By MacKinley Lutes-Adlhoch and Jonmaesha Beltran | Tuesday, March 17, 2020
TEMPE - Polling officials around Arizona said voting in the state's presidential preference primary Tuesday was decidedly calm in the midst of a decidedly anxious time in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, with high turnout but generally smooth operations..
By McKenzie Sadeghi and | Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020
WASHINGTON - Voting barriers for Native Americans have always existed, but polling cutbacks, discriminatory voter ID laws and lack of funding are making things worse, advocates told a House panel Tuesday - the same day a federal court reinstated an Arizona law against "ballot harvesting."
By Deagan Urbatsch | Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019
PHOENIX – The voting rights of Native Americans in Arizona are routinely suppressed by a slew of requirements and practices, such as photo ID laws and a scarcity of polling places, Navajo and Gila River leaders said Tuesday at a congressional hearing in Phoenix.
By Tim Royan | Wednesday, June 26, 2019
PHOENIX – About 50 demonstrators rallied Wednesday to show support for police in the wake of protests over a viral video of a controversial police stop.
By Jake Goodrick | Tuesday, May 28, 2019
PHOENIX – Cronkite News reporters Jake Goodrick and Alicia Longo produced three supplemental videos to accompany a Frontline on PBS documentary about sex trafficking in Arizona.
By Stephanie Morse | Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018
TUCSON – Fueled by climate change and prolonged drought, the establishment of young saguaro cactuses in Saguaro National Park has nearly ceased for decades.
By Brendan Campbell | Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018
WASHINGTON - Legislators in Arizona and across the country are far older than their constituents, and issues important to young people are taking a backseat at state and national levels as a result, according to a report released Tuesday.
By Emily Guerin | Thursday, July 26, 2018
The air in two popular national parks in California is as dirty as it is in Los Angeles – the smoggiest city in the country.
By Meagan Boudreau | Monday, April 9, 2018
The Department of Homeland Security has expedited construction of the reinforced border wall in New Mexico by waiving 20 environmental laws.
By Nkiruka Omeroyne | Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018
The Williams Police Department is testing technology that could become the newest way to record police activities: gun-mounted cameras.
By Adrienne St. Clair and Jasmine Spearing-Bowen | Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017
WINSLOW – Despite national calls for more diverse law enforcement agencies, very few, if any, Arizona police departments reflect the demographics of the communities they serve - though diversity is not always their top priority.
By Elissa Nuñez and Amy Molloy | Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – When Ceon Dubose Palmore got thirsty at school, an administrator had to escort the 15-year-old past trash-bag-covered fountains to a faucet two floors down.