Democratic state senators will meet next week to a fill a vacancy in their leadership ranks.
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court has declined a rehearing for an Arizona death-row inmate scheduled to be executed this week.
PITTSFIELD, Maine — Police didn't need Batman to help them arrest the Joker in central Maine over the weekend.
Persuading citizens to pay higher taxes to finance public programs is normally a weighty matter for authorities, especially in a time of high unemployment around the world.
MESA — An employee at a Mesa preschool has been accused of child abuse after police found a 2-year-old girl restrained in a sleeping area.
While all the attention today is on the University of Arizona's high-ranking basketball team, it's not the only rating making news.
GILBERT — A Texas woman is accused of having her 9-year-old granddaughter plant drugs in her son-in-law's car in Arizona so she could gain full-time custody of the child.
Gilbert police say 58-year-old SanJuanita Carbajal was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of child abuse.
Authorities say C…
An arrest warrant has been issued for an 18-year-old man in connection with the fatal shooting of two men and wounding of a third at a house party this weekend.
PHOENIX — The state Court of Appeals on Tuesday blocked enactment of a new state law allowing candidates to take sharply higher campaign donations.
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Two Florida girls who were primarily responsible for bullying a 12-year-old girl who killed herself were arrested after one of them acknowledged the harassment online, a sheriff said Tuesday.
Police in central Florida have been investigating the death of 12-year-old Reb…
Phoenix police have arrested three men in a fatal shooting that occurred during an Oct. 1 home invasion.
Two men were killed and a third was wounded Friday night during a brawl outside a house party on Tucson's southeast side, police said.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011 in Tucson, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.
TPD arrested 18 people on suspicion of hindering prosecution, a Class 5 felony. Additional misdemeanor charges are pending. All of those arrested by TPD were booked into the Pima County jail. Those arrested were:
Go-kart racing has arrived at the Mike Jacob Sports Park.
PHOENIX The Grand Canyon National Park will reopen Saturday.
A protest today by immigration rights activists continued in Tucson for more than four hours, prompting the federal court to shutdown a deportation process known as Operation Streamline for the day.
FLORENCE, Ariz. — Arizona on Wednesday executed the oldest person on its death row, nearly 35 years after he was charged with murdering a Bisbee man during a robbery.
The execution of 71-year-old Edward Harold Schad Jr. came about two hours after the U.S. Supreme Court denied his final appe…
Dozens of protesters tried to use their bodies as shields to prevent the detention of three suspected illegal immigrants stopped in front of Southside Presbyterian Church Tuesday night.
A couple has been arrested on suspicion of several burglaries on Tucson's east side, a Pima County Sheriff's Department news release says.
Rep. Raúl Grijalva, a Democrat from Arizona, was arrested today along with fellow congressmen and activists for blocking the street in front of the U.S. Capitol in a statement of support for immigration reform.
There is a bounty out for the vandal, or vandals, who broke into the Pima County Native Plant Nursery off Roger Road last month and destroyed nearly $34,000 worth of plants.
PHOENIX — An Arizona representative is standing by her comments comparing President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler, drawing the ire of critics who are calling the remarks an embarrassment to the state.
Republican Rep. Brenda Barton of Payson tells the Arizona Capitol Times that Obama and Hitl…
PHOENIX — Saying he doesn't have a legal claim, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals this afternoon rejected the bid by Edward Schad to delay his execution.
PRESCOTT — State House Speaker Andy Tobin on Thursday announced his candidacy for the state's 1st Congressional District seat.