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The top two Republicans who lost their races for state office last month are making a new legal bid in their separate effort to outlaw the use of machines to tabulate votes in Arizona.

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A mother and father of two as well as another parent, all Indian nationals, were the drowning victims recovered from a frigid Arizona lake.

December 29, 2022
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A former U.S. Border Patrol agent in Arizona has been sentenced to more than a dozen years in prison for trafficking drugs and taking bribes on the job.

December 28, 2022
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Kari Lake may have lost her legal bid to set aside the results of the governor's race which she lost to Democrat Katie Hobbs by more than 17,000 votes.

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Arizona will take down a makeshift wall made of shipping containers at the Mexico border, settling a lawsuit and political tussle with the U.S. government over trespassing on federal lands.

December 25, 2022
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Voters said no to a plan that would have added one-tenth of a penny to the state sales tax to benefit rural fire districts, but firefighters warn that the need – and the threat to public safety – have not gone away.

By By Haley Smilow, Cronkite News December 25, 2022
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A judge on Saturday refused to overturn the results of the gubernatorial race, ruling that Katie Hobbs had won after rejecting claims by Kari Lake of misconduct in how the election was conducted.

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ark Finchem, the failed candidate for secretary of state, now wants to appeal a ruling upholding the election of Adrian Fontes, his Democratic foe.

December 23, 2022
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A judge refused Friday to overturn the results of the election for attorney general and declare Abe Hamadeh the winner.

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An expert witness hired by lawyers for Kari Lake testified Wednesday he found ballots for the general election printed with the wrong size image.

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Unsuccessful attorney general hopeful Abe Hamadeh will get a chance to try to have the election results set aside.

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Kari Lake gets her day in court this week -- well, actually two days -- to try to prove that she should be installed as the next governor despite election returns showing she lost to Katie Hobbs.

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The first weeks of 2023 will be crucial for Southwest U.S. states and water entities to agree how to use less water from the drought-stricken and fast-shrinking Colorado River, a top federal water manager said Friday.

By By KEN RITTER, Associated Press December 18, 2022
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A judge late Friday quashed a bid by Mark Finchem to overturn his loss to Adrian Fontes for secretary of state, saying he presented no evidence to support such a radical move.

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The attorney for Secretary of State Katie Hobbs asked judges Tuesday to throw out bids by Kari Lake and Mark Finchem to overturn the election results.

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Incoming Gov. Katie Hobbs appears ready to side with school districts in their legal fight with the state and legislative leaders over whether they were illegally denied money for years they need to maintain classrooms and build new schools.

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Incoming Gov. Katie Hobbs is going to halt any further work on building a wall of storage containers on the state's southern border.

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Coronavirus-related hospital admissions are climbing again in the United States, with older adults a growing share of U.S. deaths and fewer than half of nursing home residents up to date on COVID-19 vaccinations.

By By CARLA K. JOHNSON and LAURA UNGAR, Associated Press December 12, 2022
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Kari Lake, the Republican defeated in Arizona governor’s race, is formally challenging her loss to Democrat Katie Hobbs, asking a court to throw out certified election results from the state’s most populous county and either declare her the winner or rerun the governor’s election in that county.

By By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press December 11, 2022
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Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s switch from Democrat to independent won’t change the balance of power in the U.S. Senate. But it could affect her political fortunes back home.

By By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press December 10, 2022
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Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema announced Friday she has registered as an independent, a renegade move that could bolster her political brand but won't upend the Democrats' narrow Senate majority. She says she will not caucus with Republicans.

By By JONATHAN J. COOPER and LISA MASCARO, Associated Press December 9, 2022
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The head of the Arizona Republican Party wants Attorney General Mark Brnovich to investigate whether Democrat Katie Hobbs used her official position "to suppress free speech.''

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Time marches on, on the double. It’s been 81 years since the bombing of Pearl Harbor catapulted the United States into World War II.

December 7, 2022
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Arizona parents have flocked to apply for the state’s new universal Empowerment Scholarship Accounts, which let any family apply for state funds to pay for their child’s schooling, regardless of need.

By By John Brown, Cronkite News December 7, 2022
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Special counsel Jack Smith has subpoenaed local election officials in Wisconsin, Michigan, Arizona and Pennsylvania, asking for communications with or involving former President Donald Trump, his 2020 campaign aides and a list of allies involved in his efforts to try to overturn the results of the election.

By By SCOTT BAUER and JILL COLVIN, Associated Press December 6, 2022

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