A veteran Arizona legislator is apologizing while defending herself from criticism for comments she made on immigration and birth rates.
Residents signing up for food stamps in Minnesota are provided a brochure about domestic violence, but it doesn’t matter if they even read the pamphlet.
Federal authorities for months suspected a humanitarian group of harboring immigrants, eventually resulting in felony charges against a volunteer who says he was simply being a good Samaritan, according to recently released court documents.
Volunteers are using translation apps and helping raise money for a migrant shelter near the U.S.-Mexico border in a small city in New Mexico.
President Donald Trump's "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran is at a crossroads.
Government surveys show that about 90% of the population has coverage, largely preserving gains from President Barack Obama's years.
Yuma County officials say it's not too late to save dark skies enjoyed by residents of rural areas separated by a mountain range from the Yuma area where urban lights obscure views of stars and planets.
The Supreme Court cleared the way for the Trump administration to tap billions of dollars in Pentagon funds to build sections of a border wall with Mexico.
An investigation into troops smuggling immigrants into the United States illegally led to the arrest Thursday of 16 Marines at California’s Camp Pendleton.
Authorities say final findings show there was no radiation exposure health risk for employees and visitors at Grand Canyon National Park from uranium ore samples.
The head of the U.S. Border Patrol said Wednesday that she joined a Facebook group whose members mocked migrants and lawmakers so she could read what her personnel thought about her, and said she knew little about the group.
Facebook's settlement with the FTC after the agency's yearlong investigation provides a detailed account of the company's sneaky behavior and secures a handful of new safeguards, many of them backward-looking.
Authorities have won a court order to force-feed an emaciated immigrant who has staged a monthlong hunger strike at an immigration detention center in Arizona as he awaits his forced return to his native Russia.
Mexican officials said Monday they have uncovered an industrial-scale migrant smuggling ring using tractor-trailer rigs disguised as freight deliveries for major companies.
It's a carefully planned mission that involves coordination across state lines – from Mexican gray wolf dens hidden deep in the woods of New Mexico and Arizona to breeding facilities at zoos and special conservation centers around the U.S.
An evacuation notice has been issued for some recreational areas as firefighters battle a growing wildfire north of Flagstaff
Glacier National Park officials are teed off over a report that tourists were hitting golf balls off Going-to-the-Sun Road during a traffic delay.
A police officer's craving for cake batter ice cream put him and his colleagues in the right place to take action.
U.S. overdose deaths last year likely fell for the first time in nearly three decades, preliminary numbers suggest.
Arizona Republican Sen. Martha McSally has agreed to pay a fine of more than $23,000 to settle campaign finance violations from the 2014 election.
Before she was hearing cases on the U.S. Supreme Court, former Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was bringing people together in her historic Arizona home.
A Republican state representative and Arizona's Democratic superintendent of public instruction are sparring over a backlog of pending applications from families for private school tuition vouchers.
More firefighters are being assigned to a wildfire in the Prescott National Forest and progress is reported in efforts to keep it spreading, with fire managers on Saturday saying crews have cleared containment lines around 18% of the fire's perimeter.
Fire crews have been working to keep a fire from homes as they clear brush along a forest road.
For a few hours, Beyoncé had a famed blue-green waterfall in northern Arizona to herself.
John Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the Supreme Court’s leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after suffering a stroke Monday.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff is recommending that the agency cut back on inspections at the country’s nuclear reactors, a cost-cutting move promoted by the nuclear power industry but denounced by opponents as a threat to public safety.
Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has no idea who is behind Phoenix billboards urging him to run for office in 2020.
Wyoming authorities say a boater found the body of a northern Arizona man in the Snake River 10 days after he was reported missing.
Authorities in California say they are searching for a bikini-clad Arizona woman who went missing while hiking in the Mojave Desert.
Carrying “off the chart” amounts of moisture, Barry crawled ashore Saturday in Louisiana and quickly weakened to a tropical storm that promised to dump heavy rains that could last for days and pose a test of the flood-prevention systems built after Hurricane Katrina 14 years ago.
A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the streets and the widening of the generation gap, men from planet Earth stepped onto another world for the first time, uniting people around the globe in a way not seen before or since.
A small radiation leak from a Soviet nuclear submarine that sank 30 years ago has been found, Norwegian researchers said Thursday, but it poses no risk to people or fish.
Nike announced Thursday it’s going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey blocked state money for the facility when the company pulled a flag-themed shoe from the market.
Arizona authorities say a driver escaped injury when his car’s windshield was pierced by the trunk of a saguaro cactus during a wreck Wednesday on the outskirts of Tucson.
Health officials say Maricopa County has recorded its first death related to the ongoing statewide hepatitis A outbreak.
Justin Verlander, Shane Bieber and the American League pitchers plugged power back into the mound.
The French company that purchased New Hampshire’s Stonyfield Farm in 2017 has acquired a yogurt maker with facilities in Brattleboro, Vermont, and Casa Grande, Arizona.
The number of West Nile Virus cases in Arizona has already surpassed last year’s count and could increase through the fall, health officials said.