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  • Counting continues in Arizona as Republicans lose ground

    Ballot-counting continued Monday in Arizona nearly a week after Election Day, with Republicans' hopes in three key statewide races growing dimmer by the day.
  • Heavy metal band Iron Maiden to come to Phoenix

    Heavy metal band Iron Maiden will make a tour stop in Phoenix on its 2019 North American tour. The "Legacy of the Beast" tour will come to Phoenix on Sept. 17 at Talking Stick Resort Arena.
  • But wait, there’s more: Arizona political ad spending hit new highs

    Spending on campaign ads in Arizona reached a record $129 million this year, part of a national trend that saw cable and broadcast election ad spending top $3 billion for the first time in a midterm election cycle.
  • Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

    PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The dead were found in burned-out cars, in the smoldering ruins of their homes, or next to their vehicles, apparently overcome by smoke and flames before they could jump in behind the wheel and escape. In some cases, there were only charred fragments of bone, so small that coroner’s investigators used […]
  • Secretary of state race a toss up despite early AP call

    On Election Day, the Associated Press declared Republican Steve Gaynor as Arizona's new secretary of state. Less than a week later, it's anybody's guess to who will win the position.
  • Migrant caravan moves on to central Mexico city of Irapuato

    IRAPUATO, Mexico (AP) — Local Mexican officials again helped thousands of Central American migrants find rides Sunday on the latest leg of their journey toward the U.S. border. At a toll plaza to the west of the central Mexico city of Queretaro, where the group spent Saturday night, police prevented migrants from waylaying trucks on […]
  • Hoffman declares victory over Riggs in supt. of public instruction race

    Democrat Kathy Hoffman on Sunday declared victory over Republican Frank Riggs in the superintendent of public instruction race.The Democrat came into Sunday with a nearly 43,000 vote lead, a lead that grew by almost 4,000 votes following the latest tallies.
  • Sinema grows US Senate race lead over McSally for fourth straight day

    Democrat Kyrsten Sinema widened her lead over Republican Martha McSally for the fourth consecutive day in the drawn-out U.S. Senate race.
  • Bar gunman was ‘out of control’ in high school, coach says

    MONTCLAIR, Calif. (AP) — A second high school coach of the gunman who killed 12 people at a Southern California bar recalled him on Sunday as volatile and intimidating, and said that repeated complaints to school administrators about his behavior failed to prompt any discipline. Evie Cluke coached Ian David Long on Newbury Park High […]
  • Old copper smelter’s smoke stack is demolished in Superior

    An old copper smelter's smoke stack in south-central Arizona has been reduced to rubble. Resolution Copper demolished the nearly 300-foot brick stack in Superior on Saturday morning.
  • In Paris, Trump the ‘nationalist’ stood apart from others

    PARIS (AP) — For President Donald Trump in Paris, America First meant largely America alone. At a weekend commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the president who proudly declares himself a “nationalist” stood apart, even on a continent where his brand of populism is on the rise. He began […]
  • ADOT’s ‘Know Snow’ series offers winter driving tips

    For the first time this season, temperatures in Phoenix are expected to dip below 50 degrees during overnight lows as cities across Arizona experience a winter cool down.
  • Harrowing escapes, heartbreaking loss in Northern California

    PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — In the days since a ferocious, wind-whipped wildfire began tearing through this Northern California town, residents who stayed behind to try to save their property or who managed to get back to their neighborhoods despite mandatory evacuation orders found cars incinerated and homes reduced to rubble. They have tales of harrowing […]
  • Becoming an everyday millionaire takes dedicated, sustained work

    Millennials have a good shot at becoming millionaires because they have more time to save for retirement. And 60 percent of them have already started saving.
  • Specialty plates from ADOT help raise money for veterans

    The Arizona Department of Transportation is helping raise money by offering four specialty license plates with part of the proceeds going to the Arizona Department of Veterans Services.