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Arizona Selects New Test to Replace AIMS

Will asses students in alignment with state's College and Career Ready Standards, known as Common Core.

State Sen. Reagan Elected Secretary of State

Republican wins bid against Democrat Goddard by about 5K votes.

AZ WEEK: Election Day Tuesday; A Look at Final Campaigning

From money that poured in to a possible political transformation of Arizona.

METRO WEEK: Negative Campaigning 'Worst Ever' This Year

Institute for Civil Discourse analyzes spending and tone; finds increased voter frustration.

Navajo Nation Cancels Presidential Election

Announcement made after officials held in contempt of court for not removing disqualified candidate Deschene from ballot.

More Bighorn Sheep Coming to Catalina Mountains

Second stage of controversial program to reintroduce animal to Tucson area.

Homelessness Down in Arizona

Tucson's focus to get veterans off the streets contributes to decline in numbers.

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Efforts Make a Comeback in Arizona

Same group that pushed issue in Colorado now has its eyes here; local drug use prevention groups worried.

More Registered Voters in Arizona, Except in Maricopa County

Biggest area records 1.9% decline from 'inactive' voters, driving state number down slightly; Pima County up 2.2%.

What Role Do Voter Polls Play in Election Campaigns?

Surveys could give insight of where races are headed, inform candidates of important issues to community.

Group: Border Patrol Violated Human Rights of Immigrants in Detention

New report says Central American women, children in Tucson were kept in unsanitary conditions.

Nearly Half of Early Ballots Requested in Pima County Mailed Back

More than 309K voters in region asked for one this election.

2014 Election Campaigns: 'Worst Ever' in Terms of Negative Ads

Although most would say they dislike them, there are plenty on TV screens; are they effective in voters' choices?

Navajo Language Fluency Still a Requirement for Tribal Candidates

President Ben Shelly vetoes legislation that may have allowed Chris Deschene back in presidential race.

Election Day One Week Away; Strategists Weigh In

Loads of money pouring into campaigns, possible political transformation of Arizona can make this a historic election, both argue.

News Organizations Sue Arizona Over Secrecy of Death Penalty Drugs

Arizona Daily Star, Arizona Republic among those in lawsuit against state Department of Corrections, Attorney General Horne.

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