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NAU Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Mayan Tomb

An archaeology expedition led by Northern Arizona University has uncovered one of the largest Mayan tombs ever found in Belize. As Melissa Sevigny reports from the Arizona Science…

Corporation Commissioner Issues Subpoenas in APS Campaign Spending Probe

A member of the Arizona Corporation Commission who has been urging the state’s largest electric utility to disclose whether it spent millions in the 2014 commission election has…

Recreational Marijuana Opponents Appeal to Arizona Supreme Court

Opponents of a voter initiative legalizing recreational marijuana in Arizona are asking the Arizona Supreme Court to overturn a judge’s decision and block the measure from the ballot.…

Kirkpatrick Calls on Arpaio to Resign Following Criminal Contempt Allegations

Democratic Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick has called on Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to resign immediately. It follows a recent judge’s ruling that the sheriff may have committed criminal…

Health Officials Warn of Increased Mosquito Activity

Recent monsoon rain has dramatically increased mosquito activity throughout northern and central Arizona. It’s led to a spike in diseases spread by the insect, and Coconino County Health…

Campaign Now Says Trump Phoenix Speech Not On Immigration

Donald Trump will return to Phoenix next week but campaign staffers now say he won’t be delivering a speech outlining his immigration policy after all. …read more Source::…

Bald Eagle Population In Arizona On The Upswing

Wildlife officials say bald eagles are surpassing population expectations in Arizona. The Arizona Game and Fish Department said Thursday that the birds have had record-breaking numbers this year…

NAZ News

Prescott playground dedicated to Kayla Mueller

The hometown of an Arizona woman who was captured and killed by Islamic State militants…

NAU scholarship honors life of Kayla Mueller

A scholarship at Northern Arizona University honors the memory of an alumna whose life ended…

Yarnell 19 memorial design includes saved tree

Yarnell 19 memorial design includes saved tree

As Prescott officials work to design a memorial for the 19 firefighters killed during a…

WH: Obama will donate to Kayla Mueller charity

The White House says President Barack Obama plans to donate to the foundation honoring Kayla…

Coffee with Mandy Metzger at Continental Country Club

On Monday, September 12, 7:30 – 9:00 A.M., Mandy will be holding coffee for you…

Maine Consolidated School District seeking Governing Board applicants

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Risha VanderWey is seeking applicants for appointment…

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National & World News

49ers QB Colin Kaepernick sits in protest during national anthem

49ers QB Colin Kaepernick sits in protest during national anthem

Eric DuVallSAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27 (UPI) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand during the national anthem saying he would not honor a country that…

Accusations of racism, challenge of a duel surround Maine governor

Eric DuVallAUGUSTA, Maine, Aug. 27 (UPI) — Democrats in Maine are calling on Republican Gov. Paul LePage to resign after a profane tirade on a state lawmaker’s voicemail…

Southwest flight makes emergency landing after engine explodes

Eric DuVallPENSACOLA, Fla., Aug. 27 (UPI) — A Southwest flight from New Orleans to Orlando, Fla., was forced to make an emergency landing after an engine exploded while…

Facebook updates trending feature after claims of bias

Facebook updates trending feature after claims of bias

Sarah MuléMENLO PARK, Calif., Aug. 27 (UPI) — Facebook updated its trending feature after Republicans claimed the social media powerhouse was showing bias in its trending descriptions. …read…

Police shooter was prepared to ambush officers in Tennessee

Eric DuVallMARYVALE, Tenn., Aug. 27 (UPI) — The man allegedly responsible for fatally shooting a Tennessee police officer had written a note blaming law enforcement and his family…

Tropical disturbance to bring soaking rain to Florida

Eric DuVallMIAMI, Aug. 27 (UPI) — A tropical disturbance will bring soaking rain to south Florida, the Bahamas and Cuba this weekend and could form into a tropical…

Sports

Preseason Results Meaningless To Cardinals – AZCardinals.com

Preseason Results Meaningless To Cardinals – AZCardinals.com

AZCardinals.comLet’s just come out with it: the Cardinals have looked abysmal this preseason. The team is 0-2 and has been outscored…

NBA Rumors: Phoenix Suns Ready To Make Big Splash In 2017 Free Agency? – Sir Charles In Charge

NBA Rumors: Phoenix Suns Ready To Make Big Splash In 2017 Free Agency? – Sir Charles In Charge

Sir Charles In ChargeThe Phoenix Suns haven’t exactly hit home runs during free agency over the last two summers. If it…

Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals Daily Links for Saturday – Revenge of the Birds

Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals Daily Links for Saturday – Revenge of the Birds

Revenge of the BirdsA look at some of the best stories from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals heading into…

Arizona Diamondbacks Game Preview, #130: Just win in 9, already! – AZ Snake Pit

Arizona Diamondbacks Game Preview, #130: Just win in 9, already! – AZ Snake Pit

AZ Snake PitOn the other hand, between September 16, 2009 and June 2, 2010, the Arizona Diamondbacks were 0-9 in walk-off…

Arizona Cardinals: The wide receiver battle – Raising Zona

Arizona Cardinals: The wide receiver battle – Raising Zona

Raising ZonaThe Arizona Cardinals have plenty of tough decisions to make this week. One of them will be at wide receiver.…

Native American

Quick Reads: week of Aug. 24

Flagstaff Youth Chorale registration in Flagstaff Aug. 22 Flagstaff Youth Chorale is having their registration night on Monday, Aug. 22 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Thorpe Park…

NAU News

On the ballot: a breakdown of propositions

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