PHOENIX - A federal judge on Tuesday rejected the latest efforts by the state to block the Tohono O'odham from building a casino on the edge of Glendale.
The Tohono O'odham Nation is taking action to officially oppose a proposed pipeline project in the Altar Valley.
Yesterday we heard that Alvin Valenzuela was released from prison less than a month before he killed 7-year-old Jonathon Federico.
Alvin Valenzuela, 23, appears in court for his sentencing with his attorney, Larry Lingeman. The prosecutor, Deputy Pima County Attorney Kellie Johnson, sought a maximum sentence for Valenzuela - 67 years behind bars - citing past offenses.
Renae Guerrero, Jonathon's mother, is consoled by friend Sophia Modless, right. Rolando Federico Jr., 11, is seated next to Guerrero. Guerrero told the court the killing has caused intense worry for her other kids.
A Tucson man who shot and killed a 7-year-old boy told the boy's parents he's sorry and they will always be in his prayers.
The brief and devoted life of a 17th-century woman is being celebrated this weekend, when she is to be canonized the first Native American saint in the Roman Catholic Church.
Kateri Tekakwitha, known as the "Lily of the Mohawks," is to be canonized next Sunday in Rome.
Two wildlife crossings on Ajo Highway near Kitt Peak will cost about $1.2 million - nearly 60 percent more than expected.
Man facing charges in 2 unrelated slayings
PHOENIX - Congress did not illegally allow a tribe to create reservation land on the edge of Glendale, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
PHOENIX — Congress did not act illegally in allowing a tribe to create reservation land on the edge of Glendale, a federal appeals court ruled today.
Man given 15 years in stabbing over iPod
Pima County's biggest health problem is a lack of access to medical care, a new report says.
Arizona has seen its revenue from tribal casinos rise for the seventh consecutive quarter.
The Rosemont Mine, which would have an open pit and tailing piles, is proposed for a northern part of the Santa Rita Mountains, south of Tucson. EPA officials met with mine officials and opponents during a recent visit.
Rosemont Copper officials and their adversaries came away satisfied with visits by Environmental Protection Agency officials last week to key spots in the proposed mine's sphere of influence.
Baboquivari Peak looms over its neighboring ridges.
PHOENIX - The Tohono O'odham Nation is asking a federal judge to
void a new state law that allows Glendale to annex the property on
which the tribe wants to build a casino.
PHOENIX - A dozen state legislators are trying to intercede in
the legal fight over whether the Tohono O'odham Nation gets to
build a casino adjacent to Glendale.