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Nation Sep 10U.S. Attorney General Barr attacks voting by mail while in Arizona
The Republican also said that mail-in ballots impinge on the historic American tradition of the secret ballot, an attack refuted by states that allow widespread mail-in voting.
Health Jun 27Nurses, doctors feel strain as virus races through Arizona
After three months of anxiously waiting and preparing, Arizona nurses and doctors are on the front lines as the coronavirus rips through the state, making it one of the world’s hot spots.
Health Jun 11Arizona governor touts hospital capacities amid rise in virus cases
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is dismissing concerns about the state's sharp rise in coronavirus cases and is instead focusing on hospitals' capacity to care for patients.
Health Jun 10Arizona hospitals at 83 percent capacity, elective surgery may stop
Wednesday's report from the Department of Health Services comes as the state deals with a surge in virus cases and hospitalizations that experts say is likely tied to Gov. Doug Ducey's ending of statewide closure orders in mid-May.
Economy Feb 10Dispute grows between ride-sharing apps and Phoenix airport
The latest salvo in the growing fight is an attempt by state lawmakers to keep a free-flow of ride-sharing companies servicing the main airport in one of the U.S.'s largest cities.
Education Jan 24Arizona bill would ban transgender girls, women from sports teams
Transgender girls and women in Arizona would be barred from participating in sports on the team that aligns with their gender identity under a proposed law.
Politics Dec 14McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl to resign at end of year
Kyl's decision means Gov. Doug Ducey, R-Arizona, will need to appoint another replacement lawmaker.
Politics Nov 09Settlement reached in tight Arizona Senate vote count
Arizona Republicans and Democrats agreed Friday to give rural voters an extra chance to fix problems with their ballots in the count of the state's tight Senate race, resolving a GOP lawsuit that sought to stop urban voters from using…
Politics Apr 25Republican Debbie Lesko wins special U.S. House election in Arizona
Republican Debbie Lesko won the special election in Arizona's 8th Congressional District on Tuesday, keeping the U.S. House seat in GOP control but by a much narrower margin than expected.
Politics Apr 23Democrats chances in 2018 may rest on flipping GOP strongholds in cities
DALLAS — As Dallas has evolved from reliably red to deeply blue, joining many other big cities, one enclave has remained the beating heart of country club conservatism — home to Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens…