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Arizona eldercare workers to see pay bump

Sep 7, 2021 Arizona Department of Economic Security announced $2.5 million program to increase wages

U.S., Mexico sign agreement on rights of workers in United States

Sep 7, 2021 New agreement focused on combatting discrimination against Mexican and Mexican-American workers in the United States.

Judge refuses to block new Arizona sports betting law

Sep 6, 2021 Monday evening's decision means sports betting can start Thursday barring a successful appeal.

Arizona interest in anti-mask school vouchers outpaces funds

Sep 6, 2021 Gov. Doug Ducey's plan will give $7,000 a year to each student to pay for private school tuition.

Arizona reports 2,378 COVID-19 cases, 1 addition death

Sep 6, 2021 Fifty-six percent of people in have been vaccinated for the virus.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife rejects Rosemont Copper petition to shrink critical jaguar habitat

Sep 3, 2021 Canadian mining company Hudbay Minerals sought to deem a portion of the Santa Rita range no longer essential for jaguars.

Kelly says better plan needed for Afghanistan withdrawal

Sep 3, 2021 The Arizona senator said things moved more quickly than expected.

As Biden's resettlement plan begins, Arizona aid groups prepare to welcome Afghan families

Sep 3, 2021 It's been almost a week since Gov. Doug Ducey announced the first group of Afghan evacuees had arrived in the state.

Banner UMC opens new exam site for survivors of sexual violence

Sep 3, 2021 The new site increases access to forensic exam sites, which were previously only available at Tucson Medical Center.

1 arrest after men confront school principal over COVID-19 mandates

Sep 3, 2021 School officials say several men threatened to make a citizen’s arrest of a Vail Unified School District principal while at least one brandished cable ties.

Arizona reports 3,802 new COVID-19 cases and 80 more deaths

Sep 3, 2021 The CDC has advised that unvaccinated people should not travel during the holiday weekend.

Friese drops out of race for Tucson-area US House seat

Sep 3, 2021 Trauma surgeon was running to replace retiring Democratic Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick.

Ruling finds sweeping right to enforce accountability laws

Sep 3, 2021 The state Supreme Court revived a lawsuit challenging a decision by the Cochise County Board of Supervisors to appoint one of its members to fill a judicial vacancy.

Mexico’s president says U.S. must tackle root causes of migration

Sep 2, 2021 Mexican leaders have faced sharp criticism after images showed the country’s immigration officials crack down on migrants at its southern border.

Arizona reports 3,470 additional COVID cases, 26 more deaths

Sep 2, 2021 The seven-day rolling averages of daily new cases and daily deaths have risen substantially over levels from two weeks earlier.

Event Horizon telescope eyes new targets in deep space

Sep 2, 2021 UA-backed team of radio astronomers captured the image of another black hole

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