In August, Tempe became the first city in Arizona to pass an ordinance restricting the use of e-cigarettes, or e-cigs, in enclosed public areas including restaurants and bars. Despite the new limitations, shop owners say the city's e-cig industry isn’t slowing down.
Cronkite News is looking for voters who have decided not to participate this year. Have voted all your life but this election has pushed you over the edge? Is there another reason you're sitting out? If you have considered or are considering not voting, we'd like to hear why.
Almost 20 years after he came out as the first gay Republican in Congress, former Arizona Rep. Jim Kolbe said he has been "astonished" by the pace of change in same-sex marriage laws. A judge Friday struck down Arizona's ban on such unions.
Arizona ranked eighth overall for the percentage of people living in poverty in 2013 and 11th for the poverty rate among children , according to the Census Bureau, and some counties with traditionally high poverty saw their rates worsen from 2012 to 2013.
With mosquito complaints in Maricopa County at an all-time high, environmental officials have turned to a technique called "fogging" that targets areas where the virus been found. County officials say that while it's deadly to mosquitoes, fogging is safe for people and pets.
The minds behind the Chandler Clean Machine knew the city's homeless often can't take care of their hygiene needs. So they found a way to bring the bathroom and laundry room out of the house by converting a trailer and taking those services to the homeless.
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians said he had confidence in kicker Chandler Catanzaro when he chose him over veteran Jay Feely back in August. But the rookie has surpassed his expectations. That includes tying a rookie record for consecutive field goals.