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The House has passed a bill repealing a 2013 law barring state and local law officers from enforcing off-highway vehicle laws on closed federal lands. [...]
Tue, Mar 03, 2015
Source Tucson News Now
The House has approved a bill making the maximum penalty for speeding up to ten miles over the speed limit just $15. [...]
Tue, Mar 03, 2015
Source Tucson News Now
Border patrol agents with the Tucson sector stopped two separate attempts to smuggle illegal immigrants in car trunks. [...]
Tue, Mar 03, 2015
Source Tucson News Now
Facing scrutiny over its practices for responding to sexual assault, a liberal arts college in Iowa has taken the unusual step of asking federal investigators to review whether three cases were handled appropriately. [...]
Tue, Mar 03, 2015
Source Tucson News Now
Department of Homeland Security workers, including Border Patrol agents, will be paid for another year, as Congress voted 257-167 on Tuesday to fund the agency, ending a dispute over controversial amendments that would have blocked funding for Presdient Obama's recent executive actions on immigration. [...]
Tue, Mar 03, 2015
Source Tucson Sentinel
Supreme Court justices grilled both sides in the Arizona Legislature's challenge of a voter-approved redistricting commission. Opponents say the Constitution give the job of redistricting to lawmakers, but some justices argued that ultimate legislative power belongs to voters. [...]
Mon, Mar 02, 2015
Source Tucson Sentinel
Activists say Nicoll Hernández-Polanco, a transgender woman from Guatemala, is being held at an all-male facility and has suffered sexual assault by fellow detainees and ill treatment by guards. [...]
Mon, Mar 02, 2015
Source Tucson Sentinel
The winter storm in Flagstaff on Monday may have closed public schools and forced offices to work with skeleton staffs, but it's a welcome treat for many Flagstaff businesses. The northern Arizona city relies on its winter economy, officials said. And so far, the season has been mostly dry. [...]
Mon, Mar 02, 2015
Source Tucson Sentinel