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For some students at Northern Arizona University, the Winter weather was a bit much to handle. "We just got back from Hawaii not too long ago, and the temperature difference is pretty critical," said student Asher Uchiyama.
Due to higher security concerns surrounding the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, however, more guardsmen have been brought in this year.
Vampires, giants, and some pretty fierce gods are invading Arizona Opera stages starting this fall, when Arizona Opera opens its 2017-18 season with the Arizona premiere of Hercules vs. Vampires. It's a special engagement production that blends opera ...
PHOENIX - During a traffic stop, an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper rescued a 16-year-old girl who was being sold for sex, officials said.
Universal Group LTD, based in Omaha, Neb., has named Mike McCoy as president of its newly formed business unit in Arizona. Based in Phoenix, McCoy will serve as agency principal in charge of sales and marketing for Universal Group Arizona. McCoy ...
Arizona even went one better than avoiding a drubbing, and went toe-to-toe with Minnesota before suffering at the hands of Nino Niederreiter and the Wild's Power Play units, falling to a final score of 4 goals to 3. But as far as losses go in a ...
The EPA fight is a distraction state legislators will use if activists let them.
For the first time in a dozen years, Texas is not claiming the top spot in the annual Allied Van Lines magnet States Report. Instead, Florida and Arizona beat the Lone Star State with higher net relocation gains. The annual report uses internal data to ...
Arizona schools Superintendent Diane Douglas told state lawmakers Thursday that education is "at a crossroads" academically and financially, sounding many of the same themes from the forecast she gave this time last year.
The holidays are over but winter visitors mean Arizona business still need help. Here are more than 75 companies, government entities and non-profit organizations collectively advertising more than 23,000 open positions across Arizona this month.
It's also true that manufacturing employment is lagging nationwide. But Arizona is being particularly hard hit among the companies that make computers and electronic parts, with employment in that sector dropping by nearly 5 percent in the past year.
"There are small businesses in Arizona that are anxiously awaiting Lucid," said Mark Lashinsky, president of the Arizona Tooling and Machining Association. "Reductions at Honeywell are impacting these small businesses, and they have the skills and ...
Signups for individual health insurance in Arizona under the Affordable Care Act crept along at a steady pace in recent weeks as the end of the annual open enrollment period nears.
Two skydivers collided midair in Arizona today but survived the mishap despite one person falling unconscious, police said.
An Arizona state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would allow 18-year-olds to serve alcohol at restaurants and bars. And like any good cocktail, reaction ...
In this photo from December 2015, two people received minor injuries after a car and a U.S. Postal Service truck were involved in a head-on collision at Kiowa Boulevard and Maverick Drive.
Authorities say Caleb Bartels, 27, of Arizona was stopped on Sunday night in northern Arizona and again by Utah officials.
Arizona education leaders will gather for a luncheon with special guest Governor Doug Ducey on Thursday, January 26 at noon in the Capitol Rose garden to celebrate National school Choice Week.
PHOENIX - Arizona motorcyclists remain free to ride with the wind in their hair, the sun burning their scalp - and the chance of a head injury.
Last week, Mayor Dusty Escapule of Tombstone, Arizona, signed a proclamation naming the town "America's Second Amendment City.
PHOENIX - Trying to combat the massive teacher shortage in Arizona, school districts are working with a private valley company to recruit teachers from all over the country.
Dozens of Arizonans are flocking to the nation's capital to witness the inauguration in person. Thousands more in red-leaning Arizona are enthusiastically awaiting the moment Trump takes the oath of office, planning to celebrate with potlucks and brunches.
While Berkeley is ready to weather the rain for the week, the No. 6 Cal women's swim team will travel this weekend to the desert areas of Tucson, Arizona, and ...
PHOENIX - According to the CDC, widespread flu activity has now moved into 21 states, including Arizona. The CDC says the hardest-hit states in the country right now are Arizona, California and Nevada. Each year around this time, the CDC says a flu ...
The sound always came first, a low buzz that grew and grew until it roared through the valley. Then the olive-colored plane appeared overhead, flying low.
In 2016, over 5000 H-2A visas were granted to non-citizen agricultural workers in Arizona. The amount of visas has doubled in the past five years, with Yuma ...
"Arizona doesn't have a great many ties to the civil war, but it does have a history for the battle that took place here at Picacho Pass," says Robert Young, Picacho Peak State Park manager.
When Rep. Bob Thorpe ran for re-election in November, the areas in and around the Northern Arizona University campus were among the areas that provided ...
PHOENIX - The state of Arizona is issuing a call to action, asking all residents to help in the fight against the prescription drug epidemic that has gripped the nation.
Ranked at number 126 - 31st among women on the list - Koberlein heads the largest residential real estate brokerage in Southern Arizona. Koberlein joined Long Realty in 1991 and rose to president and CEO in 2004. Salon Nouveau: Tracy Mayfield, ...
Arizona's relatively high tax on cigarettes, especially in comparison with other states, might encourage smuggling of the tobacco products, a new report says.
Arkansas Gov. and Chairman of the National Governors Association Mike Huckabee and Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano speak with members of the media Feb. 27, 2006, after members of the National Governors Association met with President George Bush at ...
With the legitimacy of the president-elect in question, not a few people believe that the nation is on the verge of a constitutional crisis.
WASHINGTON - public school advocates in Arizona are withholding judgment, for now, on school-choice champion Betsy DeVos, who faces a Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday on her nomination to become the next secretary of education.
Thousands of school buildings across Arizona will have their drinking water tested for traces of lead.
The Arizona Department of Corrections was investigating the death of a 31-year-old inmate in a Phoenix-area complex as a suspected homicide.
Last year, Arizona was the talk of the league after a blockbuster off-season in which it landed the best starter on the free-agent market (Zack Greinke) on a six-year, $206.5 million deal and gave up a fortune for Braves righthander Shelby Miller in an ...
A bill that would have expanded Arizona's controversial ethnic-studies ban to cover university and community-college courses appears to be dead.
The Arizona sister-march locations are Flagstaff, Prescott, Sedona, Jerome, Phoenix, Gold Canyon, Tucson, Green Valley, Yuma and Ajo as of Tuesday afternoon, according to women's March on Washington's official website.
Phone bills would go up slightly under an Arizona corporation Commission member's proposal to help fund high-speed internet for rural schools and libraries in Arizona. The commission approved a sample order that estimates the year-long increase at 15 ...
Whether they want to or not, the Arizona Cardinals will need to be pretty heavy players in free agency this coming offseason.
Consider: The Arizona Department of Transportation reports that in 2005 motorists logged more than 163 million miles a day on Arizona roads. A decade later, it topped 178 million miles. Yet the amount of gasoline sold in 2015 is virtually identical to ...
One was Ed Andersson, an injured Arizona state trooper. The second was a man authorities said had been beating the trooper after shooting him twice.
A camp in Tucson, Arizona, serves about 20 homeless people, the majority of them U.S. military veterans seeking shelter, food, camaraderie and refuge from the ...
Arizona residents who bought milk or other dairy products anytime since 2003 are eligible for a cash settlement under a California-based class-action lawsuit ...
Arizona is in litigation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration over shipments it tried to import from India. Manufacturers of pentobarbital refuse to make that drug available to prisons for use in executions, though other states have obtained it ...
The Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix on Friday, January 6, 2017. House Bill 2120, which would expand Arizona's controversial ethnic-studies ban to cover university and community-college courses, has sparked an outcry among students and professors who ...
A federal judge in Arizona has dismissed part of a lawsuit claiming the Arizona Summit Law school committed fraud by failing to report information about students admitted through an alternative program.





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