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AZ Dept. of Revenue Catches More Tax Return Fraud

Officials say department has found more than $74M in fraudulent refunds in last fiscal year.

Streetcar's First Paying Day: 3,500 Passengers, Few Problems

Number of riders nearly what officials projected; minor troubles with ticket vending machines at some stations.

A view of Nogales, Ariz. and Nogales, Mexico.

Feds Target Human Smuggling Successfully in AZ

Officials say unlike Texas, Grand Canyon state experiences decline in "stash house" discoveries.

Inside the Tucson streetcar on its inaugural run, July 25, 2014.

60,000 Try Tucson Streetcar on Weekend Inaugural Runs

Free rides lead to packed cars along 4-mile route of new, $200M system; operations almost glitch free, officials say.

3/29/12

Children's Foster Program Says Demand Drives Clothing Shortage

Casa de los Niños in Tucson reports dire need for new summer clothes for abused, neglected youngsters.

Tucson Streetcar Debuts to Crowds, Hot Weather

Hundreds turn out for downtown ribbon cutting, first rides along 4-mile route on $196M rail system.

Business Report: Impact of Tucson Streetcar

Looking into businesses along its route, including issues caused by construction, positive economic effects locals hope it'll have.

Arizona Capitol Buildling

Arizona Budget Numbers 'Disappointing'

JLBC says if lower tax collections continue it projects a $113M shortfall for fiscal year 2015.

A small town in Arizona is trying to keep the local state park open, so it entered into an intergovernmental agreement with the state to run a state park in Florence as a visitor center and museum. But the future of other parks is in question given the state's financial crises.

$700M in Revenue from State Park Visitors

More than 10 million people traveled to Arizona; spending supported 11,700 jobs across state.

Casa Grande Ruins Tourism Brings $3.5M to Communities

Natl Park Service study says more than 65K people visited park in 2013; money supports surrounding areas.

AZ Unemployment Slightly Increases

Common this time a year as some jobs in education, hospitality, health services leave during summer.

Tucson Nonprofit Seeks Volunteers to Promote Literacy

Literacy Connects needs 300 new coaches, specially for TUSD, Sunnyside for next school year.

Tucson Companies Among Those Receiving Tech Startup Grant

Awarded cash, special training for bringing their products to market, qualifying for larger programs.

Sarah Presler, CEO of Arizona Foundation for Women gives a speech to help empower those in attendance.

Business Report: Role of AZ Women in Workplace

Recent statistics from Bureau of Labor shows employment levels, wage gaps compared to men.

AZ Utility to Pay $3.25M in Blackout Settlement

Arizona Public Service Co. maintenance failure left millions without power in Arizona, California, Mexico.

Report: AZ Nearly Last in Great Recession Jobs Recovery

32 states have less jobs than they did prior to recession officially starting; only Nevada has worse rate.

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