucks and trailers.
- Retired Arizona Supreme Court judge to head hospital probe Updated: Jun-17-15 6:25 am
PHOENIX - Retired Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Ruth McGregor will head a special investigation into allegations of physical and sexual misconduct at the Arizona State Hospital.
- Arizona doctors won't have to say abortions can be reversed Updated: Jun-16-15 4:05 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona's attorney general won't enforce a disputed section of a new law requiring abortion providers to tell women they can reverse drug-induced abortions until the matter can be sorted in court.
- 1 dead, 2 injured in wrong-way crash on I-8 near Stanfield Updated: Jun-13-15 1:07 pm
STANFIELD, Arizona - Authorities say a driver traveling the wrong-way near the community of Stanfield has died after crashing into another vehicle.
- Ducey says Coyotes-Glendale fight not his issue Updated: Jun-11-15 6:47 pm
PHOENIX - Gov. Doug Ducey says he'd like to see the Arizona Coyotes stay in the state, but for now it's up to the city of Glendale to solve its problems with the team.
- State Board of Regents approve budget plans for ASU, UA, NAU Updated: Jun-05-15 8:48 am
- State high court to decide if search of house was legal Updated: Jun-03-15 6:14 am
PHOENIX - The Arizona Supreme Court is being asked to overturn a lower court opinion that limits police powers to search houses without a warrant.
- Increased revenue has some lawmakers eyeing budget changes Updated: Jun-02-15 2:17 pm
PHOENIX - Arizona legislators are taking note of increased state revenue since the budget for the upcoming fiscal year was approved in March, with some saying the additional cash should be used to scale back some of the cuts that they made in funding for education and other popular services.
- Arizona motor-vehicle crash deaths dropped in 2014 Updated: Jun-02-15 6:15 am
PHOENIX - The Arizona Department of Transportation reports that deaths of Arizona residents in motor-vehicle crashes dropped by nearly 9 percent in 2014.