Arizona

The Grand Canyon and other national parks can now stop selling disposable water bottles. The director had prevented the ban from taking effect after conversations with Coca Cola.
December 15, 2011
UPDATED: With reaction from ex-law enforcement and Latino community leaders. The accusations include: Racial profiling, discrimination and heavy-handed immigration patrols based on racially charged complaints.
December 15, 2011
The U.S .Environmental Protection Agency plans to announce strict air pollution standards this Friday.
December 14, 2011
Some political observers say the debate over states' rights and immigration reform is likely to shape the discourse in upcoming campaigns.
December 13, 2011
Arizona officials argue they are responsible for stopping illegal immigrants when they enter the state. Officials from Washington D.C. contend enforcing immigration laws is the federal government's responsibility.
December 12, 2011
The woman was being held at the Eloy Detention Center - owned by the Corrections Corporation of America - where she was seeking asylum. The ACLU says the victim was assaulted by a detention officer.
December 09, 2011
Political pressure on Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to resign keeps growing. This after national media outlets began reporting on his office’s mishandling of more than 400 sex-crime investigations, beginning in 2005.
December 09, 2011
More than a dozen people were arrested at the Salt River Project’s offices in Tempe, Ariz. The protesters want the utility to close its coal-fired power plant in Northern Arizona.
December 09, 2011
The Town of Guadalupe will consider a resolution Thursday night calling for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's resignation. They join a call by other elected officials after it was revealed his office mishandled more than 400 sex-crime investigations.
December 08, 2011
Many boats have been damaged crossing the shallow stretch of the waterway on the Arizona-California border.
December 05, 2011

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