December 2014

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is one step closer to facing contempt charges for not following a federal judge’s orders after that judge found the sheriff’s office had systematically racially profiled Latinos.
Dec. 5, 2014
Sheriff’s Deputies in Southern Utah are serving evictions today on several homes in Hilldale, part of Warren Jeffs’ polygamous sect.
Dec. 5, 2014
A U.S. flag that flew on the USS Arizona when it sank during the Pearl Harbor attack will be displayed at the Arizona Capitol Museum starting Sunday.
Dec. 5, 2014
Hayden flour mill
The Tempe City Council is negotiating with a Chicago-based development company to redevelop the old Hayden Flour Mill.
Dec. 5, 2014
Arizona joined with 37 other states this week, in asking the Federal Trade Commission to update something called the Telemarketing Sales Rule.
Dec. 4, 2014
Arizona Wildcats logo.
The University of Arizona Athletic Department is taking a creative approach to ensure student athletes show up to class.
Dec. 4, 2014
Almost all regulation of nonprofit fundraising activities in Arizona was removed last year, but a state lawmaker says some of the changes may have been an oversight.
Dec. 4, 2014
Officials from the U.S. Census Bureau are preparing for a data collection test in Maricopa County next year. They’ll reach out to 1.6 million homes in the Valley in an attempt to try out new technology and management practices.
Dec. 4, 2014
Congress today voted to approve the National Defense Authorization Act, which funds the Defense Department. More than a thousand pages into that bill is a provision authorizing a land exchange, which would allow a mining company to drill for Copper near Superior.
Dec. 4, 2014
Despite the increasing number of states allowing same-sex marriage, the country’s largest American Indian reservation does not.
Dec. 4, 2014

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