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Former Maricopa County Accessor Paul Petersen will serve up to 15 years in prison for crimes connected to an international adoption scheme.
Posted: April 22, 2021, 2:10 am
James Duncan was arrested on suspicion of causing a crash last Friday northwest of Payson that killed Aden Morris, Tish Morris and Georgia Burnside.
Posted: April 22, 2021, 1:42 am
Janelle Wood, a local organizer and founder of Black Mothers Forum, said that she's glad Chauvin was convicted on all charges, but that is not enough.
Posted: April 22, 2021, 1:10 am
After Wednesday, the Phoenix area is expected to cool down with a 20% chance of rain on Thursday evening, officials said.
Posted: April 22, 2021, 12:27 am
After a failed attempt to pass protections in 2016, a newly-elected council majority passed the anti-discrimination ordinance on Tuesday.
Posted: April 22, 2021, 12:11 am
Black Mothers Forum, Inc. and Unity Collective members asked Gov. Doug Ducey to veto HB 2309 and acknowledge a need for ongoing police accountability.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 11:51 pm
A woman was hospitalized in serious condition after officials found her with a gunshot wound near Mercer Lane and 15th Avenue in Phoenix.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 10:52 pm
Arizona is the only state to require foster-child advocates to pass a lie-detector test. Juvenile judges question if it's needed or deters volunteers.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 10:20 pm
A total of 57 people have been arrested in connection to the May looting and vandalism at Scottsdale Fashion Square.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 10:19 pm
Edward Crocker, 18, was pronounced dead after he was thrown from a vehicle during a two-car crash Tuesday afternoon.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 10:04 pm
The state's overall COVID-19 death and case rates since Jan. 21, 2020, still remain among the worst in the country.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 9:38 pm
Police said Sergio Alonso Nevarez-Dominguez, 34, was arrested early Tuesday on suspicion of attempting to kill another person.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 7:58 pm
Arizonans share broad consensus on key issues facing the state, like education and immigration, regardless of their backgrounds, a new report found.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 7:22 pm
Scottsdale, Phoenix, Tempe, Mesa and Peoria restaurants cited for violations in our inspections review. Also, see 20 restaurants with top scores.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 7:00 pm
The state's seven-day average for new reported COVID-19 cases was 648 on Wednesday. The average had reached as high as 9,800 in January.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 6:33 pm
A fire burned a first-floor unit at a Maryvale apartment building just after midnight on April 21, 2021, in the area of Maryvale Parkway and Indian School Road, according to Phoenix Fire Department.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 4:54 pm
The fire happened early Wednesday at an apartment building near Maryvale Parkway and Indian School Road, according to Phoenix fire officials.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 4:52 pm
Kent State and the University of Arizona's Global Vaccine Poem project's work is shared at COVID-19 vaccine sites across the country
Posted: April 21, 2021, 4:41 pm
ASU joined NAU this week in being among the first of Arizona's largest universities to see more than 100 positive COVID-19 cases in the past seven weeks.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 4:10 pm
Tish and Aden Morris were among three killed in a crash Friday on State Route 87, about six miles northwest of Payson.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 3:20 pm
Stephanie Begay said her sister Tammy Begay was outdoorsy, outgoing and goofy and was working toward a career in dental hygiene.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 2:00 pm
Arizona nonprofit Southwest Human Development partnered with Little Free Libraries to help bring more books to underserved areas throughout the state.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 2:00 pm
Pima County's goal of getting a federally-operated COVID-19 vaccine site appears to have failed, but another plan is underway.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 1:30 pm
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Posted: April 19, 2021, 6:52 pm