Last month a 31-year-old Oregon man died when his kayak capsized on the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. He was one of about 7,000 river runners who each year opt to go without a guide.
April 16, 2014

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A federal judge in Phoenix has ordered a woman accused of throwing a shoe at Hillary Rodham Clinton to remain in federal custody until she can appear in court in Las Vegas.
April 16, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer has signed into law a bill that will allow unannounced inspections of abortion providing health centers.
April 15, 2014
The Arizona House has given its approval to a measure that would ban new drivers from using their cell phones once they get their license.
April 15, 2014
"Save the community centers!" That’s the message senior citizens gave the Phoenix City Council at a budget hearing in Sunnyslope on Thursday.
April 15, 2014
The city of Flagstaff is preparing to implement fire restrictions following an unusually dry winter that has contributed to wildfires in the area.
April 15, 2014

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Lawmakers have proposed a bill that would make the Bible the state's official book, but critics say it is unconstitutional and would open Louisiana up to legal challenges.
April 16, 2014
U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland called the state's ban on abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy "invalid and unconstitutional."
April 16, 2014
Prosecutors said it would disturb the families of those who died to know that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could view those images. The judge ruled Tsarnaev has the right to see such evidence.
April 16, 2014
Among doctors who received payments from Medicare in 2012 are dozens who had been kicked out of Medicaid, or charged with fraud, or settled fraud cases out of court, a ProPublica investigation finds.
April 16, 2014
The number of missing is still unclear, but at last count, authorities said 7 people remained unaccounted for from the March 22 mudslide near the community of Oso.
April 16, 2014