Phoenix, Arizona - With the official fire season coming to a close, Governor Doug Ducey thanked our firefighters and first responders while urging Arizonans to continue exercising caution when recreating.

Phoenix, Arizona - Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Melissa Talal was sentenced to 2 years in prison after stealing from an Arizona non-profit cancer support charity. Talal pled guilty to 1 count of Theft and 2 counts of Fraudulent Schemes and Artifices.

Scottsdale, Arizona - The long-awaited Children’s Learning & Play Festival opens at WestWorld of Scottsdale on Saturday, October 1. The festival is free, indoors and open to the public with widely-acclaimed children’s authors, illustrators, live music and performances, local vendors and activities for toddlers, children and young adults.

Phoenix, Arizona - Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a judge sentenced Chalice Zeitner to more than 25 years in prison after Zeitner faked cancer to qualify for a taxpayer funded abortion and scammed veterans charities out of more than $15,000. Zeitner was convicted of 17 felonies at two separate trials. The Attorney General’s Office prosecuted this case after an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation Phoenix Field Office and AHCCCS.

Phoenix, Arizona - In observance of Patriot Day, and on the 15th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in United States history, Governor Doug Ducey has ordered that flags at all Arizona state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Sunday, September 11, 2016, from sunrise to sunset, in honor of the nearly 3,000 innocent lives taken from us.