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  • In this Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, photo, white nationalist demonstrators clash with counter demonstrators at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    Black Chamber of Arizona member: America has long way to go on racism

    The violence in Charlottesville has brought the national conversation back around to race.
  • White nationalist demonstrators use shields as they guard the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    Former DHS official: Trump admin empowering white supremacists

    A former Department of Homeland Security official said Tuesday that white supremacists are being empowered by President Donald Trump's administration.
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    Border bust snags 1,000 pounds of pot on Arizona-Mexico border

    Federal agents in southern Arizona chased and caught a truck heading to Mexico and confiscated more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana this week.
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    McCain, Flake criticize President Trump’s comments on Charlottesville

    Trump commented Tuesday on the violence in Charlottesville, saying “there is blame on both sides.” Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake responded.
  • FILE--In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, Presiding Disciplinary Judge William O'Neil, right, swears in Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio during the State Bar of Arizona's ongoing disciplinary hearings against former Maricopa County attorney Andrew Thomas and two assistants, at the Arizona Supreme Court in Phoenix, Ariz. Arpaio has been convicted of a criminal charge Monday, July 31, 2017, for disobeying a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants in a conviction that marks a final rebuke for the former sheriff and politician who once drew strong popularity from such crackdowns but was booted from office amid voter frustrations over his deepening legal troubles. (AP Photo/Jack Kurtz, Pool, file)

    Legally Speaking: Breaking down Arpaio’s latest bid for innocence

    No one can say that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio isn’t a fighter. His attorneys filed two motions to toss out his guilty conviction on Tuesday.
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    Gilbert woman born without uterus raising funds for surgery

    A Gilbert woman who needs reconstructive surgery to create a uterus and other genitalia necessary for pregnancy has made international news with her quest.
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    ASU welcomes record freshman class size for fifth year in row

    Arizona State University will welcome a record number of freshmen students for the fifth year in a row, the school announced Tuesday.
  • Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, second from right, leaves U.S. District Court on the first day of his contempt-of-court trial with attorney Mark Goldman, left, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Hispanic community, others condemn possible Arpaio pardon

    A group of Latino community leaders, elected officials and others said Tuesday that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio must not be pardoned.
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    APS gets approval, will hike monthly power bills in Phoenix area

    APS customers will soon be paying more to keep the lights on every month after the state corporation commission approved a price hike on Tuesday.
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    University of Phoenix Stadium on list to host World Cup games

    University of Phoenix Stadium has hosted its share of soccer games, but its biggest billing ever in the sport could be on its way: a World Cup match.
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    Phoenix-area police searching for man impersonating an officer

    Phoenix-area police were searching for a man who has called several people in Avondale pretending to be a police officer.
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    Judge orders Arizona to pay Planned Parenthood’s legal fees

    The state of Arizona has been ordered to pay Planned Parenthood of Arizona and other abortion providers more than $600,000 in attorney fees and other costs spent fighting a since-repealed law.
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    Trump retweets negative post about himself by accident

    President Donald Trump retweeted then deleted a message that called him a fascist and retweeted then deleted a cartoon of a train running over a reporter.
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    Wrong-way accident shuts down Interstate 17 near Phoenix

    Four people were injured in a wrong-way accident that shut down Interstate 17 South about 40 miles north of Phoenix, early Tuesday.
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    Next chapter: Peoria library to close for renovations

    Routine enhancements with new furniture, carpet cleaning and reconfiguring of key areas are all planned for Peoria Main Library, causing a short closure.