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The Navajo Tribe still doesn't know if it will have a new president next week. The Navajo president has vetoed legislation that would have essentially erased the fluency requirement for that tribe’s top office.
Arizona’s First Congressional District is one of the most competitive races in the country. It’s a huge district and geographically it makes up around two-thirds of the state. And it’s relatively new.
Southern Arizona's 2nd Congressional District race is a rematch between Republican Martha McSally, a retired Air Force Colonel, and Democratic incumbent Ron Barber. In 2012 Barber barely beat McSally. This time around, it’s one of the most expensive races in the country with candidate and outside spending reaching nearly $14.5 million with elections a week away.
A University of Colorado fellowship recipient is following the Rio Grande from its headwaters in Colorado through New Mexico and Texas to the Gulf of Mexico. He's documenting damage to a river that provides water to millions of people in the United States and Mexico.
As Election Day fast approaches the Navajo branches of government are still trying to determine who has control over the electoral process.
A judge in New Mexico has issued a temporary injunction order against a state agency tasked with deciding the fate of the Gila River. The agency is accused of violating the state's open meeting rules.
The Navajo Supreme Court has disqualified a presidential candidate because he doesn’t speak fluent Navajo, a requirement for the tribe’s top office. But questions remain about the election going forward.
Some residents in the border town of Arivaca, Ariz., have claimed a local Border Patrol checkpoint does not make the community safer, but subjects people, especially Latinos, to unnecessary harassment.
Immigrant rights activists are hoping Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s worksite raids will be the next Arizona policy to fail in court.
In a wide-ranging conversation with Democratic Rep. Bet O'Rourke of Texas, he says the United States can create a more secure border and crate jobs via economic assistance to the city of Juárez, Mexico.
Human Rights Watch alleges that Central Americans arriving at the United States border are routinely denied the chance to ask for asylum.
The federal government is giving Arizona tribes $19.5 million to improve water quality, waste management and establish better environmental practices.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday halted strict new rules for clinics that provide abortions in Texas. The order holds until a legal challenge against those rules goes before a federal appeals court.
The Navajo presidential race just got a little more complex. The name of the disqualified candidate will remain on the ballot.
About 200 immigrant children held at a family detention center in Artesia attend classes in math, science and physical education. They also recieve English language courses.

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