GANNETT Syndication Service
Phoenix - Local
Phoenix writers Nuvia Enriquez and Eduardo Bernal launched online publication to fill a "gap in arts and culture coverage from a Latino perspective."
Posted: April 27, 2017, 9:28 pm
Valley business owners are joining forces with the Women Owned Women Operated Business social network and directory.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 9:23 pm
Whenever people are suffering the most is where Kayla always seemed to be drawn, her mother said. Now her parents are drawn to her daughter's cause.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 9:21 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 9:14 pm
Cathy Hocking shook her daughter's diploma with pride on the Grand Canyon University stage Thursday morning.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 8:50 pm
Higher education still seems likely to get more resources from the state than in recent years, but Ducey's plan has gained no traction in the Legislature.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 8:39 pm
The Sawmill Fire has burned more than 40,000 acres in southern Arizona. The Cactus Fire has consumed 500 acres near the Salt River.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 8:20 pm
Cathy Hocking accepts a degree from Grand Canyon University on behalf of her daughter, Karli Richardson, 20, who died in a car crash on I-17 along with her sister, Kelsey, 18, on April 14, 2017. Hannah Gaber/azcentral.com
Posted: April 27, 2017, 8:18 pm
Sarah Collins (Dalvin Hollins’ mom) and Fred Franklin (Dalvin Hollins’ stepfather) speak at a press conference, April 27, 2017, in front of Tempe City Hall, 31 East Fifth Street, Tempe. Mark Henle/azcentral.com
Posted: April 27, 2017, 7:51 pm
The Sawmill Fire continues to blaze in southern Arizona off of State Route 83 south of the Interstate 10, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 7:46 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 7:42 pm
Fire officials use planes and various methods to fight Sawmill Fire, according to the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 7:35 pm
Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas is calling for a sales-tax hike to fund an 11 percent teacher pay raise.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 7:12 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 7:11 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 6:57 pm
The Northern Arizona University shooting trial's judge suspended jury deliberations to consider arguments for mistrial.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 6:32 pm
Judge Dan Slayton rejected a mistrial motion in the first-degree murder trial of former Northern Arizona University student Steven Jones. The jury returned to deliberations after hearing a special instruction from the judge.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 6:25 pm
Maricopa County partners with University of Arizona on a vehicle test track to demo the latest “smart technologies.”
Posted: April 27, 2017, 5:42 pm
A professor was sued for breach of contract after he developed a training program for Phoenix police officers that contained materials similar to the Chicago Police Department's.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 5:41 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 5:38 pm
There are currently 57 travel-related cases of Zika in Arizona. Although there are no locally acquired cases reported as of yet, DHS has launched a campaign to educate the public.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 5:36 pm
A Phoenix neighborhood is trying to come to grips with the murder of a beloved street vendor who they say took care of everybody who crossed his path.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 5:07 pm
One man was killed and another was critically injured when shots were fired during an altercation Wednesday night in north Phoenix, police said.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 2:29 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 5:12 am
A San Tan Valley school is shutting off its drinking fountains and not using tap water for cooking, after tests at a local water plant revealed nitrate levels in the water that exceeded the maximum allowable amount.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 4:54 am
Posted: April 27, 2017, 4:43 am
A man has been arrested on suspicion of several indecent-exposure incidents after police observed him contacting girls on their way to school, the Mesa Police Department said.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 3:18 am
Snowflake Junior High School was one of three national winners, earning $170,000 in technology for the school.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 2:25 am
The American Association of Suicidology is convening its 50th annual conference in Phoenix this week by promoting its vision, and at this year's conference, that vision was prevalent.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 1:02 am
Posted: April 27, 2017, 12:36 am
Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes will promote Matt Morales to deputy recorder and chief of staff.
Posted: April 27, 2017, 12:02 am
Former NAU student Steven Jones is on trial for shooting four students, one fatally, during an altercation that spilled onto campus in October 2015.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:57 pm
Chandler police are asking the public to be on the lookout for a man who attempted to grab a 5-year-old girl Wednesday.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:11 pm
The two 16-year-old defendants charged in a series of crimes at Hamilton High School were released from custody and await transfer hearings.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 9:24 pm
Arizona has long been a destination for stargazers and astronomers who take advantage of the state's dark skies. Here are 15 amazing photos that show off the best Arizona has to offer.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 6:12 pm
Five of the top 10 high schools in the country are in Arizona, according to U.S. News and World Report. And they're all branches of the same charter school.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 4:08 am
There might be a parasite in your brain that is aiding in research to find a cure to Alzheimer's and other brain-related illnesses.
Posted: April 25, 2017, 11:27 pm
Posted: April 25, 2017, 8:50 pm
Posted: April 25, 2017, 7:52 pm
Posted: April 24, 2017, 1:16 pm
Posted: April 23, 2017, 11:01 pm
12 years after Yuma's La Mesa Street killings, a jury will decide if there is enough evidence to convict the man accused
The man now on trial for killing a six people in 2005 looks nothing like witnesses' initial description of the killer. But some crucial physical evidence — and the absence of an alibi — may weigh against Preston Strong.
Posted: April 23, 2017, 8:24 am
Posted: April 22, 2017, 4:34 pm
Firefighter unions across the state donated hundreds and thousands of dollars to candidates they often had never met.
Posted: April 11, 2017, 9:40 pm
Tens of thousands of mustangs still roam the American West. As their numbers grow, and homes for them dwindle, the real burden is not on the horses, but on the people.
Posted: March 26, 2017, 8:01 am
After a 2016 Republic investigation, Navajo Housing Authority comes under HUD scrutiny as new questions arise on costs to fix, build reservation homes.
Posted: March 23, 2017, 10:41 pm
The fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy in Phoenix, which resulted in murder charges against his parents, leaves multiple questions.
Posted: March 23, 2017, 9:17 pm
In 1995, Danny Valdez got caught up in a drug deal where a man died. Valdez was charged with murder. He took a plea agreement to avoid the death penalty.
Posted: March 20, 2017, 7:44 pm
In a remote corner of the Grand Canyon, Havasupai parents are suing the federal government for failing to educate their children.
Posted: March 15, 2017, 4:06 am
Beneath the Colorado Plateau, valuable uranium is laced amid ancient rock, waiting to be mined. Alongside it seeps the water that feeds the Colorado River and the cities of the Southwest. Life and death, environmentalists warn, are connected underground.
Posted: March 8, 2017, 6:35 pm
Posted: February 16, 2017, 9:10 am
Posted: February 16, 2017, 9:06 am
Posted: February 3, 2017, 1:48 pm
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Posted: March 21, 2016, 8:04 pm