PHOENIX — New drivers could lose their ability to operate a vehicle while chatting with or sending a message to their friends.
WASHINGTON — America's top diplomat is predicting that the U.S. Supreme Court will strike down an anti-gay proposal in Arizona if it ever becomes law and is calling on the state's governor to "make the right decision" and veto it.
Secretary of State John Kerry was responding Wednesday to a …
A man who burglarized a northwest-side convenience store in 2012 was sentenced to jail and probation Tuesday.
Although acquitted of shooting a police officer, Richard Mendoza likely will spend much of the remainder his life behind bars.
PHOENIX — A House panel agreed today to stiffen penalties for those who abuse pets — but only after carving out what essentially amounts to special treatment — and looser regulations — for farmers and ranchers.
A Tucson man accused of two burglaries and drug possession was sentenced to prison on Friday.
A man tried and convicted in absentia in September was sentenced to more than 30 years in prison this week for his role in a home invasion.
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry is putting in place a new series of protocols aimed at curbing costs for the county’s single largest expenditure, the Pima County Sheriff’s Department.
A state agency revoked the peace officer certification of a former Pima County Sheriff’s Department deputy who pursued a relationship with the victim of a crime he investigated.
PHOENIX — Arizona cannot enforce its ban on abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancies, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning.
Shareholders of Tucson Electric Power Co.’s parent corporation, UNS Energy, have filed a pair of lawsuits in Pima County Superior Court in an effort to halt a Canadian company’s planned acquisition of the power provider.
A conservative think tank is threatening legal action if the city doesn’t repeal an ordinance designed to help Tucson businesses.
Sunnyside Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo owes almost $57,000 in federal taxes, adding to the list of financial woes he has experienced since he arrived in Tucson.
The trial of a Tucson man accused of beating to death his girlfriend with a crowbar ended Tuesday in a mistrial, as jurors could not reach a unanimous verdict.
The Forest Service laid much of the groundwork Friday for approval of the Rosemont Mine by releasing a final environmental report saying essentially that while the mine will cause negative impacts, it’s now clearly in line with nearly all environmental laws.
A former Tucson police officer fired earlier this year after a woman he arrested alleged he forced her to perform a sex act, has been arrested in a new, unrelated investigation.
The Tohono O’odham Nation has a growing problem with drugs at schools, and it plans to address the problem by adding more on-site police officers.
A Southwest regional trucking company based in Rillito, which fired two employees after they took medical leave, is facing a disability discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. government.
PHOENIX — The state Court of Appeals on Tuesday blocked enactment of a new state law allowing candidates to take sharply higher campaign donations.