By Lillian Donahue and Abdel Jimenez | Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018
WASHINGTON - Mention the late Sen. John McCain and images of a war hero or a presidential candidate come to mind - but for far longer than he spent in those roles, McCain was a friend, and sometimes irritant, to Indian Country, say many who called him a firm advocate for tribal rights.
By Ariana Bustos | Tuesday, April 10, 2018
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Monday, Jan. 8, 2018
Refugees from war-torn countries continue to come even as politicians try to stop them.
By Dustin Quiroz | Tuesday, May 9, 2017
WASHINGTON - The civics test that will be required of all graduating high school seniors this spring does not appear to have been that much of a test for members of the Class of 2017.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Monday, May 8, 2017
WASHINGTON - Solar power advocates say a 250-megawatt renewable-energy facility could be in place in time for the late-2019 closure of the Navajo Generating Station, if permitting and construction began right away.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Wednesday, April 26, 2017
WASHINGTON - Transportation Department budget cuts proposed by the Trump administration could threaten Valley rail projects in which the federal government has already invested $75 million, the head of Valley Metro said Wednesday.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Tuesday, April 25, 2017
WASHINGTON - Arizona's Salt River Project earned failing marks for the transparency of its online financial records, one of more than half of special districts nationwide to fail in a new report on districts that provide services independently of state or local jurisdictions.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Monday, April 24, 2017
WASHINGTON - Exchanges between President Donald Trump and Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, have been largely limited to sniping at each other through the media and Twitter over the past year.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Friday, April 21, 2017
WASHINGTON - All the things that analysts say present a political challenge for Deedra Abboud - her lack of political experience and party ties, her Muslim faith and liberal activism - are the things she embraces in her race for Senate.
By Tyler Fingert | Monday, April 17, 2017
WASHINGTON - Highway fatalities in Arizona rose from just over two per day in 2014 to an average of more than 2.6 per day last year, the highest level in nine years, according to the most recent estimates.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Friday, April 14, 2017
WASHINGTON - Arizonans have until Tuesday to claim close to $25 million in tax refunds left on the table from the 2013 tax season, part of more than $1 billion nationally in unclaimed refunds from that year.
By Arren Kimbel-Sannit | Wednesday, April 12, 2017
WASHINGTON - Arizonans have filed 439 complaints with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau about medical debt collectors since the bureau started tracking complaints in 2013, the 11th-highest rate in the nation, according to a new report.