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  • How much sugar is your child consuming for breakfast?

    Though healthy cereals with more whole grain and less sugar are being produced, cereal companies are more aggressively marketing their less healthy products, according to a new report from Yale University.
  • County jail in Prescott expands operations

    The Yavapai County jail in Prescott now is open around the clock.
  • EPA proposing to approve state’s air-quality plan

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to approve Arizona's plan to control sulfur dioxide and soot at three power plants in the state.
  • Home of Mesa’s first black doctor earns historic status

    Racial tensions in the late 1920s forced racial minorities in Mesa to live at the city's northern boundary, just outside the then-city limits.
  • Panel to weigh pay raise for Arizona legislators

    Arizona voters could be asked this fall to raise the annual $24,000 salary of the state's part-time legislators.
  • Senate confirms ex-Pima County judge as US attorney for Arizona

    The full Senate on Friday confirmed former Pima County Superior Court Judge John S. Leonardo to be the next U.S. Attorney for Arizona.
  • Survey to measure Wallow Fire’s health effects

    About 1,400 people living in Apache County will be asked this month to answer a survey that's aimed at measuring the physical and psychological effects of the Wallow Fire last year in eastern Arizona.
  • Inmate dies from apparent suicide in Florence

    Arizona prison officials said an inmate serving a 21-month sentence for resisting arrest was found dead from an apparent suicide.
  • Valley-based Sprouts planning dozens of new markets

    Now that Sunflower Markets and Sprouts are merged into one, the company is planning on opening several new stores in the next few years.
  • Mexican presidential election has effects on Arizona

    Mexico's old guard, the Independent Revolutionary Party, or PRI, is back in power after a 12-year hiatus with the weekend election of Enrique Pena Nieto.
  • Pro soccer league explores Valley for expansion team

    Phoenix could be in line for a professional soccer expansion team from the North American Soccer League.
  • Valley’s elderly getting help with their bucket lists

    A group similar to Make A Wish, an organization that fulfills the wishes of ill children, is now doing the same thing for the elderly in Arizona.
  • State on pace to tie its executions record

    When prison officials pronounced convicted killer Samuel Lopez dead from a lethal injection at 10:37 a.m. Wednesday, it was the fourth execution in Arizona this year.
  • Zipps, Z’Tejas battle continues in Phoenix court

    The ongoing battle between Z'Tejas and Zipps Sports Grill over a planned new restaurant at 16th Street and Bethany Home Road could be decided Tuesday by a Phoenix judge.
  • Search for missing dog gets attention from Hollywood

    Jo-Jo is a recently adopted Cocker Spaniel-Golden Retriever mix.