Health Jul 01Cases spike in Sunbelt, other states back off on reopening
Arizona recorded more coronavirus deaths, infections and emergency-room admissions in a single day than ever before in a rapidly deepening crisis Wednesday across the Sunbelt that sent a shudder through other parts of the country…
Economy Apr 02Arizona justices uphold Phoenix airport’s Uber, Lyft fees
The ride-hailing companies have threatened to stop serving the airport over the $4 pickup and drop-off fees.
Politics Mar 18Arizona elections chief seeks move toward all-mail elections
Democratic Secretary of State Katie Hobbs said Wednesday that "we need to prepare now for any eventuality."…
Politics Feb 22Sanders wins Nevada caucuses, takes national Democratic lead
Bernie Sanders has scored a resounding victory in Nevada’s presidential caucuses. His win on Saturday cements his status as the Democrats' national front-runner, though it's also escalating tensions over whether he’s too liberal to defeat President Donald Trump.
Politics Jan 15Rep. Kirkpatrick of Arizona seeking treatment for alcoholism
Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick of Arizona said Wednesday that she's taking time off from her congressional duties to seek treatment for alcohol dependence after a “serious” fall last week.
Nation Oct 11Californians could face new power outages with winds moving south
The fire danger spread to Southern California on Thursday as raging winds moved down the state.
Politics Feb 12Ex-astronaut Mark Kelly announces run for McCain Senate seat
If Kelly is nominated, the race would pit a Navy veteran and astronaut against a trailblazing Air Force pilot in the contest to replace McCain, a legendary Navy flyer who was famously shot down and held captive.
Nation Dec 04Children return to school 3 weeks after destructive California wildfire
Schools in the county had been closed since Nov. 8, when the blaze swept through the town of Paradise and surrounding areas, destroying nearly 14,000 homes and killing at least 85 people in the nation's deadliest wildfire in a century.
Nation Nov 11Southern Californians battered by wildfires that killed 2
The death toll from another massive fire in northern California has reached 23, bringing the statewide total to 25.
Nation Nov 102 killed in Southern California fire that’s doubled in size
Wildfires burning across California have now killed 11 people, including nine found dead in a massive fire in Northern California that destroyed the town of Paradise.