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  • Trump: Objection to protests "has nothing to do with race"

    Trump: Objection to protests "has nothing to do with race"

    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-09-24 22:57:14 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-09-25 04:09:36 GMT
    President Donald Trump says his objection to NFL players protesting during the national anthem has nothing do with race, instead it has to do with "respect for our country and respect for our flag.".
    President Donald Trump says his objection to NFL players protesting during the national anthem has nothing do with race, instead it has to do with "respect for our country and respect for our flag.".
  • President's criticisms spark more protests at NFL games

    President's criticisms spark more protests at NFL games

    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:07 PM EDT2017-09-24 18:07:06 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-09-25 04:09:00 GMT
    President Donald Trump's comments about firing NFL players who kneel during the national anthem incited a huge increase in such protests.
    President Donald Trump's comments about firing NFL players who kneel during the national anthem incited a huge increase in such protests.
  • Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill

    Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill

    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:37 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:37:14 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-09-25 04:08:35 GMT

    Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she finds it "very difficult" to envision backing the last-chance GOP bill repealing the Obama health care law.

    Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she finds it "very difficult" to envision backing the last-chance GOP bill repealing the Obama health care law.

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  • Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking

    Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:16:26 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:48:42 GMT
    The federal government is telling election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached.
    The federal government is telling election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached.
  • GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

    GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:15:37 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:49:51 GMT
    President Donald Trump is lashing out at a Republican senator who opposes the last-ditch effort to overturn "Obamacare.".
    President Donald Trump is lashing out at a Republican senator who opposes the last-ditch effort to overturn "Obamacare.".
  • Rep. Grijalva: We planned to get arrested

    Rep. Grijalva: We planned to get arrested

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:17:16 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The southern Arizona congressman sat down for an interview with Tucson News Now, two days after his arrest, booking, and release from jail on a charge of civil disobedience on Tuesday, Sept. 19. 

    The southern Arizona congressman sat down for an interview with Tucson News Now, two days after his arrest, booking, and release from jail on a charge of civil disobedience on Tuesday, Sept. 19. 

  • KOLD INVESTIGATES: Women, drugs and Arizona prisons

    KOLD INVESTIGATES: Women, drugs and Arizona prisons

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:25 PM EDT2017-09-22 01:25:54 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Arizona puts more women behind bars than most states in the country and a majority of the inmates are there for non-violent drug offenses.

    Arizona puts more women behind bars than most states in the country and a majority of the inmates are there for non-violent drug offenses.

  • Governor appoints Pima County judge to Court of Appeals

    Governor appoints Pima County judge to Court of Appeals

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:17 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:17:48 GMT
    Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed Pima County Superior Court Judge Sean Brearcliffe to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Court of Appeals' Tucson-based division.
    Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed Pima County Superior Court Judge Sean Brearcliffe to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Court of Appeals' Tucson-based division.
  • BREAKING

    Rep. Grijalva released, now facing disorderly conduct charge

    Rep. Grijalva released, now facing disorderly conduct charge

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:29 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:29:27 GMT
    Rep. Raul Grijalva.Rep. Raul Grijalva.

    Rep. Raul Grijalva was arrested Tuesday during a protest outside of Trump Tower in New York.

    Rep. Raul Grijalva was arrested Tuesday during a protest outside of Trump Tower in New York.

  • Arizona Supreme Court says gays get equal parental rights

    Arizona Supreme Court says gays get equal parental rights

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:03:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:50:28 GMT
    Arizona Supreme Court building (Source: Tim Eigo, Arizona Attorney Magazine)Arizona Supreme Court building (Source: Tim Eigo, Arizona Attorney Magazine)

    The Arizona Supreme Court says a lesbian woman who is divorcing her spouse is entitled to parental rights under the U.S. Constitution even though a state law doesn't recognize those rights.  

    The Arizona Supreme Court says a lesbian woman who is divorcing her spouse is entitled to parental rights under the U.S. Constitution even though a state law doesn't recognize those rights.  

  • Judge: Sessions can't deny grant money for sanctuary cities

    Judge: Sessions can't deny grant money for sanctuary cities

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-09-15 20:49:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 16 2017 6:30 AM EDT2017-09-16 10:30:34 GMT

    A federal judge has ruled that Attorney General Jeff Sessions cannot follow through with his threat to withhold public safety grant money to Chicago and other U.S cities for refusing to impose tough immigration...

    A federal judge has ruled that Attorney General Jeff Sessions cannot follow through with his threat to withhold public safety grant money to Chicago and other U.S cities for refusing to impose tough immigration policies.

  • More input sought in requested voiding of Arpaio conviction

    More input sought in requested voiding of Arpaio conviction

    Friday, September 15 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-09-15 12:56:39 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-09-15 21:33:03 GMT
    Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (Source: AP)Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (Source: AP)

    The judge who presided over former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal trial wants more input from federal prosecutors about the scope of a requested voiding of the now-pardoned lawman's contempt of court conviction.

    The judge who presided over former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal trial wants more input from federal prosecutors about the scope of a requested voiding of the now-pardoned lawman's contempt of court conviction.

  • BREAKING

    Sen. McCain to continue treatments, keep working

    Sen. McCain to continue treatments, keep working

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 1:10 PM EDT2017-09-12 17:10:47 GMT
    Tuesday, September 12 2017 1:25 PM EDT2017-09-12 17:25:28 GMT
    Sen. John McCain. (Source: John McCain / Facebook)Sen. John McCain. (Source: John McCain / Facebook)

    Arizona's John McCain will continue to receive targeted radiation and chemotherapy treatments while maintaining a regular work schedule in the Senate.

    Arizona's John McCain will continue to receive targeted radiation and chemotherapy treatments while maintaining a regular work schedule in the Senate.

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