Aggregated Arizona News Articles
- USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely
Damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely, officials said.
Fox News. Sun, 27 May 2018 12:15:00 GMT.
- Arizona bank would be state's first de novo since crisis
Organizers of Scottsdale Community Bank plan to raise a minimum of $16 million.
American Banker. Sun, 27 May 2018 03:42:03 GMT.
- McCain's Battle Continues: GOP Not So Worried About Senate Seat
As an important election deadline nears in Arizona, Republicans' worries over keeping the party's seat - and the Senate majority - while Sen. John McCain continues his battle with cancer are starting to ease somewhat.
Newsmax. Sat, 26 May 2018 17:37:29 EDT.
- USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely following damage
Engineers say damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely
Associated Press. Boston.com. Sat, 26 May 2018 21:33:20 +0000.
- Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did not brake
Federal investigators say the autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her but didn't stop automatically because emergency braking was disabled.
WDRB - Louisville, Kentucky. Sat, 26 May 2018 12:06:00 EDT.
- No rain in sight: Fire fears force land closures in Arizona
Fears of massive wildfires force closures on federal and state land in Arizona.
WBTV - Charlotte, North Carolina. Sat, 26 May 2018 01:33:00 EDT.
- Campgrounds closed due to fire restrictions
Memorial Day weekend is a popular time to head north of the Valley, but parts of some of Arizona's national forests are closed due to dangerous fire conditions. FOX 10's Anita Roman reports.
Fox News. Sat, 26 May 2018 00:22:26 GMT.
- Uber fatal crash: Self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, didn't brake
The autonomous vehicle that killed an Arizona woman had six seconds to stop, according to federal investigators
CBS News. Fri, 25 May 2018 12:05:47 +0000.
- Uber self-driving car saw pedestrian but did not brake before crash
In the crash in March, the driver began steering less than a second before impact but did not brake until less than a second after impact. Elaine Herzberg was fatally hit in the Arizona collision.
Daily Mail. Fri, 25 May 2018 01:53:46 +0100.
- Emergency Braking Was Disabled When Self-Driving Uber Killed Woman, Report Says
A computer system failure and an inattentive safety driver kept the vehicle from stopping before killing a woman in Arizona in March, the National Transportation Safety Board said.
Daisuke Wakabayashi. New York Times. Thu, 24 May 2018 21:21:35 GMT.
- Self-driving Uber was aware of pedestrian but didn't stop, probe on fatal Arizona crash finds
The self-driving technology deployed in an Uber which struck and killed a woman crossing the street in Arizona recently, noted a pedestrian was on the road, but didn't stop, a preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board says.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 24 May 2018 12:35:20 EDT.
- Can You Teach Evolution Without Saying the Word? Arizona Is About to Find Out.
Mentions of evolution could be replaced with "change over time," according to the state's superintendent.
Live Science. Thu, 24 May 2018 12:25:00 EDT.
- Senate primary splits Arizona conservatives between Joe Arpaio and Kelli Ward
The divide could pave the way for the more moderate candidate, Rep. Martha McSally
CBS News. Thu, 24 May 2018 11:33:14 +0000.
- Uber shuts Arizona self-driving program two months after fatal crash
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber has shut down its self-driving car operation in Arizona two months after a fatal crash involving one of its vehicles, the company said on Wednesday.
Reuters. Wed, 23 May 2018 21:03:17 -0400.
- Robot Car Race Twists: Uber Leaves Arizona And Apple Said To Have VW Deal
The ride-share giant appears to be recalibrating its autonomous vehicle program after a fatal accident and a legal fight with Waymo that cut its momentum. ...
By Alan Ohnsman, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Wed, 23 May 2018 20:50:00 -0400.
Arizona Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Arizona as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||6,931,071||1.66|
|July 1, 2015||6,817,565||1.45|
|July 1, 2014||6,719,993||1.44|
|July 1, 2013||6,624,617||1.14|
|July 1, 2012||6,549,634||1.28|
|July 1, 2011||6,467,163||0.92|
|July 1, 2010||6,408,312|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Arizona was 6,392,017.
In 2008, the estimated population of Arizona was 6,500,180, whereas
in 2006, the population of Arizona was about 6,178,251.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Arizona's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Arizona
web page. For maps of Arizona,
visit this Arizona Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Phoenix, Arizona.
Arizona newspaper publishers
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addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
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