| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:49 PM
It is the center of the political universe in presidential contests. And now the war over the nation’s new healthcare program has come to Ohio as well, with potential repercussions for the short- and long-term future of the state’s governor,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:49 PM
TUCSON -- The parents of a 5-year-old Arizona boy are suing the state, seeking to treat their son’s seizure disorder with marijuana extracts under the state’s medical marijuana law.
The American Civil Liberties Union filed the suit on behalf...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:28 PM
La compañía tecnológica Apple abrirá en Arizona una nueva planta para la fabricación de componentes de sus conocidos productos que generará en torno a 2.000 puestos de trabajo, según informó hoy la gobernadora de ese estado, Jan Brewer, en un comunicado....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
THIRTY MILES OUTSIDE PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- Dan Fraijo doesn't know precisely when his men left Prescott, nor what happened to them. But he knows they're not coming back.
Nineteen firefighters with the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew -- an elite...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:00 AM
The deaths of 19 firefighters battling a wildland blaze in central Arizona on Sunday will go down as one of the worst firefighter losses in modern U.S. history, and officials were already honoring their deaths.
President Obama, traveling in Africa,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:46 PM
PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- As this town began to grieve over its 19 lost firefighters, officials said Monday that an investigation into their deaths was already underway as the wildfire that killed them continued to rage.
The Yarnell Hill fire, which killed the...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:07 PM
The lines appear to have been drawn in the coming "stand your ground" standoff.
The National Rifle Assn. made clear Wednesday that it would not budge, one day after U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. made an impassioned speech at the NAACP convention in...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:10 PM
A relatively evenhanded and necessarily inconclusive close-up look at immigration wars and identity politics in the Grand Canyon State, "The State of Arizona" (PBS, Monday) features major players and ordinary citizens on each side of the battle as well as...
| Feb 22, 2013
CNN's "State of the Union" talks to Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt. The program starts at 9 a.m. and noon. The program offers a panel with former Gov. Haley Barbour, R-Miss.; Jackie Calmes of The New York Times; Gwen Ifill of PBS'...
| Feb 2, 2012
Jesse Jackson is right.
In response to the face-off in Arizona between President Barack Obama and Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer last week, Jackson said, "Even George Wallace did not put his finger in Dr. King's face." And it's true; he didn't. Similarly, not...
| Apr 17, 2011
"If you want an abortion, you go to Planned Parenthood. And that's well over 90 percent of what Planned Parenthood does." — Sen. Jon Kyl, Republican of Arizona, April 8, 2011
"[The statistic Mr. Kyl used] was not intended to be a factual...