| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Tuesday credited Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) for making "the right decision" with her veto of the so-called "birther bill," which would have required presidential candidates to submit their birth certificates in order to...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 8:42 PM
In December, shortly after taking office, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie told the Los Angeles Times that he hoped to use his new perch to take on the so-called "birther" movement, the belief that President Obama was not born in the state -- or, more to...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 3:14 PM
The release of Barack Obama's long-form birth certificate yesterday probably won't quiet all the so-called carnival barkers out there, but it ought to make a dent. As the president observed, the political sideshow over his place of birth and citizenship...