Separate and unequal: Pay gap affects women, minorities, families

Report: Migrant deaths in the desert have reached seven-year high

Trump cites Arizona’s success fighting COVID-19, as cases resume rise

Judge denies early Pascua Yaqui voting site, ending years-long feud

Maricopa County Sheriff: Paul Penzone wants to build more trust in law enforcement

Maricopa County Sheriff: Jerry Sheridan wants to repair law enforcement’s relationship with the public

U.S. House, District 9: Dave Giles emphasizes individual freedom in bid for Congress

U.S. House, District 9: COVID-19 relief package, climate change are top priorities for Greg Stanton

Black advocates spotlight uneven rates of food allergies in children

September jobless rate rose, as more workers got back in labor force

Friday is deadline to request mail ballot, arrange for remote voting from hospitals, nursing homes

University of Arizona team cheers success of asteroid-contact mission

Data on COVID-19’s impact on schools is available from Maricopa County

APS wants to raise rates, but during pandemic, many Arizonans aren’t on board

McSally heaps praise on Barrett on eve of first confirmation vote

GOP expects Schweikert to hold off challenger; analysts aren’t so sure

U.S. House, District 7: Arizona should have trusted the people on COVID-19, Josh Barnett says

U.S. House, District 7: Ruben Gallego cites climate change, Native issues as key

COVID-19 cases surging toward 1,000 a day, ASU expert warns

Dodgers host postseason drive-ins for fans during World Series games against Rays

U.S. House, District 6: Independent Tom Lewellen says repairing Social Security, Medicare are top issues

U.S. House, District 6: Hiral Tipirneni touts her health care experience, focuses on economic security

U.S. House, District 6: David Schweikert focused on border security, business taxes, slowing COVID-19

Virtual learning poses unique challenges for Arizona’s 148,000 students in special ed programs

U.S. House, District 5: Andy Biggs stands against abortion, gun control

U.S. House, District 5: Joan Greene faults COVID-19 response, touts health care as economic key

‘We help with loneliness’: Iranian American Society maintains sense of community online

U.S. House, District 4: Federal ‘overbearance’ is our biggest problem, Paul Gosar says

U.S. House, District 4: Affordable, accessible health care is top priority for Delina DiSanto

Trump stops in Prescott, Tucson draw GOP crowds, Democratic jeers

Arizona Senate race breaks record, pulling in whopping $133.7 million

Supreme Court to hear Trump plan to use Pentagon funds for border wall

NAU linebacker has spotlight in Biden ad during Monday Night Football

Giles joins mayors questioning reliability of shortened census count

U.S. House, District 3: School choice, illegal immigration top issues for Daniel Wood

U.S. House, District 3: Raul Grijalva says change requires investment in people

Firefighters work through PTSD with peer support, counseling

Arizona cities defend progress after slipping in clean energy ranking

Shuttered by COVID-19, concert venues band together for a virtual show

Magic Kingdom fans impatient over continued closure of Disneyland

U.S. House, District 2: Brandon Martin wants secure borders, in-person voting

U.S. House, District 2: Ann Kirkpatrick puts health care at forefront

Court: Mailed Navajo ballots should not get extra time to be counted

Add COVID-19 to list of things driving Arizona teachers from jobs

Fire damage, ‘smoke taint’ add to challenges for Napa wineries during peak of harvest

Rush to register voters is on after court shortens registration window

State, tribal leaders condemn use of force against border protesters

Groups mount ‘all hands’ push to count people with Census cut short

Rising COVID cases leave Arizona ‘headed toward exponential growth,’ expert warns

As costs rise and participation falls, nonprofits helping families pay for youth sports

Glendale homeowners association orders removal of Black Lives Matter sign

Arizona faces back-to-back court hearings with weeks to Election Day

COVID-19, faltering economy cited as border numbers plummet for 2020

Supreme Court’s Census ruling a ‘bitter pill’ to tribes, advocates

Proposition 208 proposes income surtax on high earners to fund education

U.S. House, District 1: Tom O’Halleran calls for unity, more information on COVID-19

U.S. House, District 1: Tiffany Shedd focuses on border security, tax cuts, health care

Legal sports betting in Arizona still on the back burner in 2020

As Jupiter dazzles in the night sky, new research suggests its moons are warming each other

Fire officials claim success in fighting COVID-19 while fighting fires

Advocates worry ‘food insecurity’ gains could be upended by COVID-19

Proposition 207 would legalize recreational marijuana for those 21 or older

Goodbye, Columbus?: Arizona celebrates first Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Money talks: How Arizona’s pro sports franchises compare to the competition

Hot up ahead: Arizona will have more ‘extreme heat’ days, researchers say

CDC: Masks, business limits helped curb spread of COVID-19 in Arizona


Sharpshooters could target Grand Canyon bison by 2021 under herd plan

Gyms have reopened in Arizona while California gyms are suing to do the same

Biden, Harris get on the bus for small businesses in Arizona

Kayla Mueller’s story featured in debate, recalled in Phoenix event

Pence draws contrasts between Biden, Trump at campaign event in Peoria

As COVID-19 upends volleyball season, Tolleson, Phoenix Union districts improvise

Making a splash: Resort, lagoon and sky bar added to Glendale sports entertainment district ahead of Super Bowl

Detention center in Eloy has most COVID-19 cases of any ICE facility

Bill pressures CDC to give Native Americans better access to federal health data

Sen. McSally, Mark Kelly clash over issues ranging from COVID-19 to border security in Senate debate

voting rights ambassador registering students to vote

Advocates rush to register voters after judge extends deadline 18 days

Maricopa official confident polls will run smoothly as early voting starts

Court blocks order giving voters more time to fix unsigned mail ballots

Sierra, in Hopkins ICU, becomes fourth state lawmaker hit by COVID-19

McSally begins Spanish-language ads in Senate race, well behind Kelly

Swipe right on 2020 election: Groups vie for young Arizona voters in new ways

UArizona and partners work to increase colorectal cancer screenings among American Indians

Supreme Court to review Arizona voting laws overturned as discriminatory

Judge blocks ‘unlawful’ plan to end Census Monday; Arizona still lags

Trump COVID-19 diagnosis scrambles Arizona events; Biden still to visit

Hydroxychloroquine’s effectiveness still debated after Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis

‘Long-haulers’ battle COVID-19 for months, but research into why is scant

Nationwide airline layoffs hit hundreds of workers in Arizona

State passes COVID-19 milestone, as final county meets reopening mark

California condor release watched virtually around the world

Citizenship Rush

Judge halts fee hike that would have nearly doubled cost of citizenship

No ‘proud’ moment: Reaction to Trump gaffe goes from dismay to distress

Democrats pounce on Trump income tax story, renew calls for transparency

Arizona’s lack of mental health care providers comes into focus as COVID-19 increases depression, anxiety

Hopi leader: Congress must act to save ‘life changing’ diabetes program

Napier rejects Democrats’ claim of racist infiltration of police

Feds cite safety for Quitobaquito closing; critics see other motives

Navajo drives unite two goals: COVID-19 relief and upping census participation

Court says House can sue White House over funds diverted to border wall

USCIS scrambles to resume naturalizations after COVID-19, budget cuts

Arizona poverty rate continued fall in 2019, still topped national rate

‘A lot of differences’: Experts address health disparities among Asian American subgroups

Alone among Democrats, Sinema stays silent on GOP Supreme Court push

‘It’s about humanity’: Vigil honors Dion Johnson, other Black victims of police violence

Action on missing, murdered women legislation caps years of advocacy

With clock ticking – and state lagging – Census court fight continues

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey says state will remain open, prepare for fall

‘Very real’: Mental health issues spike in high school athletes due to lack of sports, study shows

COVID-19 not top health concern of voters in Arizona, other battlegrounds

Pac-12 conference calls audible, will return to football competition Nov. 6

Census: Number of Arizonans without health insurance rose again in 2019

California will allow former inmates to have records expunged so they can fight fires

‘Baby-Friendly’ hospitals tackle health disparities by encouraging Native mothers to breastfeed

Sinema pushes Wolf on damage from border wall; Wolf cites security

cybersecurity lock

Maricopa official: Disinformation poses threat to election security

Admirers line up to pay respects to Ginsburg, a ‘lion of equality’

This is how voting by mail will look in Arizona in November

‘Crazy, crazy’ real estate market puts Gilbert near top of rankings

Movement to defund police gains urgency in Arizona

Suns determined to be all in on NBA’s commitment to social justice movement

So you want to transfer? How changing high schools for sports works during COVID-19 era

‘The sky’s the limit’: Diamondbacks believe rebuild off to promising start

State trooper who killed Dion Johnson will not face charges, county attorney says

Ginsburg’s decades on high court included numerous Arizona rulings

Push to replace Ginsburg renews focus on high-stakes Arizona race

Pac-12 must satisfy six states before kicking off football season

‘That was my identity’: COVID-19 pandemic costing stadium workers their jobs

Arizonan on Trump’s short list for Supreme Court has low profile

Arizona users shrug at U.S. ban on TikTok, WeChat as Chinese spy tools

Arizona jobless rate plummets in August, nearing pre-pandemic levels

Repeated Trump, Pence visits cement Arizona’s status as a battleground

From showdown to stalemate, Pascua Yaqui voting site feud continues

California guidelines aren’t blocking Pac-12 football, governor says

As schools reopen, Arizona confronts high rates of COVID-19 in youth

Arizona officials work to boost census responses with time running out

Black and brown people at a crossroads as COVID-19 vaccine trials seek participants

With his coach as his caddie, ASU’s Kevin Yu steady in third U.S. Open appearance

Puerto Rican heritage important to Desert Edge standout Steven Ortiz Jr.

Tribe rushes to beat use-or-lose deadline on COVID-19 relief funds

Arizona expected to clear over the next few days, but smoke could return

Teen vaccine photo

Long shots: If COVID-19 vaccine comes, Arizonans may not line up to get it

Feds reaffirm western yellow-billed cuckoo’s threatened species status

Report: Arizona teens paid to file social media posts for campaigns

Ivanka Trump stumps for father, attends business roundup hosted by Ducey

ASU researchers developing coronavirus test that could get results in 10 minutes

On anniversary of 2001 hate crime, Sikhs still fight for understanding

Affirmative action on California’s ballot again, echoing Arizona’s debate in 2010

State pushes flu vaccinations to avert flu-and-COVID-19 ‘perfect storm’

As polls show him trailing in Arizona, Trump stops in Phoenix to woo Latino voters

System could help tribal members past – one – voter registration hurdle

Deaf students at Arizona school will learn virtually, but not without obstacles

Migrants hope to work legally in Panama, but some jobs are off-limits

Bye-bye bipartisanship: Unity after 9/11 attacks is a relic in 2020

As smoke chokes the West, California governor says fires show reality of climate change

Court halts Trump plan to exclude undocumented migrants from census

Fleeing chaos, Venezuelans flock to Panama but struggle to find work

Critics: Feds reopened tribal schools without asking or advising tribes

Tribal leader says ensuring accurate census is a ‘life and death’ issue

As workers call for aid, Senate again stalls on COVID-19 relief bill

Phoenix city manager rejects Black Lives Matter street mural near arena

Fried chicken, candied yams and a helping hand: Cardinals’ Peterson provides meals to homeless

Chadwick Boseman’s death reveals cancer disparities in the Black community

Coconino official joins plea for continued federal support of rural counties

Report: Arizona had highest ‘housing loss’ rate; more evictions coming

ASU President Crow vows to release cumulative COVID-19 testing data

COVID-19 cases on reservation at lowest point since May, but Navajos urged to remain vigilant

Next Generation: Grappling with loss of life and connection, Native youth transform into the leaders of tomorrow

Judge halts plan to end census early, as Arizona, tribal responses lag

Trump faces criticism on remarks about service members, Arizona Sen. John McCain

Sky Harbor scrubs airport as fliers take off for Labor Day weekend

LA28 unveils official logos for 2028 Summer Olympic and Paralympic games

Arizona suspends sports following COVID-19 spike; ASU says ‘no’ to releasing athlete data

Nearly three-quarters of youth behind bars suffer from mental health issues

Arizona bars reopen amid COVID-19 guidelines

Tribe renews voting site push, sets up showdown with Pima recorder

American Airlines says Arizona to lose fewer jobs than first threatened

ASU launches 25-point plan to support Black faculty, staff, students

ASU President Crow voices confidence in COVID-19 efforts, school prepared to go remote if necessary

Herm Edwards calls the police … for deep conversation about social justice

Street love: Why kids join gangs despite the risks of arrest and violence

EPA unveils Western office to focus on abandoned mine tracking, cleanup

ICE ramps up arrests, including 67 in Arizona, after lull from COVID-19

Experts fear pandemic could spur dramatic spike in homelessness

Youth of color disproportionately represented in the justice system

Rio Salado restoration efforts get boost with federal ‘partnership’ designation

Payroll ‘holiday’ begins, but it’s not clear that anyone’s celebrating

Panama confronts human traffickers where a major migration route bottlenecks

Native youth navigate complex, contradictory jurisdictions

Officials take steps to head off flu, as state continues COVID-19 fight

Threatened American Airlines layoffs leave Arizona employees anxious

Suicide may run in the family. A closer look at genetic risk.

Suicide hotline offers young people hope and a chance to talk with peers

‘Super-predator’ legacy: How children end up in the adult justice system

State passes 5,000 COVID-19 deaths, but overall numbers trending down

A silver boon: Lute Olson gave Arizona a championship, Tucson an identity

‘Hit twice as hard’: Children with disabilities face onslaught of challenges

COVID-19 work-arounds are silver linings for homeless programs

Phoenix march organizers echo themes of massive D.C. anti-racism rally

Kayla Mueller’s parents at RNC praise Trump, remember slain daughter

Loyalty points: Ducey heads to White House for Trump acceptance speech

To reach freedom, migrants risk Panama’s Darién Gap, the most dangerous jungle in the world

Diamondbacks, Mercury postpone games in reaction to Blake shooting; Councilman DiCiccio rips NBA

Homeless people in rural America struggle to find help

Patchwork education system in juvenile centers often falls short

USCIS delays furloughs with ‘drastic cuts’ that sharply reduce service

Appeals exhausted, Navajo double-killer executed despite tribe’s objections

More than 1,600 kids in detention have tested positive for COVID-19

Homeless workers face heightened risks in the pandemic

‘Angel Mom’ stirs up devil of a furor over anti-Semitic tweet

Politics and bedfellows: Nez, Lizer address Democratic, GOP conventions

prison cell block and bars

Navajo on death row faces execution Wednesday, barring last-minute action

‘A disjointed system’: Policing policies fuel criminalization of youth

Months later, communities still await federal aid for the homeless

Flake, Kolbe join former GOP lawmakers backing Biden over Trump

Arizona delegates fall in line as GOP unanimously renominates Trump

Republicans defend Postal Service, accuse Democrats of scare tactics

The ununited state of juvenile justice in America

COVID-19 is a ‘crisis within a crisis’ for homeless people

Latinos criticize lack of prominent roles at Democratic convention

Whose party is it?: Democrats cite Republican support for Biden

Thousands in Arizona join virtual watch parties of virtual convention

Choir gave Arizona native chance to sing at convention – and much more

Digital Democrats: Delegates miss camaraderie, but stay focused on goal

Trump visits border for second time since June; Democrats blast visit

Arizona teacher gets turn in spotlight, as Democrats officially nominate Biden

Navajo president speaks at convention as one of Democrat’s ‘rising stars’

Arizonans share health care struggles in Democratic convention speeches

Tucson Elections

Hispanic Democrats identify Arizona as a battleground state in 2020 elections

Slow COVID-19 test results prevent effective contract tracing, health expert says

ASU student project highlights differences between kids’ self image, how they feel schools see them

Miss Navajo Nation is a ‘glimmer of hope’ for community during pandemic

‘It just feels like they’re forgotten’: Navajo women mobilize to protect elders from COVID-19

Given history of discrimination, can community help Black-owned businesses survive COVID-19?

School-to-prison pipeline has deep roots in tangled history of tribal schools

Asians make long transcontinental journey to reach U.S., new opportunities

Arizona Medicaid recipients topped 2 million after five-month surge

Health officials report increases in drug overdoses, suicides during COVID-19 pandemic

‘Keeping the culture alive’: Native dance goes digital during pandemic

As providers turn to telehealth during COVID-19, calls rise for more resources in Indian Country

Talking ‘the talk’: Black leaders in Arizona recall sobering rite of passage

Crimes in Tucson, Phoenix fell in second quarter, as COVID-19 took hold

COVID-19 threatens migrant, officer safety at cramped ICE detention centers

Migrants face life-threatening illnesses because of dirty water in Panamanian camps

ASU study: ‘Team Kids’ may improve perception of police through cop-kid activities

Ready, set, go: Louis Tewanima Footrace runs virtually Sept. 6

As feds debate COVID-19 deal, clock is ticking on state eviction protection

Fighting for his life: Once a ‘menace to society,’ boxing brought Adam Stewart peace

Program offers alternative for youth who commit misdemeanors, gains national attention

Many Navajos face pandemic without running water, tribal members urged to ‘lift each other up’

Cubans looking for freedom increasingly land in Panama

Experts: Latino youth ‘invisible’ in juvenile justice data

Food insecurity amid COVID-19 prompts Native Americans to return to their roots

Nicaraguans seek refuge in Panama, cementing the country’s status as migrant destination

Navajo ‘Water Warrior’ drives miles during COVID to deliver to those in need

COVID-19 on pace to become third-leading cause of death in state

Schweikert admits House ethics violations, agrees to reprimand, $50,000 fine

On their way north, pregnant migrants brave a harrowing jungle crossing in Panama

Proposal to protect Joshua trees from climate change proves divisive

With little guidance, schools offer range of ‘pandemic schooling’ plans

Head games: Former volleyball player believes concussions led to mental health issues

Arizona dairy farms pivot from restaurants to food banks as COVID-19 shifts demand

DHS halts DACA applications, shortens renewals as program is ‘reconsidered’

ASU confirms students will return to campus in fall, anonymous account demands right to party

Efforts to cool Phoenix include pale pavement coating to reflect sunlight

Lawsuit claims concussions turned ASU linebacker Jason Franklin’s dreams to despair

30 years on, ADA changes minds along with limitations for Arizonans

Fuel buildup puts Arizona communities at wildfire risk

Testing increases, demand and result times inconsistent

Unhappy hour: Bar owners sue, call Ducey closure order unconstitutional

Ducey, Hoffman pledge flexibility, but say school doors will open Aug. 17

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey extends bar, gym closures; passes on mask mandate

Confederate monuments removed in Arizona amid broader push

Comet NEOWISE draws eyes to skies for first time in thousands of years

Hobbs confident safeguards in place for smooth, secure Aug. 4 primary

Navajo leaders consider phased reopening as soon as next week

Critics: Trump order to exclude undocumented migrants in census will fail

Court rejects long-simmering challenge to Proposition 123 school funding

Legal challenges to border wall continue – and so does construction

USCIS balks on taking new DACA applications, despite court order

Arizonans recall John Lewis, heap tributes on late civil rights leader

147 deaths Saturday set single-day record

Haitians make long continental transit in hope for a better future

Study: Arizona hospitals could be overwhelmed by COVID-19 case surge

Rally tallies: Campaigns come to town, often leave unpaid bills behind

Officials say Arizona Boy Scouting unaffected by national bankruptcy

Ahead of ‘public charge’ change, advocates struggle to keep Hispanic families enrolled in benefits

Endangered species throw roadblock in path of Rosemont Copper mine

‘What’s old is new again’: Advocates say tribal voting hurdles remain

Arizona prison Florence

Court upholds ruling against state prisons for poor inmate health care

Heat deaths continue to rise, as federal disaster relief continues to lag

Feds waived environment, other regs on 90 miles of state border in 2019

Navajo Generating Station, coal mine face years of breakdown, cleanup

Role reversal: Teen caring for father with Alzheimer’s shares her experience

Why are racehorses still dying? Authorities struggle to find the answers

Tackle this: Decline in youth football participation raises questions about future

Citizenship Rush

Advocates urge immigrants to act fast, as higher citizenship fees loom

On Virginia’s Eastern Shore, wild horses are an asset, not a headache

He was a robber, she sold drugs; only one can get help with school

Money to burn: Forest Service wildfire fund ends its year in the black

Law firm releases details on 109 Catholic clergy accused of sexual abuse in Phoenix

Arizona Falcons batsman Varun Ranganat playing cricket

What has bats, balls and an Arizona fanbase? Hint: It’s not baseball

Why some tattoo artists choose vegan inks over traditional formulas

Arizona’s average age still below U.S., but it’s catching up fast

For good measure: Analytics a part of youth baseball, too

Buffelgrass Blues: Campaign kicks off in Phoenix parks to combat an invasive species

‘They choose not to know’: Victims, advocates combat sex trafficking in Arizona

In Indian Country, potholes can be a bump in the road to an education

Arizona farmers can legally grow industrial hemp, but will they take the risk?

Why are so many horses dying? Turf Paradise looks to find answers

Report: Phoenix, Tucson among fastest-warming cities in nation since 1970

Census: Maricopa County – again – saw country’s biggest population gains

University of Arizona researchers revel as photo of black hole unveiled

A long road: Opioid-addicted rural residents travel hundreds of miles to reach methadone clinics

CBP cuts Sunday hours at Mariposa port to free officers for border duty

The Art Resource Center recycles with an artistic twist

Targeting a killer: UA researchers discover potential birth control for mosquitoes

Needed or misguided? Permanent ban on uranium mining near Grand Canyon draws mixed reaction

A timeline: Key moments in the establishment of Grand Canyon National Park

Venezuelans in Arizona want aid for their home country; other groups say ‘hands off’

Betting on your favorite teams still on hold in Arizona Legislature

West Nile virus now is a permanent part of Arizona’s ecosystem, study finds

Nogales demands removal of razor wire CBP added to downtown border fence

Experts give 4 reasons why Trump can’t declare a national emergency to build a wall

Anxiety and uncertainty for Arizona transgender veterans after Supreme Court ruling

Arizona’s two abandoned-mine inspectors face daunting task: ‘We’re all by ourselves’

In a hole: Arizona officials lack funds to find, secure at least 100,000 abandoned mines

Native Americans hope to protect ancestral sites threatened by multibillion-dollar copper mine

Pulling no punches: 14-year-old girl aspires to be first Navajo boxer to win Olympics

‘Goldy’ gone: Arizona sports scene suffers another blow as Diamondbacks trade Goldschmidt

Will Arizona’s saguaros survive climate change and drought?

More endangered California condors soon will soar above Pinnacles National Park

Foreign-born doctors are vital to Arizona’s rural communities

Ex-felons can reclaim voting rights, but hundreds of thousands don’t

Seeing Stars: Midterm ballots include James Bond, JFK, Elvis, others

ACA open enrollment begins with lower prices, more choices in Arizona

Long hours, low pay, but poll workers are still signing up – for now

Oops or Shine On? Phoenix program helps residents recycle better

‘Everyone’s got a story’: Portraits at André House show humanity, stories of people who are homeless

Arizona law professors among thousands urging a ‘no’ vote on Kavanaugh

Hotshots: Support, criticism follow news of new Arizona pro football team’s name

Hungry for jobs, people with Down syndrome learn to cook

Interior secretary’s Grand Canyon visit highlights need for funds to fix infrastructure

New Trump plan would restrict green cards for immigrants who use public funds

Off the beaten path: Crowded trails lead to frustration, unsanctioned treks

Arizona’s first malt house saves water and supports local breweries

More play: New Arizona law requires schools to provide two recesses

‘Bisbee ’17’ documentary recounts ‘shameful moment’ in Arizona history

Gray wolf faces new challenge: National Academies of Sciences review

Helium producer leases land near Petrified Forest; environmentalists worry about harm to animals, water

Advocates target millennial Latino voters with social media campaign

Bias-response teams criticized for sanitizing campuses of conservative voices

Navajo group takes protest against coal-fired power plant to Manhattan

Fall elections, recess mean immigration reform chances continue to dim