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Enrollment has surged in a weeklong wildland firefighting academy currently underway in Arizona, officials said.


The presidents of Arizona State University, the University of Arizona and Northern Arizona University will release tuition proposals on Friday.


The Navajo Nation is opposing attempts to disqualify a state judge from oversight of a decades-old water dispute in the San Juan River Basin.

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Democratic lawmakers were joined by student activists at the Arizona state Capitol on Monday, calling on the Republican-led Legislature to act on stalled bills designed to curb gun violence.


A U.S. border officer who is a Mexican native claimed he was born in Texas and illegally obtained a job with the law enforcement agency charged with protecting America's borders, authorities said.