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Three American Legion posts stand within miles of each other in central Phoenix, a curious reminder of how segregation once ruled the U.S. Southwest as well as the Deep South.

Arizona school district officials are considering former school buildings to house migrant families.


Phoenix leaders said Wednesday that the city charter prevented them from acting on a formal request to fire police officers caught on video pointing guns and hurling obscenities at a black couple.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is looking ahead two decades with a plan that calls for expanding and improving facilities to match projected cargo and passenger growth.

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Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro touted his plans for police reform during a stop in Phoenix.