Arizona is a state in the southwest of the US, whose capital and largest city is Phoenix. It is the 14th largest state by population. Arizona's economy is primarily based on healthcare and transportation.
Teachers in Arizona could see a 20 percent net salary increase by 2020, according to a proposal by Republican Governor Doug Ducey that is intended to stave off a major teacher strike like the ones in Oklahoma and West Virginia.
It’s not just the US-Mexico border which could witness a forbidding wall cropping up soon. A GOP representative wants to build a similar barrier between Arizona and its immigrant-friendly neighbor California.
Former Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was pardoned by President Donald Trump, is running for US Senate in Arizona. His announcement caused uproar, with many comparing him to failed Senate candidate Roy Moore.
A federal judge has imposed a permanent injunction on Arizona education officials, barring them from enforcing a 2010 law that banned public schools in Tucson from teaching Mexican-American and other ethnic studies.
A jury in Arizona has cleared a former police officer of murder charges in the shooting death of an unarmed man. Police were responding to an emergency call that a man was pointing a gun out of a hotel window.