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2 GOP candidates trade barbs in Arizona AG debate

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The two Republican candidates for Arizona Attorney General traded barbs in Monday night's televised debate. More>>

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Deadline Monday to register to vote in AZ primary election

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With Arizona's primary election just four weeks away, the Secretary of State's Office is having a voter registration drive from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday. More>>

Craft beer drinkers toasting to new law

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Breweries can now fill "growlers" made of stainless steel and ceramic instead of just glass. More>>

Register to vote in August primary

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Time is running out to register to vote in Arizona's August 26 primary. Monday is the last day to register. More>>

6 GOP gubernatorial hopefuls to debate tonight

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Six candidates seeking the Republican nomination for Arizona governor square off Wednesday night. More>>

Secretary of State wants probe of Tom Horne

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Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne is facing another investigation into allegations he violated state election laws by having staffers work on his re-election campaign. More>>

Hearing set on Horne suit seeking to block probe

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A judge has scheduled a hearing Friday on Attorney General Tom Horne's lawsuit seeking to block a state campaign finance commission's investigation. More>>

Dems to visit Phoenix as potential '16 convention site

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Officials of the Democratic National Convention say they will visit Phoenix on Sept. 10-11. More>>

Smith files campaign complaint against Ducey

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A Republican candidate for Arizona governor has filed an election law complaint against another GOP hopeful. More>>

Arizona candidate who changed name to Cesar Chavez misses deadline

Scott Fistler who legally changed his name to Cesar Chavez. Scott Fistler who legally changed his name to Cesar Chavez.
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An Arizona congressional candidate who legally changed his name to Cesar Chavez is now officially off the Democratic primary ballot. More>>

Mesa man and son sentenced for drug trafficking

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A Mesa man and his son each have been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for operating a multi-state drug trafficking organization. More>>

Bennett wants OK to appear in election ads

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The director of the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission is recommending the panel deny Secretary of State Ken Bennett's request to appear in voter education ads. Commission director Tom Collins More>>

Clean elections director seeks probe of AG Horne

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The director of the state's clean elections commission says a full investigation of Attorney General Tom Horne is needed to determine if he broke election laws. More>>

Arpaio endorses Horne's re-election campaign

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The sheriff said Monday that he endorsed Horne because he's impressed with his record as attorney general, particular his efforts to confront illegal immigration. More>>

Maricopa County Attorney calls for Horne to resign

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Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery says Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne has brought disgrace to his office and should step down. More>>

Brewer signs child welfare overhaul into law Video included

Arizona child welfare overhaul passes Legislature Arizona child welfare overhaul passes Legislature
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Bills creating a new child welfare agency called the Department of Child Safety and giving the agency an extra $60 million passed nearly unanimously in the legislature on Thursday. More>>

Governor candidate files on final day

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Sen. Al Melvin turned in signatures just before deadline. More>>

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Mary Rose Wilcox running for Arizona congressional seat

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Mary Rose Wilcox has resigned from the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors so she can run for Congress. More>>

Former Mesa mayor Smith files for AZ governor

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Former Mesa Mayor Scott Smith has filed nominating petitions to get on the Republican ballot as a governor's candidate in the Aug. 26 primary. More>>

Attorney General Horne faces new attack ads

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An independent group has launched ads attacking Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne, and a key aide named in an election law complaint has resigned as pressure on the Republican official intensified. More>>

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Voters may see pension overhaul plan

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The proposal is designed to deal with a massive underfunding of the state's pension program for public safety employees. More>>

Prosecutor reinstates Horne campaign finance case

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Judge Tammy Eigenheer ruled on April 18 and Yavapai County Attorney Sheila Polk had 30 days to accept, reject or modify Eigenheer's findings. More>>

Judges uphold Arizona legislative district maps

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A panel of federal judges has upheld Arizona's new state legislative district maps after finding that the state's redistricting commission legally drew them when they put more voters in some districts. More>>

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  • Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

    Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:19:55 GMT
    A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds two-thirds of Americans now say illegal immigration is a serious problem for the country, a figure that's up 14 points since May.More >
    For nearly two months, images of immigrant children who have crossed the border without a parent, only to wind up in concrete holding cells once in the United States, have tugged at heartstrings. Yet most Americans now say...More >
  • APNewsBreak: Defense to oversee plagiarism probe

    APNewsBreak: Defense to oversee plagiarism probe

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:02:30 GMT
    A U.S. Army War College official says the Department of Defense has taken the unusual step of overseeing a plagiarism investigation against Sen. John Walsh of Montana.More >
    The Department of Defense has taken the unusual step of overseeing a plagiarism investigation being conducted by the U.S. Army War College against Sen. John Walsh because the Montana Democrat is a member of Congress, the...More >
  • $1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

    $1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:00:35 GMT
    A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans.More >
    The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis C, a liver-wasting disease that affects more than 3 million.More >
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  • Phoenix dermatologist offers free skin cancer checkups

    Phoenix dermatologist offers free skin cancer checkups

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:24:20 GMT
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    The free screening takes place at Shapiro Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Skin Klinic at 5410 N. Scottsdale Road in Scottsdale and is offered from Tuesday through Friday this week.More >
  • Court: Arizona must pay for incontinence briefs

    Court: Arizona must pay for incontinence briefs

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-05-13 21:33:07 GMT
    A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling requiring Arizona's Medicaid program to provide broader coverage for incontinence briefs for disabled people. The ruling issued Tuesday by a three-judge panelMore >
    A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling requiring Arizona's Medicaid program to provide broader coverage for incontinence briefs for disabled people.More >
  • Brewer signs bill letting optometrists prescribe

    Brewer signs bill letting optometrists prescribe

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-05-01 01:29:48 GMT
    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed a bill that would allow optometrists to prescribe certain drugs. Opponents of House Bill 2380 say it is dangerous because non-physicians should not be able to prescribeMore >
    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed a bill that would allow optometrists to prescribe certain drugs.More >
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