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Analysis: Arizona State University's engineering program ranks 44th best in the nation, study finds

Arizona State University finished 44th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

COCONINO COUNTY: Repairs beginning on North Schultz Flood area mitigation measures

Contractors will begin repairs next week to both on- and off-forest flood mitigation measures in the northern portion of the Schultz Flood area.

Analysis: Yuma area posts 120th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 967 properties in the Yuma area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 120th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: BFL Construction Co., Inc. Names Figueroa Chief Commercial Officer

BFL Construction Co., Inc. promoted Isaac Figueroa to Chief Commercial Officer. Figueroa will be responsible for spearheading BFL’s commercial strategy, business development and marketing efforts along with managing client, community and government relations.

Pinal County ranks 191st among counties in highest exporting metros

Pinal County ranks 191st in trade with $292.18 million in exports in 2017.

2 OfficeMax stores to close in Arizona

Thirty-six stores owned by Office Depot Inc., including two stores in Arizona, are holding liquidation sales as they prepare to close their doors, according to a report in Business Insider.

Maricopa County ranks 17th among counties in highest exporting metros

Maricopa County ranks 17th in trade with $12.93 billion in exports in 2017.

Pinal County exported $0.29 billion worth of goods in 2017

Pinal County exported $0.29 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 31.8 percent from $0.22 billion in 2016.

GREATER PHOENIX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber advocates for small business at the state capitol

The Greater Phoenix Chamber’s Public Affairs program influences local and national government in support of the Chamber’s members and a vibrant economy. By lobbying for pro-growth policy, the Chamber advocates for a pro-business environment.

Maricopa County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Maricopa County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Pinal County exports down 34% since 2013

Pinal County exports decreased 34 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Analysis: Arizona posts 27th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,146 properties in Arizona started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 27th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: Governor Ducey Joins Bob And Renee Parsons Foundation To Announce 100 Club Donation

Governor Doug Ducey yesterday joined Bob and Renee Parsons at the Arizona State Capitol to announce that the Bob and Renee Parsons Foundation will donate $3.6 million over the next three years to the 100 Club of Arizona.

Mexico is the top destination for Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ metro area exports in 2017

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ exported $3.02 billion to Mexico in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 14.5 percent from $3.53 billion in 2016.

Maricopa County exports up 17.2% since 2013

Maricopa County exports increased 17.2 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Analysis: University of Arizona-Tucson medical school ranks 62nd best for primary care in the nation

University of Arizona-Tucson finished in a tie for 62nd in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Arizona State University-Tempe tops the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Santa Cruz County residents is highest in Arizona

Santa Cruz County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Arizona, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: University of Arizona-Tucson ranks 65th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

University of Arizona-Tucson finished in a tie for 65th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

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