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Officials: Missing Northern Arizona University student has been found, is safe

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:31:17 GMT

Officials: Missing Northern Arizona University student has been found, is safe Northern Arizona University police have located a student who was reported missing on Wednesday from the Flagstaff campus. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2jEGlaf Police had put out an alert, asking for help in locating Miller.




Here Are the 2017 Arizona Governor's Arts Awards Nominees

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:32:04 GMT

This year, a total of 70 individuals and organizations received nods from the Awards for their impact on the state's arts and culture. Presented by Arizona Citizens for the Arts and Governor Doug Ducey's office, the annual Awards seek to honor excellence among artists, arts organizations, businesses, educators, and individuals.




University of Arizona has at least 40 prospects for president's job, regent says

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:19:27 GMT

The University of Arizona has received 'serious interest' from 40 to 50 people in the school's top job as part of a national search. University of Arizona has at least 40 prospects for president's job, regent says The University of Arizona has received 'serious interest' from 40 to 50 people in the school's top job as part of a national search.




Will Trump actually kill the NEA? Arizona arts leader says don't panic

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:02:47 GMT

Will Trump actually kill the NEA? Arizona arts leader says don't panic Federal arts agency has long been in the cross-hairs Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2k69x7b President-elect Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Reports of the demise of the National Endowment for the Arts may be exaggerated, says the head of the Arizona's top arts agency.




Arizona trooper who saved teen sex-trade victim: 'No one should be trafficked'

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:51:53 GMT

An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper said his training in identifying signs of human trafficking helped him rescue a 16-year-old runaway who was being sold for sex. Arizona trooper who saved teen sex-trade victim: 'No one should be trafficked' An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper said his training in identifying signs of human trafficking helped him rescue a 16-year-old runaway who was being sold for sex.




Arizona-Mexico border fence to get replaced

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:25:28 GMT

The U.S. Border Patrol says it's working with the Army Corps of Engineers and that plans for new fencing began four years ago. The fencing along the Naco Port of Entry is currently made of wire mesh but will be replaced with an 18-foot bollard fence.




Arizona Then & Now: Winter rains and floods

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:50:53 GMT

Arizona Then & Now: Winter rains and floods Some of the state's most savage flooding has occurred in winter. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2jD9rHd In January 2013, heavy rains flooded Indian Bend Wash in Scottsdale.




Arizona signups for Affordable Care Act insurance steady

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:18:57 GMT

Signups for individual health insurance in Arizona under the Affordable Care Act crept along at a steady pace in recent weeks as the end of the annual open enrollment period nears. The Health and Human Services Department announced Wednesday that more than 185,000 Arizonans have chosen a plan from the healthcare.gov website as of Jan. 14. The report is the last expected from the Obama Administration as president-elect Donald Trump is set to be sworn in on Friday.




How much money does Arizona have? Budget watchers, Gov. Doug Ducey differ

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:02:44 GMT

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's proposed budget sees better revenue growth and would spend more cash now than the state's nonpartisan budget scorekeepers envision. How much money does Arizona have? Budget watchers, Gov. Doug Ducey differ Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's proposed budget sees better revenue growth and would spend more cash now than the state's nonpartisan budget scorekeepers envision.




Motorcycle helmet bill fails in Arizona House committee

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:46:02 GMT

Arizona Rep. Randall Friese, D-Baltimore, talks about his sponsored House Bill 2046, an effort to require motorcycle riders to wear helmets in Arizona, at a hearing in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee at the Arizona Capitol Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Phoenix.




To avoid more 'Daily Show' ridicule, Arizona kills bills

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:30:56 GMT

An Arizona lawmaker's proposal to penalize colleges and universities that teach ethnic studies classes has essentially died after getting widely panned by Democrats and liberal commentators across the nation. The demise of the legislation Wednesday comes as Arizona leaders work to avoid bills that have made the state a frequent butt of jokes on programs like "The Daily Show."




Arizona governor's grab of cash for roads risks fight in legislature

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:12:18 GMT

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's decision to again take for other uses state gas tax money intended to help cities and counties build and repair roads is getting a cold reception from some in the Legislature. The Republican governor's budget proposal for the year starting July 1 eliminates $86.5 million in highway spending in the current year, a decision likely to spur a fight with lawmakers from both parties who have been seeking a permanent stop to shifts of cash for road work to other uses.




10 Arizona women's marches planned for Jan. 21

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:37:15 GMT

Thousands of people are expected to attend the marches inspired by the Women's March on Washington the same day. 10 Arizona women's marches planned for Jan. 21 Thousands of people are expected to attend the marches inspired by the Women's March on Washington the same day.




Katy Davidson Reconstructs Dear Nora With a Roster of Arizona Expats

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:09:27 GMT

Singer/songwriter Katy Davidson is mostly associated with the Pacific Northwest, where she established her indie rock band Dear Nora and played with YACHT and the Gossip. But before all that, her music took root in Arizona, where she grew up.




Arizona bill to extend ethnic-studies ban to universities dies

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:38:58 GMT

A bill that would have expanded Arizona's controversial ethnic-studies ban to cover university and community-college courses appears to be dead. Arizona bill to extend ethnic-studies ban to universities dies A bill that would have expanded Arizona's controversial ethnic-studies ban to cover university and community-college courses appears to be dead.




4 dead in new shooting in Mexico's Caribbean resort region

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:22:50 GMT

Municipal police stand guard in front of bars down the street from the Blue Parrot club, where several people were killed in early morning gunfire, in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. Deadly gunfire broke o... .




Police: Daughters taken 3 decades ago found, mom arrested

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 02:25:06 GMT

Immigrant advocacy groups say U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers are allegedly turning away asylum-seekers before their claims can be heard, violating obligations under U.S. and international law. Immigrant advocacy groups said Tuesday that U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers are allegedly turning away asylum-seekers before their claims can be heard, violating obligations under U.S. and international law.