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US Chamber: 235K Arizona Jobs at Stake if NAFTA Falls Through

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's latest reports says every state would suffer.

Border Truckers Say New Regulation Means Major Revenue Loss

Owner-operated trucking companies on the border say the Department of Transportation is overstepping.

Arizona, Sonora Governors Launch 'Megaregion' Marketing Plan

Doug Ducey and Claudia Pavlovich say they are not waiting for their federal governments to work together.

Hispanic Chamber President: Trade With Mexico Means 110K Arizona Jobs

Border communities rely on industries built around cross-border trade.

Novel Topic, Campaign Announcement Slow NAFTA Talks, Expert Says

Round 5 of negotiations wraps up, leaving skepticism the deal will conclude in 2018.

Border Patrol Hosts 'Coffee With a Cop' Event in Tucson

Agents and residents enjoy the opportunity to get to know each other on a personal level.

Universities in U.S. and Mexico Partner on Telescope Project

Mirror to be made at University of Arizona, telescope to be installed in Baja California

Nogales Border Patrol Increasing Penalty for First-Time Undocumented Immigrants

The change means many suspected undocumented immigrants are now charged criminally.

Border Patrol Adopts New Policy for First-Time Border Crossers

In the past, crossing the border illegally for the first time likely meant a court date and release.

Border Wall Contractors Ask AG Sessions for Help

Tucson, other cities have threatened boycotts against construction firms

Historic Backlog in U.S. Immigration Cases Could Reach 1 Million by 2020

The political bias of judges goes unchecked and unchallenged.

Elections, New Proposals Could Delay NAFTA Deal

Expert thinks trade talks were extended because US negotiators introduced food trade as a topic.

Central American Transgender Asylum Seekers Released

Gay men in the same group are still being held in detention.

Bringing Independence to Mexican Children Living With Disabilities

Cross-border nonprofit has built hundreds of specialty wheel chairs for children.

A 1960s Documentary Hidden for Decades - Now Revealed in Tucson.

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Should honorably discharged veterans be able to get their citizenship and military benefits restored after trouble with the law? And, a local artist's adventures canoeing with alligators in a Florida river.

Flake Bill Includes Border Security and DACA Proposal

The Arizona senator is proposing a bill he thinks both sides will like.

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