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  • Tombstone striking out in courts in water fight

    Tombstone calls itself ``the town too tough to die'' thanks to an Old West history that includes the shootout at the OK Corral, but the tiny southeastern Arizona city says the health and safety of its modern-day residents are imperiled by unreasonable U.S. Forest Service officials.
  • Phoenix pools open to slow start

    The city of Phoenix is preparing to reopen its community swimming pools for the busy summer season.
  • Man arrested for small fire in Arizona forest

    A man has been arrested for allegedly starting a fire in a northern Arizona forest by walking away from a campfire and violating federal restrictions.
  • Body of Arizona teen recovered from Lake Mead

    Authorities have recovered the body of an Arizona teenager who got caught in the undertow of a water gate in the Lake Mead National Recreational Area.
  • Feds seize 241 pounds of marijuana in Yuma area

    Federal authorities say they have seized more than 240 pounds of abandoned marijuana in the Yuma area.
  • Suspicious flashlight found at Phoenix thrift store

    Phoenix Police are investigating the discovery of a possible flashlight bomb at a thrift store at Bell Road and 19th Avenue.
  • Victim in southern Ariz. shooting sues FBI

    The surviving victim of a 2009 Arivaca home invasion that left a young girl and her father dead says the FBI should have prevented their deaths.
  • Abused 4-year-old Valley girl dies

    A 4-year-old Phoenix girl who was in the hospital after being beaten by her mother, has died.
  • East Valley software firm expects to add 700 jobs

    An Arizona software company setting up headquarters in Chandler could bring as many as 700 new jobs.
  • ADEQ issues another ozone health advisory

    Environmental regulators have issued an ozone high pollution advisory for the Phoenix metropolitan area on Friday.
  • Grand jury indicts 19 in Fort Apache gang, drug probe

    A federal grand jury has indicted 19 people after a gang and drug enforcement operation on the Fort Apache reservation in northeastern Arizona.
  • Arizona ruling OKs consideration of lesser charges

    A new court ruling said Arizona judges can tell trial juries to consider lesser charges against a defendant even if the defense and prosecution object.
  • Hearing set in challenge to Arizona immigration law

    A judge presiding over challenges to Arizona's immigration enforcement law will hear arguments Monday over a request by the law's opponents for class-action status in their lawsuit that seeks to overturn the law.
  • Research: Hot weather helps drive violence

    Several studies suggest that on excessively hot days like today, the levels of violence and aggression rise in households.
  • Accident on I-10 west causes delay

    A car accident on westbound Interstate 10 at the I-17 split Friday morning closed a portion of the freeway.