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Tenderfoot fire forces evacuations three years after deadly Yarnell incident

YARNELL – A wildfire has burned more than 1,200 acres near Yarnell, forcing the evacuation of about 300 residents and raising memories of the Yarnell Hill tragedy three years ago when 19 firefighters died.


June 8, 2016 Newscast

Maricopa County brings big changes for voters.


June 7, 2016 Newscast

Payday lenders: Do they help or hurt borrowers?


Cronkite News Veterans Special: May 30, 2016

The Cronkite News team reports on stories affecting veterans across Arizona, including inter-campus veteran centers, veteran entrepreneurs and a bill that will help put veterans to work in Arizona.


Cronkite News DC Special: May 27, 2016

The Cronkite News team reports on legislation about housing for homeless children, religious groups providing coverage for birth control and the Senate gridlock surrounding Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland.


Thousands gather for Phoenix officer David Glasser’s memorial service

PHOENIX — David Glasser was passionate, professional, and always hard working. “A great street cop.”


Arizona prepares for wildfire season with new aircraft

MESA — An air tanker that can streak to an Arizona wildfire to dump 3,000 pounds of flame retardant in record time is bringing the latest technology to fighting fires.


Tucson AHL team, another step in growth of hockey in Arizona

TUCSON — When he lived in the Valley, Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild had a front row seat for the growth of hockey in Arizona.


Cronkite News DC Special: May 19, 2016

The Cronkite News team reports on Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's memorial service in Washington, how organizations are dealing with cyber security, and a group of Arizona veterans who made an emotional trip to Arlington National Cemetery.


Arizona polling locations: A photo map

PHOENIX - Cronkite News reporters traveled to polling locations across the state and talked to voters casting ballots in the special election.


Arizona felons have steep path to restore voting rights

PHOENIX - Michele Keller has been out of prison for nearly a decade.


Downtown Phoenix development highlights need for walkable streets

PHOENIX - Downtown Phoenix streets, once scattered with vacant lots and modest housing, are now abuzz with the ceaseless sounds of cranes, backhoes and tractors.

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