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Chandler employees to use self-driving cars for work rides

The suburb has been a leader on testing autonomous vehicles in metro Phoenix.

Hundreds of firefighters assigned to Arizona wildfire

Managers reported zero containment and hoped to keep it away from Gold Canyon and Superior.

Heat warning remains in effect for Phoenix area

Tucson is outside the warning area but is also expected to remain hot.

1st Mexican gray wolf litter born at Phoenix Zoo in 20 years

The wolves are endangered. Officials in April said there are at least 131 in Arizona and New Mexico.

"Call Him Mac": The Political Legacy of Ernest W. McFarland

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Bobcats in the Backyard; Making Music in the Name of Literacy; and a Taste of Vegan Mexican Food

Google's Robotic Spinoff Launches Ride-Hailing Service in Phoenix

The service, dubbed Waymo One, at first will only be available to a couple hundred riders.

Arizona, Phoenix Leadership to Join Mexican Presidential Inauguration

Delegations from the state and capital are heading to Mexico City for the inauguration of Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Saturday.

Ex-Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton Robbed Outside Restaurant

A man who was carrying what appeared to be a hatchet asked Stanton for money.

Phoenix Aerospace Company Walbar Grows in Guaymas

The turbine-component manufacturer's original facility in Mexico was getting cramped, the president says.

Heat Deaths Climb in Phoenix, But Not in Tucson

Experts say Maricopa County is warmer due to an "urban heat island" effect.

Much-Debated Extension of Phoenix Light Rail Under Scrutiny

Some business owners are claiming the impact will harm business.

Mexican Politics On the Agenda for Binational Meeting in Phoenix

Leaders from both sides of the border will discuss cross-border economic development.

Phoenix Shelter Employee Charged With Molesting Immigrant Child

Southwest Key operates 26 shelters for immigrant children in Arizona, California and Texas.

Record Heat in Phoenix Area Leads to Near-Record Power Usage

The state's largest utility said Tuesday set the peak for the most electricity used at the same time so far this year.

Waymo on Track to Launch Self-Driving Car Service in Phoenix This Year

The Phoenix deployment planned for this year will be first ride-hailing service with a fleet of fully autonomous vehicles.

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