U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced results Thursday of a crackdown on members of the international gang Mara Salvatrucha, and five arrests were made in Arizona as part of the sweep dubbed Operation Raging Bull.
November 17, 2017
Snowbowl
During peak snowy days thousands of people from the Valley make the two hour climb to Arizona Snowbowl ski resort in Flagstaff to experience winter. Flagstaff has a love-hate relationship with Phoenicians. The economic benefits are great, but the overcrowding causes serious problems.
November 15, 2017
DHS Office of Inspector General
The government agencies that oversee fraud and abuse of authority by government employees, like those in the Border Patrol and the FBI, warned Congress Wednesday that cuts to their budgets can lead to corruption and other problems.
The National Voter Registration Act is supposed make it easier for Americans to participate in elections. But the American Civil Liberties Union has accused several Arizona state agencies of “persistently violating” the federal law.
Officials overseeing the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport face a key decision that could impact the future of cross-border commerce on Nov. 21.
Hate crimes in Phoenix dropped last year by about 24 percent from 2015, according FBI’s 2016 UCR data on hate crimes that was published Monday.
Northern Mexico and Arizona share the same star-sparkled sky... as well as the interest to explore it. That’s why institutions from both sides are partnering to build a new telescope in Baja California, hoping to learn more about space.
Hopi Tribe
FLAGSTAFF — A small northern Arizona tribe chose new leadership Thursday as it faces the potential loss of coal royalties that make up a huge chunk of its budget.
Uranium Mine
The Flagstaff City Council passed a resolution against the transportation of uranium ore through the city and neighboring communities this week.
Gabriel Navarrete
Gabriel Navarrete straps an industrial vacuum to his back, and sets to work. When Tucson medical offices close for the day, he cranks up his cleaning business.
President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Homeland Security Department had her first confirmation hearing Wednesday.
Centro de Investigaciones Sobre América del Norte
Arizona and the Mexican state of Sonora have built a strong relationship during their current administrations, known as "The Megaregion." But next year’s elections in both states endanger their political and economical ties.
President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Homeland Security Department faces her first confirmation hearing today (Wednesday). Among the questions expected for Kirstjen Nielsen: what will she do with the limbo status of 57,000 Hondurans left with an uncertain future?
border fence line that runs through Arizona and Mexico
U.S. federal prosecutors have continued a prosecution plan in Arizona that targets people who cross the border illegally the first time they’re caught.
Jeff Sessions
The Association of General Contractors of America asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions to step in on their side after it says several construction companies didn’t bid on the two border wall projects because their owners feared cities would retaliate.