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Phoenix bus drivers rally at City Hall in protest of their contract negotiations with Transdev, the company that manages some bus routes for the city.

Phoenix bus drivers marched through City Hall to protest the latest contract offer from the company that manages a portion of city bus routes. Transdev also runs Tucson's Sun Tran system, which just saw drivers strike for 42 days before a settlement was reached. Read more»

Arpaio appeared before U.S. District Judge Murray Snow, who filed the injunction in 2011 to halt racial profiling during traffic stops.

Taking the stand in a civil-contempt hearing Thursday, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said he wasn't directly involved in an internal investigation of his officers. Read more»

Dental X-rays are a key part of an effort by the Maricopa County Medical Examiner’s Office to address about 200 sets of unidentified human remains.

There are roughly 300 sets of remains awaiting identification in Maricopa County. In total, the state has 1,300 open cases, accounting for 13 percent of all unidentified remains in the nation — second only to California. Read more»