| Dec 31, 2014
| 12:43 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — Motorists rejoicing over decisions to discontinue unpopular red-light camera programs don't have to drive too far for a buzzkill.
The number of red-light cameras nationwide is falling because of opposition from lawmakers and average...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:35 PM
A federal appeals panel has overturned a 2006 Arizona law aimed at denying bail to people who are in the U.S. illegally and charged with a range of felonies.
Proposition 100, a ballot measure that gained approval from nearly 80% of the state’s...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Same-sex couples in Arizona, Wyoming and Alaska will all be free to obtain marriage licenses by next week after federal judges struck down bans in two of those states Friday and the U.S. Supreme Court denied a request for a further stay in Alaska.
| Oct 17, 2014
| 9:46 PM
Barriers to gay marriage fell in Arizona, Alaska and Wyoming on Friday following a series of federal court actions in the latest in a series of legal victories for supporters of same-sex matrimony in America.
In Arizona, U.S. District Judge John Sedwick...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:00 PM
A federal judge has struck down a 2005 Arizona law that made smuggling immigrants a state crime, saying it conflicted with federal laws governing immigration.
U.S. District Court Judge Susan Bolton said in her Friday ruling that the state law was...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Bad timing turned Karen Slone's medical problem into a crisis.
Slone, 53, a former administrative assistant with diabetes, followed doctors' advice for years, getting regular checkups. Then, last year, she lost her job and her insurance, and stopped...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Arizona joined 17 other states suing the federal government and immigration agencies in U.S. District Court this week to derail President Obama's executive action deferring deportation for up to 5 million people.
Republican Gov. Jan Brewer released a...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Florida has the dubious distinction of having one of the highest rates in the country when it comes to children without health-care coverage. Meanwhile, every day, according to its budget analysts, Florida turns its back on $10 million in federal tax...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Demonstrations began Tuesday in the Arizona town of Oracle, the latest municipality trying to come to grips with the surge in children and women from Central America who have illegally crossed into the United States in record numbers, straining local...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
A popular shortcut from Las Vegas to the west rim of the Grand Canyon is now a quicker, smoother trip.
With the paving of a nine-mile stretch of Diamond Bar Road in northwest Arizona, the round-trip drive to Grand Canyon West, with its popular Skywalk...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Officials in Arizona injected a death row inmate last month with doses 15 times higher than the amount of drugs called for in the state's protocol for executions by lethal injection, authorities said on Friday.
Lawyers for convicted double murderer...