By Aida Chavez | Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
…WASHINGTON – While advocacy groups argue about the proper way to honor Christopher Columbus and his legacy, it’s a safe bet that most Americans marked the holiday the same…
By Claire Caulfield | Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
…WASHINGTON – Columbus Day will be a holiday for students in most of the country, but it will be just another Monday for students in the Navajo Nation….
By Courtney Columbus | Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016
PHOENIX – Native American tribal leaders, archaeologists and Congressman Raúl Grijalva are seeking to designate more than 84,000 acres curving along the Gila River as a national monument….
By Courtney Columbus | Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
PHOENIX — Elvira Guadarrama colored a sign while sitting on a folding chair near the Maricopa County Elections Department….
By Courtney Columbus | Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
PHOENIX – Ismael, a 46-year-old undocumented immigrant, accepted an offer of sanctuary from a north Phoenix church shortly after he received his deportation letter in August 2015….
By Courtney Columbus | Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016
PHOENIX – As a child, Renae Yellowhorse chased birds through the sagebrush on the Navajo reservation along the edge of the Grand Canyon….
By Courtney Columbus | Thursday, March 23, 2017
PHOENIX – Dozens of people gathered at the state Capitol Thursday cheered after the House of Representatives delayed its vote on healthcare legislation to replace the Affordable Care…
By Courtney Columbus | Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016
PHOENIX – Protesters danced to celebrate Latino culture and chanted about immigration rights Wednesday to defy Donald Trump as he outlined his immigration policy….
By Courtney Columbus | Monday, Oct. 17, 2016
PHOENIX – For Tara Mason, the impacts of addiction to opioids and other drugs on the White Earth Nation in Minnesota hit close to home….
By Molly Bilker and Miguel Otárola | Monday, April 4, 2016
…U.S.-Mexico Border — Over the weekend, Borderlands team digital reporters Miguel Otárola and Molly Bilker, along with photographer Courtney Pedroza, took a reporting trip that brought them through some…
By Jessica Suerth | Friday, Oct. 7, 2016
…WASHINGTON – Saturday was supposed to be the most special day in the lives of Jason Samuels and Courtney Singer, who were set to get married at Singer’s family…
By Courtney Columbus and Anna Copper | Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Arizona’s new law that criminalizes the collection of voters’ early ballots by volunteers could impact the ability of the elderly and Latinos to cast their votes, according to…