Republican Debbie Lesko has won the special election in Arizona's 8th Congressional District, keeping the U.S. House seat in GOP control. The former state senator on Tuesday defeated Hiral Tipirneni, a former emergency room physician.
Election Results From Maricopa County Recorder
Apr. 24, 2018
Arizona educators are preparing for what’s predicted to be the biggest teacher strike in the country Thursday. Wednesday marks almost a month of morning rallies calling for more money in the classroom, for teacher and support staff pay.
Apr. 25, 2018

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The Trump Administration says Native Americans might need to get a job to keep their health care. But Navajo leaders say that policy defies their 150-year-old treaty rights.
Apr. 25, 2018
Thousands of Arizona teachers are walking off the job this week to show lawmakers how much they want to restore state funding to teachers and schools. That includes schools in Indian Country.
Apr. 25, 2018
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions backpedaled Wednesday afternoon on a plan to stop a legal program for detained immigrants without a lawyer at the end of April.
Apr. 25, 2018
Report for America is modeled after AmeriCorps and aims to install 1,000 journalists in understaffed newsrooms by 2022.
Apr. 25, 2018
Steroid testing by law enforcement agencies is limited, and a random testing program used by Phoenix police was eliminated in 2015.
Apr. 25, 2018

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Just one in four Americans, including just 36 percent of Republicans, believe teachers in this country are paid fairly. Three-quarters agree teachers have the right to strike.
Apr. 26, 2018
EPA chief Scott Pruitt could face tough questions on Capitol Hill Thursday. It's his first appearance before lawmakers since a string of ethics allegations prompted numerous investigations.
Apr. 26, 2018
The team's owners want to rename Yawkey Way, outside Fenway Park, to distance themselves from former owner Tom Yawkey's era of racial discrimination. Others argue that he redeemed himself.
Apr. 26, 2018
The National Memorial for Peace and Justice opens Thursday in Montgomery, Ala., and includes monuments for victims of lynchings. Organizers say it's time "to confront the brutality."
Apr. 26, 2018
The longtime attorney to President Trump will not answer questions in the lawsuit brought by the adult entertainer who says she was paid to keep quiet about an affair with Trump.
Apr. 26, 2018