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Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court threw out what is likely the last legal challenge remaining about the choice of Arizona voters of Joe Biden for president.

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The United States just recorded the most overdose deaths ever seen in a 12-month period – a grim milestone that highlights the weight of the coronavirus pandemic on the prolonged opioid epidemic, as well as the need for more solutions.

By Jamie Landers, Cronkite News May 2, 2021
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More than 1,600 people got their first COVID-19 vaccinations at a recent event targeting an especially vulnerable population – people with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

By Jackie O’Neill, Cronkite News May 2, 2021
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With the number of vaccine doses being administered dropping, state health officials are finally agreeing to let doctors start immunizing their patients against COVID-19.

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A Twitter account being run by the man the Senate has overseeing the audit of the 2020 election is trying to get people to donate to a private operation to finance the operation -- a private operation that doesn't have to disclose its donors.

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Arizona schools remain free to suspend or expel students, no matter how young.

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On one of her first days working in an Arizona hospital, Kelsi Shawd placed the bodies of COVID-19 patients into cadaver bags.

By Mollie Jamison, Rylee Kirk, Izzy Koyama, Maya Leachman and Isaac Stone Simonelli, Special to the Cronkite News April 29, 2021
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When Gov. Doug Ducey sent hundreds of National Guard members to help at the border last week, the move may have been unexpected – but it was not unusual for the troops that have spent a year shuttling from one crisis to another.

By Molly Hudson, Cronkite News April 29, 2021
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Arizonans are entitled to see the policies and procedures being used in the Senate's audit of the 2020 election returns, a judge has ruled.

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Rejecting fears by doctors they could get arrested, Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday signed a new law restricting who can get an abortion.

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Tuesday, a judge said he has yet to be convinced that the rights of Maricopa County voters are being protected in the audit being conducted at the demand of the state Senate.

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Arizona is not going to get more representation in Washington.

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Arizona lawmakers, who began the year with one of the highest number of voting restriction bills in the nation, are winding down a legislative session in which it appears only a few of those bills will survive.

By Ryan Knappenberger, Cronkite News April 26, 2021
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The attorney for the private firm hired by the Senate to audit the 2020 election is trying to deny public access to the policies and procedures they are using to audit the returns.

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Speeding past a stopped police vehicle or tow truck could soon take a big chunk out of your wallet.

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Arizona already has seen a few fires this year, and experts say the state is likely to experience another major year for wildfires.

By Rylee Walter, Cronkite News April 24, 2021
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Beyond the physical toll of COVID-19, many are facing pandemic-related mental health challenges, including the way they view themselves and their bodies.

By Samantha Molina, Cronkite News April 24, 2021
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With summerlike heat already here and triple-digit temperatures around the corner, Arizonans are cranking up the air-conditioning in April. As electricity use increases, some Arizona residents who struggle to pay their power bill risk being disconnected.

By Emma Richburg, Cronkite News April 24, 2021
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The Senate's audit of Maricopa County election returns will continue, at least for the time being.

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With vaccination efforts in full force, airlines and airports are on their way to bouncing back from a year in which passenger traffic fell as much as 96% because of the pandemic, officials told a Senate panel Wednesday.

By Jacob Holter, Cronkite News April 24, 2021
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Tribes face a digital divide “as big as the Grand Canyon” and a “not even quantifiable” lack of utility access, just two of the problems outlined at a House hearing Wednesday on infrastructure needs in Indian Country.

By Sarah Oven, Cronkite News April 23, 2021
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The Arizona Democratic Party is going to court to halt -- or at least delay -- the audit of Maricopa County election results.

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Efforts to strip the ability to vote early from potentially hundreds of thousands of Arizonans stalled Thursday amid a vocal and name-calling spat between two Senate Republicans.

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Acting under the banner of protecting disability rights, the Republican-controlled legislature on Thursday voted along party lines to impose a new restriction on a woman's right to terminate a pregnancy by making it a crime to abort a fetus because of a fetal genetic defect.

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